Period
to 18 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 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
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 171 182
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11 -42
Contract jobs citing Symantec 25 43 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.50% 0.84% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 1.90% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 22 0
East of England median daily rate £200 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.56% - -
England median daily rate £421 £400 £373
% change year-on-year +5.31% +7.38% -0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 - £11.00
10th Percentile £14.50 - £10.50
90th Percentile £24.70 - £11.50
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% -23.08% +93.70%

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 East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,397 2,258 2,391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 47.75% 44.12% 49.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,400 1,218 1,327
East of England median daily rate £425 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +8.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £185 £200 £207
90th Percentile £588 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 158 184
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -1.55% -19.51%
10th Percentile £11.27 £10.47 £10.66
90th Percentile £43.00 £43.98 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% -5.71%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Symantec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in the East of England

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in the East of England

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in the East of England

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in the East of England

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the East of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -17 14 £275 -38.89% 4
Bedfordshire +8 4 £249 -17.08%
Essex -14 4 £200 +45.44% 2
Cambridgeshire +9 2 - - 2
Norfolk - 1 - -
Symantec
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (52.00%) VMware
4 9 (36.00%) DNS
5 8 (32.00%) Cisco
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (28.00%) Office 365
6 7 (28.00%) DHCP
6 7 (28.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (24.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.00%) Internet
9 4 (16.00%) Sophos
9 4 (16.00%) McAfee
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (16.00%) VPN
9 4 (16.00%) Altiris
9 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (16.00%) Veeam
9 4 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (16.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (16.00%) SIEM
9 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
10 3 (12.00%) Skype
10 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (12.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.00%) G Suite
4 1 (4.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) DNS
2 7 (28.00%) DHCP
3 6 (24.00%) Firewall
3 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.00%) Internet
5 4 (16.00%) VPN
6 3 (12.00%) Skype
6 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.00%) DKIM
7 2 (8.00%) DMARC
7 2 (8.00%) EIGRP
7 2 (8.00%) LAN
7 2 (8.00%) OSPF
7 2 (8.00%) RIP
7 2 (8.00%) VLAN
8 1 (4.00%) 802.11
8 1 (4.00%) ATM
8 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
8 1 (4.00%) VoIP
8 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) IT Support
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (8.00%) IT Technician
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) CMDB
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (12.00%) Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
5 2 (8.00%) VMS
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.00%) Debian
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (16.00%) SIEM
2 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 2 (8.00%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (8.00%) Email Filtering
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
3 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Software Distribution
3 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.00%) Change Control
4 1 (4.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (4.00%) Email Management
4 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Open Source
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CNE
3 2 (8.00%) MCP
3 2 (8.00%) Novell Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) EMC Certification
4 1 (4.00%) GIAC
4 1 (4.00%) SANS
4 1 (4.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) VirtualBox
5 1 (4.00%) Postfix
5 1 (4.00%) Squid
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
5 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (16.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (12.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (12.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (12.00%) WSUS
4 2 (8.00%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (4.00%) CASB
5 1 (4.00%) Kibana
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (4.00%) Nexpose
5 1 (4.00%) Puppet
5 1 (4.00%) QRadar
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) VMware
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Altiris
4 4 (16.00%) McAfee
4 4 (16.00%) Sophos
4 4 (16.00%) Veeam
5 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
6 2 (8.00%) Adobe
6 2 (8.00%) Apple
6 2 (8.00%) Forcepoint
6 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (8.00%) Remedy
7 1 (4.00%) Clearswift
7 1 (4.00%) D-Link
7 1 (4.00%) Rapid7
7 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.00%) Trend Micro