The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 27 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 16 15
Contract jobs citing Symantec 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough - 2.97% 7.89%
As % of the Vendors category - 6.98% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £290
% change year-on-year - +20.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
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 Peterborough.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 37 43 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 38.54% 42.57% 58.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 30
Median daily rate £300 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £108 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £503 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 20
Median hourly rate £14.53 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Peterborough

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Altiris
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft