Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 22 January 2018 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 82 108
Rank change year-on-year +11 +26 -19
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 12 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.17% 0.46% 0.083%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.08% 6.41% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
South Wales median daily rate £363 £195 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +85.90% +14.71% -
10th Percentile £155 £178 £165
90th Percentile £411 £380 £175
Wales median daily rate £363 £195 £178
% change year-on-year +85.90% +9.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales 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 South Wales with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 119 78 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 11.55% 7.11% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 62 65
South Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £230 £188 £131
90th Percentile £525 £559 £425
Wales median daily rate £400 £475 £340
% change year-on-year -15.79% +39.71% -6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
South Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +80.00% -29.82%
10th Percentile £14.68 £16.10 £9.10
90th Percentile £31.88 £19.50 £10.90
Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year -10.26% +105.26% -33.33%

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in South Wales

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in South Wales

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Backup Exec in South Wales over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Backup Exec in South Wales

Backup Exec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in South Wales

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Newport +19 6 £350 +86.67% 1
Merthyr Tydfil - 2 £160 -
Bridgend +6 1 £425 -5.56%
Backup Exec
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Symantec
1 12 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (75.00%) DHCP
3 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (75.00%) DNS
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (58.33%) McAfee
4 7 (58.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (50.00%) MCSE
6 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) Firewall
6 5 (41.67%) VMware
6 5 (41.67%) SCCM
6 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
6 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (41.67%) vSphere
6 5 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
7 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
7 4 (33.33%) High Availability

Backup Exec
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) DHCP
1 9 (75.00%) DNS
1 9 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) VLAN
3 4 (33.33%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (25.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (16.67%) Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Wintel Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (8.33%) SCCM Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Server Support
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Support
6 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 10
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (33.33%) High Availability
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 4 (33.33%) Security Hardening
1 4 (33.33%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) MCSE
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) HNC
5 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) MCP
6 1 (8.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 7 (58.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (41.67%) SCCM
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (33.33%) SCOM
4 4 (33.33%) vCenter Server
4 4 (33.33%) WSUS
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Symantec
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) McAfee
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) arcserve
6 3 (25.00%) Altiris
6 3 (25.00%) HP
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) Remedy
7 2 (16.67%) Sophos