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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 142 179 176
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -3
Contract jobs citing Symantec 17 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.41% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 0.96% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 25
Median daily rate £375 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £294 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £610 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £278 £300
% change year-on-year
+26.12% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-17.07% +7.89%
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
1355 2401 2646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.41% 42.61% 43.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1052 1778 1866
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 60 44
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.98 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -14.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £26.65 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.34%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 12 (42.86%) VMware
4 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 11 (39.29%) SCOM
5 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (35.71%) DNS
6 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 10 (35.71%) ITIL
6 10 (35.71%) Citrix
6 10 (35.71%) Unix
6 10 (35.71%) XenApp
6 10 (35.71%) SCCM
7 9 (32.14%) SAN
7 9 (32.14%) MS Office
8 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 8 (28.57%) Finance
9 7 (25.00%) Data Management
9 7 (25.00%) DHCP
9 7 (25.00%) HP
9 7 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 6 (21.43%) HP SIM
10 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
10 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
10 6 (21.43%) Linux
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery

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 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.14%) JBoss
5 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Office
2 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.14%) MS Project
4 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) DNS
2 9 (32.14%) SAN
3 7 (25.00%) DHCP
4 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
5 4 (14.29%) Firewall
5 4 (14.29%) Internet
6 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
6 3 (10.71%) NAS
6 3 (10.71%) Network Security
7 2 (7.14%) BIG-IP
7 2 (7.14%) Extranet
7 2 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (7.14%) LAN
7 2 (7.14%) VoIP
7 2 (7.14%) WAN
7 2 (7.14%) Wireless
8 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) E-Discovery Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Server Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix Support
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Server Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.57%) RFC 822
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 4 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 4 (14.29%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) CMDB
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 10 (35.71%) Unix
4 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (21.43%) Linux
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (14.29%) Solaris
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (7.14%) Windows Phone
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Data Management
3 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 4 (14.29%) E-Discovery
4 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Workflow
5 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) Server Building
6 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) MCSE
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (35.71%) XenApp
4 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
5 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 4 (14.29%) Terminal Services
6 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
7 2 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (7.14%) UAG
7 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (3.57%) DFS Replication
8 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) SCOM
2 10 (35.71%) SCCM
3 7 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (21.43%) Backup Exec
4 6 (21.43%) HP SIM
5 4 (14.29%) SCOrch
5 4 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (10.71%) Control-M
6 3 (10.71%) MIMEsweeper
6 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
6 3 (10.71%) SCVMM
7 2 (7.14%) IBM BigFix
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (7.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
8 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Xymon
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 10 (35.71%) Citrix
4 7 (25.00%) HP
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco
5 5 (17.86%) IBM
6 4 (14.29%) Dell
6 4 (14.29%) NetApp
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle
7 3 (10.71%) Blue Coat
7 3 (10.71%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (7.14%) Altiris
8 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
8 2 (7.14%) Axway
8 2 (7.14%) BEA
8 2 (7.14%) CA
8 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 2 (7.14%) FireEye
8 2 (7.14%) Intel Security
8 2 (7.14%) Nokia
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