The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 25 June 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 64
Contract jobs citing Veritas 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - - 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +3.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -65.47% +5.00%  

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 Birmingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 281 440 354
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 46.52% 53.99% 46.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 290 226
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £200 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 24
Median hourly rate £14.22 £11.80 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.46% -28.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £12.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas in Birmingham

Veritas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi

Veritas
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Escalation Management
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) IBM