The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 26 April 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 68 74
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6  
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.13% 0.13% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.79% 1.54% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £300 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £140
% change year-on-year -7.14% +150.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -26.47% -15.77%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 127 65 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 16.82% 8.47% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 31 56
Median daily rate £468 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £489 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in Milton Keynes

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Unisys
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) BMC
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Unisys