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 3 months to 28 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
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 372 348 324
Rank change year-on-year -24 -24  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 50 86 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.40% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.96% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 57 91
Median daily rate £450 £410 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.75% -8.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £538 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £295
% change year-on-year - +18.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £27.00 £19.00 £17.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.10% +9.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -14.70% -15.77%  

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 London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8586 8975 10145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.35% 41.34% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9279 10928 11590
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 194 452
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £10.83 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in London

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in London

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in London

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 8 £463 +8.82% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £350 -
Brentford - 1 £365 -
Symantec
England

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

1 74 (62.18%) Microsoft
2 71 (59.66%) Windows
3 52 (43.70%) Active Directory
4 42 (35.29%) VMware
5 38 (31.93%) HP
6 36 (30.25%) PowerShell
6 36 (30.25%) Windows Server
7 35 (29.41%) SCCM
7 35 (29.41%) Finance
8 31 (26.05%) Citrix
8 31 (26.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (24.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 28 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 26 (21.85%) Cisco
12 24 (20.17%) Clustering
13 23 (19.33%) Firewall
13 23 (19.33%) MS Exchange
13 23 (19.33%) Exchange Server 2013
13 23 (19.33%) Hyper-V
14 22 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (18.49%) Windows 7
14 22 (18.49%) Data Centre
14 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Office
14 22 (18.49%) SAN
15 21 (17.65%) SQL Server
15 21 (17.65%) Skype for Business
16 20 (16.81%) Office 365
16 20 (16.81%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (16.81%) Norton AntiVirus
16 20 (16.81%) Banking

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 23 (19.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 23 (19.33%) MS Exchange
2 21 (17.65%) Skype for Business
3 14 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (7.56%) SAS
6 7 (5.88%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.68%) IIS
8 1 (0.84%) Apache
8 1 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 22 (18.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.81%) Office 365
2 16 (13.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (5.04%) IaaS
4 6 (5.04%) SaaS
5 5 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (4.20%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.52%) G Suite
7 2 (1.68%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.33%) Firewall
2 22 (18.49%) SAN
3 15 (12.61%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (10.92%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.56%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (6.72%) LAN
7 7 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (5.88%) Network Security
7 7 (5.88%) VPN
8 6 (5.04%) iSCSI
8 6 (5.04%) Skype
9 5 (4.20%) DNS
9 5 (4.20%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (4.20%) NAS
9 5 (4.20%) Wireless
10 4 (3.36%) Internet
10 4 (3.36%) TACACS
11 3 (2.52%) FTP
11 3 (2.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.68%) MySQL
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Metasploit
2 3 (2.52%) MSI
3 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (29.41%) Finance
2 20 (16.81%) Banking
3 13 (10.92%) Law
4 6 (5.04%) Games
5 4 (3.36%) International Banking
5 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.36%) Marketing
5 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.52%) Back Office
6 3 (2.52%) Electronics
6 3 (2.52%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.52%) Legal
7 2 (1.68%) Retail
8 1 (0.84%) Advertising
8 1 (0.84%) Front Office
8 1 (0.84%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (21.85%) Analyst
2 20 (16.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (11.76%) Consultant
4 12 (10.08%) Support Analyst
4 12 (10.08%) Windows Engineer
5 11 (9.24%) Architect
6 9 (7.56%) Software Asset Manager
6 9 (7.56%) Software Manager
7 8 (6.72%) Desktop Support
7 8 (6.72%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) Security Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 5 (4.20%) Messaging Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Security Consultant
9 5 (4.20%) Security Officer
9 5 (4.20%) Service Analyst
9 5 (4.20%) Storage Specialist
9 5 (4.20%) VMware Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.72%) SAML
2 4 (3.36%) OAuth
2 4 (3.36%) OpenID
2 4 (3.36%) SailPoint
2 4 (3.36%) XMPP
3 3 (2.52%) 802.1X
3 3 (2.52%) WAP
4 2 (1.68%) JSON
4 2 (1.68%) REST
4 2 (1.68%) XML
5 1 (0.84%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.17%) Clustering
2 22 (18.49%) Data Centre
3 11 (9.24%) Blackberry
4 8 (6.72%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.52%) EPoS
5 3 (2.52%) PDA
5 3 (2.52%) Replication
5 3 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.68%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.84%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.84%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.84%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.84%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 71 (59.66%) Windows
2 36 (30.25%) Windows Server
3 31 (26.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (24.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (18.49%) Windows 7
6 17 (14.29%) Linux
7 13 (10.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (7.56%) Android
9 8 (6.72%) CentOS
9 8 (6.72%) Unix
9 8 (6.72%) Windows 10
10 6 (5.04%) Windows 8
10 6 (5.04%) Windows XP
11 4 (3.36%) Apple iOS
11 4 (3.36%) Mac OS X
11 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X Server
12 2 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.84%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.45%) Configuration Management
2 12 (10.08%) ITIL
2 12 (10.08%) Migration
3 10 (8.40%) Information Security
4 9 (7.56%) Asset Management
4 9 (7.56%) ITSM
5 8 (6.72%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 6 (5.04%) ITIL V3
7 6 (5.04%) Network Management
7 6 (5.04%) Security Management
7 6 (5.04%) Service Management
7 6 (5.04%) Software Licensing
7 6 (5.04%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (4.20%) Data Security
8 5 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.20%) Identity Management
8 5 (4.20%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (4.20%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (4.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.25%) PowerShell
2 12 (10.08%) Python
3 11 (9.24%) SQL
4 7 (5.88%) VBScript
5 6 (5.04%) C#
6 3 (2.52%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.52%) Java
6 3 (2.52%) VB
7 2 (1.68%) Perl
8 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (16.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.56%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.72%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.88%) MCSA
4 7 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (5.04%) MCP
5 6 (5.04%) MCSE
5 6 (5.04%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.52%) CCNA
7 3 (2.52%) CEH
7 3 (2.52%) CHFI
7 3 (2.52%) CISSP
7 3 (2.52%) MCSD
7 3 (2.52%) SSCP
8 2 (1.68%) CNA
8 2 (1.68%) GCIA
8 2 (1.68%) GCIH
8 2 (1.68%) GIAC
8 2 (1.68%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.36%) GPG13
2 4 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (3.36%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.52%) SLA
4 2 (1.68%) QA
5 1 (0.84%) COBIT
System Software
1 52 (43.70%) Active Directory
2 23 (19.33%) Hyper-V
3 22 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (15.13%) XenApp
5 12 (10.08%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.52%) vSphere
9 2 (1.68%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.68%) XenServer
10 1 (0.84%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.84%) KVM
10 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.84%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.84%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (29.41%) SCCM
2 28 (23.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 20 (16.81%) Norton AntiVirus
4 19 (15.97%) Microsoft Clustering
5 14 (11.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 13 (10.92%) SCOM
7 10 (8.40%) NetBackup
8 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 6 (5.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 6 (5.04%) PowerCLI
9 6 (5.04%) SCOrch
9 6 (5.04%) SCVMM
10 5 (4.20%) Backup Exec
10 5 (4.20%) Failover Clustering
10 5 (4.20%) SCSM
11 3 (2.52%) WSUS
12 2 (1.68%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (1.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 2 (1.68%) Jamf Pro
12 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 74 (62.18%) Microsoft
2 42 (35.29%) VMware
3 38 (31.93%) HP
4 31 (26.05%) Citrix
5 26 (21.85%) Cisco
6 17 (14.29%) Dell
6 17 (14.29%) IBM
6 17 (14.29%) Splunk
7 16 (13.45%) SAP
8 15 (12.61%) McAfee
9 14 (11.76%) Oracle
9 14 (11.76%) Red Hat
10 10 (8.40%) Adobe
11 9 (7.56%) FireEye
11 9 (7.56%) TIBCO
12 8 (6.72%) EMC
12 8 (6.72%) Sophos
12 8 (6.72%) Veritas
13 7 (5.88%) CheckPoint
13 7 (5.88%) CyberArk
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