The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 85 73 90
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.41% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.15% 6.17% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£320 - £113
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £195 £275
% change year-on-year
+58.97% -29.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £23.50 £26.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% +4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.63 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-22.65% +43.65%
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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 Manchester region.

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
65 81 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.77% 6.67% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 33 35
Average daily rate £306 £254 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -21.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £16.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +63.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £19.00 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.75 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 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
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Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Backup Exec
North West

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (95.45%) SAN
2 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 19 (86.36%) Hyper-V
3 18 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (77.27%) Cisco
4 17 (77.27%) Symantec
5 16 (72.73%) VMware
6 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (63.64%) Juniper
7 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (59.09%) Firewall
9 12 (54.55%) VMware ESX
9 12 (54.55%) Degree
10 10 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (40.91%) MCSE
11 9 (40.91%) VCP5
12 8 (36.36%) MCITP
13 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (27.27%) Wireless
13 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
13 6 (27.27%) DHCP
13 6 (27.27%) DNS
13 6 (27.27%) HP
14 5 (22.73%) SQL
14 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (22.73%) SCCM
14 5 (22.73%) SCOM
15 4 (18.18%) 3PAR

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) SAN
2 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 6 (27.27%) Wireless
3 6 (27.27%) DHCP
3 6 (27.27%) DNS
4 4 (18.18%) IPsec
4 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 4 (18.18%) LAN
4 4 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (9.09%) NAS
6 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 7 (31.82%) Support Consultant
1 7 (31.82%) Consultant
1 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Wintel Support
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Support
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Network Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (18.18%) CRM
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (54.55%) Degree
3 10 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (40.91%) MCSE
4 9 (40.91%) VCP5
5 8 (36.36%) MCITP
6 2 (9.09%) MCSA
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (9.09%) CCNA
7 1 (4.55%) CCA
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (4.55%) MCP
7 1 (4.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) Hyper-V
2 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (54.55%) VMware ESX
4 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.64%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (13.64%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
1 5 (22.73%) SCOM
2 4 (18.18%) SCSM
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (77.27%) Cisco
2 17 (77.27%) Symantec
3 16 (72.73%) VMware
4 14 (63.64%) Juniper
5 6 (27.27%) HP
6 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 4 (18.18%) Citrix
6 4 (18.18%) Avaya
7 3 (13.64%) Veeam
8 2 (9.09%) Meru Networks
8 2 (9.09%) Apple
8 2 (9.09%) EMC
9 1 (4.55%) IBM
9 1 (4.55%) McAfee
9 1 (4.55%) Sophos
9 1 (4.55%) Spiceworks
9 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds