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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 101 89 95
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing Symantec 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.12% 0.53% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 1.34% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £405 £102
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.09% +297.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-24.79% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £15.23 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.62% -12.98%
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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
633 598 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 37.54% 39.37% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 334 310
Average daily rate £360 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 38
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.35 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £24.28 £21.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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
Wakefield - 2 £275 -
Bradford - - - -
Halifax - - - - 1
Leeds - - - - 7
Symantec
Yorkshire

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (84.62%) MS Exchange
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (69.23%) Windows
5 17 (65.38%) VMware
6 14 (53.85%) SCOM
6 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (50.00%) SCCM
7 13 (50.00%) NetBackup
7 13 (50.00%) NAS
7 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (46.15%) vSphere
8 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (46.15%) VMware ESX
8 12 (46.15%) EMC
8 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
8 12 (46.15%) IBM
9 10 (38.46%) Lotus Domino
10 9 (34.62%) Internet
10 9 (34.62%) Lotus
11 8 (30.77%) IIS
12 7 (26.92%) Migration
13 6 (23.08%) Cisco
14 5 (19.23%) DNS
14 5 (19.23%) Firewall
14 5 (19.23%) Norton AntiVirus
14 5 (19.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 22 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (38.46%) Lotus Domino
5 8 (30.77%) IIS
6 5 (19.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (15.38%) Lync
8 3 (11.54%) Apache
8 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
9 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) NAS
2 9 (34.62%) Internet
3 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (15.38%) Network Security
4 4 (15.38%) Unified Communications
4 4 (15.38%) S/MIME
5 3 (11.54%) LDAP
6 2 (7.69%) DHCP
7 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
7 1 (3.85%) SAN
7 1 (3.85%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) VoIP
7 1 (3.85%) WAN
7 1 (3.85%) IPsec
7 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Administrator
1 8 (30.77%) Exchange Administrator
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Exchange Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Designer
5 3 (11.54%) Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) IT Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Messaging Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
1 1 (3.85%) iPad
1 1 (3.85%) iPhone
1 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) SIEM
4 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C++
1 3 (11.54%) Perl
1 3 (11.54%) PHP
1 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (46.15%) vSphere
3 12 (46.15%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (53.85%) SCOM
2 13 (50.00%) SCCM
2 13 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 5 (19.23%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (15.38%) Backup Exec
4 4 (15.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 17 (65.38%) VMware
3 12 (46.15%) EMC
3 12 (46.15%) IBM
4 9 (34.62%) Lotus
5 6 (23.08%) Cisco
6 4 (15.38%) Google
6 4 (15.38%) Postini
7 3 (11.54%) Juniper
7 3 (11.54%) McAfee
7 3 (11.54%) Websense
7 3 (11.54%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.85%) BMC
8 1 (3.85%) NetApp
8 1 (3.85%) HP
8 1 (3.85%) Dell
8 1 (3.85%) Remedy
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix
8 1 (3.85%) Apple
8 1 (3.85%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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