The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 217 213 231
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 22 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.82% 2.77% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 2
Average daily rate
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£190 £180 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -48.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £129 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £380 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £250 £315
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -20.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £19.50 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £105.00 £16.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +12.85%
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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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
780 939 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.51% 10.57% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 472 306
Average daily rate £350 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 47 44
Average hourly rate £17.88 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.09% +2.50%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Backup Exec Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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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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
Buckinghamshire -1 8 £180 +4.34% 1
Oxfordshire +4 5 - - 3
Hampshire - 4 £405 - 2
Surrey -1 3 - - 1
Berkshire +2 1 - - 3
West Sussex - 1 £125 -
Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
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Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 54 (96.43%) Windows
2 37 (66.07%) MS Exchange
3 36 (64.29%) VMware
4 34 (60.71%) ITIL
5 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
6 32 (57.14%) Citrix
6 32 (57.14%) Security Cleared
6 32 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 29 (51.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (50.00%) Active Directory
10 25 (44.64%) SC Cleared
11 24 (42.86%) Symantec
12 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (37.50%) Cisco
12 21 (37.50%) SQL
13 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (33.93%) SAN
14 19 (33.93%) MCP
15 18 (32.14%) Windows XP
16 17 (30.36%) UNIX
16 17 (30.36%) MCSE
17 16 (28.57%) MS Excel
17 16 (28.57%) MS Office
17 16 (28.57%) HP
17 16 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
18 15 (26.79%) SharePoint
19 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
20 13 (23.21%) DV Cleared
20 13 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2010

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 37 (66.07%) MS Exchange
2 30 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (26.79%) SharePoint
4 13 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (14.29%) Lync
5 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (7.14%) GlassFish
6 4 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (7.14%) Apache
6 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
7 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (3.57%) IIS
9 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (28.57%) MS Office
1 16 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.93%) SAN
2 12 (21.43%) Firewall
3 8 (14.29%) LAN
3 8 (14.29%) WAN
4 6 (10.71%) DHCP
5 5 (8.93%) DNS
6 4 (7.14%) SSL
6 4 (7.14%) IPsec
6 4 (7.14%) LDAP
7 3 (5.36%) VPN
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.79%) NAS
9 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.57%) Military
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) Support Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Systems Support
6 5 (8.93%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.36%) Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.36%) Wintel Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Security Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) SAML
2 2 (3.57%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Blackberry
2 7 (12.50%) Clustering
3 5 (8.93%) Open Source
4 3 (5.36%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.79%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 54 (96.43%) Windows
2 32 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (32.14%) Windows XP
5 17 (30.36%) UNIX
6 12 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 11 (19.64%) Linux
8 9 (16.07%) Windows 8
9 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.79%) Android
11 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) ITIL
2 12 (21.43%) Service Management
3 9 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 7 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.93%) CRM
7 5 (8.93%) Change Management
8 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
8 4 (7.14%) Identity Management
9 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.36%) Information Security
9 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.36%) Change Control
9 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.57%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.93%) Java
4 4 (7.14%) Perl
4 4 (7.14%) PHP
5 3 (5.36%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 25 (44.64%) SC Cleared
3 20 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (33.93%) MCP
5 17 (30.36%) MCSE
6 13 (23.21%) DV Cleared
7 4 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.57%) MCITP
8 2 (3.57%) MCSA
8 2 (3.57%) CCNA
8 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.79%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.79%) CCENT
9 1 (1.79%) ACSA
9 1 (1.79%) MCDST
9 1 (1.79%) MCTS
9 1 (1.79%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 29 (51.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 10 (17.86%) XenApp
5 8 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (10.71%) Terminal Services
6 6 (10.71%) VMware ESX
7 4 (7.14%) Shibboleth
8 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (5.36%) vSphere
9 2 (3.57%) vCloud
10 1 (1.79%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (17.86%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (14.29%) NetBackup
4 5 (8.93%) SCCM
5 3 (5.36%) ARCserve
5 3 (5.36%) OVSD
6 2 (3.57%) MOM
7 1 (1.79%) SCOM
7 1 (1.79%) WSUS
7 1 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.79%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 36 (64.29%) VMware
2 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
3 32 (57.14%) Citrix
4 24 (42.86%) Symantec
5 21 (37.50%) Cisco
6 16 (28.57%) HP
7 13 (23.21%) McAfee
8 9 (16.07%) Sophos
9 8 (14.29%) Lumension
9 8 (14.29%) Juniper
10 7 (12.50%) Veeam
11 5 (8.93%) Blue Coat
11 5 (8.93%) Oracle
11 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
12 4 (7.14%) Veritas
12 4 (7.14%) Dell
13 2 (3.57%) EMC
13 2 (3.57%) Adobe
13 2 (3.57%) NetApp
13 2 (3.57%) Apple
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