Period
to 18 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 18 June 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
England > North East
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 106 106
Rank change year-on-year +6 0 -18
Contract jobs citing Symantec 8 6 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.62% 0.45% 1.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 0.92% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 34
North East median daily rate £275 £315 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.70% +26.00% -6.98%
10th Percentile £258 £305 £181
90th Percentile £285 £345 £365
England median daily rate £400 £380 £370
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North East median hourly rate £31.00 - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.67 £18.75
% change year-on-year -11.77% +20.89% -7.11%

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 the North East.

All Vendors
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 613 650 1,241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.67% 49.02% 52.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 411 801
North East median daily rate £350 £360 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -4.48%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £224
90th Percentile £521 £538 £505
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 46 71
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £28.75 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.13% +2.68% +115.38%
10th Percentile £10.70 £9.81 £11.75
90th Percentile £33.40 £43.00 £36.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Symantec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in the North East

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in the North East

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in the North East

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear -2 8 £275 -12.70%
Symantec
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 North East 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 the North East 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