The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 30 July 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 South 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 133 - 119
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Veritas 1 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% - 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.079% - 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £15.90
% change year-on-year
+84.21% +19.49%
Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1263 922 1255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.21% 43.02% 41.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 542 680
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 67 100
Average hourly rate £20.06 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.62% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £11.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £41.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
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Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Veritas
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Veritas Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Veritas
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Acronis
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (66.67%) MSI
2 2 (66.67%) 3Com
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Wise Package Studio
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) RHCE
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) MOM
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Acronis
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) 3Com
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat