The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 26 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 78 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 -  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.40% 0.14% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £434 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -  
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 West Sussex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 251 284 268
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 50.10% 38.80% 48.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 172 154
Median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £474 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 14
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +71.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.10 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £43.00 £44.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in West Sussex

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in West Sussex

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 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
Crawley - 1 £388 -
Symantec
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Server Building
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) MobileIron
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat