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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank - 116 125
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 0 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.55% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category - 7.37% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 1
Median daily rate - £128 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -55.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £175 £300
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £20.19 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+61.01% +55.26%
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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 Scotland region.

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
345 217 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.87% 7.45% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 122 103
Median daily rate £344 £325 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.84% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £128 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £31.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +12.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -17.61%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
2 3 (75.00%) Nagios
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (75.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) VMware