The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 41 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Veritas 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.09% - 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.07% - 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£550 - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £293 £361
% change year-on-year
+19.65% -18.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.63 £44.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-19.03% +89.24%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
145 82 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 52.73% 41.21% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 40 74
Average daily rate £400 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £513 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 8
Average hourly rate £9.00 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) HACMP
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) HACMP
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec