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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 87 77 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Contract jobs citing Symantec 14 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.76% 1.35% 1.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.73% 3.07% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 16
Median daily rate £500 £323 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.03% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £179 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £316
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +70.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £18.75 £14.35
% change year-on-year
+38.66% +30.70%
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
808 716 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.63% 44.06% 41.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 390 290
Median daily rate £400 £325 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 33
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £37.00 £29.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 July 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 July 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 (58.06%) Windows
1 18 (58.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 17 (54.84%) Splunk
2 17 (54.84%) SIEM
3 16 (51.61%) Intel Security
4 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
5 14 (45.16%) Threat Management
5 14 (45.16%) Vulnerability Management
5 14 (45.16%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (45.16%) Unix
5 14 (45.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (45.16%) PKI
5 14 (45.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (45.16%) Network Security
5 14 (45.16%) PCI DSS
6 13 (41.94%) Finance
7 12 (38.71%) COBIT
7 12 (38.71%) CISM
7 12 (38.71%) CISSP
8 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
9 9 (29.03%) Information Security
9 9 (29.03%) Banking
10 8 (25.81%) Dell
10 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (22.58%) Cisco
11 7 (22.58%) Qualys
12 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (19.35%) IronPort
12 6 (19.35%) PowerShell

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 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) Network Security
2 5 (16.13%) DHCP
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
2 5 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.68%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Law
4 2 (6.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Consultant
2 11 (35.48%) Security Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Security Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Vulnerability Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (12.90%) Security Management Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) CISSP Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Exchange Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Messaging Support
5 3 (9.68%) Security Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.68%) SIEM Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) TOGAF Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Messaging Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Messaging Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Messaging Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Data Centre
2 14 (45.16%) PKI
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) SIEM
2 14 (45.16%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (45.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (45.16%) Threat Management
2 14 (45.16%) Vulnerability Management
3 9 (29.03%) Information Security
4 6 (19.35%) Migration
5 5 (16.13%) Data Loss Prevention
5 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
6 3 (9.68%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Security Management
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.23%) Security Operations
8 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) CISM
1 12 (38.71%) CISSP
2 2 (6.45%) MCP
2 2 (6.45%) MCSA
2 2 (6.45%) MCSE
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (45.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (45.16%) PCI DSS
2 12 (38.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (58.06%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (9.68%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.45%) SCCM
3 2 (6.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Splunk
2 16 (51.61%) Intel Security
3 8 (25.81%) Dell
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco
4 7 (22.58%) Qualys
5 6 (19.35%) IronPort
6 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.13%) RightFax
7 3 (9.68%) HP
7 3 (9.68%) VMware
8 2 (6.45%) arcserve
8 2 (6.45%) IBM
8 2 (6.45%) Proofpoint
8 2 (6.45%) Trend Micro