The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
Wales / South Wales
Rank - 68 49
Contract jobs citing Symantec 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.34% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.81% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £351 £255
% change year-on-year +13.87% +37.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £17.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year +27.94% -4.22%  

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 South Wales.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 278 248 213
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 49.91% 42.39% 48.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 147 145
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £138 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 6 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% +9.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £13.50 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in South Wales

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in South Wales

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Nessus
3 2 (50.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) PKI
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) WLAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) Splunk
3 2 (50.00%) SIEM
3 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) ScanSafe
3 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (25.00%) PowerHA
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nessus
2 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (25.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) Packer
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Rundeck
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) ScanSafe
2 2 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) arcserve
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Sonatype
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Rate: £13.00 - £16.00 per hour
Posted: 15 hours ago