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 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 434 430 349
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -81
Contract jobs citing Symantec 173 186 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.37% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 0.87% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 113 163
Median daily rate £359 £380 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.59% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £136 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £545 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 24
Median hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £11.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.70 £38.25 £22.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 £14.50 £16.38
% change year-on-year
+67.24% -11.45%
Symantec
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
20783 21484 23080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.32% 42.57% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12799 12796 13912
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 800 902 1153
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.89 £45.00 £38.00
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 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 9 December 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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -35 58 £449 +18.09% 12
South East +53 56 £348 -5.76% 13
South West +4 13 £310 +110.16% 3
North East - 13 £331 - 1
Yorkshire +23 9 £280 +24.44% 4
North West +2 8 £263 -41.66% 5
East of England -4 8 £550 +137.83% 3
West Midlands -8 5 £350 +191.66% 1
Midlands - 2 £475 -
East Midlands -4 1 - - 2
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 278 (68.30%) Windows
2 217 (53.32%) Active Directory
3 193 (47.42%) Microsoft
4 163 (40.05%) VMware
5 154 (37.84%) Windows Server
6 118 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
7 116 (28.50%) HP
8 110 (27.03%) Cisco
8 110 (27.03%) ITIL
9 106 (26.04%) DNS
10 103 (25.31%) MS Exchange
11 96 (23.59%) NetBackup
11 96 (23.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 92 (22.60%) SAN
13 91 (22.36%) Windows Server 2012
14 86 (21.13%) SCCM
15 79 (19.41%) Linux
16 78 (19.16%) Finance
17 76 (18.67%) Norton AntiVirus
18 75 (18.43%) Unix
19 69 (16.95%) Citrix
20 67 (16.46%) Windows Server 2003
20 67 (16.46%) Firewall
21 66 (16.22%) DHCP
22 60 (14.74%) Skype for Business
23 56 (13.76%) Exchange Server 2010
23 56 (13.76%) PowerShell
24 55 (13.51%) Security Cleared
25 54 (13.27%) Windows 7
26 52 (12.78%) Intel Security

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
1 103 (25.31%) MS Exchange
2 60 (14.74%) Skype for Business
3 56 (13.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (8.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 30 (7.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 22 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 22 (5.41%) SharePoint
7 19 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (3.19%) IIS
9 12 (2.95%) Apache
10 10 (2.46%) Tomcat
11 9 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (1.72%) Drupal
12 7 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.23%) IBM Notes
13 5 (1.23%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.74%) iPlanet
14 3 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.74%) WebLogic Portal
15 2 (0.49%) CMS
Applications
1 44 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 36 (8.85%) MS Office
3 11 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (2.95%) Faxination
2 2 (0.49%) Relativity
2 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.49%) Ringtail
2 2 (0.49%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 1 (0.25%) assyst
3 1 (0.25%) Eikon
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (10.07%) Office 365
2 16 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.69%) Mimecast
4 11 (2.70%) G Suite
4 11 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (2.21%) IaaS
6 6 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.74%) SaaS
9 2 (0.49%) PaaS
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.25%) iTunes
10 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 106 (26.04%) DNS
2 92 (22.60%) SAN
3 67 (16.46%) Firewall
4 66 (16.22%) DHCP
5 51 (12.53%) TCP/IP
6 43 (10.57%) VPN
7 42 (10.32%) LAN
8 39 (9.58%) WAN
9 38 (9.34%) NAS
10 28 (6.88%) Wireless
11 27 (6.63%) Cisco ASA
11 27 (6.63%) Internet
11 27 (6.63%) iSCSI
11 27 (6.63%) SSL
12 22 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
13 21 (5.16%) SMTP
14 19 (4.67%) Network Security
15 17 (4.18%) Skype
16 15 (3.69%) MPLS
17 9 (2.21%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (11.06%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.72%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.74%) DB2
7 3 (0.74%) MySQL
7 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.49%) EDRMS
8 2 (0.49%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.49%) MarkLogic
8 2 (0.49%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (0.49%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.25%) Power BI
9 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.49%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.49%) JIRA
2 2 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.25%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.25%) MSI
General
1 78 (19.16%) Finance
2 22 (5.41%) Banking
3 18 (4.42%) Law
4 16 (3.93%) Legal
5 15 (3.69%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.21%) Games
7 8 (1.97%) Back Office
8 7 (1.72%) Retail
9 6 (1.47%) Electronics
10 5 (1.23%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.98%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.74%) Advertising
13 2 (0.49%) Local Government
13 2 (0.49%) Marketing
14 1 (0.25%) Billing
14 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.25%) Military
14 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (13.02%) Administrator
2 51 (12.53%) Analyst
3 41 (10.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 40 (9.83%) Consultant
5 35 (8.60%) Systems Administrator
6 32 (7.86%) Architect
7 25 (6.14%) Support Engineer
8 18 (4.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 18 (4.42%) Unix Administrator
8 18 (4.42%) Windows Engineer
