Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 November 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 109 132
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 -32
Contract jobs citing Symantec 14 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.85% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 1.40% 2.05% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +23.19% +17.95%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £343
90th Percentile £513 £549 £348
Scotland median daily rate £475 £425 £120
% change year-on-year +11.76% +254.17% -65.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year +47.06% -8.72% +49.00%

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 Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 998 878 1007
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.83% 41.40% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 463 487
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £238 £218 £250
90th Percentile £567 £525 £518
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £353
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.71% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £26.25 £19.25 £19.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -2.56% +25.27%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.88 £10.65
90th Percentile £42.77 £50.19 £34.57
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
% change year-on-year +45.45% +13.71% -7.99%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Symantec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in Edinburgh

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Edinburgh

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Skype for Business
3 6 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (35.71%) Unified Communications
4 5 (35.71%) vSphere
4 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) JBoss
4 5 (35.71%) Apache
4 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
4 5 (35.71%) SMTP
4 5 (35.71%) FTP
4 5 (35.71%) VPN
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) HP
4 5 (35.71%) Skype
4 5 (35.71%) Mimecast
5 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
5 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 3 (21.43%) EMC VNX
6 3 (21.43%) SCOM
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Analysis

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (42.86%) Skype for Business
2 5 (35.71%) Apache
2 5 (35.71%) JBoss
3 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 3 (21.43%) IBM Domino
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Mimecast
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) FTP
1 5 (35.71%) Skype
1 5 (35.71%) SMTP
1 5 (35.71%) Unified Communications
1 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Exchange Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) EMC VNX
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Data Security
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Programme Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) MCSA
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
1 5 (35.71%) vSphere
2 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (35.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (21.43%) SCOM
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
2 5 (35.71%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) CyberArk
3 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 3 (21.43%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) IronPort
4 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow