The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 106 110 101
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 8 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.32% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.66% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 20
Median daily rate £380 £538 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.30% +79.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+44.82% -12.12%
Symantec
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
970 1218 1294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.08% 48.26% 48.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 596 662
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £542 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 82 34
Median hourly rate £22.25 £30.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.83% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.31 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Maidenhead - 1 £380 -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Symantec 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (68.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (52.00%) VMware
4 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (36.00%) NetBackup
5 9 (36.00%) DNS
5 9 (36.00%) Cisco
6 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (32.00%) LAN
6 8 (32.00%) WAN
6 8 (32.00%) ITIL
7 7 (28.00%) SMTP
7 7 (28.00%) DHCP
7 7 (28.00%) HP
7 7 (28.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (24.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (24.00%) MobileIron
8 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (24.00%) AirWatch
8 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (24.00%) Android
8 6 (24.00%) WSUS
8 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (24.00%) VB
8 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 6 (24.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.00%) iPlanet
4 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) DNS
2 8 (32.00%) LAN
2 8 (32.00%) WAN
3 7 (28.00%) DHCP
3 7 (28.00%) SMTP
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (20.00%) Skype
5 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.00%) Firewall
6 2 (8.00%) NAS
6 2 (8.00%) SAN
7 1 (4.00%) BIG-IP
7 1 (4.00%) FTP
7 1 (4.00%) HTTP
7 1 (4.00%) Internet
7 1 (4.00%) LDAP
7 1 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (4.00%) SSH
7 1 (4.00%) VPN
7 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (20.00%) Electronics
2 3 (12.00%) Legal
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Data Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Data Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Deskside Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Juniper Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) VML
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
2 1 (4.00%) JSP
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Grid Computing
3 1 (4.00%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (24.00%) Android
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.00%) AIX
6 2 (8.00%) Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Solaris
6 2 (8.00%) Unix
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 6 (24.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (24.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 6 (24.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 5 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.00%) Service Design
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (8.00%) Machine Learning
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (24.00%) VB
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) MCITP
1 1 (4.00%) MCSE
1 1 (4.00%) MCTS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) BitLocker
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) NetBackup
2 7 (28.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (24.00%) AirWatch
3 6 (24.00%) WSUS
4 4 (16.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (8.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (8.00%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (8.00%) SCCM
5 2 (8.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (8.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (4.00%) OpenView
6 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (52.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) HP
4 6 (24.00%) MobileIron
5 4 (16.00%) Veeam
6 2 (8.00%) Dell
6 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 2 (8.00%) NetApp
7 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.00%) BEA
7 1 (4.00%) BMC
7 1 (4.00%) Cognos
7 1 (4.00%) F5
7 1 (4.00%) Juniper
7 1 (4.00%) Opsware
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.00%) Sun
7 1 (4.00%) Veritas