The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 4 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.

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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 71 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 1 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.13% 1.88% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 5.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 0
Average daily rate
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- £438 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.34 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.71% -
Symantec
UK

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

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
318 271 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.57% 36.42% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 161 86
Average daily rate £335 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 15
Average hourly rate £13.75 £11.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -19.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £14.50 £16.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales -12 1 - -
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (75.00%) MCP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Trend Micro
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Wintel Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Change Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) MCP
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
4 1 (25.00%) Trend Micro