The table below looks at the statistics for Norton AntiVirus skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Norton AntiVirus over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Norton AntiVirus
Rank 150 128 128
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 8 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.64% 1.83% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate
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£299 £245 £226
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.93% +8.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £355 £238
% change year-on-year
-26.05% +49.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £15.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+19.35% -43.63%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
303 218 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.92% 7.26% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 109 107
Average daily rate £364 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 23
Average hourly rate £14.00 £22.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -32.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.61 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £35.78 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -10.84%

Norton AntiVirus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Norton AntiVirus across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Norton AntiVirus Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Norton AntiVirus
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus across the North West region.

Norton AntiVirus Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Norton AntiVirus
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Norton AntiVirus across the North West region.

Norton AntiVirus Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Norton AntiVirus
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Norton AntiVirus within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 5 £299 -
Merseyside - 3 - -
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Norton AntiVirus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Norton AntiVirus 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 Norton AntiVirus.

1 15 (100.00%) Symantec
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Citrix
4 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (40.00%) vSphere
6 6 (40.00%) DNS
6 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (40.00%) DHCP
6 6 (40.00%) ITIL
6 6 (40.00%) Firewall
7 5 (33.33%) McAfee
7 5 (33.33%) Sophos
7 5 (33.33%) Blackberry
7 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
8 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (26.67%) Veritas
8 4 (26.67%) HP
8 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
9 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (20.00%) Qualys
9 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX

Norton AntiVirus
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Norton AntiVirus 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 Norton AntiVirus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DHCP
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Security Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Security Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (6.67%) GIAC
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) vSphere
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
5 3 (20.00%) XenServer
5 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
2 3 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (20.00%) EdgeSight
2 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (13.33%) SCCM
4 1 (6.67%) SCOM
4 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Symantec
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Citrix
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) McAfee
4 5 (33.33%) Sophos
5 4 (26.67%) Veritas
5 4 (26.67%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) Qualys
6 3 (20.00%) Acronis
6 3 (20.00%) Lumension
7 2 (13.33%) Kaspersky
7 2 (13.33%) Apple
8 1 (6.67%) Websense
8 1 (6.67%) Rapid7
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle