The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
North West / Lancashire
Rank 35 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.30% - 0.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 75.00% - 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £328 £270
% change year-on-year
-31.29% +21.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-25.71% -17.64%

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

Systems Management Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
8 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.07% 8.55% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 19
Median daily rate £225 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.02% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £338 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £462 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £34.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Preston - 2 £150 -
Backup Exec
North West

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) MCSE
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) Symantec
3 5 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Canon
4 4 (40.00%) Veeam
4 4 (40.00%) SCCM
4 4 (40.00%) SCOM
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) Dell

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (40.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) Backup Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) MCSE
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNA
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (30.00%) RHCE
4 1 (10.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 4 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Symantec
3 4 (40.00%) Canon
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Dell
3 4 (40.00%) Veeam
4 3 (30.00%) EqualLogic
4 3 (30.00%) Remedy
5 1 (10.00%) HP