The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 35 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.40% 0.23% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
+68.00% -26.77%
Symantec
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 239 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 38.10% 53.95% 34.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 187 83
Median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 4
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -15.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £18.80 £80.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (50.00%) ScanSafe
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) PKI

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) ScanSafe
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) VMware