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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 139 136 117
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 6 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.90% 5.04% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Average daily rate
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£185 £240 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.91% -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £230 £295 £213
% change year-on-year
-22.03% +38.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £23.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £17.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -10.12%
Backup Exec
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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
316 238 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.13% 7.59% 7.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 142 72
Average daily rate £400 £363 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +28.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 16
Average hourly rate £33.75 £13.50 £26.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -48.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £10.50 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £26.50 £35.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -0.45%

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 28 August 2015. 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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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
Norfolk +12 3 £185 -22.91%
Bedfordshire - 2 £178 -
Hertfordshire -2 1 - -
Backup Exec
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 31 (96.88%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) VMware
3 28 (87.50%) Symantec
4 27 (84.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (81.25%) Citrix
6 24 (75.00%) SAN
6 24 (75.00%) Windows 7
7 23 (71.88%) HP
7 23 (71.88%) SQL
8 22 (68.75%) SAP
8 22 (68.75%) CRM
8 22 (68.75%) Xen
9 21 (65.63%) Dynamics CRM
9 21 (65.63%) Hitachi
10 19 (59.38%) SharePoint
11 18 (56.25%) SLA
11 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (53.13%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
14 11 (34.38%) SAP CRM
15 10 (31.25%) ITIL
16 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
17 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
18 5 (15.63%) Degree
18 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
18 5 (15.63%) VPN
18 5 (15.63%) Finance
19 4 (12.50%) Process Management
19 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
19 4 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 19 (59.38%) SharePoint
2 17 (53.13%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (9.38%) IBM Notes
3 3 (9.38%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.13%) Lync
5 1 (3.13%) Apache
5 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (65.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (34.38%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (75.00%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) VPN
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.13%) NAS
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.13%) DHCP
5 1 (3.13%) HTTP
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) IT Support
5 2 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Windows
2 27 (84.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) CRM
2 10 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (3.13%) Change Management
4 1 (3.13%) ITSM
4 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.13%) Release Management
4 1 (3.13%) Network Management
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.13%) RHCE
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (56.25%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (68.75%) Xen
2 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
3 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (9.38%) vSphere
6 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.13%) XenApp
6 1 (3.13%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) HAProxy
2 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) VMware
2 28 (87.50%) Symantec
3 26 (81.25%) Citrix
4 23 (71.88%) HP
5 22 (68.75%) SAP
6 21 (65.63%) Hitachi
7 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.38%) Lotus
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco
9 1 (3.13%) IBM
9 1 (3.13%) EMC
9 1 (3.13%) Juniper
9 1 (3.13%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (3.13%) CommVault
9 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.13%) NetApp
9 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.13%) Imperva
9 1 (3.13%) Aruba
9 1 (3.13%) Lumension