Period
to 28 October 2021

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 28 October 2021 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
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 176 112 215
Rank change year-on-year -64 +103 +24
Contract jobs citing Symantec 7 7 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.39% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 1.06% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 19
10th Percentile £259 £392 £240
25th Percentile £261 £441 £299
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £359 £500 £375
Median % change year-on-year -28.25% +33.33% -16.67%
75th Percentile £488 £556 £572
90th Percentile £533 £575 £720
Central London median daily rate £359 £500 £370
% change year-on-year -28.25% +35.14% -17.78%

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 1,289 658 2,340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.95% 36.60% 39.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 962 478 1,844
10th Percentile £350 £299 £283
25th Percentile £433 £413 £405
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% - +0.25%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £588
90th Percentile £725 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £530 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 48
10th Percentile £10.00 £12.75 £11.60
25th Percentile £13.88 £14.44 £12.76
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -21.05% -7.32% +9.63%
75th Percentile £23.38 £22.13 £23.56
90th Percentile £27.10 £22.65 £45.41
Central London median hourly rate £16.75 £18.00 £20.92
% change year-on-year -6.94% -13.94% +11.84%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Symantec as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Symantec in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Symantec in the City of London

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Symantec in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Symantec in the City of London

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Symantec in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Symantec in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
3 3 (42.86%) McAfee
4 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
4 2 (28.57%) Hedge funds
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery

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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) Confluence
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Serena SBM
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Financial Institution
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
3 1 (14.29%) International Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Law
3 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft 365 Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Site Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Hedge funds
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Break/Fix
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Security
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Kernel Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Docker
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (28.57%) vCenter Server
3 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
3 1 (14.29%) CASB
3 1 (14.29%) Control-M
3 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (14.29%) Icinga
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Netcool
3 1 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (14.29%) QRadar
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) Terraform
3 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
3 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) EMC
2 3 (42.86%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) Altiris
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Infoblox
3 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
4 1 (14.29%) CyberArk
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Ivanti
4 1 (14.29%) Proofpoint
4 1 (14.29%) Qualys
4 1 (14.29%) Reuters
4 1 (14.29%) RightFax
4 1 (14.29%) SaltStack
4 1 (14.29%) Serena
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Trend Micro