The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank - 29 26
Contract jobs citing Symantec 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 2.44% 1.75%
As % of the Vendors category - 4.72% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £488 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £14.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £14.35
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +40.71%
Symantec
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
95 106 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 44.19% 51.71% 53.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 55 26
Median daily rate £413 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £289 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 9
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.84 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% -40.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Symantec
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Chester region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) ICT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security