Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 154 130
Rank change year-on-year +16 -24 -23
Contract jobs citing Symantec 7 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.24% 0.23% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.51% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 15
Manchester median daily rate £300 £175 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.43% -46.15% +8.33%
10th Percentile £179 £163 £229
90th Percentile £338 £188 £540
North West median daily rate £300 £275 £451
% change year-on-year +9.09% -39.09% +101.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £40.00
North West median hourly rate £43.00 £14.00 £17.34
% change year-on-year +207.14% -19.26% +20.88%

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 Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1261 1562 1543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.72% 44.00% 40.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 912 816
Manchester median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £213
90th Percentile £588 £546 £528
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 37 64
Manchester median hourly rate £16.19 £13.60 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.09% +0.70% -6.90%
10th Percentile £11.45 £9.95 £10.83
90th Percentile £35.60 £32.55 £22.03
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in Manchester

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Manchester

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in Manchester

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Manchester

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Salford - 3 £300 -
Symantec
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) Trend Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (42.86%) FireEye
1 3 (42.86%) Threat Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Cyberthreat
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
1 3 (42.86%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Break/Fix
2 2 (28.57%) Runbook
2 2 (28.57%) 4G
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) CMDB
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
2 2 (28.57%) 3G
2 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) 3G
1 2 (28.57%) 4G
1 2 (28.57%) ADSL
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
1 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (28.57%) CMDB
2 2 (28.57%) Smartphone
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Security Monitoring
1 3 (42.86%) Threat Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Break/Fix
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (28.57%) Runbook
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) BladeLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) FireEye
1 3 (42.86%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Huawei
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Proofpoint
3 1 (14.29%) VMware