The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 219 208 214
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing Veritas 24 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.66% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 22
Average daily rate
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£500 £394 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £335 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+15.70% +98.36%
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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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4307 4272 4879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.16% 48.86% 49.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2233 2162 2121
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 263 294
Average hourly rate £16.72 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Veritas
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Veritas Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Veritas
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Veritas Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Veritas
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 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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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
Hampshire -3 13 £475 +36.69% 2
Kent -5 4 £506 +2.53%
Surrey -11 4 £538 +34.37% 3
Berkshire +4 3 £200 -52.94% 6
Oxfordshire - 1 £425 -
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England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 32 (72.73%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Linux
3 24 (54.55%) AIX
4 23 (52.27%) UNIX
4 23 (52.27%) Clustering
5 22 (50.00%) Solaris
6 20 (45.45%) VMware
7 19 (43.18%) Perl
8 17 (38.64%) SQL
9 16 (36.36%) Citrix
10 15 (34.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
11 14 (31.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 13 (29.55%) SAN
13 11 (25.00%) Red Hat
13 11 (25.00%) C
13 11 (25.00%) Shell Script
14 10 (22.73%) C++
14 10 (22.73%) Java
14 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
14 10 (22.73%) HP
14 10 (22.73%) EMC
14 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (20.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
15 9 (20.45%) Puppet
15 9 (20.45%) HACMP
15 9 (20.45%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (20.45%) Firewall

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (9.09%) IIS
5 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.55%) Apache
6 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) SAN
2 9 (20.45%) Firewall
3 8 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 5 (11.36%) DNS
5 5 (11.36%) DHCP
6 4 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.82%) LDAP
7 3 (6.82%) FCoE
8 2 (4.55%) NAS
9 1 (2.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (9.09%) MySQL
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) Informix
6 1 (2.27%) SQLPlus
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) WinRunner
1 6 (13.64%) TestDirector
1 6 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (13.64%) Analyst
1 6 (13.64%) Test Analyst
1 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Administrator
3 4 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Architect
3 4 (9.09%) Linux Support
4 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) DBA
4 3 (6.82%) Test Specialist
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Support Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) YAML
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) Flash
2 1 (2.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (52.27%) Clustering
2 9 (20.45%) HACMP
3 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.27%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.27%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (72.73%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Linux
3 24 (54.55%) AIX
4 23 (52.27%) UNIX
5 22 (50.00%) Solaris
6 15 (34.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (18.18%) HPUX
9 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (13.64%) Windows XP
11 5 (11.36%) Windows 2000
11 5 (11.36%) NetWare
12 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
12 3 (6.82%) OpenVMS
13 2 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (13.64%) Test Automation
3 4 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (6.82%) Software Testing
4 3 (6.82%) Project Management
4 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
4 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) DevOps
5 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL
5 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.55%) ERP
5 2 (4.55%) BCP
5 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.27%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.27%) Database Security
6 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) Perl
2 17 (38.64%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) C
3 11 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 10 (22.73%) C++
4 10 (22.73%) Java
5 7 (15.91%) Korn
6 6 (13.64%) Bash Shell
7 4 (9.09%) Ruby
7 4 (9.09%) PHP
8 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.55%) VB
8 2 (4.55%) Python
9 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.27%) Bourne shell
9 1 (2.27%) AWK
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.64%) ISEB
4 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 8 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 5 (11.36%) NFS
5 5 (11.36%) GPFS
6 3 (6.82%) vSphere
6 3 (6.82%) vCloud
6 3 (6.82%) XenApp
6 3 (6.82%) Veritas File System
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (2.27%) Xen
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) NetBackup
1 9 (20.45%) Puppet
2 8 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (15.91%) Tivoli
3 7 (15.91%) Netcool
3 7 (15.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (13.64%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (11.36%) Backup Exec
6 4 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (6.82%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (4.55%) SCCM
9 1 (2.27%) Cobbler
9 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (2.27%) Control-M
9 1 (2.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) VMware
2 16 (36.36%) Citrix
3 11 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 10 (22.73%) HP
4 10 (22.73%) EMC
5 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 8 (18.18%) Oracle
6 6 (13.64%) IBM
6 6 (13.64%) Symantec
6 6 (13.64%) McAfee
7 5 (11.36%) Hitachi
7 5 (11.36%) Cisco
7 5 (11.36%) Sun
7 5 (11.36%) Compaq
8 3 (6.82%) Sophos
8 3 (6.82%) Acronis
9 2 (4.55%) Altiris
9 2 (4.55%) SAP
9 2 (4.55%) JBoss
9 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
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