The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 25 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 Kent 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 40 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing Veritas 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.76% 0.72% 1.58%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 1.36% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £494 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% -
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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
132 147 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 50.00% 52.69% 48.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 87 62
Average daily rate £350 £375 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £156 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £506 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 16
Average hourly rate £47.00 £16.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.75% -23.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Veritas
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Veritas Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Veritas
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) BCP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BCP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix