The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 72 59 84
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Contract jobs citing Symantec 13 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.01% 2.19% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.98% 4.17% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 0
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£160 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.86% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +56.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.51% -2.50%
Symantec
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
657 672 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 51.29% 52.58% 48.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 385 311
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 40 61
Average hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% -15.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Dorking - 3 - - 1
Guildford - 1 - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Staines - - - -
Egham - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
4 14 (43.75%) ITIL
5 13 (40.63%) UNIX
5 13 (40.63%) Citrix
5 13 (40.63%) Firewall
5 13 (40.63%) Windows 7
6 11 (34.38%) NetBackup
6 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
7 10 (31.25%) Terminal Services
8 9 (28.13%) Tivoli
8 9 (28.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 9 (28.13%) IBM
8 9 (28.13%) Blackberry
8 9 (28.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (28.13%) VMware
9 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity
9 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (25.00%) Resource Management
9 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
9 8 (25.00%) Intel
9 8 (25.00%) VPN
9 8 (25.00%) MS Office
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco
10 7 (21.88%) SAN
10 7 (21.88%) Apple
10 7 (21.88%) McAfee
10 7 (21.88%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (21.88%) iPad

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 9 (28.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Lync
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Office
2 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Firewall
2 8 (25.00%) VPN
3 7 (21.88%) SAN
4 2 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Toad
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (21.88%) Dutch Language
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Administrator
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Data Centre Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) DBA
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Server Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.13%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Blackberry
2 7 (21.88%) iPad
2 7 (21.88%) iPhone
3 3 (9.38%) Fat Client
3 3 (9.38%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.25%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) UNIX
2 13 (40.63%) Windows 7
3 7 (21.88%) Apple iOS
4 6 (18.75%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.25%) Solaris
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 8 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 8 (25.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 3 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.13%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) Java
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C
2 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CCNA
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) Terminal Services
3 9 (28.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (9.38%) XenApp
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) NetBackup
2 9 (28.13%) Tivoli
3 7 (21.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (18.75%) Backup Exec
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) Citrix
3 9 (28.13%) IBM
3 9 (28.13%) VMware
4 8 (25.00%) Intel
5 7 (21.88%) Cisco
5 7 (21.88%) Apple
5 7 (21.88%) McAfee
5 7 (21.88%) Altiris
6 6 (18.75%) Veeam
7 2 (6.25%) Veritas
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle
7 2 (6.25%) Kaseya
8 1 (3.13%) RightFax
8 1 (3.13%) HP
8 1 (3.13%) Baan