The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 56 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Veritas 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.47% - 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% - 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£360 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.70 £17.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+98.23% -20.93%
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West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
264 316 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 41.06% 51.05% 49.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 164 97
Average daily rate £325 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £160 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 16
Average hourly rate £16.00 £11.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £9.70 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 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%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Korn
1 3 (100.00%) Wiki
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (100.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Wiki
1 3 (100.00%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) HPUX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Korn
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) VMware