Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 21 August 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 - 148
Rank change year-on-year - +148 -10
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.12% - 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.97% - 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Manchester median daily rate £210 - £305
10th Percentile £199 - £175
90th Percentile £362 - £400
North West median daily rate £210 £238 £238
% change year-on-year -11.58% - -14.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £14.00

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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 413 275 375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.69% 9.55% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 166 200
Manchester median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £268 £125 £205
90th Percentile £638 £588 £575
North West median daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +12.43% +2.63% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 7
Manchester median hourly rate £15.25 £11.50 £20.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.61% -44.52% +59.46%
10th Percentile £10.94 £9.63 £16.60
90th Percentile £185.00 £41.00 £62.05
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.73
% change year-on-year - -15.58% +59.46%

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Backup Exec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in Manchester

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Backup Exec in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in Manchester

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Backup Exec in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Backup Exec in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in Manchester

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Salford - 1 £203 -
Backup Exec
North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) XenServer
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) arcserve
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Kaspersky
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
3 1 (25.00%) DNS

Backup Exec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) G Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Storage and Backup Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) XenServer
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) arcserve
2 2 (50.00%) Kaspersky
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas