Period
to 29 January 2020

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 29 January 2020 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
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 484 567 605
Rank change year-on-year +83 +38 -33
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 21 52 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.070% 0.12% 0.067%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.47% 0.72% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 48 25
London median daily rate £240 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -22.58% +19.23%
10th Percentile £130 £130 £138
90th Percentile £373 £417 £584
England median daily rate £325 £300 £323
% change year-on-year +8.33% -6.98% +17.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year - -64.10% +102.60%

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 4,510 7,204 5,913
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.10% 16.21% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,277 5,285 4,414
London median daily rate £550 £550 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £307 £356 £313
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £500 £500 £480
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 88 59
London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.75 £24.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -8.71% +23.06%
10th Percentile £12.44 £14.35 £11.81
90th Percentile £55.50 £42.39 £70.75
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.82
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.07% -15.93%

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 29 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Backup Exec in London

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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 29 January 2020. 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 +61 8 £365 +12.31%
East London +52 3 - -
Backup Exec
England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2020, 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 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) Windows
4 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 11 (52.38%) Veritas
5 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
6 10 (47.62%) Firewall
6 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (38.10%) SAN
7 8 (38.10%) Cisco
8 7 (33.33%) Citrix
8 7 (33.33%) LAN
8 7 (33.33%) WAN
8 7 (33.33%) DHCP
8 7 (33.33%) DNS
8 7 (33.33%) MCSE
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (33.33%) Degree
8 7 (33.33%) Office 365
9 6 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 6 (28.57%) Service Management
9 6 (28.57%) Linux
9 6 (28.57%) NetApp
9 6 (28.57%) Dell
10 5 (23.81%) EMC
10 5 (23.81%) HP
10 5 (23.81%) CRM

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 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
2 5 (23.81%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) SAN
3 7 (33.33%) DHCP
3 7 (33.33%) DNS
3 7 (33.33%) LAN
3 7 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) VLAN
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.76%) Internet
6 1 (4.76%) NAS
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Law
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) IT Support
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Backup Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Veritas Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Asset Management Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Backup Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Android
6 1 (4.76%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (28.57%) Service Management
2 5 (23.81%) CRM
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
4 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 3 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.76%) Break/Fix
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Fund Management
6 1 (4.76%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Server Management
6 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (4.76%) Technology Roadmap
6 1 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
1 7 (33.33%) MCSE
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCSA
3 3 (14.29%) CCNA
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 5 (23.81%) vSphere
4 4 (19.05%) XenApp
4 4 (19.05%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) WSUS
2 1 (4.76%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) Veritas
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco
5 7 (33.33%) Citrix
6 6 (28.57%) Dell
6 6 (28.57%) NetApp
7 5 (23.81%) EMC
7 5 (23.81%) HP
7 5 (23.81%) Kaseya
7 5 (23.81%) Symantec
8 4 (19.05%) Veeam
9 3 (14.29%) Mercator
10 2 (9.52%) Ivanti
10 2 (9.52%) McAfee
10 2 (9.52%) Shavlik
10 2 (9.52%) Sophos
11 1 (4.76%) Aruba
11 1 (4.76%) Bloomberg
11 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint