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 19 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.

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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 81 79 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Symantec 13 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.85% 0.85% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 1.74% 1.79% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate
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£364 £338 £224
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% +50.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £338 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £402 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £339 £389
% change year-on-year
+1.10% -12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.63 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -11.42%
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
749 613 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 48.76% 47.19% 53.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 353 391
Average daily rate £364 £350 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £232 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £487 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 18 61
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.74 £13.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £23.80 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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
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 19 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
Epsom - 4 - -
Redhill - 2 £320 -
Reigate - - - -
Staines - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - - 1
Guildford - - - - 1
Camberley - - - -
Dorking - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (66.67%) Windows
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
3 12 (50.00%) SAN
4 11 (45.83%) MS Office
5 10 (41.67%) VMware
6 9 (37.50%) UNIX
7 8 (33.33%) Finance
7 8 (33.33%) NAS
8 7 (29.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 7 (29.17%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (29.17%) Blackberry
9 6 (25.00%) HP
9 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (25.00%) Terminal Services
9 6 (25.00%) Solaris
9 6 (25.00%) Linux
9 6 (25.00%) Oracle
9 6 (25.00%) SQL
9 6 (25.00%) Sun
9 6 (25.00%) DNS
9 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
9 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (25.00%) NetBackup
9 6 (25.00%) Backup Exec
10 5 (20.83%) Banking
10 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (20.83%) Kaseya
10 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
10 5 (20.83%) SLA

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (12.50%) Lync
1 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Office
2 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) SAN
2 8 (33.33%) NAS
3 6 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (12.50%) SSH
4 3 (12.50%) LAN
4 3 (12.50%) WAN
4 3 (12.50%) FTP
4 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.33%) LDAP
5 2 (8.33%) DHCP
5 2 (8.33%) Firewall
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Support Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Support
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Blackberry
2 4 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (8.33%) Thin Client
4 2 (8.33%) HACMP
4 2 (8.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Clustering
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) UNIX
3 6 (25.00%) Solaris
3 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 3 (12.50%) Android
6 3 (12.50%) Mac OS X
7 2 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 3 (12.50%) ITSM
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL V2
4 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
3 2 (8.33%) C
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) MCTS
1 1 (4.17%) MCP
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 3 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (8.33%) NFS
6 2 (8.33%) XenApp
6 2 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 7 (29.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.33%) Control-M
3 2 (8.33%) OpenView
3 2 (8.33%) Puppet
3 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.17%) SCCM
4 1 (4.17%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) HP
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle
3 6 (25.00%) Sun
4 5 (20.83%) Kaseya
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (12.50%) Veritas
5 3 (12.50%) Apple
6 2 (8.33%) Dell
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix
6 2 (8.33%) IBM
6 2 (8.33%) Veeam
7 1 (4.17%) Cognos
7 1 (4.17%) SAP
7 1 (4.17%) CA
7 1 (4.17%) Informatica
7 1 (4.17%) Remedy
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