The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
UK / Scotland
Rank 81 119 109
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -10
Contract jobs citing Symantec 25 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.49% 0.43% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 3.27% 1.04% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 5
Median daily rate £413 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +29.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £334 £301
% change year-on-year
+9.36% +10.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £14.35
% change year-on-year
+40.84% +23.73%

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
764 1059 923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.56% 41.55% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 577 472
Median daily rate £350 £370 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 13 25
Median hourly rate £38.50 £31.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.20% +98.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Symantec
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Symantec Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +24 14 £400 +265.29% 1
Edinburgh +26 9 £413 +37.50% 2
North Lanarkshire - 2 - - 1
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 33 (75.00%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 23 (52.27%) Finance
4 20 (45.45%) SCCM
4 20 (45.45%) PowerShell
5 19 (43.18%) Firewall
5 19 (43.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 17 (38.64%) Windows 10
7 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 11 (25.00%) Citrix
8 11 (25.00%) C#
8 11 (25.00%) VBScript
9 10 (22.73%) SQL
9 10 (22.73%) DNS
9 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
10 9 (20.45%) SIEM
10 9 (20.45%) VMware
11 8 (18.18%) Publishing
11 8 (18.18%) Python
11 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
11 8 (18.18%) Perl
11 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (18.18%) Office 365
12 7 (15.91%) Business Continuity Planning
12 7 (15.91%) AlgoSec
12 7 (15.91%) ScanSafe
12 7 (15.91%) BCP
12 7 (15.91%) CISSP
12 7 (15.91%) ITIL

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 3 (6.82%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.27%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) G Suite
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) Firewall
2 10 (22.73%) DNS
3 7 (15.91%) Network Security
4 6 (13.64%) DHCP
5 3 (6.82%) LDAP
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (4.55%) Internet
6 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.55%) Wireless
7 1 (2.27%) LAN
7 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.36%) Apache Hive
2 5 (11.36%) Big Data
2 5 (11.36%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.36%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) WinDbg
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Publishing
3 3 (6.82%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Security Consultant
6 5 (11.36%) Business Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Security Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.82%) Architect
8 3 (6.82%) IT Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) IT Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Splunk Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Wintel Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) IT Security Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Network Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 33 (75.00%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Windows 10
3 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.91%) Linux
5 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.09%) Unix
7 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.27%) AIX
9 1 (2.27%) Solaris
9 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) SIEM
2 7 (15.91%) BCP
2 7 (15.91%) Business Continuity
2 7 (15.91%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (15.91%) ITIL
3 5 (11.36%) Analytics
3 5 (11.36%) Anomaly Detection
3 5 (11.36%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (11.36%) SDLC
3 5 (11.36%) Statistical Modelling
4 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (9.09%) Security Architecture
4 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.82%) Data Security
5 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (6.82%) Use Case
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 11 (25.00%) C#
2 11 (25.00%) VBScript
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 8 (18.18%) Perl
4 8 (18.18%) Python
5 5 (11.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) CISSP
2 5 (11.36%) SANS
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.55%) A+ Certification
4 2 (4.55%) ACSA
4 2 (4.55%) CCENT
4 2 (4.55%) CCNA
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (4.55%) MCITP
4 2 (4.55%) MCSA
4 2 (4.55%) MCSE
4 2 (4.55%) MCTS
4 2 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.27%) CISM
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.64%) XenDesktop
4 5 (11.36%) XenApp
5 4 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (45.45%) SCCM
2 19 (43.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (11.36%) ArcSight ESM
3 5 (11.36%) Backup Exec
3 5 (11.36%) QRadar
4 4 (9.09%) SCOM
4 4 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Citrix
3 9 (20.45%) VMware
4 7 (15.91%) AlgoSec
4 7 (15.91%) ScanSafe
5 6 (13.64%) Cisco
5 6 (13.64%) IBM
5 6 (13.64%) Qualys
5 6 (13.64%) Splunk
6 5 (11.36%) ArcSight
6 5 (11.36%) MapR
7 4 (9.09%) CA
8 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.55%) Apple
9 2 (4.55%) Avaya
9 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.55%) Google
9 2 (4.55%) Sophos
9 2 (4.55%) Varonis
10 1 (2.27%) Twitter