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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 580 550 471
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -79
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 50 82 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.91% 1.75% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 53 69
Median daily rate £269 £230 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.84% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £120 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £336 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £230 £283
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -18.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.45 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £18.45 £22.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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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
5479 4677 4323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.07% 8.84% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3554 2894 2544
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 143 149
Median hourly rate £28.00 £23.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% +23.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.04 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £31.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

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 28 August 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
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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 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 -20 11 £293 +67.14% 8
East of England +20 8 £200 +8.10% 4
North West +6 8 £218 -32.03% 3
South East -8 7 £263 +14.13% 9
East Midlands - 5 £400 -
North East - 4 £404 -
Yorkshire +7 3 £78 -74.16% 4
South West +8 2 £278 +11.00% 2
West Midlands -31 2 £135 -56.80% 3
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Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 116 (93.55%) Windows
2 104 (83.87%) Active Directory
3 96 (77.42%) VMware
4 88 (70.97%) Windows Server
5 86 (69.35%) Microsoft
6 82 (66.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 77 (62.10%) Symantec
8 64 (51.61%) MS Exchange
9 54 (43.55%) HP
10 50 (40.32%) DNS
11 44 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 41 (33.06%) Windows Server 2008
13 40 (32.26%) Firewall
13 40 (32.26%) SCCM
14 39 (31.45%) MS Excel
15 36 (29.03%) DHCP
15 36 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
16 35 (28.23%) ITIL
16 35 (28.23%) Citrix
17 34 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
17 34 (27.42%) Cisco
18 33 (26.61%) TCP/IP
19 31 (25.00%) MS Office
19 31 (25.00%) vSphere
20 30 (24.19%) Windows Server 2003
21 29 (23.39%) SQL Server
22 27 (21.77%) MCSE
22 27 (21.77%) SCOM
22 27 (21.77%) Windows 7
23 26 (20.97%) IBM

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 64 (51.61%) MS Exchange
2 36 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (17.74%) SharePoint
4 14 (11.29%) Skype for Business
5 9 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (7.26%) IIS
6 7 (5.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (4.03%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.42%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.61%) Apache
10 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.81%) JBoss
10 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 39 (31.45%) MS Excel
2 31 (25.00%) MS Office
3 8 (6.45%) MS Project
4 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.81%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.94%) Office 365
2 7 (5.65%) Mimecast
3 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.23%) SaaS
5 2 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.61%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.81%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 50 (40.32%) DNS
2 40 (32.26%) Firewall
3 36 (29.03%) DHCP
4 33 (26.61%) TCP/IP
5 24 (19.35%) SAN
6 23 (18.55%) LAN
7 21 (16.94%) WAN
8 13 (10.48%) Wireless
9 11 (8.87%) VPN
10 9 (7.26%) Extranet
10 9 (7.26%) iSCSI
10 9 (7.26%) Network Security
10 9 (7.26%) VoIP
11 7 (5.65%) VLAN
12 6 (4.84%) MPLS
12 6 (4.84%) Skype
13 5 (4.03%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (4.03%) SNMP
13 5 (4.03%) SSL
14 4 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.61%) MySQL
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (19.35%) Finance
2 7 (5.65%) Legal
3 3 (2.42%) Advertising
4 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Front Office
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Military
5 1 (0.81%) Publishing
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (27.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (20.16%) Support Engineer
3 24 (19.35%) Server Engineer
4 18 (14.52%) Wintel Engineer
5 14 (11.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 13 (10.48%) Analyst
6 13 (10.48%) Desktop Engineer
7 10 (8.06%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (8.06%) VMware Engineer
8 9 (7.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (7.26%) Desktop Support
8 9 (7.26%) Service Analyst
9 8 (6.45%) Citrix Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) Senior Desktop Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) Senior Server Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 8 (6.45%) Server Support
9 8 (6.45%) Wintel Support
10 7 (5.65%) IT Engineer
10 7 (5.65%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) ELK Stack
1 1 (0.81%) Java RMI
1 1 (0.81%) LAMP
1 1 (0.81%) Middleware
1 1 (0.81%) Regular Expression
1 1 (0.81%) Web Services
1 1 (0.81%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.32%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.10%) Blackberry
3 9 (7.26%) Clustering
4 7 (5.65%) AS400
4 7 (5.65%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.23%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.23%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.23%) FlexPod
5 4 (3.23%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.42%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.42%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.61%) Replication
8 1 (0.81%) BYOD
8 1 (0.81%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.81%) iPhone
8 1 (0.81%) NHS
8 1 (0.81%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 116 (93.55%) Windows
2 88 (70.97%) Windows Server
3 44 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (33.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (24.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (21.77%) Windows 7
7 10 (8.06%) Windows XP
8 9 (7.26%) Linux
9 8 (6.45%) Windows Phone
10 7 (5.65%) Data ONTAP
11 5 (4.03%) Mac OS X Server
12 4 (3.23%) Windows 8
13 3 (2.42%) Windows 10
14 2 (1.61%) Android
14 2 (1.61%) Debian
14 2 (1.61%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (1.61%) Solaris
14 2 (1.61%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.23%) ITIL
2 21 (16.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (10.48%) Business Continuity
3 13 (10.48%) Mentoring
4 10 (8.06%) Migration
5 9 (7.26%) Capacity Management
5 9 (7.26%) Mobile Device Management
5 9 (7.26%) Server Virtualisation
5 9 (7.26%) Software Deployment
6 8 (6.45%) Identity Management
6 8 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 8 (6.45%) Problem Management
6 8 (6.45%) Project Management
6 8 (6.45%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (5.65%) Coaching
7 7 (5.65%) Time Management
8 6 (4.84%) Security Patching
8 6 (4.84%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.03%) Change Management
9 5 (4.03%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 15 (12.10%) SQL
3 8 (6.45%) C
4 3 (2.42%) Python
5 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.81%) Java
5 1 (0.81%) Perl
5 1 (0.81%) PHP
5 1 (0.81%) Ruby
5 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (21.77%) MCSE
3 17 (13.71%) MCSA
4 15 (12.10%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (9.68%) Security Cleared
6 10 (8.06%) CCNA
6 10 (8.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (6.45%) DV Cleared
8 7 (5.65%) MCITP
8 7 (5.65%) MCP
9 5 (4.03%) Degree
10 4 (3.23%) DBS Check
10 4 (3.23%) LPIC
10 4 (3.23%) MCDST
10 4 (3.23%) MCTS
11 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.81%) HNC
11 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.03%) JSP 440
2 4 (3.23%) COBIT
2 4 (3.23%) SLA
3 3 (2.42%) QA
4 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 104 (83.87%) Active Directory
2 82 (66.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (25.00%) vSphere
4 24 (19.35%) VMware ESX
5 18 (14.52%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (13.71%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (12.90%) XenApp
8 12 (9.68%) Hyper-V
9 10 (8.06%) Terminal Services
10 8 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (6.45%) UAG
10 8 (6.45%) XenDesktop
11 7 (5.65%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (4.84%) Firmware
13 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (2.42%) NFS
14 2 (1.61%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 40 (32.26%) SCCM
2 27 (21.77%) SCOM
3 20 (16.13%) NetBackup
4 19 (15.32%) WSUS
5 17 (13.71%) McAfee ePO
6 16 (12.90%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (9.68%) HP SIM
8 8 (6.45%) IBM BigFix
8 8 (6.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 8 (6.45%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 7 (5.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (4.03%) WhatsUp Gold
11 4 (3.23%) SCOrch
11 4 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
12 2 (1.61%) HP Data Protector
12 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 2 (1.61%) Puppet
13 1 (0.81%) Cacti
13 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 96 (77.42%) VMware
2 86 (69.35%) Microsoft
3 77 (62.10%) Symantec
4 54 (43.55%) HP
5 35 (28.23%) Citrix
6 34 (27.42%) Cisco
7 26 (20.97%) IBM
8 25 (20.16%) Intel Security
9 18 (14.52%) Dell
10 17 (13.71%) Veeam
11 14 (11.29%) Avaya
12 13 (10.48%) NetApp
13 11 (8.87%) arcserve
14 10 (8.06%) CheckPoint
15 9 (7.26%) Apple
16 7 (5.65%) Becrypt
16 7 (5.65%) Remedy
17 5 (4.03%) Acronis
17 5 (4.03%) F5
17 5 (4.03%) SolarWinds
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