Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 183 185
Rank change year-on-year -23 +2 -7
Contract jobs citing Symantec 11 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 0.80% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 22
South West median daily rate £325 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +21.43% +25.00%
10th Percentile £313 £110 £307
90th Percentile £468 £450 £400
England median daily rate £425 £400 £373
% change year-on-year +6.25% +7.38% -0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £45.00 - -
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +8.07%

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 2,256 2,241 2,455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 38.21% 41.07% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,371 1,341 1,518
South West median daily rate £415 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £238 £213 £210
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 101 146
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £23.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +51.27% +14.63%
10th Percentile £11.18 £13.00 £11.63
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 25 September 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
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 25 September 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 -3 9 £325 - 1
Bristol -5 1 £325 -35.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 £525 -
Symantec
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
1 10 (90.91%) SCCM
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
4 7 (63.64%) Office 365
5 6 (54.55%) Software Deployment
5 6 (54.55%) Skype for Business
5 6 (54.55%) Skype
5 6 (54.55%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (54.55%) QA
6 5 (45.45%) Application Packaging
6 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
7 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (36.36%) VMware
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (27.27%) MSI
8 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
8 3 (27.27%) ITIL
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
8 3 (27.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
9 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
9 2 (18.18%) SCOM
10 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
10 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
10 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
10 1 (9.09%) Ivanti
10 1 (9.09%) Fat Client

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 6 (54.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MSI
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Packager
1 4 (36.36%) Desktop Support
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) SCCM Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) MSI Packager
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Applications Packager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Packager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Software Asset Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Customer Requirements
1 6 (54.55%) Software Deployment
2 5 (45.45%) Application Packaging
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Application Discovery
4 1 (9.09%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
4 1 (9.09%) DNA
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) SIEM
4 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing
4 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCDST
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) BitLocker
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
3 2 (18.18%) SCOM
4 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) CA
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) FireEye
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Ivanti
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Snow
3 1 (9.09%) Tripwire
3 1 (9.09%) Wyse