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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 107 87 93
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Contract jobs citing Symantec 5 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.24% 0.92% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 1.93% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Average daily rate
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£295 £375 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +114.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.35 £15.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.45% -18.42%
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
987 882 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 48.29% 47.65% 48.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 459 376
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% +3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 45 79
Average hourly rate £31.50 £30.75 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +115.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £55.00 £37.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

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
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 6 March 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
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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
Portsmouth -2 1 - - 1
Aldershot - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (55.00%) HP
5 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (50.00%) SAN
6 10 (50.00%) Citrix
6 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
7 9 (45.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (40.00%) ITIL
8 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
8 8 (40.00%) Backup Exec
9 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (30.00%) Clustering
10 6 (30.00%) Altiris
10 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (30.00%) XenDesktop
10 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
10 6 (30.00%) 3PAR
10 6 (30.00%) SMTP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) IIS
6 2 (10.00%) Lync
7 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (30.00%) SMTP
3 4 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
4 2 (10.00%) Internet
4 2 (10.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) 3G
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) ADSL
5 1 (5.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
1 1 (5.00%) Military
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (25.00%) Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Support Technician
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Build Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Wintel Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Clustering
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 2000
6 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.00%) Solaris
7 1 (5.00%) Linux
7 1 (5.00%) SUSE
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (15.00%) Network Management
3 3 (15.00%) Line Management
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Insight
5 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
2 1 (5.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) vSphere
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.00%) vCloud
6 1 (5.00%) XenApp
6 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 6 (30.00%) ARCserve
4 4 (20.00%) SCCM
5 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (10.00%) SCOM
6 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (5.00%) MOM
7 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
7 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) HP
4 10 (50.00%) Citrix
5 6 (30.00%) CA
5 6 (30.00%) Altiris
5 6 (30.00%) 3PAR
6 3 (15.00%) Becrypt
6 3 (15.00%) Brocade
6 3 (15.00%) EMC
6 3 (15.00%) McAfee
7 2 (10.00%) Veeam
7 2 (10.00%) CommVault
7 2 (10.00%) Dell
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco
7 2 (10.00%) MobileIron
8 1 (5.00%) Acronis
8 1 (5.00%) Lumension
8 1 (5.00%) IBM
8 1 (5.00%) Veritas