The table below looks at the statistics for the Backup Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Backup Engineer
Rank - 76 62
Contract jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £464 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
+54.58% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1046 926 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.75% 94.88% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 581 346
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 45
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.60 £111.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

Backup Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Backup Engineer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Backup Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Backup Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Backup Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds