The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Backup Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Backup Engineer
Rank 596 621 578
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 21 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.010% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.010% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 18
Median daily rate £268 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £275 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £293 £340
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Backup Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46209 48121 46401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 30544 30820 29000
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1354 1845 1896
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Backup Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Backup Engineer in the job title.

Backup Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Backup Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Backup Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Backup Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Backup Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Backup Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Backup Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Backup Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Backup Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North East - 18 £268 - 1
London - 2 £310 -
West Midlands -23 1 - -
Backup Engineer
UK

Backup Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Backup Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Backup Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (56.76%) Windows
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
1 21 (56.76%) NetBackup
2 17 (45.95%) CommVault
2 17 (45.95%) Symantec
3 16 (43.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 16 (43.24%) ITIL
4 15 (40.54%) Solaris
5 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
5 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
5 13 (35.14%) AIX
5 13 (35.14%) Tivoli
5 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
6 12 (32.43%) Unix
6 12 (32.43%) HP
6 12 (32.43%) Problem Management
7 11 (29.73%) HP Data Protector
7 11 (29.73%) Release Management
7 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
7 11 (29.73%) Change Management
7 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
8 10 (27.03%) Simpana
8 10 (27.03%) SAN
9 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (24.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (21.62%) HPUX
11 7 (18.92%) IBM
11 7 (18.92%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (16.22%) Clustering
12 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Backup Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Clustering
2 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
1 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Solaris
3 13 (35.14%) AIX
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
4 12 (32.43%) Unix
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (21.62%) HPUX
7 6 (16.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 12 (32.43%) Problem Management
3 11 (29.73%) Change Management
3 11 (29.73%) Release Management
3 11 (29.73%) Service Delivery
4 9 (24.32%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Change Control
6 2 (5.41%) Time Management
7 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.70%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.70%) High Availability
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.70%) Project Management
7 1 (2.70%) Software Distribution
7 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.70%) Perl
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 21 (56.76%) NetBackup
2 16 (43.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 13 (35.14%) Tivoli
4 11 (29.73%) HP Data Protector
5 10 (27.03%) Simpana
6 7 (18.92%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (13.51%) Failover Clustering
7 5 (13.51%) Legato
7 5 (13.51%) PureDisk
8 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) CommVault
1 17 (45.95%) Symantec
2 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (32.43%) HP
4 7 (18.92%) IBM
5 5 (13.51%) arcserve
5 5 (13.51%) EMC
6 4 (10.81%) CA
7 3 (8.11%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (8.11%) NetApp
8 2 (5.41%) SAP
9 1 (2.70%) Brocade
9 1 (2.70%) Iron Mountain
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle
9 1 (2.70%) Veritas
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
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