The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 94 85 88
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Symantec 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.063% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£325 - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £303 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.78% -13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
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 East Midlands region.

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
627 602 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.19% 41.92% 45.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 284 323
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £210 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 76 49
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.13 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Korn
1 1 (25.00%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas