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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
England / South East
Rank 232 237 233
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 8 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.06% 1.86% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 15
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £339 £270
% change year-on-year
-33.57% +25.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +200.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £17.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-26.76% -17.44%

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
758 861 1085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.59% 10.31% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 506 537
Median daily rate £425 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 47 31
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £28.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +55.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £15.78 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.59 £55.65 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
Berkshire +12 3 £300 -14.89%
Hampshire - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +4 1 - -
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
4 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
6 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (41.18%) Symantec
7 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (41.18%) vSphere
7 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (35.29%) Veeam
8 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
8 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
8 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 4 (23.53%) Firewall
10 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (23.53%) Network Security
10 4 (23.53%) MS Office
10 4 (23.53%) DHCP
10 4 (23.53%) DNS
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
11 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
11 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
2 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) Network Security
3 3 (17.65%) ADSL
3 3 (17.65%) NAS
3 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) SSL
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Support
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) Windows 10
4 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.88%) Unix
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
7 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
1 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (17.65%) Network Design
1 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Network Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (41.18%) vSphere
3 3 (17.65%) Firmware
3 3 (17.65%) XenApp
3 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Symantec
4 6 (35.29%) Veeam
5 3 (17.65%) 3PAR
5 3 (17.65%) Apple
5 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 3 (17.65%) Dell
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
5 3 (17.65%) SonicWALL
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco
7 1 (5.88%) BMC
7 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
7 1 (5.88%) Unisys