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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 97 120 120
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Contract jobs citing Symantec 21 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.04% 0.51% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 2.12% 1.28% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 5
Median daily rate £450 £233 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.54% -48.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £388 £335
% change year-on-year
-8.38% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+44.82% -12.12%
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UK

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
991 1171 1091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 49.23% 40.20% 38.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 575 596 572
Median daily rate £340 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £22.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.06% -9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.90 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.25 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

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 2 December 2016.

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
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 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +13 13 £425 +257.14% 2
Edinburgh +20 4 £525 +52.17%
North Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Inverclyde -1 1 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
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Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 35 (72.92%) Windows
2 27 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 25 (52.08%) Finance
4 22 (45.83%) PowerShell
5 21 (43.75%) SCCM
6 20 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (31.25%) Windows 7
8 14 (29.17%) Windows 10
8 14 (29.17%) DNS
8 14 (29.17%) SQL
8 14 (29.17%) Citrix
9 13 (27.08%) VMware
10 12 (25.00%) Firewall
10 12 (25.00%) VBScript
10 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
11 11 (22.92%) ITIL
11 11 (22.92%) Linux
11 11 (22.92%) CISSP
11 11 (22.92%) XenDesktop
12 10 (20.83%) XenApp
12 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (20.83%) C#
12 10 (20.83%) DHCP
13 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (18.75%) Data Centre
13 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012

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 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (14.58%) Skype for Business
4 3 (6.25%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) G Suite
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) DNS
2 12 (25.00%) Firewall
3 10 (20.83%) DHCP
4 5 (10.42%) Network Security
5 2 (4.17%) Internet
5 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (2.08%) LAN
6 1 (2.08%) LDAP
6 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.08%) WAN
6 1 (2.08%) Wireless
6 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.42%) Apache Hive
3 5 (10.42%) Big Data
3 5 (10.42%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
1 5 (10.42%) JIRA
2 2 (4.17%) WinDbg
3 1 (2.08%) Fiddler
General
1 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Law
2 6 (12.50%) Publishing
3 4 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) International Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Consultant
1 12 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Security Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.33%) Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) CISSP Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) SIEM Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Splunk Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Regular Expression
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.58%) Blackberry
3 5 (10.42%) PKI
4 4 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) CMDB
5 1 (2.08%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 35 (72.92%) Windows
2 15 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (29.17%) Windows 10
4 11 (22.92%) Linux
5 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (16.67%) Unix
7 7 (14.58%) Windows Server
8 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (6.25%) Solaris
11 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
12 1 (2.08%) AIX
12 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (12.50%) BCP
3 6 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 6 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (12.50%) SIEM
4 5 (10.42%) Analytics
4 5 (10.42%) Anomaly Detection
4 5 (10.42%) SDLC
4 5 (10.42%) Statistical Modelling
5 4 (8.33%) Information Security
5 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.25%) Migration
6 3 (6.25%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (6.25%) Security Management
6 3 (6.25%) Threat Management
6 3 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) PowerShell
2 14 (29.17%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) VBScript
4 10 (20.83%) C#
5 6 (12.50%) Perl
5 6 (12.50%) Python
6 5 (10.42%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) CISSP
2 7 (14.58%) SANS
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.33%) A+ Certification
4 4 (8.33%) ACSA
4 4 (8.33%) CCENT
4 4 (8.33%) CCNA
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.33%) MCITP
4 4 (8.33%) MCSA
4 4 (8.33%) MCSE
4 4 (8.33%) MCTS
4 4 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.25%) CISM
5 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.08%) Degree
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) COBIT
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 27 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) XenDesktop
3 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.83%) XenApp
4 7 (14.58%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 21 (43.75%) SCCM
2 20 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (16.67%) SCOM
4 7 (14.58%) Backup Exec
4 7 (14.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 7 (14.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (10.42%) ArcSight ESM
5 5 (10.42%) QRadar
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.17%) Citrix
3 13 (27.08%) VMware
4 8 (16.67%) Splunk
5 7 (14.58%) CA
6 6 (12.50%) Cisco
6 6 (12.50%) IBM
6 6 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 5 (10.42%) ArcSight
7 5 (10.42%) MapR
8 4 (8.33%) Apple
8 4 (8.33%) Intel Security
9 3 (6.25%) Qualys
10 2 (4.17%) Avaya
10 2 (4.17%) EMC
10 2 (4.17%) Google
10 2 (4.17%) Oracle
10 2 (4.17%) Sophos
10 2 (4.17%) Varonis
11 1 (2.08%) AppSense
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £40 - £46 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago