The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 25 June 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 - 71
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.80% - 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 2.18% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £289
% change year-on-year - +21.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -14.70% -15.77%  

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 Oxfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 229 251 299
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 36.52% 42.69% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 189 195
Median daily rate £425 £363 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 29
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -63.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Oxfordshire

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Oxfordshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 5 - -
Symantec
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
1 5 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Hyperic
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 5 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nagios
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (60.00%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) VMware