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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 341 317 316
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Contract jobs citing Symantec 87 115 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 1.11% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 94 66
Median daily rate £410 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.35 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.51% +8.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £14.35
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +40.71%
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
8889 10319 10095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.14% 44.16% 44.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6120 6826 6475
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 £275 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 254 201
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £12.91 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £52.17 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

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 29 June 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
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 29 June 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 +29 15 £425 -18.26% 8
Ilford - 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 £400 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 125 (73.10%) Windows
2 100 (58.48%) Microsoft
3 79 (46.20%) Active Directory
4 61 (35.67%) SCCM
5 59 (34.50%) VMware
6 55 (32.16%) ITIL
6 55 (32.16%) Windows Server
7 54 (31.58%) MS Exchange
8 49 (28.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 48 (28.07%) Citrix
9 48 (28.07%) Finance
10 46 (26.90%) Windows 7
11 45 (26.32%) SAN
12 39 (22.81%) DNS
13 37 (21.64%) Linux
13 37 (21.64%) MS Excel
13 37 (21.64%) MS Office
14 36 (21.05%) HP
15 33 (19.30%) Unix
15 33 (19.30%) NetApp
15 33 (19.30%) PowerShell
16 32 (18.71%) Norton AntiVirus
17 31 (18.13%) XenApp
17 31 (18.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
18 28 (16.37%) Windows Server 2008
19 27 (15.79%) NAS
19 27 (15.79%) Cisco
20 26 (15.20%) Microsoft Certification
21 25 (14.62%) Firewall
21 25 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2010

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 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 25 (14.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (13.45%) Skype for Business
4 17 (9.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 16 (9.36%) SharePoint
6 14 (8.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.92%) JBoss
8 5 (2.92%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.92%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.17%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.17%) IIS
11 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (21.64%) MS Excel
1 37 (21.64%) MS Office
2 9 (5.26%) MS Project
3 4 (2.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.68%) Faxination
2 1 (0.58%) Eikon
2 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.70%) Office 365
2 9 (5.26%) Mimecast
3 8 (4.68%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.68%) Google Apps
3 8 (4.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (26.32%) SAN
2 39 (22.81%) DNS
3 27 (15.79%) NAS
4 25 (14.62%) Firewall
5 18 (10.53%) DHCP
6 16 (9.36%) Network Security
7 15 (8.77%) iSCSI
8 11 (6.43%) TCP/IP
9 10 (5.85%) Internet
9 10 (5.85%) LAN
9 10 (5.85%) Wireless
10 8 (4.68%) VoIP
10 8 (4.68%) WAN
11 7 (4.09%) Extranet
11 7 (4.09%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (3.51%) VPN
13 5 (2.92%) BIG-IP
13 5 (2.92%) LDAP
14 4 (2.34%) FCoE
14 4 (2.34%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.68%) MySQL
2 8 (4.68%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.92%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.17%) Power BI
6 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.92%) InstallShield
1 5 (2.92%) MSI
1 5 (2.92%) WinDbg
2 2 (1.17%) JIRA
2 2 (1.17%) Subversion
2 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.58%) Fiddler
General
1 48 (28.07%) Finance
2 18 (10.53%) Banking
3 9 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 8 (4.68%) Back Office
5 6 (3.51%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.92%) Games
7 4 (2.34%) International Banking
8 3 (1.75%) Law
9 2 (1.17%) Advertising
9 2 (1.17%) Legal
10 1 (0.58%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Marketing
10 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (15.20%) Analyst
2 23 (13.45%) Windows Engineer
3 22 (12.87%) Architect
4 21 (12.28%) Desktop Engineer
5 17 (9.94%) Administrator
6 15 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (8.19%) Server Engineer
8 13 (7.60%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (6.43%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (5.85%) VMware Engineer
11 9 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
11 9 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
12 8 (4.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 8 (4.68%) Citrix Engineer
12 8 (4.68%) Consultant
12 8 (4.68%) E-Discovery Analyst
12 8 (4.68%) Security Architect
12 8 (4.68%) Senior Server Engineer
12 8 (4.68%) Support Engineer
13 7 (4.09%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.92%) JSON
