The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 49 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Symantec 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.01% 0.84% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 2.41% 1.76% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £500 £381 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +138.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £413 £352
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.64% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £14.35
% change year-on-year
+61.76% +18.50%

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
249 284 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 41.85% 47.65% 57.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 145 178
Median daily rate £350 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £300 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £8.20 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead +4 1 £450 +28.57%
Watford +1 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Symantec
East of England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 5 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (50.00%) Sophos
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Splunk
3 3 (30.00%) SIEM
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) SCCM
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) Sendmail
4 2 (20.00%) Trend Micro
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) VBScript
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) AppSense
4 2 (20.00%) Statistics
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Email Management
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (20.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (30.00%) SCCM
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Sophos
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Splunk
3 2 (20.00%) AppSense
3 2 (20.00%) Trend Micro
4 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto