Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 2018 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 68 92
Rank change year-on-year -22 +24 -6
Contract jobs citing Symantec 8 19 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.79% 2.17% 2.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 4.27% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 44
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £275 £310 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.29% +33.33% -13.49%
10th Percentile £258 £300 £170
90th Percentile £285 £350 £379
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £275 £310 £233
% change year-on-year -11.29% +33.33% -13.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £31.00 - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.00 - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne.

All Vendors
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 471 445 1,225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 46.45% 50.80% 58.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 299 817
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £350 £380 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +26.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £253 £256 £209
90th Percentile £532 £537 £475
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £375 £308
% change year-on-year -6.67% +21.95% -1.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 90
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £15.00 £29.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.15% +5.36% +107.41%
10th Percentile £9.33 £9.50 £14.90
90th Percentile £35.00 £42.90 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.25 £29.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -47.43% +3.57% +115.38%

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 21 July 2018, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) PKI
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (50.00%) PureDisk
3 4 (50.00%) SAP HANA
3 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) EMC
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) CA
3 4 (50.00%) CommVault
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (50.00%) arcserve
3 4 (50.00%) McAfee
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Clustering
3 4 (50.00%) NetBackup

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 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Support
2 2 (25.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) EMC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) AIX
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
1 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Proactive Management
1 3 (37.50%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
1 3 (37.50%) Release Management
1 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Server Building
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Firmware
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (50.00%) PureDisk
1 4 (50.00%) Simpana
1 4 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (37.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) arcserve
2 4 (50.00%) CA
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) CommVault
2 4 (50.00%) EMC
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) McAfee
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Brocade
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Sun
3 3 (37.50%) Veritas