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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
England / South West
Rank 128 - 140
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.079% - 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.13% - 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £170 - £180
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £339 £270
% change year-on-year
-33.57% +25.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £17.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-26.76% -17.44%

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
177 213 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.98% 7.28% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 153 127
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £26.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% +9.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Gloucestershire - 2 £170 -
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Capita
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) NAS

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Extranet
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Server Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Server Support
3 1 (25.00%) Server Support Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (25.00%) MOM
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Capita
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas