The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Dorset region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Symantec 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.18% - -
As % of the Vendors category 4.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
105 76 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 45.85% 41.08% 39.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 41 59
Average daily rate £450 £328 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.40% -9.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 11
Average hourly rate £30.00 £47.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +227.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Symantec
South West

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Symantec across the Dorset region.

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Dorset region.

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 5 £425 - 1
Ferndown - - - -
Symantec
South West

Symantec
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Server
1 4 (80.00%) Time Management
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) FalconStor
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Server
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) FalconStor