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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 113 98 108
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Contract jobs citing Symantec 11 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 0.78% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 1.60% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 9
Median daily rate £500 £399 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.39% +298.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £283 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £541 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £280 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Median hourly rate - £21.55 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.21 £20.50 £18.15
% change year-on-year
-25.82% +12.94%
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
1210 1251 1229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.31% 48.71% 47.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 621 566
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +14.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 43 47
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +20.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £13.33 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

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
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 24 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Bracknell - 5 £450 - 1
Reading -18 3 £500 +16.27% 1
Newbury +3 1 £500 -
Maidenhead -1 1 £270 -1.81% 1
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
3 5 (20.83%) Unix
3 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (16.67%) Citrix
4 4 (16.67%) SAN
4 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
4 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) Legal
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security
5 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (12.50%) NetApp
5 3 (12.50%) Veritas
5 3 (12.50%) IBM
5 3 (12.50%) DHCP

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 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.17%) CloudBees
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (8.33%) NAS
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) VoIP
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Forensic Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Forensic Data Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Network Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) ELK Stack
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.17%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Unix
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) AIX
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Debian
6 1 (4.17%) Fedora
6 1 (4.17%) NetWare
6 1 (4.17%) Solaris
6 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (12.50%) Information Security
2 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (12.50%) Service Design
3 2 (8.33%) Analytics
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Coaching
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.33%) SIEM
3 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Open Source
4 1 (4.17%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) PHP
1 1 (4.17%) Python
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.33%) VCP5
1 2 (8.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCAA
2 1 (4.17%) CCENT
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (8.33%) ISA Server
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.33%) XenApp
4 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.17%) Docker
5 1 (4.17%) KVM
5 1 (4.17%) NFS
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.17%) Postfix
5 1 (4.17%) qmail
5 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
5 1 (4.17%) Varnish
5 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.33%) Cacti
2 2 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (8.33%) Nagios
2 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (8.33%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.17%) Grafana
3 1 (4.17%) Graphite
3 1 (4.17%) Plesk
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (4.17%) Salt
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.50%) HP
4 3 (12.50%) IBM
4 3 (12.50%) NetApp
4 3 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 3 (12.50%) Veritas
5 2 (8.33%) CommVault
5 2 (8.33%) Dell
5 2 (8.33%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) Epicor
6 1 (4.17%) Hitachi
6 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £110 - £130 per day
Posted: 4 days ago