Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 202 195
Rank change year-on-year -20 -7 +49
Contract jobs citing Symantec 22 28 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.46% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 1.07% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 29
City of London median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +14.29%
10th Percentile £175 £325 £285
90th Percentile £677 £600 £532
Central London median daily rate £418 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +0.91% +3.44% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
City of London median hourly rate - £162.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +577.08% -
Central London median hourly rate - £162.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +673.81% -2.33%

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 2,690 2,616 2,857
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.03% 42.77% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,056 1,963 2,147
City of London median daily rate £483 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.22% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £285 £300 £250
90th Percentile £675 £636 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 41 40
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £21.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.84% +17.57% +3.55%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £30.90 £55.00 £30.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.85 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -0.79% +5.56% +1.37%

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 22 January 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 22 January 2018, 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 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) Backup Exec
3 7 (31.82%) SCCM
3 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 5 (22.73%) DNS
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
5 5 (22.73%) CISSP
5 5 (22.73%) Intranet
5 5 (22.73%) Ivanti
5 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (22.73%) Asset Management
5 5 (22.73%) Office 365
5 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
6 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 4 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (18.18%) Apple
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (18.18%) Unix
6 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 4 (18.18%) DHCP
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.64%) HP
7 3 (13.64%) SMTP

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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) IBM Domino
4 2 (9.09%) Apache
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) OneDrive
3 1 (4.55%) PaaS
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
1 5 (22.73%) Intranet
2 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) Internet
3 3 (13.64%) NAS
3 3 (13.64%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) SMTP
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) Wireless
3 3 (13.64%) Wireshark
4 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (9.09%) HTTP
4 2 (9.09%) Skype
4 2 (9.09%) snoop
4 2 (9.09%) tcpdump
5 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) IT Support
2 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Security Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Security Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) IAM Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.64%) iPad
1 3 (13.64%) iPhone
2 2 (9.09%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) CESG
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 4 (18.18%) Unix
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.09%) Solaris
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Asset Management
1 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
3 3 (13.64%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (13.64%) Patch Management
3 3 (13.64%) Security Operations
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Investment Management
4 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.09%) Open Source
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.09%) Time Management
4 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CISSP
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) MCSE
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.64%) SANS
3 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 2 (9.09%) CCSP
4 2 (9.09%) CISM
4 2 (9.09%) MCP
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) CCNP
5 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
5 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) ISEB
5 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.64%) COBIT
3 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.09%) iptables
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) BitLocker
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.55%) UAG
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Backup Exec
1 7 (31.82%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (13.64%) AirWatch
3 3 (13.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (9.09%) Ansible
4 2 (9.09%) Nessus
4 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
4 2 (9.09%) OSSEC
4 2 (9.09%) Packer
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (9.09%) Terraform
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (4.55%) Ionix
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (4.55%) SCOM
5 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco
1 5 (22.73%) Ivanti
2 4 (18.18%) Apple
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Bloomberg
3 3 (13.64%) Charles River
3 3 (13.64%) CyberArk
3 3 (13.64%) FactSet
3 3 (13.64%) ForeScout
3 3 (13.64%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) NetApp
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.64%) Snow
3 3 (13.64%) Splunk
4 2 (9.09%) EMC
4 2 (9.09%) Intel
4 2 (9.09%) Qualys
4 2 (9.09%) Sourcefire
4 2 (9.09%) Tripwire
4 2 (9.09%) VMware