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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 358 310 288
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -22
Contract jobs citing Veritas 40 81 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.37% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.83% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 71
Average daily rate
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£438 £395 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.75% +3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £333 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £293 £362
% change year-on-year
+19.65% -19.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £44.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-17.61% +89.24%
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England

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
9501 9738 9107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.74% 44.55% 45.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6225 6222 5805
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 216 247
Average hourly rate £19.34 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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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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 +12 11 £425 +5.06% 5
Bromley - - - -
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 67 (65.69%) Solaris
2 62 (60.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 59 (57.84%) Linux
4 57 (55.88%) UNIX
5 49 (48.04%) Finance
6 42 (41.18%) SAN
6 42 (41.18%) HP
7 40 (39.22%) VMware
8 36 (35.29%) Windows
9 32 (31.37%) EMC
10 31 (30.39%) IBM
10 31 (30.39%) Red Hat
11 30 (29.41%) Shell Script
11 30 (29.41%) ITIL
11 30 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (28.43%) Microsoft
13 28 (27.45%) SharePoint
13 28 (27.45%) Banking
14 27 (26.47%) Citrix
14 27 (26.47%) Middleware
15 26 (25.49%) ITSM
15 26 (25.49%) TCP/IP
16 25 (24.51%) Oracle
17 24 (23.53%) PowerShell
18 23 (22.55%) Low Latency
19 22 (21.57%) SCOM
19 22 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
20 21 (20.59%) AIX
20 21 (20.59%) Sun
20 21 (20.59%) SCCM

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 28 (27.45%) SharePoint
2 15 (14.71%) OpenStack
3 8 (7.84%) IIS
4 7 (6.86%) Apache
5 6 (5.88%) Lync
5 6 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.88%) MS Exchange
6 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.92%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
8 3 (2.94%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.98%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) MS Office
2 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (41.18%) SAN
2 26 (25.49%) TCP/IP
3 20 (19.61%) NetScaler
4 18 (17.65%) NAS
4 18 (17.65%) DNS
5 11 (10.78%) LDAP
6 6 (5.88%) DHCP
7 5 (4.90%) Firewall
8 4 (3.92%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (3.92%) HTTP
9 3 (2.94%) Kerberos
9 3 (2.94%) Internet
10 2 (1.96%) SSH
10 2 (1.96%) WAN
10 2 (1.96%) FTP
10 2 (1.96%) LAN
10 2 (1.96%) SSL
11 1 (0.98%) VPN
11 1 (0.98%) VoIP
11 1 (0.98%) Connectrix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.90%) RDBMS
2 5 (4.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.94%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.98%) MySQL
5 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.98%) KDB
General
1 49 (48.04%) Finance
2 28 (27.45%) Banking
3 11 (10.78%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (23.53%) Analyst
2 22 (21.57%) Administrator
3 18 (17.65%) UNIX Administrator
4 14 (13.73%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 13 (12.75%) Wintel Analyst
6 12 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (9.80%) UNIX Specialist
8 9 (8.82%) UNIX Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.90%) DBA
10 5 (4.90%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) Citrix Engineer
11 4 (3.92%) Oracle DBA
11 4 (3.92%) IT Support Analyst
11 4 (3.92%) IT Support
11 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 3 (2.94%) Architect
12 3 (2.94%) Consultant
12 3 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.47%) Middleware
2 4 (3.92%) Web Services
3 1 (0.98%) Flash
3 1 (0.98%) .NET
3 1 (0.98%) LAMP
3 1 (0.98%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.63%) Replication
2 16 (15.69%) Clustering
3 11 (10.78%) Management Information System
4 9 (8.82%) Wiki
4 9 (8.82%) Symmetrix DMX
5 6 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.90%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.92%) Fat Client
7 4 (3.92%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.96%) Statistics
8 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.96%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.96%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.98%) HACMP
9 1 (0.98%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.98%) EMC Centera
9 1 (0.98%) Open Source
9 1 (0.98%) PKI
9 1 (0.98%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 67 (65.69%) Solaris
2 59 (57.84%) Linux
3 57 (55.88%) UNIX
4 36 (35.29%) Windows
5 30 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (20.59%) AIX
7 18 (17.65%) SUSE
8 14 (13.73%) HPUX
9 9 (8.82%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (6.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.98%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.41%) ITIL
2 26 (25.49%) ITSM
3 23 (22.55%) Low Latency
4 20 (19.61%) Incident Management
4 20 (19.61%) Migration
5 15 (14.71%) Project Management
6 10 (9.80%) Change Management
7 9 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (7.84%) Algorithmic Trading
8 8 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (6.86%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.88%) Service Management
10 6 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (4.90%) Change Control
11 5 (4.90%) Problem Management
12 4 (3.92%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (3.92%) Release Management
13 3 (2.94%) Technical Analysis
14 2 (1.96%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (29.41%) Shell Script
2 24 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 16 (15.69%) VBScript
4 15 (14.71%) C#
4 15 (14.71%) Perl
5 14 (13.73%) Korn
6 12 (11.76%) SQL
7 7 (6.86%) Ruby
8 4 (3.92%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.94%) Python
9 3 (2.94%) C
10 1 (0.98%) Java
10 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.94%) CCA
3 3 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (2.94%) CCEA
3 3 (2.94%) MCSE
3 3 (2.94%) VCP5
3 3 (2.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.94%) MCITP
4 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.98%) OCP
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.98%) RHCE
5 1 (0.98%) VCP4
5 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (60.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 22 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (18.63%) XenApp
4 16 (15.69%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (15.69%) Hyper-V
4 16 (15.69%) XenDesktop
5 13 (12.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 13 (12.75%) Active Directory
6 7 (6.86%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (3.92%) XenServer
7 4 (3.92%) Terminal Services
7 4 (3.92%) MetaFrame
8 3 (2.94%) NFS
8 3 (2.94%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.94%) Sendmail
8 3 (2.94%) Veritas File System
8 3 (2.94%) SRDF
9 2 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (21.57%) SCOM
2 21 (20.59%) SCCM
2 21 (20.59%) NetBackup
3 20 (19.61%) HP SIM
4 16 (15.69%) SCVMM
4 16 (15.69%) EdgeSight
5 9 (8.82%) Puppet
6 8 (7.84%) Control-M
7 7 (6.86%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 7 (6.86%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (4.90%) WSUS
9 4 (3.92%) BladeLogic
9 4 (3.92%) Nagios
10 3 (2.94%) Tivoli
10 3 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (1.96%) Backup Exec
11 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.98%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.98%) EMC TimeFinder
12 1 (0.98%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 42 (41.18%) HP
2 40 (39.22%) VMware
3 32 (31.37%) EMC
4 31 (30.39%) IBM
4 31 (30.39%) Red Hat
5 29 (28.43%) Microsoft
6 27 (26.47%) Citrix
7 25 (24.51%) Oracle
8 21 (20.59%) Sun
9 19 (18.63%) Dell
10 18 (17.65%) NetApp
11 17 (16.67%) Nimsoft
12 16 (15.69%) Veeam
12 16 (15.69%) CA
13 15 (14.71%) ServiceNow
14 10 (9.80%) Cisco
15 8 (7.84%) Symantec
16 5 (4.90%) Altiris
17 4 (3.92%) AppSense
17 4 (3.92%) Remedy
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