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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 217 172 194
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +22
Contract jobs citing Symantec 52 91 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.98% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 2.06% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 19
Median daily rate £383 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £300 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 10
Median hourly rate £32.50 £21.55 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.81% +65.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £12.50 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £21.55 £16.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £14.35
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +40.71%
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
4367 4407 4234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.65% 47.44% 47.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2557 2417 2096
Median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 228 232
Median hourly rate £19.61 £19.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.56% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.17 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 28 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Symantec Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 June 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
Hampshire +12 22 £380 -15.55% 2
Berkshire -33 11 £195 -54.65% 2
Surrey -9 10 £395 +1.93% 2
East Sussex +11 4 - - 1
Buckinghamshire +3 4 £450 +41.73% 2
Kent +4 1 £434 -15.31%
Home Counties +3 1 £285 -
West Sussex - 1 £434 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 70 (66.67%) Windows
2 46 (43.81%) Microsoft
2 46 (43.81%) VMware
3 42 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 39 (37.14%) Backup Exec
5 33 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
7 29 (27.62%) Windows Server
8 28 (26.67%) Finance
9 27 (25.71%) Unix
10 26 (24.76%) MS Exchange
10 26 (24.76%) HP
11 25 (23.81%) Cisco
11 25 (23.81%) IBM
11 25 (23.81%) Linux
12 24 (22.86%) SAN
13 22 (20.95%) ITIL
14 21 (20.00%) Intel Security
14 21 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 20 (19.05%) TCP/IP
16 19 (18.10%) WAN
16 19 (18.10%) Red Hat
16 19 (18.10%) Change Management
16 19 (18.10%) NetBackup
17 18 (17.14%) LAN
17 18 (17.14%) DNS
18 17 (16.19%) Firewall
18 17 (16.19%) Migration
19 16 (15.24%) EMC
19 16 (15.24%) SQL Server

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 (24.76%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (3.81%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.90%) Apache
7 2 (1.90%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.95%) IIS
8 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (14.29%) MS Office
2 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.57%) Mimecast
2 5 (4.76%) Office 365
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.95%) CloudBees
4 1 (0.95%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.86%) SAN
2 20 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 19 (18.10%) WAN
4 18 (17.14%) DNS
4 18 (17.14%) LAN
5 17 (16.19%) Firewall
6 14 (13.33%) Wireless
7 13 (12.38%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (11.43%) DHCP
9 11 (10.48%) Internet
9 11 (10.48%) NAS
10 9 (8.57%) SSL
11 7 (6.67%) VoIP
12 6 (5.71%) VPN
13 5 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (4.76%) iSCSI
13 5 (4.76%) Network Security
13 5 (4.76%) SNMP
14 3 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
14 3 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.81%) MySQL
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.90%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.90%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.95%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 28 (26.67%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Legal
3 6 (5.71%) Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Advertising
4 3 (2.86%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (21.90%) Analyst
2 18 (17.14%) Administrator
3 14 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 10 (9.52%) Architect
4 10 (9.52%) Storage Administrator
4 10 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (8.57%) Service Analyst
5 9 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (6.67%) Consultant
7 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (5.71%) Security Architect
7 6 (5.71%) Security Engineer
7 6 (5.71%) Storage Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Product Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Security Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Team Leader
9 4 (3.81%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.90%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.95%) CGI
3 1 (0.95%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.95%) LAMP
3 1 (0.95%) Middleware
3 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 11 (10.48%) Blackberry
3 10 (9.52%) Clustering
4 9 (8.57%) AS400
4 9 (8.57%) Mathematics
5 8 (7.62%) Management Information System
6 7 (6.67%) Data Centre
6 7 (6.67%) EMC VNX
7 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (4.76%) HP Storage
8 5 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (3.81%) HACMP
9 4 (3.81%) Replication
10 3 (2.86%) Algorithms
10 3 (2.86%) Cryptography
10 3 (2.86%) Driving Licence
10 3 (2.86%) PKI
10 3 (2.86%) Smart Meter
11 2 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (1.90%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 70 (66.67%) Windows
2 29 (27.62%) Windows Server
3 27 (25.71%) Unix
4 25 (23.81%) Linux
5 21 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (15.24%) Windows 7
7 15 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (10.48%) Solaris
8 11 (10.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (9.52%) AIX
9 10 (9.52%) Windows XP
10 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (3.81%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (2.86%) Debian
13 2 (1.90%) Android
13 2 (1.90%) VMS
14 1 (0.95%) CentOS
14 1 (0.95%) Fedora
14 1 (0.95%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.95%) ITIL
2 19 (18.10%) Change Management
3 17 (16.19%) Migration
4 13 (12.38%) Information Security
5 12 (11.43%) Mentoring
6 11 (10.48%) Coaching
7 9 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (7.62%) Service Management
9 7 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 7 (6.67%) SIEM
9 7 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
10 6 (5.71%) High Availability
10 6 (5.71%) Programme Management
11 5 (4.76%) Build Automation
11 5 (4.76%) Fault Management
11 5 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (4.76%) Prototyping
11 5 (4.76%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.76%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 5 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.43%) SQL
2 10 (9.52%) C
2 10 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.71%) VBScript
4 5 (4.76%) Java
4 5 (4.76%) Korn
5 4 (3.81%) Perl
5 4 (3.81%) Python
5 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.86%) AWK
6 3 (2.86%) sed
7 1 (0.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.52%) MCP
3 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.62%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.81%) MCSA
4 4 (3.81%) NCDA
4 4 (3.81%) NCIE
4 4 (3.81%) NCSA
5 3 (2.86%) CCAA
5 3 (2.86%) CCENT
5 3 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (2.86%) Degree
5 3 (2.86%) MCSE
5 3 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.90%) CCNA
6 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.90%) MCITP
6 2 (1.90%) VCP5
6 2 (1.90%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) SLA
2 5 (4.76%) JSP 440
3 4 (3.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.86%) FIPS 140-2
5 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 33 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.43%) VMware ESX
3 12 (11.43%) vSphere
4 7 (6.67%) XenApp
5 6 (5.71%) NFS
5 6 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.86%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.86%) Veritas File System
8 3 (2.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (2.86%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.90%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.95%) qmail
10 1 (0.95%) Varnish
10 1 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 39 (37.14%) Backup Exec
2 30 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 19 (18.10%) NetBackup
4 14 (13.33%) SCCM
4 14 (13.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 14 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 14 (13.33%) WSUS
5 10 (9.52%) SCOM
6 9 (8.57%) HP SIM
7 5 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
8 4 (3.81%) Nexpose
8 4 (3.81%) Puppet
9 3 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (2.86%) Tivoli
10 2 (1.90%) Cacti
10 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (1.90%) Nagios
10 2 (1.90%) ServiceCenter
10 2 (1.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 46 (43.81%) Microsoft
1 46 (43.81%) VMware
2 26 (24.76%) HP
3 25 (23.81%) Cisco
3 25 (23.81%) IBM
4 21 (20.00%) Intel Security
5 19 (18.10%) Red Hat
6 16 (15.24%) EMC
7 15 (14.29%) NetApp
8 14 (13.33%) Brocade
9 13 (12.38%) Citrix
10 12 (11.43%) Veritas
11 10 (9.52%) ArcSight
11 10 (9.52%) Avaya
12 9 (8.57%) Becrypt
12 9 (8.57%) F5
13 8 (7.62%) Juniper
13 8 (7.62%) Oracle
14 7 (6.67%) LogRhythm
15 6 (5.71%) CheckPoint
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