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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 78 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 37 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.80% 0.70% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.45% 1.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 31 4 0
Median daily rate £230 £269 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £309 £316
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.60 £21.55 £14.92
% change year-on-year
-4.39% +44.41%
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
832 256 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 62.98% 35.61% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 127 114
Median daily rate £281 £293 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -11.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 27 15
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 £11.40 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £31.50 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 25 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 25 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 -13 37 £230 -14.41%
Symantec
North East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 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 51 (92.73%) Windows
2 38 (69.09%) Microsoft
3 33 (60.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 33 (60.00%) NetBackup
4 32 (58.18%) Linux
5 31 (56.36%) HP
6 29 (52.73%) Solaris
6 29 (52.73%) AIX
7 28 (50.91%) ITIL
7 28 (50.91%) Unix
8 27 (49.09%) HP Data Protector
9 26 (47.27%) Tivoli
10 23 (41.82%) HPUX
10 23 (41.82%) VMware
10 23 (41.82%) Windows Server
11 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (38.18%) Security Cleared
12 21 (38.18%) Service Delivery
13 20 (36.36%) Change Management
13 20 (36.36%) Problem Management
13 20 (36.36%) Release Management
14 19 (34.55%) vSphere
15 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 18 (32.73%) DNS
15 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
15 18 (32.73%) Root Cause Analysis
16 17 (30.91%) BPSS Clearance
16 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (30.91%) DHCP
16 17 (30.91%) 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 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.27%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.64%) iPlanet
2 2 (3.64%) MQSeries
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.64%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) DNS
2 17 (30.91%) DHCP
3 2 (3.64%) BIG-IP
3 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 2 (3.64%) FTP
3 2 (3.64%) LDAP
3 2 (3.64%) NAS
3 2 (3.64%) SAN
3 2 (3.64%) Skype
3 2 (3.64%) SSH
3 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) VoIP
4 1 (1.82%) HTTP
4 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) DB2
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.82%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (1.82%) Banking
1 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Backup Engineer
2 16 (29.09%) Storage Engineer
3 13 (23.64%) Support Engineer
4 12 (21.82%) Security Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Storage Support Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.45%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Server Support
7 3 (5.45%) Server Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Messaging Support
8 2 (3.64%) Messaging Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Tivoli Support
9 1 (1.82%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (1.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Chief Architect
9 1 (1.82%) Support Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Wintel Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) J2EE
1 2 (3.64%) JSP
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 2 (3.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.64%) Clustering
2 2 (3.64%) Grid Computing
2 2 (3.64%) HP Storage
2 2 (3.64%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) PKI
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (92.73%) Windows
2 32 (58.18%) Linux
3 29 (52.73%) AIX
3 29 (52.73%) Solaris
4 28 (50.91%) Unix
5 23 (41.82%) HPUX
5 23 (41.82%) Windows Server
6 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) ITIL
2 21 (38.18%) Service Delivery
3 20 (36.36%) Change Management
3 20 (36.36%) Problem Management
3 20 (36.36%) Release Management
4 18 (32.73%) Root Cause Analysis
5 13 (23.64%) Security Management
6 4 (7.27%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (5.45%) ITSM
8 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (3.64%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.64%) Project Management
8 2 (3.64%) QMS
8 2 (3.64%) Six Sigma
8 2 (3.64%) Software Deployment
8 2 (3.64%) Time Management
8 2 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Change Control
9 1 (1.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.64%) Java
2 2 (3.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (38.18%) Security Cleared
2 17 (30.91%) BPSS Clearance
2 17 (30.91%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.55%) Degree
4 3 (5.45%) MCSE
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.64%) JSP 440
2 2 (3.64%) QA
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (34.55%) vSphere
2 18 (32.73%) Active Directory
3 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.45%) XenServer
5 2 (3.64%) Brightmail
5 2 (3.64%) Firmware
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.64%) XenApp
5 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (60.00%) NetBackup
1 33 (60.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 27 (49.09%) HP Data Protector
3 26 (47.27%) Tivoli
4 15 (27.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (12.73%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (7.27%) Legato
6 4 (7.27%) PureDisk
6 4 (7.27%) Simpana
7 3 (5.45%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (3.64%) Backup Exec
8 2 (3.64%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (3.64%) OpenView
8 2 (3.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (3.64%) WSUS
9 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (69.09%) Microsoft
2 31 (56.36%) HP
3 23 (41.82%) VMware
4 17 (30.91%) Citrix
4 17 (30.91%) Intel Security
5 14 (25.45%) Lumension
6 5 (9.09%) CommVault
7 4 (7.27%) arcserve
7 4 (7.27%) IBM
8 3 (5.45%) CA
8 3 (5.45%) EMC
9 2 (3.64%) Cisco
9 2 (3.64%) Cognos
9 2 (3.64%) Compaq
9 2 (3.64%) Dell
9 2 (3.64%) NetApp
9 2 (3.64%) Oracle
9 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.64%) Sun
9 2 (3.64%) Veritas