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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 64 64
Rank change year-on-year +10 0  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 10 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.51% 0.98% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 3.95% 1.98% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £130 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +226.92% -55.93%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £290
% change year-on-year - +20.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -14.70% -15.77%  

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 Glasgow.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 253 353 343
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 38.22% 49.65% 39.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 189 158
Median daily rate £395 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.85% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 16
Median hourly rate £16.00 £43.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.80% +145.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.50 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Symantec as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 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 27 June 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) PowerShell
3 10 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (53.33%) Windows 10
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) IBM
6 4 (26.67%) CISSP
6 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (26.67%) SANS
7 3 (20.00%) SCCM
7 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
8 2 (13.33%) Dell
8 2 (13.33%) EMC
8 2 (13.33%) Citrix
8 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (13.33%) AIX
8 2 (13.33%) Solaris
8 2 (13.33%) Python
8 2 (13.33%) MQSeries
8 2 (13.33%) C#
8 2 (13.33%) Perl
8 2 (13.33%) VBScript
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008

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 2 (13.33%) MQSeries
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Splunk Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) AS400
1 1 (6.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 10
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (13.33%) AIX
5 2 (13.33%) Solaris
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Unix
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (6.67%) BCP
2 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) SDLC
2 1 (6.67%) SIEM
2 1 (6.67%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (6.67%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) Time Management
2 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) VBScript
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CISSP
1 4 (26.67%) SANS
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (13.33%) ArcSight ESM
3 2 (13.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) IBM
1 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Dell
2 2 (13.33%) EMC
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Splunk
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) MapR