Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 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
England > South West
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 198 210
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.091% 0.068%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.12% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
South West median daily rate - £180 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -40.00% +41.18%
England median daily rate £330 £310 £285
% change year-on-year +6.45% +8.77% +37.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South West median hourly rate - £17.50 £15.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.97% -
England median hourly rate £15.00 £23.38 £19.50
% change year-on-year -35.83% +19.87% +11.43%

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 885 447 589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.65% 8.11% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 284 396
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.64%
10th Percentile £263 £214 £254
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 11 7
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.66% +25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £17.50 £17.50 £12.91
90th Percentile £47.00 £48.75 £94.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +7.14%

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 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