The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 138 135
Rank change year-on-year +24 -3  
Contract jobs citing Symantec 9 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 0.34% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £308
% change year-on-year +3.57% +13.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.39 - -
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 Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 765 1189 1160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 36.08% 41.10% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 764 713
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 60 59
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.10 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.54% +0.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.18 £17.50
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in Yorkshire

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in Yorkshire

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in Yorkshire

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire +17 6 £450 +50.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £450 - 1
Symantec
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) Firewall
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) DHCP
5 7 (38.89%) Unix
5 7 (38.89%) DNS
5 7 (38.89%) Backup Exec
5 7 (38.89%) SCCM
5 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
6 6 (33.33%) Finance
6 6 (33.33%) Dell
6 6 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 5 (27.78%) Change Control
7 5 (27.78%) VPN
7 5 (27.78%) Citrix
7 5 (27.78%) Juniper
7 5 (27.78%) SAN
7 5 (27.78%) NetApp
7 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat
8 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
1 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) DHCP
2 7 (38.89%) DNS
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (27.78%) SAN
3 5 (27.78%) VPN
4 4 (22.22%) Internet
4 4 (22.22%) Network Security
4 4 (22.22%) SSL
4 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 4 (22.22%) Wireless
5 3 (16.67%) NAS
6 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Information Security Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Information Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Security Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Hadoop Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Backup Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) ICT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) EMC VNXe
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 7 (38.89%) Unix
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
7 1 (5.56%) VMS
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Change Control
2 4 (22.22%) Disk Encryption
2 4 (22.22%) Information Security
2 4 (22.22%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 4 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (22.22%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (22.22%) Software Deployment
2 4 (22.22%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.56%) Adaptive Security
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (5.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
4 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.11%) vSphere
5 2 (11.11%) XenApp
6 1 (5.56%) ProxySG
6 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Backup Exec
1 7 (38.89%) SCCM
2 6 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 6 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (22.22%) NetVault Backup
3 4 (22.22%) Nexpose
3 4 (22.22%) WSUS
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SCDPM
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (5.56%) DameWare
5 1 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SCOM
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (5.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Dell
4 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
4 5 (27.78%) Juniper
4 5 (27.78%) NetApp
5 4 (22.22%) ArcSight
5 4 (22.22%) F5
5 4 (22.22%) FireEye
5 4 (22.22%) GFI Software
5 4 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) Intel Security
5 4 (22.22%) LogRhythm
5 4 (22.22%) Rapid7
5 4 (22.22%) Sourcefire
5 4 (22.22%) TippingPoint
6 3 (16.67%) EMC
6 3 (16.67%) Veeam
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £350 per day
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