The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 114 106 107
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.53% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 1.25% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £350 £201
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +74.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.89% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.23 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.06% -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 Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
976 957 975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.02% 42.36% 44.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 506 415
Average daily rate £363 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 42 66
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.63 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.38 £34.00 £23.40
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 Yorkshire

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Symantec
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Symantec Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Symantec
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Symantec Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
West Yorkshire -9 3 £275 -21.42% 10
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 3
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England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 29 (87.88%) Active Directory
2 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
3 24 (72.73%) Windows
4 23 (69.70%) MS Exchange
5 22 (66.67%) VMware
6 20 (60.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (54.55%) NetBackup
7 18 (54.55%) SCOM
8 17 (51.52%) EMC
9 16 (48.48%) vSphere
10 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (39.39%) SCCM
11 13 (39.39%) NAS
12 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (36.36%) VMware ESX
12 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (36.36%) IBM
12 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
12 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (30.30%) Lotus Domino
13 10 (30.30%) DNS
13 10 (30.30%) Cisco
14 9 (27.27%) Lotus
14 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (27.27%) Internet
15 8 (24.24%) IIS
15 8 (24.24%) Migration
16 7 (21.21%) Apache
16 7 (21.21%) Shell Script

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 23 (69.70%) MS Exchange
2 20 (60.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (30.30%) Lotus Domino
5 8 (24.24%) IIS
6 7 (21.21%) Apache
7 6 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (15.15%) Lync
9 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (12.12%) JBoss
9 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
9 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
10 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
10 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) NAS
2 10 (30.30%) DNS
3 9 (27.27%) Internet
4 6 (18.18%) DHCP
5 5 (15.15%) S/MIME
5 5 (15.15%) Firewall
5 5 (15.15%) Unified Communications
6 4 (12.12%) Network Security
6 4 (12.12%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (9.09%) LDAP
8 1 (3.03%) LAN
8 1 (3.03%) VoIP
8 1 (3.03%) WAN
8 1 (3.03%) SAN
8 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.03%) VPN
8 1 (3.03%) IPsec
8 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Administrator
1 8 (24.24%) Exchange Administrator
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Designer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Designer
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Messaging Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) CLARiiON
2 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.03%) iPhone
2 1 (3.03%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.03%) iPad
2 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) Solaris
4 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.03%) UNIX
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Migration
2 6 (18.18%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.12%) BCP
4 4 (12.12%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 2 (6.06%) ITSM
7 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.03%) ERP
7 1 (3.03%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Shell Script
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.09%) C++
3 3 (9.09%) Perl
3 3 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) CCNP
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 29 (87.88%) Active Directory
2 16 (48.48%) vSphere
3 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (36.36%) VMware ESX
5 4 (12.12%) vCloud
6 1 (3.03%) XenApp
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (54.55%) NetBackup
1 18 (54.55%) SCOM
2 13 (39.39%) SCCM
3 6 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (15.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (12.12%) EMC Navisphere
5 4 (12.12%) Backup Exec
5 4 (12.12%) ZABBIX
5 4 (12.12%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (12.12%) Puppet
5 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
2 22 (66.67%) VMware
3 17 (51.52%) EMC
4 12 (36.36%) IBM
5 10 (30.30%) Cisco
6 9 (27.27%) Lotus
7 7 (21.21%) McAfee
8 6 (18.18%) NetApp
9 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
9 5 (15.15%) Google
9 5 (15.15%) Postini
10 4 (12.12%) Oracle
11 3 (9.09%) Juniper
11 3 (9.09%) Websense
11 3 (9.09%) Blue Coat
12 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard
12 1 (3.03%) TippingPoint
12 1 (3.03%) Veeam
12 1 (3.03%) Apple
12 1 (3.03%) Remedy