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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 125 119 123
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 3 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.097% 0.33% 0.038%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.42% 4.95% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £285 £285
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £32.54 £14.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.35% -36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -14.66%
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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 North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
212 182 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 6.88% 6.75% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 100 82
Average daily rate £375 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £138 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 19
Average hourly rate £32.54 £31.56 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.74 £13.80 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 1 - - 3
Cheshire - - - - 5
Merseyside - - - -
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) Symantec
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco
6 3 (37.50%) ITIL
6 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (25.00%) Veeam
7 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (25.00%) Finance
7 2 (25.00%) Migration
7 2 (25.00%) XML Messaging
7 2 (25.00%) DHCP
7 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (25.00%) DNS
7 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Server Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Break Fix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML Messaging
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
1 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (12.50%) HP SIM
1 1 (12.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Veeam
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) webMethods
5 1 (12.50%) Remedy
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Infor
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
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