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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
England / South East
Rank 190 216 211
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Contract jobs citing Symantec 50 37 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.44% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 1.40% 0.93% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 24
Median daily rate £380 £388 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £200 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £334 £301
% change year-on-year
+9.36% +10.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £14.67
% change year-on-year
+40.84% +20.97%

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
3576 3962 4462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 49.98% 47.44% 48.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2062 2207 2336
Median daily rate £410 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 219 217
Median hourly rate £19.00 £37.50 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.33% +115.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.70 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Buckinghamshire +21 22 £370 +11.27% 3
Surrey +25 12 £400 +21.21% 1
Hampshire +15 9 £463 -6.32% 2
Berkshire +6 5 £363 -6.75% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £463 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 53 (58.89%) Active Directory
2 51 (56.67%) Windows
3 45 (50.00%) VMware
4 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
5 34 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (32.22%) NetBackup
6 29 (32.22%) Windows Server
7 27 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (28.89%) Cisco
9 25 (27.78%) HP
10 24 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
11 23 (25.56%) DNS
12 22 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 21 (23.33%) Linux
13 21 (23.33%) Finance
14 20 (22.22%) MS Exchange
15 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (21.11%) Skype for Business
15 19 (21.11%) Exchange Server 2010
16 18 (20.00%) LAN
17 17 (18.89%) Unix
18 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
18 16 (17.78%) SAN
18 16 (17.78%) Two-Factor Authentication
18 16 (17.78%) Multi-Factor Authentication
18 16 (17.78%) Data Centre
19 15 (16.67%) ITIL
19 15 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
20 14 (15.56%) Firewall
20 14 (15.56%) WAN

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 20 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 19 (21.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (21.11%) Skype for Business
3 12 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (7.78%) Drupal
6 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) MS Office
2 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) IaaS
2 4 (4.44%) Office 365
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.56%) DNS
2 18 (20.00%) LAN
3 16 (17.78%) SAN
4 14 (15.56%) DHCP
4 14 (15.56%) Firewall
4 14 (15.56%) WAN
5 12 (13.33%) NAS
5 12 (13.33%) SMTP
6 11 (12.22%) Cisco IOS
6 11 (12.22%) Skype
7 10 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 10 (11.11%) VPN
8 6 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (6.67%) Wireless
9 5 (5.56%) Internet
9 5 (5.56%) SSL
10 3 (3.33%) FTP
10 3 (3.33%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.33%) SSH
11 2 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (12.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.22%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (23.33%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Legal
3 6 (6.67%) Electronics
4 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.33%) Back Office
6 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Marketing
6 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (16.67%) Administrator
2 14 (15.56%) Consultant
3 13 (14.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (12.22%) Storage Administrator
5 11 (12.22%) Unix Administrator
6 10 (11.11%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 10 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 9 (10.00%) Analyst
8 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 7 (7.78%) Active Directory Engineer
10 6 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
11 5 (5.56%) Active Directory Consultant
11 5 (5.56%) VMware Consultant
11 5 (5.56%) Windows Consultant
12 4 (4.44%) Information Security Specialist
12 4 (4.44%) Information Specialist
12 4 (4.44%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
12 4 (4.44%) Senior VMware Engineer
12 4 (4.44%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.22%) SailPoint
2 7 (7.78%) SAML
3 6 (6.67%) 802.1X
4 4 (4.44%) .NET
4 4 (4.44%) ADO
5 2 (2.22%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Data Centre
2 11 (12.22%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (7.78%) CMDB
4 6 (6.67%) Fat Client
4 6 (6.67%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.33%) Clustering
5 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.22%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.22%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.22%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.22%) Replication
7 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (56.67%) Windows
2 29 (32.22%) Windows Server
3 27 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (23.33%) Linux
6 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (18.89%) Unix
8 13 (14.44%) Android
8 13 (14.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (13.33%) Solaris
10 9 (10.00%) Windows 7
11 7 (7.78%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.11%) HPUX
12 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.78%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 16 (17.78%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 15 (16.67%) ITIL
3 13 (14.44%) High Availability
4 12 (13.33%) Data Loss Prevention
4 12 (13.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 12 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.22%) Data Centre Operations
5 11 (12.22%) Service Delivery
6 10 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 9 (10.00%) Change Management
7 9 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 8 (8.89%) Change Control
9 7 (7.78%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (7.78%) Scrum
9 7 (7.78%) Security Hardening
9 7 (7.78%) Security Management
9 7 (7.78%) SIEM
9 7 (7.78%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.44%) PowerShell
1 13 (14.44%) VB
2 2 (2.22%) Perl
2 2 (2.22%) SQL
3 1 (1.11%) C
3 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.44%) MCSE
5 3 (3.33%) Degree
6 2 (2.22%) RHCE
6 2 (2.22%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.11%) CCDE
7 1 (1.11%) CCIE
7 1 (1.11%) CEH
7 1 (1.11%) CISA
7 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.11%) CISM
7 1 (1.11%) CISSP
7 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.11%) MCITP
7 1 (1.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (58.89%) Active Directory
2 34 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (12.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 11 (12.22%) Veritas File System
4 9 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (10.00%) XenApp
5 6 (6.67%) BitLocker
5 6 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.67%) XenDesktop
6 5 (5.56%) vSphere
7 4 (4.44%) Firmware
8 3 (3.33%) NFS
8 3 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.11%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (32.22%) NetBackup
2 24 (26.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (13.33%) AirWatch
3 12 (13.33%) WSUS
4 10 (11.11%) SCCM
5 9 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (7.78%) Backup Exec
7 5 (5.56%) Nexpose
7 5 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (4.44%) CA Spectrum
9 3 (3.33%) EMC Navisphere
9 3 (3.33%) Nagios
9 3 (3.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 2 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (1.11%) EdgeSight
11 1 (1.11%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (1.11%) SafeCom
11 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (1.11%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 45 (50.00%) VMware
2 39 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 26 (28.89%) Cisco
4 25 (27.78%) HP
5 14 (15.56%) Red Hat
6 13 (14.44%) CA
6 13 (14.44%) Intel Security
7 12 (13.33%) ArcSight
7 12 (13.33%) CheckPoint
7 12 (13.33%) MobileIron
7 12 (13.33%) Veritas
8 11 (12.22%) Oracle
8 11 (12.22%) Sun
9 9 (10.00%) Citrix
10 8 (8.89%) AppSense
10 8 (8.89%) Splunk
11 7 (7.78%) BMC
11 7 (7.78%) Juniper
11 7 (7.78%) SolarWinds
12 6 (6.67%) Sourcefire
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