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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 127 117 119
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Symantec 22 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.71% 0.17% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.58% 0.37% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Average daily rate
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£160 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £164 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £20.00 £17.63
% change year-on-year
-14.65% +13.47%
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
1390 1081 1452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.10% 46.08% 47.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 480 645
Average daily rate £350 £353 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.77% +4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £486 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 122 136
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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
Hertfordshire -15 14 £160 -36.63% 2
Essex - 4 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +5 3 £126 -68.43%
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 44 (88.00%) Windows
2 32 (64.00%) Active Directory
3 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (48.00%) Windows XP
5 22 (44.00%) Windows 7
6 21 (42.00%) Blackberry
7 18 (36.00%) MS Office
7 18 (36.00%) Backup Exec
8 17 (34.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
9 14 (28.00%) Firewall
9 14 (28.00%) DNS
9 14 (28.00%) Citrix
9 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (26.00%) VMware
11 12 (24.00%) Altiris
11 12 (24.00%) DHCP
11 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (22.00%) VPN
12 11 (22.00%) VoIP
13 10 (20.00%) Cisco
13 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
14 9 (18.00%) Windows 8
14 9 (18.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 8 (16.00%) McAfee
16 7 (14.00%) Remedy
16 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
16 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (10.00%) IIS
6 4 (8.00%) IBM Notes
6 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (36.00%) MS Office
2 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) DNS
1 14 (28.00%) Firewall
2 12 (24.00%) DHCP
3 11 (22.00%) VoIP
3 11 (22.00%) VPN
4 7 (14.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.00%) Broadband
6 2 (4.00%) SSH
7 1 (2.00%) Wireless
7 1 (2.00%) LAN
7 1 (2.00%) WAN
7 1 (2.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Publishing
2 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Support Engineer
2 15 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (24.00%) Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Service Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (8.00%) Support Specialist
7 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (6.00%) Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) IT Support
9 2 (4.00%) Wintel Consultant
9 2 (4.00%) Wintel Support
9 2 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) HTML
1 1 (2.00%) CSS
1 1 (2.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (2.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (2.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.00%) Blackberry
2 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) iPhone
3 5 (10.00%) Clustering
4 4 (8.00%) PKI
5 3 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (4.00%) iPad
7 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.00%) FMCG
7 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.00%) Handset
7 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (88.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Windows XP
3 22 (44.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (18.00%) Windows 8
5 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (10.00%) Linux
7 5 (10.00%) Windows 2000
8 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.00%) UNIX
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.00%) AIX
9 1 (2.00%) HPUX
9 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.00%) ITIL
1 6 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (2.00%) Information Security
5 1 (2.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.00%) Validation
5 1 (2.00%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) SQL
1 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) MCP
1 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) MCSE
2 3 (6.00%) MCSA
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (4.00%) MOS
4 1 (2.00%) MCTS
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) MBA
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (10.00%) vSphere
3 5 (10.00%) vCloud
4 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (36.00%) Backup Exec
2 17 (34.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (18.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (12.00%) NetBackup
4 6 (12.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (10.00%) WSUS
6 4 (8.00%) SCOM
7 2 (4.00%) SCVMM
7 2 (4.00%) Puppet
7 2 (4.00%) SCCM
7 2 (4.00%) SCOrch
7 2 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (4.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.00%) Citrix
3 13 (26.00%) VMware
4 12 (24.00%) Altiris
5 10 (20.00%) Cisco
6 8 (16.00%) McAfee
7 7 (14.00%) Remedy
8 6 (12.00%) Sophos
9 5 (10.00%) Acronis
9 5 (10.00%) Adobe
9 5 (10.00%) Avaya
9 5 (10.00%) Veritas
10 4 (8.00%) Lotus
10 4 (8.00%) Oracle
11 3 (6.00%) Dell
11 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
11 3 (6.00%) Apple
11 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
11 3 (6.00%) Nokia
12 1 (2.00%) BT
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