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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 70 59 74
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing Symantec 5 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% 1.75% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 3.56% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Median daily rate £531 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £295 £341
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -13.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £21.55 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.21 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-25.82% +2.50%
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
542 478 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 53.88% 49.28% 51.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 250 245
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £252 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 14
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +53.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £17.50 £9.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £22.50 £20.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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
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 6 May 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 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) CommVault
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (20.00%) Tripwire
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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 3 (30.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) NAS
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Forensic Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Forensic Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) ELK Stack
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Debian
3 1 (10.00%) Fedora
3 1 (10.00%) NetWare
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Analytics
1 2 (20.00%) ArchiMate
1 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (20.00%) Information Security
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (20.00%) SIEM
1 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (20.00%) UML
1 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Use Case
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCAA
1 1 (10.00%) CCENT
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Docker
3 1 (10.00%) KVM
3 1 (10.00%) NFS
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (10.00%) Postfix
3 1 (10.00%) qmail
3 1 (10.00%) Sendmail
3 1 (10.00%) Varnish
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Bacula
2 1 (10.00%) Cacti
2 1 (10.00%) cPanel
2 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (10.00%) Grafana
2 1 (10.00%) Graphite
2 1 (10.00%) Kibana
2 1 (10.00%) logstash
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (10.00%) Plesk
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (10.00%) Salt
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) CommVault
3 2 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (20.00%) Tripwire
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Hitachi
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (10.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (10.00%) Sophos
Reading, Berkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Rate: £25,000 - £35,000 per year plus on-going training and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago