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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 50 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% - 1.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.70% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £205
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £285 £275
% change year-on-year
+14.03% +3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -14.66%
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
27 53 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.35% 9.27% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 30 19
Average daily rate £277 £385 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.05% +250.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £194
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -16.83%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Broadband
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Avaya
3 3 (60.00%) SaaS
3 3 (60.00%) iPhone
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee
3 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (60.00%) WSUS
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Sophos
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Spiceworks
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Broadband
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Avaya
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) Spiceworks
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) BT
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle