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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 170 174 166
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Symantec 23 30 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.51% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 1.15% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 39
Average daily rate
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£525 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £535 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £359
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -16.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £16.88 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+21.48% -28.94%
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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
2313 2620 2861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.79% 44.66% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1712 1847 2027
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 41 101
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £27.50 £119.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
3 15 (36.59%) MS Exchange
4 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
4 14 (34.15%) VMware
5 13 (31.71%) Finance
6 11 (26.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 9 (21.95%) ITIL
8 8 (19.51%) HP
8 8 (19.51%) Banking
8 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (17.07%) SAN
9 7 (17.07%) Service Management
9 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
10 6 (14.63%) Firewall
10 6 (14.63%) Blackberry
10 6 (14.63%) Project Management
10 6 (14.63%) NetBackup
10 6 (14.63%) IBM
11 5 (12.20%) Citrix
11 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (12.20%) MS Office
11 5 (12.20%) Linux
11 5 (12.20%) WAN
11 5 (12.20%) DNS
11 5 (12.20%) Information Security
11 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
11 5 (12.20%) E-Discovery
11 5 (12.20%) Lync

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15 (36.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.20%) Lync
3 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (9.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.88%) IIS
6 1 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
2 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) SAN
2 6 (14.63%) Firewall
3 5 (12.20%) WAN
3 5 (12.20%) DNS
4 3 (7.32%) LAN
4 3 (7.32%) VoIP
4 3 (7.32%) Wireless
4 3 (7.32%) BIG-IP
4 3 (7.32%) NAS
4 3 (7.32%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.88%) FCoE
5 2 (4.88%) Wireshark
5 2 (4.88%) DHCP
5 2 (4.88%) FTP
6 1 (2.44%) Internet
6 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
6 1 (2.44%) VLAN
6 1 (2.44%) Network Security
6 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) WinDbg
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.44%) Back Office
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Business Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Security Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Information Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Administrator
4 4 (9.76%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Network Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Wintel Support
5 3 (7.32%) Business Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Messaging Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) WCF
1 2 (4.88%) Web Services
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.44%) Symmetrix
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (12.20%) Linux
3 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.88%) UNIX
5 2 (4.88%) Solaris
6 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Service Management
2 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
3 6 (14.63%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Information Security
4 5 (12.20%) E-Discovery
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (9.76%) Change Management
6 3 (7.32%) Migration
6 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Network Architecture
6 3 (7.32%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.32%) Patch Management
6 3 (7.32%) Test Strategy
7 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.88%) Coaching
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.88%) Open Source
7 2 (4.88%) Network Design
7 2 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) Python
2 2 (4.88%) C#
2 2 (4.88%) Perl
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) VBScript
2 2 (4.88%) VB
3 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.88%) CISA
2 2 (4.88%) CISM
2 2 (4.88%) PhD
2 2 (4.88%) CISSP
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) vSphere
4 3 (7.32%) Firmware
4 3 (7.32%) NFS
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (7.32%) ProxySG
4 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
4 3 (7.32%) Ceph
4 3 (7.32%) Gluster
4 3 (7.32%) GPFS
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) KVM
5 1 (2.44%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (14.63%) NetBackup
3 3 (7.32%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.88%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (4.88%) SCOM
4 2 (4.88%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.44%) Control-M
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.44%) yum
5 1 (2.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.44%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.44%) Puppet
5 1 (2.44%) CFEngine
5 1 (2.44%) Cobbler
5 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) VMware
3 8 (19.51%) HP
4 6 (14.63%) IBM
5 5 (12.20%) Citrix
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco
6 4 (9.76%) McAfee
7 3 (7.32%) Bloomberg
7 3 (7.32%) NetApp
7 3 (7.32%) Nokia
7 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.32%) Avaya
7 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.32%) EMC
7 3 (7.32%) Nortel
7 3 (7.32%) AppSense
7 3 (7.32%) Websense
7 3 (7.32%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.88%) IronPort
8 2 (4.88%) Veeam
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