Period
to 24 April 2018

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 24 April 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 195 197
Rank change year-on-year -40 +2 +44
Contract jobs citing Symantec 20 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.29% 0.49% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 1.20% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 19
City of London median daily rate £525 £410 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.05% -8.89% -
10th Percentile £215 £325 £284
90th Percentile £688 £590 £538
Central London median daily rate £525 £405 £418
% change year-on-year +29.63% -2.99% +9.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
City of London median hourly rate - £22.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.55% -
Central London median hourly rate - £22.34 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +17.55% -

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 2,672 2,503 2,606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.10% 41.18% 40.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,008 1,835 1,964
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £279 £286 £263
90th Percentile £656 £638 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £448
% change year-on-year +5.56% +0.56% +5.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 33 36
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £17.00 £22.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.88% -22.93% +23.47%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.55 £12.63
90th Percentile £31.00 £36.00 £36.79
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.08 £21.34
% change year-on-year +24.42% -24.67% +20.23%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Symantec as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 24 April 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) SCCM
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 6 (30.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (25.00%) Ivanti
4 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (25.00%) Office 365
4 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (20.00%) Firewall
5 4 (20.00%) NetApp
5 4 (20.00%) Apple
6 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (15.00%) Intranet
6 3 (15.00%) Internet
6 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg
6 3 (15.00%) CISSP
6 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (15.00%) IBM Domino
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (15.00%) Charles River
6 3 (15.00%) Wireless

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 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) IBM Domino
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) Confluence
3 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) GitHub
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (15.00%) Internet
2 3 (15.00%) Intranet
2 3 (15.00%) Wireless
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) Skype
4 1 (5.00%) BGP
4 1 (5.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) OSPF
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) IT Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) IT Support
2 3 (15.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Security Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (10.00%) IAM Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Junior
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) SailPoint
2 2 (10.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (10.00%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) iPad
1 3 (15.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) BYOD
2 1 (5.00%) CESG
2 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.00%) Unix
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 5 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (15.00%) Change Control
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) Investment Management
3 3 (15.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (10.00%) Data Privacy
4 2 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.00%) BCP
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CISSP
1 3 (15.00%) SANS
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.00%) COBIT
3 2 (10.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.00%) BitLocker
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.00%) NFS
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 5 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (15.00%) AirWatch
4 2 (10.00%) Ansible
4 2 (10.00%) CASB
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (5.00%) Nagios
5 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) Ivanti
4 4 (20.00%) Apple
4 4 (20.00%) NetApp
5 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg
5 3 (15.00%) Charles River
5 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.00%) CyberArk
5 3 (15.00%) FactSet
5 3 (15.00%) ForeScout
5 3 (15.00%) Shavlik
5 3 (15.00%) Snow
5 3 (15.00%) Splunk
6 2 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 2 (10.00%) Sybase
7 1 (5.00%) Altiris
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) Google
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle