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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 72 117 82
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -35
Contract jobs citing Symantec 68 24 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.27% 0.83% 1.90%
As % of the Vendors category 4.67% 1.78% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 13 5
Average daily rate
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£180 £170 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -49.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £144 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £437 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £303 £368
% change year-on-year
-0.82% -17.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £13.92 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+44.98% -28.60%
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
1456 1346 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 48.50% 46.38% 46.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 685 478
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 144 127
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% -5.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £12.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Symantec Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 July 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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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 +24 27 £175 +25.00%
Hertfordshire -2 22 £379 +122.94% 2
Cambridgeshire +7 14 £425 +254.16% 1
Bedfordshire +14 5 £160 - 2
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 81 (81.82%) Windows
2 60 (60.61%) Citrix
3 45 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 42 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (37.37%) Active Directory
6 34 (34.34%) VMware
6 34 (34.34%) Windows 7
7 32 (32.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (32.32%) ITIL
8 28 (28.28%) HP
9 26 (26.26%) SAN
9 26 (26.26%) Backup Exec
10 25 (25.25%) McAfee
10 25 (25.25%) Cisco
11 24 (24.24%) SQL
11 24 (24.24%) CRM
11 24 (24.24%) Xen
12 23 (23.23%) MS Office
12 23 (23.23%) SAP
13 22 (22.22%) SharePoint
13 22 (22.22%) Service Delivery
14 21 (21.21%) Hitachi
14 21 (21.21%) SLA
14 21 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM
15 20 (20.20%) Lotus
15 20 (20.20%) IBM Notes
16 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (17.17%) Incident Management
17 17 (17.17%) SCCM
17 17 (17.17%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 22 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 20 (20.20%) IBM Notes
3 17 (17.17%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.02%) IIS
5 2 (2.02%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.01%) Apache
6 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.01%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (23.23%) MS Office
2 3 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (11.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.02%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.26%) SAN
2 14 (14.14%) Firewall
3 10 (10.10%) DNS
4 6 (6.06%) TCP/IP
4 6 (6.06%) DHCP
5 5 (5.05%) VPN
6 4 (4.04%) VoIP
7 3 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (3.03%) VLAN
7 3 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.02%) Network Security
9 1 (1.01%) IntruShield
9 1 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.01%) Internet
9 1 (1.01%) WAN
9 1 (1.01%) HTTP
9 1 (1.01%) LAN
9 1 (1.01%) NAS
9 1 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.01%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.03%) EDMS
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (14.14%) Finance
2 3 (3.03%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.02%) Legal
3 2 (2.02%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (32.32%) Analyst
2 22 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 18 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
4 16 (16.16%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (16.16%) 1st Line Support
4 16 (16.16%) Service Analyst
4 16 (16.16%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 13 (13.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Consultant
7 6 (6.06%) Security Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Administrator
9 4 (4.04%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.04%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.04%) Desktop Support
9 4 (4.04%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.02%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.01%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) PKI
1 10 (10.10%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.06%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.02%) CMDB
4 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) AS400
4 1 (1.01%) Replication
4 1 (1.01%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 81 (81.82%) Windows
2 42 (42.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (34.34%) Windows 7
4 32 (32.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.07%) Linux
6 7 (7.07%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.04%) UNIX
8 2 (2.02%) Solaris
9 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.32%) ITIL
2 24 (24.24%) CRM
3 22 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 17 (17.17%) Incident Management
5 12 (12.12%) Information Security
6 7 (7.07%) Change Management
7 6 (6.06%) SIEM
8 5 (5.05%) Server Building
8 5 (5.05%) Migration
9 4 (4.04%) Build Automation
9 4 (4.04%) Cyber Security
9 4 (4.04%) Asset Management
9 4 (4.04%) Process Management
10 3 (3.03%) Load Balancing
11 2 (2.02%) Service Management
11 2 (2.02%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.02%) High Availability
11 2 (2.02%) Vulnerability Management
12 1 (1.01%) Operations Management
12 1 (1.01%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (24.24%) SQL
2 15 (15.15%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.03%) Python
3 3 (3.03%) C#
4 2 (2.02%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (17.17%) MCP
2 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.04%) Degree
5 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.03%) MCSE
5 3 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.01%) CISSP
7 1 (1.01%) MCSA
7 1 (1.01%) CISA
7 1 (1.01%) CISM
7 1 (1.01%) MOS
7 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.01%) RHCE
7 1 (1.01%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.21%) SLA
2 3 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (37.37%) Active Directory
2 24 (24.24%) Xen
3 12 (12.12%) Terminal Services
3 12 (12.12%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (7.07%) UAG
6 4 (4.04%) ProxySG
7 3 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (3.03%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.03%) XenApp
8 2 (2.02%) vSphere
8 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.02%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.01%) Firmware
9 1 (1.01%) Snort
9 1 (1.01%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 26 (26.26%) Backup Exec
2 17 (17.17%) SCCM
3 15 (15.15%) Norton AntiVirus
4 14 (14.14%) SCOM
4 14 (14.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (7.07%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (4.04%) Puppet
7 3 (3.03%) SCOrch
7 3 (3.03%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.02%) Nessus
9 1 (1.01%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (1.01%) CORE IMPACT
9 1 (1.01%) vMotion
9 1 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (1.01%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 60 (60.61%) Citrix
2 45 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 34 (34.34%) VMware
4 28 (28.28%) HP
5 25 (25.25%) Cisco
5 25 (25.25%) McAfee
6 23 (23.23%) SAP
7 21 (21.21%) Hitachi
8 20 (20.20%) Lotus
9 17 (17.17%) Adobe
10 7 (7.07%) CheckPoint
10 7 (7.07%) Trend Micro
11 6 (6.06%) Altiris
11 6 (6.06%) Cyber-Ark
12 5 (5.05%) Splunk
12 5 (5.05%) Sophos
12 5 (5.05%) Oracle
13 4 (4.04%) Dell
13 4 (4.04%) Blue Coat
13 4 (4.04%) Qualys
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