The table below looks at the statistics for Symantec Endpoint Protection skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec Endpoint Protection over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Endpoint Protection
Rank 588 558 549
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -9
Contract jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 21 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.044% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.48% 0.57% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 4
Average daily rate
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£280 £425 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.11% +20.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £240 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £595 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £245 £450
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -45.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4369 4225 3374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.81% 7.74% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2688 2443 1940
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 160 164
Average hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.63 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Symantec Endpoint Protection Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection within the UK.

Symantec Endpoint Protection Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Symantec Endpoint Protection Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection within the UK.

Symantec Endpoint Protection Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Symantec Endpoint Protection Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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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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
England -29 19 £280 -34.11% 3
South West +16 12 £268 -
Somerset - 8 £255 -
East of England +15 3 £400 -
Hertfordshire +4 3 £400 -
North West -14 3 £240 -2.10%
Lancashire - 3 £240 -
Watford - 3 £400 -
Bristol - 3 £280 -
Glastonbury - 3 - -
Wiltshire +10 1 - -
London +4 1 £525 +16.66% 1
Lytham St Annes - 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £240 -

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 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 Endpoint Protection.

1 47 (100.00%) Symantec
2 33 (70.21%) Windows
3 32 (68.09%) Active Directory
4 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
5 23 (48.94%) Citrix
5 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (46.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (38.30%) VMware
7 18 (38.30%) SCCM
8 17 (36.17%) DNS
9 15 (31.91%) SCOM
10 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
13 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
13 11 (23.40%) DHCP
14 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
15 8 (17.02%) Terminal Services
15 8 (17.02%) Norton AntiVirus
16 7 (14.89%) HP
16 7 (14.89%) ITIL
16 7 (14.89%) XenApp
17 6 (12.77%) PKI
17 6 (12.77%) XenDesktop
17 6 (12.77%) SQL
17 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
18 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
18 5 (10.64%) MS Office
18 5 (10.64%) Lync
18 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 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 Endpoint Protection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
1 5 (10.64%) Lync
1 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) DNS
2 11 (23.40%) DHCP
3 3 (6.38%) VPN
4 2 (4.26%) VLAN
4 2 (4.26%) Firewall
5 1 (2.13%) LDAP
5 1 (2.13%) LAN
5 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Consultant
2 7 (14.89%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (6.38%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Security Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Support Specialist
5 2 (4.26%) Architect
5 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.26%) Systems Support
5 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.26%) Administrator
6 1 (2.13%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) PKI
2 4 (8.51%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.38%) Thin Client
3 3 (6.38%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 33 (70.21%) Windows
2 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (46.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (23.40%) Windows 7
6 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.26%) Android
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Vista
7 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) ITIL
2 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (6.38%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (6.38%) Test Strategy
3 2 (4.26%) Build Automation
3 2 (4.26%) Software Deployment
3 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
3 2 (4.26%) Change Management
4 1 (2.13%) Service Management
4 1 (2.13%) Identity Management
4 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.13%) BPR
4 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.13%) Information Security
4 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.13%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Management
4 1 (2.13%) WFM
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
1 4 (8.51%) MCSE
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 32 (68.09%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.28%) Hyper-V
4 8 (17.02%) Terminal Services
5 7 (14.89%) XenApp
6 6 (12.77%) XenDesktop
7 5 (10.64%) vSphere
7 5 (10.64%) BitLocker
8 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
9 3 (6.38%) XenServer
10 2 (4.26%) Xen
10 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (2.13%) UAG
Systems Management
1 18 (38.30%) SCCM
2 15 (31.91%) SCOM
3 8 (17.02%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (6.38%) EdgeSight
4 3 (6.38%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Symantec
2 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
3 23 (48.94%) Citrix
4 18 (38.30%) VMware
5 7 (14.89%) HP
6 4 (8.51%) Trend Micro
6 4 (8.51%) ServiceNow
7 3 (6.38%) Wyse
7 3 (6.38%) CA
7 3 (6.38%) McAfee
7 3 (6.38%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco
7 3 (6.38%) AppSense
7 3 (6.38%) Lumension
7 3 (6.38%) Veeam
8 2 (4.26%) Altiris
8 2 (4.26%) Apple
9 1 (2.13%) Websense
9 1 (2.13%) Dell
9 1 (2.13%) EMC
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