The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 142 136 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing Veritas 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.032% 0.069% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.081% 0.16% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+22.50% -14.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 - £25.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1242 1245 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.88% 43.09% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 700 637
Average daily rate £370 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 75 66
Average hourly rate £20.19 £15.50 £15.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.22% +1.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £35.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) PDA
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Netcool
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) WinRunner
1 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
1 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technology Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) PDA
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (33.33%) Netcool
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Acronis
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos