Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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 of England
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 168 116
Rank change year-on-year -9 -52 +46
Contract jobs citing Symantec 23 24 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.49% 0.46% 1.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 0.98% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 64
East of England median daily rate £500 £170 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +194.12% -25.27% +19.74%
10th Percentile £138 £113 £155
90th Percentile £550 £410 £496
England median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 15
East of England median hourly rate £24.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +25.00% +4.35%
10th Percentile £23.50 £15.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £24.50 £15.00 £16.25
England median hourly rate £20.92 £18.88 £20.19
% change year-on-year +10.82% -6.49% +26.16%

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 of England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2108 2455 2903
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 44.81% 47.46% 49.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1218 1349 1627
East of England median daily rate £402 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.44% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £200
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 192 253
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -19.51% -2.38%
10th Percentile £10.39 £9.00 £10.55
90th Percentile £40.00 £42.83 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.94%

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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 2017. 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 +1 15 £525 -4.55% 4
Bedfordshire -4 4 £324 +159.00%
Cambridgeshire 0 3 - - 2
Essex -24 1 £138 +14.59%
Symantec
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 of England region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
2 10 (43.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
4 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
4 8 (34.78%) Windows XP
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Office 365
4 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (34.78%) VMware
5 7 (30.43%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (30.43%) Firewall
5 7 (30.43%) Palo Alto
5 7 (30.43%) Presales
6 6 (26.09%) FireEye
6 6 (26.09%) Citrix
6 6 (26.09%) McAfee
6 6 (26.09%) Altiris
6 6 (26.09%) SCCM
7 5 (21.74%) LANDesk
7 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
7 5 (21.74%) XenApp
7 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
7 5 (21.74%) Skype for Business
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (21.74%) CESG
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
7 5 (21.74%) VBScript
7 5 (21.74%) SharePoint

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 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
1 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
1 5 (21.74%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.35%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Office 365
2 5 (21.74%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) Skype
3 3 (13.04%) HTTP
3 3 (13.04%) SSL
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (8.70%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) WAN
4 2 (8.70%) WLAN
5 1 (4.35%) DHCP
5 1 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Local Government
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support
3 4 (17.39%) Security Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) SCCM Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Senior SCCM Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Windows Technical Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Associate Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Design Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) CESG
3 3 (13.04%) User Experience
4 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
4 2 (8.70%) NHS
4 2 (8.70%) PDA
5 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
3 8 (34.78%) Windows XP
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (13.04%) Linux
5 3 (13.04%) Unix
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Presales
2 5 (21.74%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (21.74%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 5 (21.74%) Disk Encryption
2 5 (21.74%) Programme Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) Computer Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) Compliance Audit
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL V2
5 2 (8.70%) ITSM
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
1 5 (21.74%) VBScript
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) Perl
2 3 (13.04%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CCNP
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CCDP
2 2 (8.70%) CCIE
2 2 (8.70%) CCSE
2 2 (8.70%) CISSP
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) MCP
2 2 (8.70%) MCSA
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) GPG13
2 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.35%) GDPR
3 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) BitLocker
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (21.74%) XenApp
2 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
3 3 (13.04%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (30.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (26.09%) SCCM
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (8.70%) DameWare
5 2 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
1 8 (34.78%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) Palo Alto
3 6 (26.09%) Altiris
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
3 6 (26.09%) FireEye
3 6 (26.09%) McAfee
4 5 (21.74%) LANDesk
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) Sophos
6 3 (13.04%) AppSense
6 3 (13.04%) EMC
6 3 (13.04%) Intel
7 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
7 2 (8.70%) Computacenter
7 2 (8.70%) CyberArk
7 2 (8.70%) F5
7 2 (8.70%) Forcepoint
7 2 (8.70%) Juniper
7 2 (8.70%) Sourcefire
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