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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 70 83 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing Symantec 4 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.41% 0.42% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 0.97% 0.91% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £338 £338 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £305 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.27% -18.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £14.17 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+19.95% -8.56%
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
411 552 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 42.07% 46.66% 42.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 263 225
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 34
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.60% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £9.95 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £30.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 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
Milton Keynes +1 3 £338 -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 5 (62.50%) Unix
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) sed
2 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas File System
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (50.00%) Clustering
2 4 (50.00%) AWK
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) HACMP
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (50.00%) EMC
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Broadband
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) WAN Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Clustering
2 4 (50.00%) HACMP
3 3 (37.50%) LPAR
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) VMS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 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 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) 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%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 4 (50.00%) EMC
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (12.50%) GFI Software
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Proofpoint