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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 60 62 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing Symantec 11 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.26% 0.58% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 3.18% 1.39% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate
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£143 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £18.15 £16.38
% change year-on-year
+12.94% +10.83%
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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
346 288 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.72% 41.44% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 138 203
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £165 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 10
Average hourly rate £20.69 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £24.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) NetBackup
3 9 (45.00%) Backup Exec
4 8 (40.00%) Clustering
4 8 (40.00%) DNS
4 8 (40.00%) DHCP
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 7 (35.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (35.00%) SCOM
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (35.00%) SAN
5 7 (35.00%) Nagios
5 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) Service Management
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) Dell
6 6 (30.00%) EMC
6 6 (30.00%) SCCM
6 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (25.00%) Office 365
7 5 (25.00%) Lync
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (25.00%) HP
7 5 (25.00%) CommVault
7 5 (25.00%) SLA
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (25.00%) Lync
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) DNS
1 8 (40.00%) DHCP
2 7 (35.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Consultant
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Server Support
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Deskside Support
4 1 (5.00%) Deskside Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Server Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) PDA
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.00%) AIX
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (30.00%) Service Management
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) NetBackup
2 9 (45.00%) Backup Exec
3 8 (40.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (35.00%) SCOM
4 7 (35.00%) Nagios
5 6 (30.00%) SCCM
6 5 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Dell
3 6 (30.00%) EMC
4 5 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) CommVault
5 4 (20.00%) NetApp
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) McAfee
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat