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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 210 221 207
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs citing Veritas 43 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 0.50% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 19
Average daily rate
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£413 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £377 £413
% change year-on-year
+2.92% -8.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +97.36%
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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
4266 4175 4034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.82% 47.28% 50.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2325 2068 1994
Average daily rate £388 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £176 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 244 315
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +14 16 £400 - 1
Kent - 9 £500 - 1
Surrey +7 8 £275 -42.85% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 5 £369 -
Berkshire -3 4 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 £345 -
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England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 70 (86.42%) Linux
2 51 (62.96%) AIX
3 50 (61.73%) Windows
4 45 (55.56%) Perl
4 45 (55.56%) SAN
5 42 (51.85%) VMware
6 38 (46.91%) UNIX
7 37 (45.68%) Solaris
8 34 (41.98%) Clustering
9 28 (34.57%) Fibre Channel
10 27 (33.33%) Software Testing
10 27 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (30.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 24 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 24 (29.63%) Red Hat
13 23 (28.40%) IBM
13 23 (28.40%) Shell Script
14 21 (25.93%) iSCSI
14 21 (25.93%) FCoE
15 19 (23.46%) HACMP
16 18 (22.22%) SQL
17 17 (20.99%) Sun
18 16 (19.75%) HP
18 16 (19.75%) Oracle
18 16 (19.75%) NetBackup
18 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
19 15 (18.52%) DNS
19 15 (18.52%) Test Automation
20 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (4.94%) Lync
1 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.70%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.70%) Apache
2 3 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 45 (55.56%) SAN
2 28 (34.57%) Fibre Channel
3 21 (25.93%) iSCSI
3 21 (25.93%) FCoE
4 15 (18.52%) DNS
5 12 (14.81%) LDAP
6 11 (13.58%) TCP/IP
7 10 (12.35%) NAS
8 9 (11.11%) Firewall
9 5 (6.17%) IPsec
10 4 (4.94%) DSLAM
10 4 (4.94%) ATM
10 4 (4.94%) Broadband
10 4 (4.94%) VoIP
10 4 (4.94%) PPP
10 4 (4.94%) VPN
10 4 (4.94%) DHCP
10 4 (4.94%) Ethernet
10 4 (4.94%) xDSL
11 2 (2.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.41%) MySQL
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (3.70%) WinRunner
2 3 (3.70%) TestDirector
2 3 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (18.52%) Administrator
2 13 (16.05%) Developer
3 11 (13.58%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (12.35%) Test Specialist
5 9 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
6 7 (8.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.64%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Consultant
7 6 (7.41%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.17%) UNIX Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.94%) UNIX Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Perl Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Linux Consultant
9 4 (4.94%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) XML
1 1 (1.23%) XSL
1 1 (1.23%) HTML
1 1 (1.23%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 34 (41.98%) Clustering
2 19 (23.46%) HACMP
3 13 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.64%) Device Driver
5 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.17%) PKI
6 4 (4.94%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.47%) PDA
9 1 (1.23%) CMDB
9 1 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 70 (86.42%) Linux
2 51 (62.96%) AIX
3 50 (61.73%) Windows
4 38 (46.91%) UNIX
5 37 (45.68%) Solaris
6 24 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (9.88%) HPUX
7 8 (9.88%) NetWare
8 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.70%) SUSE
11 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.52%) Test Automation
4 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
5 13 (16.05%) OO
6 10 (12.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (11.11%) ITIL
8 8 (9.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (8.64%) Performance Testing
10 6 (7.41%) Server Building
11 5 (6.17%) Software Distribution
11 5 (6.17%) Change Management
11 5 (6.17%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.17%) Project Management
12 4 (4.94%) System Testing
12 4 (4.94%) Test Scripting
12 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (4.94%) Performance Analysis
13 3 (3.70%) Functional Testing
13 3 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 45 (55.56%) Perl
2 23 (28.40%) Shell Script
3 18 (22.22%) SQL
4 13 (16.05%) C
4 13 (16.05%) C++
4 13 (16.05%) Java
5 12 (14.81%) Bash Shell
6 8 (9.88%) Python
6 8 (9.88%) Korn
7 1 (1.23%) XPath
7 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 9 (11.11%) Degree
3 7 (8.64%) SCSA
3 7 (8.64%) Sun Certification
4 4 (4.94%) HND
4 4 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.94%) CCNP
4 4 (4.94%) CCNA
5 3 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.70%) MCSE
6 2 (2.47%) MCSA
6 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.47%) MCTS
6 2 (2.47%) MCITP
7 1 (1.23%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.23%) ISEB
System Software
1 27 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (30.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 12 (14.81%) Active Directory
4 10 (12.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 8 (9.88%) NFS
5 8 (9.88%) GPFS
6 7 (8.64%) Veritas File System
6 7 (8.64%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.23%) UAG
9 1 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.23%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 16 (19.75%) NetBackup
2 13 (16.05%) Tivoli
3 8 (9.88%) Netcool
3 8 (9.88%) Puppet
3 8 (9.88%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (8.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (6.17%) SCOM
5 5 (6.17%) WSUS
5 5 (6.17%) Backup Exec
6 4 (4.94%) Control-M
6 4 (4.94%) SCVMM
6 4 (4.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (3.70%) OpenView
8 2 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.23%) SCDPM
9 1 (1.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (1.23%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 42 (51.85%) VMware
2 24 (29.63%) Red Hat
3 23 (28.40%) IBM
4 17 (20.99%) Sun
5 16 (19.75%) HP
5 16 (19.75%) Oracle
6 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
7 11 (13.58%) Citrix
8 10 (12.35%) Symantec
9 8 (9.88%) EMC
10 7 (8.64%) Compaq
10 7 (8.64%) Hitachi
11 6 (7.41%) SAP
12 4 (4.94%) Sophos
12 4 (4.94%) Informatica
12 4 (4.94%) Huawei
13 3 (3.70%) Dell
13 3 (3.70%) McAfee
14 2 (2.47%) Remedy
14 2 (2.47%) Cognos