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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 67 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.34% 0.49% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 1.20% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
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 £320 £316 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.18% -9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.13 £14.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+33.32% -26.43%
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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
347 332 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.89% 40.29% 41.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 129 133
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £181 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 9
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £16.15 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £24.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 28 July 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 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) NetBackup
3 10 (58.82%) Backup Exec
4 9 (52.94%) Clustering
4 9 (52.94%) DHCP
4 9 (52.94%) DNS
5 8 (47.06%) SCOM
5 8 (47.06%) Nagios
5 8 (47.06%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (41.18%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (35.29%) Service Management
7 6 (35.29%) ITIL
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (23.53%) EMC
9 4 (23.53%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (23.53%) SLA
9 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
9 4 (23.53%) VMware
10 3 (17.65%) Finance
10 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 3 (17.65%) AIX
10 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
10 3 (17.65%) SAN
10 3 (17.65%) Dell
10 3 (17.65%) PowerShell

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (11.76%) MQSeries
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Lync
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) DNS
1 9 (52.94%) DHCP
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.88%) NAS
3 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Server Support
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Server Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Server Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) AIX
4 2 (11.76%) Solaris
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (41.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 6 (35.29%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
5 2 (11.76%) Time Management
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) NetBackup
2 10 (58.82%) Backup Exec
3 8 (47.06%) Nagios
3 8 (47.06%) SCOM
4 4 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (23.53%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (11.76%) SCCM
6 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) EMC
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Dell
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) CommVault
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee