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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 56 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.55% 1.59% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 3.33% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £188 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+32.81% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.42 £16.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-9.85% -17.94%
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
226 180 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 41.77% 47.75% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 115 116
Average daily rate £363 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £128 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 17
Average hourly rate £16.25 £15.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.10 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £26.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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
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 2 September 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
Crawley -7 2 £350 +40.00% 1
Gatwick - 1 £290 -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) LANDesk
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) LANDesk
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco