The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 25 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 77 56
Rank change year-on-year +44 -21  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 12 42 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.16% 2.99% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 6.12% 4.90% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 4
Median daily rate £310 £250 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.00% -6.97%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £289
% change year-on-year - +21.21%  
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 Tyne and Wear.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 196 858 257
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 51.58% 60.98% 40.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 562 149
Median daily rate £330 £285 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% -1.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 72 29
Median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £13.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +104.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £36.00 £30.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Tyne and Wear

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Tyne and Wear

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +48 12 £310 +24.00% 2
Symantec
North East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) AIX
1 12 (100.00%) Solaris
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) EMC
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) Brocade
1 12 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 12 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 12 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 12 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (83.33%) Backup Exec
3 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (75.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (66.67%) Replication
4 8 (66.67%) Veritas
4 8 (66.67%) IBM
4 8 (66.67%) Veeam
4 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 8 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (50.00%) HP Storage
5 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (25.00%) QMS
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) Quality Management

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 12 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Backup Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Storage and Backup Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) EMC Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) NetBackup Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Replication
2 6 (50.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) AIX
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Solaris
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) QMS
4 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 12 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 12 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 10 (83.33%) Backup Exec
3 9 (75.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Brocade
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) EMC
1 12 (100.00%) HP
2 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 8 (66.67%) Veeam
2 8 (66.67%) Veritas
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per day
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