The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 59 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing Symantec 14 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.77% 0.66% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 4.01% 1.29% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
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£425 £120 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+254.16% -70.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £303 £368
% change year-on-year
-0.82% -17.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £13.92 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+44.98% -28.60%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
349 389 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.23% 51.39% 48.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 188 125
Average daily rate £350 £368 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £191 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 33 36
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +13 9 - -
Cambridge -6 3 £385 +220.83% 1
Symantec
East of England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (64.29%) Citrix
4 17 (60.71%) McAfee
4 17 (60.71%) Cisco
4 17 (60.71%) Adobe
4 17 (60.71%) Lotus
4 17 (60.71%) MS Office
4 17 (60.71%) IBM Notes
4 17 (60.71%) Incident Management
5 16 (57.14%) ITIL
6 15 (53.57%) Service Delivery
6 15 (53.57%) MCP
7 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
7 5 (17.86%) Linux
8 4 (14.29%) UNIX
8 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.71%) MCSE
9 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
9 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (10.71%) Information Security
9 3 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
9 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
9 3 (10.71%) SIEM
9 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
10 2 (7.14%) F5
10 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 17 (60.71%) IBM Notes
2 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (60.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.57%) WebEx
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Legal
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Analyst
2 18 (64.29%) Support Analyst
3 16 (57.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 16 (57.14%) 1st Line Support
3 16 (57.14%) Service Analyst
3 16 (57.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Implementation Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) CMDB
2 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) UNIX
4 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Solaris
6 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Incident Management
2 16 (57.14%) ITIL
3 15 (53.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) SIEM
4 3 (10.71%) Information Security
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.57%) Service Management
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Coaching
6 1 (3.57%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) MCP
2 3 (10.71%) MCSE
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MOS
4 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
1 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (64.29%) Citrix
3 17 (60.71%) Cisco
3 17 (60.71%) Adobe
3 17 (60.71%) Lotus
3 17 (60.71%) McAfee
4 2 (7.14%) Websense
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Altiris
4 2 (7.14%) Sourcefire
4 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 2 (7.14%) Qualys
4 2 (7.14%) F5
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) Dell
4 2 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) Nokia
5 1 (3.57%) Apple
5 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Remedy
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