The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 37 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.90% 0.73% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% 1.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£188 £120 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £304 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.13% -6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £26.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-34.34% +33.33%
Symantec
South East

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

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
153 191 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 45.95% 46.59% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 112 118
Average daily rate £305 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.75% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £13.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £33.75 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
Crawley +15 2 £250 +92.30%
Gatwick - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - - 1
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (83.33%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (58.33%) MCSE
4 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (50.00%) VPN
5 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
5 6 (50.00%) SCCM
6 5 (41.67%) MS Office
6 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
6 5 (41.67%) Juniper
6 5 (41.67%) HP
6 5 (41.67%) Apple
6 5 (41.67%) Project Management
7 4 (33.33%) MPLS
7 4 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (33.33%) Avaya
7 4 (33.33%) ADSL
7 4 (33.33%) Cisco
7 4 (33.33%) WAN
7 4 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) ProCurve
7 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
7 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (33.33%) Riverbed
8 3 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) MPLS
2 4 (33.33%) ADSL
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Deskside Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (16.67%) CMDB
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
4 1 (8.33%) iPad
4 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (25.00%) ITSM
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
6 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (58.33%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) MCDST
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Apple
3 4 (33.33%) Avaya
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 4 (33.33%) Riverbed
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Dell