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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
England / East of England
Rank 121 103 98
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs citing Symantec 8 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.37% 0.84% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 1.85% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 12
Median daily rate £480 £170 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+182.35% -54.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £125 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £409 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £14.17
% change year-on-year
+61.76% +19.95%

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
944 1084 1321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 43.40% 45.80% 51.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 612 724
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £226 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 97 127
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.20 £57.50 £32.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

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
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 February 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire -8 5 £450 +18.03% 1
Bedfordshire -6 2 £510 +308.00%
Cambridgeshire +4 1 - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (37.50%) Sophos
3 5 (31.25%) DHCP
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Splunk
4 4 (25.00%) SIEM
4 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (25.00%) SCCM
5 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Office 365
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (12.50%) Trend Micro
6 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (12.50%) Email Management
6 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 10

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 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (6.25%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Security Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) NetBackup Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) SIEM
2 2 (12.50%) Email Management
2 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) Statistics
2 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.25%) Data Security
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) GDPR
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) BitLocker
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) Sendmail
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Sophos
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Splunk
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Apple
4 2 (12.50%) AppSense
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
4 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
4 2 (12.50%) Trend Micro
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) FireEye
5 1 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Lotus
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Proofpoint