The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 30 March 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 89 93
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 17 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.42% 0.91% 0.070%
As % of the Vendors category 2.75% 1.63% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £438 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £308
% change year-on-year +3.57% +13.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.34
% change year-on-year +5.88% -12.11%  

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 Surrey.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 619 734 663
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 51.76% 55.73% 46.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 457 375
Median daily rate £442 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.37% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 64 31
Median hourly rate £18.50 £43.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.97% +173.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.43 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.13 £51.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Surrey

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Surrey

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Epsom +7 12 £400 -
Weybridge - 2 - -
Symantec
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 23 (92.00%) Unix
1 23 (92.00%) Solaris
1 23 (92.00%) Linux
1 23 (92.00%) Veritas
1 23 (92.00%) Red Hat
2 22 (88.00%) SAN
2 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 22 (88.00%) Sun
2 22 (88.00%) NetBackup
2 22 (88.00%) NAS
2 22 (88.00%) Veritas File System
2 22 (88.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 22 (88.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 22 (88.00%) High Availability
3 18 (72.00%) Finance
4 17 (68.00%) Legal
4 17 (68.00%) Change Control
4 17 (68.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (68.00%) Problem Management
4 17 (68.00%) Service Delivery
4 17 (68.00%) Change Management
5 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (20.00%) Brocade
6 5 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 5 (20.00%) EMC Navisphere
6 5 (20.00%) SSH
6 5 (20.00%) iSCSI
6 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) NAS
1 22 (88.00%) SAN
2 5 (20.00%) FTP
2 5 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 5 (20.00%) SSH
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 17 (68.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Administrator
2 22 (88.00%) Storage Administrator
2 22 (88.00%) Unix Administrator
3 21 (84.00%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (80.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 20 (80.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 8 (32.00%) Solaris Administrator
6 7 (28.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 4 (16.00%) SAN Administrator
7 4 (16.00%) SAN Storage Administrator
8 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (12.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
9 2 (8.00%) Junior
9 2 (8.00%) Junior IT Engineer
9 2 (8.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
10 1 (4.00%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 22 (88.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (16.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Linux
1 23 (92.00%) Solaris
1 23 (92.00%) Unix
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) High Availability
2 17 (68.00%) Change Control
2 17 (68.00%) Change Management
2 17 (68.00%) Problem Management
2 17 (68.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 22 (88.00%) Veritas File System
2 5 (20.00%) NFS
2 5 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (88.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (20.00%) EMC Navisphere
2 5 (20.00%) Nagios
2 5 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Red Hat
1 23 (92.00%) Veritas
2 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 22 (88.00%) Sun
3 5 (20.00%) Brocade
4 4 (16.00%) EMC
4 4 (16.00%) NetApp
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.00%) Adobe
6 2 (8.00%) Intel Security
7 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) VMware