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 19 January 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 Software.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Veritas
England / London
Rank 349 355 348
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Veritas 49 60 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.70% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 45 46
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 £50.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +37.93%

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
8387 8591 9541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.21% 41.01% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5607 5595 6368
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 149 205
Median hourly rate £23.17 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £28.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.65%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -20 14 £431 +1.47%
Docklands, London - 1 £375 -
Southwark - 1 £425 -
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 85 (82.52%) Linux
2 63 (61.17%) Unix
3 62 (60.19%) Solaris
3 62 (60.19%) HP
4 60 (58.25%) Red Hat
5 57 (55.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 55 (53.40%) SAN
7 48 (46.60%) Finance
8 47 (45.63%) VMware
9 43 (41.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 38 (36.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 38 (36.89%) Banking
11 37 (35.92%) EMC
12 34 (33.01%) NetBackup
13 31 (30.10%) IBM
14 30 (29.13%) SUSE
14 30 (29.13%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (28.16%) Bash Shell
16 28 (27.18%) DNS
16 28 (27.18%) LDAP
16 28 (27.18%) Windows
17 27 (26.21%) Perl
18 25 (24.27%) NAS
18 25 (24.27%) ITIL
19 24 (23.30%) NFS
20 23 (22.33%) Sun
21 22 (21.36%) Shell Script
22 20 (19.42%) Clustering
22 20 (19.42%) Puppet
23 18 (17.48%) Oracle

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 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.94%) Apache
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (0.97%) iPlanet
3 1 (0.97%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.97%) nginx
3 1 (0.97%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.97%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.77%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.97%) G Suite
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (53.40%) SAN
2 28 (27.18%) DNS
2 28 (27.18%) LDAP
3 25 (24.27%) NAS
4 9 (8.74%) DHCP
4 9 (8.74%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.85%) FTP
5 5 (4.85%) Kerberos
6 4 (3.88%) Firewall
6 4 (3.88%) SSH
7 3 (2.91%) FCoE
7 3 (2.91%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.94%) SMTP
8 2 (1.94%) SSL
9 1 (0.97%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.97%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.97%) HTTP
9 1 (0.97%) Internet
9 1 (0.97%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.83%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.88%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.91%) ObjectStore
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.94%) Informix
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.97%) DB2
6 1 (0.97%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) JIRA
2 3 (2.91%) Subversion
3 2 (1.94%) Toad
4 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.97%) GitLab
4 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
General
1 48 (46.60%) Finance
2 38 (36.89%) Banking
3 7 (6.80%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.91%) Advertising
5 2 (1.94%) Electronics
5 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.94%) Marketing
5 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Games
6 1 (0.97%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (64.08%) Administrator
2 42 (40.78%) Systems Administrator
3 32 (31.07%) Unix Administrator
4 27 (26.21%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 24 (23.30%) Linux Administrator
6 15 (14.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 14 (13.59%) Unix Engineer
8 12 (11.65%) VMWare Administrator
9 11 (10.68%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Backup Administrator
10 5 (4.85%) DBA
10 5 (4.85%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (4.85%) Senior VMWare Administrator
10 5 (4.85%) Solaris Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Veritas Engineer
11 4 (3.88%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.88%) Windows Administrator
11 4 (3.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
12 3 (2.91%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) Web Services
2 3 (2.91%) Middleware
3 1 (0.97%) Django
3 1 (0.97%) J2EE
3 1 (0.97%) JSP
3 1 (0.97%) Kafka
3 1 (0.97%) LAMP
3 1 (0.97%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.97%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.42%) Clustering
2 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.85%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.91%) Derivative
5 3 (2.91%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.91%) Fintech
6 2 (1.94%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.94%) Equities
6 2 (1.94%) HACMP
6 2 (1.94%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (0.97%) CMDB
7 1 (0.97%) EPoS
7 1 (0.97%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.97%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.97%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.97%) Replication
7 1 (0.97%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 85 (82.52%) Linux
2 63 (61.17%) Unix
3 62 (60.19%) Solaris
4 38 (36.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (29.13%) SUSE
6 28 (27.18%) Windows
7 15 (14.56%) Windows Server
8 13 (12.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (8.74%) AIX
11 6 (5.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (2.91%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.94%) HPUX
13 2 (1.94%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.97%) CentOS
14 1 (0.97%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.97%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.27%) ITIL
2 14 (13.59%) Change Management
3 13 (12.62%) Configuration Management
4 12 (11.65%) Migration
5 11 (10.68%) Server Building
5 11 (10.68%) Service Management
6 9 (8.74%) High Availability
6 9 (8.74%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (6.80%) Incident Management
7 7 (6.80%) Problem Management
8 6 (5.83%) Kernel Tuning
8 6 (5.83%) Low Latency
9 5 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.85%) Patch Management
9 5 (4.85%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (4.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.88%) Capacity Management
10 4 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (3.88%) Change Control
10 4 (3.88%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.16%) Bash Shell
2 27 (26.21%) Perl
3 22 (21.36%) Shell Script
4 12 (11.65%) PowerShell
5 9 (8.74%) Python
5 9 (8.74%) SQL
6 8 (7.77%) Korn
7 4 (3.88%) Bourne shell
7 4 (3.88%) C-shell
7 4 (3.88%) Ruby
7 4 (3.88%) SystemTap
8 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.94%) Java
10 1 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) RHCE
2 6 (5.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (4.85%) MCSE
3 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.85%) VCAP
3 5 (4.85%) VCP5
3 5 (4.85%) VCP6
3 5 (4.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (3.88%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.94%) RHCT
7 1 (0.97%) Degree
7 1 (0.97%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) SLA
2 4 (3.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.97%) JSP 440
System Software
1 57 (55.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 43 (41.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 30 (29.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (23.30%) NFS
5 12 (11.65%) Active Directory
5 12 (11.65%) VMware ESX
6 11 (10.68%) vSphere
7 8 (7.77%) Samba
8 7 (6.80%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (4.85%) KVM
10 3 (2.91%) vCloud
11 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
11 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.94%) XenServer
12 1 (0.97%) Docker
12 1 (0.97%) Squid
12 1 (0.97%) SRDF
12 1 (0.97%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (33.01%) NetBackup
2 20 (19.42%) Puppet
3 14 (13.59%) Red Hat Satellite
4 9 (8.74%) Nagios
4 9 (8.74%) OpenView
4 9 (8.74%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (6.80%) BladeLogic
6 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (5.83%) Oracle ZFS
6 6 (5.83%) SCCM
7 5 (4.85%) Backup Exec
7 5 (4.85%) Tivoli
7 5 (4.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 4 (3.88%) Control-M
8 4 (3.88%) SCOM
8 4 (3.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (2.91%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (2.91%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (2.91%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 62 (60.19%) HP
2 60 (58.25%) Red Hat
3 47 (45.63%) VMware
4 37 (35.92%) EMC
5 31 (30.10%) IBM
6 23 (22.33%) Sun
7 18 (17.48%) Oracle
8 15 (14.56%) Microsoft
9 13 (12.62%) NetApp
10 11 (10.68%) Cisco
11 10 (9.71%) 3PAR
12 7 (6.80%) Symantec
13 6 (5.83%) Brocade
14 5 (4.85%) Cyber-Ark
14 5 (4.85%) Remedy
14 5 (4.85%) Splunk
15 3 (2.91%) BMC
15 3 (2.91%) Dell
15 3 (2.91%) Hitachi
16 2 (1.94%) Sybase