The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 50 46 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Contract jobs citing Symantec 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.23% 0.51% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 1.00% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £328 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £360
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -13.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.27 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £14.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+40.71% -26.43%
Symantec
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
175 201 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.86% 51.02% 43.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 100 47
Average daily rate £410 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £253 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £13.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £70.00 £21.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 7 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 1 - -
Symantec
South West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Acronis
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Local Government
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Xen
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (25.00%) AppSense
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wyse
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (25.00%) Sophos
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) Xen
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Acronis
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) AppSense
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos
2 1 (25.00%) Wyse
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas