Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 17 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 99 111
Rank change year-on-year +13 +12 -2
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 12 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.92% 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.41% 3.33% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Wales median daily rate £363 £195 £178
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +85.90% +9.86% -
10th Percentile £155 £178 £167
90th Percentile £411 £380 £184
UK median daily rate £325 £250 £230
% change year-on-year +30.00% +8.70% -25.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +45.83% -2.70% -13.95%

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 Wales with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 162 150 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 12.47% 10.73% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 117 87
Wales median daily rate £400 £475 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +39.71% -2.86%
10th Percentile £256 £306 £137
90th Percentile £581 £611 £480
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 9
Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.11% +92.11% -33.33%
10th Percentile £12.80 £15.93 £9.00
90th Percentile £36.79 £21.98 £10.20
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in Wales

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in Wales

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Backup Exec in Wales over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Backup Exec in Wales

Backup Exec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in Wales

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 17 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
South Wales +14 12 £363 +85.90% 1
Backup Exec
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 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 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 Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
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