The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Glasgow region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 66 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing Symantec 4 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.49% 0.25% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 0.60% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate
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£426 £425 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.17% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.64% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.92 £19.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-23.47% +9.85%
Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
333 335 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.06% 42.62% 38.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 138 151
Average daily rate £324 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.32% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Symantec
Scotland

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 23 July 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (16.67%) SIEM
5 1 (16.67%) Veeam
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) Tcl
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Qualys
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) Meru Networks
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee