The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
UK / Scotland
Rank 108 126 113
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 2 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.12% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.92% 1.29% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Median daily rate - £205 £134
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +52.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.25 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-32.23% +35.95%

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

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
218 232 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.57% 9.10% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 125 103
Median daily rate £388 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £200 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +55.55%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Glasgow -2 2 - -
Backup Exec
UK

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Symantec
1 4 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) G Suite
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) IBM XIV
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) MCTS
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) CCENT
4 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) ACSA
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Storage and Backup Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ACSA
1 1 (16.67%) CCENT
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Symantec
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas