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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 445 389 392
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +3
Contract jobs citing Veritas 112 155 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.77% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 103 75
Average daily rate
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£425 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £373
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 9
Average hourly rate £36.88 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.83% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.31 £12.20 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.20 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.88 £15.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+145.83% -35.48%
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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
21330 20067 18887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.93% 45.63% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12693 11425 10135
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 897 1222
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
London -48 56 £431 +15.00% 6
South East +6 34 £350 -2.77% 8
North West - 13 £298 - 1
West Midlands +2 3 £360 - 1
East Midlands +13 1 £425 -
Yorkshire -17 1 - -
East of England - - - - 1
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UK

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 129 (58.64%) Linux
2 115 (52.27%) Solaris
3 111 (50.45%) UNIX
4 103 (46.82%) Windows
5 99 (45.00%) SAN
6 95 (43.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 92 (41.82%) VMware
8 91 (41.36%) HP
9 71 (32.27%) Red Hat
10 69 (31.36%) NetBackup
11 68 (30.91%) Finance
12 64 (29.09%) Clustering
12 64 (29.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 58 (26.36%) Citrix
13 58 (26.36%) TCP/IP
14 56 (25.45%) EMC
15 55 (25.00%) AIX
16 54 (24.55%) Microsoft
17 53 (24.09%) IBM
18 51 (23.18%) VMware Infrastructure
19 47 (21.36%) DNS
20 46 (20.91%) Perl
20 46 (20.91%) Migration
21 45 (20.45%) Sun
21 45 (20.45%) Shell Script
21 45 (20.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
22 43 (19.55%) Banking
23 39 (17.73%) Oracle
24 38 (17.27%) HPUX
24 38 (17.27%) Windows Server 2003

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 35 (15.91%) SharePoint
2 20 (9.09%) IIS
3 15 (6.82%) Apache
4 14 (6.36%) OpenStack
5 11 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (5.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (2.73%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.27%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.27%) Lync
8 5 (2.27%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.91%) JBoss
11 2 (0.91%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.91%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.45%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (45.00%) SAN
2 58 (26.36%) TCP/IP
3 47 (21.36%) DNS
4 37 (16.82%) NAS
5 34 (15.45%) Firewall
6 30 (13.64%) LDAP
7 21 (9.55%) DHCP
8 19 (8.64%) NetScaler
8 19 (8.64%) Fibre Channel
9 16 (7.27%) FCoE
9 16 (7.27%) iSCSI
10 7 (3.18%) SSH
11 6 (2.73%) WAN
12 5 (2.27%) LAN
12 5 (2.27%) FTP
13 4 (1.82%) Wireless
13 4 (1.82%) Cisco IPT
14 3 (1.36%) Connectrix
14 3 (1.36%) Kerberos
14 3 (1.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.91%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.64%) MySQL
4 6 (2.73%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.73%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.36%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.45%) KDB
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (1.36%) WinRunner
2 3 (1.36%) TestDirector
2 3 (1.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.91%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 68 (30.91%) Finance
2 43 (19.55%) Banking
3 18 (8.18%) Investment Banking
4 9 (4.09%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.64%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.91%) Games
7 2 (0.91%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) Retail
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (22.73%) Administrator
2 34 (15.45%) UNIX Administrator
3 31 (14.09%) Analyst
4 27 (12.27%) Systems Administrator
5 23 (10.45%) Consultant
6 20 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 18 (8.18%) Wintel Engineer
8 17 (7.73%) UNIX Engineer
9 15 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (5.91%) Wintel Analyst
10 13 (5.91%) Linux Administrator
11 12 (5.45%) UNIX Specialist
12 10 (4.55%) DBA
12 10 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (4.55%) Test Specialist
13 9 (4.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 7 (3.18%) Systems Engineer
14 7 (3.18%) Developer
14 7 (3.18%) Support Engineer
15 6 (2.73%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.45%) Middleware
2 6 (2.73%) Web Services
3 4 (1.82%) Flash
3 4 (1.82%) YAML
4 2 (0.91%) ADO.NET
4 2 (0.91%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.91%) CSS
4 2 (0.91%) .NET
4 2 (0.91%) HTML
4 2 (0.91%) LAMP
4 2 (0.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.91%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.91%) WCF
4 2 (0.91%) Ajax
5 1 (0.45%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.45%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.45%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 64 (29.09%) Clustering
2 22 (10.00%) Replication
3 21 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.82%) Management Information System
5 14 (6.36%) Symmetrix DMX
6 12 (5.45%) Wiki
7 9 (4.09%) HACMP
8 8 (3.64%) Client/Server
8 8 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (3.18%) Fat Client
9 7 (3.18%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.82%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.82%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.82%) CLARiiON
10 4 (1.82%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.36%) EMC Centera
12 2 (0.91%) Open Source
12 2 (0.91%) PKI
12 2 (0.91%) Statistics
12 2 (0.91%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 129 (58.64%) Linux
2 115 (52.27%) Solaris
3 111 (50.45%) UNIX
4 103 (46.82%) Windows
5 64 (29.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 55 (25.00%) AIX
7 38 (17.27%) HPUX
7 38 (17.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 36 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 32 (14.55%) SUSE
10 25 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (6.36%) Windows 7
12 10 (4.55%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 9 (4.09%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (2.27%) Windows XP
15 4 (1.82%) Windows 2000
16 3 (1.36%) NetWare
17 1 (0.45%) CentOS
17 1 (0.45%) Tru64
17 1 (0.45%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (20.91%) Migration
2 37 (16.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 36 (16.36%) ITIL
4 22 (10.00%) Low Latency
5 21 (9.55%) Incident Management
5 21 (9.55%) ITSM
6 18 (8.18%) Project Management
7 17 (7.73%) Software Testing
8 15 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (6.36%) Change Control
10 13 (5.91%) Time Management
11 11 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (5.00%) Change Management
12 9 (4.09%) Test Automation
12 9 (4.09%) Configuration Management
13 8 (3.64%) OO
13 8 (3.64%) Algorithmic Trading
14 7 (3.18%) Root Cause Analysis
15 6 (2.73%) Service Management
15 6 (2.73%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (20.91%) Perl
2 45 (20.45%) Shell Script
3 25 (11.36%) PowerShell
3 25 (11.36%) Korn
4 20 (9.09%) SQL
5 19 (8.64%) C
6 16 (7.27%) C#
7 15 (6.82%) VBScript
8 14 (6.36%) C++
8 14 (6.36%) Java
9 11 (5.00%) Ruby
10 6 (2.73%) Bourne shell
10 6 (2.73%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.27%) Python
12 4 (1.82%) PHP
13 3 (1.36%) VB
14 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.91%) JavaScript
15 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (10.91%) MCSE
1 24 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (9.55%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.91%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.73%) Degree
5 5 (2.27%) MCITP
5 5 (2.27%) CCNA
5 5 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.82%) Sun Certification
6 4 (1.82%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.82%) SCSA
7 3 (1.36%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.36%) RHCSA
7 3 (1.36%) VCP5
7 3 (1.36%) HNC
7 3 (1.36%) CCA
7 3 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.36%) CCEA
8 2 (0.91%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 95 (43.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 51 (23.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (20.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 29 (13.18%) Active Directory
5 21 (9.55%) XenApp
5 21 (9.55%) NFS
6 20 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 19 (8.64%) Veritas File System
7 19 (8.64%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (6.82%) XenDesktop
9 12 (5.45%) VMware ESX
10 11 (5.00%) vSphere
11 8 (3.64%) Oracle RMAN
11 8 (3.64%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (2.27%) SRDF
12 5 (2.27%) Terminal Services
13 4 (1.82%) ISA Server
13 4 (1.82%) MetaFrame
13 4 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (1.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 69 (31.36%) NetBackup
2 24 (10.91%) SCCM
3 21 (9.55%) SCOM
4 19 (8.64%) HP SIM
5 16 (7.27%) Puppet
6 15 (6.82%) SCVMM
6 15 (6.82%) EdgeSight
7 14 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (5.91%) Tivoli
9 12 (5.45%) Backup Exec
10 10 (4.55%) Nagios
11 9 (4.09%) Control-M
12 7 (3.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 7 (3.18%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 6 (2.73%) WSUS
14 5 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
15 4 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 4 (1.82%) Netcool
15 4 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
16 3 (1.36%) YaST
Vendors
1 92 (41.82%) VMware
2 91 (41.36%) HP
3 71 (32.27%) Red Hat
4 58 (26.36%) Citrix
5 56 (25.45%) EMC
6 54 (24.55%) Microsoft
7 53 (24.09%) IBM
8 45 (20.45%) Sun
9 39 (17.73%) Oracle
10 22 (10.00%) Symantec
10 22 (10.00%) Dell
11 18 (8.18%) Veeam
12 17 (7.73%) Nimsoft
12 17 (7.73%) NetApp
13 15 (6.82%) Cisco
13 15 (6.82%) CA
14 14 (6.36%) ServiceNow
15 11 (5.00%) Altiris
16 9 (4.09%) Hitachi
17 8 (3.64%) Sophos
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