The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Hampshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 98 108 93
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing Symantec 14 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.67% 0.53% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 1.03% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 3
Average daily rate £375 £420 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1005 878 962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 48.41% 51.47% 52.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 514 460
Average daily rate £363 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £484 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 92 104
Average hourly rate £28.00 £19.63 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.67% -29.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £11.75 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Symantec
South East

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 18 April 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 18 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
Andover - 3 £375 - 1
Portsmouth -6 2 £175 -
Hook +4 1 £295 -34.07%
Aldershot - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
Gosport - - - -
Southampton - - - - 3
Yateley - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 28 (68.29%) Windows
2 22 (53.66%) Security Cleared
3 21 (51.22%) NetBackup
4 19 (46.34%) VMware
5 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
6 16 (39.02%) SAN
6 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (36.59%) SC Cleared
7 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
7 15 (36.59%) DNS
8 13 (31.71%) ITIL
9 11 (26.83%) AIX
9 11 (26.83%) NetApp
9 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (24.39%) EMC
10 10 (24.39%) McAfee
10 10 (24.39%) Windows XP
10 10 (24.39%) SCCM
11 9 (21.95%) VMware ESX
11 9 (21.95%) HP
11 9 (21.95%) Performance Monitoring
12 8 (19.51%) Cisco
12 8 (19.51%) IBM
12 8 (19.51%) Solaris
12 8 (19.51%) CLARiiON
12 8 (19.51%) Connectrix
12 8 (19.51%) EMC Centera
12 8 (19.51%) EMC TimeFinder
12 8 (19.51%) SRDF
13 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.44%) Quickr
5 1 (2.44%) Lync
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) SAN
2 15 (36.59%) DNS
3 8 (19.51%) Connectrix
4 7 (17.07%) Firewall
4 7 (17.07%) DHCP
5 3 (7.32%) NAS
6 2 (4.88%) WAN
6 2 (4.88%) LAN
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (2.44%) Wireless
7 1 (2.44%) Internet
7 1 (2.44%) X.400
7 1 (2.44%) WLAN
7 1 (2.44%) SMTP
7 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Military
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (14.63%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (14.63%) Administrator
1 6 (14.63%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 6 (14.63%) Backup Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Server Engineer
2 5 (12.20%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.32%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Storage Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Support Technician
5 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (2.44%) IT Support
6 1 (2.44%) Principal Security Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Backup Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) CLARiiON
1 8 (19.51%) EMC Centera
2 7 (17.07%) Replication
3 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.44%) Statistics
4 1 (2.44%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 28 (68.29%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (26.83%) AIX
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (24.39%) Windows XP
5 8 (19.51%) Solaris
6 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.32%) UNIX
7 3 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
3 6 (14.63%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (9.76%) ITIL V3
6 3 (7.32%) Migration
6 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
6 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.44%) Network Management
7 1 (2.44%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.44%) Service Management
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) Korn
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) Security Cleared
2 15 (36.59%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.32%) Degree
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.44%) CCENT
6 1 (2.44%) CCAA
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.44%) CCIE
6 1 (2.44%) CCSP
6 1 (2.44%) MCSE
6 1 (2.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
2 3 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) VMware ESX
3 8 (19.51%) SRDF
4 7 (17.07%) NFS
5 6 (14.63%) vCloud
5 6 (14.63%) XenApp
6 5 (12.20%) DFS Replication
6 5 (12.20%) Hyper-V
7 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (7.32%) vSphere
9 1 (2.44%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (51.22%) NetBackup
2 10 (24.39%) SCCM
3 8 (19.51%) EMC TimeFinder
4 6 (14.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (14.63%) Backup Exec
4 6 (14.63%) SCOM
4 6 (14.63%) HP SIM
4 6 (14.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (12.20%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (12.20%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.44%) MOM
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) VMware
2 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (26.83%) NetApp
4 10 (24.39%) EMC
4 10 (24.39%) McAfee
5 9 (21.95%) HP
6 8 (19.51%) Cisco
6 8 (19.51%) IBM
7 7 (17.07%) Citrix
8 6 (14.63%) Brocade
9 4 (9.76%) Becrypt
10 3 (7.32%) Oracle
11 2 (4.88%) Google
12 1 (2.44%) Trend Micro
12 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
12 1 (2.44%) Juniper
12 1 (2.44%) Lotus
12 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.44%) Dell