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 3 months to 27 March 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 83 70 87
Rank change year-on-year -13 +17  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.20% 0.67% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 1.60% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £351 £265
% change year-on-year +13.87% +32.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +14.70% -8.10%  

Symantec is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 449 438 552
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 44.06% 41.99% 45.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 237 237
Median daily rate £413 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 17
Median hourly rate £13.75 £16.17 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.96% +11.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £10.07 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Symantec as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -2 1 £450 +33.33% 2
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 18 (64.29%) Windows
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (39.29%) SailPoint
5 10 (35.71%) Cisco
6 9 (32.14%) VMware
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 7 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 7 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
8 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 7 (25.00%) Linux
8 7 (25.00%) LAN
8 7 (25.00%) SAML
8 7 (25.00%) NetBackup
8 7 (25.00%) Drupal
9 5 (17.86%) Finance
9 5 (17.86%) HP
9 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
9 5 (17.86%) VB
9 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
9 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
9 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
10 4 (14.29%) Skype

Symantec
Top Related 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 (25.00%) Drupal
1 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (14.29%) DHCP
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) Skype
2 4 (14.29%) SMTP
2 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (10.71%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) Internet
3 3 (10.71%) SSL
3 3 (10.71%) VPN
3 3 (10.71%) Wireless
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Information Security Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) Information Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) NetBackup Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Security Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Workflow Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) SailPoint
2 7 (25.00%) SAML
3 4 (14.29%) .NET
4 3 (10.71%) 802.1X
4 3 (10.71%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.00%) Linux
3 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Android
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 7 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 4 (14.29%) Workflow
2 4 (14.29%) Workflow Development
3 3 (10.71%) Identity Management
3 3 (10.71%) Information Security
3 3 (10.71%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
1 5 (17.86%) VB
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Firmware
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (14.29%) AirWatch
2 4 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (14.29%) WSUS
3 3 (10.71%) Nexpose
4 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco
3 9 (32.14%) VMware
4 5 (17.86%) HP
5 4 (14.29%) MobileIron
6 3 (10.71%) ArcSight
6 3 (10.71%) Blue Coat
6 3 (10.71%) F5
6 3 (10.71%) FireEye
6 3 (10.71%) GFI Software
6 3 (10.71%) Intel Security
6 3 (10.71%) Juniper
6 3 (10.71%) LogRhythm
6 3 (10.71%) Rapid7
6 3 (10.71%) Sourcefire
6 3 (10.71%) TippingPoint
7 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.57%) SAP