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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 142 172 180
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +8
Contract jobs citing Symantec 11 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.31% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.71% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 20
Average daily rate £463 £381 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.31% +21.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £252 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £305 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.27% -18.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £14.17 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+19.95% -8.56%
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 City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1230 2261 2561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.10% 43.98% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 1664 1786
Average daily rate £430 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 45 57
Average hourly rate £24.00 £21.63 £19.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% +11.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.08 £13.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.60 £31.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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
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 10 February 2016, 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 13 (37.14%) Windows
1 13 (37.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
1 13 (37.14%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (34.29%) Intel Security
2 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
3 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
4 10 (28.57%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 10 (28.57%) FireEye
5 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (25.71%) Cisco
5 9 (25.71%) Network Security
6 7 (20.00%) Banking
6 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (20.00%) SAN
6 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
8 5 (14.29%) SCOM
8 5 (14.29%) NetBackup
8 5 (14.29%) Backup Exec
8 5 (14.29%) Information Security
8 5 (14.29%) Linux
8 5 (14.29%) MS Office
9 4 (11.43%) Unix
9 4 (11.43%) DHCP
9 4 (11.43%) DNS
9 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (11.43%) NetApp
9 4 (11.43%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.43%) Skype for Business
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.71%) IIS
5 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.86%) Apache
6 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.86%) JBoss
6 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.86%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Network Security
2 7 (20.00%) SAN
3 4 (11.43%) DHCP
3 4 (11.43%) DNS
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
4 3 (8.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (5.71%) FTP
5 2 (5.71%) LAN
5 2 (5.71%) NAS
5 2 (5.71%) VoIP
5 2 (5.71%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.86%) GoToMeeting
6 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.86%) Telepresence
6 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.57%) Advertising
5 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.86%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Security Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) IT Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) IT Security Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Malware Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Security Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Information Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.86%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (2.86%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) CMDB
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Reinsurance
2 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Unix
5 3 (8.57%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (8.57%) Solaris
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) Debian
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (28.57%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (14.29%) Information Security
4 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
4 3 (8.57%) Security Management
5 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.71%) Information Security Management
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) SIEM
6 1 (2.86%) Build Automation
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.86%) CRM
6 1 (2.86%) Data Management
6 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.71%) XenApp
5 1 (2.86%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (37.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 5 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 5 (14.29%) SCOM
3 4 (11.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (8.57%) SCCM
5 2 (5.71%) Control-M
5 2 (5.71%) HP SIM
5 2 (5.71%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.86%) BladeLogic
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (2.86%) Puppet
6 1 (2.86%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Xymon
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Intel Security
2 10 (28.57%) FireEye
3 9 (25.71%) Cisco
4 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.43%) ArcSight
5 4 (11.43%) NetApp
5 4 (11.43%) VMware
6 3 (8.57%) HP
7 2 (5.71%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) Forcepoint
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle
7 2 (5.71%) Qualys
7 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.86%) Axway
8 1 (2.86%) Brocade
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) Clearswift
8 1 (2.86%) Mitel
8 1 (2.86%) Remedy
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