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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 26 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.50% 1.34% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 3.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.67%
Symantec
South West

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
68 91 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 34.17% 40.63% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 46 46
Average daily rate £338 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £215 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £516 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +1 1 - -
Symantec
South West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Patch Management
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Data Security
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) Banking

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) DTS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) WCF
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Security
1 4 (80.00%) Patch Management
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) Firmware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Sun