The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Milton Keynes 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 54 64 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs citing Symantec 10 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.15% 0.15% 2.26%
As % of the Vendors category 2.46% 0.32% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Average daily rate
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£463 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 - £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 - £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.64% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.92 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.47% +8.33%
Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
406 317 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 46.67% 47.46% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 141 133
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.07% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 41 25
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco
3 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
4 12 (57.14%) Blackberry
4 12 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (57.14%) Lync
4 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (57.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 12 (57.14%) MobileIron
4 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (52.38%) RightFax
5 11 (52.38%) IronPort
6 8 (38.10%) Android
6 8 (38.10%) Change Management
6 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
6 8 (38.10%) Windows
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL
7 7 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (33.33%) Migration
8 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
9 5 (23.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 5 (23.81%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (19.05%) MS Office
10 4 (19.05%) SCCM
11 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
11 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 12 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (57.14%) Lync
2 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (9.52%) Network Security
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Messaging Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Mobility Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Android
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Change Management
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 7 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) CISA
2 1 (4.76%) CISM
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (23.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (19.05%) SCCM
4 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (9.52%) Hyperic
5 2 (9.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco
3 12 (57.14%) MobileIron
4 11 (52.38%) RightFax
4 11 (52.38%) IronPort
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) McAfee
6 1 (4.76%) Adobe
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) VMware