Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Symantec over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Symantec
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 68 117
Rank change year-on-year -47 +49 -5
Contract jobs citing Symantec 19 36 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.83% 2.16% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 4.69% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £470 £355 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.39% -12.62% +21.27%
10th Percentile £410 £291 £328
90th Percentile £500 £450 £484
South East median daily rate £400 £360 £344
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.73% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £20.12 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -55.29% - -

Symantec is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Buckinghamshire.

All Vendors
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,050 767 1,047
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 45.75% 46.04% 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 426 466
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +9.49%
10th Percentile £221 £263 £210
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 38 39
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £11.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.33% -30.30% +24.15%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.80
90th Percentile £29.46 £37.18 £30.10
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.43 £19.50
% change year-on-year +13.43% -20.86% +21.84%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Symantec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in Buckinghamshire

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Symantec in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Buckinghamshire

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in Buckinghamshire

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Buckinghamshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -37 16 £500 +31.45%
Symantec
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 13 (68.42%) SC Cleared
3 13 (68.42%) Security Cleared
4 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
4 12 (63.16%) ITIL
5 10 (52.63%) MCSE
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (47.37%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (47.37%) VMware
6 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
7 7 (36.84%) Service Management
7 7 (36.84%) MCSA
7 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
7 7 (36.84%) HP
7 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 7 (36.84%) ITSM
7 7 (36.84%) DV Cleared
7 7 (36.84%) PKI
7 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (36.84%) ITIL V3
7 7 (36.84%) Virtual Environments
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
8 6 (31.58%) Migration
9 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
9 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
9 5 (26.32%) Skype

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Skype for Business
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (26.32%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) Office 365
3 2 (10.53%) OneDrive
4 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Skype
2 4 (21.05%) iSCSI
3 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security
5 1 (5.26%) NetScreen
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Wintel Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Communications Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Messaging Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) SCCM Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Service Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL Service Architect
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) PKI
2 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team
4 2 (10.53%) User Experience
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
5 4 (21.05%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) ITIL V3
2 7 (36.84%) ITSM
2 7 (36.84%) Service Management
2 7 (36.84%) Virtual Environments
3 6 (31.58%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Presales
4 5 (26.32%) Service Design
5 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
5 4 (21.05%) Creative Thinking
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 3 (15.79%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (10.53%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 2 (10.53%) Disk Encryption
7 2 (10.53%) High Availability
7 2 (10.53%) Line Management
7 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) SC Cleared
1 13 (68.42%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) MCSE
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (36.84%) DV Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) MCSA
4 3 (15.79%) MCP
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
2 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) NFS
3 4 (21.05%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (15.79%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (10.53%) BitLocker
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (10.53%) XenApp
5 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (21.05%) Backup Exec
2 4 (21.05%) OVSD
2 4 (21.05%) SCSM
3 3 (15.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (15.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (10.53%) SCCM
4 2 (10.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) arcserve
4 4 (21.05%) NetApp
4 4 (21.05%) Veeam
5 3 (15.79%) F5
5 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
6 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) Computacenter
6 2 (10.53%) Intel
6 2 (10.53%) Ivanti
6 2 (10.53%) Juniper
6 2 (10.53%) McAfee
6 2 (10.53%) Sourcefire
7 1 (5.26%) Brocade