The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 29 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Symantec 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.46% - 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £298
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +5.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.51% -2.50%
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Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
101 108 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 46.76% 49.54% 54.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 64 80
Average daily rate £338 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £10.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.50 £21.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Symantec
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) SCDPM

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware