The first table below looks at the demand for the Backup Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Dorset 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backup Engineer
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.03% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 - £315
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
Job Titles Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
181 232 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 92.82% 95.47% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 135 158
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £198 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 19
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -26.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £17.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
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Backup Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Backup Engineer in the job title across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Backup Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Backup Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Backup Engineer across the Dorset region.

Backup Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Backup Engineer
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region that cited Backup Engineer in their job title 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 with Backup Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) FalconStor
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery

Backup Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region that cited Backup Engineer in their job title 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 with Backup Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) FalconStor