The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Backup Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Backup Engineer
Rank - 45 62
Contract jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 0 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 1.74% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.80% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £359 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £301 £329 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.29% -6.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £29.48 £190.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -84.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.48 £190.00
% change year-on-year
- -84.48%
Backup Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
416 500 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.88% 96.71% 92.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 266 224
Median daily rate £325 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 74 61
Median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Backup Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Essex region that featured Backup Engineer in the job title.

Backup Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Backup Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Backup Engineer across the Essex region.

Backup Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Backup Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Backup Engineer across the Essex region.

Backup Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Essex