The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 75 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Contract jobs citing Symantec 15 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.18% 0.063% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 2.77% 0.22% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £140 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+203.57% -53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £140 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £140 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £309 £316
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.60 £21.55 £14.92
% change year-on-year
-4.39% +44.41%
Symantec
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
542 455 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.74% 28.69% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 205 215
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 11
Median hourly rate £29.16 £12.35 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.09% -41.19%
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 Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Symantec across the Edinburgh region.

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Edinburgh region.

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (56.00%) Finance
3 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 10 (40.00%) Citrix
5 10 (40.00%) Blackberry
5 10 (40.00%) SCCM
5 10 (40.00%) SCOM
5 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (40.00%) Skype for Business
5 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (40.00%) XenApp
5 10 (40.00%) Windows 10
6 9 (36.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
6 9 (36.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (36.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (32.00%) Unix
8 7 (28.00%) Banking
9 6 (24.00%) PKI
9 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
9 6 (24.00%) ITIL
9 6 (24.00%) VMware
9 6 (24.00%) Clustering
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (20.00%) Failover Clustering

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 9 (36.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DHCP
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
1 4 (16.00%) Network Security
2 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) Skype
2 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Fiddler
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) International Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Law
5 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Systems Support
2 8 (32.00%) Administrator
2 8 (32.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Consultant
4 6 (24.00%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Systems Support Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (16.00%) IT Support
5 4 (16.00%) Security Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Solaris Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Unix Support
5 4 (16.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (24.00%) Clustering
2 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (32.00%) Unix
5 4 (16.00%) Solaris
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 4 (16.00%) SIEM
4 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.00%) Threat Management
4 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (12.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (12.00%) Security Management
6 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
6 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CISSP
2 4 (16.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) COBIT
1 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (16.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) XenApp
3 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (16.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) SCCM
1 10 (40.00%) SCOM
2 9 (36.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
5 4 (16.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) Citrix
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) CA
5 4 (16.00%) Intel Security
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle
5 4 (16.00%) Qualys
5 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (16.00%) Splunk
5 4 (16.00%) Sun
5 4 (16.00%) Veritas
6 1 (4.00%) Altiris
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) IronPort
6 1 (4.00%) Lumension
6 1 (4.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) RightFax