Period
to 20 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 238 246
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 +13
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 10 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.18% 0.061%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.85% 1.61% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 3
City of London median daily rate £294 £363 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.97% +23.93% +46.25%
10th Percentile £235 £161 £267
90th Percentile £439 £508 £299
Central London median daily rate £300 £363 £309
% change year-on-year -17.24% +17.41% +54.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 1,182 808 794
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.75% 11.39% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 655 619
City of London median daily rate £525 £518 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% +8.95% +8.57%
10th Percentile £300 £325 £325
90th Percentile £675 £663 £626
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 6 10
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £22.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.96% -19.09% +61.76%
10th Percentile £14.80 £15.75 £15.74
90th Percentile £25.50 £47.50 £66.38
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -1.58% -30.91% +61.76%

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 November 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 November 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (60.00%) Veritas
3 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Legal
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Financial Institution
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) Hedge funds
5 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) Storage Management
5 4 (40.00%) Change Control
5 4 (40.00%) Terraform
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) IBM Domino
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) NetApp
7 2 (20.00%) Replication
7 2 (20.00%) Apple
7 2 (20.00%) Intranet
7 2 (20.00%) Internet
7 2 (20.00%) Bloomberg
7 2 (20.00%) Symantec

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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) IBM Domino
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) LatentZero
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Legal
3 4 (40.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) IT Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (20.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
2 2 (20.00%) iPhone
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Change Control
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Storage Management
3 2 (20.00%) Contract Negotiation
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) BCP
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Invoice Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Terraform
2 2 (20.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix
1 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) Veritas
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Apple
3 2 (20.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (20.00%) Charles River
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) FactSet
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Sybase