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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
South East / Berkshire
Rank 96 112 112
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Contract jobs citing Symantec 8 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.40% 0.51% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 1.00% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 15
Median daily rate £363 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £14.35
% change year-on-year
+61.76% +18.50%

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
1001 1294 1358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.95% 50.71% 48.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 655 662
Median daily rate £413 £380 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% -4.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 61 40
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 February 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
Bracknell +3 3 - -
Slough +8 1 - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Back Office
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (25.00%) PKI
4 3 (25.00%) Qualys
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) BitLocker
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (16.67%) Veeam
5 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) VML
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (8.33%) SLA
6 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange

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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 3 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Data Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Migration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Memcached
1 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (8.33%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Service Design
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) MCTS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) BitLocker
4 1 (8.33%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Pacemaker
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Qualys
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Veeam
5 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Intel
5 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
5 1 (8.33%) IronPort
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat