The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Gloucestershire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 44 37 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs citing Symantec 1 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.26% 3.60% 3.05%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 7.27% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 24
Average daily rate £328 £450 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.22% +8.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
201 165 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 51.28% 49.55% 48.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 92 237
Average daily rate £360 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £349 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 27
Average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% -24.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £24.80 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Symantec
South West

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Symantec across the Gloucestershire region.

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Gloucestershire region.

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - - - - 1
Cirencester - - - - 2
Symantec
South West

Symantec
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos