The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 22 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Symantec 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.17% 1.00% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% 1.82% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £438 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -10.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £15.35
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -8.80%
Symantec
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 55 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 31.75% 55.00% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 42 27
Average daily rate £475 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £408 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £593 £592
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (60.00%) Web Filtering
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Forcepoint
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) VMS
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Control-M
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Blue Coat
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Forcepoint
3 1 (20.00%) Axway
3 1 (20.00%) BEA
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) VMware