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 3 months to 24 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
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 133 123
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 6 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.27% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 0.61% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Median daily rate £425 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £256 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £430 £299
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £289
% change year-on-year - +21.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £20.19
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 the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1113 1307 1156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 41.58% 43.86% 37.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 808 695
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 57 102
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.18% +8.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £12.00 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £41.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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
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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 5 £413 - 1
Bristol -9 1 £500 +42.85% 1
Symantec
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
1 11 (91.67%) Windows 7
2 10 (83.33%) SCCM
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) Skype for Business
5 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (41.67%) Citrix
6 5 (41.67%) Thin Client
6 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 5 (41.67%) DNS
6 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
6 5 (41.67%) Wyse
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) Migration
6 5 (41.67%) VMware
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (41.67%) AppSense
6 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (41.67%) Skype
6 5 (41.67%) AirWatch
6 5 (41.67%) BitLocker
6 5 (41.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (41.67%) MobileIron
6 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (41.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

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 7 (58.33%) Skype for Business
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
1 5 (41.67%) Skype
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Fat Client
1 5 (41.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Signage
2 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Windows 7
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
1 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) BitLocker
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) XenApp
2 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (41.67%) AirWatch
2 5 (41.67%) SCOM
2 5 (41.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 5 (41.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) AppSense
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) MobileIron
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Wyse
3 3 (25.00%) CA
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) Polycom
4 2 (16.67%) Xerox