The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 53 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Symantec 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.23% - 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% - 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £120 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £295 £350
% change year-on-year
+22.88% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.21 £20.34 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-25.25% +1.71%
Symantec
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
197 271 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 46.03% 51.23% 46.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 147 161
Median daily rate £400 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £180 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 15 24
Median hourly rate £16.50 £38.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.41% +106.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 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
Basildon - 1 £120 -
Symantec
East of England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 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 Essex region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) QRadar
2 1 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Metasploit

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds