Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 96 110
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14 -
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% 0.067% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.74% 0.56% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Reading median daily rate £390 £263 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.57% -33.54% -
Berkshire median daily rate £380 £118 £293
% change year-on-year +223.40% -59.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 115 177 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 8.95% 11.89% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 81 118
Reading median daily rate £400 £438 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +4.54% +4.63%
10th Percentile £284 £255 £248
90th Percentile £549 £563 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 21
Reading median hourly rate £41.50 £43.28 £37.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.11% +16.69% +33.27%
10th Percentile £36.15 £25.25 £30.90
90th Percentile £62.45 £55.65 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £24.53 £37.09
% change year-on-year -51.08% -33.86% +76.62%

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in Reading

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in Reading

Backup Exec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Backup Exec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam