Period
to 28 September 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 September 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 531 334 478
Rank change year-on-year -197 +144 +36
Contract jobs citing Symantec 32 27 99
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.093% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.50% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 75
10th Percentile £243 £315 £337
25th Percentile £300 £403 £367
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £464 £575 £613
90th Percentile £648 £625 £740
England median daily rate £350 £413 £425
% change year-on-year -15.15% -2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
10th Percentile " " "
25th Percentile £26.00 " £20.75
Median hourly rate £27.00 - £21.50
75th Percentile £28.00 " £22.25
90th Percentile " " "
England median hourly rate £16.00 - £21.00

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 13,119 5,409 14,997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.23% 40.65% 39.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,918 3,668 10,201
10th Percentile £340 £305 £275
25th Percentile £450 £412 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £625 £588
90th Percentile £725 £716 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 42 244
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.71 £12.46
25th Percentile £15.25 £15.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate £24.35 £23.75 £20.92
Median % change year-on-year +2.53% +13.55% +8.65%
75th Percentile £44.38 £47.63 £29.96
90th Percentile £57.50 £51.61 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.02 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -11.56% +13.16% +9.70%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in London

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Symantec in London.

Daily rate trend for Symantec in London

Symantec
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Symantec in London over the 6 months to 28 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Symantec in London

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Symantec in London.

Hourly rate trend for Symantec in London

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the London region over the 6 months to 28 September 2021. 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
Central London -64 7 £443 -11.50% 3
Symantec
England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) Windows
3 15 (46.88%) Microsoft 365
4 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
4 13 (40.63%) VMware
5 12 (37.50%) Firewall
6 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (31.25%) Cisco
8 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
8 9 (28.13%) DNS
8 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
8 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
9 8 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
10 7 (21.88%) ITIL
10 7 (21.88%) McAfee
11 6 (18.75%) Finance
11 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
11 6 (18.75%) Linux
11 6 (18.75%) Citrix
11 6 (18.75%) Azure
11 6 (18.75%) SCCM
11 6 (18.75%) Windows 10
11 6 (18.75%) Social Skills
12 5 (15.63%) Palo Alto
12 5 (15.63%) AWS
12 5 (15.63%) Network Security
12 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi

Symantec
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 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.25%) Confluence
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (18.75%) Azure
3 5 (15.63%) AWS
3 5 (15.63%) OneDrive
4 3 (9.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (9.38%) IaaS
4 3 (9.38%) PaaS
5 2 (6.25%) Mimecast
5 2 (6.25%) SaaS
6 1 (3.13%) Apigee
6 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) DNS
2 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
3 5 (15.63%) Network Security
3 5 (15.63%) SAN
4 4 (12.50%) DHCP
4 4 (12.50%) NAS
4 4 (12.50%) Skype
4 4 (12.50%) SSL
5 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
5 3 (9.38%) VPN
6 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 2 (6.25%) Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) DMZ
7 1 (3.13%) Internet
7 1 (3.13%) SD-WAN
7 1 (3.13%) Softphone
7 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Artifactory
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) MSI
2 1 (3.13%) Serena SBM
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
1 6 (18.75%) Social Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.25%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) International Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft 365 Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.25%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Service Operations Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Technology Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IAM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) LDAP
1 2 (6.25%) Regular Expression
1 2 (6.25%) SailPoint
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) OAuth
2 1 (3.13%) OpenID
2 1 (3.13%) SAML
2 1 (3.13%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) BYOD
4 1 (3.13%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.13%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (3.13%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix
4 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 6 (18.75%) Windows 10
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (9.38%) Unix
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.13%) AIX
8 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) Information Security
4 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 4 (12.50%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (6.25%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.25%) Security Operations
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.63%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) Perl
3 2 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) CCNA
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (12.50%) CISSP
2 3 (9.38%) CCNP
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.25%) MCITP
3 2 (6.25%) MCP
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) CCA
4 1 (3.13%) CEH
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.13%) GIAC
4 1 (3.13%) HND
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) MCTS
4 1 (3.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) GDPR
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 22301
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) NIST
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.63%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (12.50%) vSphere
4 4 (12.50%) XenApp
5 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
6 2 (6.25%) NFS
6 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (3.13%) Docker
7 1 (3.13%) OpenDJ
7 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) Ansible
2 4 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
3 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.38%) Puppet
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (6.25%) Salt
4 2 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
4 2 (6.25%) vCenter Server
5 1 (3.13%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (3.13%) CASB
5 1 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) PingFederate
5 1 (3.13%) QRadar
5 1 (3.13%) Terraform
5 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco
4 7 (21.88%) McAfee
5 6 (18.75%) Citrix
6 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
6 5 (15.63%) Dell
6 5 (15.63%) EMC
6 5 (15.63%) Palo Alto
7 4 (12.50%) CrowdStrike
7 4 (12.50%) HP
7 4 (12.50%) Ivanti
7 4 (12.50%) Proofpoint
7 4 (12.50%) Splunk
7 4 (12.50%) Trend Micro
7 4 (12.50%) Veritas
8 3 (9.38%) IronPort
8 3 (9.38%) SaltStack
8 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow
8 3 (9.38%) SonicWALL