The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
Wales / South Wales
Rank 47 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.63% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.11% 2.44% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £188 £170 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £328 £270
% change year-on-year
-31.29% +21.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-25.71% -17.64%

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 Wales region.

Systems Management Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
37 41 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.82% 7.88% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 25
Median daily rate £425 £310 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -24.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £138 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £363 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £18.00 £10.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -29.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £10.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £10.00 £15.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Backup Exec across the South Wales region.

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec across the South Wales region.

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Newport - 3 £188 -
Backup Exec
Wales

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Software Licensing
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) Avaya
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (60.00%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (20.00%) Skype
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Avaya
3 3 (60.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) arcserve
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
5 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (20.00%) Remedy
5 1 (20.00%) Sophos
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec