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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 179 186 177
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Veritas 13 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.27% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.61% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £347
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.18% +15.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £15.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+155.00% -35.48%
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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
2222 2603 2459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.85% 43.33% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1647 1841 1761
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 63 71
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.85 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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
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 26 January 2015, 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 28 (87.50%) UNIX
2 27 (84.38%) Solaris
3 22 (68.75%) Linux
4 20 (62.50%) Finance
5 19 (59.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 11 (34.38%) Banking
7 10 (31.25%) NetApp
7 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
7 10 (31.25%) Shell Script
8 9 (28.13%) Sun
9 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle
10 7 (21.88%) HP
11 6 (18.75%) LDAP
11 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
11 6 (18.75%) Migration
11 6 (18.75%) NetBackup
12 5 (15.63%) SUSE
12 5 (15.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 5 (15.63%) DNS
12 5 (15.63%) Windows
12 5 (15.63%) SAN
13 4 (12.50%) EMC
13 4 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 4 (12.50%) Perl
13 4 (12.50%) Veritas File System
13 4 (12.50%) Backup Exec
14 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (9.38%) Apache
1 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.25%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) LDAP
2 5 (15.63%) DNS
2 5 (15.63%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) HTTP
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) VLAN
4 1 (3.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 20 (62.50%) Finance
2 11 (34.38%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) UNIX Specialist
2 7 (21.88%) Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) DBA
4 4 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) SQL DBA
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Computer Operator
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) Flash
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
1 1 (3.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Replication
1 1 (3.13%) Clustering
1 1 (3.13%) PKI
1 1 (3.13%) Wiki
1 1 (3.13%) Symmetrix DMX
1 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
1 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) UNIX
2 27 (84.38%) Solaris
3 22 (68.75%) Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (15.63%) SUSE
5 5 (15.63%) Windows
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.25%) AIX
8 1 (3.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Migration
2 2 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.13%) DevOps
3 1 (3.13%) People Management
3 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.13%) Database Security
3 1 (3.13%) Low Latency
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL
3 1 (3.13%) OO
3 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.13%) Security Management
3 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
3 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.13%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (3.13%) Release Management
3 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
3 1 (3.13%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Shell Script
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (9.38%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby
5 2 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) C
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) OCP
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (15.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Veritas File System
4 2 (6.25%) Squid
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (3.13%) NFS
5 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) NetBackup
2 4 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 4 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Control-M
3 3 (9.38%) Tivoli
4 2 (6.25%) Puppet
4 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (3.13%) OpenView
5 1 (3.13%) Nagios
5 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
5 1 (3.13%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) NetApp
1 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
2 9 (28.13%) Sun
3 7 (21.88%) HP
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle
4 4 (12.50%) EMC
5 3 (9.38%) IBM
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.25%) Sybase
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) Hitachi
6 2 (6.25%) VMware
7 1 (3.13%) Brocade
7 1 (3.13%) Splunk
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
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