Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 221 216
Rank change year-on-year -11 -5 +34
Contract jobs citing Symantec 17 26 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.39% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.91% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 47
City of London median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.64%
10th Percentile £157 £286 £302
90th Percentile £550 £588 £543
Central London median daily rate £410 £425 £406
% change year-on-year -3.53% +4.62% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
City of London median hourly rate - £162.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1377.27% -
Central London median hourly rate - £162.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +1020.69% -32.56%

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 2700 2853 3899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.14% 42.52% 42.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2028 2136 2920
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £277 £275 £250
90th Percentile £675 £638 £632
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 48 76
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.09
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £27.08
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.23 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% +4.14% -0.75%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Office 365
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) HP
4 4 (23.53%) SAN
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
4 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
4 4 (23.53%) DNS
4 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
4 4 (23.53%) Degree
4 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
5 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) SMTP
5 3 (17.65%) DHCP
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (17.65%) Intranet
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (17.65%) NAS
5 3 (17.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

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 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (5.88%) OneDrive
3 1 (5.88%) PaaS
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) DHCP
2 3 (17.65%) Intranet
2 3 (17.65%) NAS
2 3 (17.65%) SMTP
3 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) HTTP
3 2 (11.76%) Skype
3 2 (11.76%) snoop
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) tcpdump
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
4 1 (5.88%) Broadband
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Developer
2 2 (11.76%) IT Support
2 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Deployment Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (5.88%) Junior Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) CESG
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.88%) HPUX
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Change Management
1 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
1 3 (17.65%) Patch Management
1 3 (17.65%) Security Operations
2 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
2 2 (11.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security
2 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (11.76%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) SIEM
2 2 (11.76%) Time Management
2 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (5.88%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.88%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (5.88%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) Ruby
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (11.76%) CCSP
3 2 (11.76%) CISM
3 2 (11.76%) CISSP
3 2 (11.76%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.88%) MCP
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) iptables
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) BitLocker
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.88%) UAG
3 1 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
3 3 (17.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (11.76%) AirWatch
4 2 (11.76%) Ansible
4 2 (11.76%) Nessus
4 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
4 2 (11.76%) OSSEC
4 2 (11.76%) Packer
4 2 (11.76%) SCCM
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (11.76%) Terraform
5 1 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (5.88%) Ionix
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (5.88%) SCOM
5 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) HP
1 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) AppSense
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) EMC
3 2 (11.76%) Intel
3 2 (11.76%) McAfee
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Qualys
3 2 (11.76%) Sourcefire
3 2 (11.76%) Sun
3 2 (11.76%) Trend Micro
3 2 (11.76%) Tripwire
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) FactSet
4 1 (5.88%) FireEye
4 1 (5.88%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.88%) Lumension
4 1 (5.88%) Veeam