Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 67 96
Rank change year-on-year +8 +29 +4
Contract jobs citing Symantec 37 19 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.84% 1.70% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 6.99% 3.55% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 5
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £450 £119
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +278.15% -72.05%
10th Percentile £413 £349 £103
90th Percentile £550 £563 £124
Scotland median daily rate £475 £425 £120
% change year-on-year +11.76% +254.17% -65.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 - -
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 Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 529 535 729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.63% 47.85% 42.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 256 342
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -
10th Percentile £227 £213 £182
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £353
% change year-on-year +10.71% -0.71% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 15
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -37.14% +25.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.10 £63.50
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 Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in Glasgow

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Glasgow

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in Glasgow

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 35 (94.59%) Windows
2 32 (86.49%) PowerShell
3 23 (62.16%) Firewall
4 21 (56.76%) Finance
5 20 (54.05%) SCCM
6 19 (51.35%) Linux
7 18 (48.65%) Publishing
7 18 (48.65%) BCP
7 18 (48.65%) Business Continuity
7 18 (48.65%) Business Continuity Planning
8 17 (45.95%) Python
9 16 (43.24%) Perl
9 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
9 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (43.24%) Security Operations
10 15 (40.54%) Norton AntiVirus
11 14 (37.84%) IBM
12 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
12 13 (35.14%) Dell
13 12 (32.43%) Internet
13 12 (32.43%) HP
13 12 (32.43%) SQL
13 12 (32.43%) IIS
13 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (32.43%) Task Automation
14 11 (29.73%) Data Loss Prevention
14 11 (29.73%) Web Development
14 11 (29.73%) Oracle
14 11 (29.73%) Project Management

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 12 (32.43%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) Apache Solr
2 3 (8.11%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.70%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 23 (62.16%) Firewall
2 12 (32.43%) Internet
3 6 (16.22%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) LDAP
5 2 (5.41%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 18 (48.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Security Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Security Specialist
4 6 (16.22%) IT Security Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Splunk Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) HTML
2 3 (8.11%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (5.41%) Kafka
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Clustering
1 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) AS400
2 1 (2.70%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 35 (94.59%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Linux
3 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (24.32%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.41%) Solaris
6 2 (5.41%) Unix
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.70%) AIX
7 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) BCP
1 18 (48.65%) Business Continuity
1 18 (48.65%) Business Continuity Planning
2 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Security Operations
3 12 (32.43%) Task Automation
4 11 (29.73%) Data Loss Prevention
4 11 (29.73%) Project Management
4 11 (29.73%) Web Development
5 4 (10.81%) Data Security
6 3 (8.11%) Open Source
7 1 (2.70%) Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL
7 1 (2.70%) Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.70%) Time Management
7 1 (2.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) PowerShell
2 17 (45.95%) Python
3 16 (43.24%) Perl
4 12 (32.43%) SQL
5 10 (27.03%) C#
5 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
5 10 (27.03%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) CISSP
1 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (54.05%) SCCM
2 15 (40.54%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (27.03%) IBM BigFix
3 10 (27.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (10.81%) EnCase
5 1 (2.70%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (2.70%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.70%) QRadar
5 1 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (37.84%) IBM
3 13 (35.14%) Dell
4 12 (32.43%) HP
5 11 (29.73%) Oracle
6 4 (10.81%) McAfee
7 2 (5.41%) Nuix
7 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.70%) Altiris
8 1 (2.70%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.70%) Avaya
8 1 (2.70%) Citrix
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) Splunk
8 1 (2.70%) VMware