The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Birmingham region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank - - 56
Contract jobs citing Veritas 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £15.90
% change year-on-year
+84.21% +19.49%
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
339 304 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 47.61% 49.67% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 146 137
Average daily rate £320 £348 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.91% +15.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £469 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 17
Average hourly rate £11.85 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.18% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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West Midlands

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Veritas
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Veritas Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) BMC
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) CMDB
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) LPAR
2 1 (33.33%) SRDF
2 1 (33.33%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) SAN Storage Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) SAN Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) CMDB
2 1 (33.33%) LPAR
2 1 (33.33%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SRDF
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) BMC
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) HP