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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 375 400 340
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -60
Contract jobs citing Symantec 251 222 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.43% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 0.95% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 112 136
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £166 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £295 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 37 41
Median hourly rate £18.88 £20.19 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.48% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £12.16 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £33.20 £32.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.21 £20.19 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-24.67% -1.53%
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
22467 23356 22772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.96% 45.36% 45.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14029 13562 13122
Median daily rate £413 £400 £392
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 1022 1025
Median hourly rate £18.28 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.04 £40.00 £40.00
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 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 2 May 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
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 2 May 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 0 96 £425 +6.25% 9
South East -8 54 £434 +0.63% 9
South West -2 24 £356 +27.23% 4
North East - 22 £273 - 1
East of England -11 20 £170 -58.78% 2
North West -3 19 £310 -38.00% 5
West Midlands -19 8 £344 +129.16% 1
Yorkshire +1 5 £425 +203.57% 1
East Midlands +5 1 - - 1
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 260 (62.35%) Windows
2 193 (46.28%) Microsoft
3 153 (36.69%) Active Directory
4 127 (30.46%) VMware
5 109 (26.14%) MS Exchange
6 98 (23.50%) ITIL
7 94 (22.54%) Norton AntiVirus
8 92 (22.06%) Unix
9 91 (21.82%) Windows Server
10 88 (21.10%) Cisco
10 88 (21.10%) VMware Infrastructure
11 87 (20.86%) Finance
12 83 (19.90%) Citrix
12 83 (19.90%) Windows 7
13 82 (19.66%) Windows Server 2008
14 81 (19.42%) HP
15 74 (17.75%) DNS
15 74 (17.75%) NetBackup
16 73 (17.51%) MS Office
16 73 (17.51%) Linux
17 63 (15.11%) SCCM
18 62 (14.87%) PowerShell
18 62 (14.87%) SAN
19 61 (14.63%) Backup Exec
20 60 (14.39%) Migration
21 59 (14.15%) Intel Security
22 58 (13.91%) Exchange Server 2010
23 56 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
23 56 (13.43%) Solaris
24 55 (13.19%) TCP/IP

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
1 109 (26.14%) MS Exchange
2 58 (13.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (12.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 35 (8.39%) Skype for Business
5 34 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 31 (7.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 31 (7.43%) SharePoint
7 17 (4.08%) IBM Notes
8 14 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (2.64%) IBM Domino
9 11 (2.64%) IIS
10 8 (1.92%) Apache
10 8 (1.92%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.68%) Tomcat
12 6 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.96%) JBoss
14 3 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.72%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.48%) iPlanet
15 2 (0.48%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 73 (17.51%) MS Office
2 46 (11.03%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.44%) Acrobat
4 4 (0.96%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.24%) Office 365
2 12 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.64%) Mimecast
4 9 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (0.96%) SaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.24%) CloudBees
6 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 74 (17.75%) DNS
2 62 (14.87%) SAN
3 55 (13.19%) TCP/IP
4 39 (9.35%) DHCP
5 36 (8.63%) Firewall
5 36 (8.63%) LAN
6 34 (8.15%) Internet
7 33 (7.91%) WAN
8 31 (7.43%) Network Security
9 26 (6.24%) NAS
10 22 (5.28%) Wireless
11 19 (4.56%) VoIP
12 14 (3.36%) Intrusion Detection
13 11 (2.64%) VPN
14 10 (2.40%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (2.16%) iSCSI
16 8 (1.92%) SSL
17 6 (1.44%) BIG-IP
17 6 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
18 5 (1.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.55%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (2.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (2.16%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.44%) MySQL
5 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.96%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.72%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.48%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.48%) Big Data
8 2 (0.48%) DB2
8 2 (0.48%) DTS
8 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.24%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (0.96%) InstallShield
1 4 (0.96%) MSI
1 4 (0.96%) WinDbg
2 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.24%) Hudson
3 1 (0.24%) JIRA
3 1 (0.24%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.24%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 87 (20.86%) Finance
2 38 (9.11%) Banking
3 15 (3.60%) Legal
4 10 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.16%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.92%) Back Office
7 7 (1.68%) Law
8 6 (1.44%) Billing
9 5 (1.20%) Games
9 5 (1.20%) Retail
10 4 (0.96%) Advertising
11 3 (0.72%) Local Government
12 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Marketing
12 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 94 (22.54%) Analyst
2 59 (14.15%) Support Engineer
3 48 (11.51%) Consultant
4 40 (9.59%) Administrator
5 32 (7.67%) Architect
6 30 (7.19%) Systems Administrator
7 29 (6.95%) Support Analyst
8 28 (6.71%) Desktop Engineer
9 27 (6.47%) Desktop Support
10 21 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
11 20 (4.80%) Security Consultant
11 20 (4.80%) Windows Engineer
12 19 (4.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (4.56%) Security Analyst
12 19 (4.56%) Security Engineer
12 19 (4.56%) Systems Engineer
13 17 (4.08%) Security Architect
13 17 (4.08%) Service Analyst
14 16 (3.84%) Exchange Consultant
15 14 (3.36%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.40%) Web Services
2 8 (1.92%) Middleware
3 5 (1.20%) ELK Stack
3 5 (1.20%) RFC 822
4 4 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (0.72%) .NET
5 3 (0.72%) LAMP
5 3 (0.72%) SAML
6 2 (0.48%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.48%) J2EE
6 2 (0.48%) JSP
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (0.48%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.48%) SailPoint
6 2 (0.48%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.24%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.24%) CGI
7 1 (0.24%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.24%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.47%) Data Centre
2 48 (11.51%) Blackberry
3 38 (9.11%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.60%) PKI
5 13 (3.12%) Enterprise Storage
6 12 (2.88%) EMC VNX
6 12 (2.88%) Security Operations Centre
7 11 (2.64%) Clustering
7 11 (2.64%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.16%) AS400
9 9 (2.16%) Cyberthreat
10 8 (1.92%) Driving Licence
11 7 (1.68%) Fat Client
11 7 (1.68%) PDA
11 7 (1.68%) Thin Client
12 6 (1.44%) Freedom of Information
12 6 (1.44%) Freedom of Information Act
12 6 (1.44%) HACMP
12 6 (1.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 260 (62.35%) Windows
2 92 (22.06%) Unix
3 91 (21.82%) Windows Server
4 83 (19.90%) Windows 7
5 82 (19.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 73 (17.51%) Linux
7 56 (13.43%) Solaris
7 56 (13.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 54 (12.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 38 (9.11%) Windows XP
10 29 (6.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (4.56%) AIX
12 12 (2.88%) Windows 2000
12 12 (2.88%) Windows 8
13 11 (2.64%) HPUX
14 8 (1.92%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (1.68%) Windows 10
15 7 (1.68%) Windows Vista
16 6 (1.44%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (23.50%) ITIL
2 60 (14.39%) Migration
3 30 (7.19%) Change Management
4 28 (6.71%) Project Management
5 27 (6.47%) Service Management
6 26 (6.24%) SIEM
7 24 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (5.52%) Information Security
8 23 (5.52%) Service Delivery
9 21 (5.04%) Cybersecurity
9 21 (5.04%) Mentoring
10 20 (4.80%) Problem Management
10 20 (4.80%) Software Deployment
10 20 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (4.56%) Kalman Filter
11 19 (4.56%) Risk Management
12 16 (3.84%) Root Cause Analysis
13 15 (3.60%) Incident Management
14 14 (3.36%) Application Packaging
14 14 (3.36%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 62 (14.87%) PowerShell
2 34 (8.15%) SQL
3 20 (4.80%) Java
4 17 (4.08%) Perl
5 12 (2.88%) C
6 11 (2.64%) Python
6 11 (2.64%) VBScript
7 8 (1.92%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.96%) AWK
8 4 (0.96%) sed
8 4 (0.96%) VB
9 3 (0.72%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.48%) PHP
10 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (11.99%) Security Cleared
2 47 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (8.63%) SC Cleared
4 30 (7.19%) MCSE
5 23 (5.52%) MCP
6 20 (4.80%) CISSP
7 18 (4.32%) Degree
7 18 (4.32%) MCSA
8 17 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (3.60%) CISM
10 12 (2.88%) BPSS Clearance
10 12 (2.88%) CCNA
11 10 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.44%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.20%) CCAA
13 5 (1.20%) CEH
13 5 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.96%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.96%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.15%) SLA
2 12 (2.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (2.88%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.96%) COBIT
5 3 (0.72%) FIPS 140-2
5 3 (0.72%) QA
6 2 (0.48%) BS25999
6 2 (0.48%) ISO27002
6 2 (0.48%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 153 (36.69%) Active Directory
2 88 (21.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (8.87%) XenApp
4 30 (7.19%) vSphere
5 27 (6.47%) VMware ESX
6 26 (6.24%) XenDesktop
7 18 (4.32%) Hyper-V
8 14 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (3.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 12 (2.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 8 (1.92%) BitLocker
11 8 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (1.92%) NFS
11 8 (1.92%) Veritas File System
11 8 (1.92%) XenServer
12 7 (1.68%) Brightmail
12 7 (1.68%) Terminal Services
13 5 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.96%) Firmware
14 4 (0.96%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 94 (22.54%) Norton AntiVirus
2 74 (17.75%) NetBackup
3 63 (15.11%) SCCM
4 61 (14.63%) Backup Exec
5 44 (10.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 40 (9.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 21 (5.04%) Oracle RMAN
7 21 (5.04%) SCOM
8 17 (4.08%) HP SIM
8 17 (4.08%) WSUS
9 16 (3.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 15 (3.60%) Tivoli
11 14 (3.36%) HP Data Protector
12 11 (2.64%) MIMEsweeper
13 9 (2.16%) Puppet
14 8 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
15 7 (1.68%) Cacti
15 7 (1.68%) Nagios
16 6 (1.44%) BMC PATROL
16 6 (1.44%) Control-M
Vendors
1 193 (46.28%) Microsoft
2 127 (30.46%) VMware
3 88 (21.10%) Cisco
4 83 (19.90%) Citrix
5 81 (19.42%) HP
6 59 (14.15%) Intel Security
7 53 (12.71%) NetApp
8 50 (11.99%) Oracle
9 45 (10.79%) Dell
10 42 (10.07%) Veritas
11 38 (9.11%) IBM
12 31 (7.43%) Red Hat
13 27 (6.47%) EMC
14 22 (5.28%) IronPort
15 20 (4.80%) CheckPoint
16 18 (4.32%) Blue Coat
17 17 (4.08%) ArcSight
17 17 (4.08%) Lotus
18 16 (3.84%) Splunk
19 15 (3.60%) Avaya
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