Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 97 108
Rank change year-on-year -28 +11 +22
Contract jobs citing Symantec 14 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.65% 1.29% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% 2.81% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £370 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% +11.28% -5.00%
10th Percentile £342 £291 £327
90th Percentile £513 £450 £342
South East median daily rate £360 £375 £408
% change year-on-year -4.00% -7.98% +8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% +14.71% -21.11%

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 1,032 889 858
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.87% 45.85% 41.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 456 423
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +17.29%
10th Percentile £226 £239 £213
90th Percentile £540 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 32 30
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 £16.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.45% -14.30% +14.61%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.01 £10.18
90th Percentile £48.75 £38.18 £38.80
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.29% -11.43% +6.06%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -18 13 £425 +11.84%
Symantec
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) ITIL
3 10 (71.43%) Service Management
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) ITIL V3
3 10 (71.43%) Virtual Environments
4 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
4 9 (64.29%) Skype
4 9 (64.29%) Skype for Business
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) ITSM
4 9 (64.29%) HP
5 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 8 (57.14%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
6 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (42.86%) Migration
7 6 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (35.71%) ServiceNow
8 5 (35.71%) Change Management
8 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
8 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification

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 9 (64.29%) Skype for Business
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
1 2 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Skype
2 4 (28.57%) BIG-IP
2 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Communications Specialist
1 6 (42.86%) Messaging Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Storage Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) SCCM Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 10 (71.43%) ITIL V3
2 10 (71.43%) Service Management
2 10 (71.43%) Virtual Environments
3 9 (64.29%) ITSM
4 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (42.86%) Migration
6 5 (35.71%) Change Management
7 4 (28.57%) Capacity Management
7 4 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
8 2 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 2 (14.29%) Disk Encryption
8 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
9 1 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
9 1 (7.14%) Release Management
9 1 (7.14%) Test Management
9 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (28.57%) MCP
3 4 (28.57%) MCSE
4 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) NFS
2 4 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (14.29%) BitLocker
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 4 (28.57%) OVSD
2 4 (28.57%) SCSM
3 3 (21.43%) SCCM
3 3 (21.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) HP
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) ServiceNow
5 4 (28.57%) arcserve
5 4 (28.57%) F5
5 4 (28.57%) NetApp
5 4 (28.57%) Veeam
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) Computacenter
6 2 (14.29%) Ivanti