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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 244 209 203
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -6
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 10 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.35% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.17% 3.87% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 21
Average daily rate
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£275 £305 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% +22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £177 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £450 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
-41.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £13.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+55.26% -26.76%
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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
858 802 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.20% 8.96% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 412 390
Average daily rate £385 £346 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.19% +1.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 48
Average hourly rate £23.00 £26.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.20% +17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Surrey +7 5 £275 - 6
Buckinghamshire -7 3 £300 +57.89% 1
Hampshire -9 1 £399 +25.60% 1
Oxfordshire -23 1 £600 +200.00% 1
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Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (50.00%) MCSE
4 11 (50.00%) VMware
4 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
6 8 (36.36%) SQL
6 8 (36.36%) HP
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
7 7 (31.82%) Symantec
7 7 (31.82%) Sophos
8 6 (27.27%) MCP
8 6 (27.27%) vSphere
8 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (27.27%) WSUS
8 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
9 5 (22.73%) SCOM
9 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (22.73%) DNS
9 5 (22.73%) Veritas
9 5 (22.73%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (18.18%) Lync
5 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
2 4 (18.18%) LAN
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) NAS
3 3 (13.64%) SAN
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) Internet
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (4.55%) Local Government
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Support Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Server Support
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (18.18%) PKI
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Xbox
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (22.73%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.09%) Validation
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (9.09%) Line Management
4 2 (9.09%) Operations Management
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.55%) Business Development
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (50.00%) MCSE
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) MCP
3 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (18.18%) HND
5 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (4.55%) CCNA
6 1 (4.55%) CCDA
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 6 (27.27%) vSphere
5 2 (9.09%) Firmware
6 1 (4.55%) VMware GSX
6 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (4.55%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) WSUS
2 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
2 5 (22.73%) SCOM
3 4 (18.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (18.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (18.18%) SCVMM
4 3 (13.64%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (4.55%) OVSD
5 1 (4.55%) SCCM
5 1 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (4.55%) SCDPM
5 1 (4.55%) MOM
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
5 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) HP
4 7 (31.82%) Symantec
4 7 (31.82%) Sophos
5 5 (22.73%) Veritas
6 4 (18.18%) McAfee
6 4 (18.18%) Dell
6 4 (18.18%) GFI Software
7 3 (13.64%) Lumension
7 3 (13.64%) Citrix
8 2 (9.09%) CommVault
8 2 (9.09%) Cisco
9 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
9 1 (4.55%) Veeam
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle
9 1 (4.55%) IBM
9 1 (4.55%) EMC
9 1 (4.55%) Intel
9 1 (4.55%) Juniper