The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bedfordshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 44 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing Symantec 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.23% 1.55% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 3.30% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £188 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
196 91 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 45.58% 46.91% 38.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 57 48
Average daily rate £400 £325 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £168 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.30 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Symantec
East of England

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 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 1 - - 2
Symantec
East of England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Lotus
2 4 (80.00%) McAfee
2 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (20.00%) Altiris
5 1 (20.00%) SecurID
5 1 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) VMS
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 (80.00%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (60.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) PC Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) VMS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Lotus
1 4 (80.00%) McAfee
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Altiris
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
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