The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 - - -
Contract jobs citing Veritas 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
367 369 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.13% 48.05% 41.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 190 156
Average daily rate £425 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £273 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 34
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.13 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.31% -42.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.00 £43.50
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 Cheshire

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

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Veritas
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Veritas Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas File System
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Architect
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas File System
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam