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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 192 242 185
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -57
Contract jobs citing Symantec 55 30 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.31% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 1.48% 0.66% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 47
Median daily rate £345 £388 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £260 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £345 £343
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £14.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+44.82% -13.43%
Symantec
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
3728 4522 4744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.81% 47.44% 47.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2074 2481 2445
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 240 295
Median hourly rate £17.75 £21.55 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.63% +28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £11.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 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
Buckinghamshire +35 25 £350 -12.77% 1
Hampshire +31 9 £463 +19.35% 3
Surrey +19 8 £380 +16.03% 2
Kent - 6 £325 -
Berkshire 0 3 £380 -29.30% 4
Oxfordshire - 2 £326 -
West Sussex +13 1 £388 -4.90%
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 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 South East region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 68 (61.82%) Windows
2 60 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 52 (47.27%) VMware
4 48 (43.64%) Microsoft
5 39 (35.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 36 (32.73%) Windows Server
7 33 (30.00%) NetBackup
8 30 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (27.27%) Cisco
8 30 (27.27%) HP
9 28 (25.45%) DNS
9 28 (25.45%) Norton AntiVirus
10 23 (20.91%) ITIL
10 23 (20.91%) MS Exchange
11 22 (20.00%) Linux
11 22 (20.00%) Finance
11 22 (20.00%) Skype for Business
11 22 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (19.09%) Firewall
12 21 (19.09%) SAN
13 20 (18.18%) Unix
14 19 (17.27%) SQL Server
15 18 (16.36%) LAN
15 18 (16.36%) DHCP
15 18 (16.36%) TCP/IP
15 18 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003
16 17 (15.45%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (15.45%) Security Cleared
16 17 (15.45%) SCCM
16 17 (15.45%) Exchange Server 2010

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 23 (20.91%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 17 (15.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (8.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (6.36%) Drupal
7 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.91%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.91%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.91%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.45%) IaaS
1 6 (5.45%) Office 365
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.45%) DNS
2 21 (19.09%) Firewall
2 21 (19.09%) SAN
3 18 (16.36%) DHCP
3 18 (16.36%) LAN
3 18 (16.36%) TCP/IP
4 14 (12.73%) WAN
5 13 (11.82%) NAS
5 13 (11.82%) VPN
6 11 (10.00%) SMTP
7 9 (8.18%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (8.18%) Skype
8 8 (7.27%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (7.27%) Internet
8 8 (7.27%) Wireless
9 7 (6.36%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (6.36%) SSL
10 5 (4.55%) iSCSI
11 4 (3.64%) MPLS
11 4 (3.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.27%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.91%) DB2
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (8.18%) Legal
3 6 (5.45%) Electronics
3 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.82%) Back Office
4 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.91%) Marketing
5 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (15.45%) Administrator
2 13 (11.82%) Analyst
2 13 (11.82%) Consultant
3 11 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (10.00%) Storage Administrator
4 10 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (6.36%) Unix Administrator
6 6 (5.45%) Security Specialist
6 6 (5.45%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 6 (5.45%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (4.55%) Active Directory Consultant
7 5 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Information Security Specialist
7 5 (4.55%) Information Specialist
7 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Team Leader
7 5 (4.55%) VMware Consultant
7 5 (4.55%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.00%) SailPoint
2 8 (7.27%) 802.1X
3 7 (6.36%) SAML
4 4 (3.64%) .NET
4 4 (3.64%) ADO
5 2 (1.82%) VML
6 1 (0.91%) J2EE
6 1 (0.91%) JSP
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (6.36%) Clustering
3 7 (6.36%) CMDB
4 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.45%) Fat Client
4 6 (5.45%) HP Storage
4 6 (5.45%) Thin Client
5 5 (4.55%) Replication
6 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.73%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.82%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.82%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.91%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.91%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.91%) Life Science
9 1 (0.91%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 68 (61.82%) Windows
2 36 (32.73%) Windows Server
3 30 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (20.00%) Linux
4 22 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (18.18%) Unix
6 18 (16.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (11.82%) Solaris
7 13 (11.82%) Windows 7
8 12 (10.91%) Android
8 12 (10.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (8.18%) Windows 10
10 7 (6.36%) AIX
11 3 (2.73%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (1.82%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.91%) HPUX
13 1 (0.91%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (20.91%) ITIL
2 17 (15.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 16 (14.55%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 12 (10.91%) Data Loss Prevention
4 12 (10.91%) High Availability
5 11 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 10 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
6 10 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 9 (8.18%) Data Centre Operations
7 9 (8.18%) Information Security
7 9 (8.18%) Problem Management
8 8 (7.27%) Change Management
9 7 (6.36%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (6.36%) Scrum
9 7 (6.36%) Security Management
9 7 (6.36%) Service Management
9 7 (6.36%) SIEM
9 7 (6.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 7 (6.36%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.55%) PowerShell
2 11 (10.00%) VB
3 7 (6.36%) SQL
4 5 (4.55%) Korn
5 2 (1.82%) VBScript
6 1 (0.91%) C
6 1 (0.91%) Java
6 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.91%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) Degree
3 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.64%) MCSE
5 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.82%) RHCE
5 2 (1.82%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.91%) CCDE
6 1 (0.91%) CCIE
6 1 (0.91%) CEH
6 1 (0.91%) CISA
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.91%) CISM
6 1 (0.91%) CISSP
6 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.91%) MCITP
6 1 (0.91%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) JSP 440
1 3 (2.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 39 (35.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.82%) XenApp
4 9 (8.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (8.18%) vSphere
5 8 (7.27%) BitLocker
6 7 (6.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (6.36%) Veritas File System
7 6 (5.45%) VMware ESX
7 6 (5.45%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.64%) Firmware
8 4 (3.64%) NFS
9 2 (1.82%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.91%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 33 (30.00%) NetBackup
2 28 (25.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 17 (15.45%) SCCM
4 12 (10.91%) WSUS
5 11 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 10 (9.09%) AirWatch
7 9 (8.18%) Backup Exec
8 7 (6.36%) Nexpose
8 7 (6.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (5.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (3.64%) CA Spectrum
11 3 (2.73%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (2.73%) NetApp OnCommand
11 3 (2.73%) SCOM
12 2 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
13 1 (0.91%) BMC PATROL
13 1 (0.91%) EMC Navisphere
13 1 (0.91%) Nagios
13 1 (0.91%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 52 (47.27%) VMware
2 48 (43.64%) Microsoft
3 30 (27.27%) Cisco
3 30 (27.27%) HP
4 16 (14.55%) ArcSight
4 16 (14.55%) Intel Security
5 14 (12.73%) Red Hat
6 13 (11.82%) CA
6 13 (11.82%) Citrix
7 12 (10.91%) CheckPoint
8 11 (10.00%) Veritas
9 10 (9.09%) MobileIron
9 10 (9.09%) Oracle
9 10 (9.09%) Sun
10 9 (8.18%) Brocade
10 9 (8.18%) F5
10 9 (8.18%) Juniper
10 9 (8.18%) Splunk
11 8 (7.27%) AppSense
11 8 (7.27%) BMC
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