Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 236 247
Rank change year-on-year -14 +11 +31
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 2 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.029% 0.074% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.19% 0.67% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
City of London median daily rate £240 £215 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.63% -26.50% +17.00%
10th Percentile £235 £135 £272
90th Percentile £245 £433 £303
Central London median daily rate £289 £215 £295
% change year-on-year +34.30% -27.12% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
City of London median hourly rate - - £19.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £19.00

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 1,061 750 820
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.44% 11.13% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 600 656
City of London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £325 £315 £313
90th Percentile £686 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 8 11
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.68 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.57% -7.06% +39.06%
10th Percentile £13.91 £15.40 £18.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £25.95 £28.75
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year -1.58% -14.61% +30.88%

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 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 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8

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 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware