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 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
England / London
Rank 378 397 380
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 19 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.91% 1.11% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 14
Median daily rate £375 £160 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+134.37% -54.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £138 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £328 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £225 £260
% change year-on-year
- -13.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £22.34 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.67% -20.00%
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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2094 1983 1898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.96% 9.25% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1504 1392 1316
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 31
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +113.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £17.65 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £42.50
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 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
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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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 +12 10 £375 - 1
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 21 (70.00%) VMware
2 20 (66.67%) Windows
3 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
4 16 (53.33%) MS Exchange
5 15 (50.00%) Finance
6 14 (46.67%) Cisco
7 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 11 (36.67%) NetBackup
8 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (33.33%) Migration
10 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
10 9 (30.00%) HP
10 9 (30.00%) SAN
10 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (30.00%) Symantec
11 8 (26.67%) Citrix
11 8 (26.67%) LAN
11 8 (26.67%) WAN
11 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
11 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
11 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (23.33%) Veritas
13 6 (20.00%) Banking
13 6 (20.00%) NetApp
13 6 (20.00%) Firewall
13 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V

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 16 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS Project
3 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.33%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) SAN
2 8 (26.67%) LAN
2 8 (26.67%) WAN
3 6 (20.00%) Firewall
4 5 (16.67%) Wireless
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
5 4 (13.33%) DNS
5 4 (13.33%) Internet
5 4 (13.33%) iSCSI
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (10.00%) DHCP
6 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (6.67%) FTP
7 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
7 2 (6.67%) SMTP
7 2 (6.67%) VPN
8 1 (3.33%) DECT
8 1 (3.33%) VoIP
8 1 (3.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) ObjectStore
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Electronics
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Consultant
2 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.00%) Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Backup Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) IT Support
3 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) NetBackup Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) NetBackup Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (6.67%) Linux
8 2 (6.67%) Unix
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
9 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (13.33%) Time Management
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Data Deduplication
4 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) High Availability
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.67%) Server Building
4 2 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.67%) CCNA
2 5 (16.67%) MCSE
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) BS25999
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (6.67%) VMware Server
6 2 (6.67%) XenServer
7 1 (3.33%) Firmware
7 1 (3.33%) vSphere
7 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) NetBackup
2 5 (16.67%) SCCM
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (3.33%) SCOM
5 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) VMware
2 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (46.67%) Cisco
4 9 (30.00%) HP
4 9 (30.00%) Symantec
5 8 (26.67%) Citrix
6 7 (23.33%) Veritas
7 6 (20.00%) NetApp
8 4 (13.33%) SolarWinds
9 3 (10.00%) Avaya
10 2 (6.67%) Bloomberg
10 2 (6.67%) Hitachi
10 2 (6.67%) Reuters
10 2 (6.67%) SAP
10 2 (6.67%) Veeam
11 1 (3.33%) Acronis
11 1 (3.33%) CommVault
11 1 (3.33%) DataCore
11 1 (3.33%) Dell
11 1 (3.33%) Sophos