The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 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.

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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 23 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.90% 5.44% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.06% 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £20.06 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.62%
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Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 76 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 57.25% 51.70% 52.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 25 18
Average daily rate £250 £270 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £190 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £112.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -89.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (81.25%) Adobe
3 13 (81.25%) Citrix
3 13 (81.25%) Lotus
3 13 (81.25%) McAfee
3 13 (81.25%) MS Office
3 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 13 (81.25%) IBM Notes
4 12 (75.00%) Service Delivery
4 12 (75.00%) Incident Management
4 12 (75.00%) MCP
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (12.50%) Application Packaging
6 2 (12.50%) Altiris
6 2 (12.50%) DNS
6 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
6 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (6.25%) Sun
7 1 (6.25%) Sophos

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) IBM Notes
2 2 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Analyst
2 14 (87.50%) Support Analyst
3 13 (81.25%) Service Analyst
3 13 (81.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (75.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 12 (75.00%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
6 2 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 12 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (75.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) Adobe
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Citrix
2 13 (81.25%) Lotus
2 13 (81.25%) McAfee
3 2 (12.50%) Altiris
4 1 (6.25%) Sun
4 1 (6.25%) Sophos
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £11 - £13 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Lucid Support Services Ltd
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago