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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 57 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Symantec 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.68% 0.66% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 1.49% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£310 £350 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -8.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £339 £389
% change year-on-year
+1.10% -12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.63 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -11.42%
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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
278 268 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.93% 44.15% 44.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 124 172
Average daily rate £325 £319 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% -0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Average hourly rate £15.77 £9.50 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.00% -39.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £9.25 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £11.96 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) SAN
3 5 (62.50%) CommVault
3 5 (62.50%) Dell
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (62.50%) Lync
3 5 (62.50%) Office 365
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) NetApp
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) Altiris
7 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
7 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (12.50%) iPhone
7 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Lync
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 5 (62.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) CommVault
3 5 (62.50%) Dell
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Altiris