Period
to 15 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 15 December 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 121 -
Rank change year-on-year +63 - +81
Contract jobs citing Symantec 30 28 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.39% 1.33% -
As % of the Vendors category 7.69% 2.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £313 £280 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.61% - -
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £313 £280 -
% change year-on-year +11.61% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £31.25 - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.25 - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne.

All Vendors
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 390 1192 583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.07% 56.71% 40.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 840 347
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £363 £340 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.62% -6.85% +3.82%
10th Percentile £260 £220 £239
90th Percentile £550 £501 £568
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £362 £340 £360
% change year-on-year +6.32% -5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 87 48
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.50 £27.00 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +6.93% +40.28%
10th Percentile £8.59 £12.25 £10.88
90th Percentile £46.66 £36.00 £40.03
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.50 £27.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -57.41% +12.50% +41.18%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Symantec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in Newcastle upon Tyne

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Newcastle upon Tyne

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 29 (96.67%) Windows
1 29 (96.67%) HP
2 28 (93.33%) SAN
2 28 (93.33%) NetBackup
3 27 (90.00%) Brocade
3 27 (90.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 27 (90.00%) HP Data Protector
3 27 (90.00%) EMC
3 27 (90.00%) AIX
3 27 (90.00%) Cisco
3 27 (90.00%) Solaris
3 27 (90.00%) Linux
4 26 (86.67%) Fibre Channel
5 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
6 20 (66.67%) Backup Exec
7 18 (60.00%) IBM
8 17 (56.67%) Veritas
8 17 (56.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 17 (56.67%) Replication
8 17 (56.67%) Veeam
8 17 (56.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 16 (53.33%) SC Cleared
9 16 (53.33%) ITIL
10 15 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (43.33%) Quality Management
12 12 (40.00%) QMS
13 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (30.00%) HP Storage
14 7 (23.33%) Performance Monitoring
15 3 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Communications & Networking
1 28 (93.33%) SAN
2 26 (86.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Backup Engineer
2 15 (50.00%) Storage and Backup Engineer
2 15 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) NetBackup Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) EMC Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Backup Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Replication
2 9 (30.00%) HP Storage
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) AIX
2 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 27 (90.00%) Solaris
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) HPUX
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ITIL
2 15 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (43.33%) Quality Management
4 12 (40.00%) QMS
5 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
8 2 (6.67%) Server Building
8 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
9 1 (3.33%) Change Control
9 1 (3.33%) Change Management
9 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.33%) ITSM
9 1 (3.33%) Proactive Management
9 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
9 1 (3.33%) Release Management
9 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Firmware
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (6.67%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (93.33%) NetBackup
2 27 (90.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 27 (90.00%) HP Data Protector
3 20 (66.67%) Backup Exec
4 17 (56.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 17 (56.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (6.67%) vCenter Server
6 1 (3.33%) PureDisk
6 1 (3.33%) Simpana
6 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) HP
2 27 (90.00%) Brocade
2 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 27 (90.00%) EMC
3 18 (60.00%) IBM
4 17 (56.67%) Veeam
4 17 (56.67%) Veritas
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix
6 2 (6.67%) McAfee
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (3.33%) arcserve
7 1 (3.33%) CA
7 1 (3.33%) CommVault
7 1 (3.33%) NetApp
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (3.33%) SAP