The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 149 175 209
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +34
Contract jobs citing Symantec 100 70 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.09% 0.80% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 1.62% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 35 19
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£400 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.37% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £413 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 3
Average hourly rate £17.07 £19.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.56% +27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £37.50 £21.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.04 £20.00 £17.63
% change year-on-year
-14.82% +13.47%
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England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4289 4319 4989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.88% 49.27% 49.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2242 2190 2142
Average daily rate £350 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 258 292
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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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
Hampshire +39 51 £374 +23.55% 4
Berkshire +19 21 £350 - 11
Surrey -23 11 £546 +56.07% 8
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £363 -9.31% 2
Oxfordshire -2 5 £375 - 6
Middlesex -1 4 £550 +87.07% 1
West Sussex +3 2 £188 - 2
Sussex - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 1
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Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 106 (68.39%) Windows
2 89 (57.42%) Microsoft
3 82 (52.90%) Active Directory
4 55 (35.48%) VMware
5 51 (32.90%) MS Exchange
6 50 (32.26%) Citrix
7 46 (29.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 45 (29.03%) Windows 7
9 41 (26.45%) ITIL
10 40 (25.81%) Security Cleared
11 37 (23.87%) Blackberry
12 36 (23.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 35 (22.58%) Norton AntiVirus
14 34 (21.94%) Firewall
15 33 (21.29%) SAN
16 31 (20.00%) Cisco
17 29 (18.71%) NetBackup
17 29 (18.71%) Backup Exec
17 29 (18.71%) VMware Infrastructure
17 29 (18.71%) Exchange Server 2010
18 28 (18.06%) SC Cleared
18 28 (18.06%) SCCM
19 27 (17.42%) Microsoft Certification
20 25 (16.13%) DNS
20 25 (16.13%) MS Excel
20 25 (16.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 24 (15.48%) MCSE
22 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
22 23 (14.84%) HP
23 21 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2007

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 51 (32.90%) MS Exchange
2 29 (18.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (16.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 21 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (8.39%) SharePoint
7 12 (7.74%) Lync
8 10 (6.45%) IIS
9 6 (3.87%) Lotus Domino
10 5 (3.23%) IBM Notes
10 5 (3.23%) GlassFish
11 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (2.58%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 1 (0.65%) SAS
13 1 (0.65%) WorkSite
Applications
1 25 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.61%) MS Office
3 5 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Maximo
1 2 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.94%) Firewall
2 33 (21.29%) SAN
3 25 (16.13%) DNS
4 13 (8.39%) DHCP
5 10 (6.45%) VPN
6 9 (5.81%) WAN
7 8 (5.16%) Internet
7 8 (5.16%) LAN
8 7 (4.52%) MPLS
9 6 (3.87%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (3.87%) Network Security
10 5 (3.23%) NAS
11 4 (2.58%) IP Telephony
11 4 (2.58%) VoIP
11 4 (2.58%) SMTP
11 4 (2.58%) ADSL
12 3 (1.94%) DSL
12 3 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (1.94%) BIG-IP
12 3 (1.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.81%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (3.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 7
7 2 (1.29%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.65%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (1.29%) Toad
General
1 11 (7.10%) Finance
2 7 (4.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.58%) Banking
3 4 (2.58%) Dutch Language
4 3 (1.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.29%) Electronics
5 2 (1.29%) Back Office
5 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.29%) Military
5 2 (1.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (14.84%) Analyst
2 18 (11.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (11.61%) Consultant
2 18 (11.61%) Administrator
3 16 (10.32%) Support Analyst
4 12 (7.74%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 7 (4.52%) Architect
6 7 (4.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (3.87%) Security Engineer
7 6 (3.87%) Desktop Support
7 6 (3.87%) Technical Support
8 5 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (3.23%) Network Engineer
8 5 (3.23%) Windows Administrator
8 5 (3.23%) Storage Administrator
8 5 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (3.23%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.23%) Flash
2 4 (2.58%) Middleware
3 2 (1.29%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.65%) CSS
4 1 (0.65%) XML
4 1 (0.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.87%) Blackberry
2 16 (10.32%) Clustering
3 7 (4.52%) CLARiiON
4 6 (3.87%) Fat Client
4 6 (3.87%) Thin Client
5 5 (3.23%) Replication
5 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.58%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.58%) iPhone
6 4 (2.58%) EqualLogic
6 4 (2.58%) iPad
7 3 (1.94%) SCADA
8 2 (1.29%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.29%) DTV
8 2 (1.29%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.65%) W3C
9 1 (0.65%) Firmware
9 1 (0.65%) PKI
9 1 (0.65%) Life Science
9 1 (0.65%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 106 (68.39%) Windows
2 46 (29.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (29.03%) Windows 7
4 36 (23.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (10.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (9.68%) Windows XP
7 12 (7.74%) Windows 8
8 9 (5.81%) Windows 2000
8 9 (5.81%) UNIX
9 7 (4.52%) Android
10 6 (3.87%) Solaris
10 6 (3.87%) Linux
11 5 (3.23%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.58%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (2.58%) AIX
13 3 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (1.94%) SUSE
13 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (1.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.45%) ITIL
2 15 (9.68%) Migration
3 14 (9.03%) Project Management
4 12 (7.74%) Incident Management
4 12 (7.74%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (7.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (5.81%) Change Management
7 8 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (5.16%) Information Security
8 7 (4.52%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (3.87%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (3.87%) ITSM
10 5 (3.23%) Configuration Management
10 5 (3.23%) Web Development
10 5 (3.23%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.23%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.23%) Capacity Management
11 4 (2.58%) Data Migration
11 4 (2.58%) Change Control
11 4 (2.58%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.81%) Java
1 9 (5.81%) PowerShell
2 6 (3.87%) SQL
3 4 (2.58%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.58%) Perl
3 4 (2.58%) VBScript
4 3 (1.94%) C
4 3 (1.94%) Korn
5 2 (1.29%) VB
5 2 (1.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.65%) R
6 1 (0.65%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 40 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 28 (18.06%) SC Cleared
3 27 (17.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (15.48%) MCSE
5 17 (10.97%) DV Cleared
6 10 (6.45%) MCP
7 6 (3.87%) CCNA
7 6 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (3.23%) MCSA
9 4 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.58%) MCDST
10 2 (1.29%) MCTS
10 2 (1.29%) MCITP
11 1 (0.65%) CISSP
11 1 (0.65%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.65%) CISA
11 1 (0.65%) CISM
11 1 (0.65%) ACSA
11 1 (0.65%) CCENT
11 1 (0.65%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.97%) SLA
2 3 (1.94%) QA
3 2 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 82 (52.90%) Active Directory
2 29 (18.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (9.68%) vSphere
4 14 (9.03%) Hyper-V
5 13 (8.39%) VMware ESX
6 12 (7.74%) Terminal Services
7 11 (7.10%) XenApp
8 6 (3.87%) XenDesktop
9 5 (3.23%) vCloud
9 5 (3.23%) DFS Replication
10 4 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.58%) Xen
11 3 (1.94%) NLBS
11 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (1.29%) Brightmail
12 2 (1.29%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (1.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (1.29%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.65%) NFS
13 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 35 (22.58%) Norton AntiVirus
2 29 (18.71%) NetBackup
2 29 (18.71%) Backup Exec
3 28 (18.06%) SCCM
4 16 (10.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 14 (9.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 8 (5.16%) ARCserve
7 6 (3.87%) WSUS
8 5 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (3.23%) MOM
8 5 (3.23%) SCOM
9 4 (2.58%) HP SIM
10 3 (1.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 3 (1.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (1.94%) Puppet
10 3 (1.94%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.94%) WhatsUp Gold
11 2 (1.29%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.65%) EMC TimeFinder
12 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 89 (57.42%) Microsoft
2 55 (35.48%) VMware
3 50 (32.26%) Citrix
4 31 (20.00%) Cisco
5 23 (14.84%) HP
6 15 (9.68%) EMC
7 12 (7.74%) McAfee
8 11 (7.10%) Apple
9 9 (5.81%) Veritas
9 9 (5.81%) 3PAR
10 8 (5.16%) Veeam
10 8 (5.16%) Altiris
10 8 (5.16%) IronPort
11 7 (4.52%) CA
11 7 (4.52%) MobileIron
12 6 (3.87%) RightFax
12 6 (3.87%) Sophos
12 6 (3.87%) Lotus
12 6 (3.87%) Remedy
13 5 (3.23%) IBM
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