The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 341 279 259
Rank change year-on-year
-62 -20
Contract jobs citing Veritas 67 138 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.57% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 1.23% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 95 108
Average daily rate
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£431 £400 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% +6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £15.90
% change year-on-year
+84.21% +19.49%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10647 11180 11862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.37% 46.04% 45.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6693 7118 7147
Average daily rate £423 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 291 340
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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England

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Veritas across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in London

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Veritas across the London region.

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in London

Veritas
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas across the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Veritas Daily Rate Histogram in London

Veritas
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Veritas across the London region.

Veritas Hourly Rate Trend in London

Veritas
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the London region over the 3 months to 1 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
City of London +21 20 £438 +9.37% 7
Harrow - 1 - -
Croydon - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
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England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 102 (78.46%) UNIX
2 77 (59.23%) Solaris
3 69 (53.08%) NetBackup
4 68 (52.31%) Linux
5 66 (50.77%) Finance
6 51 (39.23%) Red Hat
7 48 (36.92%) SAN
8 43 (33.08%) Oracle
9 42 (32.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 42 (32.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 39 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 39 (30.00%) Control-M
11 37 (28.46%) HP
11 37 (28.46%) Windows
12 34 (26.15%) Active Directory
13 31 (23.85%) Perl
14 29 (22.31%) Financial Institution
14 29 (22.31%) Hedge funds
15 28 (21.54%) VMware
16 27 (20.77%) NetApp
17 26 (20.00%) ITIL
17 26 (20.00%) Banking
17 26 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
18 25 (19.23%) Shell Script
18 25 (19.23%) Oracle Database
19 24 (18.46%) BMC
19 24 (18.46%) SLA
20 22 (16.92%) BMC PATROL
20 22 (16.92%) LDAP
20 22 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 11 (8.46%) WebLogic
1 11 (8.46%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
5 5 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (3.08%) Oracle Spatial
6 4 (3.08%) Apache
7 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.77%) IIS
8 1 (0.77%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.77%) SAS
8 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.77%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS Office
2 2 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.77%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Office 365
1 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 48 (36.92%) SAN
2 22 (16.92%) LDAP
3 19 (14.62%) DNS
4 12 (9.23%) NAS
5 11 (8.46%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.38%) Firewall
7 5 (3.85%) DHCP
8 3 (2.31%) WAN
8 3 (2.31%) Internet
9 2 (1.54%) SSH
9 2 (1.54%) Wireless
9 2 (1.54%) LAN
9 2 (1.54%) FTP
9 2 (1.54%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.54%) VPN
9 2 (1.54%) SSL
9 2 (1.54%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.77%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (0.77%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 19 (14.62%) Oracle Database 10g
2 19 (14.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (9.23%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.38%) Sybase ASE
5 6 (4.62%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.08%) Sybase IQ
7 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (2.31%) DB2
9 2 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.54%) MySQL
9 2 (1.54%) TKPROF
10 1 (0.77%) KDB
10 1 (0.77%) Informix
10 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (4.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.85%) Subversion
3 4 (3.08%) Toad
4 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.77%) JUnit
4 1 (0.77%) JMeter
4 1 (0.77%) JIRA
General
1 66 (50.77%) Finance
2 29 (22.31%) Financial Institution
3 26 (20.00%) Banking
4 12 (9.23%) Investment Banking
5 8 (6.15%) Games
6 7 (5.38%) Retail
7 3 (2.31%) Advertising
8 2 (1.54%) Legal
9 1 (0.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (27.69%) Administrator
2 31 (23.85%) Analyst
2 31 (23.85%) UNIX Administrator
3 29 (22.31%) Operations Analyst
4 20 (15.38%) UNIX Engineer
5 19 (14.62%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 16 (12.31%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (11.54%) DBA
8 14 (10.77%) Support Engineer
9 12 (9.23%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (7.69%) UNIX Support Engineer
10 10 (7.69%) UNIX Support
11 9 (6.92%) Linux Administrator
12 8 (6.15%) Oracle DBA
13 7 (5.38%) Storage Support Engineer
13 7 (5.38%) Platform Engineer
13 7 (5.38%) Consultant
13 7 (5.38%) Sybase DBA
13 7 (5.38%) Storage Engineer
14 6 (4.62%) Senior UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.08%) Middleware
2 4 (3.08%) CSS
3 3 (2.31%) HTML
4 2 (1.54%) Web Services
4 2 (1.54%) XML
5 1 (0.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.77%) wxWidgets
5 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.77%) CORBA
5 1 (0.77%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.77%) COM
5 1 (0.77%) SOAP
5 1 (0.77%) .NET
5 1 (0.77%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.77%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.77%) LAMP
5 1 (0.77%) Xerces
5 1 (0.77%) Xalan
5 1 (0.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.31%) Hedge funds
2 21 (16.15%) Clustering
3 13 (10.00%) Replication
4 8 (6.15%) SecurID
4 8 (6.15%) VAX
4 8 (6.15%) AS400
5 7 (5.38%) Online Games
6 6 (4.62%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.54%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.77%) Celerra
8 1 (0.77%) Open Source
8 1 (0.77%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.77%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 102 (78.46%) UNIX
2 77 (59.23%) Solaris
3 68 (52.31%) Linux
4 42 (32.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (28.46%) Windows
6 8 (6.15%) VMS
7 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (4.62%) CentOS
9 4 (3.08%) Windows 2000
10 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.31%) SUSE
11 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.77%) OpenSolaris
11 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.77%) AIX
11 1 (0.77%) Debian
11 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.00%) ITIL
2 19 (14.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (11.54%) Migration
4 12 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (9.23%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (6.92%) Load Balancing
5 9 (6.92%) Problem Management
6 8 (6.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (6.15%) Change Management
6 8 (6.15%) Release Management
6 8 (6.15%) Kernel Tuning
7 7 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (5.38%) Capacity Management
8 6 (4.62%) Workflow
8 6 (4.62%) Scrum
8 6 (4.62%) Kanban
8 6 (4.62%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (3.85%) High Availability
9 5 (3.85%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.85%) Perl
2 25 (19.23%) Shell Script
3 17 (13.08%) SQL
4 15 (11.54%) Bash Shell
5 10 (7.69%) Bourne shell
6 8 (6.15%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.38%) Python
8 5 (3.85%) Korn
9 4 (3.08%) Java
9 4 (3.08%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.31%) C-shell
11 2 (1.54%) VB
11 2 (1.54%) C#
12 1 (0.77%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.77%) C++
12 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.77%) PHP
12 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.77%) VBScript
12 1 (0.77%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 6 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.85%) Degree
3 3 (2.31%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.31%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.31%) MCSE
3 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.54%) RHCE
4 2 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.54%) NCDA
5 1 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.77%) CCNA
5 1 (0.77%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.77%) RHCA
5 1 (0.77%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (32.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 34 (26.15%) Active Directory
3 26 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 22 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (13.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 11 (8.46%) Oracle RMAN
7 10 (7.69%) NFS
8 8 (6.15%) Xen
8 8 (6.15%) Hyper-V
9 7 (5.38%) Veritas File System
10 3 (2.31%) XenApp
10 3 (2.31%) SRDF
10 3 (2.31%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.54%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.77%) KVM
12 1 (0.77%) qmail
12 1 (0.77%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.77%) vSphere
12 1 (0.77%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 69 (53.08%) NetBackup
2 39 (30.00%) Control-M
3 22 (16.92%) BMC PATROL
4 21 (16.15%) Tivoli
5 20 (15.38%) Nagios
6 19 (14.62%) Backup Exec
6 19 (14.62%) Data Guard
7 18 (13.85%) SCOM
8 15 (11.54%) Puppet
9 10 (7.69%) OpenView
10 9 (6.92%) YUM
10 9 (6.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 8 (6.15%) Netcool
11 8 (6.15%) Tivoli NetView
11 8 (6.15%) Legato
11 8 (6.15%) HP SIM
12 6 (4.62%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 6 (4.62%) Cobbler
12 6 (4.62%) Opsview
13 5 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (39.23%) Red Hat
2 43 (33.08%) Oracle
3 39 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 37 (28.46%) HP
5 28 (21.54%) VMware
6 27 (20.77%) NetApp
7 24 (18.46%) BMC
8 20 (15.38%) EMC
9 17 (13.08%) IBM
10 16 (12.31%) Citrix
11 14 (10.77%) Remedy
12 13 (10.00%) Intel
13 12 (9.23%) Altiris
13 12 (9.23%) Sun
13 12 (9.23%) SolarWinds
14 10 (7.69%) Sybase
14 10 (7.69%) Symantec
15 9 (6.92%) Wall Street Systems
15 9 (6.92%) Brocade
16 7 (5.38%) Dell
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