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 24 February 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 Technologies.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Veritas
London / City of London
Rank 147 123 181
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +58
Contract jobs citing Veritas 10 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.94% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 2.36% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 9
Median daily rate £415 £423 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £469 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.16% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £50.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+18.81% +39.31%

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
1217 1270 2219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.07% 39.72% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 914 949 1627
Median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 43
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -9.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £9.40 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £26.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Banking
4 10 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 10 (50.00%) Unix
4 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
6 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (35.00%) SUSE
8 6 (30.00%) Solaris
8 6 (30.00%) Clustering
8 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
8 6 (30.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (25.00%) Puppet
9 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (25.00%) Perl
9 5 (25.00%) HP
9 5 (25.00%) SAN
10 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 4 (20.00%) Migration
10 4 (20.00%) Control-M
10 4 (20.00%) Server Building
10 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 4 (20.00%) JIRA
11 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
11 3 (15.00%) Remedy
11 3 (15.00%) VMware
11 3 (15.00%) ITIL

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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) FTP
2 2 (10.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) ObjectStore
3 1 (5.00%) Informix
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Unix Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (10.00%) NetBackup Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) NetBackup Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Backup Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Veritas Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Equities
2 2 (10.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Unix
3 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (35.00%) SUSE
5 6 (30.00%) Solaris
6 2 (10.00%) Windows
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.00%) AIX
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (5.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Server Building
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Data Deduplication
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) Line Management
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) High-Frequency Trading
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (5.00%) RHCE
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (10.00%) XenServer
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
3 5 (25.00%) Puppet
4 4 (20.00%) Control-M
5 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (10.00%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (10.00%) Nagios
6 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (10.00%) OpenView
6 2 (10.00%) SCCM
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
7 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) Remedy
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 2 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (5.00%) Sybase