1 5 (2.92%) Middleware
1 5 (2.92%) Oracle Fusion
1 5 (2.92%) REST
1 5 (2.92%) RFC 822
1 5 (2.92%) XML
2 3 (1.75%) SAML
3 2 (1.17%) .NET
3 2 (1.17%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.17%) CSS
3 2 (1.17%) HTML
4 1 (0.58%) LAMP
4 1 (0.58%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.28%) Blackberry
2 18 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.85%) Clustering
4 9 (5.26%) Device Driver
4 9 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.68%) CLARiiON
6 6 (3.51%) Replication
7 5 (2.92%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.92%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.34%) Cloud Native
8 4 (2.34%) EMC VNX
8 4 (2.34%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.34%) Fintech
8 4 (2.34%) PDA
8 4 (2.34%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (2.34%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.75%) BYOD
9 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 125 (73.10%) Windows
2 55 (32.16%) Windows Server
3 46 (26.90%) Windows 7
4 37 (21.64%) Linux
5 33 (19.30%) Unix
6 28 (16.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (11.11%) Apple iOS
9 18 (10.53%) Android
9 18 (10.53%) Solaris
10 15 (8.77%) Windows 8
11 14 (8.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (7.60%) Mac OS X
13 12 (7.02%) Windows XP
14 10 (5.85%) Mac OS X Server
15 8 (4.68%) Data ONTAP
15 8 (4.68%) Windows 10
15 8 (4.68%) Windows Mobile
16 7 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (4.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (32.16%) ITIL
2 23 (13.45%) Project Management
3 19 (11.11%) Migration
3 19 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 16 (9.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (8.77%) Data Management
5 15 (8.77%) Service Management
6 12 (7.02%) PRINCE2
6 12 (7.02%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (5.85%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (5.85%) Asset Management
7 10 (5.85%) Risk Management
8 9 (5.26%) ITSM
8 9 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 9 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
8 9 (5.26%) Patch Management
8 9 (5.26%) PRINCE
9 8 (4.68%) Capacity Management
9 8 (4.68%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (4.68%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 33 (19.30%) PowerShell
2 16 (9.36%) Python
3 15 (8.77%) Perl
4 11 (6.43%) Bash Shell
5 9 (5.26%) SQL
6 7 (4.09%) VBScript
7 4 (2.34%) Java
8 2 (1.17%) C#
8 2 (1.17%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.17%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (15.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (11.70%) MCSE
3 11 (6.43%) MCSA
4 9 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (4.68%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (4.68%) Degree
6 7 (4.09%) SC Cleared
6 7 (4.09%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.51%) CCNA
8 5 (2.92%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.34%) ACMT
9 4 (2.34%) CCA
9 4 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.34%) MCTS
10 3 (1.75%) MCP
11 2 (1.17%) CISSP
11 2 (1.17%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.58%) EnCE
12 1 (0.58%) GCFE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.68%) SLA
2 5 (2.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.58%) BS25999
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.58%) ISO27002
System Software
1 79 (46.20%) Active Directory
2 49 (28.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (18.13%) XenApp
4 19 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 17 (9.94%) XenDesktop
6 16 (9.36%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (7.60%) BitLocker
7 13 (7.60%) VMware ESX
8 12 (7.02%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (6.43%) vSphere
10 9 (5.26%) NFS
11 8 (4.68%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (4.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 7 (4.09%) UAG
13 5 (2.92%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (2.92%) VirtualBox
13 5 (2.92%) Xen
14 4 (2.34%) Terminal Services
14 4 (2.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 61 (35.67%) SCCM
2 32 (18.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 31 (18.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 24 (14.04%) SCOM
5 22 (12.87%) NetBackup
6 21 (12.28%) Backup Exec
7 17 (9.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 13 (7.60%) WSUS
9 12 (7.02%) MIMEsweeper
10 10 (5.85%) Casper Suite
11 9 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
12 7 (4.09%) IBM BigFix
12 7 (4.09%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
13 6 (3.51%) Control-M
13 6 (3.51%) SCVMM
14 5 (2.92%) HP SIM
14 5 (2.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 5 (2.92%) Oracle Identity Management
14 5 (2.92%) Perfmon
14 5 (2.92%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 100 (58.48%) Microsoft
2 59 (34.50%) VMware
3 48 (28.07%) Citrix
4 36 (21.05%) HP
5 33 (19.30%) NetApp
6 27 (15.79%) Cisco
7 22 (12.87%) Oracle
8 21 (12.28%) Apple
9 17 (9.94%) EMC
10 16 (9.36%) Blue Coat
11 15 (8.77%) Dell
12 13 (7.60%) Red Hat
13 12 (7.02%) Intel Security
14 11 (6.43%) IBM
15 10 (5.85%) Google
16 9 (5.26%) Veritas
17 8 (4.68%) IronPort
17 8 (4.68%) MobileIron
17 8 (4.68%) RightFax
18 7 (4.09%) ServiceNow
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