Period
to 9 May 2021

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 6 months to 9 May 2021 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 139 152 225
Rank change year-on-year +13 +73 +11
Contract jobs citing Symantec 8 9 29
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.26% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 0.70% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 22
10th Percentile £331 £340 £241
25th Percentile £403 £413 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £446 £475 £395
Median % change year-on-year -6.11% +20.25% -26.17%
75th Percentile £486 £488 £528
90th Percentile £496 £520 £538
Central London median daily rate £446 £475 £390
% change year-on-year -6.11% +21.79% -27.10%

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 944 1,283 2,470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.91% 36.90% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 894 1,841
10th Percentile £340 £230 £263
25th Percentile £423 £375 £408
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £588
90th Percentile £700 £650 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 45
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.42 £11.25
25th Percentile £11.72 £12.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate £13.88 £18.00 £19.25
Median % change year-on-year -22.92% -6.49% -1.91%
75th Percentile £23.57 £27.00 £23.16
90th Percentile £27.25 £39.57 £37.50
Central London median hourly rate £14.08 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year -24.73% -6.50% -

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in the City of London

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Symantec in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Symantec in the City of London

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Symantec in the City of London over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Symantec in the City of London

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Symantec in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Symantec in the City of London

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the City of London region over the 6 months to 9 May 2021. 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
London Bridge - 2 £430 -
Symantec
Central London

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) EMC
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
4 4 (50.00%) vSphere
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) Dell
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) NetApp
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Trend Micro
5 3 (37.50%) XenApp
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (37.50%) OneDrive
5 3 (37.50%) Zscaler

Symantec
Co-occurring 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (12.50%) Confluence
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (37.50%) OneDrive
3 2 (25.00%) Azure
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) GitHub
4 1 (12.50%) IaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Mimecast
4 1 (12.50%) PaaS
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) FTP
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) SD-WAN
4 1 (12.50%) Skype
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) International Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Server Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Hedge funds
2 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (12.50%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Content Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Security Hardening
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Storage Management
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (37.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (12.50%) NFS
4 1 (12.50%) ProxySG
4 1 (12.50%) Snort
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (37.50%) vCenter Server
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (12.50%) Ansible
4 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
4 1 (12.50%) Control-M
4 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (12.50%) Icinga
4 1 (12.50%) Netcool
4 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (12.50%) QRadar
4 1 (12.50%) Suricata
4 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
4 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Dell
4 3 (37.50%) NetApp
4 3 (37.50%) Trend Micro
4 3 (37.50%) Zscaler
5 2 (25.00%) Altiris
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Forcepoint
5 2 (25.00%) Infoblox
5 2 (25.00%) Veritas
6 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
6 1 (12.50%) BMC
6 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
6 1 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (12.50%) Ivanti
6 1 (12.50%) Qualys
6 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds