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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 88 90
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 2 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.78% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 2.00% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £175 £275 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £265
% change year-on-year +8.92% +32.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +14.70% -8.10%  

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 Manchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 524 700 680
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 39.73% 39.15% 41.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 364 338
Median daily rate £378 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 20
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.46 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £133.20 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Manchester

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Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

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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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
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