The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 163 170 185
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Contract jobs citing Symantec 40 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.74% 0.52% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.68% 1.13% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 20
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£450 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.66% +7.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £215 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £509 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+17.18% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -17.94%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2385 2647 3292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.01% 45.50% 45.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1773 1826 2269
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 55 94
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.47 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £34.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 24 (38.71%) Windows
2 22 (35.48%) MS Exchange
2 22 (35.48%) Finance
3 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
4 17 (27.42%) Banking
5 16 (25.81%) VMware
5 16 (25.81%) McAfee
6 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
7 14 (22.58%) HP
7 14 (22.58%) SAN
7 14 (22.58%) SQL
7 14 (22.58%) NetBackup
7 14 (22.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 14 (22.58%) Cyber Security
8 12 (19.35%) Information Security
9 11 (17.74%) Firewall
9 11 (17.74%) Linux
10 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
11 9 (14.52%) Data Centre
11 9 (14.52%) IIS
11 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
12 8 (12.90%) Cisco
12 8 (12.90%) Nortel
12 8 (12.90%) Avaya
12 8 (12.90%) Nokia
12 8 (12.90%) CheckPoint
12 8 (12.90%) LAN
12 8 (12.90%) VoIP
12 8 (12.90%) WAN
12 8 (12.90%) Wireless

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 22 (35.48%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
2 9 (14.52%) IIS
3 8 (12.90%) Lync
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.84%) Apache
6 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.61%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) SAN
2 11 (17.74%) Firewall
3 8 (12.90%) Wireless
3 8 (12.90%) BIG-IP
3 8 (12.90%) LAN
3 8 (12.90%) VoIP
3 8 (12.90%) WAN
4 7 (11.29%) FTP
5 6 (9.68%) Network Security
5 6 (9.68%) DNS
6 4 (6.45%) NAS
7 3 (4.84%) FCoE
7 3 (4.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (4.84%) DHCP
7 3 (4.84%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.23%) Kerberos
8 2 (3.23%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.61%) InfiniBand
9 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.61%) Subversion
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (35.48%) Finance
2 17 (27.42%) Banking
3 8 (12.90%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.06%) Law
4 5 (8.06%) Legal
5 3 (4.84%) German Language
6 1 (1.61%) Back Office
6 1 (1.61%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Security Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Architect
4 8 (12.90%) Business Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Information Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (11.29%) Information Security Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Security Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Network Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Administrator
9 3 (4.84%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Business Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.84%) Applications Manager
9 3 (4.84%) Malware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) Web Services
1 4 (6.45%) Middleware
2 2 (3.23%) WCF
2 2 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.61%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Windows
2 11 (17.74%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) Solaris
3 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (9.68%) UNIX
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.84%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) Cyber Security
2 12 (19.35%) Information Security
3 7 (11.29%) SIEM
4 6 (9.68%) Data Protection
4 6 (9.68%) Network Architecture
4 6 (9.68%) Project Management
4 6 (9.68%) Change Management
5 5 (8.06%) ITIL
5 5 (8.06%) Network Design
5 5 (8.06%) Security Management
5 5 (8.06%) Migration
5 5 (8.06%) E-Discovery
6 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.45%) Information Security Management
6 4 (6.45%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 3 (4.84%) Patch Management
7 3 (4.84%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (4.84%) Service Management
7 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.45%) VB
4 3 (4.84%) Perl
5 2 (3.23%) C#
5 2 (3.23%) VBScript
5 2 (3.23%) Python
5 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.45%) CISSP
2 4 (6.45%) CISM
3 2 (3.23%) CISA
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.23%) MCSE
3 2 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) NCDA
4 1 (1.61%) VCAP
4 1 (1.61%) MCP
4 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.61%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.61%) COBIT
3 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.61%) COSO
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.29%) ProxySG
2 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) vSphere
4 3 (4.84%) Gluster
4 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.84%) Firmware
4 3 (4.84%) GPFS
4 3 (4.84%) Ceph
4 3 (4.84%) NFS
5 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.61%) Snort
6 1 (1.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (22.58%) NetBackup
1 14 (22.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 7 (11.29%) SCOM
3 4 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (4.84%) Control-M
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (4.84%) BladeLogic
4 3 (4.84%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (4.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (3.23%) Puppet
5 2 (3.23%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.61%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.61%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.61%) SnapVault
6 1 (1.61%) yum
6 1 (1.61%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.81%) McAfee
2 16 (25.81%) VMware
3 14 (22.58%) HP
4 8 (12.90%) Cisco
4 8 (12.90%) Nortel
4 8 (12.90%) Avaya
4 8 (12.90%) Nokia
4 8 (12.90%) CheckPoint
4 8 (12.90%) Blue Coat
5 7 (11.29%) ArcSight
6 6 (9.68%) Qualys
6 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.06%) Citrix
7 5 (8.06%) Oracle
7 5 (8.06%) Altiris
8 4 (6.45%) IBM
8 4 (6.45%) FireEye
9 3 (4.84%) CA
9 3 (4.84%) Veritas
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