9 17 (4.18%) Storage Engineer
9 17 (4.18%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 15 (3.69%) Server Engineer
10 15 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
11 14 (3.44%) Security Engineer
11 14 (3.44%) Security Specialist
12 13 (3.19%) Backup Engineer
12 13 (3.19%) Security Analyst
12 13 (3.19%) Storage Administrator
12 13 (3.19%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.42%) 802.1X
2 12 (2.95%) SailPoint
3 9 (2.21%) Middleware
3 9 (2.21%) SAML
4 7 (1.72%) .NET
5 5 (1.23%) XML
6 4 (0.98%) ADO
6 4 (0.98%) Regular Expression
7 3 (0.74%) J2EE
7 3 (0.74%) JSON
7 3 (0.74%) JSP
7 3 (0.74%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (0.74%) REST
7 3 (0.74%) Web Services
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.49%) VML
9 1 (0.25%) HTML5
9 1 (0.25%) WAP
9 1 (0.25%) Wayland
9 1 (0.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.57%) Clustering
2 41 (10.07%) Data Centre
3 30 (7.37%) Management Information System
4 28 (6.88%) Blackberry
5 24 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.44%) Computer Science
7 13 (3.19%) EMC VNX
7 13 (3.19%) Replication
7 13 (3.19%) Virtual Team
8 12 (2.95%) CLARiiON
9 11 (2.70%) CMDB
10 10 (2.46%) Cloud Native
10 10 (2.46%) Fat Client
10 10 (2.46%) Thin Client
11 8 (1.97%) HP Storage
11 8 (1.97%) PKI
12 7 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (1.47%) Freedom of Information
13 6 (1.47%) Freedom of Information Act
14 5 (1.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 278 (68.30%) Windows
2 154 (37.84%) Windows Server
3 96 (23.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 91 (22.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 79 (19.41%) Linux
6 75 (18.43%) Unix
7 67 (16.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 54 (13.27%) Windows 7
9 42 (10.32%) Solaris
10 38 (9.34%) Android
11 33 (8.11%) Windows 10
12 31 (7.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 26 (6.39%) Apple iOS
14 20 (4.91%) Windows 8
15 19 (4.67%) AIX
16 18 (4.42%) Mac OS X
17 12 (2.95%) Windows Mobile
18 11 (2.70%) HPUX
18 11 (2.70%) Windows XP
19 9 (2.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (27.03%) ITIL
2 38 (9.34%) Information Security
3 33 (8.11%) SIEM
4 30 (7.37%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 29 (7.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 28 (6.88%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 27 (6.63%) Data Loss Prevention
8 25 (6.14%) Project Management
9 24 (5.90%) Migration
10 23 (5.65%) Problem Management
11 21 (5.16%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (5.16%) Change Management
11 21 (5.16%) Infrastructure Management
11 21 (5.16%) Service Delivery
11 21 (5.16%) Service Management
12 20 (4.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 19 (4.67%) Incident Management
13 19 (4.67%) Security Management
14 17 (4.18%) Risk Management
14 17 (4.18%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (13.76%) PowerShell
2 42 (10.32%) SQL
3 18 (4.42%) Python
4 16 (3.93%) Bash Shell
5 11 (2.70%) VB
6 5 (1.23%) Java
6 5 (1.23%) Korn
6 5 (1.23%) Perl
6 5 (1.23%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.23%) VBScript
7 4 (0.98%) AWK
7 4 (0.98%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.49%) VBA
9 1 (0.25%) C
9 1 (0.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 55 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 45 (11.06%) SC Cleared
3 27 (6.63%) Degree
3 27 (6.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (4.42%) MCSE
5 15 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (3.69%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (2.70%) DV Cleared
6 11 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (2.21%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (2.21%) CISSP
8 7 (1.72%) MCSA
9 6 (1.47%) CCNA
9 6 (1.47%) MCTS
10 4 (0.98%) ACMT
10 4 (0.98%) CCA
10 4 (0.98%) CISM
10 4 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (0.98%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.69%) SLA
2 12 (2.95%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (2.95%) PCI DSS
3 10 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.23%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.98%) COBIT
5 4 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.74%) QA
7 2 (0.49%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
8 1 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 217 (53.32%) Active Directory
2 118 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (12.53%) XenApp
4 47 (11.55%) VMware ESX
5 34 (8.35%) vSphere
6 28 (6.88%) BitLocker
6 28 (6.88%) XenDesktop
7 23 (5.65%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (4.42%) Hyper-V
9 17 (4.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 14 (3.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 12 (2.95%) Xen
12 10 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
13 7 (1.72%) Firmware
13 7 (1.72%) Veritas File System
14 6 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
15 4 (0.98%) DFS Replication
15 4 (0.98%) NFS
15 4 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
16 3 (0.74%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 96 (23.59%) NetBackup
2 86 (21.13%) SCCM
3 76 (18.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 49 (12.04%) Backup Exec
5 45 (11.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 44 (10.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 39 (9.58%) WSUS
8 24 (5.90%) SCOM
9 21 (5.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 20 (4.91%) HP Data Protector
11 19 (4.67%) Microsoft Clustering
12 13 (3.19%) AirWatch
12 13 (3.19%) Nexpose
12 13 (3.19%) Oracle RMAN
12 13 (3.19%) vRealize
13 11 (2.70%) Tivoli
14 10 (2.46%) Puppet
15 9 (2.21%) McAfee ePO
16 8 (1.97%) ServiceCenter
16 8 (1.97%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 193 (47.42%) Microsoft
2 163 (40.05%) VMware
3 116 (28.50%) HP
4 110 (27.03%) Cisco
5 69 (16.95%) Citrix
6 52 (12.78%) Intel Security
6 52 (12.78%) NetApp
7 50 (12.29%) Dell
8 44 (10.81%) EMC
9 38 (9.34%) Veritas
10 34 (8.35%) Splunk
11 32 (7.86%) Oracle
11 32 (7.86%) Red Hat
12 29 (7.13%) CheckPoint
13 26 (6.39%) Veeam
14 23 (5.65%) Apple
14 23 (5.65%) Blue Coat
14 23 (5.65%) Juniper
14 23 (5.65%) MobileIron
15 22 (5.41%) F5
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