Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 November 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
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 155 -
Rank change year-on-year +74 - -
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 20 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.63% 0.30% -
As % of the Systems Management category 9.43% 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 0
North East median daily rate £315 £342 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% - -
England median daily rate £313 £275 £230
% change year-on-year +13.64% +19.57% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
North East median hourly rate - £23.50 -
England median hourly rate £29.25 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +62.50% - -7.69%

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 the North East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 212 489 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.29% 18.06% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 335 109
North East median daily rate £350 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -4.62% -6.54%
10th Percentile £262 £209 £228
90th Percentile £550 £456 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 37 23
North East median hourly rate £32.25 £28.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.18% +9.80% -15.00%
10th Percentile £8.73 £24.55 £14.21
90th Percentile £49.67 £42.40 £38.75
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year -16.56% +1.88% +2.56%

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Backup Exec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in the North East

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in the North East

Backup Exec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in the North East

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Tyne and Wear +77 20 £315 -22.03% 1
Backup Exec
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 North East region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) EMC
1 20 (100.00%) SAN
1 20 (100.00%) Symantec
1 20 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 20 (100.00%) Brocade
1 20 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 19 (95.00%) HP
2 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) AIX
2 19 (95.00%) Solaris
2 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 19 (95.00%) HP Data Protector
2 19 (95.00%) Fibre Channel
3 18 (90.00%) IBM
4 17 (85.00%) Veritas
4 17 (85.00%) Replication
4 17 (85.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 17 (85.00%) Veeam
5 16 (80.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 12 (60.00%) ITIL
7 11 (55.00%) Quality Management
7 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
8 10 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (50.00%) QMS
9 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (45.00%) HP Storage
10 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
11 6 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
12 1 (5.00%) arcserve

Backup Exec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) SAN
2 19 (95.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Backup Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Storage and Backup Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) NetBackup Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Replication
2 9 (45.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) AIX
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
1 19 (95.00%) Solaris
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 11 (55.00%) Quality Management
3 10 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (50.00%) QMS
4 9 (45.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.00%) Proactive Management
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Release Management
6 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 20 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 19 (95.00%) HP Data Protector
3 17 (85.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 16 (80.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (5.00%) PureDisk
5 1 (5.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Brocade
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) EMC
1 20 (100.00%) Symantec
2 19 (95.00%) HP
3 18 (90.00%) IBM
4 17 (85.00%) Veeam
4 17 (85.00%) Veritas
5 1 (5.00%) arcserve
5 1 (5.00%) CA
5 1 (5.00%) CommVault
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) SAP