The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
London / City of London
Rank 135 147 181
Rank change year-on-year +12 +34  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 18 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.43% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 1.06% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 11
Median daily rate £413 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.15% +22.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £400 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £351 £255
% change year-on-year +13.87% +37.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £22.34 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.55% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +14.70% -12.82%  

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 the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1188 1326 2137
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 39.67% 40.33% 42.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 1001 1548
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 45
Median hourly rate £14.15 £19.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.55% -7.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £10.80 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £43.66 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in the City of London

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in the City of London

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in the City of London

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 19 (59.38%) Windows
3 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 16 (50.00%) Finance
5 13 (40.63%) VMware
6 12 (37.50%) SCCM
7 11 (34.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 11 (34.38%) Citrix
8 10 (31.25%) MS Office
8 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
9 9 (28.13%) SAN
10 8 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 8 (25.00%) Banking
11 7 (21.88%) XenApp
11 7 (21.88%) Cisco
12 6 (18.75%) Firewall
12 6 (18.75%) Clustering
12 6 (18.75%) XenDesktop
12 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
13 5 (15.63%) Skype for Business
13 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (15.63%) SIEM
13 5 (15.63%) Information Security
13 5 (15.63%) DNS
13 5 (15.63%) Dell
13 5 (15.63%) SQL

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) Skype for Business
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.13%) JBoss
6 1 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.13%) SAS
6 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.25%) Relativity
2 2 (6.25%) Ringtail
2 2 (6.25%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) IaaS
2 2 (6.25%) SaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) G Suite
3 1 (3.13%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) SAN
2 6 (18.75%) Firewall
3 5 (15.63%) DNS
4 4 (12.50%) DHCP
4 4 (12.50%) LAN
4 4 (12.50%) NAS
4 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
5 3 (9.38%) Wireless
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (6.25%) FTP
6 2 (6.25%) SMTP
6 2 (6.25%) VPN
6 2 (6.25%) WAN
7 1 (3.13%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security
7 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) EDRMS
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) DB2
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (3.13%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MSI
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Electronics
3 3 (9.38%) Legal
3 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Advertising
5 1 (3.13%) Front Office
5 1 (3.13%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Storage Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) 802.1X
2 2 (6.25%) XMPP
3 1 (3.13%) JSON
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) OAuth
3 1 (3.13%) OpenID
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.13%) Regular Expression
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) SailPoint
3 1 (3.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Clustering
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.13%) HP Storage
5 1 (3.13%) PKI
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.50%) Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.38%) Android
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
6 2 (6.25%) Unix
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.13%) CentOS
7 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Solaris
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Information Security
1 5 (15.63%) SIEM
2 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (9.38%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (9.38%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
3 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
3 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) Server Building
4 2 (6.25%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (6.25%) Data Deduplication
4 2 (6.25%) Digital Forensics
4 2 (6.25%) E-Discovery
4 2 (6.25%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
4 2 (6.25%) High Availability
4 2 (6.25%) Migration
4 2 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) Perl
3 3 (9.38%) Python
3 3 (9.38%) VBScript
4 2 (6.25%) VBA
5 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) CISSP
3 2 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) CBAP
4 1 (3.13%) CISA
4 1 (3.13%) CISM
4 1 (3.13%) ISEB
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) COBIT
3 1 (3.13%) GPG13
3 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.88%) XenApp
4 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 6 (18.75%) XenDesktop
5 5 (15.63%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (6.25%) vSphere
7 2 (6.25%) XenServer
8 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (3.13%) VirtualBox
8 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) SCCM
2 11 (34.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 8 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (12.50%) NetBackup
4 4 (12.50%) SCOM
5 3 (9.38%) Backup Exec
5 3 (9.38%) SCOrch
5 3 (9.38%) SCVMM
5 3 (9.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (6.25%) EnCase
6 2 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (6.25%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (6.25%) SCSM
7 1 (3.13%) BladeLogic
7 1 (3.13%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
3 11 (34.38%) Citrix
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco
5 5 (15.63%) Dell
6 4 (12.50%) Altiris
6 4 (12.50%) HP
7 3 (9.38%) AppSense
7 3 (9.38%) CyberArk
7 3 (9.38%) EMC
7 3 (9.38%) NetApp
7 3 (9.38%) SAP
7 3 (9.38%) Splunk
8 2 (6.25%) Apple
8 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.25%) Intel Security
8 2 (6.25%) Nuix
8 2 (6.25%) Oracle
8 2 (6.25%) Varonis
8 2 (6.25%) Veritas
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