The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 127 105 123
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 13 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.24% 2.70% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
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£300 £215 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £213 £315
% change year-on-year
+38.82% -32.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £19.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-10.12% +16.17%
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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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
248 111 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.85% 5.02% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 57 113
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 15
Average hourly rate £20.06 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.57% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.30 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £40.50 £24.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% +11.11%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Backup Exec Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
Gloucestershire -16 8 £300 +3.44%
Wiltshire - 3 £295 - 5
Bristol - 2 £320 - 2
Cornwall - - - -
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 7 (50.00%) Citrix
4 7 (50.00%) XenApp
4 7 (50.00%) vSphere
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) SAN
6 5 (35.71%) Symantec
6 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
8 3 (21.43%) Solaris
8 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 3 (21.43%) DHCP
8 3 (21.43%) DNS
8 3 (21.43%) UNIX
8 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
8 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
8 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (21.43%) Change Control
9 2 (14.29%) Meru Networks
9 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) Lync
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) DMZ
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Backup Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Solaris
5 3 (21.43%) UNIX
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) RHCE
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 7 (50.00%) XenApp
1 7 (50.00%) vSphere
2 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
2 2 (14.29%) MOM
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (7.14%) ARCserve
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Symantec
4 2 (14.29%) Apple
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) EMC
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) Meru Networks
5 1 (7.14%) Lumension
5 1 (7.14%) Veritas
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Remedy
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £23.00 - £24 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: NEG
Posted: 6 days ago