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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 116 116 129
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing Symantec 24 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.83% 0.78% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% 2.00% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 9
Median daily rate £356 £280 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.23% -25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £253 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £297 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £298 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 0
Median hourly rate - £20.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.21 £20.19 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-24.67% -1.53%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1180 1201 1392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.90% 38.98% 42.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 675 847
Median daily rate £363 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 95 83
Median hourly rate £23.50 £20.19 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% +30.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.06 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.24 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Bristol +24 22 £363 +29.46% 1
Dorset -2 1 - -
Wiltshire -2 1 £125 -59.34% 1
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 West region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 21 (48.84%) Solaris
1 21 (48.84%) NetApp
1 21 (48.84%) Veritas
1 21 (48.84%) Oracle RMAN
2 20 (46.51%) Oracle
2 20 (46.51%) Unix
3 18 (41.86%) NetBackup
4 17 (39.53%) Windows
5 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
5 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
6 13 (30.23%) VMware
7 10 (23.26%) Cisco
8 9 (20.93%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
8 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (18.60%) Project Management
10 7 (16.28%) Internet
10 7 (16.28%) Dell
10 7 (16.28%) Citrix
10 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
10 7 (16.28%) Migration
10 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
10 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
11 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
11 6 (13.95%) Disclosure Scotland
11 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
11 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
11 6 (13.95%) Freedom of Information Act
11 6 (13.95%) Freedom of Information
11 6 (13.95%) HP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (11.63%) IBM Domino
1 5 (11.63%) IBM Notes
1 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.65%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Acrobat
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Internet
2 5 (11.63%) DNS
2 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.30%) Firewall
4 3 (6.98%) DHCP
4 3 (6.98%) Network Security
5 2 (4.65%) SAN
5 2 (4.65%) VPN
6 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.33%) LAN
6 1 (2.33%) NAS
6 1 (2.33%) VLAN
6 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) DTS
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (11.63%) Billing
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Administrator
2 10 (23.26%) Operations Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (16.28%) Unix Administrator
4 7 (16.28%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Deskside Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Deskside Support
7 4 (9.30%) Deskside Support Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) IT Administrator
8 3 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Solaris Administrator
8 3 (6.98%) Solaris Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
1 6 (13.95%) Freedom of Information
1 6 (13.95%) Freedom of Information Act
1 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.63%) NHS
3 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.65%) Statistics
3 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Solaris
2 20 (46.51%) Unix
3 17 (39.53%) Windows
4 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
4 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
5 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
5 5 (11.63%) Windows 2000
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Vista
6 4 (9.30%) Linux
6 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
2 8 (18.60%) Project Management
3 7 (16.28%) Migration
4 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL
4 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
5 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.63%) Service Management
6 4 (9.30%) DevOps
7 3 (6.98%) Change Control
8 2 (4.65%) Application Virtualisation
9 1 (2.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (11.63%) SLA
3 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.63%) VMware ESX
3 5 (11.63%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.65%) BitLocker
4 2 (4.65%) Firmware
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.65%) vSphere
4 2 (4.65%) XenApp
5 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (48.84%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (41.86%) NetBackup
3 9 (20.93%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.65%) SCCM
4 2 (4.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) NetApp
1 21 (48.84%) Veritas
2 20 (46.51%) Oracle
3 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
4 13 (30.23%) VMware
5 10 (23.26%) Cisco
6 7 (16.28%) Citrix
6 7 (16.28%) Dell
7 6 (13.95%) HP
8 5 (11.63%) Adobe
8 5 (11.63%) Apple
8 5 (11.63%) Lotus
9 3 (6.98%) SAP
10 2 (4.65%) AppSense
10 2 (4.65%) CA
10 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.65%) CommVault
10 2 (4.65%) Intel Security
10 2 (4.65%) Sun
10 2 (4.65%) Wyse