The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas Cluster Server over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

Veritas Cluster Server (VCS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 66 -
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.13% -
As % of the System Software category - 1.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £345 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £450 £488
% change year-on-year -13.61% -7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 -

Veritas Cluster Server is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 45 80 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 7.63% 10.38% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 32
Median daily rate £375 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% -4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £340
% change year-on-year +4.16% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.45 £37.50 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +6.06%  

Veritas Cluster Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Veritas Cluster Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas Cluster Server in Birmingham

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Cluster Server in Birmingham