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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
UK / England
Rank 529 530 518
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 45 60 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.03% 1.50% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 49
Median daily rate £238 £220 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.07% -29.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £400 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £328 £250
% change year-on-year
-32.82% +31.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £10.50 £15.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.45 £43.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year
-25.71% -13.32%

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
4380 4001 4185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.56% 8.76% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2911 2497 2540
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 141 134
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Backup Exec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017.

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Backup Exec
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 Exec within the England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
London -26 12 £326 +71.31% 3
South East +14 9 £300 -14.59% 7
Yorkshire - 6 £313 -
North East - 6 £125 - 2
North West - 6 £150 - 1
East of England +1 4 £316 - 1
South West +19 2 £170 - 1
Backup Exec
UK

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 77 (83.70%) Windows
2 65 (70.65%) Active Directory
2 65 (70.65%) VMware
3 63 (68.48%) Microsoft
4 61 (66.30%) Windows Server
5 47 (51.09%) MS Exchange
6 45 (48.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (44.57%) Symantec
8 40 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 38 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
10 34 (36.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 32 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
12 31 (33.70%) Cisco
13 29 (31.52%) HP
14 25 (27.17%) SAN
14 25 (27.17%) MS Excel
15 24 (26.09%) SCCM
16 23 (25.00%) Firewall
17 22 (23.91%) Dell
17 22 (23.91%) DNS
17 22 (23.91%) DHCP
18 21 (22.83%) LAN
19 20 (21.74%) Finance
20 19 (20.65%) ITIL
21 18 (19.57%) WAN
21 18 (19.57%) NetBackup
21 18 (19.57%) Veeam
21 18 (19.57%) Office 365
22 17 (18.48%) vSphere
22 17 (18.48%) Windows 7

Backup Exec
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:

Application Platforms
1 47 (51.09%) MS Exchange
2 32 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (7.61%) SharePoint
6 6 (6.52%) IIS
6 6 (6.52%) Skype for Business
7 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (4.35%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (27.17%) MS Excel
2 15 (16.30%) MS Office
3 10 (10.87%) MS Visio
4 9 (9.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.57%) Office 365
2 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.17%) SAN
2 23 (25.00%) Firewall
3 22 (23.91%) DHCP
3 22 (23.91%) DNS
4 21 (22.83%) LAN
5 18 (19.57%) WAN
6 16 (17.39%) TCP/IP
7 15 (16.30%) VPN
8 8 (8.70%) Network Security
9 7 (7.61%) Wireless
10 6 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (6.52%) iSCSI
11 5 (5.43%) Cisco ISE
11 5 (5.43%) Internet
11 5 (5.43%) NAS
11 5 (5.43%) Skype
11 5 (5.43%) SSL
12 4 (4.35%) FTP
12 4 (4.35%) MPLS
12 4 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.26%) ObjectStore
5 2 (2.17%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Law
3 3 (3.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Electronics
4 2 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (27.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 16 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 10 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (9.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) Administrator
5 8 (8.70%) Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) IT Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Server Engineer
6 6 (6.52%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.43%) Backup Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) IT Support
8 4 (4.35%) Customer Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Customer Support Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Database Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.35%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) X-Windows
2 2 (2.17%) .NET
3 1 (1.09%) HTML
3 1 (1.09%) HTML5
3 1 (1.09%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.43%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.43%) Clustering
4 4 (4.35%) Replication
5 2 (2.17%) AS400
5 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.09%) BYOD
6 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.09%) EMC VNXe
6 1 (1.09%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.09%) NHS
6 1 (1.09%) PKI
6 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (83.70%) Windows
2 61 (66.30%) Windows Server
3 45 (48.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (36.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (18.48%) Windows 7
7 10 (10.87%) Windows 10
8 7 (7.61%) Windows 8
8 7 (7.61%) Windows XP
9 6 (6.52%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.09%) AIX
10 1 (1.09%) Android
10 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.09%) Linux
10 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.09%) Solaris
10 1 (1.09%) Unix
10 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) ITIL
2 10 (10.87%) Time Management
3 7 (7.61%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (6.52%) Migration
5 5 (5.43%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (5.43%) Software Deployment
5 5 (5.43%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (5.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 4 (4.35%) Disk Encryption
6 4 (4.35%) Identity Management
7 3 (3.26%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.26%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (3.26%) High Availability
7 3 (3.26%) Network Design
7 3 (3.26%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.26%) Regulatory Compliance
7 3 (3.26%) Server Building
8 2 (2.17%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.13%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.96%) SQL
3 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.09%) C
4 1 (1.09%) Perl
4 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (18.48%) MCSE
1 17 (18.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (16.30%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (11.96%) CCNA
4 5 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.35%) DBS Check
5 4 (4.35%) Degree
6 3 (3.26%) RHCE
6 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.17%) MCSA
8 1 (1.09%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.09%) MCDST
8 1 (1.09%) MCITP
8 1 (1.09%) MCP
8 1 (1.09%) MCTS
8 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) BS25999
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 65 (70.65%) Active Directory
2 38 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (18.48%) VMware ESX
3 17 (18.48%) vSphere
4 11 (11.96%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.96%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (10.87%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (7.61%) Firmware
7 6 (6.52%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.35%) XenApp
9 2 (2.17%) ISA Server
9 2 (2.17%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.17%) XenServer
10 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 24 (26.09%) SCCM
2 18 (19.57%) NetBackup
3 10 (10.87%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (7.61%) SCOM
5 6 (6.52%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (5.43%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (5.43%) NetVault Backup
6 5 (5.43%) WSUS
7 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (3.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (2.17%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.09%) DameWare
9 1 (1.09%) Legato
9 1 (1.09%) MOM
9 1 (1.09%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 65 (70.65%) VMware
2 63 (68.48%) Microsoft
3 41 (44.57%) Symantec
4 31 (33.70%) Cisco
5 29 (31.52%) HP
6 22 (23.91%) Dell
7 18 (19.57%) Veeam
8 15 (16.30%) Citrix
9 9 (9.78%) NetApp
10 8 (8.70%) Intel Security
10 8 (8.70%) Veritas
11 7 (7.61%) SolarWinds
12 6 (6.52%) Apple
12 6 (6.52%) Avaya
12 6 (6.52%) IBM
13 5 (5.43%) Canon
13 5 (5.43%) CheckPoint
13 5 (5.43%) EMC
13 5 (5.43%) EqualLogic
13 5 (5.43%) SAP
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