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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 82 78 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs citing Symantec 4 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.31% 0.92% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 2.17% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +93.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £256 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £384 £233
UK excluding London average daily rate £304 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.21% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +123.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+0.92% -
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
574 508 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.13% 42.51% 44.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 253 188
Average daily rate £350 £353 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +22.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 47
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.75 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 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
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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 -12 4 £325 +1.56% 1
Buckingham - - - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Veritas
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) AIX
3 3 (37.50%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) HACMP
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Bourne shell
4 2 (25.00%) YaST
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) GFI Software
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (25.00%) Korn
4 2 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (25.00%) SSH

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) SSH
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 3 (37.50%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) AIX
3 2 (25.00%) HPUX
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) SUSE
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Korn
2 2 (25.00%) Bourne shell
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (37.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) NFS
3 1 (12.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (25.00%) YaST
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Veritas
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) GFI Software
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Sun
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Dell