The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 23 July 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 East Midlands 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 84 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.21% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 0.45% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £438 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +94.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.64% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.92 £19.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-23.47% +9.85%
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
583 660 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.80% 45.64% 43.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 329 268
Average daily rate £349 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.30% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £125 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 48 58
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £16.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +15.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.04 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £55.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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England

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
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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
Nottinghamshire +12 3 - - 1
Derbyshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
1 5 (38.46%) NetBackup
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
2 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
2 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) MS Office
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) MobileIron
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) RightFax
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
4 2 (15.38%) Replication
4 2 (15.38%) Lync
4 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 2 (15.38%) Altiris
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (15.38%) Lync
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Veritas Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) SCADA
3 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
2 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
2 1 (7.69%) Change Management
2 1 (7.69%) ITSM
2 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) NetBackup
2 3 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) MobileIron
3 2 (15.38%) RightFax
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Veritas
3 2 (15.38%) Altiris
4 1 (7.69%) IronPort
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) HP