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 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 156 180 173
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Contract jobs citing Symantec 14 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.54% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 1.25% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 17
Median daily rate £425 £500 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +112.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £319 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £555 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £308 £305
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.60 £21.55 £14.92
% change year-on-year
-4.39% +44.41%
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
1416 2558 2530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.44% 43.17% 43.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1080 1887 1737
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 64 53
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.47% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £32.20 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 23 July 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 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
3 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
4 17 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 15 (44.12%) XenApp
5 15 (44.12%) Citrix
6 14 (41.18%) ITIL
6 14 (41.18%) SCCM
6 14 (41.18%) SCOM
7 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (35.29%) DNS
7 12 (35.29%) VMware
8 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
8 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
8 11 (32.35%) MS Office
9 10 (29.41%) Unix
10 9 (26.47%) SAN
10 9 (26.47%) Finance
10 9 (26.47%) Skype for Business
10 9 (26.47%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
11 8 (23.53%) Windows 8
11 8 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
11 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (23.53%) Backup Exec
11 8 (23.53%) Data Management
11 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 8 (23.53%) SharePoint
11 8 (23.53%) HP

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 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 9 (26.47%) Skype for Business
3 8 (23.53%) SharePoint
4 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.88%) JBoss
5 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
1 11 (32.35%) MS Office
2 4 (11.76%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Faxination
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 4 (11.76%) SaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.94%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) DNS
2 9 (26.47%) SAN
3 6 (17.65%) DHCP
3 6 (17.65%) Firewall
4 5 (14.71%) iSCSI
4 5 (14.71%) Network Security
5 4 (11.76%) Extranet
5 4 (11.76%) Internet
5 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.82%) NAS
7 2 (5.88%) BIG-IP
7 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (5.88%) LAN
7 2 (5.88%) VoIP
7 2 (5.88%) WAN
7 2 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Server Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) E-Discovery Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Server Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix Support
6 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Middleware
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.94%) RFC 822
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.65%) Device Driver
3 4 (11.76%) Fat Client
3 4 (11.76%) Thin Client
4 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Native
5 2 (5.88%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.94%) BYOD
6 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.94%) Clustering
6 1 (2.94%) CMDB
6 1 (2.94%) NHS
6 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (29.41%) Unix
4 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 8 (23.53%) Windows 8
5 7 (20.59%) Linux
5 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.76%) Solaris
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Phone
7 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
8 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.94%) Android
9 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Data Management
2 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (17.65%) Project Management
4 5 (14.71%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
5 4 (11.76%) Capacity Management
5 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (11.76%) E-Discovery
5 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Server Building
5 4 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (11.76%) Software Deployment
5 4 (11.76%) Workflow
6 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.76%) Python
3 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) MCSE
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 15 (44.12%) XenApp
3 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (26.47%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 6 (17.65%) XenDesktop
6 4 (11.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (11.76%) Terminal Services
6 4 (11.76%) UAG
6 4 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.88%) BitLocker
7 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
7 2 (5.88%) Xen
8 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (41.18%) SCCM
1 14 (41.18%) SCOM
2 8 (23.53%) Backup Exec
2 8 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (14.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (14.71%) SCVMM
4 4 (11.76%) HP SIM
4 4 (11.76%) IBM BigFix
4 4 (11.76%) SCOrch
4 4 (11.76%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Control-M
5 3 (8.82%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (5.88%) WSUS
7 1 (2.94%) BladeLogic
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (2.94%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Microsoft
2 15 (44.12%) Citrix
3 12 (35.29%) VMware
4 8 (23.53%) Dell
4 8 (23.53%) HP
5 7 (20.59%) NetApp
6 6 (17.65%) IBM
7 5 (14.71%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (11.76%) Oracle
9 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
9 3 (8.82%) Cisco
10 2 (5.88%) ArcSight
10 2 (5.88%) Axway
10 2 (5.88%) BEA
10 2 (5.88%) CA
10 2 (5.88%) EMC
10 2 (5.88%) Google
10 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
10 2 (5.88%) Nokia
10 2 (5.88%) Progress