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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 97 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Contract jobs citing Symantec 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.082% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.20% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £213
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £18.15 £16.38
% change year-on-year
+12.94% +10.83%
Symantec
West Yorkshire

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
575 503 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 42.37% 41.33% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 341 172
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 13
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.86 £11.70 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.40 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Altiris
3 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) MSI
3 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
1 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Altiris
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft