The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Veritas Software.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 113 127 123
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing Veritas 5 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.074% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 0.15% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Average daily rate £451 - £263
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £349 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.61% +16.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £35.63 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+41.75% +28.37%
Veritas
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1222 1293 1313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.04% 47.85% 49.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 622 619
Average daily rate £380 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £233 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 39 67
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.10 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £47.50 £29.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Veritas across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Veritas across the Berkshire region.

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Veritas
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Veritas Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Veritas
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Veritas across the Berkshire region.

Veritas Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Veritas
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 2 £550 - 1
Slough - 2 £353 -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Veritas
South East

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Veritas also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Veritas.

1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (40.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Veritas also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Veritas. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) EMC Storage Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Migration Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Coaching
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) VCP5
1 2 (40.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (40.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (40.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (40.00%) vMotion
2 2 (40.00%) WSUS
3 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade