The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 35 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 10 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.24% 0.93% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.38% 1.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate
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£370 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
186 151 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 41.61% 46.75% 50.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 120 149
Average daily rate £420 £398 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 6
Average hourly rate £22.69 £14.02 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.89% -11.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £14.03 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) MSI
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (90.00%) SCCM
2 9 (90.00%) System Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 9 (90.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (70.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Vista
4 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) DHCP
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 6 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) SMS
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
7 1 (10.00%) SAN
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (10.00%) EMC
7 1 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
7 1 (10.00%) Veeam
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) XenApp

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) System Testing
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) SCCM
1 9 (90.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (70.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Veeam
3 1 (10.00%) EMC