The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £295 £363
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -18.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.21 £20.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
-25.82% +2.19%
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
159 214 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 50.48% 56.61% 46.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 89 47
Average daily rate £400 £325 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £199 £78
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £13.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £51.67 £21.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Symantec
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tuxedo
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) GPFS
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tuxedo
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) GPFS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) VMware