The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills 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 Exec over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 136 111 116
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 3 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.11% 0.66% 0.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.28% 8.99% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Average daily rate
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£210 £190 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -20.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £213 £325
% change year-on-year
+37.64% -34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Average hourly rate - £23.20 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.48% +32.57%
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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 East of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
235 178 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.35% 7.31% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 92 88
Average daily rate £363 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £120 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 20
Average hourly rate £16.72 £21.75 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.12% -8.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.13 £24.92 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.03 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.69%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Backup Exec
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 Exec across the East of England region.

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Backup Exec
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 Exec across the East of England region.

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -4 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £210 -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
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Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Backup Exec also 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 that cited Backup Exec.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
2 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
3 14 (60.87%) NetBackup
4 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
4 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
5 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
5 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
5 11 (47.83%) Symantec
6 10 (43.48%) Linux
6 10 (43.48%) SAN
6 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
6 10 (43.48%) VMware
7 9 (39.13%) HPUX
7 9 (39.13%) IBM
7 9 (39.13%) Brocade
7 9 (39.13%) IBM XIV
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
8 8 (34.78%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (34.78%) Sophos
8 8 (34.78%) Firewall
8 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (34.78%) vSphere
9 7 (30.43%) DHCP
9 7 (30.43%) DNS
9 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
9 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (30.43%) Project Planning
9 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Backup Exec also 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 that cited Backup Exec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
2 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (21.74%) IIS
4 2 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) SAN
2 8 (34.78%) Firewall
3 7 (30.43%) DNS
3 7 (30.43%) DHCP
4 3 (13.04%) Broadband
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) LAN
5 2 (8.70%) WAN
6 1 (4.35%) HTTP
6 1 (4.35%) VPN
6 1 (4.35%) MPLS
6 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.35%) MS Access
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Backup Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support
6 1 (4.35%) IT Technician
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) IBM XIV
2 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
3 5 (21.74%) Clustering
4 3 (13.04%) iPhone
5 1 (4.35%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) HPUX
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 2000
6 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
9 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Project Planning
2 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) VBA
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
1 15 (65.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) vSphere
3 5 (21.74%) vCloud
3 5 (21.74%) VMware ESX
4 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (60.87%) NetBackup
2 8 (34.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (13.04%) WSUS
4 1 (4.35%) SCCM
4 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
1 11 (47.83%) Symantec
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) Brocade
3 9 (39.13%) IBM
4 8 (34.78%) Sophos
5 5 (21.74%) Citrix
5 5 (21.74%) Acronis
5 5 (21.74%) McAfee
5 5 (21.74%) Veritas
6 4 (17.39%) HP
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco
7 3 (13.04%) Avaya
8 1 (4.35%) CommVault
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle
8 1 (4.35%) Adobe
8 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.35%) Apple
8 1 (4.35%) Spiceworks
8 1 (4.35%) BT