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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 350 378 379
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +1
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 61 47 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.07% 2.85% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 25 36
Average daily rate
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£320 £313 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £202 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £381 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £175 £219
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £23.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-14.73% +50.79%
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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
1987 1651 1652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.10% 6.54% 6.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1326 1118 1043
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £312
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 35 46
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.74 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £41.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 +24 11 £353 -4.08% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £275 -
Morden - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
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Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 88 (79.28%) Windows
2 85 (76.58%) Active Directory
3 63 (56.76%) MS Exchange
4 59 (53.15%) VMware
5 55 (49.55%) Microsoft
6 51 (45.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 45 (40.54%) Symantec
8 43 (38.74%) DNS
8 43 (38.74%) Citrix
8 43 (38.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 41 (36.94%) HP
10 39 (35.14%) SAN
11 38 (34.23%) DHCP
12 31 (27.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 31 (27.93%) Windows Server 2008
13 29 (26.13%) Firewall
14 28 (25.23%) XenApp
15 25 (22.52%) Finance
15 25 (22.52%) Windows XP
16 24 (21.62%) UNIX
16 24 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
17 23 (20.72%) Veritas
17 23 (20.72%) ITIL
17 23 (20.72%) SQL Server
18 22 (19.82%) Cisco
18 22 (19.82%) IBM
18 22 (19.82%) Windows 7
19 21 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
19 21 (18.92%) NetBackup
19 21 (18.92%) SQL

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 63 (56.76%) MS Exchange
2 51 (45.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (15.32%) SharePoint
5 16 (14.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (12.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (8.11%) IIS
8 8 (7.21%) Lync
9 5 (4.50%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (3.60%) WebSphere
10 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
11 3 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (1.80%) Apache
13 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.90%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 15 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.61%) MS Office
3 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (38.74%) DNS
2 39 (35.14%) SAN
3 38 (34.23%) DHCP
4 29 (26.13%) Firewall
5 19 (17.12%) VPN
6 16 (14.41%) TCP/IP
7 13 (11.71%) Fibre Channel
7 13 (11.71%) iSCSI
8 11 (9.91%) VoIP
9 9 (8.11%) Wireless
10 8 (7.21%) VLAN
10 8 (7.21%) Network Security
10 8 (7.21%) WAN
11 7 (6.31%) LAN
11 7 (6.31%) NAS
12 5 (4.50%) Extranet
13 4 (3.60%) IPv4
14 3 (2.70%) FTP
15 2 (1.80%) Intranet
15 2 (1.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.50%) MySQL
2 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 25 (22.52%) Finance
2 18 (16.22%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.80%) Local Government
5 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (36.94%) Analyst
2 21 (18.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 18 (16.22%) Operations Analyst
4 15 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (11.71%) Server Engineer
6 12 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (9.01%) Support Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 7 (6.31%) Support Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Computer Operator
11 4 (3.60%) Server Support
11 4 (3.60%) Systems Support
11 4 (3.60%) Network Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (3.60%) Senior Server Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (2.70%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.70%) LAMP
2 2 (1.80%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.80%) .NET
2 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.90%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.02%) Replication
2 18 (16.22%) Hedge funds
3 17 (15.32%) Blackberry
4 11 (9.91%) Clustering
5 8 (7.21%) SecurID
5 8 (7.21%) VAX
5 8 (7.21%) AS400
6 5 (4.50%) iPhone
7 4 (3.60%) iPad
8 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.80%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.80%) Handset
8 2 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.90%) Open Source
9 1 (0.90%) HP StorageWorks
9 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 88 (79.28%) Windows
2 31 (27.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 31 (27.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (22.52%) Windows XP
4 24 (21.62%) UNIX
5 22 (19.82%) Windows 7
6 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (8.11%) VMS
8 8 (7.21%) Solaris
8 8 (7.21%) Linux
8 8 (7.21%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.80%) Android
11 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.72%) ITIL
2 10 (9.01%) Problem Management
3 9 (8.11%) Service Management
4 7 (6.31%) Incident Management
5 5 (4.50%) Software Deployment
6 4 (3.60%) People Management
6 4 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.60%) Migration
7 3 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.70%) Capacity Management
8 2 (1.80%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (1.80%) Data Protection
8 2 (1.80%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (1.80%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (1.80%) TOGAF
8 2 (1.80%) Document Management
9 1 (0.90%) Service Delivery
9 1 (0.90%) Electronic Design Automation
9 1 (0.90%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.92%) SQL
2 10 (9.01%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.41%) VBScript
4 3 (2.70%) C
5 2 (1.80%) VB
6 1 (0.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (15.32%) MCSE
2 17 (15.32%) MCITP
3 9 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (4.50%) RHCT
4 5 (4.50%) CCNA
4 5 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.50%) RHCE
5 4 (3.60%) MCP
5 4 (3.60%) NCDA
6 3 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.80%) Degree
7 2 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.32%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (76.58%) Active Directory
2 43 (38.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (25.23%) XenApp
4 19 (17.12%) VMware ESX
5 13 (11.71%) NFS
6 12 (10.81%) vSphere
7 10 (9.01%) Hyper-V
8 9 (8.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 8 (7.21%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (5.41%) UAG
10 6 (5.41%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.80%) Xen
11 2 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.90%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (18.92%) NetBackup
2 19 (17.12%) Tivoli
3 18 (16.22%) Control-M
4 12 (10.81%) MIMEsweeper
4 12 (10.81%) MAILsweeper
5 11 (9.91%) HP SIM
6 9 (8.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (8.11%) Legato
7 8 (7.21%) OpenView
7 8 (7.21%) Tivoli NetView
7 8 (7.21%) Netcool
7 8 (7.21%) BMC PATROL
7 8 (7.21%) SCCM
8 7 (6.31%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 6 (5.41%) WSUS
10 4 (3.60%) SCOM
10 4 (3.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (2.70%) FortiGate
11 3 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (1.80%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 59 (53.15%) VMware
2 55 (49.55%) Microsoft
3 45 (40.54%) Symantec
4 43 (38.74%) Citrix
5 41 (36.94%) HP
6 23 (20.72%) Veritas
7 22 (19.82%) Cisco
7 22 (19.82%) IBM
8 15 (13.51%) NetApp
9 14 (12.61%) EMC
10 10 (9.01%) Juniper
10 10 (9.01%) Oracle
11 8 (7.21%) Remedy
11 8 (7.21%) Wall Street Systems
11 8 (7.21%) Dell KACE
12 7 (6.31%) Meru Networks
12 7 (6.31%) ScanSafe
12 7 (6.31%) Apple
12 7 (6.31%) Dell
13 5 (4.50%) Avaya
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