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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 419 473 424
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -49
Contract jobs citing Veritas 172 109 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 0.51% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 48 85
Average daily rate £414 £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £349 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.61% +16.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 1
Average hourly rate £50.50 £35.63 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.75% -19.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £35.63 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+41.75% -19.03%
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
20136 21275 20395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.58% 45.69% 45.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12190 12559 11454
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 787 912 897
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £17.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +0.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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 14 February 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 14 February 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 14 February 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 +18 63 £425 -2.85% 12
South East +34 62 £445 +23.61% 3
Yorkshire - 16 £400 - 1
North West -12 12 £400 +34.45%
East Midlands - 12 £414 - 1
West Midlands -10 7 £350 -2.77%
North East -18 4 £200 -
South West 0 1 - - 4
Veritas
UK

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 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.

1 193 (68.93%) Solaris
2 189 (67.50%) Unix
3 159 (56.79%) Linux
4 123 (43.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 122 (43.57%) Red Hat
6 121 (43.21%) SAN
7 118 (42.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 110 (39.29%) Oracle
9 99 (35.36%) Finance
10 95 (33.93%) VMware
10 95 (33.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 93 (33.21%) Perl
12 81 (28.93%) Windows
13 74 (26.43%) EMC
13 74 (26.43%) HP
14 67 (23.93%) Shell Script
15 64 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 60 (21.43%) Sun
16 60 (21.43%) Clustering
17 58 (20.71%) AIX
18 57 (20.36%) Windows Server
19 56 (20.00%) NetBackup
20 54 (19.29%) NFS
21 50 (17.86%) Banking
22 49 (17.50%) SQL
23 47 (16.79%) IBM
24 45 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
24 45 (16.07%) Security Cleared
24 45 (16.07%) High Availability
25 43 (15.36%) SQL Server

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 9 (3.21%) Apache
2 8 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.43%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.71%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.71%) Tuxedo
6 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.36%) JBoss
7 1 (0.36%) TPMS
Applications
1 4 (1.43%) MS Office
2 3 (1.07%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.43%) Office 365
2 2 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (43.21%) SAN
2 39 (13.93%) LDAP
3 32 (11.43%) NAS
4 28 (10.00%) DNS
5 22 (7.86%) TCP/IP
6 21 (7.50%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (3.57%) Firewall
8 8 (2.86%) FTP
8 8 (2.86%) SSH
9 6 (2.14%) DHCP
10 5 (1.79%) VPN
11 4 (1.43%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.43%) Kerberos
12 3 (1.07%) BGP
12 3 (1.07%) Broadband
12 3 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (1.07%) EIGRP
12 3 (1.07%) IPsec
12 3 (1.07%) MPLS
12 3 (1.07%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.36%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 27 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 15 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (4.64%) MySQL
6 11 (3.93%) VLDB
7 9 (3.21%) OLTP
8 7 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (2.14%) Sybase ASE
10 4 (1.43%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (1.07%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.07%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.71%) Informix
12 2 (0.71%) InterSystems Cache
12 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.71%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.71%) Hudson
1 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.71%) JIRA
1 2 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (0.71%) Subversion
2 1 (0.36%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.36%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.36%) WinRunner
General
1 99 (35.36%) Finance
2 50 (17.86%) Banking
3 24 (8.57%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.64%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.79%) Games
7 3 (1.07%) Front Office
7 3 (1.07%) Law
8 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 99 (35.36%) Administrator
2 78 (27.86%) Unix Administrator
3 62 (22.14%) Systems Administrator
4 53 (18.93%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 32 (11.43%) Linux Administrator
5 32 (11.43%) Solaris Administrator
6 27 (9.64%) Consultant
7 24 (8.57%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 23 (8.21%) Architect
8 23 (8.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 21 (7.50%) Unix Engineer
10 17 (6.07%) DBA
11 15 (5.36%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
12 13 (4.64%) Linux Engineer
12 13 (4.64%) Oracle DBA
13 12 (4.29%) SQL DBA
14 11 (3.93%) Analyst
14 11 (3.93%) NetBackup Support
14 11 (3.93%) Support Engineer
15 9 (3.21%) NetBackup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.79%) Software Packaging
2 5 (1.79%) Middleware
3 2 (0.71%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.36%) LAMP
4 1 (0.36%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.36%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 60 (21.43%) Clustering
2 30 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 26 (9.29%) Computer Science
4 25 (8.93%) Replication
5 19 (6.79%) HACMP
6 16 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (4.64%) Hedge funds
8 12 (4.29%) Enterprise Storage
8 12 (4.29%) Management Information System
9 11 (3.93%) CMDB
10 9 (3.21%) EMC VMAX
11 4 (1.43%) CLARiiON
11 4 (1.43%) Symmetrix DMX
11 4 (1.43%) Wiki
12 3 (1.07%) EMC VNX
12 3 (1.07%) LPAR
13 2 (0.71%) Contactless
13 2 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (0.71%) IBM XIV
13 2 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 193 (68.93%) Solaris
2 189 (67.50%) Unix
3 159 (56.79%) Linux
4 123 (43.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 81 (28.93%) Windows
6 58 (20.71%) AIX
7 57 (20.36%) Windows Server
8 29 (10.36%) SUSE
9 24 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (8.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (7.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 20 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (1.79%) HPUX
14 3 (1.07%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (1.07%) NetWare
14 3 (1.07%) VMS
15 2 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.36%) CatOS
16 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
1 45 (16.07%) High Availability
2 38 (13.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 29 (10.36%) ITIL
4 27 (9.64%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (9.29%) Migration
5 26 (9.29%) Service Management
6 24 (8.57%) Performance Analysis
7 23 (8.21%) Patch Management
8 18 (6.43%) Project Management
9 16 (5.71%) Problem Management
10 14 (5.00%) Service Delivery
11 12 (4.29%) Configuration Management
11 12 (4.29%) DevOps
12 11 (3.93%) Change Management
12 11 (3.93%) People Management
13 10 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (3.21%) Coaching
14 9 (3.21%) Line Management
14 9 (3.21%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 93 (33.21%) Perl
2 67 (23.93%) Shell Script
3 49 (17.50%) SQL
4 41 (14.64%) Korn
5 40 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 24 (8.57%) Python
7 9 (3.21%) C-shell
8 7 (2.50%) Bourne shell
8 7 (2.50%) C
8 7 (2.50%) PL/SQL
8 7 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.79%) AWK
10 4 (1.43%) Java
10 4 (1.43%) sed
11 3 (1.07%) C++
11 3 (1.07%) PHP
12 2 (0.71%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.36%) Lisp
13 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (16.07%) Security Cleared
2 38 (13.57%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.43%) Degree
4 7 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.07%) RHCSA
6 3 (1.07%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.71%) VCP5
8 1 (0.36%) CCIE
8 1 (0.36%) CCNP
8 1 (0.36%) CCSP
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.36%) CISSP
8 1 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.36%) MCITP
8 1 (0.36%) MCSA
8 1 (0.36%) MCSE
8 1 (0.36%) MCTS
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 118 (42.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 95 (33.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 64 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (19.29%) NFS
5 34 (12.14%) Veritas File System
6 24 (8.57%) Active Directory
7 19 (6.79%) VMware ESX
8 14 (5.00%) Hyper-V
9 12 (4.29%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (2.86%) GlusterFS
10 8 (2.86%) Samba
11 5 (1.79%) GPFS
11 5 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (1.43%) vSphere
13 3 (1.07%) Firmware
13 3 (1.07%) vCloud
14 2 (0.71%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.71%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.71%) XenApp
14 2 (0.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 56 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 41 (14.64%) Puppet
3 32 (11.43%) SCOM
4 21 (7.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 18 (6.43%) Oracle ZFS
6 17 (6.07%) Tivoli
7 13 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (4.29%) yum
9 11 (3.93%) Backup Exec
9 11 (3.93%) Red Hat Satellite
10 10 (3.57%) Control-M
11 8 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (2.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 5 (1.79%) SCCM
14 4 (1.43%) BladeLogic
14 4 (1.43%) Netcool
14 4 (1.43%) OpenView
14 4 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 3 (1.07%) Nagios
15 3 (1.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 122 (43.57%) Red Hat
2 110 (39.29%) Oracle
3 95 (33.93%) VMware
4 74 (26.43%) EMC
4 74 (26.43%) HP
5 60 (21.43%) Sun
6 47 (16.79%) IBM
7 35 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 24 (8.57%) Sybase
9 17 (6.07%) Brocade
9 17 (6.07%) Opsware
10 16 (5.71%) Cisco
11 15 (5.36%) Symantec
12 13 (4.64%) 3PAR
12 13 (4.64%) Cognizant
12 13 (4.64%) NetApp
13 12 (4.29%) ServiceNow
13 12 (4.29%) StorageTek
14 11 (3.93%) Citrix
15 8 (2.86%) SAP
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