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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 464 371 373
Rank change year-on-year
-93 +2
Contract jobs citing Veritas 105 210 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.43% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.93% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 145 158
Average daily rate
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£413 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £333 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +27.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £35.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £15.64
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +127.05%
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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
23802 22499 25066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.80% 46.52% 46.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13770 12903 13157
Average daily rate £398 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1079 1017 1248
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -90 60 £404 +0.87% 11
South East -21 29 £456 +19.67% 11
North East - 13 £332 - 1
East of England -22 7 £600 +215.78% 1
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 130 (63.41%) UNIX
2 109 (53.17%) Solaris
3 107 (52.20%) Linux
4 103 (50.24%) NetBackup
5 89 (43.41%) Windows
6 77 (37.56%) SAN
6 77 (37.56%) Finance
7 71 (34.63%) Red Hat
8 67 (32.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 64 (31.22%) HP
10 61 (29.76%) VMware
11 59 (28.78%) Microsoft
12 58 (28.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 53 (25.85%) Active Directory
14 50 (24.39%) Clustering
15 44 (21.46%) Citrix
16 42 (20.49%) Control-M
17 41 (20.00%) Perl
18 39 (19.02%) Oracle
18 39 (19.02%) EMC
18 39 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
19 38 (18.54%) SQL
20 37 (18.05%) DNS
20 37 (18.05%) Banking
20 37 (18.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
21 36 (17.56%) SQL Server
22 34 (16.59%) Disaster Recovery
23 33 (16.10%) Tivoli
23 33 (16.10%) Security Cleared
24 32 (15.61%) Shell Script

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 21 (10.24%) MS Exchange
2 15 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.83%) IIS
4 13 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.90%) Apache
5 8 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
8 5 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.95%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.98%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.98%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.49%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.49%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.49%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 10 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.49%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.98%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 77 (37.56%) SAN
2 37 (18.05%) DNS
3 31 (15.12%) LDAP
4 28 (13.66%) Firewall
5 24 (11.71%) NAS
6 22 (10.73%) TCP/IP
7 21 (10.24%) DHCP
8 11 (5.37%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (2.93%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.95%) FCoE
11 3 (1.46%) Connectrix
11 3 (1.46%) WAN
11 3 (1.46%) Wireless
11 3 (1.46%) Internet
11 3 (1.46%) SSL
12 2 (0.98%) IPsec
12 2 (0.98%) LAN
12 2 (0.98%) VPN
12 2 (0.98%) Kerberos
13 1 (0.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.56%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.76%) Oracle Database
3 13 (6.34%) SQL Server 2000
4 12 (5.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (3.90%) MySQL
7 7 (3.41%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.41%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.95%) Sybase ASE
8 4 (1.95%) Sybase IQ
8 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (1.95%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 4 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.98%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 6 (2.93%) Toad
1 6 (2.93%) Git (software)
1 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (2.44%) WinRunner
2 5 (2.44%) TestDirector
2 5 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (2.44%) Subversion
3 3 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 77 (37.56%) Finance
2 37 (18.05%) Banking
3 31 (15.12%) Financial Institution
4 17 (8.29%) Investment Banking
5 13 (6.34%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.39%) Games
7 8 (3.90%) Retail
8 5 (2.44%) Advertising
9 4 (1.95%) Legal
9 4 (1.95%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (22.44%) Administrator
2 37 (18.05%) Analyst
3 30 (14.63%) UNIX Administrator
3 30 (14.63%) Operations Analyst
4 21 (10.24%) Support Engineer
5 19 (9.27%) Systems Administrator
6 16 (7.80%) DBA
7 15 (7.32%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 15 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (5.85%) UNIX Engineer
9 11 (5.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (5.37%) Architect
10 10 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 10 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
11 9 (4.39%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (3.90%) UNIX Support
13 7 (3.41%) SQL DBA
14 6 (2.93%) Infrastructure Architect
14 6 (2.93%) SQL Server DBA
14 6 (2.93%) UNIX Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.32%) Middleware
2 5 (2.44%) YAML
3 4 (1.95%) HTML
4 3 (1.46%) .NET
4 3 (1.46%) CSS
4 3 (1.46%) Web Services
4 3 (1.46%) LAMP
5 2 (0.98%) Ajax
5 2 (0.98%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (0.98%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.98%) WCF
5 2 (0.98%) XML
5 2 (0.98%) ADO.NET
5 2 (0.98%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.98%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.49%) COM
6 1 (0.49%) Flash
6 1 (0.49%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (24.39%) Clustering
2 30 (14.63%) Hedge funds
3 17 (8.29%) Replication
4 11 (5.37%) Blackberry
5 9 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.90%) AS400
6 8 (3.90%) SecurID
6 8 (3.90%) VAX
7 7 (3.41%) Online Games
7 7 (3.41%) HACMP
8 6 (2.93%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.44%) Symmetrix DMX
10 3 (1.46%) Open Source
10 3 (1.46%) CLARiiON
10 3 (1.46%) EMC Centera
10 3 (1.46%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.46%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.46%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.49%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 130 (63.41%) UNIX
2 109 (53.17%) Solaris
3 107 (52.20%) Linux
4 89 (43.41%) Windows
5 58 (28.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (15.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (14.63%) AIX
8 27 (13.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (5.37%) Windows 2000
11 8 (3.90%) HPUX
11 8 (3.90%) VMS
12 7 (3.41%) SUSE
13 6 (2.93%) CentOS
13 6 (2.93%) Windows 7
14 5 (2.44%) NetWare
14 5 (2.44%) Windows XP
15 3 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (1.46%) OpenVMS
16 1 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (16.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 28 (13.66%) ITIL
3 23 (11.22%) Migration
4 12 (5.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (5.85%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (4.88%) Problem Management
5 10 (4.88%) Change Management
6 9 (4.39%) Load Balancing
7 7 (3.41%) Time Management
7 7 (3.41%) Change Control
7 7 (3.41%) Capacity Management
8 6 (2.93%) Kanban
8 6 (2.93%) Release Management
8 6 (2.93%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (2.93%) Mentoring
8 6 (2.93%) Kernel Tuning
8 6 (2.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (2.93%) Workflow
8 6 (2.93%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 41 (20.00%) Perl
2 38 (18.54%) SQL
3 32 (15.61%) Shell Script
4 17 (8.29%) Bash Shell
5 16 (7.80%) Java
6 15 (7.32%) C
7 13 (6.34%) Korn
8 12 (5.85%) C++
9 11 (5.37%) Bourne shell
10 9 (4.39%) Python
11 6 (2.93%) VB
11 6 (2.93%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.44%) PHP
12 5 (2.44%) Ruby
12 5 (2.44%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.98%) C-shell
13 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.98%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.98%) C#
13 2 (0.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (16.10%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.29%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (7.32%) DV Cleared
5 12 (5.85%) MCSE
6 7 (3.41%) Degree
7 5 (2.44%) RHCE
7 5 (2.44%) ISEB
8 4 (1.95%) MCDBA
8 4 (1.95%) MCT
9 3 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.98%) CCNA
10 2 (0.98%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.98%) MCITP
10 2 (0.98%) NCDA
11 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.49%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (32.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 53 (25.85%) Active Directory
3 39 (19.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (18.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 22 (10.73%) Veritas File System
6 20 (9.76%) NFS
7 16 (7.80%) Oracle RAC
8 14 (6.83%) VMware ESX
9 12 (5.85%) Hyper-V
10 10 (4.88%) Oracle RMAN
11 8 (3.90%) Xen
12 7 (3.41%) vSphere
13 6 (2.93%) XenApp
13 6 (2.93%) SRDF
14 5 (2.44%) vCloud
14 5 (2.44%) GPFS
15 3 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (1.46%) DFS Replication
15 3 (1.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 2 (0.98%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 103 (50.24%) NetBackup
2 42 (20.49%) Control-M
3 33 (16.10%) Tivoli
4 31 (15.12%) Backup Exec
5 23 (11.22%) Nagios
6 19 (9.27%) Puppet
7 18 (8.78%) BMC PATROL
8 17 (8.29%) SCOM
9 15 (7.32%) Netcool
10 11 (5.37%) OpenView
11 10 (4.88%) Data Guard
12 9 (4.39%) Legato
13 8 (3.90%) Tivoli NetView
13 8 (3.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 8 (3.90%) HP SIM
14 7 (3.41%) Cobbler
14 7 (3.41%) SCCM
14 7 (3.41%) YUM
14 7 (3.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 7 (3.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 71 (34.63%) Red Hat
2 64 (31.22%) HP
3 61 (29.76%) VMware
4 59 (28.78%) Microsoft
5 44 (21.46%) Citrix
6 39 (19.02%) EMC
6 39 (19.02%) Oracle
7 31 (15.12%) IBM
8 29 (14.15%) NetApp
9 26 (12.68%) Sun
10 20 (9.76%) BMC
11 18 (8.78%) Symantec
12 17 (8.29%) Cisco
13 16 (7.80%) Altiris
14 14 (6.83%) Remedy
15 13 (6.34%) Hitachi
15 13 (6.34%) Intel
16 12 (5.85%) SolarWinds
17 11 (5.37%) Brocade
18 9 (4.39%) Wall Street Systems
Midlands
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago