The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Veritas
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 112 134
Rank change year-on-year +19 +22  
Contract jobs citing Veritas 2 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.37% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.69% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £600 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £367 £400 £354
% change year-on-year -8.37% +12.98%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year - +15.86%  

Veritas is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 912 1301 1423
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 50.19% 52.84% 47.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 668 705
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £529 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 48 42
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +2.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Veritas as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas in Berkshire

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Veritas in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas in Berkshire

Veritas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas in Berkshire

Veritas
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Reading +14 1 £600 +9.09% 1
Bracknell +2 1 - -
Veritas
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (28.57%) SCSA
5 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Huawei
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (28.57%) xDSL
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
5 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Line Management
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) ATM
5 2 (28.57%) Broadband

Veritas
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) ATM
2 2 (28.57%) Broadband
2 2 (28.57%) DSLAM
2 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) PPP
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) xDSL
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MS Access
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Process Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) SCSA
1 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) Netcool
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Unicenter
1 1 (14.29%) vMotion
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) 3PAR
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Huawei
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Meridio
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) VMware