The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 55 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.57% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.21% 0.60% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-24.79% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.23 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.62% -12.98%
Symantec
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Vendors Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
248 167 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 47.42% 40.93% 49.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 95 96
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £244 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 16
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £15.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £68.25 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Symantec across the South Wales region.

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Symantec across the South Wales region.

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Caerphilly - - - -
Symantec
Wales

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Symantec also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Symantec.

1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Symantec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Symantec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Change Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) McAfee