The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Veritas
England / North West
Rank 116 138 143
Rank change year-on-year +22 +5  
Contract jobs citing Veritas 12 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.50% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 1.14% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 1
Median daily rate £420 £375 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +26.05%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £400 £354
% change year-on-year -7.75% +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 the North West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1083 1663 1652
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 42.21% 43.34% 46.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 914 801
Median daily rate £394 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 108 87
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +10.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.33 £47.33 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas in the North West

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veritas in the North West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veritas in the North West

Veritas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas in the North West

Veritas
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Merseyside - 6 £415 -
Manchester +16 4 £425 -
Cheshire - 2 £405 -
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 North West region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 15 (75.00%) Unix
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Migration
3 11 (55.00%) Clustering
3 11 (55.00%) AIX
4 9 (45.00%) Finance
5 8 (40.00%) SAN
6 7 (35.00%) Solaris
6 7 (35.00%) Banking
7 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (30.00%) EMC
7 6 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (30.00%) Veritas File System
8 5 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (20.00%) JIRA
9 4 (20.00%) GIS
9 4 (20.00%) Project Management
9 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 4 (20.00%) Internet
9 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (20.00%) RHCSA
10 3 (15.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle
11 2 (10.00%) Windows
11 2 (10.00%) IBM
11 2 (10.00%) HP
11 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
11 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
11 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (10.00%) Security Patching

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Unix Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 5 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
5 4 (20.00%) AIX Consultant
5 4 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (15.00%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (15.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 3 (15.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (15.00%) Unix Specialist
7 2 (10.00%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (10.00%) AIX Specialist
7 2 (10.00%) Solaris Specialist
7 2 (10.00%) Storage Administrator
8 1 (5.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (5.00%) SAN Storage Administrator
8 1 (5.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) HACMP
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Unix
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) AIX
4 7 (35.00%) Solaris
5 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Security Patching
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Veritas File System
2 5 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (15.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.00%) PowerHA
5 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) EMC
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) Intel
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.00%) SAP