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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 82 73 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Contract jobs citing Symantec 6 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.46% 0.67% 1.76%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 1.60% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 9
Average daily rate
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£335 £330 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -49.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £416 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
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
596 437 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.81% 41.78% 47.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 209 147
Average daily rate £350 £340 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 58 47
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.26 £9.00 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £28.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 December 2014. 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
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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 -13 6 £335 +3.07% 2
High Wycombe - - - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (30.77%) Android
1 4 (30.77%) Lync
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (23.08%) MobileIron
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) HPUX
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) NFS
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (30.77%) Lync
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (15.38%) SSH
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Mobility Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Android
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) HPUX
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) SUSE
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
1 2 (15.38%) C++
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) Korn
1 2 (15.38%) Bourne shell
1 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) NFS
3 1 (7.69%) Firmware
3 1 (7.69%) Samba
3 1 (7.69%) Xen
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (15.38%) YaST
2 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 2 (15.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) ZENworks
3 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) MobileIron
3 2 (15.38%) IronPort
3 2 (15.38%) RightFax
3 2 (15.38%) Sun
3 2 (15.38%) Veritas
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Altiris
4 1 (7.69%) McAfee
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix