The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 83 75 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Contract jobs citing Symantec 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.99% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £102
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +243.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £351 £315
% change year-on-year
-11.74% +11.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.17 £15.35 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.68% -12.27%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
439 405 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 39.84% 42.01% 45.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 248 158
Average daily rate £363 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 16
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.68 £11.00 £8.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.00 £70.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Symantec also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Symantec.

1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) MS Exchange
2 15 (88.24%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (82.35%) VMware
4 12 (70.59%) VMware ESX
4 12 (70.59%) NetBackup
4 12 (70.59%) SCOM
4 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (64.71%) NAS
5 11 (64.71%) vSphere
5 11 (64.71%) SCCM
5 11 (64.71%) IBM
5 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
5 11 (64.71%) EMC
6 9 (52.94%) Lotus Domino
7 8 (47.06%) Internet
7 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (41.18%) IIS
8 7 (41.18%) Lotus
9 5 (29.41%) Migration
10 2 (11.76%) Google
10 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
10 2 (11.76%) Postini
10 2 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Symantec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Symantec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (88.24%) MS Exchange
1 15 (88.24%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (52.94%) Lotus Domino
3 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (41.18%) IIS
5 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (11.76%) Lync
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) NAS
2 8 (47.06%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) Unified Communications
3 2 (11.76%) S/MIME
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.88%) Law
1 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Administrator
1 7 (41.18%) Exchange Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Information Security
2 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Management
2 1 (5.88%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) MCSA
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) VMware ESX
2 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (64.71%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) NetBackup
1 12 (70.59%) SCOM
2 11 (64.71%) SCCM
3 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
3 2 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (5.88%) WSUS
4 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
3 11 (64.71%) IBM
3 11 (64.71%) EMC
4 7 (41.18%) Lotus
5 2 (11.76%) Google
5 2 (11.76%) Postini
6 1 (5.88%) McAfee
6 1 (5.88%) Sophos