Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 84 110
Rank change year-on-year +3 +26 -
Contract jobs citing Veritas 5 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.40% 0.62% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 1.39% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Cheshire median daily rate £351 £419 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.12% -11.84% -
10th Percentile £237 £391 £433
90th Percentile £483 £438 £488
North West median daily rate £425 £409 £463
% change year-on-year +3.98% -11.62% +28.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - £60.00 -
North West median hourly rate - £60.00 -

Veritas is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 545 576 782
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 43.53% 44.62% 38.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 378 474
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.74% +4.11%
10th Percentile £228 £212 £250
90th Percentile £625 £550 £575
North West median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 35 36
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +0.95% -3.77%
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.25 £9.49
90th Percentile £30.65 £23.75 £37.50
North West median hourly rate £16.19 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.49% +5.71% +4.57%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 2 £438 -
Crewe - 1 £265 -
Veritas
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) EMC VNX
3 2 (40.00%) EMC VNXe
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) SCOM
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking

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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Architect
2 1 (20.00%) AIX Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Messaging Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) EMC VNX
1 2 (40.00%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Dell
1 2 (40.00%) EMC
1 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix