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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 130 125 120
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing Veritas 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.29% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £348 £400 £204
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.12% +96.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £400 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £400 £221
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1413 1362 1179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.86% 50.76% 50.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 763 569
Average daily rate £380 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 87 85
Average hourly rate £12.50 £23.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.65% +43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £37.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Veritas across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham - 2 £323 - 1
Coventry - 1 - -
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 11 (100.00%) Solaris
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
3 9 (81.82%) NFS
3 9 (81.82%) Linux
4 8 (72.73%) AIX
4 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (63.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (63.64%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (63.64%) Service Management
5 7 (63.64%) Cognizant
5 7 (63.64%) ITIL
6 6 (54.55%) SLA
7 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow
7 5 (45.45%) CMDB
8 4 (36.36%) Finance
9 3 (27.27%) NetApp
9 3 (27.27%) SAN
9 3 (27.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (27.27%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
10 2 (18.18%) Simpana
10 2 (18.18%) Netezza
10 2 (18.18%) Korn
10 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
10 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
10 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (18.18%) IBM
10 2 (18.18%) Sun

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Administrator
1 8 (72.73%) Unix Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) AIX Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Solaris
1 11 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) AIX
3 8 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
1 7 (63.64%) Performance Analysis
1 7 (63.64%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) E-business
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Korn
2 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) NFS
2 7 (63.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (27.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (18.18%) Simpana
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
2 7 (63.64%) Cognizant
3 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) CommVault
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Netezza
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) Sun
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) SAP