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 28 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 66 -
Contract jobs citing Symantec 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.43% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £157 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £350 £265
% change year-on-year +8.92% +32.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +14.70% -8.10%  

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 277 300 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 47.51% 42.86% 43.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 208 108
Median daily rate £398 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.30% -2.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £560 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 15
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.60 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.38% +32.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.57 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £17.79 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Symantec in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Tyne and Wear

Symantec
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) CA
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) SAP HANA
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) SailPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Software Distribution
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) WSUS
4 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
4 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) EMC

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 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SAP HANA
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) SailPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Wayland
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (33.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) PureDisk
2 1 (16.67%) Simpana
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) CA
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) arcserve
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) CommVault
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Sun
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas