The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 63 53 61
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% 1.82% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 3.42% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £375 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £316
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.60 £19.13 £14.35
% change year-on-year
+7.72% +33.32%
Symantec
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
390 497 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 49.68% 53.27% 48.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 262 178
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £205 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 21
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £30.90 £19.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 3 (37.50%) VMware
1 3 (37.50%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) Plesk
3 1 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Varnish
3 1 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) CloudBees
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Forensic Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Forensic Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ELK Stack
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Debian
2 1 (12.50%) Fedora
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCAA
1 1 (12.50%) CCENT
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) NFS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) Postfix
2 1 (12.50%) qmail
2 1 (12.50%) Sendmail
2 1 (12.50%) Varnish
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Bacula
2 1 (12.50%) Cacti
2 1 (12.50%) cPanel
2 1 (12.50%) Grafana
2 1 (12.50%) Graphite
2 1 (12.50%) Kibana
2 1 (12.50%) logstash
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Plesk
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (12.50%) Salt
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) CommVault
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) Tripwire
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam