Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 6 months to 20 January 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 228 223 220
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 +64
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 16 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.96% 1.18% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 8
City of London median daily rate £388 £326 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% +62.75% -48.39%
10th Percentile £115 £258 £173
90th Percentile £525 £440 £265
Central London median daily rate £388 £326 £200
% change year-on-year +19.05% +62.75% -40.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - £18.00

Backup Exec is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 815 678 705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.57% 10.90% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 663 538 532
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £353 £325 £294
90th Percentile £675 £650 £588
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +0.05% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 8
City of London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +34.97% +13.19%
10th Percentile £12.40 £13.40 £14.43
90th Percentile £27.50 £55.00 £33.68
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +52.78% +1.41%

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Backup Exec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in the City of London

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in the City of London

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Backup Exec in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Backup Exec in the City of London

Backup Exec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) NetBackup
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (56.25%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (50.00%) Veeam
5 8 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (50.00%) Office 365
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (50.00%) MCSE
6 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
6 7 (43.75%) Symantec
6 7 (43.75%) Sophos
6 7 (43.75%) MCP
6 7 (43.75%) SLA
6 7 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Licensing
6 7 (43.75%) Software Licensing
6 7 (43.75%) People Management
6 7 (43.75%) Mimecast
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (43.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Backup Exec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) IBM Domino
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Office 365
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (43.75%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Intranet
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) Wireless
3 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (12.50%) HTTP
3 2 (12.50%) NAS
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) SMTP
3 2 (12.50%) snoop
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) tcpdump
3 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
4 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Licensing
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) iPad
2 3 (18.75%) iPhone
3 2 (12.50%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (6.25%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Unix
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Solaris
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (56.25%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (43.75%) Incident Management
4 7 (43.75%) People Management
4 7 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (43.75%) Problem Management
4 7 (43.75%) Software Licensing
5 6 (37.50%) Budget Control
5 6 (37.50%) Change Control
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
7 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
7 2 (12.50%) Open Source
7 2 (12.50%) Time Management
8 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 1 (6.25%) Computer Security
8 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) MCSE
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (43.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) MCP
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (37.50%) CCNA
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) iptables
4 2 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) Firmware
5 1 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) NetBackup
2 3 (18.75%) AirWatch
2 3 (18.75%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) Veeam
4 7 (43.75%) CheckPoint
4 7 (43.75%) Sophos
4 7 (43.75%) Symantec
5 4 (25.00%) Apple
6 3 (18.75%) Bloomberg
6 3 (18.75%) Charles River
6 3 (18.75%) EMC
6 3 (18.75%) FactSet
6 3 (18.75%) HP
6 3 (18.75%) NetApp
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (12.50%) Sun
8 1 (6.25%) arcserve
8 1 (6.25%) CA
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle
8 1 (6.25%) Sybase