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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 82 114 95
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -19
Contract jobs citing Symantec 65 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.10% 0.75% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 4.54% 1.72% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 13 6
Average daily rate
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£180 £170 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -46.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £128 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £437 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £14.92 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.97% -25.38%
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
1433 1336 1090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.32% 43.66% 45.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 732 490
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £186 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 149 121
Average hourly rate £19.00 £24.12 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.22% +6.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £11.50 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.18 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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
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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
Norfolk - 25 £175 -
Hertfordshire 0 19 £425 +161.53% 5
Cambridgeshire +1 12 £425 +261.70% 1
Bedfordshire +15 7 £160 -
Essex -11 2 - - 1
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 86 (83.50%) Windows
2 67 (65.05%) Citrix
3 52 (50.49%) Microsoft
4 48 (46.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (41.75%) Active Directory
6 38 (36.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (33.98%) VMware
8 31 (30.10%) Windows 7
9 30 (29.13%) ITIL
10 28 (27.18%) HP
10 28 (27.18%) Backup Exec
11 26 (25.24%) SAN
11 26 (25.24%) SCCM
12 25 (24.27%) SQL
12 25 (24.27%) SharePoint
13 24 (23.30%) CRM
13 24 (23.30%) Xen
14 23 (22.33%) SAP
14 23 (22.33%) Cisco
14 23 (22.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 21 (20.39%) PowerShell
15 21 (20.39%) Hitachi
15 21 (20.39%) SLA
15 21 (20.39%) Dynamics CRM
15 21 (20.39%) McAfee
15 21 (20.39%) Service Delivery
16 20 (19.42%) MS Office
16 20 (19.42%) SCOM
17 19 (18.45%) Hyper-V
17 19 (18.45%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 25 (24.27%) SharePoint
2 18 (17.48%) IBM Notes
3 17 (16.50%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.88%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.91%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.94%) IIS
6 2 (1.94%) Lync
7 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.97%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.97%) Apache
7 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (19.42%) MS Office
2 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (20.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (10.68%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.94%) Office 365
1 2 (1.94%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (25.24%) SAN
2 14 (13.59%) Firewall
3 9 (8.74%) DNS
4 7 (6.80%) DHCP
5 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.83%) VPN
6 4 (3.88%) VLAN
6 4 (3.88%) Network Security
7 3 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.91%) VoIP
8 2 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.97%) WAN
9 1 (0.97%) HTTP
9 1 (0.97%) LAN
9 1 (0.97%) NAS
9 1 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.97%) WebEx
9 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.97%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.91%) EDMS
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) AdminStudio
1 2 (1.94%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 16 (15.53%) Finance
2 3 (2.91%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.94%) Legal
3 2 (1.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.97%) Retail
4 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (27.18%) Analyst
2 19 (18.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (17.48%) Support Analyst
3 18 (17.48%) Operations Engineer
4 15 (14.56%) Service Analyst
4 15 (14.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (12.62%) 1st Line Support
5 13 (12.62%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) Consultant
7 7 (6.80%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Security Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Senior Operations Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Security Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Administrator
9 4 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.91%) Security Consultant
10 3 (2.91%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.91%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (2.91%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) Regular Expression
2 2 (1.94%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.97%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.68%) PKI
3 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.85%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.94%) Replication
5 2 (1.94%) CMDB
6 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.97%) Clustering
6 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.97%) AS400
6 1 (0.97%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 86 (83.50%) Windows
2 48 (46.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (36.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (30.10%) Windows 7
5 23 (22.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (6.80%) Linux
7 5 (4.85%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.88%) UNIX
9 3 (2.91%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.94%) Solaris
11 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.13%) ITIL
2 24 (23.30%) CRM
3 21 (20.39%) Service Delivery
4 16 (15.53%) Incident Management
5 12 (11.65%) Information Security
6 8 (7.77%) Change Management
7 7 (6.80%) Migration
8 6 (5.83%) Server Building
9 5 (4.85%) SIEM
9 5 (4.85%) Build Automation
9 5 (4.85%) Asset Management
10 4 (3.88%) Process Management
10 4 (3.88%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.91%) Load Balancing
11 3 (2.91%) Cyber Security
12 2 (1.94%) High Availability
12 2 (1.94%) Service Management
13 1 (0.97%) Penetration Testing
13 1 (0.97%) Release Management
13 1 (0.97%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (24.27%) SQL
2 21 (20.39%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.88%) C#
4 3 (2.91%) Java
4 3 (2.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) MCP
2 7 (6.80%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.83%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.85%) Degree
5 4 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.91%) MCSE
6 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.97%) CISSP
8 1 (0.97%) MCSA
8 1 (0.97%) CISA
8 1 (0.97%) CISM
8 1 (0.97%) MOS
8 1 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.97%) RHCE
8 1 (0.97%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.39%) SLA
2 3 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (41.75%) Active Directory
2 24 (23.30%) Xen
3 19 (18.45%) Hyper-V
4 18 (17.48%) Terminal Services
5 9 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (6.80%) UAG
7 4 (3.88%) ProxySG
7 4 (3.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (2.91%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.91%) XenApp
8 3 (2.91%) vSphere
9 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.94%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.97%) Firmware
10 1 (0.97%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.97%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 28 (27.18%) Backup Exec
2 26 (25.24%) SCCM
3 20 (19.42%) SCOM
4 18 (17.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 14 (13.59%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (6.80%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (4.85%) Puppet
8 4 (3.88%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (1.94%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.97%) Nessus
10 1 (0.97%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.97%) vMotion
10 1 (0.97%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 67 (65.05%) Citrix
2 52 (50.49%) Microsoft
3 35 (33.98%) VMware
4 28 (27.18%) HP
5 23 (22.33%) SAP
5 23 (22.33%) Cisco
6 21 (20.39%) Hitachi
6 21 (20.39%) McAfee
7 18 (17.48%) Lotus
8 14 (13.59%) Adobe
9 7 (6.80%) Sophos
9 7 (6.80%) CheckPoint
9 7 (6.80%) Trend Micro
10 6 (5.83%) Cyber-Ark
11 5 (4.85%) Oracle
11 5 (4.85%) ServiceNow
11 5 (4.85%) Dell
12 4 (3.88%) Juniper
12 4 (3.88%) Altiris
12 4 (3.88%) Blue Coat
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
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