Period
to 26 January 2022

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 26 January 2022 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
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 580 405 491
Rank change year-on-year -175 +86 +103
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 7 5 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.028% 0.071%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.10% 0.16% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 13
10th Percentile £170 - -
25th Percentile £179 £406 £130
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £300 £413 £240
Median % change year-on-year -27.27% +71.88% -20.00%
75th Percentile £335 £436 £373
90th Percentile £361 £467 -
England median daily rate £315 £413 £325
% change year-on-year -23.64% +26.92% +8.33%

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 6,782 3,076 4,485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.03% 17.20% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,157 2,291 3,325
10th Percentile £425 £363 £300
25th Percentile £500 £438 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £588 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +11.90% -4.55% -
75th Percentile £688 £602 £631
90th Percentile £750 £700 £700
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 42
10th Percentile £17.90 £12.50 £12.44
25th Percentile £22.03 £12.76 £12.52
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £19.10
Median % change year-on-year +15.56% +17.80% -6.03%
75th Percentile £63.63 £38.27 £22.38
90th Percentile £80.25 £68.00 £30.58
England median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +37.14% -

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in London

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Backup Exec in London.

Daily rate trend for Backup Exec in London

Backup Exec
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Backup Exec in London over the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Backup Exec in London

Backup Exec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Backup Exec in London.

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 26 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West London - 3 £193 - 2
Backup Exec
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) Azure
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Veeam
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Site Server
4 3 (42.86%) Nagios
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) SCOM
4 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 3 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 2 (28.57%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (28.57%) Skype
5 2 (28.57%) Server Management
5 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
5 2 (28.57%) SUSE
5 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) Degree

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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (42.86%) Site Server
2 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Azure
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
1 2 (28.57%) Skype
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) IT Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) SUSE
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (28.57%) Server Management
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) MCSA
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Veeam
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) Forcepoint
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp