The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the East of England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 138 106 117
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +11
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 6 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.53% 0.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.28% 6.70% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 9
Average daily rate £370 £225 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.44% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £225 £220
% change year-on-year
+44.44% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £18.00 £17.16
% change year-on-year
-36.11% +4.89%
Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
263 179 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.34% 7.95% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 77 97
Average daily rate £370 £311 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.87% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £94 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £387 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 18
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £22.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £13.30 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.08 £69.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
Backup Exec
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Backup Exec Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Cambridgeshire -12 4 £370 -
Essex -28 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £140 - 2
Hertfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
3 16 (61.54%) HP
3 16 (61.54%) Firewall
4 15 (57.69%) VMware
5 14 (53.85%) Cisco
6 12 (46.15%) VoIP
7 11 (42.31%) DHCP
7 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
7 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (38.46%) DNS
8 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
9 9 (34.62%) XenApp
9 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
9 9 (34.62%) IIS
9 9 (34.62%) MS Office
9 9 (34.62%) Blackberry
10 8 (30.77%) Symantec
10 8 (30.77%) ITIL
10 8 (30.77%) SQL
10 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
10 8 (30.77%) vSphere
11 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (26.92%) Citrix
11 7 (26.92%) SAN
11 7 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (26.92%) Finance
12 6 (23.08%) NetBackup

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (34.62%) IIS
3 4 (15.38%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (11.54%) IBM Notes
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
1 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) Firewall
2 12 (46.15%) VoIP
3 11 (42.31%) DHCP
4 10 (38.46%) DNS
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (26.92%) SAN
5 7 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (23.08%) FTP
7 5 (19.23%) VPN
8 1 (3.85%) LAN
8 1 (3.85%) WAN
8 1 (3.85%) Wireless
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Ant
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Wintel Systems Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
5 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (11.54%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Wintel Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Wintel Support
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) NHS
3 1 (3.85%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (3.85%) VMS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
6 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) MCSE
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) XenApp
3 8 (30.77%) vSphere
4 6 (23.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) NetBackup
1 6 (23.08%) SCCM
2 5 (19.23%) WSUS
3 3 (11.54%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (7.69%) SCOM
4 2 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (3.85%) ARCserve
5 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) HP
2 15 (57.69%) VMware
3 14 (53.85%) Cisco
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (30.77%) Symantec
6 7 (26.92%) Citrix
7 6 (23.08%) CheckPoint
7 6 (23.08%) NetApp
8 5 (19.23%) McAfee
9 4 (15.38%) Lotus
10 3 (11.54%) Dell
10 3 (11.54%) IBM
10 3 (11.54%) Red Gate
11 2 (7.69%) Avaya
11 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
11 2 (7.69%) Oracle
12 1 (3.85%) Veritas
12 1 (3.85%) Clearswift
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