The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Maidenhead region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 21 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 4 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.20% 5.26% -
As % of the Vendors category 8.16% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £425 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
Vendors Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 39.20% 52.63% 40.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 6
Average daily rate £344 £280 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.76% -28.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £130 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 6
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £18.50 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Symantec
Berkshire

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Symantec across the Maidenhead region.

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Maidenhead region.

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
1 16 (88.89%) HP
1 16 (88.89%) SAN
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
1 16 (88.89%) Windows 7
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (83.33%) NetBackup
2 15 (83.33%) WSUS
2 15 (83.33%) SCCM
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (83.33%) LAN
2 15 (83.33%) DNS
3 12 (66.67%) Internet
3 12 (66.67%) MPLS
3 12 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (66.67%) VPN
3 12 (66.67%) vSphere
4 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
5 9 (50.00%) Firewall
5 9 (50.00%) Blue Coat
5 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (50.00%) Brocade
5 9 (50.00%) HTTP
5 9 (50.00%) WAN
5 9 (50.00%) SMTP
5 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) SAN
2 15 (83.33%) DNS
2 15 (83.33%) LAN
3 12 (66.67%) VPN
3 12 (66.67%) Internet
3 12 (66.67%) MPLS
4 9 (50.00%) Firewall
4 9 (50.00%) HTTP
4 9 (50.00%) WAN
4 9 (50.00%) SMTP
5 6 (33.33%) LDAP
5 6 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (16.67%) OSPF
6 3 (16.67%) BGP
6 3 (16.67%) RIP
6 3 (16.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (38.89%) Japanese Language
2 4 (22.22%) French Language
2 4 (22.22%) German Language
2 4 (22.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Team Leader
1 10 (55.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 7 (38.89%) Operations Team Leader
2 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Data Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Project Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Project Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Operations Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
1 16 (88.89%) Windows 7
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) CentOS
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Security Management
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Operations Management
4 2 (11.11%) B2B
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) CCSA
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) vSphere
3 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (83.33%) NetBackup
1 15 (83.33%) WSUS
1 15 (83.33%) SCCM
2 12 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
1 16 (88.89%) HP
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 9 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 9 (50.00%) Brocade
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) McAfee
5 4 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (16.67%) Nokia
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.56%) MobileIron