The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Software.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 180 193 179
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Contract jobs citing Veritas 25 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.39% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.86% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 39
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £360 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £15.90
% change year-on-year
+84.21% +19.49%
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2620 3264 3373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.42% 45.94% 43.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1821 2280 2320
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 116 97
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £54.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Veritas
London

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Veritas across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Veritas across the City of London region.

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Veritas
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Veritas Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Veritas
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Veritas across the City of London region.

Veritas Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Veritas also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Veritas.

1 33 (82.50%) UNIX
2 31 (77.50%) Solaris
3 25 (62.50%) Linux
4 23 (57.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 22 (55.00%) NetBackup
6 19 (47.50%) Red Hat
7 16 (40.00%) Finance
8 14 (35.00%) Oracle
8 14 (35.00%) SAN
9 13 (32.50%) NetApp
10 11 (27.50%) Shell Script
10 11 (27.50%) Windows
10 11 (27.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 10 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (22.50%) Banking
12 9 (22.50%) Perl
13 8 (20.00%) Clustering
13 8 (20.00%) VMware
13 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (17.50%) Migration
14 7 (17.50%) Control-M
14 7 (17.50%) Citrix
15 6 (15.00%) BMC
15 6 (15.00%) EMC
15 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
15 6 (15.00%) LDAP
15 6 (15.00%) BMC PATROL
15 6 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (12.50%) Veritas File System
16 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Veritas also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Veritas. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) SAN
2 6 (15.00%) LDAP
2 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.00%) NAS
4 3 (7.50%) DNS
5 2 (5.00%) Firewall
6 1 (2.50%) SSH
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.50%) SSL
6 1 (2.50%) Internet
6 1 (2.50%) NetScreen
6 1 (2.50%) VPN
6 1 (2.50%) DHCP
6 1 (2.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.00%) TKPROF
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) KDB
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (2.50%) DB2
4 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Toad
2 1 (2.50%) JMeter
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) JUnit
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Administrator
2 16 (40.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 9 (22.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 7 (17.50%) UNIX Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) DBA
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Support
8 2 (5.00%) Architect
8 2 (5.00%) UNIX Support
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
9 1 (2.50%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Middleware
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) CORBA
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) Xerces
3 1 (2.50%) Xalan
3 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.50%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.50%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) UNIX
2 31 (77.50%) Solaris
3 25 (62.50%) Linux
4 11 (27.50%) Windows
5 10 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 2000
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.50%) SUSE
8 1 (2.50%) Debian
8 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.50%) OpenSolaris
8 1 (2.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Migration
2 5 (12.50%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (7.50%) Release Management
4 3 (7.50%) Kernel Tuning
5 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.50%) High Availability
6 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.50%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.50%) Validation
6 1 (2.50%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) Shell Script
2 9 (22.50%) Perl
3 5 (12.50%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.50%) Bourne shell
5 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) Lisp
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) C-shell
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) MCSE
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (57.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 11 (27.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (12.50%) Veritas File System
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (5.00%) NFS
7 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (5.00%) SRDF
8 1 (2.50%) KVM
8 1 (2.50%) OpenSSH
8 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.50%) qmail
8 1 (2.50%) Sendmail
8 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.50%) Samba
8 1 (2.50%) Snort
8 1 (2.50%) Squid
8 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (55.00%) NetBackup
2 7 (17.50%) Control-M
3 6 (15.00%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (10.00%) Data Guard
5 3 (7.50%) YUM
5 3 (7.50%) Puppet
6 2 (5.00%) Nagios
6 2 (5.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
6 2 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.50%) Nessus
7 1 (2.50%) BladeLogic
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (2.50%) SCCM
7 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Red Hat
2 14 (35.00%) Oracle
3 13 (32.50%) NetApp
4 8 (20.00%) VMware
5 7 (17.50%) Citrix
6 6 (15.00%) EMC
6 6 (15.00%) BMC
7 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.50%) Symantec
8 4 (10.00%) IBM
8 4 (10.00%) HP
9 3 (7.50%) Sun
9 3 (7.50%) Sybase
10 2 (5.00%) JBoss
10 2 (5.00%) Cisco
10 2 (5.00%) CA
10 2 (5.00%) Hitachi
11 1 (2.50%) Nokia
11 1 (2.50%) Intel
11 1 (2.50%) Avaya
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