Period
to 22 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 611 598 580
Rank change year-on-year -13 -18 -1
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 31 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.068% 0.045% 0.078%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.46% 0.37% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 22
London median daily rate £350 £244 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.59% -17.02% +38.24%
10th Percentile £235 £163 £263
90th Percentile £400 £488 £338
England median daily rate £330 £310 £290
% change year-on-year +6.45% +6.90% +38.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
London median hourly rate - - £19.00
England median hourly rate £15.25 £12.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +22.00% -34.21% +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 6,703 5,363 5,373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.74% 12.10% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,975 3,882 3,685
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £309
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 49 52
London median hourly rate £20.50 £27.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.07% +42.11% +8.57%
10th Percentile £13.40 £12.90 £14.45
90th Percentile £45.71 £165.00 £29.88
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.86% -22.22% +11.47%

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 September 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 September 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 -25 5 £289 +34.30% 9
West London -16 1 £350 -4.11% 4
South London - 1 £105 -
Backup Exec
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
3 23 (74.19%) DNS
3 23 (74.19%) MS Exchange
4 22 (70.97%) DHCP
5 20 (64.52%) VMware
6 19 (61.29%) Veeam
6 19 (61.29%) Windows 7
7 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
7 16 (51.61%) Sophos
7 16 (51.61%) Windows 10
8 15 (48.39%) Windows Server
9 14 (45.16%) Citrix
10 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (35.48%) VPN
11 11 (35.48%) Cisco
11 11 (35.48%) Blackberry
11 11 (35.48%) McAfee
11 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (32.26%) Structured Cabling
12 10 (32.26%) Patch Management
12 10 (32.26%) Service Management
12 10 (32.26%) Firewall
12 10 (32.26%) SLA
12 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (32.26%) Android
12 10 (32.26%) WSUS
12 10 (32.26%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (29.03%) VMware Server
13 9 (29.03%) Ivanti

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 23 (74.19%) MS Exchange
2 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Mimecast
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.68%) Office 365
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) DNS
2 22 (70.97%) DHCP
3 11 (35.48%) VPN
4 10 (32.26%) Cisco IOS
4 10 (32.26%) Firewall
4 10 (32.26%) Structured Cabling
5 9 (29.03%) LAN
5 9 (29.03%) WAN
6 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
7 6 (19.35%) SAN
8 3 (9.68%) NAS
8 3 (9.68%) Skype
9 2 (6.45%) ADSL
9 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
10 1 (3.23%) HTTP
10 1 (3.23%) PBX
10 1 (3.23%) SMS
10 1 (3.23%) SMTP
10 1 (3.23%) VLAN
10 1 (3.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Back Office
3 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Law
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
2 13 (41.94%) Support Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) IT Support
4 5 (16.13%) IT Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support
5 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior IT Support
5 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Asset Management Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (3.23%) REST
1 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.90%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) CESG
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Windows 7
3 16 (51.61%) Windows 10
4 15 (48.39%) Windows Server
5 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (32.26%) Android
7 7 (22.58%) Linux
8 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
10 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
10 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (3.23%) Solaris
10 1 (3.23%) Unix
10 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Patch Management
1 10 (32.26%) Service Management
2 9 (29.03%) Asset Management
2 9 (29.03%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (29.03%) Investment Management
2 9 (29.03%) Proactive Monitoring
2 9 (29.03%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (12.90%) Server Building
3 4 (12.90%) Server Hardening
3 4 (12.90%) Server Patching
4 3 (9.68%) High Availability
4 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (9.68%) Time Management
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) E-Discovery
6 1 (3.23%) Fund Management
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL
6 1 (3.23%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) CHECK Team Member
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (32.26%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) VMware Server
3 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
5 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.23%) DFS Replication
6 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) WSUS
2 3 (9.68%) SCCM
3 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.23%) Clonezilla
4 1 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.23%) SCOM
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) VMware
2 19 (61.29%) Veeam
3 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 16 (51.61%) Sophos
4 14 (45.16%) Citrix
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco
5 11 (35.48%) McAfee
6 9 (29.03%) Ivanti
6 9 (29.03%) Shavlik
7 5 (16.13%) Bloomberg
7 5 (16.13%) Fidessa
7 5 (16.13%) HP
8 4 (12.90%) Symantec
9 3 (9.68%) NetApp
9 3 (9.68%) Qualys
10 2 (6.45%) EMC
10 2 (6.45%) Juniper
10 2 (6.45%) Mitel
10 2 (6.45%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (6.45%) Veritas