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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 92 102 110
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing Symantec 30 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.18% 0.81% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 1.85% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £107 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £376
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -16.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +18.75%
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
1092 973 1021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.77% 43.61% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 509 429
Average daily rate £330 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 78 65
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 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 24 £300 -14.89% 10
South Yorkshire - 6 £363 -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
1 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 30 (78.95%) Windows
3 27 (71.05%) MS Exchange
4 26 (68.42%) VMware
5 22 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (50.00%) NetBackup
6 19 (50.00%) SCOM
6 19 (50.00%) EMC
7 18 (47.37%) vSphere
8 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (36.84%) VMware ESX
10 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (31.58%) IBM
11 12 (31.58%) DNS
11 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
11 12 (31.58%) SCCM
11 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (31.58%) NAS
11 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (26.32%) Lotus Domino
12 10 (26.32%) Cisco
12 10 (26.32%) Migration
13 9 (23.68%) Lotus
14 8 (21.05%) NetApp
14 8 (21.05%) Internet
14 8 (21.05%) DHCP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 27 (71.05%) MS Exchange
2 22 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (26.32%) Lotus Domino
5 8 (21.05%) IIS
6 7 (18.42%) Apache
6 7 (18.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (18.42%) Lync
7 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
8 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
8 4 (10.53%) JBoss
9 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (5.26%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) DNS
1 12 (31.58%) NAS
2 8 (21.05%) Internet
2 8 (21.05%) DHCP
3 7 (18.42%) S/MIME
3 7 (18.42%) Unified Communications
4 4 (10.53%) SAN
5 3 (7.89%) Firewall
5 3 (7.89%) LDAP
5 3 (7.89%) Network Security
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.26%) VPN
6 2 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2005
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Administrator
2 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Administrator
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Systems Designer
6 3 (7.89%) Systems Support
6 3 (7.89%) Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) CLARiiON
2 2 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
5 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.16%) Solaris
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.63%) UNIX
7 1 (2.63%) Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Migration
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL
3 5 (13.16%) Service Management
3 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (10.53%) BCP
4 4 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (7.89%) ITSM
5 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Time Management
6 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
2 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.53%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) C++
4 3 (7.89%) Perl
4 3 (7.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) MCITP
System Software
1 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 18 (47.37%) vSphere
3 17 (44.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (36.84%) VMware ESX
5 4 (10.53%) vCloud
6 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.26%) XenApp
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 19 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 19 (50.00%) SCOM
2 12 (31.58%) SCCM
3 7 (18.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (18.42%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (15.79%) Backup Exec
5 4 (10.53%) EMC Navisphere
5 4 (10.53%) ZABBIX
5 4 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (10.53%) Puppet
5 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 26 (68.42%) VMware
3 19 (50.00%) EMC
4 12 (31.58%) IBM
5 10 (26.32%) Cisco
6 9 (23.68%) Lotus
7 8 (21.05%) NetApp
8 7 (18.42%) McAfee
8 7 (18.42%) Google
8 7 (18.42%) Postini
9 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
9 5 (13.16%) HP
9 5 (13.16%) Juniper
10 4 (10.53%) Citrix
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle
11 3 (7.89%) Websense
11 3 (7.89%) Blue Coat
12 2 (5.26%) Meru Networks
12 2 (5.26%) Apple
12 2 (5.26%) Remedy
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