The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Symantec Endpoint Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Symantec Endpoint Protection 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.

Symantec Endpoint Protection
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 412 419 423
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4  
Contract jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 4 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.055% 0.021%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.17% 0.50% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £300 £445 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.58% +7.87%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £259 £290
% change year-on-year +47.68% -10.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.63 £17.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.33% +30.40%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.19

Symantec Endpoint Protection is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2354 2384 1900
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.35% 10.98% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1709 1701 1300
Median daily rate £525 £480 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £335 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +9.75% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 29
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £21.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.52% -11.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.97 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £26.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Symantec Endpoint Protection as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec Endpoint Protection in London

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec Endpoint Protection in London

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec Endpoint Protection in London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 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 London region with a requirement for Symantec Endpoint Protection.

1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) Symantec
2 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 13 (81.25%) Windows
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco
4 11 (68.75%) VMware
5 10 (62.50%) ITSM
6 9 (56.25%) ITIL
6 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
7 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (50.00%) CentOS
7 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (50.00%) Linux
7 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (50.00%) HP
7 8 (50.00%) Python
7 8 (50.00%) Clustering
7 8 (50.00%) Firewall
8 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
9 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (37.50%) PowerCLI
9 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
9 6 (37.50%) Splunk
9 6 (37.50%) Lumension
9 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) DHCP
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) FTP
5 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 2 (12.50%) LDAP
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 2 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (37.50%) Law
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Mac Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Mac Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) REST
1 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Clustering
2 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
3 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
4 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) CentOS
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (12.50%) Android
5 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X Server
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITSM
2 9 (56.25%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 6 (37.50%) Service Management
4 5 (31.25%) Network Management
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Disk Encryption
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 4 (25.00%) Service Design
6 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) CRM
6 3 (18.75%) Server Building
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (12.50%) High Availability
7 2 (12.50%) Release Management
7 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) MCP
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) MCSE
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (12.50%) VirtualBox
4 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 2 (12.50%) XenServer
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Clustering
1 6 (37.50%) PowerCLI
2 5 (31.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
4 2 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (12.50%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) Symantec
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) HP
3 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (37.50%) Lumension
4 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 6 (37.50%) Splunk
5 5 (31.25%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) Apple
7 3 (18.75%) IPFX
7 3 (18.75%) Verint
8 2 (12.50%) Google
8 2 (12.50%) SAP
8 2 (12.50%) Veritas
9 1 (6.25%) CommVault
9 1 (6.25%) Remedy