The table below looks at the statistics for the Backup Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backup Engineer
Rank 139 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £190.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £190.00 - -
Backup Engineer
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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
2879 2214 2889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.69% 93.30% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1733 1094 1426
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £198 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 211 314
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.08 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Backup Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) IBM
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) NetBackup
3 6 (66.67%) Backup Exec
3 6 (66.67%) Brocade
3 6 (66.67%) HPUX
3 6 (66.67%) IBM XIV
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) SUSE
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) NAS
7 1 (11.11%) HP SIM
7 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (11.11%) MVS
7 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) HTTP

Backup Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) IBM XIV
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) HPUX
3 2 (22.22%) SUSE
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 6 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (11.11%) HP SIM
3 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (11.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) IBM
2 6 (66.67%) Brocade
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
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