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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 89 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing Symantec 9 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.75% 0.49% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% 1.06% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £305 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.27% -18.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £14.17 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+19.95% -8.56%
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
664 658 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 55.10% 46.08% 47.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 357 319
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 27 24
Average hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £12.28 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.25 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Epsom +3 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £550 -
Woking - 1 £100 - 1
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (62.50%) NetBackup
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) SAN
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (43.75%) MCP
5 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (43.75%) WSUS
6 6 (37.50%) Brocade
6 6 (37.50%) Change Management
6 6 (37.50%) Unix
6 6 (37.50%) Solaris
6 6 (37.50%) IIS
6 6 (37.50%) MCSE
6 6 (37.50%) MCSA
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (37.50%) EMC
6 6 (37.50%) Intel Security
6 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
6 6 (37.50%) EMC VNX
6 6 (37.50%) NAS
6 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (31.25%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (31.25%) Puppet
7 5 (31.25%) Active Directory

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (37.50%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) NAS
3 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (12.50%) DHCP
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (12.50%) FTP
5 2 (12.50%) SSH
5 2 (12.50%) VLAN
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (6.25%) Broadband
6 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Storage Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 4 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Web Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Web Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) ELK Stack
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) EMC VNX
1 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) CLARiiON
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) EqualLogic
3 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
3 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) Solaris
5 6 (37.50%) Unix
6 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (6.25%) Android
8 1 (6.25%) Debian
8 1 (6.25%) NetWare
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
8 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Change Management
2 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (25.00%) Change Control
3 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) High Availability
5 2 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.25%) MapReduce
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.25%) Security Hardening
6 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) MCP
2 6 (37.50%) MCSA
2 6 (37.50%) MCSE
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCITP
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) NCDA
4 1 (6.25%) NCIE
4 1 (6.25%) NCSA
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) NFS
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (12.50%) Veritas File System
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) NetBackup
1 10 (62.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (43.75%) WSUS
3 5 (31.25%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (31.25%) Puppet
4 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 4 (25.00%) Cacti
4 4 (25.00%) Nagios
5 3 (18.75%) SCCM
5 3 (18.75%) SCOM
6 2 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (6.25%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Brocade
2 6 (37.50%) EMC
2 6 (37.50%) Intel Security
2 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 4 (25.00%) CommVault
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 4 (25.00%) Sun
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) Dell
5 2 (12.50%) NetApp
5 2 (12.50%) Veritas
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) Lotus
6 1 (6.25%) Novell