Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 18 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 - 40
Rank change year-on-year - +40 -7
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.41% - 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 3.00% - 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Chester median daily rate £290 - £488
10th Percentile £285 - £434
90th Percentile £299 - £531
Cheshire median daily rate £300 £340 £250
% change year-on-year -11.76% +36.00% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £21.00 £15.84
% change year-on-year - +32.55% +10.44%

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 Chester.

All Vendors
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 100 118 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 46.95% 39.20% 40.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 102 75
Chester median daily rate £350 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £261 £294 £305
90th Percentile £483 £525 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.94% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 17
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +3.92% -6.52%
10th Percentile £11.10 £17.50 £11.91
90th Percentile £29.40 £17.50 £36.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £15.77
% change year-on-year -12.52% -5.77% +0.13%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in Chester

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Chester

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Chester region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) DKIM
3 1 (33.33%) DMARC
3 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DKIM
1 1 (33.33%) DMARC
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Migration Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft