The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Backup Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
Backup Engineer
Rank 130 134 143
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 1 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.041% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.37% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £513 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.20% -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £329 £350
% change year-on-year
-20.09% -6.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £29.48 £190.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -84.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.48 £190.00
% change year-on-year
- -84.48%
Backup Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2329 2733 2925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.45% 95.39% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1327 1548 1749
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 243 237
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.84 £40.18 £37.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Backup Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Backup Engineer in the job title.

Backup Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Backup Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Backup Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Backup Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Backup Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Backup Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk - 1 £513 -
Backup Engineer
England

Backup Engineer Skill Set
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Backup Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring Backup Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Backup Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management