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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 69 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 3 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.34% 0.68% 0.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.94% 7.32% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£250 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £134 £325 £225
% change year-on-year
-58.69% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £13.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+52.33% -26.38%
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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
102 82 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.42% 9.24% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 38 27
Average daily rate £400 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +16.27%

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 17 April 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) ITIL
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) MCSE
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (80.00%) MCP
2 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (66.67%) Service Management
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
4 8 (53.33%) VMware
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
6 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) OVSD
6 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Vista
7 5 (33.33%) Lumension
7 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
7 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 5 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (33.33%) McAfee
7 5 (33.33%) Sophos
7 5 (33.33%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) UNIX
8 4 (26.67%) Citrix

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (40.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Team Leader
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (6.67%) Server Support
6 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 4 (26.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) Service Management
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) MCSE
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) MCP
3 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) OVSD
2 5 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (13.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Lumension
2 5 (33.33%) McAfee
2 5 (33.33%) Sophos
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec
4 3 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Dell
5 2 (13.33%) GFI Software