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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 115 96 121
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +25
Contract jobs citing Symantec 12 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 1.37% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 2.76% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 4
Average daily rate £350 £265 £158
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% +68.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £162 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £430 £276
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 7
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.67%
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
1092 1270 1047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.46% 49.86% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 704 544
Average daily rate £400 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £208 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 128 103
Average hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.74 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £29.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 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
Bedfordshire +6 5 £125 -67.10% 1
Hertfordshire +6 5 £350 +25.00% 1
Essex -5 1 £375 +36.36% 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (56.67%) Citrix
4 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (33.33%) ITIL
6 9 (30.00%) SCCM
7 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (26.67%) Office 365
7 8 (26.67%) IBM Notes
7 8 (26.67%) MS Office
7 8 (26.67%) Lotus
7 8 (26.67%) Intel Security
8 7 (23.33%) Adobe
8 7 (23.33%) Cisco
8 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
9 6 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (20.00%) VMware
9 6 (20.00%) Backup Exec
9 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 6 (20.00%) XenApp
9 6 (20.00%) SCOM
9 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 6 (20.00%) MCP
9 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
10 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 5 (16.67%) SLA
10 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 5 (16.67%) Skype for Business
10 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (26.67%) IBM Notes
2 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 4 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.33%) IBM Domino
5 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) DNS
1 4 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) AdminStudio
1 1 (3.33%) Metasploit
1 1 (3.33%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
4 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Server Support
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Support
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.67%) iPhone
4 1 (3.33%) Reinsurance
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.33%) Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Unix
8 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (10.00%) Investment Management
4 3 (10.00%) QMS
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Application Packaging
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (3.33%) Security Management
6 1 (3.33%) Security Operations
6 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) MCP
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) CEH
3 1 (3.33%) CISM
3 1 (3.33%) CISSP
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) RHCE
3 1 (3.33%) SANS
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) XenApp
3 5 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (13.33%) MetaFrame
4 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
6 2 (6.67%) vSphere
6 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) SCCM
2 6 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (20.00%) SCOM
2 6 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.67%) XenMobile
4 1 (3.33%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.33%) Nessus
4 1 (3.33%) QRadar
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (56.67%) Citrix
3 8 (26.67%) Intel Security
3 8 (26.67%) Lotus
4 7 (23.33%) Adobe
4 7 (23.33%) Cisco
5 6 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (6.67%) AppSense
7 2 (6.67%) Avaya
7 2 (6.67%) ThinPrint
8 1 (3.33%) Altiris
8 1 (3.33%) Apple
8 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.33%) CommVault
8 1 (3.33%) Dell
8 1 (3.33%) LANDesk
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.33%) Sophos
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