Period
to 16 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 16 December 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
England > South West
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 176 177
Rank change year-on-year -40 +1 +16
Contract jobs citing Symantec 12 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% 0.51% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 1.30% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 27 26
South West median daily rate £325 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +21.43% +40.00%
10th Percentile £313 £185 £170
90th Percentile £498 £500 £397
England median daily rate £420 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South West median hourly rate £29.50 - -
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.06 £26.25
% change year-on-year -5.28% -23.58% +110.00%

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 the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,638 2,157 2,343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.72% 39.08% 41.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,622 1,337 1,484
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £263 £200 £194
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 105 174
South West median hourly rate £41.52 £24.00 £23.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.98% +3.73% -9.26%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.28 £11.63
90th Percentile £56.33 £48.45 £46.35
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -5.71%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Symantec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in the South West

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in the South West

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in the South West over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in the South West

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in the South West

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in the South West over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Symantec in the South West

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the South West region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Wiltshire -25 10 £325 -35.00%
Bristol -19 1 - - 4
Gloucestershire - 1 £525 - 1
Symantec
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 South West region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 6 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (41.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 5 (41.67%) Antivirus Management
3 5 (41.67%) Server Management
3 5 (41.67%) SIEM
3 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (41.67%) Office 365
3 5 (41.67%) Business Transformation
3 5 (41.67%) FireEye
3 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (41.67%) Tripwire
3 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) DNA
3 5 (41.67%) CISSP
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) McAfee
3 5 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (33.33%) QA
4 4 (33.33%) Software Deployment
4 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 4 (33.33%) Skype
4 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (33.33%) Skype
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MSI
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Operational Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Packager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Packager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Asset Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Antivirus Management
1 5 (41.67%) Business Transformation
1 5 (41.67%) DNA
1 5 (41.67%) Server Management
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
1 5 (41.67%) SIEM
1 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Break/Fix
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
5 1 (8.33%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (41.67%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) CCSP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) MCDST
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
1 6 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) FireEye
2 5 (41.67%) McAfee
2 5 (41.67%) Tripwire
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Snow