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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank - 42 44
Contract jobs citing Symantec 0 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.37% 2.32%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.17% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £240 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £280 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £31.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £18.15
% change year-on-year
-17.07% +12.94%
Symantec
North West

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
188 189 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.30% 43.05% 40.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 92 109
Median daily rate £375 £301 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.66% +9.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £572 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 31 30
Median hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -43.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £11.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £46.09 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

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 25 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) IronPort
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Brightmail
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) ThinPrint
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenServer
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Compaq

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 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) VoIP
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Messaging Support
2 3 (60.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Server Support
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Support
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Brightmail
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IronPort
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Compaq
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) ThinPrint
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) SAP