The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
North West / Lancashire
Rank 36 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.17% 1.12% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 2.73% 2.28% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £263 £261 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.47% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £14.17
% change year-on-year
+61.76% +19.95%

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
110 219 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 42.80% 48.99% 45.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 135 113
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 49 13
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.50 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% +15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £15.19 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.33 £52.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Intel Security
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (50.00%) EqualLogic
4 3 (50.00%) Veeam
4 3 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Canon
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) SCOM
4 3 (50.00%) Time Management
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 6 (100.00%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Server Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) ERP
4 2 (33.33%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
2 3 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Intel Security
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Canon
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (50.00%) Veeam
4 2 (33.33%) Kaseya
4 2 (33.33%) Kaspersky
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds