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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 325 300 257
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -43
Contract jobs citing Symantec 80 113 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.49% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 1.10% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 87 85
Average daily rate
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£426 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £268 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £552 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £17.25 £38.75 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.48% +74.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £15.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £61.75 £29.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.34 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.71% -
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
9952 10305 9887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.52% 44.24% 45.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6451 6756 6218
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 214 271
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +10 23 £513 +7.89% 10
Docklands, London +1 1 £450 -18.18%
Hammersmith -7 1 £426 -
Croydon -11 1 £550 -
Bromley - 1 £500 -
Hillingdon - 1 £135 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 83 (51.55%) Windows
2 59 (36.65%) Microsoft
2 59 (36.65%) Active Directory
3 56 (34.78%) VMware
4 48 (29.81%) MS Exchange
5 45 (27.95%) Finance
6 41 (25.47%) HP
7 38 (23.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 35 (21.74%) Citrix
8 35 (21.74%) Cisco
9 34 (21.12%) Firewall
9 34 (21.12%) Backup Exec
10 33 (20.50%) Banking
11 32 (19.88%) SAN
12 31 (19.25%) Blackberry
13 27 (16.77%) MS Office
13 27 (16.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 26 (16.15%) Windows 7
14 26 (16.15%) NetBackup
15 25 (15.53%) DNS
15 25 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2010
16 23 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (13.66%) IBM
17 22 (13.66%) EMC
18 21 (13.04%) Dell
18 21 (13.04%) TCP/IP
19 20 (12.42%) WAN
19 20 (12.42%) Linux
19 20 (12.42%) NetApp

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 48 (29.81%) MS Exchange
2 25 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (11.18%) Lync
4 15 (9.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (6.21%) SharePoint
7 9 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (4.35%) IIS
9 7 (4.35%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.86%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.24%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.62%) Apache
Applications
1 27 (16.77%) MS Office
2 13 (8.07%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.86%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.24%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.59%) Office 365
2 3 (1.86%) IaaS
2 3 (1.86%) SaaS
2 3 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.62%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.62%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.12%) Firewall
2 32 (19.88%) SAN
3 25 (15.53%) DNS
4 21 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 20 (12.42%) WAN
6 16 (9.94%) LAN
7 14 (8.70%) DHCP
8 12 (7.45%) Wireless
9 11 (6.83%) VPN
10 10 (6.21%) Fibre Channel
11 9 (5.59%) NAS
12 8 (4.97%) VoIP
13 7 (4.35%) iSCSI
13 7 (4.35%) Network Security
13 7 (4.35%) VLAN
14 6 (3.73%) BIG-IP
15 4 (2.48%) FTP
15 4 (2.48%) Cisco Nexus
16 3 (1.86%) FirePass
16 3 (1.86%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.86%) WinDbg
1 3 (1.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.86%) JIRA
1 3 (1.86%) Subversion
2 1 (0.62%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 45 (27.95%) Finance
2 33 (20.50%) Banking
3 11 (6.83%) Legal
4 6 (3.73%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.48%) Law
6 3 (1.86%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.86%) Games
6 3 (1.86%) Local Government
7 2 (1.24%) Back Office
7 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.24%) International Banking
8 1 (0.62%) Advertising
8 1 (0.62%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (27.33%) Analyst
2 15 (9.32%) Architect
2 15 (9.32%) Support Analyst
3 14 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 13 (8.07%) Desktop Support
5 12 (7.45%) Administrator
6 11 (6.83%) Consultant
7 10 (6.21%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (6.21%) Security Analyst
8 8 (4.97%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (4.97%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (4.97%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 8 (4.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (4.97%) Desktop Analyst
9 6 (3.73%) Network Architect
