The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 102 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs citing Veritas 4 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.91% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 2.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £298 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £35.63 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+41.75% +137.50%
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
707 587 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.02% 41.11% 47.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 325 287
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 28
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -15.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.40 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £30.00
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 Manchester

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

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Veritas
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Veritas Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (50.00%) Kernel Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) RHCSA
2 2 (50.00%) Security Hardening
2 2 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Unix Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Unix Support
3 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Kernel Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) RHCSA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec