Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 613 571 576
Rank change year-on-year -42 +5 -20
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 29 22 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.062% 0.053% 0.094%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.45% 0.45% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 21
London median daily rate £368 £265 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.68% -8.62% +13.17%
10th Percentile £208 £163 £160
90th Percentile £540 £423 £425
England median daily rate £330 £310 £293
% change year-on-year +6.45% +5.98% +46.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
London median hourly rate £13.50 £22.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.56% +17.55% +52.00%
10th Percentile £13.25 £21.67 £18.50
90th Percentile £13.75 £23.00 £19.50
England median hourly rate £14.75 £17.42 £19.00
% change year-on-year -15.32% -8.33% +8.57%

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 6,455 4,935 5,208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.88% 11.78% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,744 3,534 3,697
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £638 £613
England median daily rate £488 £468 £425
% change year-on-year +4.28% +10.00% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 41 33
London median hourly rate £24.92 £24.36 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +21.80% +6.10%
10th Percentile £13.40 £14.10 £16.50
90th Percentile £54.93 £47.00 £53.25
England median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% -20.45% +10.00%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -34 7 £500 +33.33% 1
South London - 4 £108 -
West London -35 2 £425 +16.44% 2
Backup Exec
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
3 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
4 17 (58.62%) VMware
5 16 (55.17%) MS Exchange
5 16 (55.17%) DNS
6 14 (48.28%) Veeam
6 14 (48.28%) Windows 7
7 13 (44.83%) DHCP
7 13 (44.83%) Linux
8 12 (41.38%) Sophos
9 11 (37.93%) Firewall
9 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (34.48%) HP
10 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
11 9 (31.03%) SQL
11 9 (31.03%) IIS
11 9 (31.03%) Citrix
12 8 (27.59%) WSUS
12 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
12 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (27.59%) Windows 10
13 7 (24.14%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (24.14%) SCCM
13 7 (24.14%) SAN
13 7 (24.14%) SLA
13 7 (24.14%) Cisco
13 7 (24.14%) LAN

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 16 (55.17%) MS Exchange
2 9 (31.03%) IIS
3 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.45%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Mimecast
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) DNS
2 13 (44.83%) DHCP
3 11 (37.93%) Firewall
4 7 (24.14%) LAN
4 7 (24.14%) SAN
5 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
5 6 (20.69%) VPN
5 6 (20.69%) WAN
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (13.79%) NAS
6 4 (13.79%) SMS
6 4 (13.79%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (13.79%) Wireless
7 3 (10.34%) Skype
7 3 (10.34%) VLAN
8 2 (6.90%) ADSL
8 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
8 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
9 1 (3.45%) FTP
9 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) IT Support
2 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (13.79%) IT Technician
3 4 (13.79%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 3 (10.34%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (10.34%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.34%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) LAMP
1 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (3.45%) REST
1 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) HP Superdome
2 3 (10.34%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Windows Server
3 14 (48.28%) Windows 7
4 13 (44.83%) Linux
5 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (27.59%) Windows 10
8 4 (13.79%) Android
8 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X
9 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Investment Management
1 5 (17.24%) Patch Management
2 4 (13.79%) Asset Management
2 4 (13.79%) OCR
2 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (13.79%) Server Building
2 4 (13.79%) Server Hardening
2 4 (13.79%) Server Patching
2 4 (13.79%) Service Management
3 3 (10.34%) Commercial Awareness
3 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.34%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.90%) High Availability
4 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.45%) Security Patching
5 1 (3.45%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.90%) C
4 1 (3.45%) AWK
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) A+ Certification
1 4 (13.79%) CHECK Team Member
1 4 (13.79%) MCP
1 4 (13.79%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) NCDA
2 1 (3.45%) RHCE
2 1 (3.45%) RHCT
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (24.14%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.34%) VMware Server
4 3 (10.34%) vSphere
5 2 (6.90%) DFS Replication
5 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.45%) Docker
6 1 (3.45%) NFS
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.45%) Xen
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) WSUS
2 7 (24.14%) SCCM
3 4 (13.79%) SCOM
4 2 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (6.90%) vMotion
5 1 (3.45%) Ansible
5 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
5 1 (3.45%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (3.45%) Nagios
5 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (3.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 14 (48.28%) Veeam
3 12 (41.38%) Sophos
4 10 (34.48%) HP
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) Citrix
6 7 (24.14%) Cisco
7 5 (17.24%) McAfee
7 5 (17.24%) NetApp
8 4 (13.79%) Bloomberg
8 4 (13.79%) EMC
8 4 (13.79%) Fidessa
8 4 (13.79%) Spiceworks
8 4 (13.79%) Symantec
8 4 (13.79%) Veritas
9 3 (10.34%) 3PAR
9 3 (10.34%) Ivanti
9 3 (10.34%) Qualys
9 3 (10.34%) Shavlik
10 2 (6.90%) Mitel