The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 369 320 309
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -11
Contract jobs citing Symantec 57 107 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.47% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 1.17% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 65 79
Median daily rate £425 £380 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +38.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £144 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 5
Median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £136.30 £53.60 £22.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+44.82% -12.12%
Symantec
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9209 9128 10570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.11% 40.33% 44.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6117 6042 7224
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 160 264
Median hourly rate £19.75 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +11.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.27 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in London

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in London

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the London region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in London

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in London

Symantec
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the London region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Symantec Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the London region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
City of London -6 14 £468 +16.87% 4
Harrow -5 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 London region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 106 (66.67%) Windows
2 85 (53.46%) Active Directory
3 81 (50.94%) Microsoft
4 57 (35.85%) Windows Server
5 56 (35.22%) HP
6 54 (33.96%) MS Exchange
7 51 (32.08%) VMware
8 47 (29.56%) SAN
9 46 (28.93%) ITIL
10 42 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 41 (25.79%) DNS
12 39 (24.53%) Finance
13 38 (23.90%) Linux
13 38 (23.90%) Citrix
14 35 (22.01%) SCCM
14 35 (22.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 32 (20.13%) PowerShell
16 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2012
16 31 (19.50%) Dell
16 31 (19.50%) Cisco
17 29 (18.24%) Exchange Server 2010
18 28 (17.61%) Android
18 28 (17.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 27 (16.98%) XenApp
19 27 (16.98%) Windows 7
19 27 (16.98%) Apple iOS
20 26 (16.35%) Clustering
21 24 (15.09%) Blackberry
21 24 (15.09%) NetApp
22 22 (13.84%) VMware ESXi

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 54 (33.96%) MS Exchange
2 29 (18.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (17.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 17 (10.69%) Skype for Business
5 12 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (5.03%) Apache
7 8 (5.03%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (3.77%) IIS
9 5 (3.14%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.26%) CMS
11 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.26%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.63%) iPlanet
12 1 (0.63%) JBoss
12 1 (0.63%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.63%) SAS
12 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 21 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.81%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Project
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (7.55%) Faxination
2 2 (1.26%) Relativity
2 2 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.26%) Ringtail
2 2 (1.26%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 1 (0.63%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.95%) Office 365
2 15 (9.43%) Mimecast
3 12 (7.55%) G Suite
4 8 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (1.89%) IaaS
8 2 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.26%) PaaS
9 1 (0.63%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (29.56%) SAN
2 41 (25.79%) DNS
3 19 (11.95%) DHCP
4 18 (11.32%) Firewall
4 18 (11.32%) NAS
5 14 (8.81%) iSCSI
6 12 (7.55%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (7.55%) TCP/IP
7 10 (6.29%) Internet
8 9 (5.66%) VPN
8 9 (5.66%) Wireless
9 8 (5.03%) SSL
9 8 (5.03%) VLAN
10 7 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (4.40%) LDAP
11 6 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (3.77%) LAN
11 6 (3.77%) MPLS
12 5 (3.14%) Network Security
12 5 (3.14%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.52%) MySQL
4 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.26%) DB2
5 2 (1.26%) EDRMS
5 2 (1.26%) MarkLogic
5 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.63%) Power BI
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.26%) JIRA
3 1 (0.63%) Fiddler
General
1 39 (24.53%) Finance
2 20 (12.58%) Banking
3 11 (6.92%) Law
4 8 (5.03%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.14%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.14%) Games
5 5 (3.14%) Legal
5 5 (3.14%) Retail
6 3 (1.89%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) International Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (15.72%) Architect
2 23 (14.47%) Analyst
3 22 (13.84%) Administrator
4 17 (10.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (8.81%) Consultant
6 13 (8.18%) Design Engineer
7 12 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (6.92%) Server Engineer
8 11 (6.92%) Windows Engineer
9 10 (6.29%) Security Analyst
10 9 (5.66%) Security Architect
11 8 (5.03%) Business Analyst
11 8 (5.03%) Desktop Support
11 8 (5.03%) IT Analyst
11 8 (5.03%) IT Security Analyst
12 7 (4.40%) Banking Analyst
12 7 (4.40%) Business IT Analyst
12 7 (4.40%) IT Business Analyst
12 7 (4.40%) SIEM Analyst
12 7 (4.40%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.77%) XML
2 4 (2.52%) JSON
2 4 (2.52%) Middleware
2 4 (2.52%) Regular Expression
2 4 (2.52%) REST
3 2 (1.26%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.26%) SAML
4 1 (0.63%) .NET
4 1 (0.63%) EJB
4 1 (0.63%) J2EE
4 1 (0.63%) JSP
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.63%) WAP
4 1 (0.63%) Web Services
4 1 (0.63%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.35%) Clustering
2 24 (15.09%) Blackberry
3 18 (11.32%) Management Information System
4 16 (10.06%) Data Centre
5 12 (7.55%) CLARiiON
6 11 (6.92%) Cloud Native
7 9 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (5.66%) Computer Science
7 9 (5.66%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.52%) BYOD
8 4 (2.52%) EMC VNX
8 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.89%) PKI
9 3 (1.89%) Replication
9 3 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.26%) CMDB
10 2 (1.26%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.26%) Fintech
11 1 (0.63%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 106 (66.67%) Windows
2 57 (35.85%) Windows Server
3 38 (23.90%) Linux
4 31 (19.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (17.61%) Android
6 27 (16.98%) Apple iOS
6 27 (16.98%) Windows 7
7 20 (12.58%) Mac OS X
7 20 (12.58%) Unix
7 20 (12.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (11.95%) Windows 10
9 15 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (9.43%) Windows 8
10 13 (8.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (7.55%) Windows Mobile
12 10 (6.29%) Ubuntu
13 7 (4.40%) CentOS
13 7 (4.40%) Solaris
14 6 (3.77%) Windows XP
15 3 (1.89%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.93%) ITIL
2 21 (13.21%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 18 (11.32%) Information Security
4 16 (10.06%) SIEM
5 15 (9.43%) Data Loss Prevention
5 15 (9.43%) Patch Management
6 14 (8.81%) Infrastructure Management
7 12 (7.55%) Software Distribution
7 12 (7.55%) Use Case
8 11 (6.92%) PRINCE2
8 11 (6.92%) Project Management
8 11 (6.92%) Service Management
8 11 (6.92%) Time Management
8 11 (6.92%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (5.66%) Configuration Management
10 8 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (5.03%) Migration
10 8 (5.03%) Service Design
11 7 (4.40%) Mentoring
12 6 (3.77%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 32 (20.13%) PowerShell
2 20 (12.58%) Python
3 18 (11.32%) Bash Shell
4 13 (8.18%) SQL
5 5 (3.14%) Perl
6 4 (2.52%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.89%) Java
8 2 (1.26%) VBA
9 1 (0.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (10.69%) Degree
2 14 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.92%) MCSE
3 11 (6.92%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.92%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.03%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.77%) MCTS
6 5 (3.14%) ACMT
6 5 (3.14%) CCA
6 5 (3.14%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.89%) VCAP
9 2 (1.26%) RHCE
9 2 (1.26%) RHCT
10 1 (0.63%) CCNA
10 1 (0.63%) CISSP
10 1 (0.63%) ISEB
10 1 (0.63%) MCP
10 1 (0.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.03%) SLA
2 7 (4.40%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.26%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
4 2 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.63%) COBIT
5 1 (0.63%) JSP 440
System Software
1 85 (53.46%) Active Directory
2 42 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (16.98%) XenApp
4 22 (13.84%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (10.69%) VMware ESX
5 17 (10.69%) XenDesktop
6 15 (9.43%) BitLocker
7 13 (8.18%) Xen
8 10 (6.29%) vSphere
9 9 (5.66%) Hyper-V
10 8 (5.03%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (3.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (2.52%) DFS Replication
13 3 (1.89%) NFS
13 3 (1.89%) VirtualBox
14 2 (1.26%) Samba
15 1 (0.63%) Cygwin
15 1 (0.63%) Firmware
15 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.63%) UAG
Systems Management
1 35 (22.01%) SCCM
1 35 (22.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 18 (11.32%) Microsoft Clustering
2 18 (11.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 17 (10.69%) NetBackup
3 17 (10.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 15 (9.43%) WSUS
5 12 (7.55%) Backup Exec
6 9 (5.66%) Casper Suite
6 9 (5.66%) SCOM
7 8 (5.03%) ServiceCenter
8 6 (3.77%) Puppet
9 5 (3.14%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (3.14%) SCVMM
9 5 (3.14%) vRealize
10 4 (2.52%) MIMEsweeper
10 4 (2.52%) Zenoss
11 3 (1.89%) Control-M
11 3 (1.89%) Nagios
11 3 (1.89%) OpenView
Vendors
1 81 (50.94%) Microsoft
2 56 (35.22%) HP
3 51 (32.08%) VMware
4 38 (23.90%) Citrix
5 31 (19.50%) Cisco
5 31 (19.50%) Dell
6 24 (15.09%) NetApp
7 21 (13.21%) EMC
8 19 (11.95%) Apple
9 18 (11.32%) Red Hat
10 16 (10.06%) Google
10 16 (10.06%) Splunk
11 13 (8.18%) IronPort
11 13 (8.18%) MobileIron
12 12 (7.55%) RightFax
12 12 (7.55%) ServiceNow
12 12 (7.55%) Veeam
12 12 (7.55%) Veritas
13 11 (6.92%) Postini
13 11 (6.92%) Proofpoint
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