The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing Symantec 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - - 5.17%
As % of the Vendors category - - 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £303 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.82% -24.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £13.92 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+44.98% -28.60%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire region.

Vendors Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54 90 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 52.43% 62.50% 79.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 79 40
Average daily rate £352 £324 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.59% -23.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £255 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £371 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) Nagios
3 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) NetBackup
3 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
3 5 (62.50%) SCOM
3 5 (62.50%) Clustering
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) CA
5 2 (25.00%) REXX
5 2 (25.00%) Tcl
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) MSI
5 2 (25.00%) InstallShield
5 2 (25.00%) AdminStudio
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) MSI
1 2 (25.00%) InstallShield
1 2 (25.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Server Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) iSeries
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Distribution
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) VB
1 2 (25.00%) REXX
1 2 (25.00%) Tcl
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Nagios
1 5 (62.50%) NetBackup
1 5 (62.50%) Backup Exec
1 5 (62.50%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) WSUS
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) CA
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya