The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 months to 26 June 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 87 95
Contract jobs citing Symantec 0 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.46% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.17% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £289
% change year-on-year - +21.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -14.70% -15.77%  

Symantec is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 700 597 674
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 45.48% 39.35% 42.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 373 364
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £275 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 34
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -28.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £10.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.35 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Symantec as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in the East Midlands

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Symantec in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in the East Midlands

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) LDAP
2 6 (85.71%) Clustering
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) McAfee
3 5 (71.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (71.43%) PKI
3 5 (71.43%) Kerberos
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) ADSI
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Grid Computing
4 1 (14.29%) MIIS
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) iPlanet
2 1 (14.29%) MQSeries
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LDAP
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Kerberos
3 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ADSI
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Clustering
2 5 (71.43%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) Grid Computing
3 1 (14.29%) HP Storage
3 1 (14.29%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
1 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) QMS
1 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
1 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) JSP 440
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (14.29%) MIIS
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) OpenView
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
3 1 (14.29%) BEA
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Opsware
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Qualys
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
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