The table below looks at the statistics 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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 140 184 193
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +9
Contract jobs citing Veritas 25 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 0.62% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 14
Median daily rate £475 £400 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Veritas
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1395 2276 2789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.98% 41.47% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1073 1665 1958
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 52 52
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -20.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £31.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Veritas as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 36 (70.59%) Finance
2 35 (68.63%) Unix
3 34 (66.67%) Solaris
4 29 (56.86%) Linux
5 19 (37.25%) Red Hat
6 17 (33.33%) SAN
6 17 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (31.37%) Hedge funds
7 16 (31.37%) Financial Institution
8 14 (27.45%) VMware
8 14 (27.45%) Shell Script
8 14 (27.45%) SLA
8 14 (27.45%) SQL
8 14 (27.45%) Oracle
8 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
8 14 (27.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 14 (27.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 14 (27.45%) SCOM
8 14 (27.45%) NetBackup
9 13 (25.49%) EMC
9 13 (25.49%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (23.53%) NAS
10 12 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (23.53%) Problem Management
11 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
11 11 (21.57%) Windows
12 10 (19.61%) HP
12 10 (19.61%) Control-M
12 10 (19.61%) Puppet
12 10 (19.61%) Backup Exec

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) SAN
2 12 (23.53%) NAS
3 1 (1.96%) DNS
3 1 (1.96%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database 12c
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.88%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (70.59%) Finance
2 16 (31.37%) Financial Institution
3 9 (17.65%) Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Administrator
1 12 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (17.65%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 8 (15.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 7 (13.73%) DBA
4 7 (13.73%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Operations Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) Unix Administrator
7 4 (7.84%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Siebel Tester
7 4 (7.84%) Tester
8 3 (5.88%) Sybase Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) AIX Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) AIX Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Hedge funds
2 5 (9.80%) Replication
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.96%) Celerra
4 1 (1.96%) CMDB
4 1 (1.96%) EMC Centera
4 1 (1.96%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 35 (68.63%) Unix
2 34 (66.67%) Solaris
3 29 (56.86%) Linux
4 17 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (21.57%) Windows
6 8 (15.69%) Windows Server
7 6 (11.76%) SUSE
8 4 (7.84%) AIX
8 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Performance Monitoring
2 12 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (23.53%) Problem Management
3 8 (15.69%) Migration
3 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
4 7 (13.73%) Change Control
4 7 (13.73%) Database Tuning
5 5 (9.80%) Line Management
5 5 (9.80%) People Management
5 5 (9.80%) Risk Management
5 5 (9.80%) Service Management
6 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.84%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (7.84%) Project Management
7 3 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.92%) Patch Management
8 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) Shell Script
1 14 (27.45%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) Python
3 7 (13.73%) PL/SQL
4 6 (11.76%) Perl
5 4 (7.84%) Korn
6 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) RHCA
1 1 (1.96%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 14 (27.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (15.69%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.88%) NFS
5 2 (3.92%) Samba
5 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.96%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) NetBackup
1 14 (27.45%) SCOM
2 10 (19.61%) Backup Exec
2 10 (19.61%) Control-M
2 10 (19.61%) Puppet
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (13.73%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.92%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (3.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.96%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.96%) Icinga
5 1 (1.96%) Nagios
5 1 (1.96%) OpenView
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Red Hat
2 14 (27.45%) Oracle
2 14 (27.45%) VMware
3 13 (25.49%) EMC
4 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
5 10 (19.61%) HP
6 8 (15.69%) IBM
7 5 (9.80%) Sybase
8 4 (7.84%) Siebel
9 3 (5.88%) NetApp
9 3 (5.88%) SAP
9 3 (5.88%) Sun
10 2 (3.92%) BMC
10 2 (3.92%) CommVault
10 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.96%) Brocade
11 1 (1.96%) Citrix
11 1 (1.96%) DataSynapse
11 1 (1.96%) Dell
11 1 (1.96%) Reuters