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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 216 232 219
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs citing Veritas 43 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 0.46% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 17
Average daily rate
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£439 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £360
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +33.33%
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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
4642 4609 4037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.12% 47.63% 48.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2476 2303 1969
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 277 323
Average hourly rate £18.55 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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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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
Hampshire +5 22 £368 - 1
Kent - 8 £488 - 1
Surrey +3 5 £300 -37.66%
Berkshire -8 5 - - 2
Buckinghamshire -4 3 £369 -
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England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 69 (89.61%) Linux
2 47 (61.04%) UNIX
3 45 (58.44%) Windows
3 45 (58.44%) AIX
4 42 (54.55%) SAN
5 41 (53.25%) Perl
6 40 (51.95%) Solaris
7 39 (50.65%) VMware
8 38 (49.35%) Clustering
9 33 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 31 (40.26%) Red Hat
11 28 (36.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 24 (31.17%) IBM
13 23 (29.87%) Fibre Channel
14 21 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
14 21 (27.27%) HACMP
14 21 (27.27%) Shell Script
15 20 (25.97%) Sun
15 20 (25.97%) HP
15 20 (25.97%) Software Testing
16 18 (23.38%) DNS
16 18 (23.38%) NetBackup
17 17 (22.08%) TCP/IP
17 17 (22.08%) LDAP
17 17 (22.08%) Oracle
18 16 (20.78%) iSCSI
18 16 (20.78%) FCoE
19 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
19 14 (18.18%) C
19 14 (18.18%) C++

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 5 (6.49%) Apache
1 5 (6.49%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.60%) Lync
3 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 42 (54.55%) SAN
2 23 (29.87%) Fibre Channel
3 18 (23.38%) DNS
4 17 (22.08%) TCP/IP
4 17 (22.08%) LDAP
5 16 (20.78%) iSCSI
5 16 (20.78%) FCoE
6 10 (12.99%) Firewall
7 7 (9.09%) NAS
8 5 (6.49%) SSH
9 4 (5.19%) DHCP
10 3 (3.90%) Ethernet
10 3 (3.90%) FTP
10 3 (3.90%) PPP
10 3 (3.90%) ATM
10 3 (3.90%) Broadband
10 3 (3.90%) VoIP
10 3 (3.90%) IPsec
10 3 (3.90%) DSLAM
10 3 (3.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) MySQL
1 7 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.90%) WinRunner
2 3 (3.90%) TestDirector
2 3 (3.90%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Banking
2 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (22.08%) Administrator
2 14 (18.18%) UNIX Administrator
3 11 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (12.99%) Developer
5 9 (11.69%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.39%) UNIX Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Test Specialist
7 7 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 7 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.49%) Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.49%) Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) UNIX Consultant
11 3 (3.90%) UNIX Support
11 3 (3.90%) Linux Support
11 3 (3.90%) Linux Support Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) Flash
2 1 (1.30%) HTML
2 1 (1.30%) XML
2 1 (1.30%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (49.35%) Clustering
2 21 (27.27%) HACMP
3 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.19%) Device Driver
5 3 (3.90%) PKI
6 2 (2.60%) PDA
6 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 69 (89.61%) Linux
2 47 (61.04%) UNIX
3 45 (58.44%) Windows
3 45 (58.44%) AIX
4 40 (51.95%) Solaris
5 33 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (14.29%) HPUX
7 8 (10.39%) NetWare
8 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (7.79%) SUSE
10 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
11 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (3.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) Software Testing
2 13 (16.88%) Test Automation
3 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 10 (12.99%) OO
6 9 (11.69%) ITIL
7 8 (10.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.49%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (6.49%) Project Management
9 4 (5.19%) Migration
9 4 (5.19%) Performance Testing
9 4 (5.19%) Test Scripting
10 3 (3.90%) System Testing
10 3 (3.90%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.90%) Software Distribution
10 3 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.90%) Change Management
10 3 (3.90%) Incident Management
11 2 (2.60%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (53.25%) Perl
2 21 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 14 (18.18%) C
3 14 (18.18%) C++
4 13 (16.88%) SQL
4 13 (16.88%) Bash Shell
5 12 (15.58%) Java
6 10 (12.99%) Korn
7 7 (9.09%) Python
8 2 (2.60%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.30%) XPath
9 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 7 (9.09%) Sun Certification
2 7 (9.09%) SCSA
3 6 (7.79%) MCSE
3 6 (7.79%) CCNA
3 6 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.49%) Degree
5 3 (3.90%) CCNP
5 3 (3.90%) HNC
5 3 (3.90%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.90%) RHCSA
6 2 (2.60%) HND
6 2 (2.60%) MCSA
6 2 (2.60%) MCTS
6 2 (2.60%) MCITP
6 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (36.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 21 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 12 (15.58%) NFS
5 11 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 8 (10.39%) Veritas File System
6 8 (10.39%) GPFS
7 6 (7.79%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.90%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.30%) UAG
10 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (1.30%) Xen
10 1 (1.30%) Samba
10 1 (1.30%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 18 (23.38%) NetBackup
2 11 (14.29%) Tivoli
3 9 (11.69%) Puppet
3 9 (11.69%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (7.79%) Netcool
4 6 (7.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 5 (6.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (5.19%) Control-M
6 4 (5.19%) OpenView
7 3 (3.90%) Nagios
7 3 (3.90%) Backup Exec
7 3 (3.90%) WSUS
7 3 (3.90%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (3.90%) YaST
7 3 (3.90%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (3.90%) SCOM
8 2 (2.60%) SCVMM
8 2 (2.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (1.30%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 39 (50.65%) VMware
2 31 (40.26%) Red Hat
3 24 (31.17%) IBM
4 20 (25.97%) Sun
4 20 (25.97%) HP
5 17 (22.08%) Oracle
6 13 (16.88%) Symantec
7 12 (15.58%) Citrix
8 10 (12.99%) EMC
8 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
9 7 (9.09%) Compaq
9 7 (9.09%) Hitachi
10 4 (5.19%) Dell
10 4 (5.19%) SAP
11 3 (3.90%) Remedy
11 3 (3.90%) McAfee
11 3 (3.90%) Altiris
11 3 (3.90%) Huawei
12 2 (2.60%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.60%) Isilon
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