Period
to 20 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 20 July 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 64 83
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19 -15
Contract jobs citing Symantec 6 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.60% 1.39% 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 3.73% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £338
% change year-on-year -5.56% +33.33% +53.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £17.39 -

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 South Yorkshire.

All Vendors
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 419 295 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 42.20% 37.34% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 182 301
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £414 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.32% +6.77% +19.23%
10th Percentile £252 £305 £263
90th Percentile £513 £575 £588
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 12 19
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.32% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £10.88 £9.39 £8.50
90th Percentile £60.00 £21.75 £25.80
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.25 £14.00 £13.81
% change year-on-year +30.36% +1.38% +4.23%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in South Yorkshire

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in South Yorkshire

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in South Yorkshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Sheffield -3 6 £400 -27.27%
Symantec
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 5 (83.33%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) Splunk
2 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
3 4 (66.67%) GitHub
4 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) Confluence
5 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Python Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) Splunk
2 5 (83.33%) VMware