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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 346 312 294
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -18
Contract jobs citing Symantec 99 139 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.59% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 1.35% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 106 78
Median daily rate £445 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £140 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £368 £320
% change year-on-year
-11.56% +14.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £17.35 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +19.35%
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
9840 10324 10875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.60% 43.47% 45.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6568 6797 6788
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 232 242
Median hourly rate £17.10 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.56% -2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +10 15 £435 -3.33% 5
Canary Wharf - 3 £575 -
Mayfair - 2 £363 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 127 (69.40%) Windows
2 104 (56.83%) Microsoft
3 97 (53.01%) Active Directory
4 68 (37.16%) VMware
5 67 (36.61%) Windows Server
6 62 (33.88%) MS Exchange
7 59 (32.24%) ITIL
8 58 (31.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 56 (30.60%) HP
10 53 (28.96%) DNS
11 51 (27.87%) SAN
11 51 (27.87%) SCCM
12 50 (27.32%) Citrix
13 44 (24.04%) Windows 7
14 43 (23.50%) Finance
15 40 (21.86%) PowerShell
16 37 (20.22%) NetApp
17 36 (19.67%) XenApp
18 35 (19.13%) Linux
19 34 (18.58%) MS Excel
20 32 (17.49%) Windows Server 2008
21 29 (15.85%) MS Office
21 29 (15.85%) Firewall
21 29 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
21 29 (15.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
22 28 (15.30%) Exchange Server 2010
22 28 (15.30%) NAS
22 28 (15.30%) Cisco
23 26 (14.21%) Unix
23 26 (14.21%) NetBackup

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 62 (33.88%) MS Exchange
2 28 (15.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (11.48%) Skype for Business
4 20 (10.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 18 (9.84%) SharePoint
6 11 (6.01%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (4.37%) Apache
7 8 (4.37%) IIS
8 7 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (2.73%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.09%) CMS
11 2 (1.09%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.55%) Confluence
12 1 (0.55%) iPlanet
12 1 (0.55%) JBoss
12 1 (0.55%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 34 (18.58%) MS Excel
2 29 (15.85%) MS Office
3 10 (5.46%) MS Project
4 4 (2.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (6.56%) Faxination
2 1 (0.55%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 22 (12.02%) Office 365
2 13 (7.10%) Mimecast
3 9 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.37%) Google Apps
5 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (2.19%) SaaS
7 1 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.55%) IaaS
7 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (28.96%) DNS
2 51 (27.87%) SAN
3 29 (15.85%) Firewall
4 28 (15.30%) NAS
5 20 (10.93%) DHCP
6 17 (9.29%) iSCSI
7 12 (6.56%) TCP/IP
8 10 (5.46%) Network Security
9 9 (4.92%) SSL
10 8 (4.37%) Extranet
11 7 (3.83%) Internet
11 7 (3.83%) LDAP
12 6 (3.28%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (3.28%) VPN
13 5 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (2.73%) LAN
13 5 (2.73%) SMTP
13 5 (2.73%) VLAN
13 5 (2.73%) WAN
13 5 (2.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.37%) MySQL
3 5 (2.73%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 2 (1.09%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.09%) Power BI
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.55%) DB2
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.73%) InstallShield
1 5 (2.73%) MSI
1 5 (2.73%) WinDbg
2 4 (2.19%) JIRA
3 2 (1.09%) Subversion
3 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.55%) Fiddler
General
1 43 (23.50%) Finance
2 24 (13.11%) Banking
3 8 (4.37%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.83%) Games
5 6 (3.28%) Back Office
6 5 (2.73%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.73%) Law
6 5 (2.73%) Legal
6 5 (2.73%) Retail
7 4 (2.19%) Advertising
7 4 (2.19%) International Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (16.39%) Analyst
2 25 (13.66%) Architect
3 22 (12.02%) Administrator
3 22 (12.02%) Windows Engineer
4 19 (10.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (9.84%) Server Engineer
6 17 (9.29%) Desktop Engineer
7 13 (7.10%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (6.01%) VMware Engineer
9 10 (5.46%) Consultant
9 10 (5.46%) IT Analyst
9 10 (5.46%) Security Analyst
9 10 (5.46%) Systems Engineer
9 10 (5.46%) Windows Server Engineer
10 9 (4.92%) Citrix Engineer
10 9 (4.92%) IT Security Analyst
10 9 (4.92%) SCCM Engineer
10 9 (4.92%) Senior Server Engineer
11 8 (4.37%) Senior Desktop Engineer
11 8 (4.37%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.28%) JSON
1 6 (3.28%) REST
1 6 (3.28%) XML
2 5 (2.73%) RFC 822
