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 3 months to 28 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 49 47
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.30% 0.23% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.61% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £140
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £290
% change year-on-year - +20.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 139 164 213
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 41.49% 37.10% 49.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 112 115
Median daily rate £375 £415 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.63% +38.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £245 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 14
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.77% +83.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat