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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.67%
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
159 157 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 38.31% 50.65% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 128 73
Average daily rate £325 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £221 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.13 £11.00 £90.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.68% -87.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos
1 1 (50.00%) InterSystems
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) HPUX
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) InterSystems
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos