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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 106 101 102
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Symantec 13 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.58% 0.50% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 1.05% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 9
Average daily rate
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£590 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.33% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £255 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £420 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £341 £330
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.30 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.49% -13.50%
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
982 954 942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 43.45% 47.65% 52.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 508 544
Average daily rate £375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £216 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 63 102
Average hourly rate £21.50 £23.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.52% -7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.68 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
Havant -3 8 £433 +3.28%
Portsmouth -4 1 - -
Hook - 1 - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (94.12%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Citrix
3 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
4 9 (52.94%) XenDesktop
5 8 (47.06%) MS Office
6 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (35.29%) HP
7 6 (35.29%) SAN
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (35.29%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (35.29%) SCCM
8 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (29.41%) VMware
8 5 (29.41%) Altiris
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (29.41%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (29.41%) ARCserve
8 5 (29.41%) CA
8 5 (29.41%) SMTP
8 5 (29.41%) DNS
8 5 (29.41%) ITIL
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle
8 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) SMTP
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Customer Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Clustering
3 3 (17.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) Network Management
2 3 (17.65%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) WFM
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) XenDesktop
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) XenApp
3 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
2 5 (29.41%) ARCserve
3 4 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Citrix
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 5 (29.41%) CA
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Altiris
4 4 (23.53%) 3PAR
4 4 (23.53%) IBM
4 4 (23.53%) Sophos
5 3 (17.65%) OpenText
5 3 (17.65%) Ventyx
6 2 (11.76%) MobileIron
6 2 (11.76%) Brocade
7 1 (5.88%) ION Trading
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco