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 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 95 102
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 3 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.28% 0.67% 0.067%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 1.88% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Median daily rate £450 £331 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.84% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £285
% change year-on-year +1.44% +21.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.95 £17.00 £20.34
% change year-on-year -6.20% -16.43%  

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 366 533 651
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 33.73% 35.77% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 367 441
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 15
Median hourly rate £16.68 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.04% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.10 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.94 £22.50 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Change Control
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 1 (14.29%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (14.29%) SCDPM
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Patch Management

Symantec
Co-occurring 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 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCDPM
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam