The table below looks at the statistics for Symantec Endpoint Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec Endpoint Protection over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Endpoint Protection
Rank 136 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 11 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.13% -
As % of the Systems Management category 4.47% 1.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £280
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +69.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
246 152 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.53% 6.44% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 78 124
Average daily rate £425 £308 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.21% -16.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 11
Average hourly rate £24.00 £14.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.71% -26.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £13.50 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £31.38 £46.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Symantec Endpoint Protection Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Symantec Endpoint Protection Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Symantec Endpoint Protection Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -6 11 £450 -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Symantec Endpoint Protection
England

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 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 Endpoint Protection.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) Symantec
2 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (84.00%) DHCP
3 21 (84.00%) DNS
4 16 (64.00%) ITIL
4 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
5 15 (60.00%) DV Cleared
5 15 (60.00%) NetBackup
5 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (60.00%) HP SIM
5 15 (60.00%) SLA
5 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (60.00%) HP
5 15 (60.00%) VMware
6 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
6 14 (56.00%) SCCM
7 13 (52.00%) Telecoms
8 11 (44.00%) Firewall
8 11 (44.00%) Linux
8 11 (44.00%) 3PAR
8 11 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (44.00%) vSphere
8 11 (44.00%) Capacity Management
9 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
10 9 (36.00%) System Testing
10 9 (36.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (36.00%) MSI
11 7 (28.00%) Windows XP

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 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 Endpoint Protection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (84.00%) DHCP
1 21 (84.00%) DNS
2 11 (44.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MSI
General
1 13 (52.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (60.00%) Administrator
2 11 (44.00%) Storage Administrator
2 11 (44.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 8 (32.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) JSP
1 1 (4.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (44.00%) Linux
4 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (28.00%) Windows XP
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Vista
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) Capacity Management
3 9 (36.00%) System Testing
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (4.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (60.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) vSphere
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
5 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 15 (60.00%) NetBackup
1 15 (60.00%) HP SIM
2 14 (56.00%) SCCM
3 7 (28.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (24.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (16.00%) SCOM
6 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Symantec
2 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (60.00%) HP
3 15 (60.00%) VMware
4 11 (44.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) Lumension