3 4 (2.19%) Middleware
3 4 (2.19%) SAML
4 3 (1.64%) .NET
4 3 (1.64%) Regular Expression
5 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.09%) CSS
5 2 (1.09%) HTML
6 1 (0.55%) EJB
6 1 (0.55%) J2EE
6 1 (0.55%) JSP
6 1 (0.55%) LAMP
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.55%) Web Services
6 1 (0.55%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.57%) Clustering
2 22 (12.02%) Data Centre
3 21 (11.48%) Blackberry
4 12 (6.56%) CLARiiON
5 10 (5.46%) Device Driver
6 9 (4.92%) Virtual Team
7 8 (4.37%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.37%) EMC VNX
8 6 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.28%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.28%) Replication
9 5 (2.73%) BYOD
9 5 (2.73%) Cloud Native
10 4 (2.19%) Fat Client
10 4 (2.19%) Fintech
10 4 (2.19%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (2.19%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.09%) Data Extraction
12 2 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 127 (69.40%) Windows
2 67 (36.61%) Windows Server
3 44 (24.04%) Windows 7
4 35 (19.13%) Linux
5 32 (17.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (14.21%) Unix
8 24 (13.11%) Apple iOS
9 23 (12.57%) Android
10 17 (9.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (7.65%) Mac OS X
11 14 (7.65%) Solaris
11 14 (7.65%) Windows 8
12 12 (6.56%) Windows Mobile
13 11 (6.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (5.46%) Mac OS X Server
14 10 (5.46%) Windows 10
15 9 (4.92%) CentOS
15 9 (4.92%) Data ONTAP
15 9 (4.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (32.24%) ITIL
2 21 (11.48%) Project Management
3 20 (10.93%) Migration
4 18 (9.84%) PRINCE2
5 17 (9.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (8.74%) Data Management
6 16 (8.74%) Service Management
7 14 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (7.65%) Data Loss Prevention
7 14 (7.65%) Software Deployment
8 13 (7.10%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (6.01%) Capacity Management
9 11 (6.01%) Information Security
9 11 (6.01%) Mentoring
9 11 (6.01%) SIEM
9 11 (6.01%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 10 (5.46%) Mobile Device Management
10 10 (5.46%) Patch Management
10 10 (5.46%) Release Management
11 9 (4.92%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.86%) PowerShell
2 16 (8.74%) Python
3 15 (8.20%) Perl
4 13 (7.10%) SQL
5 11 (6.01%) Bash Shell
6 7 (3.83%) VBScript
7 5 (2.73%) Java
8 3 (1.64%) C#
9 2 (1.09%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (9.84%) MCSE
3 12 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (6.01%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (6.01%) Degree
5 9 (4.92%) MCSA
6 8 (4.37%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (3.28%) CCNA
8 5 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (2.19%) ACMT
9 4 (2.19%) CCA
9 4 (2.19%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.19%) MCTS
9 4 (2.19%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.19%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.64%) VCAP
11 2 (1.09%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.55%) EnCE
12 1 (0.55%) GCFE
12 1 (0.55%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.92%) SLA
2 5 (2.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.64%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.55%) JSP 440
System Software
1 97 (53.01%) Active Directory
2 58 (31.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (19.67%) XenApp
4 21 (11.48%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (10.38%) VMware ESX
5 19 (10.38%) XenDesktop
6 17 (9.29%) Hyper-V
7 16 (8.74%) BitLocker
8 12 (6.56%) vSphere
9 11 (6.01%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (4.92%) NFS
11 8 (4.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 8 (4.37%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (4.37%) UAG
12 7 (3.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 6 (3.28%) Xen
14 5 (2.73%) VirtualBox
15 4 (2.19%) DFS Replication
15 4 (2.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 4 (2.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 51 (27.87%) SCCM
2 29 (15.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 26 (14.21%) Backup Exec
3 26 (14.21%) NetBackup
4 25 (13.66%) SCOM
5 22 (12.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 22 (12.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 17 (9.29%) Microsoft Clustering
7 15 (8.20%) WSUS
8 11 (6.01%) Casper Suite
9 8 (4.37%) IBM BigFix
9 8 (4.37%) ServiceCenter
9 8 (4.37%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 7 (3.83%) vRealize
11 5 (2.73%) HP Data Protector
11 5 (2.73%) HP SIM
11 5 (2.73%) Perfmon
11 5 (2.73%) SCOrch
11 5 (2.73%) SCVMM
11 5 (2.73%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 104 (56.83%) Microsoft
2 68 (37.16%) VMware
3 56 (30.60%) HP
4 50 (27.32%) Citrix
5 37 (20.22%) NetApp
6 28 (15.30%) Cisco
7 25 (13.66%) EMC
8 22 (12.02%) Apple
9 19 (10.38%) Dell
10 18 (9.84%) Red Hat
11 16 (8.74%) Veritas
12 13 (7.10%) Oracle
13 12 (6.56%) IBM
13 12 (6.56%) IronPort
13 12 (6.56%) MobileIron
13 12 (6.56%) RightFax
13 12 (6.56%) Splunk
14 11 (6.01%) Google
14 11 (6.01%) Postini
14 11 (6.01%) Proofpoint
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