9 6 (3.73%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (3.11%) IT Support
10 5 (3.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (3.11%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (3.11%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.73%) Middleware
2 3 (1.86%) WCF
2 3 (1.86%) .NET
2 3 (1.86%) Web Services
3 1 (0.62%) Java EE
3 1 (0.62%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.25%) Blackberry
2 13 (8.07%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.97%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.73%) Clustering
5 6 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.11%) CLARiiON
6 5 (3.11%) Replication
7 4 (2.48%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.86%) BYOD
8 3 (1.86%) EqualLogic
8 3 (1.86%) Open Source
8 3 (1.86%) iPhone
9 2 (1.24%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.24%) Symmetrix
9 2 (1.24%) PDA
9 2 (1.24%) PKI
9 2 (1.24%) Wiki
10 1 (0.62%) iPad
10 1 (0.62%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 83 (51.55%) Windows
2 38 (23.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (16.15%) Windows 7
4 23 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (12.42%) Linux
5 20 (12.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (8.70%) Solaris
7 13 (8.07%) Windows XP
8 12 (7.45%) UNIX
8 12 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (3.73%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.11%) Android
11 4 (2.48%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.24%) MVS
12 2 (1.24%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (11.80%) ITIL
2 14 (8.70%) Project Management
3 12 (7.45%) Data Protection
4 10 (6.21%) Migration
4 10 (6.21%) Service Management
4 10 (6.21%) E-Discovery
5 9 (5.59%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (5.59%) Cyber Security
5 9 (5.59%) Information Security
5 9 (5.59%) Service Delivery
5 9 (5.59%) Change Management
6 8 (4.97%) Business Analysis
7 7 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (3.73%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.11%) Use Case
9 5 (3.11%) Network Design
9 5 (3.11%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.48%) Security Management
10 4 (2.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.94%) PowerShell
2 10 (6.21%) Java
3 9 (5.59%) SQL
4 7 (4.35%) Perl
5 5 (3.11%) Python
5 5 (3.11%) VBScript
6 4 (2.48%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.86%) VB
7 3 (1.86%) C
7 3 (1.86%) C#
8 1 (0.62%) Korn
8 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (9.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.83%) MCSE
2 11 (6.83%) CISSP
3 10 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.21%) Degree
4 8 (4.97%) MCITP
5 6 (3.73%) CISM
6 5 (3.11%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.11%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.11%) CISA
6 5 (3.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.48%) MCSA
7 4 (2.48%) CCNA
7 4 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.86%) VCP5
8 3 (1.86%) VCP4
8 3 (1.86%) CISMP
8 3 (1.86%) ISEB
8 3 (1.86%) MCP
9 2 (1.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.45%) SLA
2 4 (2.48%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.62%) GPG13
4 1 (0.62%) COBIT
System Software
1 59 (36.65%) Active Directory
2 35 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 14 (8.70%) vSphere
4 8 (4.97%) VMware ESX
4 8 (4.97%) XenApp
5 6 (3.73%) NFS
6 5 (3.11%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.11%) Xen
6 5 (3.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (3.11%) Firmware
7 4 (2.48%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.48%) ProxySG
7 4 (2.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (2.48%) Gluster
7 4 (2.48%) KVM
7 4 (2.48%) GPFS
7 4 (2.48%) Ceph
8 3 (1.86%) BitLocker
8 3 (1.86%) IAG
Systems Management
1 34 (21.12%) Backup Exec
2 27 (16.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 26 (16.15%) NetBackup
4 17 (10.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (5.59%) BladeLogic
6 8 (4.97%) SCCM
7 7 (4.35%) SCOM
8 6 (3.73%) Puppet
9 5 (3.11%) AirWatch
9 5 (3.11%) Control-M
10 4 (2.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (2.48%) Legato
10 4 (2.48%) Tivoli
10 4 (2.48%) HP SIM
11 3 (1.86%) SCDPM
11 3 (1.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (1.86%) CFEngine
11 3 (1.86%) Cobbler
11 3 (1.86%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (1.86%) yum
Vendors
1 59 (36.65%) Microsoft
2 56 (34.78%) VMware
3 41 (25.47%) HP
4 35 (21.74%) Citrix
4 35 (21.74%) Cisco
5 22 (13.66%) IBM
5 22 (13.66%) EMC
6 21 (13.04%) Dell
7 20 (12.42%) NetApp
8 16 (9.94%) McAfee
9 14 (8.70%) Avaya
9 14 (8.70%) Red Hat
10 13 (8.07%) Oracle
11 12 (7.45%) CheckPoint
12 8 (4.97%) BMC
12 8 (4.97%) Veeam
13 7 (4.35%) Brocade
13 7 (4.35%) Altiris
13 7 (4.35%) Blue Coat
13 7 (4.35%) Veritas
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