The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
South East / Surrey
Rank 89 88 87
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 2 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.17% 1.00% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.98% 5.39% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £151 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.00% +27.27%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £300 £150
% change year-on-year -25.00% +100.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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 Surrey with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 101 241 120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 8.65% 18.62% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 135 66
Median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £578 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 22 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.66% +50.00%  
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in Surrey

Backup Exec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in Surrey

Backup Exec
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory Support
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Support
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) VMware