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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 182 187 180
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Veritas 21 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.57% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 1.22% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 32 35
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £351 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £436 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £353
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £15.57
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +128.03%
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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
2720 3272 3360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.12% 46.24% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1941 2261 2272
Average daily rate £425 £425 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 92 98
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.05 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £49.90 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 40 (81.63%) UNIX
2 38 (77.55%) Solaris
3 27 (55.10%) Linux
3 27 (55.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 26 (53.06%) NetBackup
5 22 (44.90%) Red Hat
6 21 (42.86%) Finance
7 16 (32.65%) SAN
7 16 (32.65%) Oracle
8 13 (26.53%) NetApp
8 13 (26.53%) Banking
9 12 (24.49%) Windows
9 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (22.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 11 (22.45%) Shell Script
11 9 (18.37%) LDAP
11 9 (18.37%) SQL
11 9 (18.37%) Migration
11 9 (18.37%) Veritas File System
12 8 (16.33%) Control-M
12 8 (16.33%) HP
13 7 (14.29%) Citrix
13 7 (14.29%) Sun
13 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (14.29%) Investment Banking
14 6 (12.24%) VMware
14 6 (12.24%) DNS
14 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
14 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
15 5 (10.20%) Oracle RAC

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (6.12%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.04%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) SAN
2 9 (18.37%) LDAP
3 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.24%) DNS
4 4 (8.16%) NAS
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
6 1 (2.04%) VLAN
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.08%) TKPROF
5 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Toad
2 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 21 (42.86%) Finance
2 13 (26.53%) Banking
3 7 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Administrator
2 20 (40.82%) UNIX Administrator
3 9 (18.37%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 7 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (12.24%) UNIX Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) DBA
6 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.12%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (4.08%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) UNIX Support
8 2 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (4.08%) Systems Support Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) UNIX Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Middleware
2 2 (4.08%) HTML
2 2 (4.08%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.04%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) Replication
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) UNIX
2 38 (77.55%) Solaris
3 27 (55.10%) Linux
4 12 (24.49%) Windows
4 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.16%) SUSE
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.04%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Migration
2 3 (6.12%) ITIL
2 3 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
2 3 (6.12%) Release Management
2 3 (6.12%) Kernel Tuning
2 3 (6.12%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.04%) Supplier Management
4 1 (2.04%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.04%) DevOps
4 1 (2.04%) People Management
4 1 (2.04%) Investment Management
4 1 (2.04%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.04%) Validation
4 1 (2.04%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) Shell Script
2 9 (18.37%) SQL
3 5 (10.20%) Java
3 5 (10.20%) Perl
4 3 (6.12%) Bourne shell
4 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) C
6 1 (2.04%) C++
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
1 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) MCSE
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.04%) MCITP
System Software
1 27 (55.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 11 (22.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 9 (18.37%) Veritas File System
4 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (10.20%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (4.08%) SRDF
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (4.08%) NFS
6 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
7 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.04%) Squid
7 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (53.06%) NetBackup
2 8 (16.33%) Control-M
3 5 (10.20%) Backup Exec
3 5 (10.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Puppet
5 3 (6.12%) Data Guard
5 3 (6.12%) YUM
5 3 (6.12%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (6.12%) Tivoli
6 2 (4.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 2 (4.08%) Nagios
7 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.04%) SCCM
7 1 (2.04%) OpenView
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Red Hat
2 16 (32.65%) Oracle
3 13 (26.53%) NetApp
4 8 (16.33%) HP
5 7 (14.29%) Citrix
5 7 (14.29%) Sun
6 6 (12.24%) VMware
7 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
7 5 (10.20%) EMC
8 4 (8.16%) IBM
8 4 (8.16%) Symantec
9 3 (6.12%) Hitachi
9 3 (6.12%) BMC
10 2 (4.08%) CA
10 2 (4.08%) Sybase
10 2 (4.08%) JBoss
10 2 (4.08%) Cisco
10 2 (4.08%) Brocade
11 1 (2.04%) Bloomberg
11 1 (2.04%) Fidessa
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