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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 158 157 173
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Contract jobs citing Symantec 13 30 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.64% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 1.50% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 24
Median daily rate £435 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +0.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £317 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £12.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
+56.00% -26.77%
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
1438 1998 2695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.12% 42.43% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1505 1899
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 40 59
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £22.50 £32.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 25 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 City of London region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
4 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (50.00%) VMware
6 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
6 13 (46.43%) DNS
7 12 (42.86%) ITIL
7 12 (42.86%) Citrix
7 12 (42.86%) XenApp
8 11 (39.29%) SCOM
8 11 (39.29%) HP
9 10 (35.71%) SCCM
9 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
10 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
10 9 (32.14%) Linux
11 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 8 (28.57%) Dell
11 8 (28.57%) SAN
11 8 (28.57%) Firewall
11 8 (28.57%) Migration
11 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (28.57%) Skype for Business
11 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (25.00%) Windows 8
12 7 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 7 (25.00%) Backup Exec
12 7 (25.00%) NetApp
12 7 (25.00%) SharePoint

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (46.43%) MS Exchange
2 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (10.71%) Apache
5 3 (10.71%) IIS
6 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.57%) JBoss
6 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.00%) MS Office
3 4 (14.29%) MS Project
4 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Faxination
1 1 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) DNS
2 8 (28.57%) Firewall
2 8 (28.57%) SAN
3 5 (17.86%) DHCP
4 4 (14.29%) Extranet
4 4 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 4 (14.29%) Network Security
5 3 (10.71%) SSL
5 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.14%) Internet
6 2 (7.14%) NAS
7 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.57%) LAN
7 1 (3.57%) VLAN
7 1 (3.57%) VoIP
7 1 (3.57%) WAN
7 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Server Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Server Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix Support
6 2 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Data Migration Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) ITSM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Clustering
2 4 (14.29%) Device Driver
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Cloud Native
4 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction
4 2 (7.14%) Fat Client
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.14%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.57%) BYOD
5 1 (3.57%) CLARiiON
5 1 (3.57%) CMDB
5 1 (3.57%) NHS
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (25.00%) Unix
5 7 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Phone
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (10.71%) CentOS
8 3 (10.71%) Solaris
8 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
9 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
9 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
10 1 (3.57%) Android
10 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
10 1 (3.57%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Migration
3 6 (21.43%) Data Management
3 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.86%) Capacity Management
4 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 4 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (14.29%) Software Deployment
6 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (10.71%) Data Centre Operations
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) Patch Management
6 3 (10.71%) Server Building
6 3 (10.71%) Service Management
7 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.71%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) MCSE
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (42.86%) XenApp
4 6 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
5 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (14.29%) UAG
6 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
7 3 (10.71%) DFS Replication
8 2 (7.14%) BitLocker
8 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
8 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
8 2 (7.14%) vSphere
8 2 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) SCOM
2 10 (35.71%) SCCM
3 7 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 7 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (14.29%) IBM BigFix
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (14.29%) SCVMM
4 4 (14.29%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 3 (10.71%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
6 2 (7.14%) Control-M
6 2 (7.14%) HP SIM
6 2 (7.14%) SCOrch
6 2 (7.14%) WSUS
7 1 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (3.57%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (3.57%) SnapVault
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (3.57%) Xymon
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) VMware
3 12 (42.86%) Citrix
4 11 (39.29%) HP
5 8 (28.57%) Dell
6 7 (25.00%) NetApp
7 6 (21.43%) IBM
8 4 (14.29%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (10.71%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (10.71%) EMC
9 3 (10.71%) Veritas
10 2 (7.14%) Apple
10 2 (7.14%) Cisco
10 2 (7.14%) Google
10 2 (7.14%) Oracle
10 2 (7.14%) Progress
11 1 (3.57%) Altiris
11 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
11 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
11 1 (3.57%) Remedy