Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 January 2018 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 > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 593 561 537
Rank change year-on-year -32 -24 -31
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 31 28 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.067% 0.068% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.55% 0.58% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 33
London median daily rate £388 £325 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% +62.50% -38.93%
10th Percentile £138 £225 £141
90th Percentile £584 £438 £382
England median daily rate £323 £275 £230
% change year-on-year +17.27% +19.57% -28.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
London median hourly rate - £15.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.50% -9.09%
England median hourly rate £39.00 £19.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +102.60% -3.75% -6.98%

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5,664 4,843 3,934
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.26% 11.76% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,258 3,269 2,724
London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £275
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
England median daily rate £485 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 67 69
London median hourly rate £24.90 £20.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.48% -6.98% +16.37%
10th Percentile £11.81 £13.60 £13.50
90th Percentile £82.98 £47.00 £44.05
England median hourly rate £16.63 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -16.85% - -

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in London

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in London

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Backup Exec in London over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Backup Exec in London

Backup Exec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in London

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Central London -20 17 £431 +32.49% 5
North London - 2 £325 -
Backup Exec
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Windows Server
3 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
4 18 (58.06%) VMware
4 18 (58.06%) Veeam
5 14 (45.16%) Office 365
6 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
6 13 (41.94%) DHCP
6 13 (41.94%) DNS
7 11 (35.48%) SLA
7 11 (35.48%) Cisco
7 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
7 11 (35.48%) Linux
7 11 (35.48%) MCSE
7 11 (35.48%) HP
7 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (35.48%) Symantec
7 11 (35.48%) NetBackup
8 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
9 9 (29.03%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (29.03%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
9 9 (29.03%) Finance
9 9 (29.03%) Sophos
9 9 (29.03%) EMC
10 8 (25.81%) ITIL
10 8 (25.81%) MCP
10 8 (25.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Backup Exec
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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Apache
2 5 (16.13%) IIS
2 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (9.68%) IBM Domino
4 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) LatentZero
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Office 365
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (22.58%) Mimecast
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) G Suite
3 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) DHCP
1 13 (41.94%) DNS
2 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.13%) Intranet
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
4 4 (12.90%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (12.90%) HTTP
4 4 (12.90%) NAS
4 4 (12.90%) SMTP
4 4 (12.90%) snoop
4 4 (12.90%) tcpdump
4 4 (12.90%) Wireless
4 4 (12.90%) Wireshark
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (9.68%) Internet
6 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.23%) Firewall
7 1 (3.23%) LAN
7 1 (3.23%) Skype
7 1 (3.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Billing
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) IT Support
4 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Data Centre Operations Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.45%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Data Centre
2 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Licensing
3 5 (16.13%) HP Superdome
4 4 (12.90%) EMC VMAX
5 3 (9.68%) iPad
5 3 (9.68%) iPhone
6 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.23%) BYOD
6 1 (3.23%) Clustering
6 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Windows Server
3 11 (35.48%) Linux
4 8 (25.81%) Windows 10
5 5 (16.13%) Unix
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Solaris
6 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.23%) Android
8 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (29.03%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (29.03%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (25.81%) Incident Management
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL
4 7 (22.58%) People Management
4 7 (22.58%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
4 7 (22.58%) Software Licensing
5 6 (19.35%) Budget Control
5 6 (19.35%) Change Control
5 6 (19.35%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (16.13%) Change Management
7 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
7 4 (12.90%) Open Source
8 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
8 3 (9.68%) Time Management
9 2 (6.45%) Data Centre Operations
9 2 (6.45%) Investment Management
9 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) C
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) MCSE
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.81%) MCP
2 8 (25.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (22.58%) CCNA
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (22.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (22.58%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) DBS Check
4 2 (6.45%) MCITP
5 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) NCDA
5 1 (3.23%) RHCE
5 1 (3.23%) RHCT
5 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.90%) iptables
5 3 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (9.68%) vSphere
6 1 (3.23%) Docker
6 1 (3.23%) Firmware
6 1 (3.23%) NFS
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) NetBackup
2 5 (16.13%) SCCM
3 3 (9.68%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.23%) Ansible
4 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) NetVault Backup
4 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.23%) SmoothWall
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.23%) vMotion
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Veeam
1 18 (58.06%) VMware
2 11 (35.48%) Cisco
2 11 (35.48%) HP
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) Symantec
3 9 (29.03%) EMC
3 9 (29.03%) Sophos
4 7 (22.58%) CheckPoint
5 5 (16.13%) 3PAR
6 4 (12.90%) Apple
6 4 (12.90%) NetApp
6 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
6 4 (12.90%) Sun
7 3 (9.68%) Bloomberg
7 3 (9.68%) Charles River
7 3 (9.68%) FactSet
8 2 (6.45%) Dell
8 2 (6.45%) Google
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle