Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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.

Symantec
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 80 119
Rank change year-on-year -40 +39 -8
Contract jobs citing Symantec 16 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.68% 1.78% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% 3.84% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 8
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £355 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.70% +16.39% -17.01%
10th Percentile £389 £283 £251
90th Percentile £505 £450 £479
South East median daily rate £400 £353 £350
% change year-on-year +13.48% +0.71% -5.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £24.69 £35.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year -30.46% +64.73% +26.76%

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 1036 807 1221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 44.12% 46.30% 46.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 426 543
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £394 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £201 £230 £208
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 42 48
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £10.52 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.01% -33.98% +24.94%
10th Percentile £8.79 £8.55 £9.00
90th Percentile £38.10 £27.10 £30.15
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £18.50
% change year-on-year +7.26% -14.32% +17.61%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -38 12 £500 +31.58% 1
Marlow -2 1 £305 -4.31%
Symantec
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) MCSE
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
4 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
5 8 (50.00%) ITIL
6 7 (43.75%) MCSA
6 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (43.75%) PKI
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
7 6 (37.50%) Migration
7 6 (37.50%) VMware
7 6 (37.50%) Skype for Business
7 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
8 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
8 5 (31.25%) Skype
8 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
8 5 (31.25%) Service Design
8 5 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
8 5 (31.25%) Presales
9 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (25.00%) Virtual Team

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 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) Skype for Business
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Office 365
3 2 (12.50%) OneDrive
4 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Skype
2 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) NetScreen
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Wintel Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Communications Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) SCCM Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Service Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Architect
5 1 (6.25%) NetBackup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) PKI
2 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
3 5 (31.25%) Presales
3 5 (31.25%) Service Design
4 4 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
5 3 (18.75%) ITSM
5 3 (18.75%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 3 (18.75%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 2 (12.50%) Disk Encryption
6 2 (12.50%) High Availability
6 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) MCSE
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
2 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) MCSA
4 6 (37.50%) DV Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) MCP
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (12.50%) BitLocker
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (18.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (18.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) F5
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
4 2 (12.50%) AppSense
4 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Computacenter
4 2 (12.50%) Intel
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) McAfee
4 2 (12.50%) Sourcefire
5 1 (6.25%) Brocade