The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 169 179 195
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 2 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.52% 1.74% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 10
Median daily rate £284 £200 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.87% -43.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £200 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £280 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £228 £230 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.08% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £11.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.47% +20.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
384 459 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.25% 9.75% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 364 385
Median daily rate £513 £448 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.52% +6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 13
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% -13.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+26.19% -6.66%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Backup Exec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

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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 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Symantec
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) SCOM
2 6 (85.71%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
3 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
4 4 (57.14%) Capacity Management
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
4 4 (57.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 4 (57.14%) Software Deployment
4 4 (57.14%) IBM BigFix
4 4 (57.14%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Phone
4 4 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
4 4 (57.14%) Migration

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) Extranet
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Server Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Server Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Support
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Server Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Server Support
4 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
2 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Phone
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 4 (57.14%) Capacity Management
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Software Deployment
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) XenApp
3 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (57.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (57.14%) UAG
5 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
5 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCOM
2 4 (57.14%) IBM BigFix
2 4 (57.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 2 (28.57%) HP SIM
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Symantec
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Altiris
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) EMC