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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 427 403 376
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -27
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 13 31 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.48% 1.54% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 34
Median daily rate £300 £231 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.72% -28.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £120 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £332 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £228 £230 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.08% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £21.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-15.47% +3.70%
Backup Exec
England

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
2699 2008 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.77% 8.70% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1761 1375 1445
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £293 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 42 50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.97 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +9 2 £284 +41.87%
Mayfair - 2 £325 -
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
3 28 (82.35%) Windows Server
4 27 (79.41%) Active Directory
5 26 (76.47%) VMware
6 25 (73.53%) Symantec
7 24 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (64.71%) MS Exchange
9 20 (58.82%) Firewall
10 19 (55.88%) MS Excel
11 18 (52.94%) DNS
11 18 (52.94%) Citrix
11 18 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
12 17 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
13 15 (44.12%) Cisco
14 14 (41.18%) HP
14 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
16 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
16 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (35.29%) SCOM
17 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (32.35%) XenApp
17 11 (32.35%) Office 365
17 11 (32.35%) SAN
17 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (32.35%) SharePoint
17 11 (32.35%) VMware ESX
18 10 (29.41%) Finance
18 10 (29.41%) Business Continuity

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 22 (64.71%) MS Exchange
2 18 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (32.35%) SharePoint
4 10 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (26.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (23.53%) Skype for Business
7 2 (5.88%) IIS
8 1 (2.94%) Apache
8 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.94%) JBoss
8 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (55.88%) MS Excel
2 8 (23.53%) MS Project
3 6 (17.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) Firewall
2 18 (52.94%) DNS
3 11 (32.35%) SAN
4 10 (29.41%) DHCP
5 9 (26.47%) iSCSI
5 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
6 8 (23.53%) Extranet
6 8 (23.53%) Network Security
7 7 (20.59%) VLAN
8 6 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (17.65%) MPLS
8 6 (17.65%) VPN
9 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (14.71%) IP Telephony
9 5 (14.71%) IPsec
9 5 (14.71%) OSPF
9 5 (14.71%) Wireless
10 2 (5.88%) Internet
11 1 (2.94%) LAN
11 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Server Engineer
2 13 (38.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Server Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Citrix Systems Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Java RMI
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.59%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.88%) Device Driver
3 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) Informatics
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
4 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 28 (82.35%) Windows Server
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (23.53%) Windows Phone
6 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.82%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (2.94%) Android
8 1 (2.94%) Linux
8 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Business Continuity
1 10 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
1 10 (29.41%) Software Deployment
2 9 (26.47%) Migration
2 9 (26.47%) Mobile Device Management
2 9 (26.47%) Time Management
3 8 (23.53%) Capacity Management
3 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 8 (23.53%) Project Management
3 8 (23.53%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (23.53%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (5.88%) Data Management
5 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Ruby
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (26.47%) MCSE
3 8 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (14.71%) CCNA
4 5 (14.71%) Degree
5 3 (8.82%) MCSA
6 1 (2.94%) CCNP
6 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.94%) HNC
6 1 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) COBIT
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (79.41%) Active Directory
2 24 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (32.35%) VMware ESX
4 11 (32.35%) XenApp
5 8 (23.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (23.53%) UAG
6 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
7 4 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
8 2 (5.88%) Firmware
8 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
8 2 (5.88%) vSphere
9 1 (2.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) SCOM
2 8 (23.53%) IBM BigFix
2 8 (23.53%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 7 (20.59%) SCCM
4 3 (8.82%) HP SIM
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (5.88%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.94%) SCDPM
6 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 26 (76.47%) VMware
3 25 (73.53%) Symantec
4 18 (52.94%) Citrix
5 15 (44.12%) Cisco
6 14 (41.18%) HP
7 9 (26.47%) Veeam
8 8 (23.53%) IBM
9 6 (17.65%) Bloomberg
9 6 (17.65%) Reuters
10 5 (14.71%) Blue Coat
11 4 (11.76%) Apple
11 4 (11.76%) NetApp
12 3 (8.82%) arcserve
12 3 (8.82%) Dell
13 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
14 1 (2.94%) CA
14 1 (2.94%) EMC
14 1 (2.94%) SunGard
14 1 (2.94%) Temenos