The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 104 99 84
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing Symantec 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.30% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.74% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £98
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.34 £20.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +5.42%
Symantec
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
769 680 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.95% 40.94% 39.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 415 225
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £477 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 32 41
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £21.15 £29.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds -11 3 £375 - 3
Halifax - 1 - -
Symantec
Yorkshire

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (65.00%) NetBackup
3 13 (65.00%) VMware
4 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (55.00%) IBM
5 11 (55.00%) NAS
5 11 (55.00%) SCCM
5 11 (55.00%) VMware ESX
5 11 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (50.00%) vSphere
6 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (50.00%) SCOM
6 10 (50.00%) EMC
6 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (40.00%) Internet
8 7 (35.00%) IIS
9 6 (30.00%) Lotus Domino
9 6 (30.00%) Lotus
9 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (25.00%) Cisco
11 4 (20.00%) Law
12 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (15.00%) Firewall
12 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
13 2 (10.00%) DHCP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (35.00%) IIS
4 6 (30.00%) Lotus Domino
4 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) NAS
2 8 (40.00%) Internet
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) IPsec
4 2 (10.00%) Network Security
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
4 2 (10.00%) VPN
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) LDAP
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Administrator
1 6 (30.00%) Exchange Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.00%) iPhone
1 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) Information Security
2 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (5.00%) SIEM
2 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.00%) Coaching
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) ERP
2 1 (5.00%) Project Management
2 1 (5.00%) Service Management
2 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (55.00%) VMware ESX
4 10 (50.00%) vSphere
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) NetBackup
2 11 (55.00%) SCCM
3 10 (50.00%) SCOM
4 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (10.00%) WSUS
6 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
6 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) IBM
4 10 (50.00%) EMC
5 6 (30.00%) Lotus
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco
7 2 (10.00%) McAfee
8 1 (5.00%) Sophos
8 1 (5.00%) HP
8 1 (5.00%) Dell
8 1 (5.00%) Citrix
8 1 (5.00%) BMC
8 1 (5.00%) NetApp
8 1 (5.00%) Apple
8 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.00%) Remedy
8 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
8 1 (5.00%) IronPort
8 1 (5.00%) TippingPoint
8 1 (5.00%) Veeam