The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Essex region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 48 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.04% 1.29% 0.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.52% 13.95% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate
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£190 £213 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% -24.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £315
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.13 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.50% +42.85%
Systems Management Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
27 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.59% 9.25% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 34
Average daily rate £300 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £90 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 5
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 £20.06 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.81% +25.71%
Backup Exec
East of England

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 30 July 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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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
Colchester - 4 £190 -
Epping - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Backup Exec
East of England

Backup Exec
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) Sophos
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Symantec
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
2 1 (16.67%) Sophos