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 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
England / South East
Rank 236 240 251
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 7 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.091% 0.25% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.92% 2.42% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 8
Median daily rate £275 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.35% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £395 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £223 £240
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £27.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.59%

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
761 910 1121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.87% 10.49% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 542 542
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £266 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 47 31
Median hourly rate £17.50 £46.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.95% +162.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £20.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.65 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.78% +24.44%

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
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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Hampshire +5 2 - -
Surrey +1 2 £151 -57.00%
Berkshire +10 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £400 -
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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

1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
3 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
4 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 9 (47.37%) Symantec
5 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
5 9 (47.37%) Veeam
6 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
8 6 (31.58%) vSphere
8 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (31.58%) DNS
8 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
8 6 (31.58%) DHCP
8 6 (31.58%) MS Office
9 5 (26.32%) VPN
9 5 (26.32%) Office 365
9 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
9 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (21.05%) Network Security
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
10 4 (21.05%) Firewall
10 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (15.79%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (15.79%) ITIL

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 (63.16%) MS Exchange
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
2 6 (31.58%) DHCP
2 6 (31.58%) DNS
3 5 (26.32%) VPN
4 4 (21.05%) Firewall
4 4 (21.05%) Network Security
5 3 (15.79%) ADSL
5 3 (15.79%) NAS
5 3 (15.79%) SAN
5 3 (15.79%) SSL
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Support
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Exchange Support
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.79%) Mac OS X
8 2 (10.53%) Unix
8 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
9 1 (5.26%) AIX
9 1 (5.26%) Linux
9 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
9 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
1 3 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) Network Design
1 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
1 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.26%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (5.26%) Network Management
2 1 (5.26%) Project Management
2 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
2 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) MCP
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) vSphere
4 3 (15.79%) Firmware
4 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.79%) XenApp
5 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Symantec
3 9 (47.37%) Veeam
4 3 (15.79%) 3PAR
4 3 (15.79%) Apple
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Dell
4 3 (15.79%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto
4 3 (15.79%) SonicWALL
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) BMC
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.26%) Unisys