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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 105 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.37% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.90% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £175 £513 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.85% +192.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
+68.00% -26.77%
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
771 777 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.00% 41.24% 44.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 403 362
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 40
Median hourly rate £20.73 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.55% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £23.93 £24.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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
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 1 October 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 15 (75.00%) Splunk
1 15 (75.00%) SIEM
2 14 (70.00%) Intel Security
2 14 (70.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (60.00%) CISSP
3 12 (60.00%) Unix
3 12 (60.00%) CISM
3 12 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (60.00%) PKI
3 12 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (60.00%) COBIT
3 12 (60.00%) Network Security
3 12 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 12 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (60.00%) Threat Management
4 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
5 10 (50.00%) Information Security
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) Qualys
7 5 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 5 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (20.00%) Security Management
8 4 (20.00%) Compliance Management
8 4 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
9 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture

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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Network Security
2 5 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (15.00%) DHCP
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) Wireless
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
1 10 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) CISSP Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Security Management Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) SIEM Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Security Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) TOGAF Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Wintel Support
5 2 (10.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Database Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) PKI
2 11 (55.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) SIEM
2 12 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (60.00%) Threat Management
2 12 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 10 (50.00%) Information Security
4 5 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (20.00%) Compliance Management
5 4 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 4 (20.00%) Security Management
6 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) CISM
1 12 (60.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (60.00%) COBIT
1 12 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (60.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Splunk
2 14 (70.00%) Intel Security
3 8 (40.00%) Qualys
4 3 (15.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) arcserve
5 2 (10.00%) Dell
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Trend Micro
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco