Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 120 102
Rank change year-on-year +59 -18 -14
Contract jobs citing Symantec 30 38 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.27% 1.60% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 6.82% 2.72% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 3
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £313 £280 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.61% +1.82% -
10th Percentile £300 £170 £240
90th Percentile £350 £385 £290
North East median daily rate £313 £290 £275
% change year-on-year +7.76% +5.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.25 - -
North East median hourly rate £31.25 £23.50 -
% change year-on-year +32.98% - -

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 Tyne and Wear.

All Vendors
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 440 1397 608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 47.93% 58.77% 40.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 966 341
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £365 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.61% -5.71% -
10th Percentile £260 £213 £231
90th Percentile £550 £488 £550
North East median daily rate £365 £330 £359
% change year-on-year +10.61% -8.01% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 104 56
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £15.50 £27.75 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.14% +15.63% +38.13%
10th Percentile £8.76 £11.38 £12.20
90th Percentile £47.70 £36.00 £38.75
North East median hourly rate £13.50 £27.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -50.00% +27.06% +14.86%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Symantec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +63 30 £313 +11.61%
Symantec
North East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 29 (96.67%) Windows
1 29 (96.67%) HP
2 28 (93.33%) SAN
2 28 (93.33%) NetBackup
3 27 (90.00%) Brocade
3 27 (90.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 27 (90.00%) HP Data Protector
3 27 (90.00%) EMC
3 27 (90.00%) AIX
3 27 (90.00%) Cisco
3 27 (90.00%) Solaris
3 27 (90.00%) Linux
4 26 (86.67%) Fibre Channel
5 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
6 20 (66.67%) Backup Exec
7 18 (60.00%) IBM
8 17 (56.67%) Veritas
8 17 (56.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 17 (56.67%) Replication
8 17 (56.67%) Veeam
8 17 (56.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 16 (53.33%) SC Cleared
9 16 (53.33%) ITIL
10 15 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (43.33%) Quality Management
12 12 (40.00%) QMS
13 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (30.00%) HP Storage
14 7 (23.33%) Performance Monitoring
15 3 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring

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 28 (93.33%) SAN
2 26 (86.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Backup Engineer
2 15 (50.00%) Storage and Backup Engineer
2 15 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) NetBackup Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) EMC Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Backup Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Replication
2 9 (30.00%) HP Storage
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) AIX
2 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 27 (90.00%) Solaris
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) HPUX
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ITIL
2 15 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (43.33%) Quality Management
4 12 (40.00%) QMS
5 9 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
8 2 (6.67%) Server Building
8 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
9 1 (3.33%) Change Control
9 1 (3.33%) Change Management
9 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.33%) ITSM
9 1 (3.33%) Proactive Management
9 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
9 1 (3.33%) Release Management
9 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Firmware
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (6.67%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (93.33%) NetBackup
2 27 (90.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 27 (90.00%) HP Data Protector
3 20 (66.67%) Backup Exec
4 17 (56.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 17 (56.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (6.67%) vCenter Server
6 1 (3.33%) PureDisk
6 1 (3.33%) Simpana
6 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) HP
2 27 (90.00%) Brocade
2 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 27 (90.00%) EMC
3 18 (60.00%) IBM
4 17 (56.67%) Veeam
4 17 (56.67%) Veritas
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix
6 2 (6.67%) McAfee
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (3.33%) arcserve
7 1 (3.33%) CA
7 1 (3.33%) CommVault
7 1 (3.33%) NetApp
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (3.33%) SAP