Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 23 January 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 49 57
Rank change year-on-year -15 +8 0
Contract jobs citing Symantec 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.74% 1.28% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 2.70% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Kent median daily rate £323 £325 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.77% -26.14% +214.29%
10th Percentile £280 £313 £435
90th Percentile £338 £340 £445
South East median daily rate £400 £360 £344
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.73% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £20.12 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -55.29% - -

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 Kent.

All Vendors
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 265 222 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 49.17% 47.33% 38.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 158 149
Kent median daily rate £350 £344 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% -0.36% -8.00%
10th Percentile £160 £190 £211
90th Percentile £531 £488 £488
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
Kent median hourly rate £19.10 £12.00 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.13% -15.04% -19.29%
10th Percentile £9.06 £10.45 £10.87
90th Percentile £25.69 £18.68 £23.30
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.43 £19.50
% change year-on-year +13.43% -20.86% +21.84%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in Kent

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Kent

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Kent

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
Maidstone - 2 £303 -
Symantec
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Kent region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Online Banking
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Security Patching
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware