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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 546 555 508
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -47
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 49 64 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.98% 1.53% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 71
Median daily rate £278 £225 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -29.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £195 £300
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 12
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -15.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.35 £28.00 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-4.22% -13.41%
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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
5025 4189 4677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.90% 8.25% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3244 2605 2917
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 159 162
Median hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £40.20 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.70%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 December 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
South East +32 11 £300 -14.28%
London -28 9 £325 +52.94% 2
North West - 8 £150 - 5
Yorkshire +18 7 £320 +42.22% 6
East of England +12 5 £316 +48.82% 1
North East - 5 £203 - 3
South West +14 3 £170 - 1
West Midlands -18 1 £180 - 1
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Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 83 (86.46%) Windows
2 74 (77.08%) VMware
3 70 (72.92%) Active Directory
3 70 (72.92%) Windows Server
4 68 (70.83%) Microsoft
5 52 (54.17%) MS Exchange
6 49 (51.04%) VMware Infrastructure
7 48 (50.00%) Symantec
8 44 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 40 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 38 (39.58%) Exchange Server 2010
11 36 (37.50%) Cisco
11 36 (37.50%) HP
12 33 (34.38%) MS Excel
12 33 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 29 (30.21%) DNS
14 28 (29.17%) DHCP
15 27 (28.13%) SCCM
16 26 (27.08%) SAN
17 24 (25.00%) Dell
17 24 (25.00%) Firewall
18 23 (23.96%) VMware ESX
18 23 (23.96%) ITIL
18 23 (23.96%) Veeam
19 22 (22.92%) TCP/IP
20 21 (21.88%) LAN
21 20 (20.83%) MCSE
21 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
22 19 (19.79%) vSphere
22 19 (19.79%) Office 365

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 52 (54.17%) MS Exchange
2 38 (39.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (11.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (9.38%) Skype for Business
6 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (7.29%) IIS
7 5 (5.21%) IBM Notes
7 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.58%) MS Office
3 9 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (9.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.79%) Office 365
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.04%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.21%) DNS
2 28 (29.17%) DHCP
3 26 (27.08%) SAN
4 24 (25.00%) Firewall
5 22 (22.92%) TCP/IP
6 21 (21.88%) LAN
7 18 (18.75%) WAN
8 17 (17.71%) VPN
9 11 (11.46%) Wireless
10 9 (9.38%) iSCSI
10 9 (9.38%) Network Security
11 8 (8.33%) VLAN
12 7 (7.29%) MPLS
12 7 (7.29%) Skype
13 6 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
13 6 (6.25%) IP Telephony
14 5 (5.21%) Internet
14 5 (5.21%) IPsec
14 5 (5.21%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.08%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Law
3 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (30.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 16 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 10 (10.42%) Server Engineer
3 10 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (9.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) Analyst
6 7 (7.29%) IT Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) Administrator
7 6 (6.25%) IT Support
7 6 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.21%) Desktop Support
9 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Systems Support
9 4 (4.17%) Systems Support Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) X-Windows
2 2 (2.08%) .NET
3 1 (1.04%) HTML
3 1 (1.04%) HTML5
3 1 (1.04%) Java RMI
3 1 (1.04%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 6 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.17%) FlexPod
5 3 (3.13%) Clustering
6 2 (2.08%) AS400
6 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.08%) Replication
7 1 (1.04%) BYOD
7 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.04%) NHS
7 1 (1.04%) PKI
7 1 (1.04%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 83 (86.46%) Windows
2 70 (72.92%) Windows Server
3 44 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 10 (10.42%) Windows 10
8 6 (6.25%) Windows 8
9 5 (5.21%) Mac OS X
9 5 (5.21%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.04%) AIX
10 1 (1.04%) Android
10 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.04%) Linux
10 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.04%) Solaris
10 1 (1.04%) Unix
10 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.96%) ITIL
2 15 (15.63%) Time Management
3 8 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 8 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 7 (7.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (6.25%) Software Deployment
6 5 (5.21%) Identity Management
6 5 (5.21%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (4.17%) Capacity Management
7 4 (4.17%) Disk Encryption
7 4 (4.17%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (3.13%) Migration
8 3 (3.13%) Network Design
9 2 (2.08%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.08%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.38%) SQL
3 1 (1.04%) C
3 1 (1.04%) Perl
3 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (20.83%) MCSE
1 20 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (11.46%) CCNA
4 6 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (5.21%) Degree
5 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.17%) DBS Check
6 4 (4.17%) MCDST
6 4 (4.17%) MCITP
6 4 (4.17%) MCTS
7 3 (3.13%) RHCE
7 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.08%) MCSA
9 1 (1.04%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (1.04%) HNC
9 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.04%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) JSP 440
System Software
1 70 (72.92%) Active Directory
2 49 (51.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (23.96%) VMware ESX
4 19 (19.79%) vSphere
5 12 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (9.38%) Hyper-V
8 7 (7.29%) Firmware
9 5 (5.21%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (4.17%) XenApp
11 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
12 2 (2.08%) ISA Server
12 2 (2.08%) Terminal Services
13 1 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (1.04%) UAG
Systems Management
1 27 (28.13%) SCCM
2 12 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 8 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (8.33%) SCOM
3 8 (8.33%) WSUS
4 7 (7.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (5.21%) Cisco UCCX
5 5 (5.21%) NetVault Backup
6 4 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.04%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.04%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.04%) PureDisk
8 1 (1.04%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (1.04%) Simpana
8 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 1 (1.04%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 74 (77.08%) VMware
2 68 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 48 (50.00%) Symantec
4 36 (37.50%) Cisco
4 36 (37.50%) HP
5 24 (25.00%) Dell
6 23 (23.96%) Veeam
7 15 (15.63%) Citrix
8 11 (11.46%) Intel Security
8 11 (11.46%) NetApp
9 9 (9.38%) SolarWinds
10 7 (7.29%) Apple
10 7 (7.29%) IBM
11 6 (6.25%) Avaya
11 6 (6.25%) CheckPoint
12 5 (5.21%) Bloomberg
12 5 (5.21%) Blue Coat
12 5 (5.21%) Canon
12 5 (5.21%) Lotus
12 5 (5.21%) Reuters
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