The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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 Technologies.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Veritas
England / London
Rank 358 349 363
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Contract jobs citing Veritas 47 62 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.72% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 34
Median daily rate £425 £420 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £314 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £50.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+18.81% +39.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
8359 8604 9635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.14% 40.79% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5619 5629 6351
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 152 185
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.70 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% +9.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Veritas as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -19 10 £415 -1.19%
Canary Wharf - 3 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £375 -
Southwark - 1 £425 -
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 66 (76.74%) Linux
2 53 (61.63%) Unix
3 51 (59.30%) HP
4 49 (56.98%) Red Hat
5 48 (55.81%) Solaris
6 42 (48.84%) Finance
6 42 (48.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 39 (45.35%) SAN
8 38 (44.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 35 (40.70%) Banking
10 34 (39.53%) VMware
11 31 (36.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 29 (33.72%) Bash Shell
13 28 (32.56%) LDAP
14 26 (30.23%) NetBackup
15 25 (29.07%) IBM
16 23 (26.74%) Perl
17 22 (25.58%) DNS
17 22 (25.58%) EMC
18 21 (24.42%) Sun
18 21 (24.42%) NFS
18 21 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
19 19 (22.09%) SUSE
20 18 (20.93%) Shell Script
21 17 (19.77%) ITIL
22 16 (18.60%) Oracle
22 16 (18.60%) Puppet
23 15 (17.44%) Windows
24 14 (16.28%) Clustering
25 13 (15.12%) Change Management

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) nginx
2 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Sentinel
2 2 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.16%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (45.35%) SAN
2 28 (32.56%) LDAP
3 22 (25.58%) DNS
4 12 (13.95%) NAS
5 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.81%) Kerberos
7 4 (4.65%) DHCP
7 4 (4.65%) FTP
8 3 (3.49%) Firewall
8 3 (3.49%) SSH
9 2 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.33%) SMTP
10 1 (1.16%) FCoE
10 1 (1.16%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.49%) ObjectStore
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.33%) Informix
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.16%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) JIRA
2 2 (2.33%) Subversion
2 2 (2.33%) Toad
3 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 42 (48.84%) Finance
2 35 (40.70%) Banking
3 5 (5.81%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.49%) International Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Electronics
5 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.33%) Marketing
5 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.16%) Advertising
6 1 (1.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (53.49%) Administrator
2 32 (37.21%) Systems Administrator
3 27 (31.40%) Unix Administrator
4 24 (27.91%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 19 (22.09%) Linux Administrator
6 15 (17.44%) Unix Engineer
7 11 (12.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 10 (11.63%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (10.47%) Consultant
10 7 (8.14%) VMWare Administrator
11 6 (6.98%) Solaris Engineer
11 6 (6.98%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 5 (5.81%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
12 5 (5.81%) Veritas Engineer
13 4 (4.65%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 4 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
14 3 (3.49%) DBA
14 3 (3.49%) Oracle DBA
14 3 (3.49%) Virtualisation Administrator
15 2 (2.33%) NetBackup Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) Middleware
1 2 (2.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.16%) Django
2 1 (1.16%) Kafka
2 1 (1.16%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Clustering
2 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.49%) Derivative
3 3 (3.49%) Fintech
3 3 (3.49%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.49%) Replication
3 3 (3.49%) Symmetrix
4 2 (2.33%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.33%) Equities
4 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) CMDB
5 1 (1.16%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.16%) EPoS
5 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 66 (76.74%) Linux
2 53 (61.63%) Unix
3 48 (55.81%) Solaris
4 38 (44.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (22.09%) SUSE
6 15 (17.44%) Windows
7 8 (9.30%) Windows Server
7 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (8.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (5.81%) AIX
9 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.49%) VMS
10 3 (3.49%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.77%) ITIL
2 13 (15.12%) Change Management
3 12 (13.95%) Migration
4 11 (12.79%) Configuration Management
4 11 (12.79%) Server Building
5 7 (8.14%) Incident Management
5 7 (8.14%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.14%) Service Management
6 6 (6.98%) High Availability
6 6 (6.98%) Kernel Tuning
7 5 (5.81%) Low Latency
7 5 (5.81%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (4.65%) Change Control
8 4 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.49%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.49%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.49%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (3.49%) Regulatory Compliance
9 3 (3.49%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.72%) Bash Shell
2 23 (26.74%) Perl
3 18 (20.93%) Shell Script
4 11 (12.79%) PowerShell
5 8 (9.30%) Python
5 8 (9.30%) SQL
6 6 (6.98%) Korn
7 4 (4.65%) Bourne shell
7 4 (4.65%) C-shell
7 4 (4.65%) SystemTap
8 3 (3.49%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.33%) Ruby
10 1 (1.16%) Java
10 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) RHCE
2 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.33%) RHCT
4 1 (1.16%) MCSE
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.16%) VCAP
4 1 (1.16%) VCP5
4 1 (1.16%) VCP6
4 1 (1.16%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (48.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 31 (36.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 21 (24.42%) NFS
3 21 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.14%) Active Directory
4 7 (8.14%) Samba
5 6 (6.98%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (6.98%) VMware ESX
5 6 (6.98%) vSphere
6 4 (4.65%) KVM
7 3 (3.49%) SRDF
7 3 (3.49%) Veritas File System
7 3 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.33%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.33%) XenServer
9 1 (1.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 26 (30.23%) NetBackup
2 16 (18.60%) Puppet
3 13 (15.12%) Red Hat Satellite
4 8 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (8.14%) Backup Exec
5 7 (8.14%) BladeLogic
5 7 (8.14%) Nagios
5 7 (8.14%) OpenView
5 7 (8.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 6 (6.98%) Oracle ZFS
7 5 (5.81%) SCCM
7 5 (5.81%) Tivoli
7 5 (5.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 4 (4.65%) Control-M
9 3 (3.49%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (2.33%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (59.30%) HP
2 49 (56.98%) Red Hat
3 34 (39.53%) VMware
4 25 (29.07%) IBM
5 22 (25.58%) EMC
6 21 (24.42%) Sun
7 16 (18.60%) Oracle
8 11 (12.79%) Microsoft
9 10 (11.63%) NetApp
10 8 (9.30%) 3PAR
10 8 (9.30%) Cisco
11 7 (8.14%) Symantec
12 6 (6.98%) Brocade
13 5 (5.81%) CyberArk
13 5 (5.81%) Remedy
13 5 (5.81%) SAP
13 5 (5.81%) Splunk
14 3 (3.49%) Hitachi
15 2 (2.33%) BMC
15 2 (2.33%) Dell