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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Veritas
London / City of London
Rank 141 121 178
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +57
Contract jobs citing Veritas 14 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.85% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 2.13% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 12
Median daily rate £431 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 £50.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +37.93%

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
1262 1223 2216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.06% 40.06% 43.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 945 899 1626
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 52
Median hourly rate £40.50 £22.06 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.61% +20.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.60 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Finance
3 12 (54.55%) Red Hat
3 12 (54.55%) Unix
4 10 (45.45%) SUSE
4 10 (45.45%) Banking
5 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
5 9 (40.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 9 (40.91%) NetBackup
6 8 (36.36%) Solaris
7 7 (31.82%) HP
7 7 (31.82%) Clustering
8 6 (27.27%) Puppet
8 6 (27.27%) Perl
8 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
9 5 (22.73%) ITIL
9 5 (22.73%) SAN
10 4 (18.18%) Oracle
10 4 (18.18%) Control-M
10 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
10 4 (18.18%) VMware
10 4 (18.18%) JIRA
10 4 (18.18%) Server Building
10 4 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
11 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning

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 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) DHCP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) FTP
3 2 (9.09%) SMTP
4 1 (4.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) ObjectStore
3 1 (4.55%) Informix
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Administrator
2 9 (40.91%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (31.82%) Unix Administrator
3 7 (31.82%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.09%) NetBackup Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Backup Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Unix Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Equities
2 2 (9.09%) Fintech
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) CMDB
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Unix
3 10 (45.45%) SUSE
4 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (36.36%) Solaris
6 3 (13.64%) Windows
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.09%) AIX
7 2 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
8 1 (4.55%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Server Building
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
5 2 (9.09%) Build Automation
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Deduplication
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.09%) High Availability
5 2 (9.09%) High-Frequency Trading
5 2 (9.09%) ITSM
5 2 (9.09%) Line Management
5 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
2 6 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (4.55%) RHCE
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 2 (9.09%) XenServer
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) NetBackup
2 6 (27.27%) Puppet
3 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
3 4 (18.18%) Control-M
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (9.09%) Nagios
5 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (9.09%) OpenView
5 2 (9.09%) SCCM
5 2 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (4.55%) SnapVault
6 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
6 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Red Hat
2 7 (31.82%) HP
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) IBM
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) Remedy
4 3 (13.64%) Symantec
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) EMC
5 2 (9.09%) SAP
6 1 (4.55%) Hitachi
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Sybase