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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
England / North East
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.14% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.84% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £125 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £300 £210
% change year-on-year -25.00% +42.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £20.34
% change year-on-year - +111.38%  

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 the North East with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 119 65 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 16.50% 7.45% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 36 26
Median daily rate £400 £295 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.59% -20.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Median hourly rate £41.00 £13.25 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +209.43% -49.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £13.05 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £13.45 £27.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 1 £125 - 2
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Symantec
4 4 (44.44%) SLA
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) DBS Check
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Skype
5 3 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Lotus
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Firmware
6 2 (22.22%) EMC
6 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
6 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) SAP
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) SAP HANA
6 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis

Backup Exec
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) Skype
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Customer Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Customer Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Database Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Backup Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) DBS Check
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) PureDisk
2 1 (11.11%) Simpana
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Symantec
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Lotus
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) arcserve
5 1 (11.11%) Brocade
5 1 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (11.11%) CommVault
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Sun
5 1 (11.11%) Veritas