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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 118 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -4
Contract jobs citing Symantec 2 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.090% 0.53% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 1.25% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 12
Average daily rate
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£300 £305 £107
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +185.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+17.18% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% -19.23%
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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
935 718 671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.91% 42.66% 43.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 397 346
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 37 41
Average hourly rate £14.48 £10.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.85% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.04 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 August 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
Leeds -37 1 £300 -1.63% 2
Halifax - 1 - -
Symantec
Yorkshire

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Altiris
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) IronPort
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (20.00%) Sophos
3 1 (20.00%) MSI
3 1 (20.00%) InstallShield
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Law

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
1 1 (20.00%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (20.00%) Network Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Network Support
1 1 (20.00%) Messaging Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Network Support Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) ICT Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Wintel Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) ICT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Altiris
2 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (20.00%) IronPort
2 1 (20.00%) ProCurve
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) RightFax
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos