Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 198 214
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16 -17
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 6 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.087% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.36% 0.97% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
South West median daily rate £300 £230 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% +31.43% -41.67%
10th Percentile £180 £170 £128
90th Percentile £450 £323 £288
England median daily rate £313 £275 £230
% change year-on-year +13.64% +19.57% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £17.50 - -
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 South West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 442 515 451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.81% 9.01% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 346 267
South West median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - -
10th Percentile £213 £250 £205
90th Percentile £550 £575 £539
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 22
South West median hourly rate £23.50 £34.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.88% +56.32% -5.95%
10th Percentile £17.46 £25.04 £17.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £82.38 £49.34
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 South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in the South West

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in the South West

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Backup Exec in the South West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Backup Exec in the South West

Backup Exec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in the South West

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol -11 3 £300 +30.43% 1
Gloucestershire +20 1 - -
Wiltshire -6 1 £450 +44.00%
Somerset - 1 £180 -
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 South West region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) SCOM
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) Extranet
3 2 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (33.33%) Intranet
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server

Backup Exec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Extranet
2 2 (33.33%) Intranet
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Support
2 1 (16.67%) ICT Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) AirWatch
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SnapVault
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp