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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 68 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.57% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £345 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 £14.50 £16.38
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -11.45%
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
381 522 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.01% 34.87% 29.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 243 222
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £24.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +0.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.08 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £29.95 £73.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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
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 9 December 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 6 (50.00%) XenApp
4 6 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 6 (50.00%) SCOM
4 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
5 5 (41.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (41.67%) DHCP
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) CA
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) SCCM
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (41.67%) PKI
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
5 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

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 5 (41.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (41.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) WinDbg
2 1 (8.33%) Fiddler
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) CISSP Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) SIEM Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Server Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (41.67%) Blackberry
2 5 (41.67%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (25.00%) Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) SIEM
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Threat Management
3 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (25.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) COBIT
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) XenApp
2 6 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCOM
2 5 (41.67%) SCCM
2 5 (41.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (41.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Citrix
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) CA
3 3 (25.00%) Intel Security
3 3 (25.00%) Qualys
3 3 (25.00%) Splunk
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Varonis
5 1 (8.33%) AppSense
5 1 (8.33%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) Lumension
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp