The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank - 31 36
Contract jobs citing Symantec 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.56% 1.60%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.25% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £160 £713
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -77.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-14.65% +2.56%
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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 Dorset region.

Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 80 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 30.31% 44.44% 38.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 48 58
Average daily rate £393 £393 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 11
Average hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £11.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.90% +86.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £14.98 £8.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.61 £24.00 £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Server
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) FalconStor
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Server
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) FalconStor