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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 147 151 136
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing Veritas 17 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.026% 0.064%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 0.056% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1816 1784 1335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.22% 45.85% 42.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 862 642
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £650 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 114 108
Median hourly rate £18.35 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.85% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 6 May 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
Lancashire - 12 £375 -
Manchester -5 4 £375 +25.00% 1
Cheshire - 1 £450 -
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 24 (88.89%) Clustering
2 18 (66.67%) VMware
3 17 (62.96%) SC Cleared
3 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
3 17 (62.96%) Hyper-V
3 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
4 16 (59.26%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (51.85%) Windows
6 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
8 11 (40.74%) Time Management
9 7 (25.93%) Unix
9 7 (25.93%) Solaris
10 6 (22.22%) DNS
10 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
10 6 (22.22%) NetBackup
10 6 (22.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (18.52%) DHCP
11 5 (18.52%) Linux
12 4 (14.81%) Perl
12 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
12 4 (14.81%) SAN
12 4 (14.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (14.81%) Finance
13 3 (11.11%) Veritas File System
13 3 (11.11%) Migration
13 3 (11.11%) Oracle
13 3 (11.11%) HP

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 (7.41%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) SAN
4 2 (7.41%) LDAP
5 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory Engineer
1 8 (29.63%) Consultant
1 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (29.63%) Wintel Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Solaris Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Unix Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Lync Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (88.89%) Clustering
2 16 (59.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.93%) Solaris
3 7 (25.93%) Unix
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (40.74%) Time Management
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) High Availability
4 2 (7.41%) Kernel Tuning
4 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
4 2 (7.41%) Security Hardening
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Server Patching
5 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Perl
1 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.41%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) SC Cleared
1 17 (62.96%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) RHCSA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
1 17 (62.96%) Hyper-V
2 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (22.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (11.11%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 3 (11.11%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (3.70%) Ansible
4 1 (3.70%) Legato
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.11%) HP
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) EMC
4 2 (7.41%) NetApp
4 2 (7.41%) Symantec
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Sun