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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 115 111 122
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Veritas 5 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.36% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.74% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £308 £201
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +53.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £377 £413
% change year-on-year
-0.39% -8.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +97.36%
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
1265 1223 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.38% 48.51% 50.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 569 484
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 44 49
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.03% -24.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.25 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £30.00 £41.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 27 May 2015. 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 -4 4 - - 1
Veritas
South East

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) xDSL
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) Sun
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Sun Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (57.14%) ATM
3 4 (57.14%) Broadband
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
3 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
3 4 (57.14%) PPP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) DSLAM
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) SCSA
3 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Huawei
3 4 (57.14%) Degree

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) ATM
1 4 (57.14%) Broadband
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
1 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
1 4 (57.14%) PPP
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) DSLAM
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) xDSL
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (28.57%) WinRunner
2 2 (28.57%) TestDirector
2 2 (28.57%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
1 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) PDA
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Server Building
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) XPath
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Sun Certification
1 4 (57.14%) SCSA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCTS
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Netcool
2 2 (28.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (14.29%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Sun
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Huawei
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee
5 1 (14.29%) VMware