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 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 209 194 178
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -16
Contract jobs citing Symantec 58 81 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.83% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 1.73% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 38 35
Median daily rate £350 £344 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £230 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 11
Median hourly rate £35.50 £21.55 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.73% +34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £20.73 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £21.55 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +19.35%
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
4246 4680 4373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.44% 47.81% 46.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2519 2694 2250
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 200 238
Median hourly rate £19.44 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.28% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.10 £42.50
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Berkshire +8 25 £360 -4.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +12 13 £319 +25.49%
Hampshire +1 12 £380 -13.14% 1
Surrey -3 7 £110 -72.06% 3
Home Counties +2 1 £285 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 78 (74.29%) Windows
2 48 (45.71%) Active Directory
3 47 (44.76%) Microsoft
3 47 (44.76%) VMware
4 38 (36.19%) Norton AntiVirus
5 37 (35.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 35 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 30 (28.57%) Backup Exec
7 30 (28.57%) Cisco
8 29 (27.62%) MS Exchange
9 28 (26.67%) HP
10 27 (25.71%) NetBackup
11 25 (23.81%) DNS
12 24 (22.86%) ITIL
13 23 (21.90%) Windows Server 2008
14 22 (20.95%) LAN
14 22 (20.95%) WAN
14 22 (20.95%) Finance
15 21 (20.00%) Firewall
15 21 (20.00%) SQL Server
15 21 (20.00%) TCP/IP
16 20 (19.05%) DHCP
17 19 (18.10%) PowerShell
18 18 (17.14%) SCCM
18 18 (17.14%) Unix
18 18 (17.14%) Windows 7
19 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2012
19 16 (15.24%) Linux
19 16 (15.24%) SAN
19 16 (15.24%) Intel Security

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 29 (27.62%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 12 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.90%) Apache
7 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.90%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.95%) IIS
8 1 (0.95%) iPlanet
8 1 (0.95%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.95%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (11.43%) MS Office
2 9 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) Mimecast
2 6 (5.71%) 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 25 (23.81%) DNS
2 22 (20.95%) LAN
2 22 (20.95%) WAN
3 21 (20.00%) Firewall
3 21 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 20 (19.05%) DHCP
5 16 (15.24%) SAN
6 14 (13.33%) Wireless
7 11 (10.48%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (9.52%) SMTP
8 10 (9.52%) SSL
9 9 (8.57%) NAS
10 8 (7.62%) VPN
11 7 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (6.67%) Internet
11 7 (6.67%) Skype
11 7 (6.67%) VoIP
12 6 (5.71%) iSCSI
13 5 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (10.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.86%) MySQL
6 1 (0.95%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.95%) DB2
6 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (20.95%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Legal
3 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.76%) Electronics
5 3 (2.86%) Banking
6 2 (1.90%) Advertising
6 2 (1.90%) Back Office
6 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.90%) Retail
7 1 (0.95%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (15.24%) Analyst
2 14 (13.33%) Consultant
3 13 (12.38%) Administrator
4 11 (10.48%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.57%) Architect
6 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.67%) Service Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Storage Administrator
7 7 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 5 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 5 (4.76%) Active Directory Consultant
9 5 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Product Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Security Architect
9 5 (4.76%) Security Specialist
9 5 (4.76%) VMware Consultant
9 5 (4.76%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.67%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.90%) Web Services
3 1 (0.95%) ADO
3 1 (0.95%) CGI
3 1 (0.95%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.95%) J2EE
3 1 (0.95%) JSP
3 1 (0.95%) LAMP
3 1 (0.95%) Middleware
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (0.95%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.95%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 9 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.67%) AS400
3 7 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.71%) Clustering
4 6 (5.71%) HP Storage
5 5 (4.76%) Replication
6 4 (3.81%) EMC VNX
7 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.90%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.90%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.90%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.90%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.90%) PKI
8 2 (1.90%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.90%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.90%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.95%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 78 (74.29%) Windows
2 35 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 23 (21.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (17.14%) Unix
4 18 (17.14%) Windows 7
5 16 (15.24%) Linux
5 16 (15.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (10.48%) Android
8 10 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (9.52%) Solaris
9 7 (6.67%) AIX
9 7 (6.67%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.81%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (2.86%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.90%) Debian
12 2 (1.90%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.95%) CentOS
13 1 (0.95%) Fedora
13 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) ITIL
2 15 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 13 (12.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 12 (11.43%) Information Security
5 11 (10.48%) Migration
6 9 (8.57%) Change Management
7 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 8 (7.62%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.62%) Mobile Device Management
8 7 (6.67%) Coaching
8 7 (6.67%) Data Centre Operations
8 7 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
9 6 (5.71%) Data Loss Prevention
9 6 (5.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 6 (5.71%) Programme Management
9 6 (5.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 6 (5.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 6 (5.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 5 (4.76%) Fault Management
10 5 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.10%) PowerShell
2 12 (11.43%) SQL
3 8 (7.62%) C
3 8 (7.62%) VB
4 6 (5.71%) VBScript
5 5 (4.76%) Korn
6 4 (3.81%) Java
7 2 (1.90%) Python
8 1 (0.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.62%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.67%) MCP
3 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.71%) Degree
5 3 (2.86%) MCSA
5 3 (2.86%) MCSE
6 2 (1.90%) CCAA
6 2 (1.90%) CCENT
6 2 (1.90%) CCNA
6 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.90%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.90%) MCITP
6 2 (1.90%) NCDA
6 2 (1.90%) NCIE
6 2 (1.90%) NCSA
7 1 (0.95%) CCSA
7 1 (0.95%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) JSP 440
2 3 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.90%) FIPS 140-2
4 1 (0.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (45.71%) Active Directory
2 37 (35.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.52%) vSphere
4 5 (4.76%) NFS
4 5 (4.76%) XenApp
5 3 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.90%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.95%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.95%) Postfix
7 1 (0.95%) qmail
7 1 (0.95%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (36.19%) Norton AntiVirus
2 30 (28.57%) Backup Exec
3 27 (25.71%) NetBackup
4 18 (17.14%) SCCM
5 16 (15.24%) WSUS
6 15 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 13 (12.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 10 (9.52%) SCOM
9 8 (7.62%) AirWatch
10 7 (6.67%) HP SIM
11 6 (5.71%) NetApp OnCommand
11 6 (5.71%) Nexpose
12 5 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
13 3 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
13 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
14 2 (1.90%) Cacti
14 2 (1.90%) EMC NetWorker
14 2 (1.90%) Nagios
14 2 (1.90%) Puppet
14 2 (1.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 47 (44.76%) Microsoft
1 47 (44.76%) VMware
2 30 (28.57%) Cisco
3 28 (26.67%) HP
4 16 (15.24%) Intel Security
5 15 (14.29%) IBM
6 13 (12.38%) EMC
7 12 (11.43%) F5
7 12 (11.43%) Red Hat
8 11 (10.48%) Brocade
8 11 (10.48%) NetApp
9 9 (8.57%) ArcSight
9 9 (8.57%) Citrix
9 9 (8.57%) Juniper
10 8 (7.62%) Avaya
10 8 (7.62%) MobileIron
11 7 (6.67%) Becrypt
11 7 (6.67%) Blue Coat
11 7 (6.67%) Veritas
12 6 (5.71%) GFI Software
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