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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 59 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Symantec 7 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.06% 1.58% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 2.20% 3.84% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 0
Average daily rate £130 £128 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £298 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.21 £20.19 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-24.67% +0.62%
Symantec
Scotland

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
318 365 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.96% 41.24% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 220 146
Average daily rate £343 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 20 7
Average hourly rate - £28.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016, 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 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Backup Exec
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) SCOM
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Law
3 3 (33.33%) Clustering
3 3 (33.33%) Nagios
3 3 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 3 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Veeam
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (11.11%) QRadar
5 1 (11.11%) SANS
5 1 (11.11%) Data Enrichment
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
5 1 (11.11%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Web Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Web Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Splunk Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Data Enrichment
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM
2 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) SANS
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Backup Exec
2 3 (33.33%) Nagios
2 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 3 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (11.11%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (11.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Forcepoint
1 3 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 2 (22.22%) Veeam
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) ArcSight
3 1 (11.11%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) MapR
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Splunk