The first table below looks at the demand for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 207 190 215
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +25
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 3 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.046% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.75% 1.70% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Average daily rate £245 £320 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.43% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £280 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £356 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £225 £220
% change year-on-year
+44.44% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £18.00 £17.16
% change year-on-year
-36.11% +4.89%
Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
399 411 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.18% 6.59% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 302 281
Average daily rate £414 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.30 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £30.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
Backup Exec
London

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Backup Exec across the City of London region.

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Backup Exec Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec across the City of London region.

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Backup Exec.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MS Access
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Backup Exec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
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