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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 466 370 355
Rank change year-on-year
-96 -15
Contract jobs citing Veritas 109 198 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.41% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.87% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 127 168
Average daily rate
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£410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £321 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £486 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.25 £20.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% +44.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £26.05 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.45 £28.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+15.70% +98.36%
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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
23192 22746 24950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 46.11% 46.64% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13297 12926 13098
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
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 £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1015 1045 1274
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.93 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -77 68 £400 - 14
South East -15 24 £500 +26.98% 11
North East - 11 £332 - 1
East of England -21 5 £600 +207.69%
East Midlands - 3 £344 -
South West - 1 - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 5
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UK

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 133 (65.52%) UNIX
2 110 (54.19%) Solaris
3 108 (53.20%) Linux
4 91 (44.83%) NetBackup
5 83 (40.89%) Windows
6 76 (37.44%) Finance
7 73 (35.96%) SAN
8 70 (34.48%) Red Hat
8 70 (34.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 61 (30.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 59 (29.06%) VMware
11 58 (28.57%) HP
12 54 (26.60%) Microsoft
13 48 (23.65%) Active Directory
13 48 (23.65%) Perl
14 47 (23.15%) Clustering
15 41 (20.20%) Oracle
16 40 (19.70%) Control-M
16 40 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
17 39 (19.21%) SQL
18 38 (18.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
19 36 (17.73%) Banking
19 36 (17.73%) Citrix
20 34 (16.75%) EMC
21 33 (16.26%) Tivoli
21 33 (16.26%) AIX
22 32 (15.76%) SQL Server
22 32 (15.76%) LDAP
22 32 (15.76%) Shell Script
22 32 (15.76%) NetApp

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 19 (9.36%) MS Exchange
2 13 (6.40%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (4.43%) Apache
5 8 (3.94%) IIS
6 6 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (2.96%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (2.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.46%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (2.46%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.48%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.99%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.49%) SAS
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.49%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.49%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 8 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.49%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 73 (35.96%) SAN
2 32 (15.76%) DNS
2 32 (15.76%) LDAP
3 23 (11.33%) NAS
4 22 (10.84%) Firewall
5 20 (9.85%) TCP/IP
6 16 (7.88%) DHCP
7 11 (5.42%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (2.96%) iSCSI
9 4 (1.97%) FCoE
10 3 (1.48%) Internet
10 3 (1.48%) SSL
10 3 (1.48%) VPN
10 3 (1.48%) WAN
10 3 (1.48%) Wireless
11 2 (0.99%) LAN
11 2 (0.99%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.49%) MPLS
12 1 (0.49%) NetScreen
12 1 (0.49%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.76%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.85%) Oracle Database
3 12 (5.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (5.42%) SQL Server 2000
5 10 (4.93%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (4.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.94%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.94%) RDBMS
7 8 (3.94%) MySQL
8 7 (3.45%) Sybase ASE
9 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.97%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 4 (1.97%) Sybase IQ
11 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.48%) DB2
11 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.48%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (2.96%) Toad
1 6 (2.96%) WinRunner
1 6 (2.96%) TestDirector
1 6 (2.96%) QuickTest Pro
1 6 (2.96%) Git (software)
1 6 (2.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (2.46%) Subversion
3 3 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.99%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.49%) JUnit
5 1 (0.49%) JIRA
5 1 (0.49%) JMeter
General
1 76 (37.44%) Finance
2 36 (17.73%) Banking
3 30 (14.78%) Financial Institution
4 17 (8.37%) Investment Banking
5 12 (5.91%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.43%) Games
7 8 (3.94%) Retail
8 5 (2.46%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.46%) Advertising
9 3 (1.48%) Legal
10 2 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (22.66%) Administrator
2 38 (18.72%) Analyst
3 30 (14.78%) Operations Analyst
4 28 (13.79%) UNIX Administrator
5 22 (10.84%) Support Engineer
6 19 (9.36%) DBA
7 18 (8.87%) Systems Administrator
8 15 (7.39%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 13 (6.40%) UNIX Engineer
9 13 (6.40%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (5.42%) Linux Administrator
10 11 (5.42%) Architect
11 10 (4.93%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.43%) Consultant
12 9 (4.43%) Systems Engineer
12 9 (4.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (4.43%) UNIX Support
13 8 (3.94%) SQL DBA
14 7 (3.45%) SQL Server DBA
14 7 (3.45%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.39%) Middleware
2 5 (2.46%) YAML
3 4 (1.97%) HTML
4 3 (1.48%) .NET
4 3 (1.48%) Web Services
4 3 (1.48%) CSS
5 2 (0.99%) Ajax
5 2 (0.99%) LAMP
5 2 (0.99%) XML
5 2 (0.99%) ADO.NET
5 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (0.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (0.99%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.99%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.99%) WCF
6 1 (0.49%) wxWidgets
6 1 (0.49%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.49%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 47 (23.15%) Clustering
2 30 (14.78%) Hedge funds
3 20 (9.85%) Replication
4 9 (4.43%) HACMP
4 9 (4.43%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.94%) AS400
5 8 (3.94%) SecurID
5 8 (3.94%) VAX
6 7 (3.45%) Online Games
6 7 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.99%) Symmetrix DMX
7 2 (0.99%) Open Source
8 1 (0.49%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.49%) PKI
8 1 (0.49%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.49%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.49%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 133 (65.52%) UNIX
2 110 (54.19%) Solaris
3 108 (53.20%) Linux
4 83 (40.89%) Windows
5 61 (30.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (16.26%) AIX
7 26 (12.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (9.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (5.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (4.43%) Windows 2000
11 8 (3.94%) HPUX
11 8 (3.94%) VMS
11 8 (3.94%) SUSE
12 6 (2.96%) Windows XP
12 6 (2.96%) CentOS
13 5 (2.46%) NetWare
14 4 (1.97%) Windows 7
15 3 (1.48%) OpenVMS
15 3 (1.48%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 28 (13.79%) ITIL
3 22 (10.84%) Migration
4 12 (5.91%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (5.91%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (5.42%) Change Management
6 10 (4.93%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (4.93%) Load Balancing
6 10 (4.93%) Problem Management
7 7 (3.45%) Release Management
7 7 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (3.45%) Kernel Tuning
7 7 (3.45%) Capacity Management
8 6 (2.96%) Kanban
8 6 (2.96%) Test Automation
8 6 (2.96%) Performance Analysis
8 6 (2.96%) Project Management
8 6 (2.96%) Workflow
8 6 (2.96%) Scrum
9 5 (2.46%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (23.65%) Perl
2 39 (19.21%) SQL
3 32 (15.76%) Shell Script
4 20 (9.85%) Bash Shell
5 17 (8.37%) Java
6 13 (6.40%) C
6 13 (6.40%) C++
7 12 (5.91%) Korn
8 10 (4.93%) Python
9 9 (4.43%) Bourne shell
10 6 (2.96%) Ruby
10 6 (2.96%) PHP
10 6 (2.96%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.46%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.97%) VB
13 3 (1.48%) C#
13 3 (1.48%) C-shell
14 2 (0.99%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (14.78%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.39%) DV Cleared
3 14 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 12 (5.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.94%) MCSE
6 6 (2.96%) ISEB
6 6 (2.96%) Degree
7 4 (1.97%) RHCE
7 4 (1.97%) MCDBA
7 4 (1.97%) MCT
8 3 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.99%) CCNA
9 2 (0.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.99%) MCITP
9 2 (0.99%) NCDA
9 2 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.49%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 70 (34.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 48 (23.65%) Active Directory
3 40 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (18.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 19 (9.36%) Veritas File System
6 18 (8.87%) NFS
7 17 (8.37%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (5.91%) Hyper-V
8 12 (5.91%) VMware ESX
9 10 (4.93%) Oracle RMAN
10 9 (4.43%) Xen
11 6 (2.96%) XenApp
12 5 (2.46%) GPFS
13 4 (1.97%) vSphere
14 3 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (1.48%) vCloud
14 3 (1.48%) DFS Replication
14 3 (1.48%) SRDF
14 3 (1.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 2 (0.99%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 91 (44.83%) NetBackup
2 40 (19.70%) Control-M
3 33 (16.26%) Tivoli
4 29 (14.29%) Backup Exec
5 24 (11.82%) Puppet
6 21 (10.34%) Nagios
7 20 (9.85%) BMC PATROL
8 18 (8.87%) SCOM
9 15 (7.39%) Netcool
10 11 (5.42%) OpenView
11 10 (4.93%) Data Guard
12 9 (4.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 9 (4.43%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (3.94%) YUM
13 8 (3.94%) HP SIM
13 8 (3.94%) Legato
13 8 (3.94%) Tivoli NetView
13 8 (3.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 7 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 7 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 70 (34.48%) Red Hat
2 59 (29.06%) VMware
3 58 (28.57%) HP
4 54 (26.60%) Microsoft
5 41 (20.20%) Oracle
6 36 (17.73%) Citrix
7 34 (16.75%) EMC
8 32 (15.76%) NetApp
9 29 (14.29%) IBM
10 24 (11.82%) Sun
11 22 (10.84%) BMC
12 18 (8.87%) Symantec
13 15 (7.39%) Remedy
14 14 (6.90%) Altiris
15 13 (6.40%) Cisco
15 13 (6.40%) Intel
16 12 (5.91%) Hitachi
16 12 (5.91%) SolarWinds
17 11 (5.42%) Sybase
18 10 (4.93%) Brocade
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Posted: 7 hours ago
County Durham
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £26 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £440 per day
Posted: 23 days ago