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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 299 300 288
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing Symantec 128 123 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.52% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 1.17% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 75 81
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£413 £399 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.51% +13.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £154 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £316 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.18% -6.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Average hourly rate £17.35 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.68% -15.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £14.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+30.70% -28.27%
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
10241 10488 10999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.63% 44.60% 45.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6762 6574 6976
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 221 287
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.59 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £34.35 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -1 33 £500 +66.66% 8
Docklands, London -4 2 £500 +5.26%
Hounslow - 1 £370 -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 93 (47.21%) Windows
2 72 (36.55%) Active Directory
3 71 (36.04%) Microsoft
4 61 (30.96%) VMware
5 57 (28.93%) SAN
6 55 (27.92%) Finance
7 54 (27.41%) MS Exchange
8 50 (25.38%) Cisco
9 49 (24.87%) NetBackup
10 47 (23.86%) HP
11 42 (21.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 40 (20.30%) Linux
13 38 (19.29%) Banking
14 36 (18.27%) Oracle
14 36 (18.27%) VMware Infrastructure
15 35 (17.77%) Citrix
15 35 (17.77%) Firewall
16 33 (16.75%) MS Excel
16 33 (16.75%) Windows Server 2008
17 32 (16.24%) MS Office
18 31 (15.74%) ITIL
19 29 (14.72%) Solaris
20 28 (14.21%) UNIX
20 28 (14.21%) IBM
21 27 (13.71%) DNS
21 27 (13.71%) SharePoint
21 27 (13.71%) PowerShell
22 26 (13.20%) LAN
22 26 (13.20%) WAN
22 26 (13.20%) CheckPoint

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 54 (27.41%) MS Exchange
2 27 (13.71%) SharePoint
3 22 (11.17%) Lync
4 21 (10.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (8.63%) IIS
6 13 (6.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (4.06%) OpenStack
8 5 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.54%) Lotus Domino
9 4 (2.03%) IBM Notes
9 4 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.52%) Apache
10 3 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 33 (16.75%) MS Excel
2 32 (16.24%) MS Office
3 11 (5.58%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.51%) InDesign
4 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.54%) Office 365
1 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.52%) SaaS
2 3 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.52%) IaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (0.51%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 57 (28.93%) SAN
2 35 (17.77%) Firewall
3 27 (13.71%) DNS
4 26 (13.20%) LAN
4 26 (13.20%) WAN
5 23 (11.68%) Wireless
5 23 (11.68%) NAS
6 21 (10.66%) BIG-IP
6 21 (10.66%) VoIP
7 16 (8.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (7.11%) TCP/IP
9 11 (5.58%) VPN
9 11 (5.58%) VLAN
10 10 (5.08%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (5.08%) DHCP
10 10 (5.08%) FTP
11 7 (3.55%) iSCSI
12 6 (3.05%) FCoE
12 6 (3.05%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (2.54%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.54%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.54%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (2.54%) Big Data
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.51%) MySQL
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Subversion
1 3 (1.52%) JIRA
1 3 (1.52%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.52%) WinDbg
2 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 55 (27.92%) Finance
2 38 (19.29%) Banking
3 11 (5.58%) Legal
4 9 (4.57%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.55%) Advertising
5 7 (3.55%) Law
6 4 (2.03%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.52%) Back Office
7 3 (1.52%) Games
8 2 (1.02%) International Banking
8 2 (1.02%) German Language
9 1 (0.51%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (22.84%) Analyst
2 38 (19.29%) Architect
3 17 (8.63%) Infrastructure Architect
4 16 (8.12%) Network Architect
4 16 (8.12%) Support Engineer
4 16 (8.12%) Administrator
4 16 (8.12%) Security Analyst
5 14 (7.11%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (6.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (5.58%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (5.08%) Business Analyst
8 10 (5.08%) Desktop Support
9 9 (4.57%) Consultant
9 9 (4.57%) Storage Architect
10 8 (4.06%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.06%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.06%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.55%) Technical Leader
12 6 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.12%) Middleware
2 5 (2.54%) Web Services
3 3 (1.52%) .NET
3 3 (1.52%) WCF
4 2 (1.02%) XMPP
5 1 (0.51%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.69%) Blackberry
2 24 (12.18%) Data Centre
3 16 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.08%) EMC VNX
4 10 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.57%) CLARiiON
6 8 (4.06%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.54%) FlexPod
8 5 (2.54%) EqualLogic
8 5 (2.54%) Replication
8 5 (2.54%) EMC VMAX
8 5 (2.54%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.03%) Cryptography
9 4 (2.03%) PKI
10 3 (1.52%) BYOD
10 3 (1.52%) iPhone
11 2 (1.02%) PDA
11 2 (1.02%) SecurID
11 2 (1.02%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 93 (47.21%) Windows
2 40 (20.30%) Linux
3 33 (16.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (14.72%) Solaris
5 28 (14.21%) UNIX
6 22 (11.17%) Windows 7
7 21 (10.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (9.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (7.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (7.11%) Oracle Linux
10 14 (7.11%) Data ONTAP
11 8 (4.06%) Windows 8
11 8 (4.06%) Android
12 4 (2.03%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.02%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (15.74%) ITIL
2 23 (11.68%) Data Protection
3 20 (10.15%) Migration
4 14 (7.11%) Change Management
4 14 (7.11%) Project Management
4 14 (7.11%) Information Security
5 13 (6.60%) Network Design
5 13 (6.60%) Network Architecture
5 13 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (5.58%) E-Discovery
7 10 (5.08%) Cyber Security
8 8 (4.06%) Analytics
8 8 (4.06%) Business Analysis
8 8 (4.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (3.55%) Service Management
9 7 (3.55%) Service Delivery
9 7 (3.55%) Incident Management
9 7 (3.55%) TOGAF
10 6 (3.05%) Risk Management
10 6 (3.05%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.71%) PowerShell
2 20 (10.15%) SQL
3 13 (6.60%) Perl
4 8 (4.06%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.54%) VB
5 5 (2.54%) Python
6 4 (2.03%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.52%) C#
7 3 (1.52%) Java
7 3 (1.52%) VBScript
8 2 (1.02%) C
8 2 (1.02%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (10.66%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (10.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (7.61%) CISSP
4 12 (6.09%) MCSE
5 11 (5.58%) Degree
6 9 (4.57%) MCITP
7 6 (3.05%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.05%) MCP
7 6 (3.05%) CISA
7 6 (3.05%) CISM
8 5 (2.54%) IBM Certification
9 4 (2.03%) NCDA
9 4 (2.03%) VCAP
9 4 (2.03%) SC Cleared
9 4 (2.03%) GCIA
9 4 (2.03%) GCIH
9 4 (2.03%) CEH
10 3 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.52%) CCNA
10 3 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.12%) SLA
2 8 (4.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (4.06%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.02%) COBIT
5 1 (0.51%) COSO
System Software
1 72 (36.55%) Active Directory
2 36 (18.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (8.63%) ProxySG
4 15 (7.61%) vSphere
5 14 (7.11%) NFS
6 11 (5.58%) Hyper-V
6 11 (5.58%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (4.06%) XenApp
8 7 (3.55%) Firmware
9 6 (3.05%) XenDesktop
10 5 (2.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 5 (2.54%) SRDF
10 5 (2.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 5 (2.54%) GPFS
10 5 (2.54%) Ceph
10 5 (2.54%) Gluster
11 4 (2.03%) KVM
11 4 (2.03%) VMware ESX
11 4 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 49 (24.87%) NetBackup
2 42 (21.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 25 (12.69%) Backup Exec
4 16 (8.12%) BladeLogic
5 15 (7.61%) Control-M
6 14 (7.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 13 (6.60%) SCOM
8 11 (5.58%) AirWatch
9 9 (4.57%) SnapVault
9 9 (4.57%) SCCM
10 7 (3.55%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (3.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (2.54%) Tivoli
12 5 (2.54%) EMC VPLEX
12 5 (2.54%) SnapMirror
13 4 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (2.03%) Puppet
14 3 (1.52%) yum
14 3 (1.52%) CFEngine
14 3 (1.52%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 71 (36.04%) Microsoft
2 61 (30.96%) VMware
3 50 (25.38%) Cisco
4 47 (23.86%) HP
5 36 (18.27%) Oracle
6 35 (17.77%) Citrix
7 28 (14.21%) IBM
8 26 (13.20%) CheckPoint
9 25 (12.69%) NetApp
9 25 (12.69%) EMC
10 23 (11.68%) Avaya
11 22 (11.17%) Dell
12 21 (10.66%) Nortel
12 21 (10.66%) Nokia
12 21 (10.66%) Blue Coat
13 20 (10.15%) McAfee
14 19 (9.64%) Altiris
15 17 (8.63%) Red Hat
15 17 (8.63%) CA
16 13 (6.60%) Veritas
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