The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 10 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Symantec 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.07% - 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 15.56% - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £115
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
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 67 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 45.45% 58.77% 34.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 16
Average daily rate £488 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £121 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +88.23%
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 Northern Ireland

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
County Antrim - 7 - -
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Dell
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) CommVault
1 7 (100.00%) EDRMS
1 7 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 7 (100.00%) Altiris
1 7 (100.00%) Meridio
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) IDOL
1 7 (100.00%) Dell Compellent
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) CRM
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) EDRMS
1 7 (100.00%) IDOL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Exchange Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) CRM
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VB
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Altiris
1 7 (100.00%) CommVault
1 7 (100.00%) Dell
1 7 (100.00%) Dell Compellent
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Meridio
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 7 (100.00%) VMware