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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 347 364 316
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -48
Contract jobs citing Veritas 61 51 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.24% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.53% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 38 58
Average daily rate £425 £444 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £35.63 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+41.75% +137.50%
Veritas
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
8591 9589 9860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.57% 45.21% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 6357 6319
Average daily rate £438 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 198 221
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.63% +2.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +49 26 £420 -1.17% 3
Harrow - 1 £463 -
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 99 (73.33%) Solaris
2 87 (64.44%) Unix
3 70 (51.85%) Linux
4 63 (46.67%) Finance
5 59 (43.70%) Oracle
6 52 (38.52%) Red Hat
7 46 (34.07%) Perl
8 41 (30.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 41 (30.37%) SQL
9 39 (28.89%) EMC
9 39 (28.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 39 (28.89%) Banking
10 37 (27.41%) SAN
10 37 (27.41%) Performance Monitoring
11 36 (26.67%) Windows
12 34 (25.19%) SQL Server
12 34 (25.19%) NFS
12 34 (25.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 31 (22.96%) HP
14 30 (22.22%) Microsoft
15 29 (21.48%) IBM
16 28 (20.74%) Shell Script
17 27 (20.00%) SCOM
17 27 (20.00%) Windows Server
18 26 (19.26%) SQL Server 2008
18 26 (19.26%) SQL Server 2005
18 26 (19.26%) Performance Tuning
19 25 (18.52%) Puppet
19 25 (18.52%) Sybase
20 24 (17.78%) Replication

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.22%) Apache
4 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.74%) JBoss
5 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.96%) MS Office
2 3 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 37 (27.41%) SAN
2 18 (13.33%) LDAP
2 18 (13.33%) NAS
3 16 (11.85%) DNS
4 13 (9.63%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.44%) FTP
5 6 (4.44%) SSH
6 4 (2.96%) Kerberos
7 3 (2.22%) Firewall
7 3 (2.22%) HTTP
7 3 (2.22%) Internet
7 3 (2.22%) SMTP
7 3 (2.22%) SSL
7 3 (2.22%) VPN
8 1 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.74%) MPLS
8 1 (0.74%) Network Security
8 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.19%) SQL Server
2 26 (19.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 26 (19.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (8.89%) Oracle Database
5 9 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (4.44%) Sybase ASE
7 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.96%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.96%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.22%) MySQL
9 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.74%) Informix
10 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Toad
2 1 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 63 (46.67%) Finance
2 39 (28.89%) Banking
3 23 (17.04%) Investment Banking
4 13 (9.63%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.22%) Front Office
5 3 (2.22%) Games
6 2 (1.48%) Law
7 1 (0.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (40.74%) Administrator
2 47 (34.81%) Unix Administrator
3 45 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
4 44 (32.59%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 22 (16.30%) Solaris Administrator
6 21 (15.56%) Linux Administrator
7 19 (14.07%) DBA
7 19 (14.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 19 (14.07%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 15 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
9 13 (9.63%) Consultant
9 13 (9.63%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
10 11 (8.15%) SQL DBA
11 8 (5.93%) Analyst
11 8 (5.93%) Sybase DBA
12 7 (5.19%) Architect
13 6 (4.44%) Operations Analyst
13 6 (4.44%) Sybase Consultant
14 5 (3.70%) DevOps Administrator
14 5 (3.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.22%) Middleware
2 1 (0.74%) LAMP
2 1 (0.74%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (0.74%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.78%) Replication
2 16 (11.85%) Clustering
3 13 (9.63%) Hedge funds
4 10 (7.41%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.96%) CLARiiON
7 3 (2.22%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.48%) CMDB
8 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.48%) IBM XIV
8 2 (1.48%) User Experience
9 1 (0.74%) Celerra
9 1 (0.74%) EMC Centera
9 1 (0.74%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.74%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.74%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 99 (73.33%) Solaris
2 87 (64.44%) Unix
3 70 (51.85%) Linux
4 41 (30.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 36 (26.67%) Windows
6 27 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 20 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (13.33%) SUSE
9 8 (5.93%) AIX
10 1 (0.74%) CatOS
10 1 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.74%) HPUX
10 1 (0.74%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.41%) Performance Monitoring
2 26 (19.26%) Performance Tuning
3 22 (16.30%) Patch Management
4 13 (9.63%) Migration
5 12 (8.89%) Project Management
5 12 (8.89%) Service Delivery
6 11 (8.15%) People Management
6 11 (8.15%) Problem Management
7 10 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (5.93%) Line Management
9 7 (5.19%) Coaching
10 6 (4.44%) Capacity Management
10 6 (4.44%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.44%) DevOps
10 6 (4.44%) Service Management
10 6 (4.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (3.70%) Database Tuning
11 5 (3.70%) ITIL
11 5 (3.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 46 (34.07%) Perl
2 41 (30.37%) SQL
3 28 (20.74%) Shell Script
4 15 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 15 (11.11%) Korn
5 11 (8.15%) Python
6 9 (6.67%) C-shell
6 9 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.44%) Bourne shell
7 6 (4.44%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.74%) Java
8 1 (0.74%) Lisp
8 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.48%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (0.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) OCA
2 1 (0.74%) OCP
2 1 (0.74%) RHCE
2 1 (0.74%) RHCSA
2 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (28.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 34 (25.19%) NFS
2 34 (25.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 13 (9.63%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (7.41%) VMware ESX
5 9 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (5.93%) Samba
7 7 (5.19%) vSphere
8 6 (4.44%) Active Directory
8 6 (4.44%) Hyper-V
9 4 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.48%) Veritas File System
11 1 (0.74%) Firmware
11 1 (0.74%) KVM
11 1 (0.74%) SRDF
11 1 (0.74%) vCloud
11 1 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (20.00%) SCOM
2 25 (18.52%) Puppet
3 16 (11.85%) NetBackup
4 10 (7.41%) Control-M
5 9 (6.67%) Backup Exec
5 9 (6.67%) Tivoli
6 8 (5.93%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (5.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (4.44%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (3.70%) yum
10 4 (2.96%) BladeLogic
10 4 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
11 3 (2.22%) OpenView
11 3 (2.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 2 (1.48%) Data Guard
12 2 (1.48%) EMC NetWorker
12 2 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.74%) Cobbler
13 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 59 (43.70%) Oracle
2 52 (38.52%) Red Hat
3 39 (28.89%) EMC
4 31 (22.96%) HP
5 30 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 29 (21.48%) IBM
7 25 (18.52%) Sybase
8 23 (17.04%) VMware
9 21 (15.56%) Sun
10 9 (6.67%) NetApp
11 7 (5.19%) SAP
12 6 (4.44%) BMC
12 6 (4.44%) Cisco
13 4 (2.96%) 3PAR
13 4 (2.96%) Cyber-Ark
13 4 (2.96%) Siebel
13 4 (2.96%) Splunk
14 2 (1.48%) Brocade
14 2 (1.48%) CommVault
14 2 (1.48%) Remedy
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