The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 460 479 376
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -103
Contract jobs citing Veritas 135 91 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.18% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.41% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 32 116
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £292 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £518 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +84.21%
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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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22641 22172 21543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.94% 44.92% 46.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13646 12517 11993
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 990 998 1118
Average hourly rate £18.71 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Veritas Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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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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 -4 63 £381 -11.59% 10
South East +15 40 £400 -12.32% 2
North West - 12 £362 -
Yorkshire - 8 £413 - 4
West Midlands - 4 £305 -
North East -29 3 £280 -15.57%
South West -7 2 - -
East Midlands -1 1 £325 +13.04%
East of England -2 1 £324 -45.98%
Midlands - 1 - -
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 138 (57.26%) Linux
2 135 (56.02%) UNIX
3 117 (48.55%) Solaris
4 104 (43.15%) SAN
5 98 (40.66%) VMware
6 92 (38.17%) Red Hat
7 90 (37.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 88 (36.51%) HP
9 85 (35.27%) Windows
10 82 (34.02%) AIX
11 78 (32.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 73 (30.29%) Perl
13 70 (29.05%) IBM
14 69 (28.63%) VMware Infrastructure
15 68 (28.22%) Finance
16 64 (26.56%) Clustering
17 63 (26.14%) Oracle
18 60 (24.90%) NAS
19 57 (23.65%) Microsoft
20 56 (23.24%) NetBackup
21 50 (20.75%) Sun
22 49 (20.33%) SQL
23 47 (19.50%) Banking
24 45 (18.67%) Firewall
24 45 (18.67%) ITIL
24 45 (18.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
25 42 (17.43%) Data Centre
25 42 (17.43%) EMC
26 39 (16.18%) DNS
26 39 (16.18%) Symantec

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 19 (7.88%) IIS
1 19 (7.88%) MS Exchange
2 16 (6.64%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.81%) Apache
4 13 (5.39%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.39%) Lync
5 11 (4.56%) WebLogic
6 9 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (3.73%) OpenStack
7 8 (3.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.90%) Node.js
8 7 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.49%) WebSphere
10 5 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.24%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (1.24%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (1.24%) iPlanet
11 3 (1.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (1.24%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.98%) MS Office
3 8 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.07%) MS Project
5 4 (1.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.66%) Radian6
3 3 (1.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.41%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.41%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (43.15%) SAN
2 60 (24.90%) NAS
3 45 (18.67%) Firewall
4 39 (16.18%) DNS
5 24 (9.96%) TCP/IP
6 20 (8.30%) LDAP
7 14 (5.81%) Fibre Channel
8 13 (5.39%) iSCSI
8 13 (5.39%) WAN
8 13 (5.39%) DHCP
9 12 (4.98%) FCoE
10 10 (4.15%) LAN
11 9 (3.73%) Broadband
11 9 (3.73%) FTP
12 8 (3.32%) VLAN
13 7 (2.90%) Internet
13 7 (2.90%) HTTP
13 7 (2.90%) VPN
13 7 (2.90%) VoIP
14 6 (2.49%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.88%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.05%) MySQL
3 13 (5.39%) RDBMS
3 13 (5.39%) Oracle Database
3 13 (5.39%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (3.32%) Informix
5 6 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.66%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.41%) DB2
9 1 (0.41%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (2.90%) JIRA
1 7 (2.90%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.49%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (1.66%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.24%) Toad
6 2 (0.83%) WinRunner
6 2 (0.83%) TestDirector
6 2 (0.83%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.41%) ERwin
7 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
General
1 68 (28.22%) Finance
2 47 (19.50%) Banking
3 9 (3.73%) Investment Banking
3 9 (3.73%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.66%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.66%) Marketing
4 4 (1.66%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.83%) Law
5 2 (0.83%) Publishing
5 2 (0.83%) International Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (26.56%) Administrator
2 47 (19.50%) Systems Administrator
3 31 (12.86%) UNIX Administrator
4 23 (9.54%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 23 (9.54%) Linux Administrator
4 23 (9.54%) Consultant
5 22 (9.13%) UNIX Engineer
6 18 (7.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 17 (7.05%) Architect
8 14 (5.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (5.39%) Analyst
9 13 (5.39%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 13 (5.39%) Solaris Administrator
10 10 (4.15%) Wintel Engineer
10 10 (4.15%) DBA
10 10 (4.15%) Support Engineer
11 9 (3.73%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 9 (3.73%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (3.32%) Linux Engineer
13 7 (2.90%) Senior UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.79%) Middleware
2 5 (2.07%) .NET
3 4 (1.66%) J2EE
4 1 (0.41%) JDBC
4 1 (0.41%) Web Services
4 1 (0.41%) XML
4 1 (0.41%) XSL
4 1 (0.41%) JMS
4 1 (0.41%) WSDL
4 1 (0.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (26.56%) Clustering
2 42 (17.43%) Data Centre
3 30 (12.45%) Replication
4 25 (10.37%) Enterprise Storage
5 24 (9.96%) HACMP
6 20 (8.30%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (6.22%) Management Information System
8 11 (4.56%) Blackberry
9 9 (3.73%) Computer Science
10 8 (3.32%) Client/Server
11 7 (2.90%) IBM XIV
12 5 (2.07%) CMDB
12 5 (2.07%) PKI
13 4 (1.66%) Device Driver
13 4 (1.66%) Social Media
13 4 (1.66%) Hedge funds
14 3 (1.24%) LPAR
14 3 (1.24%) HP Superdome
14 3 (1.24%) N-Tier
15 2 (0.83%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 138 (57.26%) Linux
2 135 (56.02%) UNIX
3 117 (48.55%) Solaris
4 85 (35.27%) Windows
5 82 (34.02%) AIX
6 78 (32.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (9.54%) HPUX
8 20 (8.30%) SUSE
9 19 (7.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (7.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (6.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (4.15%) Data ONTAP
13 7 (2.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 6 (2.49%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (2.49%) VMS
15 5 (2.07%) NetWare
16 4 (1.66%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
18 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.67%) ITIL
2 34 (14.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 34 (14.11%) Migration
3 22 (9.13%) Change Management
4 17 (7.05%) ITSM
4 17 (7.05%) Project Management
4 17 (7.05%) Problem Management
5 16 (6.64%) Service Management
6 15 (6.22%) Configuration Management
6 15 (6.22%) Load Balancing
6 15 (6.22%) Software Testing
6 15 (6.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (5.39%) OO
8 12 (4.98%) Incident Management
8 12 (4.98%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (4.56%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (4.15%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.15%) Software Engineering
10 10 (4.15%) Performance Analysis
11 9 (3.73%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 73 (30.29%) Perl
2 49 (20.33%) SQL
3 34 (14.11%) Shell Script
4 24 (9.96%) PowerShell
4 24 (9.96%) Bash Shell
5 21 (8.71%) Korn
6 15 (6.22%) Python
7 14 (5.81%) C
8 10 (4.15%) Java
9 8 (3.32%) PHP
9 8 (3.32%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.90%) C++
10 7 (2.90%) Ruby
10 7 (2.90%) C-shell
11 6 (2.49%) VBScript
11 6 (2.49%) C#
12 3 (1.24%) AWK
12 3 (1.24%) sed
13 1 (0.41%) XPath
13 1 (0.41%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 25 (10.37%) Degree
1 25 (10.37%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.81%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.90%) CCNA
3 7 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.90%) Sun Certification
4 6 (2.49%) SCSA
4 6 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.49%) CCNP
5 5 (2.07%) MCSE
6 4 (1.66%) HND
6 4 (1.66%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (1.66%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.83%) RHCE
7 2 (0.83%) MCTS
7 2 (0.83%) MCITP
7 2 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.83%) MCSA
8 1 (0.41%) OCP
8 1 (0.41%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 90 (37.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 69 (28.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (18.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 33 (13.69%) Active Directory
5 27 (11.20%) NFS
6 22 (9.13%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (8.30%) vSphere
8 17 (7.05%) Hyper-V
8 17 (7.05%) VMware ESX
9 11 (4.56%) Veritas File System
10 10 (4.15%) XenDesktop
11 7 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (2.49%) XenApp
13 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (2.07%) Samba
13 5 (2.07%) GPFS
14 4 (1.66%) vCloud
14 4 (1.66%) KVM
14 4 (1.66%) Firmware
15 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 56 (23.24%) NetBackup
2 29 (12.03%) Puppet
3 21 (8.71%) SCOM
4 18 (7.47%) Tivoli
4 18 (7.47%) Control-M
4 18 (7.47%) Oracle ZFS
5 17 (7.05%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (6.64%) SCCM
6 16 (6.64%) OpenView
7 15 (6.22%) Backup Exec
8 10 (4.15%) Nagios
8 10 (4.15%) Norton AntiVirus
8 10 (4.15%) SCVMM
9 8 (3.32%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (3.32%) Netcool
10 7 (2.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (2.90%) Salt
10 7 (2.90%) Opsview
10 7 (2.90%) Cacti
10 7 (2.90%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 98 (40.66%) VMware
2 92 (38.17%) Red Hat
3 88 (36.51%) HP
4 70 (29.05%) IBM
5 63 (26.14%) Oracle
6 57 (23.65%) Microsoft
7 50 (20.75%) Sun
8 42 (17.43%) EMC
9 39 (16.18%) Symantec
10 26 (10.79%) Citrix
11 25 (10.37%) Cisco
12 20 (8.30%) NetApp
13 12 (4.98%) Remedy
13 12 (4.98%) Dell
13 12 (4.98%) Veeam
14 10 (4.15%) McAfee
15 9 (3.73%) Sophos
16 8 (3.32%) Brocade
17 7 (2.90%) SolarWinds
17 7 (2.90%) 3PAR
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