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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
England / East of England
Rank - 113 125
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 0 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.41% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category - 6.17% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £125 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £300 £180
% change year-on-year -25.00% +66.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £20.34
% change year-on-year - +111.38%  

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 of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 223 162 152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 10.27% 6.63% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 85 73
Median daily rate £450 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £200 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 28
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -22.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £44.00 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec in the East of England.

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

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) CommVault
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA

Backup Exec
Top Related 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CommVault
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) VMware