The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 386 314 364
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +50
Contract jobs citing Symantec 245 352 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.69% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.13% 1.55% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 198 137
Median daily rate £370 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £172 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £289 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 43 22
Median hourly rate £18.88 £20.19 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.48% +52.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £12.00 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £25.60 £19.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +49.51%
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UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21622 22748 21954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.42% 44.74% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13579 13652 12664
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 719 1032 974
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.17 £41.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in England

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in England

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in England

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in England

Symantec
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Symantec Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
London -14 84 £405 -10.00% 25
South East -36 54 £380 -9.79% 12
North East -14 43 £255 -5.30% 1
North West -30 23 £500 +21.21% 2
Yorkshire +14 13 £338 +141.07% 3
South West -9 8 £350 +25.00% 5
East Midlands +10 7 £400 +23.07% 2
West Midlands -21 7 £340 +33.33% 3
East of England -39 6 £350 +97.18% 3
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Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 England region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 310 (66.24%) Windows
2 216 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 181 (38.68%) Active Directory
4 157 (33.55%) VMware
5 128 (27.35%) Windows Server
6 120 (25.64%) Unix
7 118 (25.21%) ITIL
8 113 (24.15%) MS Exchange
9 108 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 100 (21.37%) HP
10 100 (21.37%) Finance
11 99 (21.15%) Citrix
11 99 (21.15%) DNS
12 97 (20.73%) NetBackup
12 97 (20.73%) Norton AntiVirus
13 92 (19.66%) Cisco
14 91 (19.44%) Linux
15 89 (19.02%) Windows Server 2008
16 87 (18.59%) SCCM
17 81 (17.31%) SAN
17 81 (17.31%) Windows 7
18 79 (16.88%) Backup Exec
19 78 (16.67%) NetApp
20 75 (16.03%) Intel Security
20 75 (16.03%) PowerShell
21 74 (15.81%) Solaris
22 71 (15.17%) MS Office
23 61 (13.03%) DHCP
24 59 (12.61%) Migration
25 58 (12.39%) Security Cleared

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 113 (24.15%) MS Exchange
2 58 (12.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 43 (9.19%) Skype for Business
5 37 (7.91%) SharePoint
6 27 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 24 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 16 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (2.35%) IBM Notes
10 8 (1.71%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.28%) IIS
11 6 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (1.28%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.07%) IBM Domino
12 5 (1.07%) JBoss
13 4 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.64%) Apache
14 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.43%) MQSeries
15 2 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 71 (15.17%) MS Office
2 57 (12.18%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.92%) MS Project
4 4 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.71%) Faxination
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Eikon
2 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.69%) Office 365
2 19 (4.06%) Mimecast
3 11 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.71%) Google Apps
6 5 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.85%) SaaS
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.21%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 99 (21.15%) DNS
2 81 (17.31%) SAN
3 61 (13.03%) DHCP
4 56 (11.97%) TCP/IP
5 53 (11.32%) Firewall
6 44 (9.40%) Network Security
7 41 (8.76%) NAS
8 39 (8.33%) LAN
9 33 (7.05%) WAN
10 30 (6.41%) Internet
11 28 (5.98%) Wireless
12 24 (5.13%) VoIP
13 21 (4.49%) Fibre Channel
14 20 (4.27%) iSCSI
15 18 (3.85%) VPN
16 15 (3.21%) Intrusion Detection
17 14 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
18 13 (2.78%) SSL
19 8 (1.71%) LDAP
20 7 (1.50%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.78%) MySQL
3 13 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 12 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.07%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (0.64%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.43%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (0.43%) DB2
7 2 (0.43%) DTS
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.43%) Power BI
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.21%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.21%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (1.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.07%) InstallShield
2 5 (1.07%) MSI
2 5 (1.07%) WinDbg
3 3 (0.64%) JIRA
3 3 (0.64%) Subversion
4 2 (0.43%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.21%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.21%) Hudson
5 1 (0.21%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.21%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.21%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 100 (21.37%) Finance
2 44 (9.40%) Banking
3 23 (4.91%) Legal
4 13 (2.78%) Law
5 12 (2.56%) Back Office
5 12 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.07%) Advertising
7 5 (1.07%) Games
8 4 (0.85%) International Banking
8 4 (0.85%) Retail
9 2 (0.43%) Local Government
9 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Marketing
10 1 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 83 (17.74%) Analyst
2 50 (10.68%) Support Engineer
3 45 (9.62%) Administrator
4 42 (8.97%) Architect
4 42 (8.97%) Consultant
5 32 (6.84%) Systems Administrator
6 30 (6.41%) Desktop Engineer
7 26 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
8 24 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 23 (4.91%) Desktop Support
9 23 (4.91%) Security Engineer
10 22 (4.70%) Security Architect
11 21 (4.49%) Server Engineer
12 19 (4.06%) Security Consultant
13 18 (3.85%) Support Analyst
13 18 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
14 17 (3.63%) Backup Engineer
15 16 (3.42%) 2nd Line Support
15 16 (3.42%) Operations Engineer
15 16 (3.42%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.14%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.28%) Middleware
2 6 (1.28%) XML
3 5 (1.07%) .NET
3 5 (1.07%) JSON
3 5 (1.07%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (1.07%) REST
3 5 (1.07%) RFC 822
4 4 (0.85%) Web Services
5 3 (0.64%) LAMP
5 3 (0.64%) SAML
6 2 (0.43%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.43%) CSS
6 2 (0.43%) HTML
6 2 (0.43%) J2EE
6 2 (0.43%) JSP
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (0.43%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.21%) ELK Stack
7 1 (0.21%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.04%) Data Centre
2 39 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 29 (6.20%) Clustering
4 28 (5.98%) Management Information System
5 22 (4.70%) PKI
6 16 (3.42%) Enterprise Storage
7 14 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.35%) CLARiiON
8 11 (2.35%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.35%) EMC VNX
8 11 (2.35%) Replication
8 11 (2.35%) Security Operations Centre
9 9 (1.92%) AS400
9 9 (1.92%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.50%) Device Driver
10 7 (1.50%) Driving Licence
10 7 (1.50%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.50%) HP Storage
10 7 (1.50%) Thin Client
11 6 (1.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 310 (66.24%) Windows
2 128 (27.35%) Windows Server
3 120 (25.64%) Unix
4 91 (19.44%) Linux
5 89 (19.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 81 (17.31%) Windows 7
7 74 (15.81%) Solaris
8 57 (12.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 54 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 35 (7.48%) AIX
10 35 (7.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (5.98%) Windows XP
12 19 (4.06%) Apple iOS
13 18 (3.85%) Android
14 17 (3.63%) HPUX
15 14 (2.99%) Windows 8
16 13 (2.78%) Data ONTAP
16 13 (2.78%) Mac OS X
17 11 (2.35%) Windows 10
18 10 (2.14%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (25.21%) ITIL
2 59 (12.61%) Migration
3 44 (9.40%) Change Management
4 34 (7.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 34 (7.26%) Project Management
5 32 (6.84%) Service Delivery
6 31 (6.62%) Information Security
7 30 (6.41%) Service Management
7 30 (6.41%) SIEM
8 29 (6.20%) Root Cause Analysis
9 26 (5.56%) Release Management
10 25 (5.34%) Problem Management
11 24 (5.13%) Software Deployment
12 22 (4.70%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (4.49%) Mentoring
14 20 (4.27%) Cybersecurity
15 19 (4.06%) Kalman Filter
16 18 (3.85%) Risk Management
17 17 (3.63%) Vulnerability Management
18 16 (3.42%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 75 (16.03%) PowerShell
2 44 (9.40%) SQL
3 23 (4.91%) Perl
4 18 (3.85%) Python
5 15 (3.21%) VBScript
6 11 (2.35%) Java
7 10 (2.14%) Bash Shell
7 10 (2.14%) C
8 8 (1.71%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.07%) Korn
10 4 (0.85%) AWK
10 4 (0.85%) sed
11 2 (0.43%) C#
11 2 (0.43%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.43%) PHP
11 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 58 (12.39%) Security Cleared
2 45 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 33 (7.05%) MCSE
5 24 (5.13%) Degree
6 19 (4.06%) MCSA
7 18 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
7 18 (3.85%) CISSP
8 17 (3.63%) MCP
9 15 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (3.21%) CISM
10 13 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (2.35%) CCNA
12 10 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (1.71%) DV Cleared
13 8 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
15 5 (1.07%) CCAA
16 4 (0.85%) NCDA
16 4 (0.85%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.91%) SLA
2 18 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 11 (2.35%) COBIT
5 10 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (1.50%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.85%) QA
8 3 (0.64%) FIPS 140-2
9 1 (0.21%) BS25999
9 1 (0.21%) ISO27002
System Software
1 181 (38.68%) Active Directory
2 108 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (10.26%) XenApp
4 46 (9.83%) vSphere
5 33 (7.05%) VMware ESX
6 28 (5.98%) XenDesktop
7 24 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
8 23 (4.91%) Hyper-V
9 19 (4.06%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (2.99%) BitLocker
10 14 (2.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 14 (2.99%) NFS
10 14 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
11 10 (2.14%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (2.14%) Terminal Services
11 10 (2.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 8 (1.71%) XenServer
13 7 (1.50%) Brightmail
13 7 (1.50%) UAG
13 7 (1.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 97 (20.73%) NetBackup
1 97 (20.73%) Norton AntiVirus
2 87 (18.59%) SCCM
3 79 (16.88%) Backup Exec
4 52 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 44 (9.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 40 (8.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 34 (7.26%) SCOM
8 27 (5.77%) WSUS
9 24 (5.13%) Tivoli
10 23 (4.91%) HP Data Protector
11 21 (4.49%) Oracle RMAN
12 14 (2.99%) HP SIM
12 14 (2.99%) Microsoft Clustering
13 12 (2.56%) MIMEsweeper
14 9 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
15 8 (1.71%) Casper Suite
15 8 (1.71%) EMC NetWorker
15 8 (1.71%) Nexpose
16 7 (1.50%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 216 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 157 (33.55%) VMware
3 100 (21.37%) HP
4 99 (21.15%) Citrix
5 92 (19.66%) Cisco
6 78 (16.67%) NetApp
7 75 (16.03%) Intel Security
8 56 (11.97%) Oracle
9 48 (10.26%) IBM
9 48 (10.26%) Veritas
10 42 (8.97%) EMC
11 39 (8.33%) Dell
12 37 (7.91%) Red Hat
13 30 (6.41%) IronPort
14 27 (5.77%) Blue Coat
15 25 (5.34%) Splunk
16 21 (4.49%) Apple
17 20 (4.27%) CheckPoint
18 19 (4.06%) RightFax
19 18 (3.85%) Lumension
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