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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 106 105 132
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +27
Contract jobs citing Symantec 12 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.50% 0.67% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 1.47% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 1
Average daily rate
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£320 £107 £79
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+199.06% +35.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.94% -2.50%
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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
1057 1020 1228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.93% 45.66% 45.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 521 565
Average daily rate £330 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £437 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 82 70
Average hourly rate £12.75 £20.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% +31.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.97 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 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
West Yorkshire -1 9 £305 +185.04% 9
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (42.86%) Migration
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (35.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (35.71%) Lync
5 5 (35.71%) Unified Communications
5 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 5 (35.71%) Postini
5 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (35.71%) Google
5 5 (35.71%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (35.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (35.71%) S/MIME
5 5 (35.71%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) DHCP
6 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) SAN
6 4 (28.57%) Service Management
7 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (35.71%) Lync
4 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (35.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
6 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Unified Communications
1 5 (35.71%) S/MIME
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Field Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 5 (35.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (21.43%) Backup Exec
3 2 (14.29%) SCOM
3 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Postini
3 5 (35.71%) Google
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) Juniper
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) Meru Networks
6 2 (14.29%) Apple
6 2 (14.29%) Remedy
6 2 (14.29%) BMC
6 2 (14.29%) NetApp
6 2 (14.29%) EMC
7 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
7 1 (7.14%) Lotus
7 1 (7.14%) McAfee
7 1 (7.14%) Websense
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Rate: £300 per day
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