Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 18 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 90 71
Rank change year-on-year +17 -19 +10
Contract jobs citing Symantec 26 3 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.66% 0.22% 1.85%
As % of the Vendors category 3.30% 0.41% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 19
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 - £425
10th Percentile £424 - £250
90th Percentile £538 - £438
East of England median daily rate £450 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £11.00 -
East of England median hourly rate - £11.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year - -8.33% -

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 788 728 849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 50.35% 52.34% 52.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 393 397
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £380 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -7.32% +13.10%
10th Percentile £185 £216 £221
90th Percentile £575 £500 £575
East of England median daily rate £408 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.67% -6.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 36 82
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.65 £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.84% -30.95% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.44 £9.20 £8.78
90th Percentile £46.50 £43.84 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -1.55% -19.51% -2.38%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in Hertfordshire

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Hertfordshire

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in Hertfordshire

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Hertfordshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield - 8 £450 -
Watford -5 3 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £550 -
Stevenage - 1 £350 -
Symantec
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 21 (80.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 19 (73.08%) Windows
3 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
3 17 (65.38%) Norton AntiVirus
4 16 (61.54%) VMware
4 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (53.85%) PowerShell
5 14 (53.85%) Windows 7
5 14 (53.85%) SCCM
5 14 (53.85%) Office 365
5 14 (53.85%) BitLocker
5 14 (53.85%) Disk Encryption
5 14 (53.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (53.85%) CESG
5 14 (53.85%) VBScript
5 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
6 13 (50.00%) Citrix
6 13 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 13 (50.00%) Altiris
6 13 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 13 (50.00%) Skype for Business
6 13 (50.00%) Skype
6 13 (50.00%) OneDrive
6 13 (50.00%) LANDesk
6 13 (50.00%) XenApp
6 13 (50.00%) XenDesktop
7 11 (42.31%) User Experience
7 11 (42.31%) AppSense

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 13 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.69%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) Office 365
2 13 (50.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) Skype
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) SSL
3 3 (11.54%) HTTP
3 3 (11.54%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Consultant
2 8 (30.77%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) Security Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) SCCM Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Senior SCCM Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Windows Technical Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Technical Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Deployment Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Backup Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Backup Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Design Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) CSS
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
1 3 (11.54%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) CESG
2 11 (42.31%) User Experience
3 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Unix
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Disk Encryption
2 13 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 10 (38.46%) Presales
4 9 (34.62%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (19.23%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (11.54%) Capacity Management
6 3 (11.54%) Computer Architecture
7 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
7 2 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
8 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
8 1 (3.85%) Change Control
8 1 (3.85%) Change Management
8 1 (3.85%) Compliance Audit
8 1 (3.85%) Content Management
8 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
8 1 (3.85%) Security Operations
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) PowerShell
1 14 (53.85%) VBScript
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) Perl
3 3 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCDP
1 1 (3.85%) CCIE
1 1 (3.85%) CCNP
1 1 (3.85%) CCSE
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.85%) CISSP
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.85%) GPG13
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 14 (53.85%) BitLocker
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 13 (50.00%) XenApp
3 13 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (11.54%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 21 (80.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 17 (65.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 14 (53.85%) SCCM
4 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (11.54%) WSUS
6 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) VMware
3 13 (50.00%) Altiris
3 13 (50.00%) Citrix
3 13 (50.00%) LANDesk
4 11 (42.31%) AppSense
5 6 (23.08%) EMC
6 4 (15.38%) FireEye
6 4 (15.38%) McAfee
7 3 (11.54%) CommVault
7 3 (11.54%) Computacenter
7 3 (11.54%) Dell
7 3 (11.54%) Intel
7 3 (11.54%) NetApp
8 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco
8 1 (3.85%) Forcepoint
8 1 (3.85%) Juniper
8 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.85%) Sourcefire