The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 48 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.55% 1.61% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £330 £489 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.61% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £280 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.21% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.34 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-16.43% +19.66%
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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
151 104 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 41.26% 41.94% 50.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 54 67
Median daily rate £328 £466 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.64% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £522 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chatham - 1 £225 -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) HACMP
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Intel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas
1 1 (33.33%) VMware