The first table below looks at the demand 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 18 April 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 North West 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 134 114 131
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Contract jobs citing Veritas 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.063% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.55% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate - £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
-4.86% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1389 1096 1501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 43.78% 45.51% 49.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 500 681
Average daily rate £325 £343 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 90 79
Average hourly rate £24.08 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.74% +8.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.34 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Veritas
England

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Veritas across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) Brocade
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas File System
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Hitachi

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) AIX Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas File System
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) NetApp
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 1 (33.33%) Hitachi