The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 1 July 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 78 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 45 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.13% 0.76% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.07% 1.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 37 4 0
Median daily rate £250 £269 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £14.35
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +40.71%
Symantec
North East

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

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
888 269 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 61.67% 41.13% 47.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 153 137
Median daily rate £280 £288 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.60% +2.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £473 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 31 11
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.86 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.09% -44.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £31.85 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 45 £250 -6.97%
Symantec
North East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 44 (91.67%) Windows
2 33 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 27 (56.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 27 (56.25%) NetBackup
4 26 (54.17%) HP
4 26 (54.17%) ITIL
4 26 (54.17%) Linux
5 24 (50.00%) AIX
5 24 (50.00%) Solaris
6 22 (45.83%) Unix
6 22 (45.83%) HP Data Protector
7 20 (41.67%) Security Cleared
7 20 (41.67%) VMware
7 20 (41.67%) Tivoli
7 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
8 19 (39.58%) Service Delivery
8 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (37.50%) Problem Management
9 18 (37.50%) Release Management
9 18 (37.50%) Change Management
9 18 (37.50%) HPUX
10 16 (33.33%) SC Cleared
10 16 (33.33%) vSphere
10 16 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
11 15 (31.25%) DNS
11 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (31.25%) BPSS Clearance
12 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (29.17%) Citrix

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.17%) iPlanet
2 2 (4.17%) MQSeries
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Office
2 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) DNS
2 14 (29.17%) DHCP
3 2 (4.17%) BIG-IP
3 2 (4.17%) Firewall
3 2 (4.17%) FTP
3 2 (4.17%) LDAP
3 2 (4.17%) NAS
3 2 (4.17%) SAN
3 2 (4.17%) Skype
3 2 (4.17%) SSH
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) VoIP
4 1 (2.08%) HTTP
4 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) DB2
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.08%) SAP HANA
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Backup Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Storage Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Security Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Support Technician
6 3 (6.25%) Storage Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.17%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Messaging Support
7 2 (4.17%) Messaging Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Server Support
7 2 (4.17%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Tivoli Support
8 1 (2.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Chief Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) J2EE
1 2 (4.17%) JSP
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) Grid Computing
2 2 (4.17%) HP Storage
2 2 (4.17%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) PKI
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (91.67%) Windows
2 26 (54.17%) Linux
3 24 (50.00%) AIX
3 24 (50.00%) Solaris
4 22 (45.83%) Unix
5 20 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (37.50%) HPUX
8 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
11 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) ITIL
2 19 (39.58%) Service Delivery
3 18 (37.50%) Change Management
3 18 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 18 (37.50%) Release Management
4 16 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (20.83%) Security Management
6 4 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (8.33%) Software Deployment
7 3 (6.25%) ITSM
8 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.17%) Project Management
8 2 (4.17%) QMS
8 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma
8 2 (4.17%) Time Management
8 2 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.08%) Change Control
9 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.08%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) Java
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 16 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 15 (31.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (14.58%) Degree
5 3 (6.25%) MCSE
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.17%) JSP 440
2 2 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) vSphere
2 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.25%) XenServer
5 2 (4.17%) Brightmail
5 2 (4.17%) Firmware
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.17%) XenApp
5 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (56.25%) NetBackup
1 27 (56.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 22 (45.83%) HP Data Protector
3 20 (41.67%) Tivoli
4 12 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (14.58%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (8.33%) Legato
6 4 (8.33%) PureDisk
6 4 (8.33%) Simpana
7 3 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (6.25%) SCCM
8 2 (4.17%) Backup Exec
8 2 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (4.17%) OpenView
8 2 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 26 (54.17%) HP
3 20 (41.67%) VMware
4 14 (29.17%) Citrix
4 14 (29.17%) Intel Security
5 11 (22.92%) Lumension
6 5 (10.42%) CommVault
7 4 (8.33%) arcserve
7 4 (8.33%) IBM
8 3 (6.25%) CA
8 3 (6.25%) EMC
9 2 (4.17%) Cisco
9 2 (4.17%) Cognos
9 2 (4.17%) Compaq
9 2 (4.17%) Dell
9 2 (4.17%) NetApp
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle
9 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.17%) Sun
9 2 (4.17%) Veritas