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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank - 45 26
Contract jobs citing Symantec 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.23% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.52% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £188
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £20.06 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.62%
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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
173 194 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.47% 45.54% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 103 51
Average daily rate £425 £400 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee
2 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (60.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (60.00%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SecurID
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (60.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 3 (60.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (60.00%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Lotus
2 3 (60.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £38 - £40.5 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago