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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 85 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Symantec 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.62% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 0.53% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £375 £268 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
664 570 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.17% 44.15% 43.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 235 291
Average daily rate £313 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £230 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 54 50
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £20.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -12.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.21 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £28.55 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Symantec
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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram 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 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
Nottinghamshire - 4 £375 -
Leicestershire - 2 - -
Lincolnshire - 2 - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - - 1
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (61.54%) NetBackup
2 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (23.08%) Replication
4 3 (23.08%) NAS
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) NFS
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) NetApp
4 3 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
4 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Veritas
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Solaris
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
5 2 (15.38%) Lync
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) RightFax
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
5 2 (15.38%) Altiris

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Lync
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) NAS
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Veritas Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Replication
1 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) SCADA
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Solaris
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) NFS
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) 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 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) NetApp
2 2 (15.38%) Veritas
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) RightFax
2 2 (15.38%) Altiris
3 1 (7.69%) IronPort
3 1 (7.69%) Brocade
3 1 (7.69%) MobileIron
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) EMC