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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 64 87 76
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Contract jobs citing Symantec 7 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.86% 0.55% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% 1.54% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Median daily rate £413 £343 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.43% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £346 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.52% +11.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £17.00 £14.17
% change year-on-year
+66.17% +19.95%

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
322 521 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.66% 35.54% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 258 200
Median daily rate £400 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.41% +1.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.25 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.79% +86.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £39.25 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.25 £32.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) AlgoSec
2 7 (63.64%) ScanSafe
3 5 (45.45%) SIEM
3 5 (45.45%) Qualys
3 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Law
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) CA
5 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
5 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (27.27%) SCCM
5 3 (27.27%) SCOM
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) XenApp
5 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop

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 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) WinDbg
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Security Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) IT Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SIEM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Identity Access Management
1 5 (45.45%) SIEM
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Network Design
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (27.27%) XenApp
1 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
1 3 (27.27%) SCOM
1 3 (27.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) AlgoSec
1 7 (63.64%) ScanSafe
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Qualys
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) CA
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Varonis
5 2 (18.18%) VMware