The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 22 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 96 97
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 6 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.33% 1.04% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 1.90% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 8
Median daily rate £336 £380 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.57% -17.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £320 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £475 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £285
% change year-on-year +1.44% +21.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £35.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +184.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.95 £17.00 £20.34
% change year-on-year -6.20% -16.43%  

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 Hampshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1005 1108 1014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 56.08% 55.12% 47.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 678 622
Median daily rate £413 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 67 70
Median hourly rate £14.00 £35.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.56% +136.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Hampshire

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in Hampshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in Hampshire

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Hampshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +2 1 £290 -
Portsmouth -8 1 - - 1
Aldershot - 1 £336 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Symantec
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) SCOM
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Data Encryption
5 1 (12.50%) VSAN
5 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) vRealize
5 1 (12.50%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (12.50%) Ansible

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Skype
3 1 (12.50%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Architect
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
1 1 (12.50%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Data Encryption
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) VCAP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) BitLocker
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (25.00%) SCOM
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
4 1 (12.50%) Ansible
4 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
4 1 (12.50%) EdgeSight
4 1 (12.50%) Puppet
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
4 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) BT
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) IronPort
3 1 (12.50%) Lumension
3 1 (12.50%) MobileIron
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam