The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 88 -
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.40% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 5.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £325 £178
% change year-on-year -3.07% +83.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -51.92% +48.57%  

Backup Exec is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 142 116 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 9.23% 7.65% 5.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 86 65
Median daily rate £425 £538 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.93% +13.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £447 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +11.62% +5.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.72% +13.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Backup Exec as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in the East Midlands