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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
South East / Hampshire
Rank 112 115 119
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.16% 0.46% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.86% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 2
Median daily rate £336 £393 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.39% +33.05%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £351 £265
% change year-on-year +13.87% +32.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £19.34
% change year-on-year +14.70% -12.11%  

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 979 1158 977
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 52.58% 53.14% 45.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 745 516
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 48 70
Median hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.73 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.19 £50.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 +6 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 £336 -
Havant - 1 - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 9 (69.23%) ITIL
1 9 (69.23%) HP
1 9 (69.23%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Service Management
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Security Management
2 7 (53.85%) Intel Security
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
2 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
2 7 (53.85%) BMC
2 7 (53.85%) CA
2 7 (53.85%) CMDB
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds
2 7 (53.85%) Splunk
2 7 (53.85%) ArcSight
2 7 (53.85%) SIEM
2 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (53.85%) Security Hardening
2 7 (53.85%) Data Loss Prevention
3 6 (46.15%) Event Correlation
3 6 (46.15%) User Stories
3 6 (46.15%) IaaS
3 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) CA Spectrum
5 4 (30.77%) SCCM

Symantec
Top Related 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (15.38%) Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Operational Security Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Service Operations Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Service Security Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) CMDB
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.69%) iPad
4 1 (7.69%) iPhone
4 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Data Loss Prevention
2 7 (53.85%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
2 7 (53.85%) Security Hardening
2 7 (53.85%) Security Management
2 7 (53.85%) Service Management
2 7 (53.85%) SIEM
2 7 (53.85%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (46.15%) Event Correlation
3 6 (46.15%) Risk Management
3 6 (46.15%) User Stories
4 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (15.38%) Operations Management
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.69%) Network Management
6 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) RHCE
1 1 (7.69%) RHCSA
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (23.08%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) Firmware
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (30.77%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (30.77%) SCCM
3 2 (15.38%) EdgeSight
3 2 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Ansible
4 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 1 (7.69%) Puppet
4 1 (7.69%) SafeCom
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) HP
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) ArcSight
2 7 (53.85%) BMC
2 7 (53.85%) CA
2 7 (53.85%) CheckPoint
2 7 (53.85%) Intel Security
2 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds
2 7 (53.85%) Splunk
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) BT
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) IronPort
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) AppSense
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) TIBCO