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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 118 130 137
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing Veritas 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.039% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.078% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate
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£200 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £353
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £15.57
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +128.03%
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
1120 1282 1639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.64% 49.69% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 509 551
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 51 50
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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
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 19 September 2014. 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
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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 +19 5 £200 -52.94% 5
Bracknell - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Veritas
South East

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) UNIX
5 5 (45.45%) WinRunner
5 5 (45.45%) TestDirector
5 5 (45.45%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) Netcool
5 5 (45.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (45.45%) AIX
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) NFS
5 5 (45.45%) McAfee
5 5 (45.45%) ISEB
5 5 (45.45%) Clustering
5 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
5 5 (45.45%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (45.45%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Korn
6 4 (36.36%) Altiris
6 4 (36.36%) DNS

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQLPlus
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) WinRunner
1 5 (45.45%) TestDirector
1 5 (45.45%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Support
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Linux Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Support
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
2 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) UNIX
3 5 (45.45%) AIX
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 1 (9.09%) Solaris
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Korn
2 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) VB
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) Bourne shell
4 1 (9.09%) AWK
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ISEB
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) NFS
3 1 (9.09%) Xen
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Netcool
1 5 (45.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
1 5 (45.45%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (45.45%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (27.27%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 1 (9.09%) Puppet
3 1 (9.09%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) McAfee
3 4 (36.36%) Altiris
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) Isilon
5 1 (9.09%) Fujitsu
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Sun
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) CA
5 1 (9.09%) Egenera