The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 27 May 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 122 83 108
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +25
Contract jobs citing Symantec 10 58 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 2.09% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 4.17% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 41 12
Median daily rate £450 £180 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £160 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £438 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £278 £300
% change year-on-year
+26.12% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-17.07% +7.89%
Symantec
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1210 1392 1396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 48.30% 50.13% 47.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 765 687
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 113 115
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.37 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +3 5 £350 -17.64%
Hertfordshire -7 5 £550 +87.23% 1
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (43.33%) Citrix
4 12 (40.00%) ITIL
5 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
5 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (30.00%) Backup Exec
6 9 (30.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 8 (26.67%) SCCM
7 8 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (23.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (23.33%) DNS
8 7 (23.33%) MS Office
8 7 (23.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (20.00%) IBM Notes
9 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (20.00%) Lotus
9 6 (20.00%) VMware
9 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (20.00%) Degree
10 5 (16.67%) IBM Domino
10 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 5 (16.67%) Office 365
11 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
11 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (20.00%) IBM Notes
3 5 (16.67%) IBM Domino
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Office
2 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) LAN
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) VPN
2 4 (13.33%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (3.33%) 802.11
5 1 (3.33%) ATM
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.33%) Frame Relay
5 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.33%) NetScreen
5 1 (3.33%) SAN
5 1 (3.33%) VoIP
5 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.33%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Desktop Support
4 6 (20.00%) Consultant
4 6 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Service Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 4 (13.33%) PKI
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Biometrics
3 1 (3.33%) EPoS
3 1 (3.33%) iPhone
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
4 4 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.00%) Unix
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.33%) AIX
6 1 (3.33%) HPUX
6 1 (3.33%) Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Solaris
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) BCP
5 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.33%) Data Privacy
5 1 (3.33%) High Availability
5 1 (3.33%) Information Security
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.33%) Security Operations
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.33%) Validation
5 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.67%) CCNA
4 2 (6.67%) CEH
4 2 (6.67%) CISM
4 2 (6.67%) CISSP
4 2 (6.67%) MCSE
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) CCDE
5 1 (3.33%) CCIE
5 1 (3.33%) CISA
5 1 (3.33%) MBA
5 1 (3.33%) MCP
5 1 (3.33%) RHCE
5 1 (3.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.33%) MetaFrame
4 4 (13.33%) XenApp
5 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 8 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (26.67%) SCCM
3 7 (23.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (6.67%) SCOM
5 1 (3.33%) Nessus
5 1 (3.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) Citrix
3 6 (20.00%) Lotus
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco
5 3 (10.00%) Altiris
6 2 (6.67%) Avaya
6 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.67%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) Adobe
7 1 (3.33%) CommVault
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) Hitachi
7 1 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) Nokia
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat