The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 459 364 348
Rank change year-on-year
-95 -16
Contract jobs citing Veritas 94 189 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.87% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 118 153
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £524 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -11.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £15.90
% change year-on-year
+84.21% +19.49%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22497 21835 24501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.58% 46.85% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12759 12225 12831
Average daily rate £388 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1001 1104 1284
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Veritas across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in England

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Veritas across the England region.

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in England

Veritas
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas across the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Veritas Daily Rate Histogram in England

Veritas
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Veritas across the England region.

Veritas Hourly Rate Trend in England

Veritas
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -62 67 £431 +7.81% 12
South East -15 15 £456 +4.28% 4
North East - 7 £332 -
East of England -25 3 £600 +200.00% 1
East Midlands - 2 £288 -
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 134 (69.43%) UNIX
2 111 (57.51%) Solaris
3 97 (50.26%) Linux
4 85 (44.04%) NetBackup
5 79 (40.93%) Windows
6 74 (38.34%) SAN
7 72 (37.31%) Finance
8 65 (33.68%) Red Hat
9 60 (31.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 58 (30.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 57 (29.53%) VMware
12 55 (28.50%) Oracle
13 50 (25.91%) Microsoft
14 48 (24.87%) Clustering
15 47 (24.35%) HP
16 45 (23.32%) Active Directory
17 43 (22.28%) Perl
18 40 (20.73%) Control-M
19 39 (20.21%) SQL
20 38 (19.69%) VMware Infrastructure
21 37 (19.17%) ITIL
21 37 (19.17%) Shell Script
22 36 (18.65%) Security Cleared
23 35 (18.13%) Oracle Database
24 33 (17.10%) NetApp
25 30 (15.54%) EMC
26 29 (15.03%) Financial Institution
26 29 (15.03%) Hedge funds
26 29 (15.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
27 28 (14.51%) DNS

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 18 (9.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.74%) WebLogic
3 12 (6.22%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.15%) Apache
5 6 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (3.11%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.59%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (2.59%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (2.07%) Oracle Spatial
7 4 (2.07%) IIS
8 3 (1.55%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.52%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.52%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.52%) SAS
10 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (3.63%) MS Office
2 6 (3.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.52%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.55%) SaaS
2 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (38.34%) SAN
2 28 (14.51%) DNS
3 26 (13.47%) LDAP
4 20 (10.36%) NAS
5 18 (9.33%) Firewall
6 16 (8.29%) TCP/IP
7 13 (6.74%) DHCP
8 9 (4.66%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.55%) Internet
9 3 (1.55%) LAN
9 3 (1.55%) WAN
9 3 (1.55%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.55%) Network Security
10 2 (1.04%) FTP
10 2 (1.04%) Kerberos
10 2 (1.04%) VPN
10 2 (1.04%) SSL
10 2 (1.04%) SSH
10 2 (1.04%) Wireless
11 1 (0.52%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (18.13%) Oracle Database
2 24 (12.44%) SQL Server
3 22 (11.40%) Oracle Database 10g
3 22 (11.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (5.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (5.18%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.18%) RDBMS
5 10 (5.18%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (3.63%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (3.63%) Sybase ASE
6 7 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.59%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.07%) Sybase IQ
9 3 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.55%) MySQL
9 3 (1.55%) DB2
10 2 (1.04%) TKPROF
10 2 (1.04%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (3.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (3.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.11%) WinRunner
2 6 (3.11%) TestDirector
2 6 (3.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (3.11%) Toad
3 5 (2.59%) Subversion
4 2 (1.04%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (1.04%) MSI
5 1 (0.52%) JMeter
5 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.52%) JUnit
5 1 (0.52%) JIRA
5 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 72 (37.31%) Finance
2 29 (15.03%) Financial Institution
3 27 (13.99%) Banking
4 13 (6.74%) Investment Banking
5 10 (5.18%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.15%) Retail
6 8 (4.15%) Games
7 5 (2.59%) Advertising
8 4 (2.07%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.55%) Legal
10 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (23.32%) Administrator
2 37 (19.17%) Analyst
3 32 (16.58%) UNIX Administrator
4 29 (15.03%) Operations Analyst
5 24 (12.44%) DBA
6 23 (11.92%) Support Engineer
7 21 (10.88%) UNIX Engineer
8 19 (9.84%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 18 (9.33%) Systems Administrator
10 12 (6.22%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (6.22%) Consultant
10 12 (6.22%) Oracle DBA
11 11 (5.70%) Architect
11 11 (5.70%) UNIX Support
12 10 (5.18%) Linux Administrator
12 10 (5.18%) UNIX Support Engineer
13 9 (4.66%) Storage Engineer
14 8 (4.15%) Senior Systems Administrator
15 7 (3.63%) Systems Engineer
15 7 (3.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.81%) Middleware
2 4 (2.07%) CSS
3 3 (1.55%) HTML
4 2 (1.04%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.04%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (1.04%) Web Services
4 2 (1.04%) XML
4 2 (1.04%) .NET
5 1 (0.52%) LAMP
5 1 (0.52%) Xerces
5 1 (0.52%) Xalan
5 1 (0.52%) Flash
5 1 (0.52%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.52%) CORBA
5 1 (0.52%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.52%) COM
5 1 (0.52%) SOAP
5 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (24.87%) Clustering
2 29 (15.03%) Hedge funds
3 22 (11.40%) Replication
4 8 (4.15%) SecurID
4 8 (4.15%) VAX
4 8 (4.15%) AS400
5 7 (3.63%) Blackberry
5 7 (3.63%) HACMP
5 7 (3.63%) Online Games
6 5 (2.59%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.04%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.52%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.52%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.52%) CMDB
8 1 (0.52%) Celerra
8 1 (0.52%) PKI
8 1 (0.52%) Open Source
8 1 (0.52%) LPAR
8 1 (0.52%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 134 (69.43%) UNIX
2 111 (57.51%) Solaris
3 97 (50.26%) Linux
4 79 (40.93%) Windows
5 58 (30.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (13.99%) AIX
7 18 (9.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (5.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (4.66%) HPUX
10 8 (4.15%) VMS
11 7 (3.63%) Windows 2000
12 6 (3.11%) CentOS
12 6 (3.11%) Windows XP
13 5 (2.59%) NetWare
13 5 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (1.55%) SUSE
14 3 (1.55%) OpenVMS
14 3 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (1.04%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.52%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (19.17%) ITIL
2 24 (12.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (11.40%) Migration
4 16 (8.29%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (6.22%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (6.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (6.22%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (5.18%) Load Balancing
6 10 (5.18%) Capacity Management
6 10 (5.18%) Change Management
7 9 (4.66%) Problem Management
8 8 (4.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (4.15%) Release Management
8 8 (4.15%) Kernel Tuning
9 6 (3.11%) Performance Management
9 6 (3.11%) Kanban
9 6 (3.11%) Test Automation
9 6 (3.11%) High Availability
9 6 (3.11%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (3.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.28%) Perl
2 39 (20.21%) SQL
3 37 (19.17%) Shell Script
4 21 (10.88%) Bash Shell
5 11 (5.70%) Korn
6 10 (5.18%) Bourne shell
6 10 (5.18%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.18%) Java
7 8 (4.15%) Python
8 7 (3.63%) C
8 7 (3.63%) C++
8 7 (3.63%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.59%) VB
10 3 (1.55%) C-shell
11 2 (1.04%) Ruby
11 2 (1.04%) C#
11 2 (1.04%) PHP
11 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.52%) AWK
12 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (18.65%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.36%) SC Cleared
3 17 (8.81%) DV Cleared
4 9 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.11%) ISEB
6 5 (2.59%) MCDBA
6 5 (2.59%) MCT
6 5 (2.59%) Degree
7 4 (2.07%) MCSE
8 3 (1.55%) RHCE
9 2 (1.04%) NCDA
9 2 (1.04%) MCITP
9 2 (1.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.52%) RHCA
10 1 (0.52%) CCNA
10 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.95%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (31.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 45 (23.32%) Active Directory
3 38 (19.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (15.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 27 (13.99%) Oracle RAC
6 16 (8.29%) Oracle RMAN
7 15 (7.77%) NFS
8 13 (6.74%) Hyper-V
8 13 (6.74%) Veritas File System
9 9 (4.66%) VMware ESX
9 9 (4.66%) Xen
10 5 (2.59%) GPFS
10 5 (2.59%) XenApp
10 5 (2.59%) vSphere
11 4 (2.07%) SRDF
12 2 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (1.04%) DFS Replication
12 2 (1.04%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.04%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.52%) Samba
Systems Management
1 85 (44.04%) NetBackup
2 40 (20.73%) Control-M
3 28 (14.51%) Tivoli
4 23 (11.92%) Backup Exec
5 22 (11.40%) BMC PATROL
6 21 (10.88%) Puppet
7 20 (10.36%) Nagios
8 19 (9.84%) Data Guard
9 18 (9.33%) SCOM
10 14 (7.25%) Netcool
11 11 (5.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 11 (5.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 10 (5.18%) OpenView
13 9 (4.66%) YUM
14 8 (4.15%) HP SIM
14 8 (4.15%) Legato
14 8 (4.15%) Tivoli NetView
15 7 (3.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 7 (3.63%) Cobbler
15 7 (3.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (33.68%) Red Hat
2 57 (29.53%) VMware
3 55 (28.50%) Oracle
4 50 (25.91%) Microsoft
5 47 (24.35%) HP
6 33 (17.10%) NetApp
7 30 (15.54%) EMC
8 27 (13.99%) Citrix
9 25 (12.95%) BMC
9 25 (12.95%) IBM
10 22 (11.40%) Sun
11 18 (9.33%) Symantec
12 16 (8.29%) Cisco
13 15 (7.77%) Remedy
14 13 (6.74%) Intel
15 12 (6.22%) SolarWinds
15 12 (6.22%) Hitachi
15 12 (6.22%) Altiris
16 11 (5.70%) Brocade
17 10 (5.18%) Sybase
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