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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 185 186 187
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Veritas 19 39 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.54% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 1.19% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £359 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £381
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -9.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £15.57
% change year-on-year
+84.21% +22.04%
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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
2702 3266 3060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.12% 45.55% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1968 2285 2122
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £265
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 65 90 83
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.38% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.56 £28.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -5.10%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 34 (77.27%) UNIX
2 33 (75.00%) Solaris
3 23 (52.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 21 (47.73%) Linux
4 21 (47.73%) NetBackup
5 17 (38.64%) Finance
5 17 (38.64%) Red Hat
6 13 (29.55%) NetApp
6 13 (29.55%) Oracle
6 13 (29.55%) Banking
7 11 (25.00%) Shell Script
8 10 (22.73%) Windows
8 10 (22.73%) SAN
8 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (20.45%) LDAP
9 9 (20.45%) SQL
10 8 (18.18%) Sun
10 8 (18.18%) HP
10 8 (18.18%) Migration
10 8 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 7 (15.91%) Veritas File System
11 7 (15.91%) Investment Banking
11 7 (15.91%) Citrix
11 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (13.64%) DNS
13 5 (11.36%) Backup Exec
13 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
14 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
14 4 (9.09%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2 (4.55%) Apache
1 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.27%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.27%) JBoss
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) SAN
2 9 (20.45%) LDAP
3 6 (13.64%) DNS
4 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.82%) NAS
6 2 (4.55%) Firewall
7 1 (2.27%) VLAN
7 1 (2.27%) VPN
7 1 (2.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) TKPROF
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Banking
3 7 (15.91%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Administrator
2 17 (38.64%) UNIX Administrator
3 7 (15.91%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 6 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (13.64%) DBA
5 4 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (6.82%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.55%) Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Platform Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.27%) YAML
2 1 (2.27%) Flash
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Clustering
2 2 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (77.27%) UNIX
2 33 (75.00%) Solaris
3 21 (47.73%) Linux
4 10 (22.73%) Windows
4 10 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 2000
6 4 (9.09%) SUSE
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Migration
2 3 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (6.82%) Release Management
3 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (4.55%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (2.27%) DevOps
4 1 (2.27%) People Management
4 1 (2.27%) Database Security
4 1 (2.27%) High Availability
4 1 (2.27%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Management
4 1 (2.27%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.27%) Validation
4 1 (2.27%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 9 (20.45%) SQL
3 3 (6.82%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) Perl
4 2 (4.55%) Bourne shell
4 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) Ruby
5 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.27%) C
5 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) MCITP
2 1 (2.27%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) OCP
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (52.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 7 (15.91%) Veritas File System
4 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.55%) NFS
5 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.27%) SRDF
6 1 (2.27%) Squid
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (47.73%) NetBackup
2 5 (11.36%) Backup Exec
3 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Control-M
4 3 (6.82%) Puppet
5 2 (4.55%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.55%) Nagios
5 2 (4.55%) YUM
5 2 (4.55%) Data Guard
5 2 (4.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.27%) SCCM
6 1 (2.27%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (2.27%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Red Hat
2 13 (29.55%) NetApp
2 13 (29.55%) Oracle
3 8 (18.18%) Sun
3 8 (18.18%) HP
4 7 (15.91%) Citrix
5 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.09%) VMware
7 3 (6.82%) Symantec
7 3 (6.82%) Sybase
7 3 (6.82%) EMC
7 3 (6.82%) IBM
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco
8 2 (4.55%) CA
8 2 (4.55%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.27%) Brocade
9 1 (2.27%) Bloomberg
9 1 (2.27%) Intel
9 1 (2.27%) BMC
9 1 (2.27%) Fidessa