The first table below looks at the demand for Backup Exec skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 59 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.70% 0.24% 0.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.85% 4.55% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £425 - £90
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £225 £220
% change year-on-year
+44.44% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £18.00 £17.16
% change year-on-year
-36.11% +4.89%
Systems Management Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
73 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.25% 5.24% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 11 12
Average daily rate £350 £320 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -22.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £239 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
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Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Backup Exec Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Backup Exec
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Backup Exec Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Vacancies
South Wales -13 5 £425 - 1
Backup Exec
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Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) Remedy
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) XenServer
3 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (50.00%) vCloud
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support
2 2 (33.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) XenServer
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (50.00%) vCloud
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
2 3 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (33.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) Remedy
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Sophos
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee