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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 242 254 233
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 15 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.45% 1.69% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 7
Median daily rate £115 £288 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +36.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £230 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £400 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £205 £185 £295
% change year-on-year
+10.81% -37.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £35.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +10.44%
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
1034 1064 839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.72% 11.14% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 610 431
Median daily rate £425 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 25 23
Median hourly rate £35.50 £24.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.91% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £39.00 £27.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.76 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+30.95% +8.48%

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 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Berkshire 0 7 £115 - 2
Hampshire +5 5 - -
Surrey -8 2 £100 -63.63% 2
Home Counties +2 1 £285 -
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 45 (97.83%) Windows
2 37 (80.43%) VMware
3 36 (78.26%) Active Directory
4 33 (71.74%) Symantec
5 30 (65.22%) Windows Server
6 29 (63.04%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (52.17%) HP
8 23 (50.00%) MS Exchange
9 21 (45.65%) MS Office
10 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
11 17 (36.96%) Intel Security
11 17 (36.96%) WSUS
12 16 (34.78%) LAN
12 16 (34.78%) WAN
12 16 (34.78%) ITIL
12 16 (34.78%) vSphere
13 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (28.26%) Norton AntiVirus
14 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
14 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
15 12 (26.09%) McAfee ePO
15 12 (26.09%) Finance
15 12 (26.09%) MCSE
16 11 (23.91%) MCSA
16 11 (23.91%) IBM
16 11 (23.91%) NetBackup
17 10 (21.74%) Wireless
17 10 (21.74%) 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 23 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.17%) Apache
5 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 21 (45.65%) MS Office
2 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Mimecast
2 3 (6.52%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.17%) CloudBees
3 1 (2.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) LAN
1 16 (34.78%) WAN
2 13 (28.26%) TCP/IP
3 10 (21.74%) Wireless
4 8 (17.39%) DNS
5 7 (15.22%) DHCP
5 7 (15.22%) VoIP
6 6 (13.04%) Firewall
7 5 (10.87%) SNMP
8 3 (6.52%) SAN
9 2 (4.35%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.17%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (2.17%) NAS
10 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Legal
3 3 (6.52%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Support Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Service Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (19.57%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Wintel Support
5 6 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) Server Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Server Support
6 5 (10.87%) Server Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support
7 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) ELK Stack
1 1 (2.17%) LAMP
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
1 1 (2.17%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) AS400
1 9 (19.57%) Blackberry
1 9 (19.57%) Mathematics
2 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.35%) Contactless
4 1 (2.17%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) RIA
4 1 (2.17%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 45 (97.83%) Windows
2 30 (65.22%) Windows Server
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
4 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (19.57%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.52%) Linux
8 2 (4.35%) Debian
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.17%) CentOS
9 1 (2.17%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (2.17%) Fedora
9 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.17%) Solaris
9 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
3 9 (19.57%) Coaching
4 7 (15.22%) Virtual Environments
5 5 (10.87%) Security Patching
6 4 (8.70%) Service Management
7 3 (6.52%) CRM
7 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
7 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) Logistics
8 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
9 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.17%) Change Management
9 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.17%) ITSM
9 1 (2.17%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) C
2 6 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) PHP
4 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (26.09%) MCSE
3 11 (23.91%) MCSA
4 9 (19.57%) MCP
5 2 (4.35%) MCITP
6 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.17%) CCNA
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 29 (63.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (34.78%) vSphere
4 3 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.35%) NFS
6 1 (2.17%) Docker
6 1 (2.17%) KVM
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.17%) Postfix
6 1 (2.17%) qmail
6 1 (2.17%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.17%) Varnish
6 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.17%) XenApp
6 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (36.96%) WSUS
2 13 (28.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (26.09%) McAfee ePO
4 11 (23.91%) NetBackup
5 10 (21.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 9 (19.57%) HP SIM
6 9 (19.57%) SCCM
7 7 (15.22%) SCOM
7 7 (15.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (10.87%) WhatsUp Gold
9 2 (4.35%) Puppet
10 1 (2.17%) Bacula
10 1 (2.17%) Cacti
10 1 (2.17%) cPanel
10 1 (2.17%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (2.17%) logstash
10 1 (2.17%) Plesk
10 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (2.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (80.43%) VMware
2 33 (71.74%) Symantec
3 24 (52.17%) HP
4 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
5 17 (36.96%) Intel Security
6 11 (23.91%) IBM
7 10 (21.74%) Avaya
8 9 (19.57%) Becrypt
9 8 (17.39%) Cisco
10 7 (15.22%) Citrix
11 5 (10.87%) Acronis
11 5 (10.87%) F5
11 5 (10.87%) Veeam
12 2 (4.35%) EMC
12 2 (4.35%) Lumension
12 2 (4.35%) NetApp
12 2 (4.35%) Remedy
13 1 (2.17%) Apple
13 1 (2.17%) arcserve
13 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint