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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 511 480 381
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -99
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 61 83 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.60% 2.34% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 72
Average daily rate
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£300 £335 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +32.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £175 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £413 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £145 £335 £225
% change year-on-year
-56.71% +48.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 20
Average hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £25.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £11.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+75.52% -36.11%
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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
3813 3550 2797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.84% 7.51% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2317 2025 1621
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 171 170
Average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £20.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £36.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +14.28%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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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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 -9 23 £400 +33.33% 12
South East -41 8 £275 - 2
East of England 0 7 - - 2
East Midlands -4 7 £308 - 4
West Midlands -2 6 - - 3
Yorkshire -13 4 £213 - 7
South West -5 3 £100 -70.14% 2
North West -16 2 - - 6
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Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 131 (87.33%) Windows
2 74 (49.33%) VMware
3 73 (48.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (48.00%) MS Exchange
5 68 (45.33%) Microsoft
6 67 (44.67%) Active Directory
7 61 (40.67%) Symantec
8 49 (32.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 46 (30.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 45 (30.00%) Citrix
10 45 (30.00%) ITIL
11 42 (28.00%) SAN
12 41 (27.33%) Cisco
12 41 (27.33%) Windows 7
13 38 (25.33%) HP
14 34 (22.67%) Hyper-V
15 33 (22.00%) Firewall
16 32 (21.33%) Microsoft Certification
17 31 (20.67%) Exchange Server 2003
18 30 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
19 29 (19.33%) Security Cleared
20 28 (18.67%) DNS
20 28 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
21 27 (18.00%) SQL Server
21 27 (18.00%) MCSE
22 26 (17.33%) MS Excel
22 26 (17.33%) Windows XP
22 26 (17.33%) SC Cleared
23 22 (14.67%) MCP
23 22 (14.67%) DHCP

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 72 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 31 (20.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 30 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (6.00%) IIS
5 9 (6.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.00%) Lync
6 6 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (1.33%) Moodle
10 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (17.33%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.33%) MS Office
3 3 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.33%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.67%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (28.00%) SAN
2 33 (22.00%) Firewall
3 28 (18.67%) DNS
4 22 (14.67%) DHCP
5 20 (13.33%) WAN
5 20 (13.33%) VPN
6 18 (12.00%) LAN
6 18 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (6.00%) iSCSI
7 9 (6.00%) NAS
8 8 (5.33%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (4.67%) Wireless
10 6 (4.00%) VLAN
10 6 (4.00%) SSL
10 6 (4.00%) VoIP
11 5 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (2.67%) Network Security
12 4 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (2.67%) FTP
13 3 (2.00%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
General
1 11 (7.33%) Finance
2 4 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.00%) Banking
4 2 (1.33%) Retail
4 2 (1.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.33%) Law
4 2 (1.33%) Legal
5 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.67%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 44 (29.33%) Analyst
2 24 (16.00%) Support Analyst
3 17 (11.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (11.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (10.67%) 1st Line Support
5 14 (9.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 14 (9.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 13 (8.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 12 (8.00%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Desktop Support
9 8 (5.33%) Network Engineer
10 7 (4.67%) Service Analyst
10 7 (4.67%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.67%) Service Desk Analyst
11 6 (4.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 5 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (3.33%) Server Engineer
12 5 (3.33%) Administrator
12 5 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.33%) CSS
1 2 (1.33%) XML
1 2 (1.33%) XML Messaging
2 1 (0.67%) LAMP
2 1 (0.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.33%) Blackberry
1 17 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.33%) Replication
3 8 (5.33%) Clustering
4 7 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.67%) iPhone
5 6 (4.00%) iPad
6 3 (2.00%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.33%) NHS
7 2 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.33%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.67%) Xbox
8 1 (0.67%) Open Source
8 1 (0.67%) PKI
8 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 131 (87.33%) Windows
2 73 (48.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (30.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (27.33%) Windows 7
5 28 (18.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (17.33%) Windows XP
7 18 (12.00%) Windows 8
8 17 (11.33%) UNIX
9 15 (10.00%) Linux
10 14 (9.33%) Windows Vista
11 5 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (2.00%) Solaris
13 2 (1.33%) Android
14 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.00%) ITIL
2 20 (13.33%) Service Management
3 12 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 12 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (6.00%) Change Management
5 7 (4.67%) Project Management
5 7 (4.67%) Migration
6 6 (4.00%) ITIL V3
6 6 (4.00%) Capacity Management
6 6 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (3.33%) Line Management
7 5 (3.33%) Business Continuity
8 4 (2.67%) Validation
8 4 (2.67%) Operations Management
8 4 (2.67%) Problem Management
8 4 (2.67%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.00%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (2.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.67%) SQL
2 8 (5.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.00%) C
4 2 (1.33%) VBScript
5 1 (0.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (21.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (19.33%) Security Cleared
3 27 (18.00%) MCSE
4 26 (17.33%) SC Cleared
5 22 (14.67%) MCP
6 13 (8.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (5.33%) DV Cleared
8 7 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (4.67%) MCITP
8 7 (4.67%) CCNA
9 3 (2.00%) VCP4
9 3 (2.00%) VCP5
10 2 (1.33%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.33%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.67%) Degree
11 1 (0.67%) MCDST
11 1 (0.67%) CCDA
11 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 67 (44.67%) Active Directory
2 49 (32.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (22.67%) Hyper-V
4 20 (13.33%) vSphere
5 13 (8.67%) XenApp
5 13 (8.67%) VMware ESX
6 9 (6.00%) Terminal Services
7 8 (5.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 6 (4.00%) Firmware
9 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (2.00%) vCloud
10 3 (2.00%) NFS
10 3 (2.00%) Xen
10 3 (2.00%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.00%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.33%) UAG
11 2 (1.33%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.67%) VMware GSX
12 1 (0.67%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (14.67%) NetBackup
2 15 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (8.67%) ARCserve
3 13 (8.67%) SCCM
4 11 (7.33%) McAfee ePO
5 9 (6.00%) SCOM
5 9 (6.00%) OVSD
6 8 (5.33%) WSUS
7 7 (4.67%) SCDPM
8 4 (2.67%) Legato
9 3 (2.00%) MIMEsweeper
9 3 (2.00%) MAILsweeper
9 3 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (2.00%) vMotion
9 3 (2.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (2.00%) HP SIM
10 2 (1.33%) Puppet
10 2 (1.33%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (1.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 74 (49.33%) VMware
2 68 (45.33%) Microsoft
3 61 (40.67%) Symantec
4 45 (30.00%) Citrix
5 41 (27.33%) Cisco
6 38 (25.33%) HP
7 20 (13.33%) NetApp
8 18 (12.00%) Sophos
8 18 (12.00%) Veeam
9 16 (10.67%) McAfee
10 15 (10.00%) Dell
11 10 (6.67%) EMC
12 8 (5.33%) Lumension
13 7 (4.67%) SonicWALL
13 7 (4.67%) CA
14 6 (4.00%) BMC
14 6 (4.00%) IBM
14 6 (4.00%) Oracle
14 6 (4.00%) SolarWinds
15 5 (3.33%) 3PAR
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