The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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 Technologies.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Veritas
England / West Midlands
Rank 117 122 110
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Veritas 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.24% 0.090%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.49% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £300 £355 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% -1.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £400 £349
% change year-on-year
-7.75% +14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- +37.93%

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1064 1224 1138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.09% 48.06% 51.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 626 574
Median daily rate £400 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 31 102
Median hourly rate £17.78 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.58% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.79 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.38 £23.20 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Veritas
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Veritas Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Veritas
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham -5 3 £300 -15.49%
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (42.86%) Escalation Management
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
5 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (28.57%) IBM

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Wintel Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Escalation Management
3 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Presales
5 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (14.29%) CCA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) MCTS
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds