The first table below looks at the demand for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Merseyside region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank - - 34
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 1.09%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £225 £223
% change year-on-year
+44.44% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £18.00 £17.16
% change year-on-year
-26.38% +4.89%
Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
8 7 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.02% 3.48% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 11
Average daily rate £388 £343 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.13% +14.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
Backup Exec
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Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Liverpool - - - -
Backup Exec
North West

Backup Exec
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Data Mining
3 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) Migration
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) NetApp
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) XenApp
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Support Officer
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Symantec
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco