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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
North West / Lancashire
Rank 36 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.17% - 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.75% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £263 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £225 £260
% change year-on-year
- -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £27.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.59%

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
16 55 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.23% 12.28% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 33 13
Median daily rate £394 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £423 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £22.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £20.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 £40.00 £35.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £28.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.66% +25.55%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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%) MCSE
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) IIS
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (50.00%) Symantec
3 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Canon
4 3 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (30.00%) EqualLogic
4 3 (30.00%) Veeam
4 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (30.00%) SCCM
4 3 (30.00%) SCOM
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Remedy
4 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003

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 5 (50.00%) IIS
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Backup Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) MCSE
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) RHCE
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (20.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (30.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) SCOM
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (30.00%) Canon
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Dell
3 3 (30.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Remedy
3 3 (30.00%) Veeam
4 2 (20.00%) Kaseya
4 2 (20.00%) Kaspersky
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) SolarWinds