Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 113 132 106
Rank change year-on-year +19 -26 +11
Contract jobs citing Symantec 11 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.55% 0.19% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.21% 0.43% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £386 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.67% +4.35% -4.17%
10th Percentile £335 £187 £270
90th Percentile £502 £312 £408
South East median daily rate £400 £360 £390
% change year-on-year +11.11% -7.69% -8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year -27.27% -5.98% +35.73%

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 911 932 906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 45.35% 45.13% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 411 470
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £220 £225 £213
90th Percentile £550 £544 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 38 44
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% +26.92% +18.18%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.79 £8.65
90th Percentile £42.50 £38.95 £25.15
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year +6.25% -7.91% -0.71%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +17 10 £386 +28.67% 1
High Wycombe -4 1 - -
Symantec
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
2 5 (45.45%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (36.36%) Skype
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) ITSM
3 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
4 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Skype
2 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Communications Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) Messaging Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (36.36%) ITSM
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 1 (9.09%) Release Management
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Test Management
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCAA
3 1 (9.09%) CCENT
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) NFS
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 2 (18.18%) OVSD
2 2 (18.18%) SCSM
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM
3 1 (9.09%) SCOM
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) arcserve
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp
3 2 (18.18%) Veeam
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) F5