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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 181 169 180
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing Symantec 30 28 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.49% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 1.09% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 28
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.51% +3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £147 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £511 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £309 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £14.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.70% -28.27%
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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
2544 2568 3195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.78% 44.52% 45.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1884 1762 2208
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 50 115
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £34.16 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 23 (43.40%) Windows
2 22 (41.51%) MS Exchange
3 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
3 18 (33.96%) Finance
4 17 (32.08%) VMware
5 16 (30.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
7 13 (24.53%) HP
7 13 (24.53%) SAN
8 12 (22.64%) NetBackup
9 11 (20.75%) Banking
10 10 (18.87%) Linux
11 9 (16.98%) SQL
11 9 (16.98%) Firewall
11 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
12 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (15.09%) BIG-IP
12 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
12 8 (15.09%) Wireless
12 8 (15.09%) McAfee
12 8 (15.09%) Blue Coat
12 8 (15.09%) IIS
12 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
12 8 (15.09%) LAN
12 8 (15.09%) VoIP
12 8 (15.09%) WAN
12 8 (15.09%) Nortel
12 8 (15.09%) Cisco
12 8 (15.09%) Avaya
12 8 (15.09%) Nokia

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 22 (41.51%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.09%) IIS
2 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
3 7 (13.21%) Lync
4 5 (9.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.77%) Apache
7 1 (1.89%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.32%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) SAN
2 9 (16.98%) Firewall
3 8 (15.09%) Wireless
3 8 (15.09%) BIG-IP
3 8 (15.09%) LAN
3 8 (15.09%) VoIP
3 8 (15.09%) WAN
4 6 (11.32%) FTP
5 5 (9.43%) DNS
6 4 (7.55%) NAS
7 3 (5.66%) FCoE
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (5.66%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.77%) Wireshark
8 2 (3.77%) Network Security
8 2 (3.77%) Kerberos
8 2 (3.77%) DHCP
9 1 (1.89%) VPN
9 1 (1.89%) Internet
9 1 (1.89%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.89%) Subversion
2 1 (1.89%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (33.96%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Banking
3 6 (11.32%) Law
4 5 (9.43%) Legal
5 3 (5.66%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.66%) German Language
6 1 (1.89%) Back Office
6 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) Architect
3 7 (13.21%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Network Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Security Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Wintel Support
6 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Information Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Business Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Web Services
1 4 (7.55%) Middleware
2 2 (3.77%) WCF
2 2 (3.77%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.89%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Linux
3 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.43%) Solaris
4 5 (9.43%) UNIX
5 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.66%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.32%) ITIL
1 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
1 6 (11.32%) Project Management
1 6 (11.32%) Information Security
1 6 (11.32%) Network Architecture
2 5 (9.43%) E-Discovery
2 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
2 5 (9.43%) Network Design
2 5 (9.43%) Service Management
2 5 (9.43%) Migration
2 5 (9.43%) Change Management
3 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (5.66%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (5.66%) Patch Management
4 3 (5.66%) Test Strategy
4 3 (5.66%) Cyber Security
4 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
4 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) SQL
1 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.55%) VB
3 3 (5.66%) Perl
4 2 (3.77%) C#
4 2 (3.77%) VBScript
4 2 (3.77%) Python
4 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.77%) MCSE
2 2 (3.77%) PhD
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) CISA
2 2 (3.77%) CISM
3 1 (1.89%) GIAC
3 1 (1.89%) MCP
3 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) NCDA
3 1 (1.89%) VCAP
3 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.89%) COBIT
3 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.89%) COSO
System Software
1 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.21%) ProxySG
4 5 (9.43%) vSphere
5 3 (5.66%) Gluster
5 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.66%) Firmware
5 3 (5.66%) GPFS
5 3 (5.66%) Ceph
5 3 (5.66%) NFS
6 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.89%) Snort
7 1 (1.89%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (30.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 12 (22.64%) NetBackup
3 6 (11.32%) SCOM
4 3 (5.66%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (5.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (5.66%) BladeLogic
4 3 (5.66%) Control-M
5 2 (3.77%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.89%) SnapVault
6 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.89%) yum
6 1 (1.89%) PureDisk
6 1 (1.89%) Puppet
6 1 (1.89%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.89%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 17 (32.08%) VMware
3 13 (24.53%) HP
4 8 (15.09%) Cisco
4 8 (15.09%) Nortel
4 8 (15.09%) Avaya
4 8 (15.09%) Nokia
4 8 (15.09%) CheckPoint
4 8 (15.09%) McAfee
4 8 (15.09%) Blue Coat
5 6 (11.32%) Citrix
6 5 (9.43%) Oracle
6 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
6 5 (9.43%) Altiris
7 4 (7.55%) IBM
8 3 (5.66%) Veritas
8 3 (5.66%) CA
8 3 (5.66%) NetApp
9 2 (3.77%) AppSense
9 2 (3.77%) Apple
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