The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 76 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% - 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.44% - 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £190 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £270 £285
% change year-on-year
+25.46% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-17.44% +34.37%
Backup Exec
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Systems Management Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
139 114 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.18% 13.07% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 61 39
Average daily rate £370 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £204 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £365 £341
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 2
Average hourly rate £59.33 £55.65 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.60% +122.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +1.19%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) Altiris
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Altiris
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £220 per day
Posted: 4 days ago