The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Swindon region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 46 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.23% 0.76% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 1.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £140 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+14.62% -4.10%
Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
173 129 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 40.05% 49.24% 54.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 101 151
Average daily rate £390 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £278 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £13.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £17.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Symantec
Wiltshire

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Symantec
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) BMC
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) BMC
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee