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 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 98 89
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9  
Contract jobs citing Veritas 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.28% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.68% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £363 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £375 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £375 £360
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 Manchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 626 738 689
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 45.83% 41.77% 45.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 409 369
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £211 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 35
Median hourly rate £13.30 £13.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.35% -24.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £148.45 £45.00 £38.00
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 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) AIX
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (50.00%) Security Patching
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) Solaris
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (16.67%) Replication
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) Puppet
6 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c

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 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) 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 4 (66.67%) Banking
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Unix Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) AIX Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) AIX Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Portfolio 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%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (16.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
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
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat