Period
to 17 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 17 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 135 160
Rank change year-on-year -43 +25 -2
Contract jobs citing Symantec 24 26 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.46% 0.69% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 1.21% 1.67% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 26
Scotland median daily rate £290 £544 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.67% +69.26% +150.49%
10th Percentile £163 £406 £136
90th Percentile £470 £950 £445
UK median daily rate £400 £384 £366
% change year-on-year +4.23% +4.78% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £22.34 £18.75
% change year-on-year -10.45% +19.12% -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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,982 1,561 2,454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.03% 41.27% 44.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,161 831 1,278
Scotland median daily rate £387 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.20% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £225
90th Percentile £525 £513 £513
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 57 73
Scotland median hourly rate £15.50 £30.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.33% -20.00% +97.37%
10th Percentile £10.12 £12.80 £11.30
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.17 £45.70
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in Scotland

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Scotland

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in Scotland

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Scotland

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 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
Edinburgh -18 13 £425 -22.73%
Glasgow -27 9 £188 -55.88% 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £290 -
Inverclyde - 1 £320 -
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 13 (54.17%) Windows
1 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
2 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) Office 365
3 8 (33.33%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 7 (29.17%) SCCM
4 7 (29.17%) DHCP
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 6 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 6 (25.00%) CASB
5 6 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (25.00%) Citrix
5 6 (25.00%) Sophos
5 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (25.00%) Information Security
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) Clustering
6 5 (20.83%) Altiris
6 5 (20.83%) Apple
6 5 (20.83%) Lotus
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) IBM Notes
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 4 (16.67%) DNS

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (20.83%) IBM Notes
3 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.17%) Confluence
5 1 (4.17%) IBM Domino
5 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) Mimecast
3 2 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) DHCP
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 2 (8.33%) Skype
4 2 (8.33%) VLAN
4 2 (8.33%) VPN
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.17%) MPLS
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MSI
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.67%) Banking
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Support
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) iPhone
3 2 (8.33%) PKI
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
1 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) Solaris
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Unix
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Phone
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 6 (25.00%) Information Security
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.33%) Innovative Thinking
5 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) HNC
2 3 (12.50%) HND
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) MCTS
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
2 6 (25.00%) CASB
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (8.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (8.33%) Malwarebytes
4 2 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (8.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (4.17%) Ansible
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (4.17%) HP SIM
5 1 (4.17%) MaaS360
5 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.17%) Puppet
5 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
5 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) Citrix
3 6 (25.00%) Sophos
4 5 (20.83%) Altiris
4 5 (20.83%) Apple
4 5 (20.83%) Lotus
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) Dell
6 3 (12.50%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Avaya
7 2 (8.33%) IBM
7 2 (8.33%) McAfee
7 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
7 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.17%) Charles River
8 1 (4.17%) CyberArk
8 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.17%) Splunk
8 1 (4.17%) Varonis