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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
South East / Berkshire
Rank 101 108 112
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Symantec 5 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.49% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 1.00% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 12
Median daily rate £363 £425 £139
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +205.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £14.67
% change year-on-year
+40.84% +20.97%

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
999 1204 1253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.65% 49.26% 48.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 574 631
Median daily rate £425 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 74 26
Median hourly rate £28.75 £27.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% +58.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 9 (47.37%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
6 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco
6 7 (36.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
6 7 (36.84%) LAN
6 7 (36.84%) WAN
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
7 6 (31.58%) SMTP
7 6 (31.58%) DHCP
7 6 (31.58%) VB
7 6 (31.58%) NetBackup
7 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
7 6 (31.58%) Android
7 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (31.58%) MobileIron
7 6 (31.58%) WSUS
7 6 (31.58%) AirWatch
7 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
8 5 (26.32%) Data Centre Operations
8 5 (26.32%) Two-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 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (26.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
1 7 (36.84%) LAN
1 7 (36.84%) WAN
2 6 (31.58%) DHCP
2 6 (31.58%) SMTP
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (26.32%) Skype
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (26.32%) Electronics
2 3 (15.79%) Back Office
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Consultant
2 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Active Directory Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Data Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Data Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Deskside Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Migration Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
4 6 (31.58%) Android
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (26.32%) Data Centre Operations
3 5 (26.32%) Data Loss Prevention
3 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
3 5 (26.32%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 5 (26.32%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Service Design
5 2 (10.53%) Machine Learning
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
1 6 (31.58%) VB
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCITP
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) MCTS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (31.58%) AirWatch
2 6 (31.58%) NetBackup
2 6 (31.58%) WSUS
3 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco
4 6 (31.58%) MobileIron
5 5 (26.32%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) Veeam
7 1 (5.26%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) Fujitsu
7 1 (5.26%) IronPort
7 1 (5.26%) Juniper
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