Period
to 9 August 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 9 August 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
9 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 373 576 620
Rank change year-on-year +203 +44 -37
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 8 14 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.052% 0.035% 0.055%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 0.22% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 16
Median daily rate £363 £320 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.28% -12.93% +47.00%
10th Percentile £173 £271 £180
90th Percentile £476 £438 £456
England median daily rate £403 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +15.00% +6.06% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £38.75 £14.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +176.79% -26.32% +52.00%

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 2,532 6,300 6,551
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.57% 15.65% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,706 4,520 4,850
Median daily rate £534 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.95% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £313
90th Percentile £700 £694 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £490
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 82 85
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.71% -11.46% -3.46%
10th Percentile £13.46 £12.79 £14.80
90th Percentile £45.85 £55.09 £54.85
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +75.00% +3.90% +10.74%

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 9 August 2020.

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 9 August 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
East London - 1 - -
Backup Exec
England

For the 6 months to 9 August 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) DHCP
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (62.50%) Azure
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (50.00%) Symantec
5 4 (50.00%) IIS
5 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
5 4 (50.00%) Veeam
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (37.50%) Office 365
6 3 (37.50%) vMotion
6 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 3 (37.50%) VPN
6 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 3 (37.50%) HP
6 3 (37.50%) NetApp
6 3 (37.50%) Clustering

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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) AWS
3 2 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Mimecast
3 2 (25.00%) OneDrive
3 2 (25.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (12.50%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Antivirus Management
1 2 (25.00%) Availability Management
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (25.00%) Docker
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (12.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) vMotion
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
2 2 (25.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (50.00%) Symantec
4 4 (50.00%) Veeam
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) NetApp
6 2 (25.00%) arcserve
6 2 (25.00%) CA
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) IBM
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
7 1 (12.50%) Veritas