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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 243 252 227
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 9 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.17% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.00% 1.84% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 8
Median daily rate £275 £230 £173
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £182 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £337 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £228 £230 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.08% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.70%
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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
897 923 950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.67% 9.46% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 523 494
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 33 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.78% -27.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.09 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -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 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Buckinghamshire - 3 £300 - 1
Surrey +8 2 £281 +12.50% 1
Berkshire +7 2 £263 -33.54% 1
Oxfordshire -17 1 £275 +19.56%
West Sussex - 1 £233 -
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Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 30 (81.08%) VMware
3 29 (78.38%) Symantec
4 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
5 24 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (64.86%) Windows Server
6 22 (59.46%) MS Exchange
7 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
8 15 (40.54%) HP
9 14 (37.84%) ITIL
9 14 (37.84%) Norton AntiVirus
9 14 (37.84%) vSphere
10 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
10 12 (32.43%) Intel Security
10 12 (32.43%) LAN
10 12 (32.43%) WAN
11 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
11 11 (29.73%) MS Office
11 11 (29.73%) WSUS
12 10 (27.03%) SCCM
13 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
13 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (21.62%) DNS
14 8 (21.62%) Cisco
14 8 (21.62%) DHCP
14 8 (21.62%) Finance

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 22 (59.46%) MS Exchange
2 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) MS Office
2 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Mimecast
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) LAN
1 12 (32.43%) WAN
2 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
3 8 (21.62%) DHCP
3 8 (21.62%) DNS
4 7 (18.92%) Firewall
5 6 (16.22%) VoIP
5 6 (16.22%) Wireless
6 5 (13.51%) SNMP
7 4 (10.81%) SAN
8 2 (5.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Legal
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Support Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (13.51%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Service Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Network Integration Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Server Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Wintel Support
8 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Blackberry
2 5 (13.51%) AS400
2 5 (13.51%) Mathematics
3 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.70%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.70%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) Contactless
5 1 (2.70%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) RIA
5 1 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) Windows Server
3 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (16.22%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.70%) Debian
8 1 (2.70%) Linux
8 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
2 6 (16.22%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (13.51%) Coaching
3 5 (13.51%) Security Patching
3 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.41%) CRM
5 2 (5.41%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.41%) Service Management
5 2 (5.41%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.70%) Change Management
6 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.70%) Logistics
6 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.70%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) C
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) Java
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.92%) MCSE
3 5 (13.51%) MCP
3 5 (13.51%) MCSA
4 2 (5.41%) MCITP
5 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.70%) CCNA
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.70%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
2 24 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (37.84%) vSphere
4 4 (10.81%) XenApp
4 4 (10.81%) XenDesktop
5 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.41%) Firmware
7 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (29.73%) WSUS
3 10 (27.03%) SCCM
4 7 (18.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (16.22%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (16.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (13.51%) HP SIM
6 5 (13.51%) SCOM
6 5 (13.51%) WhatsUp Gold
7 4 (10.81%) NetBackup
8 1 (2.70%) ArcSight ESM
8 1 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (2.70%) Puppet
8 1 (2.70%) SmoothWall
8 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) VMware
2 29 (78.38%) Symantec
3 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
4 15 (40.54%) HP
5 12 (32.43%) Intel Security
6 8 (21.62%) Cisco
7 6 (16.22%) Avaya
7 6 (16.22%) IBM
8 5 (13.51%) Acronis
8 5 (13.51%) Becrypt
8 5 (13.51%) Citrix
8 5 (13.51%) F5
9 4 (10.81%) Veeam
10 3 (8.11%) Dell
11 2 (5.41%) 3PAR
11 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
11 2 (5.41%) EMC
11 2 (5.41%) Lumension
11 2 (5.41%) Remedy
12 1 (2.70%) Hortonworks