Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 2019 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
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 244 229 226
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 -6
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 16 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.23% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.28% 2.25% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 9
City of London median daily rate £300 £431 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.43% +15.00% +87.50%
10th Percentile £235 £148 £310
90th Percentile £423 £525 £445
Central London median daily rate £325 £431 £375
% change year-on-year -24.64% +15.00% +87.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £22.34
Central London median hourly rate - - £22.34

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 1,253 844 664
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.38% 11.95% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 980 684 532
City of London median daily rate £550 £513 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +7.33% +6.11%
10th Percentile £290 £350 £313
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 14
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.66% -24.55% +15.18%
10th Percentile £13.31 £11.81 £13.85
90th Percentile £24.40 £67.50 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -15.00% -20.00% +15.79%

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

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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 19 February 2019.

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

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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

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Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 2 £125 -
Backup Exec
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) HP
2 11 (68.75%) Veritas
3 10 (62.50%) Citrix
3 10 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
5 8 (50.00%) VMware
6 7 (43.75%) Legal
7 6 (37.50%) Migration
7 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
7 6 (37.50%) Hedge funds
7 6 (37.50%) Change Control
7 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 6 (37.50%) Financial Institution
7 6 (37.50%) Storage Management
7 6 (37.50%) Terraform
7 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) HP StoreVirtual
9 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
10 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
10 3 (18.75%) DNS
10 3 (18.75%) Cisco
10 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS

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 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (12.50%) IBM Domino
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) Intranet
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Legal
3 6 (37.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 10 (62.50%) IT Engineer
1 10 (62.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior IT Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Hedge funds
2 4 (25.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (12.50%) iPad
3 2 (12.50%) iPhone
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.25%) Unix
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Change Control
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 6 (37.50%) Storage Management
3 2 (12.50%) Contract Negotiation
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) BCP
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Invoice Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Terraform
2 2 (12.50%) AirWatch
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) HP
1 11 (68.75%) Veritas
2 10 (62.50%) Citrix
3 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) Apple
6 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
6 2 (12.50%) Charles River
6 2 (12.50%) FactSet
6 2 (12.50%) NetApp
6 2 (12.50%) Symantec
7 1 (6.25%) Google
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
7 1 (6.25%) Polycom
7 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
7 1 (6.25%) Sybase
7 1 (6.25%) Veeam