The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 111 74 95
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +21
Contract jobs citing Symantec 10 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.46% 1.81% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 0.86% 3.79% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 1
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£355 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
Symantec
South East

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

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1169 819 773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 53.50% 47.81% 50.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 434 357
Average daily rate £350 £363 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 38 88
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
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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
Portsmouth -9 2 £240 -15.78%
Winchester - - - - 1
Aldershot - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 40 (65.57%) Windows
2 36 (59.02%) Active Directory
3 32 (52.46%) Microsoft
4 28 (45.90%) VMware
5 26 (42.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
6 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (37.70%) Citrix
8 22 (36.07%) MS Exchange
9 21 (34.43%) SAN
10 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
10 16 (26.23%) ITIL
10 16 (26.23%) Backup Exec
10 16 (26.23%) SCCM
10 16 (26.23%) SC Cleared
11 15 (24.59%) HP
11 15 (24.59%) NetBackup
12 14 (22.95%) Norton AntiVirus
13 13 (21.31%) Firewall
13 13 (21.31%) Clustering
13 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (19.67%) SharePoint
14 12 (19.67%) 3PAR
15 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (16.39%) Windows 7
16 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (14.75%) Windows 2000
17 9 (14.75%) MCSE

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 22 (36.07%) MS Exchange
2 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (19.67%) SharePoint
4 9 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (9.84%) IIS
6 6 (9.84%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (8.20%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 21 (34.43%) SAN
2 13 (21.31%) Firewall
3 9 (14.75%) DHCP
3 9 (14.75%) DNS
4 8 (13.11%) Internet
5 6 (9.84%) SMTP
6 5 (8.20%) LAN
7 4 (6.56%) Network Security
8 2 (3.28%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.64%) Connectrix
9 1 (1.64%) 3G
9 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.64%) WAN
9 1 (1.64%) ADSL
9 1 (1.64%) Broadband
9 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Back Office
3 2 (3.28%) Legal
3 2 (3.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Administrator
2 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Consultant
2 9 (14.75%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (8.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) Storage Administrator
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (4.92%) Support Technician
5 3 (4.92%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (4.92%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Build Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 2 (3.28%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.28%) Wintel Specialist
6 2 (3.28%) Support Specialist
6 2 (3.28%) Designer
6 2 (3.28%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Middleware
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Clustering
2 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.20%) Blackberry
3 5 (8.20%) Replication
4 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.64%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.64%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 40 (65.57%) Windows
2 26 (42.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (16.39%) Windows 7
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (14.75%) Windows 2000
6 6 (9.84%) Linux
7 5 (8.20%) Windows XP
8 4 (6.56%) UNIX
8 4 (6.56%) AIX
8 4 (6.56%) Solaris
9 3 (4.92%) SUSE
9 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.64%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) ITIL
2 9 (14.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (13.11%) Service Delivery
4 7 (11.48%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (11.48%) Migration
5 6 (9.84%) Project Management
6 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.56%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (6.56%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.56%) Network Management
6 4 (6.56%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (4.92%) Line Management
7 3 (4.92%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.92%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.28%) Information Security
8 2 (3.28%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.28%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.28%) Customer Insight
8 2 (3.28%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
2 3 (4.92%) Korn
2 3 (4.92%) Perl
3 2 (3.28%) VBScript
3 2 (3.28%) VB
4 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Security Cleared
2 16 (26.23%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (14.75%) MCSE
5 5 (8.20%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) MCP
6 1 (1.64%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (59.02%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.75%) VMware ESX
4 8 (13.11%) vSphere
5 6 (9.84%) XenDesktop
6 5 (8.20%) vCloud
7 4 (6.56%) Hyper-V
8 2 (3.28%) XenApp
8 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.28%) Brightmail
9 1 (1.64%) NFS
9 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.64%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 16 (26.23%) Backup Exec
1 16 (26.23%) SCCM
2 15 (24.59%) NetBackup
3 14 (22.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (9.84%) ARCserve
4 6 (9.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (6.56%) MOM
7 3 (4.92%) SCOM
7 3 (4.92%) HP SIM
7 3 (4.92%) Puppet
8 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (1.64%) EMC TimeFinder
9 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 32 (52.46%) Microsoft
2 28 (45.90%) VMware
3 23 (37.70%) Citrix
4 15 (24.59%) HP
5 12 (19.67%) 3PAR
6 9 (14.75%) Cisco
7 7 (11.48%) Veritas
7 7 (11.48%) EMC
7 7 (11.48%) Brocade
8 6 (9.84%) Altiris
8 6 (9.84%) CA
9 5 (8.20%) Sophos
9 5 (8.20%) Acronis
10 4 (6.56%) Lumension
10 4 (6.56%) Intel
10 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
10 4 (6.56%) Remedy
11 3 (4.92%) McAfee
11 3 (4.92%) CommVault
11 3 (4.92%) IBM