The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 50 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 12 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.67% 1.17% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.03% 2.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -11.42%
Symantec
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
298 229 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 41.45% 44.81% 48.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 153 209
Average daily rate £413 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 10 15
Average hourly rate £26.50 £24.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.16% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.77 £13.60 £13.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £33.10 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Swindon -3 10 £370 -15.42%
Chippenham - - - - 1
Symantec
South West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (92.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
4 22 (81.48%) Active Directory
4 22 (81.48%) DHCP
4 22 (81.48%) DNS
5 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (62.96%) ITIL
6 16 (59.26%) NetBackup
6 16 (59.26%) VMware
6 16 (59.26%) HP
6 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
6 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (55.56%) SCCM
7 15 (55.56%) HP SIM
7 15 (55.56%) DV Cleared
7 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
7 15 (55.56%) SLA
8 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
9 12 (44.44%) Firewall
10 11 (40.74%) Linux
10 11 (40.74%) Capacity Management
10 11 (40.74%) 3PAR
10 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
10 11 (40.74%) vSphere
11 9 (33.33%) System Testing
11 9 (33.33%) MSI
11 9 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (29.63%) Windows XP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
1 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) DHCP
1 22 (81.48%) DNS
2 12 (44.44%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) SMS
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
4 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MSI
General
1 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (55.56%) Administrator
2 11 (40.74%) Storage Administrator
2 11 (40.74%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 8 (29.63%) Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) JSP
1 1 (3.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.70%) PDA
1 1 (3.70%) iPhone
1 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
4 11 (40.74%) Linux
5 8 (29.63%) Windows XP
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Vista
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) Capacity Management
3 9 (33.33%) System Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.70%) Software Distribution
4 1 (3.70%) CAD
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.70%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 15 (55.56%) DV Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (55.56%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (81.48%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) vSphere
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (22.22%) XenDesktop
5 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.70%) UAG
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.70%) XenApp
6 1 (3.70%) MetaFrame
6 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (92.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 16 (59.26%) NetBackup
3 15 (55.56%) HP SIM
3 15 (55.56%) SCCM
4 7 (25.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (25.93%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (14.81%) SCOM
6 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) HP
2 16 (59.26%) VMware
3 11 (40.74%) 3PAR
4 4 (14.81%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Avaya
5 1 (3.70%) Apple
5 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.70%) Veeam
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) Lumension
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco