The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 76 94 74
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.28% 0.23% 0.93%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.52% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £369 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £298 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.21 £20.19 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-24.67% +0.62%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
454 574 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 42.79% 44.19% 42.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 244 235
Average daily rate £420 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 35
Average hourly rate £15.20 £25.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.20% +92.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.96 £9.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Milton Keynes +3 1 - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (50.00%) AIX
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) EMC
4 4 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (50.00%) Veritas
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (50.00%) Clustering
4 4 (50.00%) AWK
4 4 (50.00%) HACMP
4 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (50.00%) Change Management
4 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (50.00%) Veritas File System
4 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
4 4 (50.00%) High Availability
4 4 (50.00%) sed
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Data Centre

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Broadband
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Telephony Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Telephony Support
3 1 (12.50%) WAN Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (50.00%) HACMP
2 3 (37.50%) LPAR
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) VMS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (50.00%) High Availability
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Storage Virtualisation
3 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) AWK
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
1 4 (50.00%) sed
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCAA
2 2 (25.00%) CCENT
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas File System
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) NFS
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) OVSD
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCSM
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 4 (50.00%) EMC
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (12.50%) arcserve
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) GFI Software
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam