Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 225 216
Rank change year-on-year -15 -9 +63
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 15 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.68% 1.61% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 2
City of London median daily rate £388 £395 £267
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +47.80% -30.13%
10th Percentile £225 £318 £244
90th Percentile £575 £444 £296
Central London median daily rate £388 £395 £267
% change year-on-year -1.90% +47.80% -30.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
City of London median hourly rate - £22.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.55% -
Central London median hourly rate - £22.34 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +17.55% -

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 893 685 702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.68% 11.16% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 545 516
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £308
90th Percentile £655 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 8
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.34 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.45% +8.29% +14.58%
10th Percentile £11.81 £13.48 £18.50
90th Percentile £67.50 £55.00 £28.08
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £23.35 £20.63
% change year-on-year -14.34% +13.20% +14.58%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) SLA
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) Veeam
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
4 7 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (40.00%) Finance
5 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (33.33%) Office 365
6 5 (33.33%) Symantec
6 5 (33.33%) HP
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 5 (33.33%) MCSE
6 5 (33.33%) MCP
7 4 (26.67%) IIS
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) CCNA
7 4 (26.67%) NetApp
7 4 (26.67%) EMC
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (26.67%) Sophos
7 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management

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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
3 3 (20.00%) IBM Domino
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (26.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
1 3 (20.00%) Intranet
1 3 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 4 (26.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (26.67%) IT Manager
2 4 (26.67%) IT Services Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Service Manager
3 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (26.67%) HP Superdome
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Licensing
2 3 (20.00%) iPad
2 3 (20.00%) iPhone
3 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Budget Control
3 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (26.67%) Change Control
3 4 (26.67%) Commercial Awareness
3 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) People Management
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (26.67%) Software Licensing
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Invoice Processing
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) MCP
1 5 (33.33%) MCSE
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (6.67%) Firmware
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 3 (20.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (6.67%) Nagios
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Veeam
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (33.33%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) Symantec
5 4 (26.67%) 3PAR
5 4 (26.67%) Apple
5 4 (26.67%) EMC
5 4 (26.67%) NetApp
5 4 (26.67%) Sophos
6 3 (20.00%) Bloomberg
6 3 (20.00%) Charles River
6 3 (20.00%) FactSet
7 1 (6.67%) Avaya
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) Google
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle