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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
London / City of London
Rank 138 138 172
Rank change year-on-year
0 +34
Contract jobs citing Symantec 17 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.35% 0.74% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 13
Median daily rate £430 £450 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +29.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £400 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £508 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 £14.67
% change year-on-year
+35.13% +26.08%

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
1262 1223 2216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.06% 40.06% 43.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 945 899 1626
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 52
Median hourly rate £40.50 £22.06 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.61% +20.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.60 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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 (62.07%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
3 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
4 15 (51.72%) Finance
5 11 (37.93%) VMware
5 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
6 10 (34.48%) Linux
6 10 (34.48%) DNS
7 9 (31.03%) SCCM
8 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
8 8 (27.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
8 8 (27.59%) SAN
8 8 (27.59%) Firewall
9 7 (24.14%) Clustering
9 7 (24.14%) HP
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
10 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
10 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
10 6 (20.69%) Degree
10 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
10 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (20.69%) Unix
10 6 (20.69%) DHCP
10 6 (20.69%) Banking
10 6 (20.69%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (17.24%) Migration
11 5 (17.24%) Legal

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 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.24%) Skype for Business
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (10.34%) Apache
5 3 (10.34%) IIS
6 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (3.45%) JBoss
7 1 (3.45%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (3.45%) SAS
7 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
7 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.90%) Relativity
2 2 (6.90%) Ringtail
2 2 (6.90%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) G Suite
3 1 (3.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) Firewall
2 8 (27.59%) SAN
3 6 (20.69%) DHCP
4 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
4 3 (10.34%) SSL
4 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.90%) FTP
5 2 (6.90%) LAN
5 2 (6.90%) SMTP
5 2 (6.90%) WAN
6 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (3.45%) LDAP
6 1 (3.45%) NAS
6 1 (3.45%) SSH
6 1 (3.45%) VLAN
6 1 (3.45%) VoIP
6 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) EDRMS
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.45%) DB2
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (3.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) MSI
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Legal
4 3 (10.34%) Electronics
4 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
4 3 (10.34%) Marketing
4 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
5 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Data Migration Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Middleware
2 3 (10.34%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.45%) JSON
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.45%) Regular Expression
3 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Clustering
2 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
3 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.45%) CMDB
5 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.45%) PKI
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Linux
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.69%) Unix
6 4 (13.79%) CentOS
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.90%) Solaris
8 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.45%) Android
9 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.45%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
9 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Migration
2 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (13.79%) Information Security
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) SIEM
3 3 (10.34%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (10.34%) Data Centre Operations
3 3 (10.34%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (10.34%) Programme Management
3 3 (10.34%) Server Building
3 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.90%) Data Deduplication
4 2 (6.90%) Data Management
4 2 (6.90%) Data Security
4 2 (6.90%) Digital Forensics
4 2 (6.90%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (6.90%) ITSM
4 2 (6.90%) Service Management
4 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) Python
4 3 (10.34%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) CBAP
3 1 (3.45%) CISA
3 1 (3.45%) CISM
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.90%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
2 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
3 1 (3.45%) COBIT
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.24%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (10.34%) DFS Replication
5 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (10.34%) XenApp
6 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
6 2 (6.90%) XenServer
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.45%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (3.45%) VirtualBox
7 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) SCCM
2 8 (27.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (20.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (13.79%) NetBackup
6 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
6 3 (10.34%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (10.34%) SCOM
6 3 (10.34%) SCVMM
6 3 (10.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (6.90%) Control-M
7 2 (6.90%) EnCase
7 2 (6.90%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (6.90%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (6.90%) SCOrch
7 2 (6.90%) SCSM
8 1 (3.45%) BladeLogic
8 1 (3.45%) Casper Suite
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) VMware
3 7 (24.14%) HP
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco
4 5 (17.24%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (10.34%) Dell
5 3 (10.34%) NetApp
5 3 (10.34%) SAP
5 3 (10.34%) Veritas
6 2 (6.90%) Apple
6 2 (6.90%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (6.90%) Nuix
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle
6 2 (6.90%) Splunk
6 2 (6.90%) Varonis
7 1 (3.45%) BEA
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) IBM
7 1 (3.45%) Nokia