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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 71 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing Symantec 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.46% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.35% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£426 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-14.65% -
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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
432 284 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 49.48% 42.90% 42.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 147 189
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £9.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 September 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) EMC
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Juniper
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 1 (14.29%) AIX
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
2 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
2 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Software Distribution
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) Tcl
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) Altiris
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) Meru Networks
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco