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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
UK / England
Rank 400 419 388
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -31
Contract jobs citing Symantec 175 172 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.38% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.88% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 103 106
Median daily rate £380 £353 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.80% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £125 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £353 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.83% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 20
Median hourly rate £26.25 £26.00 £16.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% +54.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £60.95 £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £27.63 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.74% +84.16%

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
18799 19607 21111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.33% 42.94% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11626 11662 12660
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 665 800 946
Median hourly rate £19.63 £22.50 £17.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% +29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -33 60 £425 +11.84% 15
South East +37 53 £366 -1.01% 7
South West +17 14 £313 +155.10% 1
East of England -1 12 £550 +46.66% 2
East Midlands +17 10 £330 -
Yorkshire +13 8 £450 +4.34%
West Midlands -1 8 £450 +275.00% 2
North West +19 5 £321 -17.09% 3
North East -16 5 £365 +138.56% 1
Midlands - 1 £475 -
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 England region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 225 (65.03%) Windows
2 182 (52.60%) Active Directory
3 160 (46.24%) Microsoft
4 142 (41.04%) VMware
5 122 (35.26%) Windows Server
6 109 (31.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 106 (30.64%) Cisco
8 91 (26.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 85 (24.57%) DNS
10 81 (23.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 80 (23.12%) HP
11 80 (23.12%) SCCM
12 77 (22.25%) ITIL
12 77 (22.25%) MS Exchange
12 77 (22.25%) Finance
12 77 (22.25%) Norton AntiVirus
13 69 (19.94%) NetBackup
13 69 (19.94%) SAN
14 68 (19.65%) Linux
15 65 (18.79%) Firewall
16 63 (18.21%) Unix
17 62 (17.92%) Windows Server 2003
18 57 (16.47%) DHCP
19 51 (14.74%) Windows 7
19 51 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2010
20 49 (14.16%) Citrix
21 48 (13.87%) Skype for Business
22 47 (13.58%) MS Office
23 46 (13.29%) Intel Security
23 46 (13.29%) PowerShell

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 77 (22.25%) MS Exchange
2 51 (14.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (13.87%) Skype for Business
4 27 (7.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 24 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (5.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (3.18%) IIS
9 8 (2.31%) Apache
9 8 (2.31%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.31%) WebLogic
10 7 (2.02%) Drupal
11 6 (1.73%) iPlanet
11 6 (1.73%) Office Communications Server
11 6 (1.73%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.16%) IBM Notes
12 4 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (0.87%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.58%) CMS
14 2 (0.58%) JBoss
Applications
1 47 (13.58%) MS Office
2 31 (8.96%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.58%) Relativity
3 2 (0.58%) Ringtail
3 2 (0.58%) Veritas eDiscovery
4 1 (0.29%) assyst
4 1 (0.29%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.09%) Office 365
2 12 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.89%) IaaS
4 9 (2.60%) G Suite
5 8 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.73%) Mimecast
7 5 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.29%) iTunes
8 1 (0.29%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.29%) PaaS
8 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (24.57%) DNS
2 69 (19.94%) SAN
3 65 (18.79%) Firewall
4 57 (16.47%) DHCP
5 41 (11.85%) LAN
5 41 (11.85%) VPN
6 40 (11.56%) TCP/IP
7 33 (9.54%) WAN
8 29 (8.38%) Internet
9 28 (8.09%) NAS
10 26 (7.51%) Cisco ASA
11 25 (7.23%) Wireless
12 23 (6.65%) SSL
13 21 (6.07%) Cisco IOS
14 19 (5.49%) iSCSI
14 19 (5.49%) SMTP
15 16 (4.62%) Skype
16 15 (4.34%) Network Security
17 14 (4.05%) FTP
18 12 (3.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.85%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (2.89%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.16%) DB2
5 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.87%) MySQL
6 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.58%) EDRMS
7 2 (0.58%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.58%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (0.58%) MarkLogic
7 2 (0.58%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.58%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.29%) Power BI
8 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.29%) MSI
General
1 77 (22.25%) Finance
2 27 (7.80%) Banking
3 15 (4.34%) Legal
4 14 (4.05%) Law
5 10 (2.89%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.60%) Electronics
7 8 (2.31%) Games
8 6 (1.73%) Back Office
8 6 (1.73%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.45%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.45%) Marketing
10 3 (0.87%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.87%) Local Government
10 3 (0.87%) Retail
11 2 (0.58%) Advertising
12 1 (0.29%) Billing
12 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (14.74%) Analyst
2 41 (11.85%) Administrator
2 41 (11.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 36 (10.40%) Consultant
4 32 (9.25%) Architect
5 25 (7.23%) Systems Administrator
6 19 (5.49%) Support Engineer
7 15 (4.34%) Unix Administrator
7 15 (4.34%) Windows Engineer
8 14 (4.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 14 (4.05%) Information Security Specialist
8 14 (4.05%) Information Specialist
8 14 (4.05%) IT Engineer
8 14 (4.05%) Security Specialist
8 14 (4.05%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 13 (3.76%) Security Analyst
10 12 (3.47%) Desktop Support
10 12 (3.47%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (3.47%) VMware Engineer
11 11 (3.18%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.20%) 802.1X
2 12 (3.47%) SailPoint
3 11 (3.18%) .NET
4 9 (2.60%) Middleware
4 9 (2.60%) SAML
5 6 (1.73%) J2EE
6 5 (1.45%) ADSI
6 5 (1.45%) JSP
7 4 (1.16%) ADO
7 4 (1.16%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 4 (1.16%) Regular Expression
7 4 (1.16%) Web Services
7 4 (1.16%) XML
8 2 (0.58%) JSON
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (0.58%) REST
8 2 (0.58%) VML
9 1 (0.29%) EJB
9 1 (0.29%) HTML
9 1 (0.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.14%) Data Centre
2 33 (9.54%) Clustering
3 28 (8.09%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.20%) Blackberry
5 17 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.76%) Fat Client
6 13 (3.76%) Thin Client
7 11 (3.18%) CMDB
7 11 (3.18%) EMC VNX
7 11 (3.18%) PKI
8 10 (2.89%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (2.31%) Computer Science
10 7 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.73%) Cloud Native
11 6 (1.73%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.73%) Replication
11 6 (1.73%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.45%) HP Storage
12 5 (1.45%) HP StoreVirtual
12 5 (1.45%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 225 (65.03%) Windows
2 122 (35.26%) Windows Server
3 91 (26.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 81 (23.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 68 (19.65%) Linux
6 63 (18.21%) Unix
7 62 (17.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 51 (14.74%) Windows 7
9 32 (9.25%) Solaris
10 29 (8.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (7.80%) Windows 10
12 25 (7.23%) Android
13 18 (5.20%) Windows 8
14 13 (3.76%) Mac OS X
15 12 (3.47%) Windows XP
16 11 (3.18%) Apple iOS
17 9 (2.60%) AIX
18 7 (2.02%) Ubuntu
19 5 (1.45%) CentOS
20 3 (0.87%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (22.25%) ITIL
2 42 (12.14%) Information Security
3 32 (9.25%) SIEM
4 31 (8.96%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 31 (8.96%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 25 (7.23%) Data Loss Prevention
6 22 (6.36%) Incident Management
6 22 (6.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 21 (6.07%) Migration
7 21 (6.07%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 18 (5.20%) Mobile Device Management
9 17 (4.91%) Problem Management
10 16 (4.62%) High Availability
10 16 (4.62%) Performance Management
10 16 (4.62%) Project Management
10 16 (4.62%) Risk Management
10 16 (4.62%) Service Delivery
10 16 (4.62%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 15 (4.34%) Change Control
11 15 (4.34%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (13.29%) PowerShell
2 31 (8.96%) SQL
3 13 (3.76%) Python
3 13 (3.76%) VB
4 11 (3.18%) Bash Shell
5 10 (2.89%) Java
6 7 (2.02%) Perl
7 5 (1.45%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.45%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.45%) VBScript
8 4 (1.16%) AWK
8 4 (1.16%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.58%) VBA
10 1 (0.29%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (12.14%) Security Cleared
2 38 (10.98%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (5.49%) Degree
5 16 (4.62%) MCSE
6 12 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (2.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (1.73%) CCNA
8 6 (1.73%) CISSP
8 6 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.16%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.16%) RHCE
10 3 (0.87%) CISM
10 3 (0.87%) MCSA
10 3 (0.87%) MCTS
10 3 (0.87%) VCAP
11 2 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.58%) CISA
11 2 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.58%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.78%) SLA
2 11 (3.18%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.73%) JSP 440
5 5 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.58%) COBIT
7 2 (0.58%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
8 1 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 182 (52.60%) Active Directory
2 109 (31.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (12.43%) VMware ESX
4 38 (10.98%) XenApp
5 26 (7.51%) XenDesktop
6 23 (6.65%) BitLocker
6 23 (6.65%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (6.07%) Hyper-V
8 17 (4.91%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (4.91%) vSphere
9 16 (4.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 10 (2.89%) Veritas File System
11 9 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (2.02%) Firmware
12 7 (2.02%) Virtual Desktop
12 7 (2.02%) Xen
13 5 (1.45%) NFS
13 5 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (1.16%) DFS Replication
14 4 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 80 (23.12%) SCCM
2 77 (22.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 69 (19.94%) NetBackup
4 44 (12.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 41 (11.85%) Backup Exec
6 34 (9.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 33 (9.54%) WSUS
8 19 (5.49%) SCOM
9 15 (4.34%) AirWatch
10 13 (3.76%) HP Data Protector
10 13 (3.76%) Nexpose
11 9 (2.60%) EMC NetWorker
11 9 (2.60%) Microsoft Clustering
11 9 (2.60%) MIMEsweeper
11 9 (2.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 8 (2.31%) vRealize
13 7 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
14 6 (1.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 6 (1.73%) OpenView
14 6 (1.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 160 (46.24%) Microsoft
2 142 (41.04%) VMware
3 106 (30.64%) Cisco
4 80 (23.12%) HP
5 49 (14.16%) Citrix
6 46 (13.29%) Intel Security
7 42 (12.14%) Dell
8 34 (9.83%) Red Hat
9 32 (9.25%) Veritas
10 30 (8.67%) CheckPoint
10 30 (8.67%) Oracle
11 29 (8.38%) Splunk
12 28 (8.09%) NetApp
13 26 (7.51%) EMC
14 24 (6.94%) F5
15 23 (6.65%) CA
16 22 (6.36%) Juniper
17 21 (6.07%) Veeam
18 20 (5.78%) ArcSight
18 20 (5.78%) Blue Coat
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Linkpoint Resources
Rate: From £20 to £28 per hour 4 Months +
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago