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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 47 56 30
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.23% 0.19% 0.99%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.44% 1.33% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£205 - £228
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £13.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+55.26% -26.76%
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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
41 75 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.34% 14.51% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 8
Average daily rate £475 £300 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £418 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) XML Messaging
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) webMethods
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (33.33%) TPMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML Messaging
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) webMethods
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos