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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 52 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.44% 0.89% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 1.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£353 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.94% -2.50%
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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 Gloucestershire region.

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
234 107 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 51.09% 47.77% 38.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 55 94
Average daily rate £375 £310 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £130 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 11
Average hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -49.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £13.25 £12.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £22.40 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (50.00%) Sophos
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Military
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) MOM
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) Altiris

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Sophos
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) Altiris
4 1 (25.00%) Lumension
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco