Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 238 229
Rank change year-on-year +37 -9 -7
Contract jobs citing Symantec 20 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.79% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 13
City of London median daily rate £375 £420 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -11.58% +9.20%
10th Percentile £240 £281 £157
90th Percentile £720 £510 £550
Central London median daily rate £370 £420 £418
% change year-on-year -11.90% +0.60% -1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 - -

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 2,379 2,665 2,698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.45% 38.30% 38.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,833 2,004 2,024
City of London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £226 £272
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 70 59
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% +10.00% -10.53%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.00 £11.15
90th Percentile £50.30 £25.68 £30.75
Central London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year +11.39% +3.89% +2.86%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (35.00%) Banking
5 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (35.00%) Office 365
6 6 (30.00%) XenApp
6 6 (30.00%) XenDesktop
6 6 (30.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (30.00%) DHCP
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) DNS
6 6 (30.00%) Citrix
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (25.00%) SAN
7 5 (25.00%) MCSE
7 5 (25.00%) Backup Exec
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) Service Management
8 4 (20.00%) MCSA
8 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (20.00%) VPN

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%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DHCP
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) SAN
3 4 (20.00%) LAN
3 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (20.00%) VPN
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (5.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) Skype
4 1 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) IT Support
2 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Designer
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Designer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) iPad
1 4 (20.00%) iPhone
1 4 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
1 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (20.00%) Android
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Antivirus Management
3 3 (15.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (15.00%) Disk Encryption
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Project Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Event Correlation
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCSE
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) CCA
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) XenApp
3 6 (30.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) ProxySG
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (15.00%) SCCM
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.00%) SCOM
4 1 (5.00%) SCSM
4 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (20.00%) Polycom
6 3 (15.00%) Trend Micro
7 2 (10.00%) Bloomberg
7 2 (10.00%) McAfee
7 2 (10.00%) MobileIron
8 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
8 1 (5.00%) Dell
8 1 (5.00%) F5
8 1 (5.00%) HP
8 1 (5.00%) Ivanti
8 1 (5.00%) Juniper
8 1 (5.00%) NetApp
8 1 (5.00%) Reuters
8 1 (5.00%) RightFax