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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 315 295 243
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -52
Contract jobs citing Symantec 72 89 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.42% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.94% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 59 68
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£426 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £242 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £551 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £16.68 £40.50 £18.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.80% +122.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 £18.90 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.23 £62.10 £27.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.35 £15.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.45% -18.42%
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
9189 9425 9006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.73% 44.38% 45.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5976 6033 5789
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 211 232
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.30 £40.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 17 £388 +4.72% 4
Bromley - 2 £309 -
Croydon -9 1 £450 -18.18%
Enfield - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
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England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 119 (63.98%) Windows
2 88 (47.31%) Active Directory
3 78 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 69 (37.10%) MS Exchange
5 67 (36.02%) VMware
6 56 (30.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 54 (29.03%) Windows 7
8 51 (27.42%) VMware Infrastructure
8 51 (27.42%) Cisco
9 50 (26.88%) Exchange Server 2010
10 48 (25.81%) Citrix
11 47 (25.27%) SAN
12 46 (24.73%) Firewall
13 44 (23.66%) HP
13 44 (23.66%) MS Office
14 43 (23.12%) Backup Exec
15 41 (22.04%) Blackberry
16 38 (20.43%) TCP/IP
16 38 (20.43%) Banking
16 38 (20.43%) Finance
17 35 (18.82%) DNS
18 34 (18.28%) Windows Server 2003
18 34 (18.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
19 32 (17.20%) Norton AntiVirus
20 31 (16.67%) Windows XP
21 29 (15.59%) McAfee
22 27 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
23 26 (13.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
23 26 (13.98%) Dell
23 26 (13.98%) DHCP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 69 (37.10%) MS Exchange
2 50 (26.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (13.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 25 (13.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (12.37%) Lync
6 18 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (7.53%) IBM Notes
9 13 (6.99%) IIS
10 12 (6.45%) SharePoint
11 5 (2.69%) Office Communications Server
12 4 (2.15%) Tomcat
13 2 (1.08%) Lotus Domino
14 1 (0.54%) Apache
14 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (23.66%) MS Office
2 17 (9.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.15%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.15%) MS Project
4 2 (1.08%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.54%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.91%) Office 365
2 3 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (25.27%) SAN
2 46 (24.73%) Firewall
3 38 (20.43%) TCP/IP
4 35 (18.82%) DNS
5 26 (13.98%) DHCP
6 24 (12.90%) VPN
7 17 (9.14%) WAN
8 15 (8.06%) VLAN
9 13 (6.99%) NAS
10 11 (5.91%) LAN
11 10 (5.38%) VoIP
12 9 (4.84%) FTP
12 9 (4.84%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (4.84%) Wireless
13 6 (3.23%) Network Security
14 5 (2.69%) iSCSI
15 4 (2.15%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (2.15%) Cisco IPT
15 4 (2.15%) BIG-IP
15 4 (2.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.61%) MySQL
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.54%) Subversion
2 1 (0.54%) JIRA
2 1 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.54%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (20.43%) Finance
1 38 (20.43%) Banking
2 10 (5.38%) Legal
3 7 (3.76%) Law
4 6 (3.23%) Retail
4 6 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.15%) Local Government
5 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.61%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.08%) Publishing
8 1 (0.54%) Games
8 1 (0.54%) Back Office
8 1 (0.54%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (19.89%) Analyst
2 22 (11.83%) Desktop Support
3 19 (10.22%) Support Analyst
4 18 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 17 (9.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (6.99%) Architect
6 13 (6.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (5.38%) Administrator
8 9 (4.84%) Consultant
8 9 (4.84%) Security Analyst
8 9 (4.84%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 9 (4.84%) Desktop Engineer
9 8 (4.30%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 8 (4.30%) Desktop Analyst
9 8 (4.30%) IT Support
10 7 (3.76%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (3.23%) Network Engineer
11 6 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (3.23%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.76%) Middleware
2 1 (0.54%) LAMP
2 1 (0.54%) RESTful
2 1 (0.54%) HTML5
2 1 (0.54%) HTML
2 1 (0.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (22.04%) Blackberry
2 14 (7.53%) Replication
3 10 (5.38%) Clustering
4 8 (4.30%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.15%) CLARiiON
7 4 (2.15%) PDA
7 4 (2.15%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.15%) CESG
8 3 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (1.61%) iPad
9 2 (1.08%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.08%) Symmetrix
9 2 (1.08%) PKI
9 2 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.54%) FMCG
10 1 (0.54%) iPhone
10 1 (0.54%) Open Source
10 1 (0.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 119 (63.98%) Windows
2 56 (30.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (29.03%) Windows 7
4 34 (18.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 27 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (11.29%) Linux
8 13 (6.99%) Solaris
9 12 (6.45%) UNIX
9 12 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (6.45%) Windows 8
10 6 (3.23%) Android
11 3 (1.61%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.61%) MVS
11 3 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.54%) NetWare
12 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (10.22%) ITIL
2 18 (9.68%) Migration
3 12 (6.45%) Information Security
4 10 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (5.38%) Project Management
4 10 (5.38%) Service Delivery
5 8 (4.30%) Network Design
6 7 (3.76%) Service Management
7 6 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (2.15%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (2.15%) Network Architecture
8 4 (2.15%) Cyber Security
8 4 (2.15%) Data Protection
8 4 (2.15%) Change Management
8 4 (2.15%) Configuration Management
8 4 (2.15%) Business Continuity
9 3 (1.61%) Information Management
9 3 (1.61%) Incident Management
9 3 (1.61%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (1.61%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.75%) PowerShell
2 17 (9.14%) Java
3 15 (8.06%) SQL
4 8 (4.30%) Shell Script
5 6 (3.23%) VBScript
6 4 (2.15%) C
6 4 (2.15%) Perl
7 2 (1.08%) Python
7 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.54%) Scala
8 1 (0.54%) Korn
8 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (10.22%) MCSE
3 16 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (5.91%) CCNA
5 10 (5.38%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.38%) Security Cleared
6 8 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (4.30%) MCITP
6 8 (4.30%) Degree
7 7 (3.76%) VCP4
8 6 (3.23%) MCSA
9 5 (2.69%) MCP
10 3 (1.61%) CISSP
10 3 (1.61%) VCP5
11 2 (1.08%) PhD
11 2 (1.08%) CCNP
11 2 (1.08%) RHCE
11 2 (1.08%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.54%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.30%) SLA
2 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.54%) GPG13
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 88 (47.31%) Active Directory
2 51 (27.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 14 (7.53%) vSphere
5 13 (6.99%) VMware ESX
6 9 (4.84%) XenApp
6 9 (4.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 6 (3.23%) Xen
7 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (3.23%) Terminal Services
7 6 (3.23%) UAG
8 5 (2.69%) NFS
9 4 (2.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (2.15%) MetaFrame
10 3 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.61%) vCloud
10 3 (1.61%) KVM
11 2 (1.08%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (1.08%) IAG
Systems Management
1 43 (23.12%) Backup Exec
2 34 (18.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 32 (17.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 24 (12.90%) NetBackup
5 19 (10.22%) SCCM
6 14 (7.53%) SCOM
7 9 (4.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 9 (4.84%) SCDPM
7 9 (4.84%) BladeLogic
8 7 (3.76%) WSUS
9 6 (3.23%) Control-M
9 6 (3.23%) SCVMM
9 6 (3.23%) HP SIM
10 5 (2.69%) Puppet
10 5 (2.69%) McAfee ePO
10 5 (2.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (2.69%) MIMEsweeper
11 3 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (1.61%) ARCserve
11 3 (1.61%) Legato
Vendors
1 78 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 67 (36.02%) VMware
3 51 (27.42%) Cisco
4 48 (25.81%) Citrix
5 44 (23.66%) HP
6 29 (15.59%) McAfee
7 26 (13.98%) Dell
8 25 (13.44%) EMC
9 23 (12.37%) NetApp
10 20 (10.75%) IBM
11 16 (8.60%) Avaya
11 16 (8.60%) Veeam
12 14 (7.53%) Lotus
13 13 (6.99%) Red Hat
14 12 (6.45%) Altiris
15 9 (4.84%) Bloomberg
15 9 (4.84%) Sophos
15 9 (4.84%) Websense
15 9 (4.84%) CheckPoint
15 9 (4.84%) Veritas
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