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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 132 108 100
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -8
Contract jobs citing Symantec 5 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 1.32% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £414 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.36% +25.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £369 £315
% change year-on-year
-22.03% +17.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.35 £15.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.45% -18.42%
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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
1074 986 889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.77% 42.15% 43.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 540 393
Average daily rate £363 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 50 81
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £35.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 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 -13 5 £375 -9.36% 2
South Yorkshire - - - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 24 (77.42%) Windows
3 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
4 21 (67.74%) VMware
5 20 (64.52%) NetBackup
6 18 (58.06%) MS Exchange
7 17 (54.84%) EMC
7 17 (54.84%) SCOM
8 16 (51.61%) vSphere
9 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (41.94%) NAS
11 13 (41.94%) SCCM
11 13 (41.94%) VMware ESX
11 13 (41.94%) IBM
12 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
12 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (32.26%) Internet
14 9 (29.03%) Cisco
14 9 (29.03%) IIS
14 9 (29.03%) Lotus Domino
14 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (25.81%) DNS
15 8 (25.81%) Lotus
16 7 (22.58%) McAfee
17 6 (19.35%) NetApp
17 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
17 6 (19.35%) DHCP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 18 (58.06%) MS Exchange
2 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (29.03%) IIS
3 9 (29.03%) Lotus Domino
3 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (16.13%) Apache
5 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
5 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
5 4 (12.90%) JBoss
6 3 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (6.45%) Lync
8 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Google Apps
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) NAS
2 10 (32.26%) Internet
3 8 (25.81%) DNS
4 6 (19.35%) DHCP
5 4 (12.90%) Firewall
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (9.68%) Network Security
7 2 (6.45%) VPN
7 2 (6.45%) S/MIME
7 2 (6.45%) LDAP
7 2 (6.45%) IPsec
7 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
8 1 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
8 1 (3.23%) LAN
8 1 (3.23%) VoIP
8 1 (3.23%) WAN
8 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (12.90%) Law
2 1 (3.23%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Administrator
1 8 (25.81%) Exchange Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Exchange Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Rollout Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) CLARiiON
2 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.23%) iPhone
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (16.13%) Solaris
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.90%) BCP
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
4 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.23%) SIEM
5 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Coaching
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) Information Security
5 1 (3.23%) ITSM
5 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.23%) ERP
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 16 (51.61%) vSphere
3 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (41.94%) VMware ESX
5 4 (12.90%) vCloud
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.23%) XenApp
6 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (64.52%) NetBackup
2 17 (54.84%) SCOM
3 13 (41.94%) SCCM
4 5 (16.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (16.13%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (12.90%) Puppet
5 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (12.90%) ZABBIX
5 4 (12.90%) EMC Navisphere
6 2 (6.45%) WSUS
6 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
6 2 (6.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 21 (67.74%) VMware
3 17 (54.84%) EMC
4 13 (41.94%) IBM
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco
6 8 (25.81%) Lotus
7 7 (22.58%) McAfee
8 6 (19.35%) NetApp
9 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle
11 2 (6.45%) Postini
11 2 (6.45%) Google
12 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
12 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard
12 1 (3.23%) Veeam
12 1 (3.23%) TippingPoint
12 1 (3.23%) Websense
12 1 (3.23%) Sophos
12 1 (3.23%) Remedy
12 1 (3.23%) Apple