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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 117 110 100
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing Symantec 14 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.49% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 1.35% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 5
Average daily rate £321 £140 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+129.46% -65.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £113 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £310 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -10.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £15.35
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -8.80%
Symantec
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
1054 964 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 41.25% 36.34% 38.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 517 403
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 33
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.77 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.79% +0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £48.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -10 6 £321 - 1
Renfrewshire -4 4 £410 +192.85% 1
Glasgow +6 3 £205 -33.95% 1
Inverclyde -2 1 - -
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server
3 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 13 (50.00%) ITIL
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
5 11 (42.31%) Clustering
5 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
6 10 (38.46%) DNS
7 9 (34.62%) DHCP
7 9 (34.62%) SCCM
7 9 (34.62%) SCOM
7 9 (34.62%) WSUS
8 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
8 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (30.77%) SAN
9 7 (26.92%) CA
9 7 (26.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 7 (26.92%) HTTPS
9 7 (26.92%) HTTP
9 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
9 7 (26.92%) NetBackup
9 7 (26.92%) Firewall
9 7 (26.92%) NAS
9 7 (26.92%) iSCSI
9 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
9 7 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (26.92%) Software Distribution
9 7 (26.92%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (26.92%) Public Cloud

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
4 2 (7.69%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) DNS
2 9 (34.62%) DHCP
3 8 (30.77%) SAN
4 7 (26.92%) Firewall
4 7 (26.92%) HTTP
4 7 (26.92%) HTTPS
4 7 (26.92%) iSCSI
4 7 (26.92%) NAS
5 2 (7.69%) NetScaler
5 2 (7.69%) VoIP
5 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) IT Support
3 3 (11.54%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Server Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Clustering
2 7 (26.92%) Public Cloud
3 2 (7.69%) AS400
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.69%) CMDB
3 2 (7.69%) iSeries
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows Server
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
7 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (26.92%) Software Distribution
3 6 (23.08%) ITSM
4 5 (19.23%) OO
4 5 (19.23%) Service Management
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
7 1 (3.85%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) Jython
3 4 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) Degree
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) SCCM
1 9 (34.62%) SCOM
1 9 (34.62%) WSUS
2 7 (26.92%) NetBackup
2 7 (26.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (23.08%) Backup Exec
4 5 (19.23%) Nagios
5 4 (15.38%) BladeLogic
5 4 (15.38%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 4 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (15.38%) Puppet
5 4 (15.38%) SCOrch
6 2 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (3.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) CA
3 6 (23.08%) Citrix
3 6 (23.08%) Dell
3 6 (23.08%) HP
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco
4 5 (19.23%) VMware
5 4 (15.38%) BMC
6 2 (7.69%) AppSense
6 2 (7.69%) Intel Security
6 2 (7.69%) IronPort
6 2 (7.69%) Lotus
6 2 (7.69%) RightFax
7 1 (3.85%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.85%) FireEye
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) Veeam
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