The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 87 77 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs citing Symantec 17 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.95% 1.19% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 2.26% 2.60% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 12
Median daily rate £500 £323 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.03% +7.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £14.35
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +40.71%
Symantec
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
751 692 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.05% 45.62% 40.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 370 269
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 32
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £40.00 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 16 (50.00%) Splunk
3 16 (50.00%) SIEM
4 15 (46.88%) Intel Security
4 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
5 14 (43.75%) Finance
5 14 (43.75%) PKI
5 14 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (43.75%) PCI DSS
5 14 (43.75%) Data Centre
6 13 (40.63%) Threat Management
6 13 (40.63%) Network Security
6 13 (40.63%) Vulnerability Management
6 13 (40.63%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (40.63%) Unix
7 11 (34.38%) CISSP
7 11 (34.38%) CISM
7 11 (34.38%) COBIT
8 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
9 9 (28.13%) Cisco
9 9 (28.13%) Banking
10 8 (25.00%) Information Security
10 8 (25.00%) Dell
10 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (18.75%) IronPort
11 6 (18.75%) Qualys

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Network Security
2 5 (15.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (15.63%) SAN
3 4 (12.50%) DHCP
3 4 (12.50%) DNS
3 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Law
4 2 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Consultant
2 10 (31.25%) Security Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Security Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (12.50%) Security Management Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Exchange Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Messaging Support
5 3 (9.38%) Security Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.38%) TOGAF Architect
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) CISSP Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Messaging Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Messaging Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) SIEM Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Data Centre
1 14 (43.75%) PKI
2 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) SIEM
2 13 (40.63%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (40.63%) Threat Management
2 13 (40.63%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (25.00%) Information Security
4 6 (18.75%) Migration
5 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
6 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.25%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (6.25%) Security Management
8 1 (3.13%) Security Operations
8 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) CISM
1 11 (34.38%) CISSP
2 2 (6.25%) MCP
2 2 (6.25%) MCSA
2 2 (6.25%) MCSE
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (43.75%) PCI DSS
2 11 (34.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (53.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Splunk
2 15 (46.88%) Intel Security
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco
4 8 (25.00%) Dell
5 6 (18.75%) IronPort
5 6 (18.75%) Qualys
6 5 (15.63%) HP
6 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.63%) RightFax
7 3 (9.38%) 3PAR
8 2 (6.25%) arcserve
8 2 (6.25%) Citrix
8 2 (6.25%) IBM
8 2 (6.25%) Proofpoint
8 2 (6.25%) Trend Micro
8 2 (6.25%) VMware
9 1 (3.13%) NetApp
9 1 (3.13%) Veritas