The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Backup Exec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Symantec Backup Exec
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 74 90
Rank change year-on-year -14 +16  
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.20% 0.11% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.38% 1.28% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £300 - £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £325 £178
% change year-on-year -3.07% +83.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -51.92% +48.57%  

Backup Exec is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 145 78 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.31% 8.23% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 31 66
Median daily rate £458 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.77% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £287 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Backup Exec as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in Buckinghamshire

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in Buckinghamshire

Backup Exec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in Buckinghamshire

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Milton Keynes -10 2 £300 - 1
Backup Exec
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam

Backup Exec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Operator
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam