The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 28 November 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.

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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 122 103 110
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Contract jobs citing Symantec 22 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.66% 0.54% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 1.55% 1.28% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 10
Average daily rate
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£450 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £272 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.74% -15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £36.40 £14.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £21.17 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.04% +20.94%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1415 934 1246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.21% 41.68% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 549 661
Average daily rate £375 £330 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 86 102
Average hourly rate £22.69 £20.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.45% -24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.21 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £31.02 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Symantec
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 across the South West region.

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Symantec
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 within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 November 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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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 -5 15 £450 +63.63%
Dorset +3 1 - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 3
Bristol - - - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
3 32 (71.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 31 (68.89%) VMware
5 29 (64.44%) Security Cleared
6 28 (62.22%) DHCP
6 28 (62.22%) DNS
7 26 (57.78%) ITIL
8 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (51.11%) HP
10 22 (48.89%) MS Excel
10 22 (48.89%) SCCM
10 22 (48.89%) NetBackup
11 21 (46.67%) Telecoms
12 20 (44.44%) DV Cleared
13 19 (42.22%) SLA
13 19 (42.22%) HP SIM
14 17 (37.78%) Windows 7
14 17 (37.78%) Firewall
15 15 (33.33%) Linux
16 14 (31.11%) Citrix
16 14 (31.11%) vSphere
16 14 (31.11%) Capacity Management
17 13 (28.89%) 3PAR
17 13 (28.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 12 (26.67%) MS Exchange
19 11 (24.44%) Windows XP
20 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 12 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.67%) Lync
5 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (48.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (62.22%) DHCP
1 28 (62.22%) DNS
2 17 (37.78%) Firewall
3 5 (11.11%) SAN
4 3 (6.67%) Wireless
5 2 (4.44%) SMS
5 2 (4.44%) VPN
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.22%) VoIP
6 1 (2.22%) WAN
6 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.22%) LAN
6 1 (2.22%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 21 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Military
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Systems Administrator
1 22 (48.89%) Administrator
2 13 (28.89%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 13 (28.89%) Storage Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Support Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) JSP
1 4 (8.89%) Software Packaging
2 3 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (2.22%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Statistics
1 2 (4.44%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) iPad
2 1 (2.22%) IBM XIV
2 1 (2.22%) PDA
2 1 (2.22%) iPhone
2 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.22%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 25 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (37.78%) Windows 7
4 15 (33.33%) Linux
5 13 (28.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (24.44%) Windows XP
7 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (17.78%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
9 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.22%) Android
9 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) ITIL
2 14 (31.11%) Capacity Management
3 9 (20.00%) System Testing
4 4 (8.89%) Compatibility Testing
4 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (8.89%) Software Distribution
4 4 (8.89%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Time Management
6 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) Change Control
6 2 (4.44%) Database Security
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.22%) High Availability
7 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.22%) ITSM
7 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) C
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (64.44%) Security Cleared
2 20 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 10 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.44%) MCITP
6 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (42.22%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.11%) vSphere
3 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (17.78%) XenDesktop
5 7 (15.56%) VMware ESX
6 6 (13.33%) XenApp
7 4 (8.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
9 2 (4.44%) VMware Server
9 2 (4.44%) XenServer
10 1 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (2.22%) UAG
10 1 (2.22%) MetaFrame
10 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 32 (71.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 22 (48.89%) SCCM
2 22 (48.89%) NetBackup
3 19 (42.22%) HP SIM
4 9 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (15.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (13.33%) SCOM
7 4 (8.89%) WSUS
7 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
8 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
8 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (2.22%) MOM
Vendors
1 39 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 31 (68.89%) VMware
3 23 (51.11%) HP
4 14 (31.11%) Citrix
5 13 (28.89%) 3PAR
6 5 (11.11%) Lumension
7 4 (8.89%) EMC
8 3 (6.67%) Cisco
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle
8 3 (6.67%) Apple
9 2 (4.44%) Juniper
9 2 (4.44%) McAfee
9 2 (4.44%) CommVault
9 2 (4.44%) IBM
9 2 (4.44%) SonicWALL
9 2 (4.44%) Meru Networks
9 2 (4.44%) Veeam
10 1 (2.22%) Acronis
10 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard
10 1 (2.22%) Dell
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