Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 57 83
Rank change year-on-year -20 +26 +6
Contract jobs citing Symantec 16 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.35% 2.43% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 3.57% 5.00% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 5
Glasgow median daily rate £500 £400 £119
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +236.13% -45.66%
10th Percentile £261 £343 £99
90th Percentile £550 £555 £236
Scotland median daily rate £488 £413 £344
% change year-on-year +18.18% +20.00% +111.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.49% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% - -

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 448 520 649
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 37.68% 48.69% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 259 337
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £358 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.90% +10.00% -12.16%
10th Percentile £250 £173 £157
90th Percentile £501 £488 £480
Scotland median daily rate £387 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +10.64% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -40.54% +32.14%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £13.68
90th Percentile £36.00 £45.75 £37.93
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +12.53%

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 22 February 2018.

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 22 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 11 (68.75%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) SCCM
4 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 9 (56.25%) Linux
5 9 (56.25%) Python
6 8 (50.00%) Perl
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (50.00%) Finance
7 7 (43.75%) Publishing
7 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity
7 7 (43.75%) BCP
7 7 (43.75%) DNS
7 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity Planning
8 6 (37.50%) Security Operations
8 6 (37.50%) C#
8 6 (37.50%) VBScript
8 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (31.25%) SQL
10 4 (25.00%) IIS
10 4 (25.00%) Project Management
10 4 (25.00%) McAfee
10 4 (25.00%) IBM
10 4 (25.00%) Internet
10 4 (25.00%) HP
10 4 (25.00%) Dell
10 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (25.00%) Windows 7

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 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Apache Solr
2 3 (18.75%) Apache Spark
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) DNS
3 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 3 (18.75%) DHCP
5 2 (12.50%) Kerberos
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Security Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
2 3 (18.75%) Security Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Security Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) Kafka
2 2 (12.50%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) AS400
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) iSeries
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) BCP
1 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity
1 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity Planning
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Security Operations
3 4 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (25.00%) Data Security
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Open Source
4 3 (18.75%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) Security Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (56.25%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) Perl
4 6 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (37.50%) VBScript
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) SCCM
2 3 (18.75%) EnCase
2 3 (18.75%) IBM BigFix
2 3 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Dell
2 4 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) McAfee
3 3 (18.75%) Avaya
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Nuix
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat