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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 236 255 219
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -36
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 26 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.16% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.47% 1.47% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 12
Median daily rate £120 £310 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.29% +1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £178 £293
% change year-on-year
+90.14% -39.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 7
Median hourly rate £35.50 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 - £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.75 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +41.50%
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
1053 1019 843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.80% 10.81% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 572 422
Median daily rate £401 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +10.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 36 30
Median hourly rate £35.50 £24.00 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.91% +30.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.85 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+65.95% +10.52%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Hampshire +16 7 £430 +7.82%
Surrey -2 7 £350 +27.27% 2
Berkshire +4 6 £115 -
East Sussex - 4 - -
Home Counties +2 1 £285 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (82.46%) Active Directory
3 46 (80.70%) VMware
4 38 (66.67%) Symantec
5 37 (64.91%) Windows Server
6 35 (61.40%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (56.14%) HP
8 30 (52.63%) MS Exchange
9 29 (50.88%) WSUS
10 27 (47.37%) MS Office
10 27 (47.37%) Intel Security
11 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
12 23 (40.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (40.35%) vSphere
13 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (29.82%) MCSE
15 17 (29.82%) McAfee ePO
16 16 (28.07%) Windows 7
16 16 (28.07%) MCSA
16 16 (28.07%) LAN
16 16 (28.07%) WAN
16 16 (28.07%) NetBackup
17 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
17 14 (24.56%) ITIL
17 14 (24.56%) Norton AntiVirus
18 13 (22.81%) Cisco
19 12 (21.05%) IBM
19 12 (21.05%) Finance
19 12 (21.05%) 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 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.75%) Apache
6 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (47.37%) MS Office
2 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Mimecast
2 4 (7.02%) Office 365
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.75%) CloudBees
3 1 (1.75%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) LAN
1 16 (28.07%) WAN
2 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
3 10 (17.54%) DNS
3 10 (17.54%) Wireless
4 8 (14.04%) DHCP
5 7 (12.28%) Firewall
5 7 (12.28%) SAN
5 7 (12.28%) VoIP
6 5 (8.77%) SNMP
7 4 (7.02%) Internet
8 2 (3.51%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.75%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (1.75%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.75%) NAS
9 1 (1.75%) Network Security
9 1 (1.75%) Skype
9 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.51%) Apache Hive
3 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Legal
3 3 (5.26%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Support Engineer
2 16 (28.07%) Wintel Engineer
3 14 (24.56%) Wintel Support
4 12 (21.05%) Analyst
5 11 (19.30%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 10 (17.54%) Server Engineer
6 10 (17.54%) Server Support
7 9 (15.79%) Server Support Engineer
7 9 (15.79%) Service Analyst
7 9 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (15.79%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 7 (12.28%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (8.77%) Integration Engineer
10 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 3 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
11 3 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
11 3 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 3 (5.26%) Network Integration Engineer
11 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
11 3 (5.26%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.75%) ELK Stack
2 1 (1.75%) LAMP
2 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) Blackberry
1 10 (17.54%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.79%) AS400
2 9 (15.79%) Driving Licence
2 9 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.26%) Contactless
4 2 (3.51%) Clustering
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.75%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.75%) RIA
5 1 (1.75%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (64.91%) Windows Server
3 23 (40.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (35.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (28.07%) Windows 7
6 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (19.30%) Windows XP
8 6 (10.53%) Unix
9 5 (8.77%) Linux
10 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (5.26%) Debian
12 1 (1.75%) AIX
12 1 (1.75%) Android
12 1 (1.75%) CentOS
12 1 (1.75%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (1.75%) Fedora
12 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.75%) Solaris
12 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
3 10 (17.54%) Coaching
4 7 (12.28%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (8.77%) Security Patching
6 4 (7.02%) CRM
6 4 (7.02%) Logistics
6 4 (7.02%) Power Management
6 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.02%) Service Management
7 3 (5.26%) Change Management
7 3 (5.26%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.51%) MapReduce
8 2 (3.51%) Security Hardening
8 2 (3.51%) Security Operations
8 2 (3.51%) SIEM
8 2 (3.51%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) C
2 7 (12.28%) SQL
3 3 (5.26%) Python
4 2 (3.51%) Java
5 1 (1.75%) PHP
5 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (29.82%) MCSE
3 16 (28.07%) MCSA
4 10 (17.54%) MCP
5 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.51%) MCITP
8 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.75%) CCNA
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.75%) Degree
8 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.75%) VCP5
8 1 (1.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) JSP 440
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
3 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (82.46%) Active Directory
2 35 (61.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (40.35%) vSphere
4 6 (10.53%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.02%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.51%) NFS
7 2 (3.51%) XenApp
7 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.75%) Docker
8 1 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.75%) KVM
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.75%) Postfix
8 1 (1.75%) qmail
8 1 (1.75%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.75%) Varnish
8 1 (1.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (50.88%) WSUS
2 17 (29.82%) McAfee ePO
3 16 (28.07%) NetBackup
4 14 (24.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (19.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 9 (15.79%) HP SIM
6 9 (15.79%) SCCM
7 8 (14.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (12.28%) SCOM
9 5 (8.77%) WhatsUp Gold
10 3 (5.26%) Puppet
11 2 (3.51%) ArcSight ESM
11 2 (3.51%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
12 1 (1.75%) AirWatch
12 1 (1.75%) Graphite
12 1 (1.75%) logstash
12 1 (1.75%) Nagios
12 1 (1.75%) OVSD
12 1 (1.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 46 (80.70%) VMware
2 38 (66.67%) Symantec
3 32 (56.14%) HP
4 27 (47.37%) Intel Security
5 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 13 (22.81%) Cisco
7 12 (21.05%) IBM
8 10 (17.54%) Avaya
9 9 (15.79%) Becrypt
10 8 (14.04%) Citrix
11 5 (8.77%) Acronis
11 5 (8.77%) F5
12 3 (5.26%) NetApp
12 3 (5.26%) Veeam
13 2 (3.51%) Dell
13 2 (3.51%) EMC
13 2 (3.51%) Juniper
13 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
13 2 (3.51%) Remedy
13 2 (3.51%) Veritas