The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 65 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.05% 0.23% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.82% 0.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate £125 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.67%
Symantec
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
319 323 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.35% 37.47% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 231 171
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £225 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 12
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -7.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.89 £30.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
5 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (55.56%) Dell
5 5 (55.56%) Lotus
5 5 (55.56%) Apple
5 5 (55.56%) Acrobat
5 5 (55.56%) Internet
5 5 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
5 5 (55.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 5 (55.56%) Adobe
5 5 (55.56%) SLA
5 5 (55.56%) Windows 2000
5 5 (55.56%) IBM Notes
5 5 (55.56%) IBM Domino
5 5 (55.56%) Java
5 5 (55.56%) ITIL
5 5 (55.56%) Billing
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Vista
5 5 (55.56%) Service Management
5 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
6 4 (44.44%) VMware

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (55.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (55.56%) IBM Domino
1 5 (55.56%) IBM Notes
2 2 (22.22%) Lync
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Acrobat
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (55.56%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Deskside Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Deskside Support
2 4 (44.44%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) SAN Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
3 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
3 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
3 2 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
3 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 2000
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Vista
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (22.22%) BitLocker
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (22.22%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Adobe
3 5 (55.56%) Apple
3 5 (55.56%) Dell
3 5 (55.56%) Lotus
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) AppSense
6 2 (22.22%) CA
6 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Polycom
6 2 (22.22%) Wyse
7 1 (11.11%) Altiris
7 1 (11.11%) Google
7 1 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (11.11%) ProCurve