The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
Rank 82 97 87
Rank change year-on-year +15 -10  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.40% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 0.60% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £351 £265
% change year-on-year +13.87% +32.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +14.70% -8.10%  

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 Leeds.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 352 497 498
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 35.06% 34.80% 42.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 337 326
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 9
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.60% -8.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £31.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Leeds

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in Leeds over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in Leeds

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Leeds

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) SCDPM
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (33.33%) EMC VNXe
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) Veeam
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 2 (33.33%) Apple
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Project Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) EMC VNXe
3 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
3 1 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (33.33%) SCDPM
4 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (16.67%) SCOM
4 1 (16.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) Apple
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam
5 1 (16.67%) IBM