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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 476 475 341
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -134
Contract jobs citing Veritas 101 97 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.20% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.43% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 60 145
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
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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
22990 22610 19925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.45% 45.53% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13329 13012 10913
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% -1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 994 1006 1115
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 28 April 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
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 28 April 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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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
South East +7 42 £466 +0.64% 4
London -19 41 £400 -11.11% 6
Yorkshire -21 5 £375 +36.36%
West Midlands 0 4 £400 +96.31%
East Midlands -1 3 £347 - 1
North West -16 3 £300 -
East of England - 2 - - 1
South West +12 1 - - 1
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 139 (65.88%) Linux
2 120 (56.87%) UNIX
3 107 (50.71%) Solaris
4 102 (48.34%) VMware
5 98 (46.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 93 (44.08%) SAN
7 90 (42.65%) Windows
8 83 (39.34%) HP
9 79 (37.44%) AIX
10 77 (36.49%) Red Hat
11 75 (35.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 73 (34.60%) Perl
13 71 (33.65%) Clustering
14 65 (30.81%) Finance
15 62 (29.38%) IBM
16 60 (28.44%) VMware Infrastructure
17 52 (24.64%) Oracle
18 50 (23.70%) Shell Script
19 48 (22.75%) ITIL
19 48 (22.75%) TCP/IP
20 45 (21.33%) HPUX
21 44 (20.85%) Microsoft
22 43 (20.38%) EMC
23 42 (19.91%) Sun
24 41 (19.43%) NAS
25 38 (18.01%) Veritas Volume Manager
25 38 (18.01%) Citrix
26 37 (17.54%) NetBackup
27 36 (17.06%) Middleware
28 34 (16.11%) ITSM

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 30 (14.22%) SharePoint
2 20 (9.48%) OpenStack
3 19 (9.00%) Apache
4 13 (6.16%) Tomcat
5 10 (4.74%) IIS
6 8 (3.79%) IBM HTTP Server
6 8 (3.79%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.79%) WebLogic
7 7 (3.32%) MS Exchange
8 6 (2.84%) Lync
8 6 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.90%) Node.js
11 3 (1.42%) iPlanet
11 3 (1.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (1.42%) JBoss
11 3 (1.42%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.95%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (4.74%) MS Office
2 8 (3.79%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.37%) MS Project
4 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (44.08%) SAN
2 48 (22.75%) TCP/IP
3 41 (19.43%) NAS
4 31 (14.69%) DNS
5 29 (13.74%) Firewall
6 24 (11.37%) Fibre Channel
7 23 (10.90%) LDAP
8 21 (9.95%) NetScaler
9 20 (9.48%) iSCSI
9 20 (9.48%) FCoE
10 8 (3.79%) DHCP
11 7 (3.32%) VLAN
11 7 (3.32%) Internet
12 6 (2.84%) WAN
13 4 (1.90%) VoIP
13 4 (1.90%) VPN
13 4 (1.90%) FTP
13 4 (1.90%) HTTP
13 4 (1.90%) SSH
14 3 (1.42%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.21%) MySQL
2 9 (4.27%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.37%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.37%) RDBMS
3 5 (2.37%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.90%) Informix
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) WinRunner
1 4 (1.90%) TestDirector
1 4 (1.90%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (1.90%) JIRA
1 4 (1.90%) TeamCity
1 4 (1.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 65 (30.81%) Finance
2 27 (12.80%) Banking
3 10 (4.74%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.37%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.95%) Law
6 2 (0.95%) International Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
7 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (23.22%) Administrator
2 32 (15.17%) Systems Administrator
3 31 (14.69%) UNIX Administrator
4 28 (13.27%) Analyst
5 26 (12.32%) Consultant
6 25 (11.85%) UNIX Engineer
7 19 (9.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 16 (7.58%) Wintel Analyst
9 15 (7.11%) Linux Administrator
10 12 (5.69%) Developer
10 12 (5.69%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (4.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.27%) Wintel Engineer
13 8 (3.79%) UNIX Consultant
13 8 (3.79%) UNIX Specialist
13 8 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (3.32%) Software Engineer
14 7 (3.32%) Test Specialist
15 6 (2.84%) UNIX Support
16 5 (2.37%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (17.06%) Middleware
2 5 (2.37%) Web Services
3 3 (1.42%) .NET
3 3 (1.42%) J2EE
4 2 (0.95%) Flash
5 1 (0.47%) JMS
5 1 (0.47%) WSDL
5 1 (0.47%) JNI
5 1 (0.47%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.47%) JDBC
5 1 (0.47%) XML
5 1 (0.47%) XSL
5 1 (0.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 71 (33.65%) Clustering
2 24 (11.37%) HACMP
3 21 (9.95%) Replication
3 21 (9.95%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (8.53%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.21%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (3.32%) Wiki
6 7 (3.32%) Symmetrix DMX
7 5 (2.37%) PKI
8 4 (1.90%) Device Driver
8 4 (1.90%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.90%) IBM XIV
9 3 (1.42%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.42%) PDA
9 3 (1.42%) HP Superdome
9 3 (1.42%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.95%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.95%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.95%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 139 (65.88%) Linux
2 120 (56.87%) UNIX
3 107 (50.71%) Solaris
4 90 (42.65%) Windows
5 79 (37.44%) AIX
6 75 (35.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 45 (21.33%) HPUX
8 31 (14.69%) SUSE
9 16 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (7.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 14 (6.64%) Oracle Linux
12 13 (6.16%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (3.79%) NetWare
15 7 (3.32%) Windows 7
16 5 (2.37%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.47%) OpenVMS
17 1 (0.47%) zOS
17 1 (0.47%) MVS
17 1 (0.47%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.75%) ITIL
2 34 (16.11%) ITSM
3 29 (13.74%) Migration
4 28 (13.27%) Low Latency
5 24 (11.37%) Incident Management
6 23 (10.90%) Software Testing
6 23 (10.90%) Project Management
7 22 (10.43%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (9.95%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (9.00%) OO
10 16 (7.58%) Test Automation
11 15 (7.11%) Configuration Management
12 14 (6.64%) Root Cause Analysis
13 13 (6.16%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (6.16%) Change Management
14 12 (5.69%) Service Management
15 11 (5.21%) Software Engineering
16 9 (4.27%) Algorithmic Trading
17 8 (3.79%) Problem Management
18 7 (3.32%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 73 (34.60%) Perl
2 50 (23.70%) Shell Script
3 28 (13.27%) Korn
4 23 (10.90%) PowerShell
5 22 (10.43%) SQL
6 21 (9.95%) Bash Shell
7 19 (9.00%) VBScript
8 18 (8.53%) C#
9 17 (8.06%) C
10 14 (6.64%) C++
11 13 (6.16%) Java
12 12 (5.69%) Python
12 12 (5.69%) Ruby
13 6 (2.84%) C-shell
14 5 (2.37%) PHP
15 4 (1.90%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.95%) Bourne shell
17 1 (0.47%) XPath
17 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.16%) Degree
3 9 (4.27%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.27%) MCSE
3 9 (4.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.32%) Sun Certification
4 7 (3.32%) SCSA
5 5 (2.37%) MCITP
6 4 (1.90%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.90%) CCNA
7 3 (1.42%) MCSA
7 3 (1.42%) CCNP
7 3 (1.42%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.42%) MCTS
7 3 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.95%) RHCE
8 2 (0.95%) HND
8 2 (0.95%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.95%) SLA
2 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 98 (46.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 60 (28.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (18.01%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 25 (11.85%) Hyper-V
5 20 (9.48%) XenApp
5 20 (9.48%) XenDesktop
5 20 (9.48%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (8.53%) Active Directory
7 17 (8.06%) NFS
8 9 (4.27%) VMware ESX
9 8 (3.79%) vSphere
9 8 (3.79%) Veritas File System
9 8 (3.79%) GPFS
10 5 (2.37%) Samba
10 5 (2.37%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (1.90%) vCloud
12 3 (1.42%) KVM
12 3 (1.42%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (17.54%) NetBackup
2 29 (13.74%) Puppet
3 26 (12.32%) SCOM
4 24 (11.37%) SCCM
5 21 (9.95%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (9.95%) SCVMM
6 19 (9.00%) HP SIM
7 17 (8.06%) EdgeSight
8 14 (6.64%) Tivoli
9 13 (6.16%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 10 (4.74%) Control-M
11 9 (4.27%) Nagios
12 7 (3.32%) Backup Exec
12 7 (3.32%) Netcool
12 7 (3.32%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 6 (2.84%) WSUS
14 5 (2.37%) McAfee ePO
14 5 (2.37%) EMC NetWorker
14 5 (2.37%) OpenView
14 5 (2.37%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 102 (48.34%) VMware
2 83 (39.34%) HP
3 77 (36.49%) Red Hat
4 62 (29.38%) IBM
5 52 (24.64%) Oracle
6 44 (20.85%) Microsoft
7 43 (20.38%) EMC
8 42 (19.91%) Sun
9 38 (18.01%) Citrix
10 24 (11.37%) Dell
11 19 (9.00%) Symantec
12 18 (8.53%) Veeam
12 18 (8.53%) CA
12 18 (8.53%) ServiceNow
13 17 (8.06%) Nimsoft
13 17 (8.06%) NetApp
14 15 (7.11%) Cisco
15 8 (3.79%) Hitachi
16 7 (3.32%) Compaq
17 5 (2.37%) Remedy
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