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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 45 67 55
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Contract jobs citing Symantec 4 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.85% 0.17% 1.99%
As % of the Vendors category 1.84% 0.49% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 10
Median daily rate £375 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 - £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £289 £300
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £13.92
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +44.98%
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
217 203 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 45.88% 34.76% 39.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 142 172
Median daily rate £359 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.04% -12.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £9.00 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.88 £17.50 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
Bridgend - 1 £400 -
Cardiff - 1 £325 - 1
Symantec
Wales

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (50.00%) arcserve
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) HPUX
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) InterSystems
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Trend Micro

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) HPUX Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) HPUX
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (16.67%) NFS
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 4 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) arcserve
2 3 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) InterSystems
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Trend Micro
4 1 (16.67%) Altiris
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos