The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 68 75 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.33% 0.46% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.97% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate
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£119 £426 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.04% +0.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+32.81% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.07 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-15.05% -13.56%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
380 414 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.35% 47.97% 40.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 177 137
Average daily rate £350 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £214 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £20.75 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Symantec also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Symantec.

1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) NetBackup
3 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Clustering
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) SLA
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) EMC
3 4 (36.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
4 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 3 (27.27%) Nagios
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) AIX
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (27.27%) SCOM
4 3 (27.27%) Dell
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Symantec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Symantec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (18.18%) MQSeries
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Lync
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
3 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) NetBackup
2 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
2 4 (36.36%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (36.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (27.27%) SCOM
3 3 (27.27%) Nagios
4 2 (18.18%) SCCM
5 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) EMC
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) CommVault
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) McAfee