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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 118 127 137
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.30% 3.51% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate £125 £165 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £140 £310
% change year-on-year
+142.85% -54.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.19 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+48.62% +75.52%
Backup Exec
England

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
182 171 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.17% 6.42% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 77 128
Average daily rate £438 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.81% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £164 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +5 6 £125 -
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
3 9 (81.82%) Symantec
3 9 (81.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
5 7 (63.64%) VMware
5 7 (63.64%) ITIL
6 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
7 5 (45.45%) MS Office
7 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
7 5 (45.45%) IBM Notes
7 5 (45.45%) IBM Domino
7 5 (45.45%) Lotus
8 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
8 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (36.36%) VPN
8 4 (36.36%) DNS
8 4 (36.36%) MetaFrame
8 4 (36.36%) Office 365
8 4 (36.36%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (36.36%) XenApp
8 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
9 3 (27.27%) Degree
9 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (27.27%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (45.45%) IBM Domino
1 5 (45.45%) IBM Notes
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Support
3 2 (18.18%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) MetaFrame
4 4 (36.36%) XenApp
5 2 (18.18%) vSphere
6 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) Symantec
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) Lotus
6 1 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (9.09%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) HP