Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 53 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +74
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 4 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.89% 1.82% -
As % of the Systems Management category 10.00% 17.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Lancashire median daily rate £238 £150 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.33% - -
North West median daily rate £180 £181 £320
% change year-on-year -0.65% -43.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Lancashire median hourly rate £43.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +207.14% - -
North West median hourly rate £43.00 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year +207.14% - -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 40 70 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 8.93% 10.62% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 44 38
Lancashire median daily rate £500 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £309 £150 £254
90th Percentile £583 £519 £507
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £366
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.22% +19.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Lancashire median hourly rate £43.00 £28.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.88% -18.57% +60.07%
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £19.62 £12.00
% change year-on-year -3.14% +63.46% -35.14%

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Backup Exec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in Lancashire

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in Lancashire

Backup Exec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in Lancashire

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Burnley +2 1 £238 +5.56%
Preston -8 1 - -
Backup Exec
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) IFS
2 3 (75.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) XML Messaging
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) webMethods
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) Kaseya
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

Backup Exec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) IFS
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) webMethods
4 1 (25.00%) CommVault
4 1 (25.00%) Kaseya
4 1 (25.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds