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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 83 79 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs citing Symantec 5 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.42% 0.78% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 1.78% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Average daily rate
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£318 £275 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.45% +129.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £300 £358
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.30 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+18.49% -27.15%
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
515 561 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 43.35% 43.66% 45.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 288 199
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 46 46
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.98 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.70 £26.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 28 May 2015. 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
Milton Keynes +1 5 £318 +32.29%
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
1 5 (62.50%) vSphere
2 4 (50.00%) GFI Software
2 4 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) Veritas
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) AIX
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Clustering
3 3 (37.50%) HACMP
3 3 (37.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Server Support
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) AIX
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
1 5 (62.50%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
2 4 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) GFI Software
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) Veritas