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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 221 217 191
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -26
Contract jobs citing Symantec 52 50 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.50% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 1.09% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 23
Median daily rate £434 £450 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.55% +87.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £280 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £551 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £295 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 12
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.53 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% -30.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.21 £20.34 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-25.25% -0.76%
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
4721 4593 4390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.96% 46.15% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2811 2462 2198
Median daily rate £400 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 251 257
Median hourly rate £20.25 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Surrey +4 14 £500 +25.00% 3
Berkshire -4 13 £500 +8.10% 6
Hampshire 0 12 £430 -27.11%
East Sussex +7 8 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +11 3 - - 1
Kent -20 2 £330 -29.21% 2
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
West Sussex - 1 £434 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 54 (58.06%) Windows
2 44 (47.31%) Microsoft
3 37 (39.78%) Active Directory
4 31 (33.33%) VMware
5 28 (30.11%) Backup Exec
6 26 (27.96%) MS Exchange
6 26 (27.96%) Linux
7 24 (25.81%) Finance
8 23 (24.73%) Unix
9 22 (23.66%) HP
9 22 (23.66%) IBM
9 22 (23.66%) Migration
10 21 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (21.51%) Norton AntiVirus
12 19 (20.43%) SAN
12 19 (20.43%) Change Management
12 19 (20.43%) TCP/IP
13 18 (19.35%) WAN
13 18 (19.35%) Security Cleared
14 17 (18.28%) NetBackup
14 17 (18.28%) Cisco
14 17 (18.28%) Red Hat
14 17 (18.28%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (18.28%) Windows 7
15 16 (17.20%) Windows Server
15 16 (17.20%) Intel Security
15 16 (17.20%) LAN
15 16 (17.20%) MS Office
16 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (16.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

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 26 (27.96%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.45%) Skype for Business
5 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.38%) IIS
5 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (3.23%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.15%) Apache
9 1 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (17.20%) MS Office
2 7 (7.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) Mimecast
2 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.23%) Office 365
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.08%) CloudBees
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.43%) SAN
1 19 (20.43%) TCP/IP
2 18 (19.35%) WAN
3 16 (17.20%) LAN
4 9 (9.68%) DNS
4 9 (9.68%) Internet
4 9 (9.68%) Wireless
5 8 (8.60%) Firewall
5 8 (8.60%) NAS
6 7 (7.53%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (5.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (5.38%) SSL
8 4 (4.30%) DHCP
8 4 (4.30%) Network Security
9 3 (3.23%) Broadband
9 3 (3.23%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.15%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.15%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (2.15%) VoIP
11 1 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) MySQL
2 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.15%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (25.81%) Finance
2 13 (13.98%) Legal
3 6 (6.45%) Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Advertising
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
4 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (32.26%) Analyst
2 13 (13.98%) Administrator
2 13 (13.98%) Consultant
2 13 (13.98%) Support Engineer
3 9 (9.68%) Architect
3 9 (9.68%) Service Analyst
3 9 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Support Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (7.53%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (7.53%) Security Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) Security Architect
6 6 (6.45%) Security Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Storage Administrator
6 6 (6.45%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Product Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) SIEM Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) ELK Stack
1 5 (5.38%) Web Services
2 2 (2.15%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.08%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.08%) CGI
3 1 (1.08%) LAMP
3 1 (1.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 11 (11.83%) Blackberry
2 11 (11.83%) Mathematics
3 9 (9.68%) AS400
3 9 (9.68%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (8.60%) Clustering
4 8 (8.60%) Data Centre
5 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (7.53%) EMC VNX
5 7 (7.53%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (5.38%) HACMP
7 4 (4.30%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (3.23%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.23%) Cryptography
8 3 (3.23%) Driving Licence
8 3 (3.23%) LPAR
8 3 (3.23%) PKI
8 3 (3.23%) Smart Meter
9 2 (2.15%) CLARiiON
9 2 (2.15%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 54 (58.06%) Windows
2 26 (27.96%) Linux
3 23 (24.73%) Unix
4 21 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (18.28%) Windows 7
6 16 (17.20%) Windows Server
7 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (15.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (12.90%) Windows XP
10 8 (8.60%) Solaris
11 6 (6.45%) AIX
11 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (3.23%) Debian
12 3 (3.23%) VMS
13 2 (2.15%) Android
14 1 (1.08%) CentOS
14 1 (1.08%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (1.08%) Fedora
14 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
14 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) Migration
2 19 (20.43%) Change Management
3 14 (15.05%) ITIL
4 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
5 11 (11.83%) Coaching
6 10 (10.75%) Information Security
6 10 (10.75%) SIEM
7 8 (8.60%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.60%) Service Management
8 7 (7.53%) Security Operations
9 6 (6.45%) DevOps
9 6 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (5.38%) Change Control
10 5 (5.38%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (5.38%) Open Source
10 5 (5.38%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (5.38%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.38%) Security Architecture
11 4 (4.30%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (4.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.90%) C
2 9 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.45%) SQL
4 5 (5.38%) Java
4 5 (5.38%) Perl
4 5 (5.38%) Shell Script
4 5 (5.38%) VBScript
5 4 (4.30%) AWK
5 4 (4.30%) Python
5 4 (4.30%) sed
5 4 (4.30%) VB
6 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.05%) MCP
3 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (10.75%) SC Cleared
5 8 (8.60%) MCSE
6 7 (7.53%) MCSA
7 4 (4.30%) NCDA
7 4 (4.30%) NCIE
7 4 (4.30%) NCSA
7 4 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.23%) CCAA
8 3 (3.23%) CCENT
8 3 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.15%) CCNA
9 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.15%) Degree
9 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.15%) VCP5
9 2 (2.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.08%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) SLA
2 4 (4.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.23%) FIPS 140-2
4 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 37 (39.78%) Active Directory
2 17 (18.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.90%) VMware ESX
4 8 (8.60%) vSphere
5 6 (6.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.30%) Veritas File System
6 4 (4.30%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.30%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (3.23%) ISA Server
7 3 (3.23%) NFS
7 3 (3.23%) XenApp
8 2 (2.15%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.08%) KVM
9 1 (1.08%) Postfix
9 1 (1.08%) qmail
9 1 (1.08%) Varnish
9 1 (1.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (1.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (30.11%) Backup Exec
2 20 (21.51%) Norton AntiVirus
3 17 (18.28%) NetBackup
4 15 (16.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 12 (12.90%) WSUS
6 9 (9.68%) HP SIM
7 8 (8.60%) Puppet
8 7 (7.53%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (7.53%) SCCM
9 6 (6.45%) Cacti
9 6 (6.45%) Nagios
9 6 (6.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (4.30%) SCOM
11 3 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (2.15%) ArcSight ESM
12 2 (2.15%) HP Data Protector
12 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Satellite
12 2 (2.15%) ServiceCenter
12 2 (2.15%) Tivoli
13 1 (1.08%) cPanel
Vendors
1 44 (47.31%) Microsoft
2 31 (33.33%) VMware
3 22 (23.66%) HP
3 22 (23.66%) IBM
4 17 (18.28%) Cisco
4 17 (18.28%) Red Hat
5 16 (17.20%) Intel Security
6 14 (15.05%) EMC
7 11 (11.83%) NetApp
8 10 (10.75%) Avaya
8 10 (10.75%) Citrix
8 10 (10.75%) Veritas
9 9 (9.68%) ArcSight
9 9 (9.68%) Becrypt
10 8 (8.60%) Dell
11 7 (7.53%) CheckPoint
11 7 (7.53%) Oracle
11 7 (7.53%) Tripwire
12 6 (6.45%) Brocade
12 6 (6.45%) CommVault
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