Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 91 90
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1 -7
Contract jobs citing Symantec 14 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.11% 0.34% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 2.13% 0.65% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 7
Reading median daily rate £519 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.33% -28.57% +31.25%
10th Percentile £354 £278 £392
90th Percentile £625 £518 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £368 £450
% change year-on-year +22.45% -18.33% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Reading median hourly rate - - £21.55
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year - +64.73% +26.24%

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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 657 768 1012
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 52.02% 52.10% 51.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 376 549
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £275 £188 £231
90th Percentile £581 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 59 80
Reading median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.93 £45.62 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year +16.00% -42.00% +23.14%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Symantec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in Reading

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Reading

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in Reading over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in Reading

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 7 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Information Security
3 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
4 4 (28.57%) Tripwire
4 4 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
4 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) ArcSight
4 4 (28.57%) SIEM
4 4 (28.57%) OpenStack
4 4 (28.57%) ArchiMate
4 4 (28.57%) CyberArk
4 4 (28.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 4 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) UML
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Sun
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) HP

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
3 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
1 2 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) SMTP
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Storage Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Virtualisation Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Messaging Architect
5 1 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security
1 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
2 4 (28.57%) ArchiMate
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
2 4 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) SIEM
2 4 (28.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 4 (28.57%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 3 (21.43%) Service Design
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) CLAS
1 1 (7.14%) PCI QSA
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (21.43%) vSphere
2 3 (21.43%) XenServer
3 1 (7.14%) BitLocker
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (14.29%) WSUS
4 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
4 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (7.14%) SCCM
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) ArcSight
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) CyberArk
2 4 (28.57%) Tripwire
3 3 (21.43%) Brocade
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
3 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) IBM
3 3 (21.43%) Intel
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) NetApp
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 3 (21.43%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) Altiris
4 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
4 1 (7.14%) MobileIron