The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 48 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.81% 0.65% 0.81%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.90% 8.11% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£190 £200 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £213 £315
% change year-on-year
+36.47% -32.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +12.85%
Backup Exec
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Systems Management Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
31 37 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.31% 8.01% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 38
Average daily rate £350 £340 £214
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +59.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £90 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.02% +6.41%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Southend-on-Sea - 2 - -
Colchester - 1 £190 -
Epping - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Backup Exec
East of England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Symantec
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 8
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 5 (62.50%) DHCP
5 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 3 (37.50%) McAfee
6 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (25.00%) Broadband
7 2 (25.00%) MS Office
7 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (25.00%) Avaya
7 2 (25.00%) WSUS
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) iPhone
7 2 (25.00%) SaaS
8 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 1 (12.50%) VMware
8 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Broadband
5 1 (12.50%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 8
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Symantec
2 3 (37.50%) McAfee
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos