The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 29 July 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 149 141 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Veritas 5 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.31% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £450 £362 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.29% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Veritas
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1669 1675 1333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.73% 43.30% 43.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 884 680
Median daily rate £400 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £201 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 96 96
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.50 £39.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Veritas as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Veritas
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Veritas Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Veritas
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -2 4 - -
Cheshire -4 1 £450 -
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 20 (95.24%) Clustering
2 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Clustering
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (42.86%) Innovation Management
4 9 (42.86%) Time Management
5 8 (38.10%) Solaris
5 8 (38.10%) Unix
6 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 7 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (28.57%) NetBackup
7 6 (28.57%) SAN
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
8 5 (23.81%) Service Management
8 5 (23.81%) Ansible
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle ZFS
9 4 (19.05%) DHCP
10 3 (14.29%) DNS
10 3 (14.29%) Finance
11 2 (9.52%) Veritas File System

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) DHCP
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Solaris Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Lync Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Unix Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (95.24%) Clustering
2 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
1 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
2 8 (38.10%) Solaris
2 8 (38.10%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (42.86%) Innovation Management
2 9 (42.86%) Time Management
3 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Bourne shell
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 12 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Veritas File System
5 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (28.57%) NetBackup
3 5 (23.81%) Ansible
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (4.76%) Legato
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Sun