The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 69 72 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.52% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.66% 10.71% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£150 - £229
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 - £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £160 - £242
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £175 £225
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £23.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-13.68% +50.79%
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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 Edinburgh region.

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
53 56 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.28% 4.83% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 23
Average daily rate £303 £425 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.82% +73.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £212 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £590 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £312
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +11.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Backup Exec across the Edinburgh region.

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec across the Edinburgh region.

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Nortel
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Nortel
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) CommVault