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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 371 496 495
Rank change year-on-year
+125 -1
Contract jobs citing Veritas 271 102 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.21% 0.44% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 48 62
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £504 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 1
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Veritas
UK

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
22469 22994 22489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.85% 45.36% 45.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14020 13322 12957
Average daily rate £413 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 1014 1010
Average hourly rate £18.28 £18.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +70 117 £425 +6.25% 6
South East +28 91 £425 -8.70% 5
South West +31 23 £363 - 1
North West +8 16 £375 +25.00%
Yorkshire +9 13 £385 +2.66% 3
West Midlands -5 5 £348 -13.12% 1
North East - 4 £500 -
East Midlands +6 3 £370 +6.48%
Veritas
UK

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 291 (67.99%) Solaris
2 290 (67.76%) Unix
3 260 (60.75%) Linux
4 203 (47.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 190 (44.39%) Red Hat
6 186 (43.46%) SAN
7 151 (35.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 141 (32.94%) Oracle
9 140 (32.71%) Finance
10 125 (29.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 124 (28.97%) EMC
12 123 (28.74%) VMware
13 113 (26.40%) Windows
13 113 (26.40%) AIX
14 108 (25.23%) Perl
14 108 (25.23%) Clustering
15 105 (24.53%) NetBackup
16 98 (22.90%) HP
17 91 (21.26%) Shell Script
18 82 (19.16%) Banking
19 79 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
20 76 (17.76%) IBM
21 70 (16.36%) NAS
22 69 (16.12%) Sun
23 63 (14.72%) Disaster Recovery
24 59 (13.79%) High Availability
25 58 (13.55%) Windows Server
26 57 (13.32%) NetApp
27 55 (12.85%) Migration
28 54 (12.62%) Puppet

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (3.04%) Apache
2 10 (2.34%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.87%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.87%) TPMS
4 7 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.40%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.70%) Live Communications Server
8 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.47%) iPlanet
9 2 (0.47%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.47%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.47%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.23%) IIS
10 1 (0.23%) JBoss
10 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.23%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 4 (0.93%) MS Office
2 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.64%) Office 365
2 4 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.70%) SaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 186 (43.46%) SAN
2 70 (16.36%) NAS
3 47 (10.98%) DNS
3 47 (10.98%) Fibre Channel
4 37 (8.64%) LDAP
5 35 (8.18%) TCP/IP
6 26 (6.07%) Firewall
7 16 (3.74%) DHCP
8 11 (2.57%) VPN
9 10 (2.34%) iSCSI
10 9 (2.10%) FCoE
11 8 (1.87%) WAN
12 7 (1.64%) LAN
13 6 (1.40%) Internet
14 5 (1.17%) IPsec
15 4 (0.93%) BGP
15 4 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (0.93%) EIGRP
15 4 (0.93%) MPLS
15 4 (0.93%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.75%) MySQL
3 23 (5.37%) VLDB
4 20 (4.67%) Oracle Database
5 17 (3.97%) OLTP
6 15 (3.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.10%) Sybase ASE
9 8 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (1.87%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (1.87%) RDBMS
9 8 (1.87%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.17%) Sybase IQ
11 4 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.70%) Informix
12 3 (0.70%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.70%) MS Access
13 2 (0.47%) NoSQL
13 2 (0.47%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 12 (2.80%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.40%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.70%) Hudson
3 3 (0.70%) JIRA
3 3 (0.70%) Maven
3 3 (0.70%) Subversion
4 2 (0.47%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 140 (32.71%) Finance
2 82 (19.16%) Banking
3 20 (4.67%) Investment Banking
4 18 (4.21%) Financial Institution
5 10 (2.34%) Games
6 7 (1.64%) Law
7 5 (1.17%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Front Office
9 1 (0.23%) Marketing
9 1 (0.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 165 (38.55%) Administrator
2 107 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
3 89 (20.79%) Systems Administrator
4 66 (15.42%) Consultant
4 66 (15.42%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 47 (10.98%) Linux Administrator
6 40 (9.35%) Solaris Consultant
7 37 (8.64%) Solaris Administrator
8 29 (6.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 26 (6.07%) Unix Consultant
9 26 (6.07%) Unix Engineer
10 24 (5.61%) Linux Consultant
10 24 (5.61%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 22 (5.14%) Linux Engineer
12 19 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 17 (3.97%) DBA
14 16 (3.74%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 15 (3.50%) Architect
16 14 (3.27%) Senior Unix Administrator
16 14 (3.27%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.04%) Software Packaging
2 7 (1.64%) Web Services
3 6 (1.40%) LAMP
4 5 (1.17%) Middleware
5 3 (0.70%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (0.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (0.70%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (0.70%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.47%) J2EE
6 2 (0.47%) JSP
7 1 (0.23%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 108 (25.23%) Clustering
2 40 (9.35%) Data Centre
3 32 (7.48%) EMC VMAX
4 29 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (6.78%) Computer Science
5 28 (6.54%) HACMP
5 28 (6.54%) Management Information System
6 20 (4.67%) Replication
7 17 (3.97%) Hedge funds
8 13 (3.04%) Enterprise Storage
9 12 (2.80%) IBM XIV
10 8 (1.87%) CMDB
10 8 (1.87%) Device Driver
10 8 (1.87%) EMC VNX
10 8 (1.87%) User Experience
11 6 (1.40%) Freedom of Information
11 6 (1.40%) Freedom of Information Act
12 5 (1.17%) NHS
13 4 (0.93%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 291 (67.99%) Solaris
2 290 (67.76%) Unix
3 260 (60.75%) Linux
4 203 (47.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 113 (26.40%) AIX
5 113 (26.40%) Windows
6 58 (13.55%) Windows Server
7 53 (12.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 26 (6.07%) SUSE
9 13 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.64%) HPUX
12 6 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.93%) NetWare
14 3 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.70%) VMS
14 3 (0.70%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.47%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.23%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (14.72%) Disaster Recovery
2 59 (13.79%) High Availability
3 55 (12.85%) Migration
4 35 (8.18%) ITIL
4 35 (8.18%) Performance Tuning
5 31 (7.24%) DevOps
6 30 (7.01%) Project Management
7 29 (6.78%) Performance Monitoring
8 28 (6.54%) Problem Management
9 26 (6.07%) Configuration Management
10 20 (4.67%) Change Management
11 19 (4.44%) Service Management
12 18 (4.21%) Performance Analysis
13 15 (3.50%) Time Management
14 13 (3.04%) Data Migration
14 13 (3.04%) Data Protection
14 13 (3.04%) Patch Management
14 13 (3.04%) Risk Management
15 12 (2.80%) Service Delivery
15 12 (2.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 108 (25.23%) Perl
2 91 (21.26%) Shell Script
3 45 (10.51%) Python
4 43 (10.05%) SQL
5 41 (9.58%) Korn
6 34 (7.94%) C
7 27 (6.31%) Bash Shell
8 10 (2.34%) Java
9 9 (2.10%) Bourne shell
10 8 (1.87%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.64%) PHP
12 6 (1.40%) C-shell
13 5 (1.17%) AWK
13 5 (1.17%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.93%) C++
14 4 (0.93%) sed
14 4 (0.93%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.70%) JavaScript
15 3 (0.70%) Ruby
16 2 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (11.68%) Security Cleared
2 39 (9.11%) SC Cleared
3 21 (4.91%) Degree
4 8 (1.87%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.70%) CCIE
6 3 (0.70%) CCNP
6 3 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.70%) RHCE
7 2 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.47%) CCDE
7 2 (0.47%) CCSP
7 2 (0.47%) CISSP
7 2 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.47%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.47%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.47%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.24%) SLA
2 6 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.47%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 151 (35.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 125 (29.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 79 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (11.21%) Active Directory
5 44 (10.28%) NFS
6 38 (8.88%) Veritas File System
7 24 (5.61%) GlusterFS
8 22 (5.14%) Hyper-V
9 19 (4.44%) VMware ESX
10 11 (2.57%) Firmware
11 10 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (1.87%) Oracle Clusterware
13 7 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (1.64%) vSphere
14 5 (1.17%) GPFS
15 3 (0.70%) KVM
15 3 (0.70%) Samba
15 3 (0.70%) vCloud
16 2 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
16 2 (0.47%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 105 (24.53%) NetBackup
2 54 (12.62%) Puppet
3 44 (10.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 31 (7.24%) Oracle ZFS
5 30 (7.01%) Oracle RMAN
6 29 (6.78%) Red Hat Satellite
6 29 (6.78%) SCOM
7 19 (4.44%) Tivoli
8 16 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (3.04%) Backup Exec
10 12 (2.80%) Control-M
10 12 (2.80%) SCCM
11 11 (2.57%) Legato
12 10 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
12 10 (2.34%) yum
13 9 (2.10%) BMC PATROL
13 9 (2.10%) Nagios
14 8 (1.87%) Netcool
14 8 (1.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 8 (1.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 190 (44.39%) Red Hat
2 141 (32.94%) Oracle
3 124 (28.97%) EMC
4 123 (28.74%) VMware
5 98 (22.90%) HP
6 76 (17.76%) IBM
7 69 (16.12%) Sun
8 57 (13.32%) NetApp
9 42 (9.81%) Symantec
10 33 (7.71%) Brocade
11 26 (6.07%) StorageTek
12 25 (5.84%) Cisco
12 25 (5.84%) Microsoft
13 19 (4.44%) Citrix
13 19 (4.44%) Sybase
14 14 (3.27%) Dell
15 13 (3.04%) 3PAR
15 13 (3.04%) Opsware
16 11 (2.57%) SAP
17 9 (2.10%) BMC
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £298 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
aap3
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago