The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
England / East Midlands
Rank - 95 92
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category - 5.21% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £223 £250
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £10.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £27.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
101 96 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.05% 5.97% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 41 50
Median daily rate £425 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £289 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 5
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.94 £21.00 £23.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +24.44%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands