The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 154 141 113
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -28
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 5 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.25% 0.71%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.42% 2.72% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 14
Median daily rate £400 £244 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.10% -18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £178 £293
% change year-on-year
+83.09% -39.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £18.13 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+43.44% +36.79%
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 North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
351 331 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.25% 9.10% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 189 125
Median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £220 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 15
Median hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £21.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.95 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.67 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.85 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+65.95% +9.09%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Lancashire -2 3 - -
Manchester -21 2 £400 +44.14%
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) IBM Notes
4 3 (50.00%) Lotus
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) Trend Micro
5 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Skype
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) arcserve
5 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
5 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) DECT
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) DECT
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support
3 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support
4 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Lotus
4 2 (33.33%) arcserve
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Trend Micro
5 1 (16.67%) Veeam