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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 422 390 380
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -10
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 9 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.34% 2.01% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 28 34
Median daily rate £325 £213 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.94% -35.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £147 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £393 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £195 £300
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -35.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% +2.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-4.22% -13.41%
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
2615 1940 2110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.87% 8.69% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1761 1380 1489
Median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 43
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% -5.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -26.70%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 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 -4 1 - - 1
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 20 (95.24%) Windows
1 20 (95.24%) VMware
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 17 (80.95%) MS Exchange
4 15 (71.43%) Cisco
5 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
5 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (57.14%) Symantec
6 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (52.38%) HP
8 10 (47.62%) Finance
8 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (47.62%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (47.62%) Time Management
8 10 (47.62%) SAN
9 9 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (42.86%) Wireless
9 9 (42.86%) iSCSI
9 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (42.86%) VMware ESX
10 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
10 8 (38.10%) DNS
10 8 (38.10%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 7 (33.33%) Citrix
11 7 (33.33%) DHCP

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 17 (80.95%) MS Exchange
2 14 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) SAN
2 9 (42.86%) iSCSI
2 9 (42.86%) Wireless
3 8 (38.10%) DNS
3 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
4 7 (33.33%) DHCP
4 7 (33.33%) Firewall
4 7 (33.33%) VLAN
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (28.57%) IP Telephony
5 6 (28.57%) MPLS
5 6 (28.57%) VPN
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (23.81%) IPsec
6 5 (23.81%) LAN
6 5 (23.81%) OSPF
6 5 (23.81%) WAN
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (19.05%) Internet
8 1 (4.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Phone
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Time Management
2 8 (38.10%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (9.52%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Security
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNA
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) MCSE
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.76%) HNC
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (47.62%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (42.86%) VMware ESX
5 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (4.76%) Firmware
6 1 (4.76%) UAG
6 1 (4.76%) vSphere
6 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.76%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) VMware
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 15 (71.43%) Cisco
4 12 (57.14%) Symantec
5 11 (52.38%) HP
6 7 (33.33%) Citrix
6 7 (33.33%) Veeam
7 5 (23.81%) Bloomberg
7 5 (23.81%) Blue Coat
7 5 (23.81%) NetApp
7 5 (23.81%) Reuters
8 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
9 3 (14.29%) Dell
10 1 (4.76%) Apple
10 1 (4.76%) arcserve
10 1 (4.76%) Avaya
10 1 (4.76%) EMC
10 1 (4.76%) IBM
10 1 (4.76%) Polycom
10 1 (4.76%) Sophos