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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 35 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs citing Symantec 5 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.63% 1.99% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 2.78% 5.19% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 0
Median daily rate £225 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
+68.00% -26.77%
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
180 212 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 58.82% 38.41% 57.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 155 149
Median daily rate £375 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 17 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.79 £42.01 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Burnley - 2 £225 -
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) Backup Exec
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco
4 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 5 (62.50%) Intel Security
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) Veeam
5 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (50.00%) IIS
6 3 (37.50%) CCNA
6 3 (37.50%) Dell
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (37.50%) SAN
6 3 (37.50%) Lotus
6 3 (37.50%) IBM Notes
6 3 (37.50%) MCSE
6 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
6 3 (37.50%) VPN

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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (37.50%) IBM Notes
3 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Skype
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) DECT
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Backup Exec
2 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Intel Security
4 4 (50.00%) Veeam
5 3 (37.50%) Canon
5 3 (37.50%) Dell
5 3 (37.50%) Lotus
6 2 (25.00%) EqualLogic
7 1 (12.50%) HP