Period
to 23 October 2018

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 October 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 125 107
Rank change year-on-year -7 -18 +23
Contract jobs citing Symantec 10 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.36% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 1.04% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 9
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +75.26%
10th Percentile £388 £325 £317
90th Percentile £503 £513 £545
Scotland median daily rate £525 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% +254.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £25.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year - +29.87% +3.36%

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 955 964 937
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.19% 34.55% 42.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 541 477
Edinburgh median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £231 £263 £225
90th Percentile £556 £545 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 15
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.11% +18.42% +53.85%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.63 £12.60
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.39 £48.60
Scotland median hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year -32.00% +29.87% +35.09%

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

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

1 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (40.00%) SMTP
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Office 365
5 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
5 2 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (20.00%) GDPR
5 2 (20.00%) CASB
6 1 (10.00%) Antivirus Management
6 1 (10.00%) Snow
6 1 (10.00%) ForeScout
6 1 (10.00%) Shavlik
6 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (10.00%) CyberArk
6 1 (10.00%) SailPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) SANS
6 1 (10.00%) Splunk
6 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) HP SIM

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 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Information Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Insight Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Messaging Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Operational Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Security Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (10.00%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (10.00%) COBIT
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (20.00%) CASB
3 1 (10.00%) Control-M
3 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
3 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) BMC
2 1 (10.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (10.00%) ForeScout
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Ivanti
2 1 (10.00%) Shavlik
2 1 (10.00%) Snow
2 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas
2 1 (10.00%) VMware