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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 140 145 137
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 2 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.068% 0.15% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.72% 2.16% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Median daily rate £278 £213 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.58% -29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £130 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £289 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £230 £290
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
278 232 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.48% 7.02% 9.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 133 165
Median daily rate £393 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +24.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.32 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+31.31% +9.34%

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 23 August 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
Wiltshire +3 1 £325 +6.55%
Bristol -5 1 £230 -8.00%
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 West region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (33.33%) Server Building
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) DSL
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Extranet
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Server Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Server Building
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (33.33%) MOM
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Draytek
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) WatchGuard
2 1 (33.33%) ZyXEL