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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 567 573 473
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -100
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 48 70 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.096% 0.13% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.90% 1.59% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 43 63
Median daily rate £275 £230 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% -28.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £134 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £336 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £228 £230 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.08% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 11
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.25 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.59% -21.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £12.05 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £28.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.70%
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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
5361 4394 4435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.78% 8.45% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3411 2734 2644
Median daily rate £460 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 157 178
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.52 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.29% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £43.04 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

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 27 September 2016.

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
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 27 September 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
London -24 13 £300 +29.72% 2
South East +9 9 £275 +19.56% 2
North West +19 7 £218 -32.03% 1
East of England +8 7 £200 +12.67% 2
Yorkshire +7 3 £280 -6.66% 5
South West +6 3 £300 +8.10%
North East - 3 £93 - 1
East Midlands - 2 - -
West Midlands -26 1 £135 -51.13% 2
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Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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.

1 110 (90.91%) Windows
2 99 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 96 (79.34%) VMware
4 87 (71.90%) Windows Server
5 83 (68.60%) Microsoft
6 79 (65.29%) Symantec
6 79 (65.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 62 (51.24%) MS Exchange
8 52 (42.98%) HP
9 49 (40.50%) DNS
10 45 (37.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 40 (33.06%) MS Excel
11 40 (33.06%) SCCM
12 39 (32.23%) Exchange Server 2010
13 38 (31.40%) Windows Server 2008
13 38 (31.40%) Firewall
14 37 (30.58%) DHCP
14 37 (30.58%) Cisco
15 35 (28.93%) ITIL
15 35 (28.93%) Windows Server 2003
16 34 (28.10%) Citrix
17 32 (26.45%) Microsoft Certification
18 31 (25.62%) TCP/IP
18 31 (25.62%) SQL Server
19 29 (23.97%) SAN
19 29 (23.97%) vSphere
20 27 (22.31%) MCSE
21 25 (20.66%) SCOM
21 25 (20.66%) Windows 7
22 24 (19.83%) VMware ESX

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 62 (51.24%) MS Exchange
2 39 (32.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (16.53%) SharePoint
4 15 (12.40%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (12.40%) Skype for Business
5 11 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (9.09%) IIS
6 9 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (6.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (4.96%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.48%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.83%) Apache
10 1 (0.83%) JBoss
10 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (33.06%) MS Excel
2 22 (18.18%) MS Office
3 8 (6.61%) MS Project
4 4 (3.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.18%) Office 365
2 5 (4.13%) Mimecast
3 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.65%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.65%) SaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (40.50%) DNS
2 38 (31.40%) Firewall
3 37 (30.58%) DHCP
4 31 (25.62%) TCP/IP
5 29 (23.97%) SAN
6 23 (19.01%) LAN
7 20 (16.53%) WAN
8 13 (10.74%) VPN
9 12 (9.92%) Wireless
10 10 (8.26%) iSCSI
10 10 (8.26%) Network Security
11 9 (7.44%) Extranet
12 8 (6.61%) VLAN
13 7 (5.79%) MPLS
13 7 (5.79%) Skype
13 7 (5.79%) VoIP
14 6 (4.96%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (4.96%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (4.13%) IP Telephony
15 5 (4.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (25.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.83%) MySQL
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
General
1 23 (19.01%) Finance
2 5 (4.13%) Legal
3 2 (1.65%) Advertising
3 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Front Office
4 1 (0.83%) Military
4 1 (0.83%) Publishing
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (21.49%) Support Engineer
3 25 (20.66%) Server Engineer
4 15 (12.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 15 (12.40%) Wintel Engineer
5 13 (10.74%) Desktop Engineer
6 12 (9.92%) Analyst
7 11 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (8.26%) VMware Engineer
9 9 (7.44%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (7.44%) Desktop Support
9 9 (7.44%) IT Engineer
10 8 (6.61%) Citrix Engineer
10 8 (6.61%) Senior Desktop Engineer
10 8 (6.61%) Senior Server Engineer
10 8 (6.61%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 7 (5.79%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (5.79%) Citrix Server Engineer
11 7 (5.79%) Server Support
11 7 (5.79%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.48%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.83%) .NET
2 1 (0.83%) HTML
2 1 (0.83%) HTML5
2 1 (0.83%) Java RMI
2 1 (0.83%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.83%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.53%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.40%) Blackberry
3 9 (7.44%) Clustering
4 5 (4.13%) AS400
4 5 (4.13%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.31%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.65%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.65%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.65%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.65%) Replication
6 2 (1.65%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.83%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.83%) CMDB
7 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.83%) Informatics
7 1 (0.83%) iPhone
7 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.83%) NHS
7 1 (0.83%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 110 (90.91%) Windows
2 87 (71.90%) Windows Server
3 45 (37.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (31.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (28.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (20.66%) Windows 7
7 10 (8.26%) Windows XP
8 8 (6.61%) Windows Phone
9 7 (5.79%) Windows 8
10 6 (4.96%) Linux
11 5 (4.13%) Windows 10
12 4 (3.31%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (2.48%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.48%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (1.65%) Android
15 1 (0.83%) Debian
15 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.93%) ITIL
2 17 (14.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (9.92%) Time Management
4 11 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 10 (8.26%) Capacity Management
5 10 (8.26%) Migration
5 10 (8.26%) Software Deployment
6 9 (7.44%) Mentoring
6 9 (7.44%) Mobile Device Management
6 9 (7.44%) Project Management
6 9 (7.44%) Server Virtualisation
6 9 (7.44%) Service Delivery
7 8 (6.61%) PRINCE2
7 8 (6.61%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 7 (5.79%) Virtual Environments
9 6 (4.96%) Identity Management
10 5 (4.13%) Change Management
10 5 (4.13%) Coaching
10 5 (4.13%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (4.13%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.05%) SQL
2 15 (12.40%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.96%) C
4 2 (1.65%) Python
5 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.83%) Java
5 1 (0.83%) Perl
5 1 (0.83%) Ruby
5 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (26.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (22.31%) MCSE
3 17 (14.05%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (9.92%) MCSA
4 12 (9.92%) Security Cleared
4 12 (9.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (8.26%) CCNA
6 8 (6.61%) DV Cleared
7 7 (5.79%) MCITP
8 6 (4.96%) Degree
9 5 (4.13%) MCP
10 4 (3.31%) DBS Check
10 4 (3.31%) LPIC
10 4 (3.31%) MCDST
10 4 (3.31%) MCTS
11 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.83%) HNC
11 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) JSP 440
2 4 (3.31%) SLA
3 3 (2.48%) QA
4 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.83%) COBIT
5 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 99 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 79 (65.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (23.97%) vSphere
4 24 (19.83%) VMware ESX
5 21 (17.36%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (13.22%) XenApp
7 11 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (8.26%) Hyper-V
9 9 (7.44%) Firmware
9 9 (7.44%) Terminal Services
10 8 (6.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (6.61%) UAG
10 8 (6.61%) Virtual Servers
10 8 (6.61%) XenDesktop
11 4 (3.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (1.65%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.83%) NFS
Systems Management
1 40 (33.06%) SCCM
2 25 (20.66%) SCOM
3 17 (14.05%) NetBackup
3 17 (14.05%) Norton AntiVirus
4 16 (13.22%) WSUS
5 15 (12.40%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (6.61%) HP SIM
6 8 (6.61%) IBM BigFix
6 8 (6.61%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 7 (5.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (4.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (4.13%) WhatsUp Gold
10 4 (3.31%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (1.65%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (1.65%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.83%) MOM
12 1 (0.83%) ServiceCenter
12 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 96 (79.34%) VMware
2 83 (68.60%) Microsoft
3 79 (65.29%) Symantec
4 52 (42.98%) HP
5 37 (30.58%) Cisco
6 34 (28.10%) Citrix
7 24 (19.83%) Intel Security
8 23 (19.01%) IBM
9 22 (18.18%) Dell
10 19 (15.70%) Veeam
11 12 (9.92%) Avaya
12 11 (9.09%) arcserve
13 9 (7.44%) CheckPoint
13 9 (7.44%) NetApp
14 8 (6.61%) Apple
15 7 (5.79%) Remedy
16 6 (4.96%) Bloomberg
16 6 (4.96%) Reuters
17 5 (4.13%) Blue Coat
17 5 (4.13%) Lotus
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