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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 481 388 388
Rank change year-on-year
-93 0
Contract jobs citing Veritas 98 166 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.77% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 97 90
Average daily rate
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£404 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Average hourly rate £33.70 £13.25 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.33% -68.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.35 £11.85 £24.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.88 £14.65 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.70 £17.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+98.23% -46.87%
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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
22556 21567 20997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 46.05% 47.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13730 12523 11265
Average daily rate £388 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1022 1287
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -43 57 £425 +8.62% 8
South East -49 20 £375 +5.63% 7
North West -2 9 £370 -
West Midlands -3 3 £360 -
South West - 2 £678 -
East of England -11 1 £270 -
Yorkshire -16 1 - -
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 115 (56.65%) UNIX
2 113 (55.67%) Linux
3 110 (54.19%) Solaris
4 88 (43.35%) Windows
5 87 (42.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 82 (40.39%) SAN
7 79 (38.92%) NetBackup
8 78 (38.42%) HP
9 75 (36.95%) VMware
10 68 (33.50%) Finance
11 67 (33.00%) Red Hat
12 62 (30.54%) Clustering
13 60 (29.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 54 (26.60%) Microsoft
15 53 (26.11%) EMC
15 53 (26.11%) Citrix
16 50 (24.63%) DNS
17 49 (24.14%) TCP/IP
18 48 (23.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
19 43 (21.18%) Banking
19 43 (21.18%) Sun
20 40 (19.70%) Disaster Recovery
21 39 (19.21%) Shell Script
21 39 (19.21%) Migration
21 39 (19.21%) IBM
21 39 (19.21%) AIX
22 38 (18.72%) Windows Server 2008
23 36 (17.73%) Oracle
23 36 (17.73%) Active Directory
23 36 (17.73%) Windows Server 2003

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 31 (15.27%) SharePoint
2 22 (10.84%) IIS
3 17 (8.37%) MS Exchange
4 15 (7.39%) Apache
5 14 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (3.94%) OpenStack
8 7 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.46%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (2.46%) Lync
10 4 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.97%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (1.97%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.48%) JBoss
12 2 (0.99%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.99%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.99%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.49%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 10 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (40.39%) SAN
2 50 (24.63%) DNS
3 49 (24.14%) TCP/IP
4 35 (17.24%) Firewall
5 32 (15.76%) NAS
5 32 (15.76%) LDAP
6 22 (10.84%) DHCP
7 13 (6.40%) NetScaler
8 7 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (3.45%) SSH
9 5 (2.46%) FTP
10 4 (1.97%) WAN
10 4 (1.97%) Wireless
10 4 (1.97%) SSL
10 4 (1.97%) FCoE
10 4 (1.97%) Cisco IPT
10 4 (1.97%) iSCSI
11 3 (1.48%) Connectrix
11 3 (1.48%) Kerberos
11 3 (1.48%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.91%) Oracle Database
3 10 (4.93%) MySQL
4 7 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.96%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.97%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.48%) EDRMS
8 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.49%) KDB
9 1 (0.49%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.99%) Subversion
3 1 (0.49%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.49%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 68 (33.50%) Finance
2 43 (21.18%) Banking
3 17 (8.37%) Investment Banking
4 15 (7.39%) Financial Institution
5 12 (5.91%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.46%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.46%) Games
7 2 (0.99%) Marketing
7 2 (0.99%) Advertising
7 2 (0.99%) Legal
8 1 (0.49%) Publishing
8 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (23.65%) Administrator
2 33 (16.26%) UNIX Administrator
3 29 (14.29%) Analyst
4 25 (12.32%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (9.85%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 17 (8.37%) UNIX Engineer
6 17 (8.37%) Wintel Engineer
7 15 (7.39%) Linux Engineer
7 15 (7.39%) Consultant
8 12 (5.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.91%) Linux Administrator
9 11 (5.42%) Operations Analyst
9 11 (5.42%) Support Engineer
9 11 (5.42%) DBA
10 9 (4.43%) UNIX Specialist
10 9 (4.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 8 (3.94%) Wintel Analyst
12 6 (2.96%) Linux Support
12 6 (2.96%) Solaris Administrator
12 6 (2.96%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.87%) Middleware
2 5 (2.46%) YAML
3 4 (1.97%) Flash
4 3 (1.48%) Web Services
4 3 (1.48%) .NET
4 3 (1.48%) LAMP
5 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (0.99%) Ajax
5 2 (0.99%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.99%) ADO.NET
5 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.99%) CSS
5 2 (0.99%) HTML
5 2 (0.99%) WCF
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.49%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.49%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.49%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 62 (30.54%) Clustering
2 19 (9.36%) Replication
3 18 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.39%) Symmetrix DMX
4 15 (7.39%) Management Information System
5 12 (5.91%) Wiki
6 11 (5.42%) Hedge funds
7 9 (4.43%) Client/Server
7 9 (4.43%) HACMP
8 7 (3.45%) Thin Client
8 7 (3.45%) Blackberry
8 7 (3.45%) Fat Client
9 6 (2.96%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.97%) CLARiiON
11 3 (1.48%) EMC Centera
11 3 (1.48%) Online Games
11 3 (1.48%) Open Source
12 2 (0.99%) Statistics
12 2 (0.99%) PKI
12 2 (0.99%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 115 (56.65%) UNIX
2 113 (55.67%) Linux
3 110 (54.19%) Solaris
4 88 (43.35%) Windows
5 60 (29.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (19.21%) AIX
7 38 (18.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (17.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (14.29%) SUSE
9 29 (14.29%) HPUX
10 27 (13.30%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (6.90%) Windows 7
12 9 (4.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 8 (3.94%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (2.96%) Windows 2000
15 3 (1.48%) Windows XP
15 3 (1.48%) CentOS
15 3 (1.48%) NetWare
16 1 (0.49%) zOS
16 1 (0.49%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.70%) Disaster Recovery
2 39 (19.21%) Migration
3 31 (15.27%) ITIL
4 15 (7.39%) Incident Management
4 15 (7.39%) Low Latency
5 14 (6.90%) Change Control
5 14 (6.90%) ITSM
6 13 (6.40%) Time Management
7 12 (5.91%) Project Management
8 11 (5.42%) Problem Management
9 10 (4.93%) Change Management
9 10 (4.93%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (3.94%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.45%) Algorithmic Trading
12 6 (2.96%) Service Management
13 5 (2.46%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (2.46%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (2.46%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (2.46%) People Management
14 4 (1.97%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (19.21%) Shell Script
2 33 (16.26%) Perl
3 22 (10.84%) Korn
4 20 (9.85%) PowerShell
4 20 (9.85%) SQL
5 15 (7.39%) C
6 12 (5.91%) C++
6 12 (5.91%) Java
7 11 (5.42%) Ruby
8 10 (4.93%) C#
9 9 (4.43%) VBScript
10 6 (2.96%) Bourne shell
10 6 (2.96%) Python
11 5 (2.46%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.46%) PHP
12 4 (1.97%) VB
13 2 (0.99%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.99%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (11.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (11.33%) MCSE
3 22 (10.84%) Security Cleared
4 13 (6.40%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.96%) Degree
6 5 (2.46%) RHCSA
6 5 (2.46%) CCNA
6 5 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.97%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.97%) MCITP
7 4 (1.97%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.48%) VCP5
8 3 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.48%) RHCE
8 3 (1.48%) HNC
8 3 (1.48%) CCA
8 3 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.48%) CCEA
9 2 (0.99%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.43%) SLA
System Software
1 87 (42.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 48 (23.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 36 (17.73%) Active Directory
4 35 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (10.34%) NFS
6 19 (9.36%) Veritas File System
7 17 (8.37%) XenApp
8 15 (7.39%) Hyper-V
8 15 (7.39%) VMware ESX
9 13 (6.40%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (5.91%) vSphere
11 9 (4.43%) XenDesktop
12 8 (3.94%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
14 5 (2.46%) Terminal Services
14 5 (2.46%) SRDF
14 5 (2.46%) vCloud
15 4 (1.97%) XenServer
15 4 (1.97%) MetaFrame
15 4 (1.97%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 79 (38.92%) NetBackup
2 21 (10.34%) Backup Exec
2 21 (10.34%) SCCM
3 20 (9.85%) Tivoli
4 18 (8.87%) Puppet
5 16 (7.88%) Control-M
6 15 (7.39%) SCOM
7 14 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (6.90%) HP SIM
8 10 (4.93%) Nagios
9 9 (4.43%) SCVMM
9 9 (4.43%) EdgeSight
10 8 (3.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 6 (2.96%) Norton AntiVirus
11 6 (2.96%) WSUS
11 6 (2.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 5 (2.46%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (1.97%) OpenView
13 4 (1.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 4 (1.97%) Netcool
Vendors
1 78 (38.42%) HP
2 75 (36.95%) VMware
3 67 (33.00%) Red Hat
4 54 (26.60%) Microsoft
5 53 (26.11%) EMC
5 53 (26.11%) Citrix
6 43 (21.18%) Sun
7 39 (19.21%) IBM
8 36 (17.73%) Oracle
9 23 (11.33%) Symantec
10 18 (8.87%) Dell
11 14 (6.90%) Cisco
12 13 (6.40%) NetApp
13 12 (5.91%) Veeam
13 12 (5.91%) Nimsoft
14 11 (5.42%) Altiris
15 10 (4.93%) CA
16 9 (4.43%) Hitachi
16 9 (4.43%) Sophos
17 8 (3.94%) Brocade
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