Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 238 210
Rank change year-on-year +6 -28 +11
Contract jobs citing Symantec 21 20 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.29% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.72% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 20
City of London median daily rate £420 £418 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.60% -4.02% +4.82%
10th Percentile £283 £128 £337
90th Percentile £505 £550 £596
Central London median daily rate £420 £338 £425
% change year-on-year +24.44% -20.59% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £162.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £162.50

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 2,722 2,762 2,830
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.23% 38.41% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,033 2,088 2,113
City of London median daily rate £475 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +2.86%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £285
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 56 45
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +9.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.88 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.23
% change year-on-year +3.89% -1.23% +4.14%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (38.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
4 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (33.33%) Skype
4 7 (33.33%) Mimecast
4 7 (33.33%) DNS
4 7 (33.33%) Firewall
4 7 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco
6 5 (23.81%) Office 365
7 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (19.05%) LAN
7 4 (19.05%) WAN
7 4 (19.05%) DHCP
7 4 (19.05%) Clearswift
7 4 (19.05%) Juniper
7 4 (19.05%) NetApp
7 4 (19.05%) Banking
7 4 (19.05%) Information Security
7 4 (19.05%) SCCM
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
7 4 (19.05%) ProxySG
7 4 (19.05%) Windows 7

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 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (9.52%) IBM Domino
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Mimecast
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (23.81%) Office 365
4 2 (9.52%) IaaS
5 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
1 7 (33.33%) Skype
2 4 (19.05%) DHCP
2 4 (19.05%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) DMZ
3 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (14.29%) Internet
3 3 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 3 (14.29%) Wireless
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (9.52%) Intranet
4 2 (9.52%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) BGP
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
5 1 (4.76%) OSPF
5 1 (4.76%) SMTP
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Security Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Wintel Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Messaging Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Mobility Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IAM Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
1 2 (9.52%) iPad
1 2 (9.52%) iPhone
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
4 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (4.76%) Unix
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (19.05%) Information Security
3 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 3 (14.29%) ISMS
3 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 3 (14.29%) Security Management
4 2 (9.52%) Contract Negotiation
4 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.52%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) COBIT
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) ProxySG
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (19.05%) SCCM
3 3 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (9.52%) AirWatch
4 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
4 2 (9.52%) SCOM
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.76%) SCOrch
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
2 4 (19.05%) Clearswift
2 4 (19.05%) Juniper
2 4 (19.05%) NetApp
3 3 (14.29%) F5
3 3 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) MobileIron
3 3 (14.29%) Okta
3 3 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 3 (14.29%) Sophos
3 3 (14.29%) Tufin
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Apple
4 2 (9.52%) Bloomberg
4 2 (9.52%) Charles River
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) FactSet