The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Symantec Corporation.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 37 47 30
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Contract jobs citing Symantec 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.06% 0.22% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 2.37% 0.51% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£160 - £188
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £300 £358
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £39.25 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.30 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+18.49% -27.15%
Symantec
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
169 198 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.59% 44.39% 40.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 103 53
Average daily rate £375 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £197 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% +45.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Symantec across the Bedfordshire region.

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Bedfordshire region.

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -2 2 £160 - 2
Dunstable - 1 £130 -
Symantec
East of England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Symantec also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Symantec.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) IBM Notes
3 4 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Lotus
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) McAfee
5 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (33.33%) SecurID
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Symantec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Symantec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) IBM Notes
1 4 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Lotus
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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