The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 41 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Symantec 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.79% 0.45% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 3.82% 1.16% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £369
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.40 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
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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 Somerset region.

Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
157 86 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 46.87% 38.91% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 49 54
Average daily rate £325 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £172 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 7
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.30 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +93.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Middleware
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) CommVault
4 3 (50.00%) McAfee
4 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Statistics
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Change Control
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Database Security
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) ITSM
5 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) IBM XIV
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Database Security
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) XenServer
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) McAfee
2 3 (50.00%) CommVault
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp