The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 389 381 335
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -46
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 21 34 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.094% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.21% 2.01% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 32
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £215 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £134 £325 £225
% change year-on-year
-58.69% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £13.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+52.33% -26.38%
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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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1736 1692 1438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.78% 6.99% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1207 1129 994
Average daily rate £450 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 30 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.50 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +16.27%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in London

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in London

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Backup Exec Daily Rate Histogram in London

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in London

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +23 5 £420 +71.42% 2
Southwark - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Wembley - - - -
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Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 46 (77.97%) Windows
2 31 (52.54%) Active Directory
2 31 (52.54%) Symantec
3 29 (49.15%) VMware
4 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
5 21 (35.59%) MS Exchange
5 21 (35.59%) Firewall
5 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (33.90%) SAN
7 19 (32.20%) HP
7 19 (32.20%) NetBackup
8 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (30.51%) DNS
9 17 (28.81%) Cisco
10 15 (25.42%) DHCP
10 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (23.73%) VPN
12 13 (22.03%) NetApp
12 13 (22.03%) LAN
12 13 (22.03%) UNIX
12 13 (22.03%) WAN
12 13 (22.03%) Windows 7
13 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
13 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
14 11 (18.64%) Citrix
14 11 (18.64%) Blackberry
15 10 (16.95%) ITIL
15 10 (16.95%) Windows XP

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 21 (35.59%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (8.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (6.78%) IIS
5 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.08%) Lync
7 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Office
2 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.39%) 3ds Max
3 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.69%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (35.59%) Firewall
2 20 (33.90%) SAN
3 18 (30.51%) DNS
4 15 (25.42%) DHCP
5 14 (23.73%) VPN
6 13 (22.03%) WAN
6 13 (22.03%) LAN
7 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
8 7 (11.86%) VLAN
9 6 (10.17%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (8.47%) iSCSI
10 5 (8.47%) NAS
11 4 (6.78%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (6.78%) Network Security
11 4 (6.78%) Wireless
12 3 (5.08%) SSL
13 2 (3.39%) FTP
13 2 (3.39%) VoIP
13 2 (3.39%) ADSL
14 1 (1.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Financial Institution
2 3 (5.08%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Law
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
3 7 (11.86%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (10.17%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Technical Support
6 4 (6.78%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior UNIX Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior UNIX Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Computer Operator
7 3 (5.08%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) IT Support
7 3 (5.08%) Data Centre Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Web Services
1 1 (1.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.64%) Blackberry
2 8 (13.56%) Replication
3 6 (10.17%) iPhone
3 6 (10.17%) iPad
4 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.47%) Clustering
5 3 (5.08%) Hedge funds
5 3 (5.08%) CLARiiON
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (77.97%) Windows
2 21 (35.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (22.03%) UNIX
4 13 (22.03%) Windows 7
5 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (16.95%) Windows XP
7 6 (10.17%) Linux
8 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (5.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.95%) ITIL
2 6 (10.17%) Service Management
2 6 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (10.17%) Capacity Management
2 6 (10.17%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (8.47%) Project Management
3 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
4 4 (6.78%) Migration
4 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.08%) Change Management
5 3 (5.08%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (3.39%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.39%) Security Management
6 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.39%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.69%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) SQL
1 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.78%) C
3 2 (3.39%) VBScript
4 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.17%) MCITP
3 5 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.78%) MCSE
5 3 (5.08%) VCP4
5 3 (5.08%) VCP5
5 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.39%) CCNA
6 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.39%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.39%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.69%) MCSA
7 1 (1.69%) MCP
7 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (52.54%) Active Directory
2 21 (35.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.56%) VMware ESX
4 7 (11.86%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.86%) vSphere
5 6 (10.17%) XenApp
6 4 (6.78%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (6.78%) Xen
7 3 (5.08%) NFS
8 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
8 2 (3.39%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.69%) Firmware
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (1.69%) UAG
9 1 (1.69%) vCloud
9 1 (1.69%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (32.20%) NetBackup
2 7 (11.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (10.17%) ARCserve
3 6 (10.17%) SCOM
4 4 (6.78%) Legato
5 3 (5.08%) Tivoli
5 3 (5.08%) Control-M
5 3 (5.08%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (5.08%) MAILsweeper
5 3 (5.08%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (5.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (5.08%) SCDPM
5 3 (5.08%) vMotion
6 2 (3.39%) Puppet
7 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (1.69%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.69%) SCCM
7 1 (1.69%) ZENworks
7 1 (1.69%) OpenView
7 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) Symantec
2 29 (49.15%) VMware
3 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
4 19 (32.20%) HP
5 17 (28.81%) Cisco
6 13 (22.03%) NetApp
7 11 (18.64%) Citrix
8 8 (13.56%) Dell
9 7 (11.86%) EMC
10 6 (10.17%) BMC
10 6 (10.17%) CA
10 6 (10.17%) Veeam
11 5 (8.47%) SonicWALL
11 5 (8.47%) Oracle
12 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
12 4 (6.78%) McAfee
12 4 (6.78%) 3PAR
13 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
13 3 (5.08%) Sun
13 3 (5.08%) Veritas
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