Period
to 18 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Backup Administrator was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Backup Administrator
England > London
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 620 584 589
Rank change year-on-year -36 +5 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Backup Administrator 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.003% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.003% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
London median daily rate £475 - £375
10th Percentile £450 - £325
90th Percentile £525 - £525
England median daily rate £450 - £413
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 42,514 37,692 41,328
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 95.08% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,687 26,862 29,786
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.81% +2.00% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 672 488 519
London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £18.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.27% +15.88% -3.70%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.48 £46.75
England median hourly rate £18.51 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.31% -6.25% +14.29%

Backup Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Backup Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Administrator in London

Backup Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Administrator in London

Backup Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Administrator in London

Backup Administrator Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, Backup Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring Backup Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) SCDPM
2 2 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup

Backup Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (50.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Dell Compellent
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat