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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
England / South East
Rank 205 218 224
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Contract jobs citing Symantec 38 45 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.52% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 1.06% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 24
Median daily rate £376 £408 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.66% +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £200 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £341 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +9.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £14.17
% change year-on-year
+61.76% +19.95%

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
3744 4255 4610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 49.36% 48.84% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2165 2472 2415
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 217 205
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £17.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.62% +140.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.58 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.85 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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
Surrey +10 13 £400 +21.21% 2
Buckinghamshire +7 11 £353 +4.44% 1
Berkshire +7 9 £363 -14.70%
Hampshire -7 3 - - 1
West Sussex -11 2 £400 -1.84% 1
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 45 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 44 (48.89%) Windows
3 38 (42.22%) VMware
4 33 (36.67%) Microsoft
5 31 (34.44%) Linux
6 30 (33.33%) NetBackup
7 27 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (30.00%) Finance
8 25 (27.78%) Unix
9 23 (25.56%) SAN
9 23 (25.56%) Red Hat
9 23 (25.56%) Windows Server
10 21 (23.33%) HP
10 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (22.22%) High Availability
11 20 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
11 20 (22.22%) Oracle
12 19 (21.11%) Solaris
12 19 (21.11%) Veritas
12 19 (21.11%) NAS
13 18 (20.00%) Veritas File System
13 18 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 18 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
13 18 (20.00%) ITIL
13 18 (20.00%) Sun
14 17 (18.89%) DNS
14 17 (18.89%) Service Delivery
14 17 (18.89%) Problem Management
15 16 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 16 (17.78%) Cisco

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 12 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 7 (7.78%) Drupal
5 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.22%) Apache
8 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) MS Office
2 7 (7.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
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%) SAN
2 19 (21.11%) NAS
3 17 (18.89%) DNS
4 12 (13.33%) Firewall
5 11 (12.22%) LAN
5 11 (12.22%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.89%) DHCP
6 8 (8.89%) VPN
7 7 (7.78%) WAN
8 4 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (4.44%) FTP
8 4 (4.44%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.44%) Skype
8 4 (4.44%) SMTP
8 4 (4.44%) SSH
8 4 (4.44%) Wireless
9 3 (3.33%) Internet
9 3 (3.33%) SSL
10 2 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.33%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (30.00%) Finance
2 14 (15.56%) Legal
3 4 (4.44%) Back Office
4 1 (1.11%) Electronics
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
4 1 (1.11%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (23.33%) Administrator
2 18 (20.00%) Storage Administrator
2 18 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 18 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
3 16 (17.78%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 16 (17.78%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 12 (13.33%) Analyst
5 11 (12.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Active Directory Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Solaris Administrator
6 5 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.44%) Developer
7 4 (4.44%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 4 (4.44%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.44%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.44%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.22%) SailPoint
2 7 (7.78%) SAML
3 4 (4.44%) .NET
3 4 (4.44%) 802.1X
4 3 (3.33%) ADO
5 2 (2.22%) Memcached
5 2 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.11%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 12 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.78%) CMDB
4 6 (6.67%) Fat Client
4 6 (6.67%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.44%) Clustering
6 3 (3.33%) EMC VNX
6 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.33%) PKI
7 2 (2.22%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.22%) Replication
7 2 (2.22%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.11%) iPad
8 1 (1.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 44 (48.89%) Windows
2 31 (34.44%) Linux
3 25 (27.78%) Unix
4 23 (25.56%) Windows Server
5 21 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (21.11%) Solaris
7 16 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (11.11%) Windows 7
11 7 (7.78%) Windows 10
12 4 (4.44%) Android
13 1 (1.11%) AIX
13 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.11%) HPUX
13 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.22%) High Availability
2 18 (20.00%) ITIL
3 17 (18.89%) Problem Management
3 17 (18.89%) Service Delivery
4 15 (16.67%) Change Management
5 14 (15.56%) Change Control
6 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.00%) Service Management
8 8 (8.89%) Data Loss Prevention
9 7 (7.78%) Multi-Factor Authentication
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%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 7 (7.78%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (6.67%) Incident Management
10 6 (6.67%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.56%) VB
3 3 (3.33%) Perl
4 2 (2.22%) Java
4 2 (2.22%) Python
4 2 (2.22%) SQL
5 1 (1.11%) C
5 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.44%) MCSE
5 2 (2.22%) RHCE
5 2 (2.22%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.11%) CCDE
6 1 (1.11%) CCIE
6 1 (1.11%) CEH
6 1 (1.11%) CISA
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.11%) CISM
6 1 (1.11%) CISSP
6 1 (1.11%) Degree
6 1 (1.11%) MCITP
6 1 (1.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) SLA
2 2 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.11%) PMO
System Software
1 45 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 18 (20.00%) Veritas File System
4 11 (12.22%) XenApp
5 10 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (8.89%) BitLocker
7 6 (6.67%) VMware ESX
7 6 (6.67%) vSphere
7 6 (6.67%) XenDesktop
8 5 (5.56%) Firmware
9 4 (4.44%) NFS
9 4 (4.44%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (2.22%) Corosync
10 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
10 2 (2.22%) Terminal Services
10 2 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 30 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 20 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (12.22%) SCCM
4 9 (10.00%) Backup Exec
5 8 (8.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (6.67%) WSUS
7 5 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (4.44%) AirWatch
8 4 (4.44%) CA Spectrum
8 4 (4.44%) EMC Navisphere
8 4 (4.44%) Nagios
8 4 (4.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (3.33%) Nexpose
10 2 (2.22%) Ansible
10 2 (2.22%) EdgeSight
10 2 (2.22%) Pacemaker
10 2 (2.22%) Puppet
10 2 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (1.11%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 38 (42.22%) VMware
2 33 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 23 (25.56%) Red Hat
4 21 (23.33%) HP
5 20 (22.22%) Oracle
6 19 (21.11%) Veritas
7 18 (20.00%) Sun
8 16 (17.78%) Cisco
9 14 (15.56%) Intel Security
10 13 (14.44%) CA
11 12 (13.33%) CheckPoint
12 11 (12.22%) Citrix
13 10 (11.11%) ArcSight
14 8 (8.89%) AppSense
14 8 (8.89%) Splunk
15 7 (7.78%) BMC
15 7 (7.78%) SolarWinds
16 6 (6.67%) NetApp
16 6 (6.67%) Wyse
17 5 (5.56%) IBM
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