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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 323 281 245
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -36
Contract jobs citing Symantec 70 121 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.52% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 1.18% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 88 73
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£400 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £274 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £555 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £336 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.49% +12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Average hourly rate £17.25 £40.50 £18.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.40% +122.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £18.90 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £62.10 £28.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.34 £18.65 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.71% -1.84%
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
9895 10252 9673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.49% 43.97% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6465 6620 6197
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £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 213 227 231
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 £13.09 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.40 £40.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +4 15 £280 -41.05% 6
Bromley - 2 £309 -
Croydon -9 1 £450 -18.18% 1
Enfield - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 96 (58.18%) Windows
2 71 (43.03%) Active Directory
3 70 (42.42%) Microsoft
4 60 (36.36%) VMware
5 56 (33.94%) MS Exchange
6 48 (29.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (26.06%) VMware Infrastructure
8 41 (24.85%) Finance
9 40 (24.24%) Cisco
10 38 (23.03%) HP
10 38 (23.03%) Citrix
10 38 (23.03%) SAN
10 38 (23.03%) Firewall
11 36 (21.82%) Backup Exec
12 35 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
13 34 (20.61%) Windows 7
13 34 (20.61%) Banking
13 34 (20.61%) Blackberry
14 32 (19.39%) MS Office
14 32 (19.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 30 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
16 28 (16.97%) DNS
16 28 (16.97%) Windows Server 2012
17 27 (16.36%) TCP/IP
18 26 (15.76%) EMC
19 24 (14.55%) Dell
19 24 (14.55%) NetBackup
20 23 (13.94%) NetApp
20 23 (13.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 22 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 56 (33.94%) MS Exchange
2 35 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (13.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 19 (11.52%) Lync
4 19 (11.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (6.06%) SharePoint
7 10 (6.06%) IBM Notes
8 9 (5.45%) IIS
9 3 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.82%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.61%) Apache
Applications
1 32 (19.39%) MS Office
2 14 (8.48%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.21%) 3ds Max
3 2 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.61%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.61%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.85%) Office 365
2 2 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (23.03%) SAN
1 38 (23.03%) Firewall
2 28 (16.97%) DNS
3 27 (16.36%) TCP/IP
4 19 (11.52%) VPN
4 19 (11.52%) DHCP
5 17 (10.30%) WAN
6 11 (6.67%) NAS
6 11 (6.67%) LAN
7 10 (6.06%) VoIP
8 9 (5.45%) VLAN
8 9 (5.45%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (5.45%) Wireless
9 7 (4.24%) FTP
10 5 (3.03%) Network Security
11 4 (2.42%) SSL
11 4 (2.42%) BIG-IP
11 4 (2.42%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.82%) Cisco IPT
12 3 (1.82%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.21%) MySQL
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.61%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.61%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.61%) JIRA
2 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 41 (24.85%) Finance
2 34 (20.61%) Banking
3 7 (4.24%) Legal
4 6 (3.64%) Law
5 4 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.42%) Local Government
6 3 (1.82%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.82%) Retail
6 3 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.21%) Back Office
7 2 (1.21%) Games
7 2 (1.21%) Publishing
7 2 (1.21%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (21.82%) Analyst
2 18 (10.91%) Support Analyst
3 15 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 14 (8.48%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (8.48%) Support Engineer
5 12 (7.27%) Architect
6 11 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.06%) Administrator
7 10 (6.06%) Consultant
8 9 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (4.85%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (4.85%) Desktop Analyst
9 8 (4.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 7 (4.24%) IT Support
11 6 (3.64%) Network Engineer
11 6 (3.64%) Security Analyst
11 6 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
12 5 (3.03%) Network Architect
12 5 (3.03%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.03%) Middleware
2 2 (1.21%) Web Services
3 1 (0.61%) HTML5
3 1 (0.61%) RESTful
3 1 (0.61%) WCF
3 1 (0.61%) .NET
3 1 (0.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.61%) Blackberry
2 11 (6.67%) Replication
3 10 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.64%) Clustering
5 5 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.03%) CLARiiON
6 3 (1.82%) iPad
6 3 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.82%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.82%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.21%) Symmetrix
7 2 (1.21%) PDA
7 2 (1.21%) PKI
7 2 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.21%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.61%) HP StorageWorks
8 1 (0.61%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.61%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 96 (58.18%) Windows
2 48 (29.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (20.61%) Windows 7
4 30 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (16.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (12.12%) Windows XP
7 18 (10.91%) Linux
8 13 (7.88%) Solaris
8 13 (7.88%) UNIX
9 10 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (5.45%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (1.82%) Android
11 3 (1.82%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.82%) MVS
12 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.61%) CentOS
12 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.61%) NetWare
12 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (10.91%) ITIL
2 14 (8.48%) Migration
3 11 (6.67%) Project Management
4 9 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (4.85%) Service Management
5 8 (4.85%) Information Security
5 8 (4.85%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (3.64%) Service Delivery
6 6 (3.64%) Data Protection
6 6 (3.64%) Cyber Security
7 5 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (3.03%) PRINCE2
7 5 (3.03%) Network Design
7 5 (3.03%) Change Management
8 4 (2.42%) Business Continuity
8 4 (2.42%) Configuration Management
8 4 (2.42%) Use Case
8 4 (2.42%) Business Analysis
8 4 (2.42%) Information Assurance
9 3 (1.82%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.91%) PowerShell
2 11 (6.67%) Java
3 9 (5.45%) SQL
4 4 (2.42%) Perl
4 4 (2.42%) C
5 3 (1.82%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.82%) Python
5 3 (1.82%) VBScript
6 2 (1.21%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.61%) Scala
7 1 (0.61%) Korn
7 1 (0.61%) VB
7 1 (0.61%) C#
7 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.48%) MCSE
3 13 (7.88%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (4.85%) CCNA
5 7 (4.24%) Degree
5 7 (4.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (4.24%) MCITP
5 7 (4.24%) CISSP
6 6 (3.64%) MCSA
7 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 5 (3.03%) Security Cleared
8 4 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.82%) VCP5
9 3 (1.82%) VCP4
9 3 (1.82%) MCP
9 3 (1.82%) CISM
10 2 (1.21%) CISA
10 2 (1.21%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.21%) PhD
10 2 (1.21%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.06%) SLA
2 3 (1.82%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.61%) GPG13
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 71 (43.03%) Active Directory
2 43 (26.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.88%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.27%) vSphere
5 10 (6.06%) VMware ESX
6 6 (3.64%) Xen
6 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (3.64%) XenApp
6 6 (3.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (3.03%) UAG
7 5 (3.03%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.42%) NFS
8 4 (2.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (1.82%) IAG
9 3 (1.82%) vCloud
9 3 (1.82%) KVM
9 3 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (1.82%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.82%) MetaFrame
9 3 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 36 (21.82%) Backup Exec
2 32 (19.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 24 (14.55%) NetBackup
4 22 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (6.06%) SCCM
6 9 (5.45%) BladeLogic
7 8 (4.85%) SCOM
8 6 (3.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (3.03%) Control-M
10 4 (2.42%) MIMEsweeper
10 4 (2.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (2.42%) Legato
10 4 (2.42%) WSUS
10 4 (2.42%) HP SIM
10 4 (2.42%) Puppet
11 3 (1.82%) SCDPM
11 3 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (1.82%) ARCserve
12 2 (1.21%) MOM
Vendors
1 70 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 60 (36.36%) VMware
3 40 (24.24%) Cisco
4 38 (23.03%) HP
4 38 (23.03%) Citrix
5 26 (15.76%) EMC
6 24 (14.55%) Dell
7 23 (13.94%) NetApp
8 22 (13.33%) IBM
9 20 (12.12%) McAfee
10 14 (8.48%) Veeam
11 13 (7.88%) Red Hat
12 12 (7.27%) Avaya
12 12 (7.27%) Oracle
13 10 (6.06%) Altiris
13 10 (6.06%) Lotus
14 9 (5.45%) Veritas
14 9 (5.45%) CheckPoint
15 8 (4.85%) Bloomberg
16 7 (4.24%) Brocade
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