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 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 104 109 117
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing Symantec 20 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 0.90% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 1.81% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 6
Average daily rate £170 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £173 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £645 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £298 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.21 £20.19 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-24.67% +0.62%
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
1185 1323 1450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.71% 49.68% 47.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 701 720
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £547 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 113 89
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average 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

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
Hertfordshire +8 7 £550 +243.75%
Cambridgeshire +6 6 £350 -20.00% 2
Bedfordshire - 5 £125 -
Norfolk -9 1 £370 -34.22%
Essex - 1 £120 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
3 13 (41.94%) Citrix
4 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
4 12 (38.71%) ITIL
5 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
7 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
7 9 (29.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 9 (29.03%) Backup Exec
8 8 (25.81%) SCCM
8 8 (25.81%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (22.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (22.58%) MS Office
9 7 (22.58%) DNS
9 7 (22.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 6 (19.35%) Office 365
10 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
10 6 (19.35%) IBM Notes
10 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
10 6 (19.35%) Lotus
10 6 (19.35%) Degree
10 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
10 6 (19.35%) VMware
11 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
11 5 (16.13%) Blackberry
11 5 (16.13%) IBM Domino
12 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
12 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 7 (22.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (19.35%) IBM Notes
3 5 (16.13%) IBM Domino
4 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
4 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
4 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (12.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Office
2 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) LAN
2 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) VPN
2 4 (12.90%) WAN
3 3 (9.68%) Network Security
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall
4 2 (6.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.23%) 802.11
5 1 (3.23%) ATM
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.23%) Frame Relay
5 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.23%) NetScreen
5 1 (3.23%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) VoIP
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.23%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Support Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Desktop Support
4 6 (19.35%) Consultant
4 6 (19.35%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) X-Windows
2 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) PKI
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) iPhone
4 1 (3.23%) Biometrics
4 1 (3.23%) EPoS
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 10
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.68%) Unix
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.23%) AIX
7 1 (3.23%) HPUX
7 1 (3.23%) Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Solaris
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.68%) Application Packaging
4 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) BCP
5 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.23%) Data Privacy
5 1 (3.23%) High Availability
5 1 (3.23%) Information Security
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.23%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.23%) Security Operations
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.23%) Validation
5 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
4 2 (6.45%) CEH
4 2 (6.45%) CISM
4 2 (6.45%) CISSP
4 2 (6.45%) MCSE
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) CCDE
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE
5 1 (3.23%) CISA
5 1 (3.23%) MBA
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) RHCE
5 1 (3.23%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.90%) MetaFrame
4 4 (12.90%) XenApp
5 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Backup Exec
2 8 (25.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (25.81%) SCCM
3 7 (22.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (6.45%) SCOM
5 1 (3.23%) Nessus
5 1 (3.23%) QRadar
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) Citrix
3 6 (19.35%) Lotus
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco
5 3 (9.68%) Altiris
5 3 (9.68%) Avaya
6 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.23%) Adobe
7 1 (3.23%) CommVault
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) Hitachi
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) IBM
7 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) Nokia
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £15 per hour
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