The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 488 468 404
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -64
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 101 92 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.38% 2.71% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 46 72
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£315 £213 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.23% -32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £155 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £284 £211 £325
% change year-on-year
+34.31% -35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 17
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £13.00 £15.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £27.50 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £23.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +32.57%
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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 England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4250 3394 2951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.41% 7.17% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2695 2091 1585
Average daily rate £425 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 137 205
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.86% -12.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.42 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.52 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in England

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in England

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Histogram in England

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in England

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +28 44 £335 +31.37% 18
South East -2 42 £320 -15.34% 10
East of England -17 5 £210 +10.52%
South West -35 4 £180 -37.93% 3
West Midlands -2 3 - - 3
Yorkshire -16 2 £293 +61.37% 4
North West -24 1 £98 -54.11% 3
East Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - -
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Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 209 (87.08%) Windows
2 149 (62.08%) MS Exchange
3 140 (58.33%) VMware
4 126 (52.50%) Active Directory
5 117 (48.75%) Microsoft
6 116 (48.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 104 (43.33%) Symantec
8 87 (36.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 85 (35.42%) SAN
10 84 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 82 (34.17%) Citrix
12 72 (30.00%) HP
12 72 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 67 (27.92%) ITIL
14 65 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2003
15 63 (26.25%) Microsoft Certification
16 62 (25.83%) DNS
17 61 (25.42%) Windows 7
18 58 (24.17%) Cisco
19 56 (23.33%) DHCP
20 55 (22.92%) Security Cleared
21 54 (22.50%) Firewall
22 52 (21.67%) MS Excel
23 51 (21.25%) Windows XP
24 46 (19.17%) MCSE
24 46 (19.17%) NetBackup
24 46 (19.17%) SC Cleared
25 44 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2007
25 44 (18.33%) XenApp
26 42 (17.50%) SQL Server

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 149 (62.08%) MS Exchange
2 87 (36.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 65 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 44 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (9.58%) SharePoint
6 18 (7.50%) IIS
7 17 (7.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 15 (6.25%) Lync
9 7 (2.92%) Tomcat
9 7 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.67%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.83%) Apache
12 2 (0.83%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.42%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 52 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 34 (14.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) PrintSoft PReS
3 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.42%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.42%) Summit
2 1 (0.42%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.08%) Office 365
2 3 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (35.42%) SAN
2 62 (25.83%) DNS
3 56 (23.33%) DHCP
4 54 (22.50%) Firewall
5 30 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 24 (10.00%) WAN
7 22 (9.17%) VPN
8 21 (8.75%) LAN
9 17 (7.08%) Wireless
10 12 (5.00%) iSCSI
10 12 (5.00%) NAS
11 11 (4.58%) VLAN
11 11 (4.58%) VoIP
11 11 (4.58%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (2.50%) Network Security
12 6 (2.50%) FTP
12 6 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (2.08%) MPLS
14 4 (1.67%) Extranet
14 4 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (1.67%) MySQL
5 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.42%) MS Access
7 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (9.17%) Finance
2 17 (7.08%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.25%) Military
4 3 (1.25%) Banking
5 2 (0.83%) Retail
5 2 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.42%) Games
6 1 (0.42%) Back Office
6 1 (0.42%) Law
6 1 (0.42%) Billing
Job Titles
1 71 (29.58%) Analyst
2 45 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 35 (14.58%) Support Analyst
4 28 (11.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 28 (11.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 24 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 21 (8.75%) Systems Engineer
7 20 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
8 16 (6.67%) Server Engineer
9 15 (6.25%) Administrator
9 15 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
10 13 (5.42%) Systems Analyst
11 12 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 12 (5.00%) Systems Support
11 12 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 12 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
12 11 (4.58%) Systems Support Analyst
12 11 (4.58%) Server Support
12 11 (4.58%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (4.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.67%) LAMP
2 2 (0.83%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.42%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (0.42%) HTML
3 1 (0.42%) COM
3 1 (0.42%) CSS
3 1 (0.42%) Web Services
3 1 (0.42%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.25%) Blackberry
2 23 (9.58%) Replication
3 19 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.92%) Clustering
4 12 (5.00%) Hedge funds
5 9 (3.75%) IBM XIV
6 8 (3.33%) iPhone
7 6 (2.50%) iPad
7 6 (2.50%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.25%) Handset
9 3 (1.25%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.83%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.83%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.83%) SecurID
10 2 (0.83%) VAX
10 2 (0.83%) AS400
11 1 (0.42%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 209 (87.08%) Windows
2 116 (48.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 72 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 61 (25.42%) Windows 7
5 51 (21.25%) Windows XP
6 36 (15.00%) Linux
7 35 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (13.75%) UNIX
9 26 (10.83%) Windows 8
10 13 (5.42%) Windows Vista
11 9 (3.75%) HPUX
12 8 (3.33%) Windows 2000
13 7 (2.92%) Solaris
13 7 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.25%) VMS
14 3 (1.25%) Android
15 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (27.92%) ITIL
2 35 (14.58%) Service Management
3 20 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 18 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (5.83%) Incident Management
6 13 (5.42%) Problem Management
7 10 (4.17%) Migration
8 9 (3.75%) Project Planning
8 9 (3.75%) Capacity Management
9 8 (3.33%) Line Management
9 8 (3.33%) Change Management
10 7 (2.92%) Project Management
11 6 (2.50%) ITIL V3
11 6 (2.50%) Vulnerability Management
11 6 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (2.50%) Validation
11 6 (2.50%) Business Continuity
12 5 (2.08%) Operations Management
12 5 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
13 4 (1.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 36 (15.00%) SQL
2 10 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.25%) VBScript
4 1 (0.42%) VBA
4 1 (0.42%) C
4 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (26.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (22.92%) Security Cleared
3 46 (19.17%) MCSE
3 46 (19.17%) SC Cleared
4 30 (12.50%) MCP
5 28 (11.67%) MCITP
6 14 (5.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (5.00%) DV Cleared
7 12 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (5.00%) CCNA
8 6 (2.50%) MCSA
9 5 (2.08%) RHCT
9 5 (2.08%) RHCE
10 4 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.25%) NCDA
12 2 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.83%) Degree
13 1 (0.42%) MCDST
13 1 (0.42%) MCTS
13 1 (0.42%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.17%) SLA
2 3 (1.25%) QA
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 126 (52.50%) Active Directory
2 84 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (18.33%) XenApp
4 39 (16.25%) Hyper-V
5 37 (15.42%) VMware ESX
6 27 (11.25%) vSphere
7 14 (5.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 11 (4.58%) NFS
9 9 (3.75%) Terminal Services
9 9 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (3.33%) Firmware
11 7 (2.92%) ISA Server
11 7 (2.92%) vCloud
12 6 (2.50%) XenDesktop
13 5 (2.08%) UAG
14 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.83%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.83%) Terminal Server
16 1 (0.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 46 (19.17%) NetBackup
2 34 (14.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 20 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
4 13 (5.42%) WSUS
5 12 (5.00%) SCOM
5 12 (5.00%) Control-M
5 12 (5.00%) ARCserve
5 12 (5.00%) Tivoli
6 11 (4.58%) OVSD
7 10 (4.17%) MIMEsweeper
7 10 (4.17%) MAILsweeper
8 8 (3.33%) SCCM
9 7 (2.92%) HP SIM
10 6 (2.50%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 6 (2.50%) MOM
11 5 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (1.67%) FortiGate
12 4 (1.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 4 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (1.25%) Legato
Vendors
1 140 (58.33%) VMware
2 117 (48.75%) Microsoft
3 104 (43.33%) Symantec
4 82 (34.17%) Citrix
5 72 (30.00%) HP
6 58 (24.17%) Cisco
7 32 (13.33%) McAfee
8 30 (12.50%) Sophos
9 26 (10.83%) NetApp
10 24 (10.00%) Juniper
10 24 (10.00%) IBM
11 23 (9.58%) Veeam
12 21 (8.75%) EMC
12 21 (8.75%) Veritas
13 20 (8.33%) Dell
14 18 (7.50%) Lumension
15 15 (6.25%) Apple
16 13 (5.42%) Meru Networks
17 10 (4.17%) Remedy
17 10 (4.17%) Brocade
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