Period
to 24 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 24 July 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 114 107
Rank change year-on-year +54 -7 -4
Contract jobs citing Veritas 28 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.28% 0.054% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 5.24% 0.11% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 1 4
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £387 £450 £354
90th Percentile £675 £450 £475
North West median daily rate £425 £375 £324
% change year-on-year +13.33% +15.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Cheshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 534 875 801
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 43.45% 46.84% 41.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 557 431
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +4.29% +16.43%
10th Percentile £236 £280 £273
90th Percentile £525 £553 £650
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 26 49
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.00 £16.92 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.35% +0.48% +2.84%
10th Percentile £10.61 £10.50 £11.85
90th Percentile £45.00 £29.38 £40.50
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -11.11% +2.86% -2.78%

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Veritas as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas in Cheshire

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas in Cheshire

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veritas in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veritas in Cheshire

Veritas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas in Cheshire

Veritas
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 14 £475 -
Veritas
North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 18 (64.29%) Unix
3 15 (53.57%) AIX
4 14 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (42.86%) Clustering
5 12 (42.86%) Banking
6 10 (35.71%) Finance
6 10 (35.71%) Perl
6 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (35.71%) Ruby
7 9 (32.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
9 5 (17.86%) Internet
10 4 (14.29%) Python
11 2 (7.14%) JIRA
11 2 (7.14%) RHCSA
11 2 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 2 (7.14%) GIS
11 2 (7.14%) Firewall
11 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (7.14%) Project Management
12 1 (3.57%) Solaris
12 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
12 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
12 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
12 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
12 1 (3.57%) SAN
12 1 (3.57%) Migration
12 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 1 (3.57%) Office 365

Veritas
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 12 (42.86%) Banking
2 10 (35.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Consultant
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Linux Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Unix Administrator
3 6 (21.43%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) AIX Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Automation Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Unix Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Perl Programmer
7 2 (7.14%) Programmer
7 2 (7.14%) Veritas Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Linux
2 18 (64.29%) Unix
3 15 (53.57%) AIX
4 14 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.14%) Project Management
1 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Perl
1 10 (35.71%) Ruby
2 4 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) RHCSA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft