The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 31 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 Peterborough 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 24 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing Symantec 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.68% 0.57% 1.61%
As % of the Vendors category 2.86% 1.54% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.35 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-28.27% +14.28%
Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
70 65 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 58.82% 37.36% 43.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 16
Average daily rate £240 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £215 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 15
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.80 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.70 £16.80 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Symantec
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 8 (80.00%) Citrix
1 8 (80.00%) McAfee
1 8 (80.00%) MS Office
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) Adobe
2 7 (70.00%) IBM Notes
2 7 (70.00%) Lotus
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) MCP
3 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
5 2 (20.00%) Altiris

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (70.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Support Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Service Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (60.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) Adobe
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
1 8 (80.00%) McAfee
2 7 (70.00%) Lotus
3 2 (20.00%) Altiris
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £11 - £12 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago