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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 392 304 320
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +16
Contract jobs citing Symantec 244 363 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.70% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 1.59% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 213 155
Median daily rate £360 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £167 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £309 £316
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 31 22
Median hourly rate £20.60 £21.55 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.39% +39.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £12.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £26.50 £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.60 £21.55 £14.92
% change year-on-year
-4.39% +44.41%
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
22357 22849 21863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.82% 44.28% 44.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13907 13748 12357
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 £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 746 999 997
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +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 25 July 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 July 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 July 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 -40 89 £425 +7.45% 10
South East -38 46 £325 -23.52% 9
North East -13 38 £230 -14.41%
North West -21 20 £500 +21.21% 1
West Midlands -19 15 £325 +38.29% 4
Yorkshire +3 14 £325 +8.33% 4
South West -4 11 £375 +15.38% 2
East Midlands +1 7 £400 +23.07%
East of England -46 4 - - 3
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 335 (68.09%) Windows
2 229 (46.54%) Microsoft
3 201 (40.85%) Active Directory
4 160 (32.52%) VMware
5 136 (27.64%) Windows Server
6 133 (27.03%) ITIL
7 128 (26.02%) Unix
8 125 (25.41%) NetBackup
9 117 (23.78%) MS Exchange
10 113 (22.97%) HP
11 110 (22.36%) DNS
12 105 (21.34%) VMware Infrastructure
13 104 (21.14%) Citrix
14 101 (20.53%) Linux
15 99 (20.12%) Finance
16 98 (19.92%) Norton AntiVirus
17 94 (19.11%) Cisco
17 94 (19.11%) Windows Server 2008
18 91 (18.50%) SCCM
18 91 (18.50%) Solaris
19 90 (18.29%) NetApp
20 87 (17.68%) SAN
21 84 (17.07%) Windows 7
22 78 (15.85%) Backup Exec
23 74 (15.04%) PowerShell
24 72 (14.63%) Intel Security
25 68 (13.82%) DHCP
26 64 (13.01%) MS Office
26 64 (13.01%) Oracle
26 64 (13.01%) 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
1 117 (23.78%) MS Exchange
2 51 (10.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (9.76%) Skype for Business
4 43 (8.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 41 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 26 (5.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 24 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (2.03%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.83%) IBM Notes
10 9 (1.83%) IIS
10 9 (1.83%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (1.42%) Apache
12 7 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.02%) IBM Domino
13 5 (1.02%) JBoss
14 4 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.61%) iPlanet
15 3 (0.61%) MQSeries
Applications
1 64 (13.01%) MS Office
2 60 (12.20%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.03%) MS Project
4 4 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.44%) Faxination
2 1 (0.20%) assyst
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Eikon
2 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 37 (7.52%) Office 365
2 23 (4.67%) Mimecast
3 14 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.83%) Google Apps
6 6 (1.22%) SaaS
7 5 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.20%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.20%) IaaS
8 1 (0.20%) iTunes
8 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (22.36%) DNS
2 87 (17.68%) SAN
3 68 (13.82%) DHCP
4 62 (12.60%) TCP/IP
5 60 (12.20%) Firewall
6 47 (9.55%) NAS
7 46 (9.35%) Network Security
8 40 (8.13%) WAN
9 35 (7.11%) LAN
10 26 (5.28%) Wireless
11 25 (5.08%) iSCSI
12 24 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
13 23 (4.67%) Internet
14 22 (4.47%) VoIP
15 18 (3.66%) SSL
16 17 (3.46%) Cisco ASA
17 16 (3.25%) VPN
18 14 (2.85%) Intrusion Detection
19 11 (2.24%) MPLS
20 9 (1.83%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (9.55%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (2.85%) Oracle Database
3 14 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (2.44%) MySQL
6 5 (1.02%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (0.61%) DB2
8 2 (0.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.41%) NonStop SQL
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.41%) Power BI
8 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.20%) Big Data
9 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.20%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.20%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (1.42%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.02%) InstallShield
2 5 (1.02%) JIRA
2 5 (1.02%) MSI
2 5 (1.02%) WinDbg
3 3 (0.61%) Subversion
4 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.20%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.20%) Hudson
5 1 (0.20%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 99 (20.12%) Finance
2 38 (7.72%) Banking
3 20 (4.07%) Legal
4 13 (2.64%) Back Office
4 13 (2.64%) Law
5 11 (2.24%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.63%) Retail
7 6 (1.22%) Advertising
7 6 (1.22%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.22%) Games
8 4 (0.81%) International Banking
9 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.41%) Military
11 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
11 1 (0.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (16.26%) Analyst
2 50 (10.16%) Administrator
3 48 (9.76%) Support Engineer
4 45 (9.15%) Architect
5 40 (8.13%) Systems Administrator
6 37 (7.52%) Consultant
7 30 (6.10%) Desktop Engineer
8 29 (5.89%) Windows Engineer
9 26 (5.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 25 (5.08%) Backup Engineer
10 25 (5.08%) Security Engineer
11 22 (4.47%) Desktop Support
11 22 (4.47%) Security Architect
12 20 (4.07%) Server Engineer
13 19 (3.86%) Storage Engineer
13 19 (3.86%) Support Analyst
14 18 (3.66%) Security Consultant
14 18 (3.66%) Unix Administrator
14 18 (3.66%) Unix Systems Administrator
15 17 (3.46%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.24%) 802.1X
2 6 (1.22%) JSON
2 6 (1.22%) Middleware
2 6 (1.22%) REST
2 6 (1.22%) XML
3 5 (1.02%) .NET
3 5 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (1.02%) RFC 822
4 4 (0.81%) Web Services
5 3 (0.61%) J2EE
5 3 (0.61%) JSP
5 3 (0.61%) LAMP
5 3 (0.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (0.61%) SAML
6 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.41%) CSS
6 2 (0.41%) HTML
7 1 (0.20%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.20%) CGI
7 1 (0.20%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.74%) Blackberry
1 43 (8.74%) Data Centre
2 35 (7.11%) Clustering
3 27 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 24 (4.88%) PKI
5 17 (3.46%) EMC VNX
6 15 (3.05%) CLARiiON
6 15 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.05%) Replication
7 14 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (2.85%) Enterprise Storage
8 10 (2.03%) Device Driver
8 10 (2.03%) Virtual Team
9 9 (1.83%) AS400
9 9 (1.83%) Freedom of Information
9 9 (1.83%) Freedom of Information Act
9 9 (1.83%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.83%) Security Operations Centre
10 8 (1.63%) HP Storage
10 8 (1.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 335 (68.09%) Windows
2 136 (27.64%) Windows Server
3 128 (26.02%) Unix
4 101 (20.53%) Linux
5 94 (19.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 91 (18.50%) Solaris
7 84 (17.07%) Windows 7
8 59 (11.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 56 (11.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 38 (7.72%) AIX
11 31 (6.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 26 (5.28%) Apple iOS
13 25 (5.08%) Android
13 25 (5.08%) Windows XP
14 24 (4.88%) HPUX
15 20 (4.07%) Windows 8
16 17 (3.46%) Windows 10
17 15 (3.05%) Mac OS X
18 12 (2.44%) Data ONTAP
18 12 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (27.03%) ITIL
2 50 (10.16%) Migration
3 39 (7.93%) Change Management
3 39 (7.93%) Project Management
4 35 (7.11%) Service Delivery
5 31 (6.30%) Release Management
5 31 (6.30%) Root Cause Analysis
6 30 (6.10%) Service Management
7 29 (5.89%) Problem Management
8 28 (5.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 28 (5.69%) Information Security
9 27 (5.49%) SIEM
10 24 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (4.47%) PRINCE2
12 21 (4.27%) Risk Management
12 21 (4.27%) Software Deployment
13 19 (3.86%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (3.86%) Mentoring
14 18 (3.66%) Cybersecurity
14 18 (3.66%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 74 (15.04%) PowerShell
2 43 (8.74%) SQL
3 19 (3.86%) Python
4 18 (3.66%) Perl
5 15 (3.05%) VBScript
6 13 (2.64%) Bash Shell
7 11 (2.24%) Java
8 10 (2.03%) C
9 5 (1.02%) Korn
10 3 (0.61%) C#
10 3 (0.61%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.41%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.41%) PHP
11 2 (0.41%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (13.01%) Security Cleared
2 46 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (8.74%) SC Cleared
4 29 (5.89%) MCSE
5 28 (5.69%) Degree
6 22 (4.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 21 (4.27%) MCSA
8 19 (3.86%) CISSP
9 16 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (3.25%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (3.05%) CISM
11 13 (2.64%) DV Cleared
12 12 (2.44%) MCP
12 12 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (2.03%) CCNA
14 9 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (1.02%) CCAA
16 5 (1.02%) DBS Check
17 4 (0.81%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 19 (3.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (3.66%) SLA
4 17 (3.46%) PCI DSS
5 12 (2.44%) COBIT
6 10 (2.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (1.83%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.61%) FIPS 140-2
8 3 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 201 (40.85%) Active Directory
2 105 (21.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (10.16%) XenApp
4 47 (9.55%) vSphere
5 28 (5.69%) VMware ESX
6 25 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
6 25 (5.08%) XenDesktop
7 23 (4.67%) Hyper-V
8 19 (3.86%) BitLocker
9 17 (3.46%) Virtual Machines
10 14 (2.85%) NFS
10 14 (2.85%) Virtual Servers
11 13 (2.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 10 (2.03%) Terminal Services
13 9 (1.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 8 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (1.63%) UAG
15 6 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (1.22%) Xen
15 6 (1.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 125 (25.41%) NetBackup
2 98 (19.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 91 (18.50%) SCCM
4 78 (15.85%) Backup Exec
5 55 (11.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 47 (9.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 45 (9.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 39 (7.93%) SCOM
9 30 (6.10%) HP Data Protector
10 29 (5.89%) Oracle RMAN
10 29 (5.89%) Tivoli
11 26 (5.28%) WSUS
12 18 (3.66%) Microsoft Clustering
13 14 (2.85%) HP SIM
14 12 (2.44%) MIMEsweeper
15 11 (2.24%) Casper Suite
16 10 (2.03%) EMC NetWorker
17 9 (1.83%) vRealize
18 8 (1.63%) IBM BigFix
18 8 (1.63%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 229 (46.54%) Microsoft
2 160 (32.52%) VMware
3 113 (22.97%) HP
4 104 (21.14%) Citrix
5 94 (19.11%) Cisco
6 90 (18.29%) NetApp
7 72 (14.63%) Intel Security
8 64 (13.01%) Oracle
9 53 (10.77%) Veritas
10 51 (10.37%) EMC
11 42 (8.54%) IBM
12 39 (7.93%) Dell
13 35 (7.11%) Red Hat
14 29 (5.89%) Blue Coat
15 28 (5.69%) Apple
16 27 (5.49%) IronPort
17 26 (5.28%) Splunk
18 22 (4.47%) Lumension
19 21 (4.27%) Brocade
20 19 (3.86%) CheckPoint
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