The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Yorkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 88 86 104
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Contract jobs citing Symantec 5 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.91% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 1.94% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 3
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£305 £107 £95
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+185.04% +12.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.64% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.35 £19.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.36% +9.72%
Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
677 723 875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.47% 47.01% 46.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 361 454
Average daily rate £340 £308 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.56% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 47
Average hourly rate £10.71 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.78% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.83 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £42.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Symantec
Yorkshire

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 25 July 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
Leeds -4 4 £305 +185.04% 3
Bradford - - - -
Symantec
Yorkshire

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (33.33%) Service Management
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) BMC
6 2 (22.22%) NetApp
6 2 (22.22%) Lotus
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Remedy
6 2 (22.22%) S/MIME
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Replication
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (22.22%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (22.22%) Lync
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) S/MIME
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) BMC
2 2 (22.22%) NetApp
2 2 (22.22%) Lotus
2 2 (22.22%) Remedy
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Postini
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
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