The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 30 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.08% 0.49% -
As % of the Systems Management category 13.64% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £175 £225
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £23.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-14.73% +50.79%
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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 Oxford region.

Systems Management Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
22 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.94% 5.91% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 10
Average daily rate £490 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.29% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Infor
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (20.00%) Sophos
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Infor
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix