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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 100 88
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.11% 0.46%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.09% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Median daily rate - £400 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +44.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £325 £178
% change year-on-year -3.07% +83.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £26.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -51.92% +48.57%  

Backup Exec is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 134 183 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 9.80% 10.15% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 84 80
Median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £9.75 £16.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +16.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Backup Exec as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in Manchester

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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

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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