Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 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
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 206 227 207
Rank change year-on-year +21 -20 -2
Contract jobs citing Symantec 29 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.45% 0.27% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 0.72% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 24
City of London median daily rate £500 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41% -
10th Percentile £242 £332 £325
90th Percentile £615 £688 £546
Central London median daily rate £431 £535 £425
% change year-on-year -19.39% +25.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £22.34
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 - £22.34

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 2,490 2,649 2,455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.61% 38.23% 39.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,862 1,971 1,792
City of London median daily rate £500 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £281
90th Percentile £650 £663 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £474
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.90% +5.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 65 37
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -17.95%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.90 £12.51
90th Percentile £48.90 £28.00 £27.17
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -18.99%

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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 2019, 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 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
3 21 (72.41%) Finance
4 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
5 17 (58.62%) VMware
6 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Office
6 16 (55.17%) SCCM
7 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
8 14 (48.28%) XenApp
9 13 (44.83%) Skype for Business
10 12 (41.38%) Office 365
10 12 (41.38%) DNS
10 12 (41.38%) Citrix
10 12 (41.38%) Windows 10
11 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (37.93%) Banking
12 10 (34.48%) Windows 7
12 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 9 (31.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
13 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
13 9 (31.03%) DHCP
13 9 (31.03%) SQL
14 8 (27.59%) Project Management
14 8 (27.59%) Investment Banking
15 7 (24.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Excel
15 7 (24.14%) Dell
15 7 (24.14%) Skype
16 6 (20.69%) IaaS

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 13 (44.83%) Skype for Business
2 6 (20.69%) IIS
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Acrobat
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Office 365
2 6 (20.69%) IaaS
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.69%) PaaS
3 3 (10.34%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) DNS
2 9 (31.03%) DHCP
3 7 (24.14%) Skype
4 6 (20.69%) SAN
4 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
5 5 (17.24%) Firewall
6 4 (13.79%) LAN
6 4 (13.79%) WAN
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
7 3 (10.34%) NAS
7 3 (10.34%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (6.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (6.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (6.90%) Internet
8 2 (6.90%) Network Security
9 1 (3.45%) Cisco Firepower
9 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (10.34%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MSI
1 3 (10.34%) WiX
General
1 21 (72.41%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Banking
3 8 (27.59%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Law
4 2 (6.90%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Desktop Support
1 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Azure Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Cloud Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (6.90%) Network Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) LDAP
1 3 (10.34%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Hedge funds
2 3 (10.34%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (10.34%) iPad
2 3 (10.34%) iPhone
2 3 (10.34%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
3 12 (41.38%) Windows 10
4 10 (34.48%) Windows 7
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.34%) Android
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.90%) Linux
7 2 (6.90%) Unix
8 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (27.59%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) Migration
4 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery Management
5 4 (13.79%) DevOps
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) Cloud Operations
6 3 (10.34%) Data Management
6 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
6 3 (10.34%) High Availability
6 3 (10.34%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (10.34%) Identity Management
6 3 (10.34%) Information Security
6 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.34%) Server Management
6 3 (10.34%) Storage Management
6 3 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (6.90%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) VB
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) XenApp
3 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
5 6 (20.69%) XenDesktop
6 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (10.34%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (6.90%) ProxySG
7 2 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (6.90%) vSphere
8 1 (3.45%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) SCCM
2 9 (31.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (20.69%) SCOM
4 4 (13.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
5 3 (10.34%) QRadar
5 3 (10.34%) SCOrch
5 3 (10.34%) SCSM
5 3 (10.34%) SCVMM
5 3 (10.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 17 (58.62%) VMware
3 12 (41.38%) Citrix
4 7 (24.14%) Dell
5 6 (20.69%) Bloomberg
5 6 (20.69%) Reuters
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco
6 5 (17.24%) F5
6 5 (17.24%) Veritas
7 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 3 (10.34%) HP
7 3 (10.34%) NetApp
8 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
8 2 (6.90%) Ivanti
8 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
8 2 (6.90%) Trend Micro
9 1 (3.45%) Polycom
9 1 (3.45%) Qualys
9 1 (3.45%) Spiceworks
9 1 (3.45%) Xerox