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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 133 125 109
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Contract jobs citing Symantec 9 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.12% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.29% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 7
Average daily rate £413 £325 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -19.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £285 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.67%
Symantec
England

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
1154 1027 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.63% 40.51% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 646 510
Average daily rate £395 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 45 46
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.07 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £16.72 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Symantec Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 9 £413 +26.92% 3
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (41.67%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) BMC
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (25.00%) IronPort
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Dell
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (16.67%) MCSE
7 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Law

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Telepresence
2 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Messaging Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) ICT Support
4 1 (8.33%) ICT Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) ICT Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lync Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Messaging Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) Network Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Site Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) EMC VNX
1 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (8.33%) Data Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (8.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) BMC
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (25.00%) Dell
5 3 (25.00%) IronPort
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) EMC
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
6 1 (8.33%) ProCurve
6 1 (8.33%) RightFax
6 1 (8.33%) Sophos
6 1 (8.33%) Veritas