The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 63 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.48% 0.95% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.94% 6.80% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate
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£170 £155 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £185 £275
% change year-on-year
+62.16% -32.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-19.54% +38.09%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Systems Management Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
81 103 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.74% 14.03% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 34 31
Average daily rate £311 £279 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.65% -7.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £129 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +17.56%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
3 11 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (84.62%) UNIX
3 11 (84.62%) Citrix
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) MCP
4 10 (76.92%) MCSE
5 7 (53.85%) Service Management
6 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
7 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 4 (30.77%) OVSD
9 3 (23.08%) SLA
10 2 (15.38%) MS Office
10 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
11 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
11 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
11 1 (7.69%) VMware
11 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
11 1 (7.69%) Windows XP

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Support Analyst
3 8 (61.54%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (53.85%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (84.62%) UNIX
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 10 (76.92%) MCP
2 10 (76.92%) MCSE
3 5 (38.46%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) OVSD
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Citrix
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco