Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 212 206
Rank change year-on-year -27 -6 +51
Contract jobs citing Symantec 17 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.33% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.84% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 25
City of London median daily rate £535 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.88% - -15.00%
10th Percentile £313 £302 £286
90th Percentile £688 £540 £538
Central London median daily rate £535 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +25.88% - -12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
City of London median hourly rate - £22.34 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.55% +72.73%
Central London median hourly rate - £22.34 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +17.55% +72.73%

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 2,717 2,486 2,797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.36% 38.60% 40.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,013 1,815 2,149
City of London median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £268 £268 £288
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 43 34
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £16.92 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.80% -10.97% +6.35%
10th Percentile £12.01 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £33.49 £31.58
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.92 £19.00
% change year-on-year +18.22% -10.96% +6.01%

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 July 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 18 July 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 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
2 7 (41.18%) Data Loss Prevention
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) CASB
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (17.65%) DHCP
6 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
6 3 (17.65%) DNS
6 3 (17.65%) VML
6 3 (17.65%) NetApp
6 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
6 3 (17.65%) Firewall
6 3 (17.65%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 3 (17.65%) CyberArk
6 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (17.65%) SCCM
6 3 (17.65%) Change Control
6 3 (17.65%) Regular Expression
6 3 (17.65%) Office 365
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (11.76%) GitHub
7 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 2 (11.76%) Confluence

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 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) GitHub
3 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (11.76%) Kerberos
2 2 (11.76%) NAS
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Skype
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Security Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Collaboration Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) IAM Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Regular Expression
1 3 (17.65%) VML
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
2 2 (11.76%) OAuth
2 2 (11.76%) SAML
3 1 (5.88%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) BYOD
3 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Data Loss Prevention
2 3 (17.65%) Change Control
2 3 (17.65%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (11.76%) Cryptography
3 2 (11.76%) Data Privacy
3 2 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.88%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (5.88%) Privileged Access Management
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CISSP
1 1 (5.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) GDPR
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 2 (11.76%) NIST 800
3 1 (5.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) OpenAM
2 2 (11.76%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) NFS
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) CASB
2 3 (17.65%) SCCM
3 2 (11.76%) Ansible
3 2 (11.76%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (5.88%) Nagios
4 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.88%) SCOM
4 1 (5.88%) SCSM
4 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
4 1 (5.88%) SnapMirror
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) CyberArk
3 3 (17.65%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
4 2 (11.76%) CA
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Forcepoint
4 2 (11.76%) Ivanti
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) ForeScout
5 1 (5.88%) Shavlik
5 1 (5.88%) Snow
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.88%) Splunk
5 1 (5.88%) Sybase
5 1 (5.88%) Veritas