Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 November 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 of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 176 189
Rank change year-on-year -25 +13 +1
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 9 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.17% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.62% 2.56% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 11
East of England median daily rate £300 £200 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +11.11% -16.28%
10th Percentile £285 £189 £130
90th Percentile £385 £280 £219
England median daily rate £310 £275 £230
% change year-on-year +12.73% +19.57% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £11.00 -
England median hourly rate £29.25 £18.75 £17.75
% change year-on-year +56.00% +5.63% -8.69%

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 East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 557 468 618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.81% 9.60% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 280 364
East of England median daily rate £450 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.43% +1.88% +14.29%
10th Percentile £176 £200 £214
90th Percentile £580 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 27 39
East of England median hourly rate £14.67 £16.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.09% -52.86% +109.33%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.65 £12.10
90th Percentile £26.55 £37.57 £60.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.99% +3.65% +2.56%

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Backup Exec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in the East of England

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in the East of England

Backup Exec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in the East of England

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Bedfordshire -8 7 £300 +50.00%
Cambridgeshire -12 2 £325 -
Backup Exec
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) NetApp
2 8 (88.89%) Terminal Services
3 7 (77.78%) Symantec
3 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 6 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
4 6 (66.67%) EqualLogic
4 6 (66.67%) 3PAR
4 6 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (66.67%) Skype for Business
4 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
4 6 (66.67%) Replication
4 6 (66.67%) SCCM
4 6 (66.67%) Clustering
4 6 (66.67%) NetBackup
4 6 (66.67%) DHCP
4 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) IBM
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) Dell
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) VBScript

Backup Exec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (66.67%) Skype for Business
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) MediaWiki
4 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
1 6 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 6 (66.67%) NAS
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Storage Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Clustering
1 6 (66.67%) Replication
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Debian
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCSA
1 5 (55.56%) MCSE
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (55.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) Terminal Services
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) HP Data Protector
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 6 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
2 5 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (55.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) NetApp
3 7 (77.78%) Symantec
4 6 (66.67%) 3PAR
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) CommVault
4 6 (66.67%) Dell
4 6 (66.67%) EqualLogic
4 6 (66.67%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) IBM
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) Veritas
5 5 (55.56%) SolarWinds