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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 110 112 114
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Symantec 11 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.44% 0.56% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 1.18% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 9
Average daily rate £425 £139 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+205.75% -65.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £139 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £430 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £14.17 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+19.95% -8.56%
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
1226 1275 1292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.67% 47.45% 48.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 614 618
Average daily rate £380 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 34 63
Average hourly rate £27.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £28.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reading -15 5 £200 +43.88% 2
Newbury - 2 £425 -
Slough - 2 £353 -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 9 (42.86%) Windows
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) TOGAF
3 7 (33.33%) Information Security
3 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (33.33%) HP
3 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) NetApp
4 6 (28.57%) SAN
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) NetBackup
5 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
5 5 (23.81%) EMC
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) SIEM
6 4 (19.05%) Change Control
6 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (19.05%) F5
6 4 (19.05%) ArcSight
6 4 (19.05%) OpenStack
6 4 (19.05%) ArchiMate
6 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Cyber-Ark
6 4 (19.05%) Private Cloud
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
6 4 (19.05%) Citrix
6 4 (19.05%) Norton AntiVirus

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (19.05%) OpenStack
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.76%) SAP CCM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) DHCP
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Electronics
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
1 4 (19.05%) Architect
1 4 (19.05%) Security Architect
1 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Capacity and Availability Specialist
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) EMC Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) Private Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Unix
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
4 3 (14.29%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) AIX
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Android
6 1 (4.76%) NetWare
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) TOGAF
2 7 (33.33%) Information Security
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) SIEM
5 4 (19.05%) ArchiMate
5 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
5 4 (19.05%) Change Control
5 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (19.05%) Security Architecture
5 4 (19.05%) UML
6 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) VCP5
1 2 (9.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) MCTS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MOS
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (9.52%) ISA Server
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
3 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 4 (19.05%) Backup Exec
2 4 (19.05%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (19.05%) WSUS
3 3 (14.29%) SCCM
3 3 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (9.52%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (9.52%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
5 1 (4.76%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Nagios
5 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) NetApp
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 5 (23.81%) EMC
5 4 (19.05%) ArcSight
5 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 4 (19.05%) Cyber-Ark
5 4 (19.05%) F5
5 4 (19.05%) Juniper
5 4 (19.05%) SAP
5 4 (19.05%) Tripwire
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) Dell
7 2 (9.52%) IBM
7 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
7 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
7 2 (9.52%) Veritas
8 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
Reading, Berkshire
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