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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 239 261 219
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -42
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 32 11 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.12% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.23% 1.18% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 11
Median daily rate £350 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £175 £300
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Median hourly rate £35.50 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 - £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 - £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £20.19 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+61.01% +55.26%
Backup Exec
England

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
990 934 828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.87% 9.78% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 546 425
Median daily rate £425 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 35 40
Median hourly rate £34.00 £23.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -10.28%

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 29 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 May 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
Surrey -2 9 £350 +27.27% 1
Berkshire - 7 £120 - 2
East Sussex - 7 - -
Hampshire +7 6 £430 +7.82%
Buckinghamshire +10 1 - - 1
Kent - 1 £225 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
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Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 46 (83.64%) Active Directory
3 44 (80.00%) VMware
4 36 (65.45%) Symantec
5 35 (63.64%) Windows Server
6 33 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (58.18%) HP
8 30 (54.55%) MS Exchange
9 29 (52.73%) WSUS
10 26 (47.27%) MS Office
10 26 (47.27%) Intel Security
11 24 (43.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
12 23 (41.82%) vSphere
13 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (32.73%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (30.91%) MCSE
15 17 (30.91%) McAfee ePO
16 16 (29.09%) NetBackup
17 15 (27.27%) MCSA
17 15 (27.27%) LAN
17 15 (27.27%) WAN
17 15 (27.27%) Windows 7
18 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
19 13 (23.64%) Cisco
19 13 (23.64%) IBM
19 13 (23.64%) ITIL
20 12 (21.82%) Norton AntiVirus
20 12 (21.82%) Finance
20 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008

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 30 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) Apache
6 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (47.27%) MS Office
2 14 (25.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Mimecast
2 3 (5.45%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.82%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.27%) LAN
1 15 (27.27%) WAN
2 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (16.36%) DNS
3 9 (16.36%) Wireless
4 7 (12.73%) DHCP
5 6 (10.91%) Firewall
5 6 (10.91%) SAN
5 6 (10.91%) VoIP
6 4 (7.27%) Internet
6 4 (7.27%) SNMP
7 2 (3.64%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.82%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.82%) NAS
8 1 (1.82%) Network Security
8 1 (1.82%) Skype
8 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) MySQL
4 2 (3.64%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Legal
3 3 (5.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Support Engineer
2 16 (29.09%) Wintel Engineer
3 14 (25.45%) Wintel Support
4 12 (21.82%) Analyst
5 11 (20.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 10 (18.18%) Server Engineer
6 10 (18.18%) Server Support
7 9 (16.36%) Server Support Engineer
7 9 (16.36%) Service Analyst
7 9 (16.36%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (16.36%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Integration Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) 1st Line Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) VMware Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.82%) ELK Stack
2 1 (1.82%) LAMP
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.18%) Blackberry
3 9 (16.36%) AS400
3 9 (16.36%) Driving Licence
3 9 (16.36%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.45%) Clustering
4 3 (5.45%) Contactless
5 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.82%) RIA
6 1 (1.82%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 24 (43.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 7 (12.73%) Unix
9 6 (10.91%) Linux
10 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (5.45%) Debian
12 2 (3.64%) AIX
13 1 (1.82%) Android
13 1 (1.82%) CentOS
13 1 (1.82%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (1.82%) Fedora
13 1 (1.82%) Solaris
13 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) ITIL
2 12 (21.82%) Mentoring
3 11 (20.00%) Coaching
4 4 (7.27%) Change Management
4 4 (7.27%) CRM
4 4 (7.27%) Logistics
4 4 (7.27%) Power Management
4 4 (7.27%) Security Patching
4 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.27%) Service Management
5 3 (5.45%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.64%) MapReduce
6 2 (3.64%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.64%) Security Hardening
6 2 (3.64%) Security Operations
6 2 (3.64%) SIEM
6 2 (3.64%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) C
2 6 (10.91%) SQL
3 3 (5.45%) Python
4 2 (3.64%) Java
5 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (30.91%) MCSE
3 15 (27.27%) MCSA
4 10 (18.18%) MCP
5 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.64%) VCP5
7 2 (3.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.82%) CCNA
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.82%) Degree
8 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) JSP 440
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (83.64%) Active Directory
2 33 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (41.82%) vSphere
4 7 (12.73%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.27%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (3.64%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.64%) ISA Server
6 2 (3.64%) NFS
6 2 (3.64%) XenApp
6 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.82%) Docker
7 1 (1.82%) KVM
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.82%) Postfix
7 1 (1.82%) qmail
7 1 (1.82%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.82%) Varnish
7 1 (1.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (52.73%) WSUS
2 17 (30.91%) McAfee ePO
3 16 (29.09%) NetBackup
4 12 (21.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 9 (16.36%) HP SIM
7 8 (14.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (12.73%) SCCM
9 6 (10.91%) SCOM
10 4 (7.27%) WhatsUp Gold
11 3 (5.45%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (5.45%) Puppet
11 3 (5.45%) Tivoli
12 2 (3.64%) ArcSight ESM
12 2 (3.64%) ServiceCenter
13 1 (1.82%) Ansible
13 1 (1.82%) Grafana
13 1 (1.82%) logstash
13 1 (1.82%) Salt
13 1 (1.82%) SCSM
Vendors
1 44 (80.00%) VMware
2 36 (65.45%) Symantec
3 32 (58.18%) HP
4 26 (47.27%) Intel Security
5 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
6 13 (23.64%) Cisco
6 13 (23.64%) IBM
7 10 (18.18%) Avaya
8 9 (16.36%) Becrypt
9 8 (14.55%) Citrix
10 4 (7.27%) Acronis
10 4 (7.27%) F5
10 4 (7.27%) NetApp
11 3 (5.45%) Oracle
11 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
11 3 (5.45%) Veritas
12 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
12 2 (3.64%) Dell
12 2 (3.64%) Juniper
12 2 (3.64%) Remedy