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 3 months to 23 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.

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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Veritas 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.28% - -
As % of the Vendors category 5.10% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £423 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -3.87% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £42.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -65.47% +20.00%  

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 Cheshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 255 536 468
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 44.82% 48.95% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 335 252
Median daily rate £388 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% -10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £574 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 23
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.84 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.86% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.51 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +8.57%  

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 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 3 months to 23 April 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 3 months to 23 April 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
Knutsford - 7 £550 -
Veritas
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Unix
3 10 (58.82%) AIX
4 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (41.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (41.18%) Banking
6 6 (35.29%) Clustering
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) Internet
7 5 (29.41%) Ruby
7 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (29.41%) Perl
8 4 (23.53%) SAN
8 4 (23.53%) Migration
9 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) GIS
9 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
9 3 (17.65%) RHCSA
9 3 (17.65%) JIRA
10 2 (11.76%) Python
10 2 (11.76%) Firewall
11 1 (5.88%) HACMP
11 1 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (5.88%) PowerHA

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
General
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Unix Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Unix Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) AIX Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Perl Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Veritas Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAN Storage Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Unix
3 10 (58.82%) AIX
4 9 (52.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Perl
1 5 (29.41%) Ruby
2 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) RHCSA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (5.88%) PowerHA
2 1 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Red Hat