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 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 124 73 123
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +50
Contract jobs citing Symantec 4 73 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 2.34% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 4.92% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 49 13
Median daily rate - £180 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £316
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £18.75 £14.35
% change year-on-year
+38.66% +30.70%
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
1253 1484 1360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 49.16% 47.64% 44.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 862 731
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 136 150
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £23.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -22.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.90 £37.50
UK excluding London median 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

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 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +6 2 - -
Hertfordshire -10 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (33.33%) ITIL
5 7 (29.17%) MS Office
5 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
5 7 (29.17%) Citrix
5 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
6 6 (25.00%) SCCM
6 6 (25.00%) Degree
6 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (25.00%) Lotus
6 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (25.00%) LAN
6 6 (25.00%) WAN
6 6 (25.00%) IBM Notes
7 5 (20.83%) IBM Domino
7 5 (20.83%) DNS
7 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
7 5 (20.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (20.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
8 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (16.67%) Network Security
8 4 (16.67%) PKI

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 6 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 5 (20.83%) IBM Domino
3 4 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Office
2 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) iTunes
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 6 (25.00%) LAN
2 6 (25.00%) WAN
3 5 (20.83%) DNS
4 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) Network Security
5 3 (12.50%) 802.11
5 3 (12.50%) ATM
5 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 3 (12.50%) Frame Relay
5 3 (12.50%) Internet
5 3 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (12.50%) VoIP
5 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (12.50%) xDSL
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.17%) DHCP
6 1 (4.17%) NetScreen
6 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Desktop Support
3 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 4 (16.67%) PKI
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Biometrics
4 1 (4.17%) CMDB
4 1 (4.17%) EPoS
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.33%) Unix
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (4.17%) HPUX
6 1 (4.17%) Solaris
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.50%) Application Packaging
3 3 (12.50%) Data Privacy
4 2 (8.33%) Change Control
4 2 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (4.17%) BCP
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) High Availability
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.17%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CCDE
5 1 (4.17%) CCIE
5 1 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) CEH
5 1 (4.17%) CISA
5 1 (4.17%) CISM
5 1 (4.17%) CISSP
5 1 (4.17%) MBA
5 1 (4.17%) MCP
5 1 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (25.00%) SCCM
3 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
3 5 (20.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) Citrix
3 6 (25.00%) Lotus
4 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Altiris
5 3 (12.50%) Nokia
5 3 (12.50%) Riverbed
6 2 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) VMware
7 1 (4.17%) Adobe
7 1 (4.17%) Apple
7 1 (4.17%) Avaya
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) Hitachi
7 1 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) Sybase