The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
England / Yorkshire
Rank 125 141 135
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6  
Contract jobs citing Backup Exec 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.047% 0.035% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.52% 0.35% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £305 - £213
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £300 £150
% change year-on-year -25.00% +100.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 191 285 175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 8.97% 10.04% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 193 100
Median daily rate £425 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +31.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
Median hourly rate £17.39 £13.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.81% -28.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -15.55% +5.88%  

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Backup Exec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Backup Exec in Yorkshire

Backup Exec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Backup Exec in Yorkshire

Backup Exec
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +15 1 £305 - 2
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) SCCM
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) Symantec
4 6 (66.67%) Dell
4 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 6 (66.67%) DHCP
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) Firewall
5 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
5 5 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (55.56%) NetVault Backup
5 5 (55.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (44.44%) Software Deployment
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (44.44%) Disk Encryption
6 4 (44.44%) Network Security
6 4 (44.44%) SAN
6 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
6 4 (44.44%) HP
6 4 (44.44%) MS Office
6 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
1 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
1 6 (66.67%) DNS
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) FTP
3 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 1 (11.11%) SMTP
3 1 (11.11%) SSH
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (44.44%) Disk Encryption
2 4 (44.44%) Software Deployment
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
4 1 (11.11%) Adaptive Security
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) Email Management
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
4 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) ProxySG
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (11.11%) vSphere
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) SCCM
2 5 (55.56%) NetVault Backup
2 5 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (44.44%) WSUS
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (22.22%) SCDPM
4 2 (22.22%) SCOM
5 1 (11.11%) DameWare
5 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Symantec
3 6 (66.67%) Dell
4 4 (44.44%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) EMC
5 3 (33.33%) Veeam
6 2 (22.22%) Apple
7 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
7 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
7 1 (11.11%) Juniper
7 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
7 1 (11.11%) Mitel
7 1 (11.11%) NetApp
7 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 1 (11.11%) Sophos
7 1 (11.11%) Vignette