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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 243 232 208
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -24
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 18 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.79% 2.34% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 10
Average daily rate
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£288 £210 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.90% -35.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £152 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £409 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £300 £284
% change year-on-year
-38.33% +5.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -31.50%
Backup Exec
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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
1004 811 918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.53% 8.82% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 417 447
Average daily rate £385 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.07% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £220 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 51
Average hourly rate £22.07 £15.75 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.14% -19.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £25.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -10.84%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Oxfordshire -22 5 £230 - 1
Buckinghamshire -2 4 £355 +86.84%
Surrey -2 3 £275 - 2
Hampshire -8 2 £399 -1.52% 1
Berkshire - 2 - - 4
Middlesex +3 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -
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England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 19 (76.00%) Windows
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
4 12 (48.00%) Symantec
4 12 (48.00%) VMware
4 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (44.00%) ITIL
6 10 (40.00%) WSUS
7 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
7 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (32.00%) SCOM
9 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
9 7 (28.00%) Lync
9 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (28.00%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (28.00%) Citrix
9 7 (28.00%) DHCP
9 7 (28.00%) DNS
9 7 (28.00%) Cisco
9 7 (28.00%) MCSE
10 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
10 6 (24.00%) NetBackup
11 5 (20.00%) SQL
11 5 (20.00%) HP
11 5 (20.00%) LAN
11 5 (20.00%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (28.00%) Lync
2 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) SAP CCM
1 2 (8.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) DHCP
1 7 (28.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.00%) LAN
2 5 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.00%) SAN
3 4 (16.00%) Firewall
4 3 (12.00%) VPN
4 3 (12.00%) NAS
5 2 (8.00%) Wireless
5 2 (8.00%) Internet
6 1 (4.00%) SSL
6 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.00%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Service Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Project Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (16.00%) PKI
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (4.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (12.00%) UNIX
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.00%) Solaris
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (16.00%) Service Management
3 3 (12.00%) ITSM
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 1 (4.00%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.00%) Security Patching
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Business Development
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (28.00%) MCSE
3 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) MCP
4 4 (16.00%) HND
5 3 (12.00%) MCSA
5 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (12.00%) MCITP
6 2 (8.00%) MCTS
6 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) MOS
7 1 (4.00%) CCNA
7 1 (4.00%) CCDA
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.00%) VCP5
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) vSphere
5 2 (8.00%) XenApp
5 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) WSUS
2 8 (32.00%) SCOM
3 7 (28.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (24.00%) NetBackup
5 4 (16.00%) SCCM
5 4 (16.00%) SCVMM
5 4 (16.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (8.00%) NetVault Backup
6 2 (8.00%) Nagios
6 2 (8.00%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (8.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (4.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Symantec
2 12 (48.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) HP
4 5 (20.00%) Apple
5 4 (16.00%) Veeam
5 4 (16.00%) McAfee
5 4 (16.00%) Sophos
5 4 (16.00%) Veritas
6 2 (8.00%) CA
6 2 (8.00%) Dell
6 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 2 (8.00%) SAP
6 2 (8.00%) JD Edwards
6 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.00%) BT
6 2 (8.00%) GFI Software
7 1 (4.00%) Meru Networks
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