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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 52 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Symantec 6 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.97% 1.23% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 2.37% 2.49% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £350 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £298 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.21 £20.19 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-24.67% +0.62%
Symantec
East of England

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
253 362 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 41.07% 49.66% 49.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 178 154
Average daily rate £363 £325 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £165 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 33
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £11.74 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £30.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 29 April 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
Peterborough +10 4 - - 1
Cambridge -9 1 - -
Symantec
East of England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (50.00%) Altiris
3 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) xDSL
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) 802.11
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
3 1 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) xDSL
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Biometrics
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Altiris
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) Nokia
3 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £15 per hour
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