Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 57 62
Rank change year-on-year +15 +5 +11
Contract jobs citing Symantec 6 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.33% 1.22% 1.76%
As % of the Vendors category 3.23% 2.20% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 15
Lancashire median daily rate £329 £225 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.11% -55.00% -
North West median daily rate £300 £275 £451
% change year-on-year +9.09% -39.09% +101.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Lancashire median hourly rate £43.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +207.14% - -
North West median hourly rate £43.00 £14.00 £17.34
% change year-on-year +207.14% -19.26% +20.88%

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 Lancashire.

All Vendors
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 186 363 360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 41.15% 55.17% 39.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 230 242
Lancashire median daily rate £415 £400 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -6.43% +27.14%
10th Percentile £309 £263 £205
90th Percentile £611 £544 £550
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 42 35
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +61.07%
10th Percentile £36.88 £13.28 £12.90
90th Percentile £66.80 £66.01 £47.20
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in Lancashire

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Lancashire

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in Lancashire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in Lancashire

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Lancashire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Burnley +1 1 £238 +5.56%
Chorley - 1 £420 -
Preston - 1 - -
Symantec
North West

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

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) IFS
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) XML Messaging
2 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) webMethods
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) CommVault
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Server Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
1 4 (66.67%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) IFS
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) webMethods
4 1 (16.67%) CommVault
4 1 (16.67%) Kaseya
4 1 (16.67%) Kaspersky
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds