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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 232 244 229
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 21 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.56% 1.10% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 6
Average daily rate £350 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £191 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £360 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £270 £285
% change year-on-year
+25.46% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £44.00 - £90.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 - £142.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-17.44% +34.37%
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
821 1002 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.60% 10.78% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 487 360
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 32 50
Average hourly rate £45.00 £16.72 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.13% -20.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £15.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

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 5 February 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
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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +5 10 £350 - 3
Berkshire +5 4 £353 +53.26% 4
Hampshire - 4 £388 - 1
Buckinghamshire +8 1 £328 -6.42%
East Sussex - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £300 -
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 26 (72.22%) VMware
4 20 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (55.56%) Symantec
5 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (52.78%) Windows Server
6 18 (50.00%) WSUS
7 17 (47.22%) HP
8 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
9 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
10 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (36.11%) McAfee
11 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (36.11%) vSphere
12 12 (33.33%) MCSE
12 12 (33.33%) Cisco
12 12 (33.33%) MS Office
13 11 (30.56%) MCSA
13 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
15 9 (25.00%) LAN
15 9 (25.00%) WAN
15 9 (25.00%) SAN
16 8 (22.22%) NetBackup
16 8 (22.22%) VMware ESX
17 7 (19.44%) Citrix
17 7 (19.44%) Norton AntiVirus
17 7 (19.44%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.11%) IIS
3 3 (8.33%) Lync
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.78%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP CCM
1 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) LAN
1 9 (25.00%) SAN
1 9 (25.00%) WAN
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
3 6 (16.67%) DHCP
4 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.11%) Internet
5 4 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 3 (8.33%) Firewall
6 3 (8.33%) Wireless
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.56%) Network Security
7 2 (5.56%) VLAN
7 2 (5.56%) VPN
8 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.78%) Skype
8 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Support Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Wintel Support
3 7 (19.44%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Server Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Server Support
4 6 (16.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Administrator
6 4 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) VMware Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.89%) Client/Server
2 5 (13.89%) Driving Licence
3 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 4 (11.11%) Clustering
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) AS400
5 2 (5.56%) Contactless
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (5.56%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (2.78%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (52.78%) Windows Server
4 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
7 6 (16.67%) Unix
8 5 (13.89%) Linux
8 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
9 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (5.56%) AIX
11 1 (2.78%) Android
11 1 (2.78%) Debian
11 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) ITIL
1 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
2 4 (11.11%) Coaching
2 4 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (8.33%) Change Management
3 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.56%) CRM
4 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Logistics
4 2 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
4 2 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Server Building
4 2 (5.56%) Time Management
4 2 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (2.78%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (33.33%) MCSE
3 11 (30.56%) MCSA
4 6 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (11.11%) MCITP
5 4 (11.11%) MCP
5 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 3 (8.33%) A+ Certification
6 3 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.56%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (5.56%) MCTS
7 2 (5.56%) Security+ Certification
7 2 (5.56%) VCP5
7 2 (5.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.78%) ACSA
8 1 (2.78%) CCENT
8 1 (2.78%) CCNA
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.78%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (36.11%) vSphere
4 8 (22.22%) VMware ESX
5 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
6 4 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
8 2 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (5.56%) ISA Server
8 2 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (50.00%) WSUS
2 8 (22.22%) NetBackup
3 7 (19.44%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (19.44%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (11.11%) SCCM
4 4 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (8.33%) SCOM
6 2 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (5.56%) HP SIM
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (5.56%) SCDPM
6 2 (5.56%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
6 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.78%) AirWatch
7 1 (2.78%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (2.78%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (2.78%) Nagios
7 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
1 26 (72.22%) VMware
2 20 (55.56%) Symantec
3 17 (47.22%) HP
4 13 (36.11%) McAfee
5 12 (33.33%) Cisco
6 7 (19.44%) Citrix
7 5 (13.89%) Apple
7 5 (13.89%) Dell
8 4 (11.11%) IBM
9 3 (8.33%) EMC
10 2 (5.56%) Altiris
10 2 (5.56%) Avaya
10 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
10 2 (5.56%) Juniper
10 2 (5.56%) NetApp
10 2 (5.56%) Oracle
10 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.56%) Sophos
10 2 (5.56%) Veritas
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £46 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago