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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 175 179 191
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing Veritas 16 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.44% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.98% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 11
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £359 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £377 £406
% change year-on-year
-0.39% -7.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +97.36%
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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
2314 2656 2948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.84% 44.61% 45.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1716 1870 2091
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 43 103
Average hourly rate £17.98 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.38% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.65 £27.50 £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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 17 (62.96%) UNIX
1 17 (62.96%) Solaris
2 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 15 (55.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (25.93%) NetApp
6 6 (22.22%) Control-M
6 6 (22.22%) NetBackup
6 6 (22.22%) Tivoli
6 6 (22.22%) EMC
6 6 (22.22%) SAN
6 6 (22.22%) Perl
6 6 (22.22%) VMware
6 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
7 5 (18.52%) NAS
7 5 (18.52%) Hedge funds
7 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
7 5 (18.52%) Financial Institution
8 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
8 4 (14.81%) Windows
8 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
8 4 (14.81%) IBM
8 4 (14.81%) HP
8 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
8 4 (14.81%) Clustering
9 3 (11.11%) Banking
9 3 (11.11%) Korn
9 3 (11.11%) VLAN

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.11%) MS Project
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) SAN
2 5 (18.52%) NAS
3 3 (11.11%) VLAN
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) LDAP
4 2 (7.41%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) SSL
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Financial Institution
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Administrator
2 6 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Operations Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) UNIX Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) Computer Operator
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Data Storage Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Data Centre Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Storage Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX Support
6 1 (3.70%) Senior UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Hedge funds
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Clustering
3 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 3 (11.11%) HACMP
4 1 (3.70%) PKI
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) CMDB
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.70%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) UNIX
1 17 (62.96%) Solaris
2 15 (55.56%) Linux
3 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.81%) Windows
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) AIX
5 3 (11.11%) SUSE
6 1 (3.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 3 (11.11%) Change Control
2 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
3 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.70%) Time Management
3 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
3 1 (3.70%) Low Latency
3 1 (3.70%) Security Hardening
3 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
3 1 (3.70%) SDLC
3 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.70%) OO
3 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.70%) Project Management
3 1 (3.70%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Perl
2 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
3 3 (11.11%) Korn
3 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 3 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby
4 1 (3.70%) C-shell
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) Samba
3 2 (7.41%) NFS
4 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Control-M
1 6 (22.22%) NetBackup
1 6 (22.22%) Tivoli
2 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.41%) Puppet
3 2 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (3.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Nagios
4 1 (3.70%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 7 (25.93%) NetApp
3 6 (22.22%) EMC
3 6 (22.22%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) IBM
4 4 (14.81%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) Sun
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle
6 2 (7.41%) Remedy
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco
6 2 (7.41%) BMC
7 1 (3.70%) Splunk
7 1 (3.70%) NetIQ
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