The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Yorkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 103 102 123
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +21
Contract jobs citing Symantec 8 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.80% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 1.69% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 3
Average daily rate
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£320 £107 £95
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+199.06% +12.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.64% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.35 £19.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.36% +9.72%
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
941 1003 1214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.68% 47.29% 47.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 503 601
Average daily rate £350 £308 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 80 88
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.79 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £44.42 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Symantec
England

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 25 July 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 -2 5 £305 +185.04% 6
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
6 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
6 5 (38.46%) SAN
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) Backup Exec
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) HP
7 4 (30.77%) Citrix
7 4 (30.77%) DHCP
7 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
8 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000
8 3 (23.08%) EMC
8 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
8 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (23.08%) Service Management
9 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
9 2 (15.38%) Wireless
9 2 (15.38%) Migration
9 2 (15.38%) Replication
9 2 (15.38%) Google

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (15.38%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (15.38%) Lync
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) S/MIME
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Support
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (30.77%) Backup Exec
3 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (7.69%) Legato
5 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) BMC
5 2 (15.38%) NetApp
5 2 (15.38%) Lotus
5 2 (15.38%) Apple
5 2 (15.38%) Remedy
5 2 (15.38%) Google
5 2 (15.38%) Postini
5 2 (15.38%) Meru Networks
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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