Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 205 230
Rank change year-on-year +20 +25 -31
Contract jobs citing Veritas 14 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.57% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 9
North West median daily rate £420 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% -5.56% +21.62%
10th Percentile £258 £385 £293
90th Percentile £500 £438 £488
England median daily rate £408 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +5.84% -3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.50 £55.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +103.70% -20.59%

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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2434 3152 3571
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.09% 46.15% 41.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1455 1879 1962
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £213
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 126 180
North West median hourly rate £16.10 £18.13 £17.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.20% +4.05% +8.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.69 £11.24
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.38 £46.29
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Veritas as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Cheshire +15 11 £420 +0.30%
Manchester +17 3 £400 -5.88%
Veritas
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Unix
2 10 (71.43%) AIX
3 7 (50.00%) Clustering
3 7 (50.00%) Banking
4 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) IBM
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Solaris
7 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (14.29%) SCOM
7 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (14.29%) EqualLogic
7 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
7 2 (14.29%) Office 365
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
7 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
7 2 (14.29%) EMC VNXe
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 2 (14.29%) SAN

Veritas
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SSH
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 7 (50.00%) Banking
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Administrator
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Unix Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) AIX Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) AIX Systems Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Messaging Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Unix Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Unix Support
6 1 (7.14%) Unix Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 2 (14.29%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) AIX
2 10 (71.43%) Unix
3 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
1 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (14.29%) Project Management
1 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) High Availability
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Process Management
2 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) IBM Certification
1 1 (7.14%) RHCSA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) GPFS
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) EMC
3 2 (14.29%) EqualLogic
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix