The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 27 March 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 / Manchester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 100 94
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6  
Contract jobs citing Veritas 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.31% 0.22% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.57% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £298
UK excluding London median daily rate £367 £400 £354
% change year-on-year -8.37% +12.98%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year - +15.86%  

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 Manchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 520 706 680
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 39.66% 39.33% 41.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 363 338
Median daily rate £380 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 20
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.46 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £90.60 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas in Manchester

Veritas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas in Manchester

Veritas
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
5 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle

Veritas
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) AIX Specialist
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) AIX Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Intel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Rackspace