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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 217 208 216
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Veritas 29 32 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.74% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 22
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£456 £381 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.67% -7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £343 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £15.64
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +127.05%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4358 4304 4983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.01% 49.22% 49.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2276 2186 2152
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £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 260 251 289
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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
(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
Hampshire +3 16 £365 -1.35%
Berkshire +7 5 £200 -52.94% 4
Surrey -3 5 £525 +31.25%
Kent -5 4 £506 +2.53%
Oxfordshire - 1 £425 -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Home Counties - - - -
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 37 (78.72%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Linux
3 24 (51.06%) Clustering
4 22 (46.81%) VMware
4 22 (46.81%) AIX
4 22 (46.81%) Solaris
4 22 (46.81%) UNIX
5 20 (42.55%) Citrix
6 18 (38.30%) Perl
7 17 (36.17%) SQL
7 17 (36.17%) SAN
8 16 (34.04%) NetBackup
8 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
9 15 (31.91%) EMC
9 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
10 14 (29.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (27.66%) HP
11 13 (27.66%) C
12 12 (25.53%) Red Hat
12 12 (25.53%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (23.40%) Firewall
13 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (21.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
14 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
14 10 (21.28%) DHCP
14 10 (21.28%) C++
14 10 (21.28%) Java

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (12.77%) IIS
4 5 (10.64%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.26%) Apache
6 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.17%) SAN
2 11 (23.40%) Firewall
3 10 (21.28%) DHCP
4 9 (19.15%) DNS
5 8 (17.02%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (8.51%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.38%) NAS
7 3 (6.38%) FCoE
7 3 (6.38%) LDAP
7 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.26%) IPsec
8 2 (4.26%) Connectrix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (8.51%) MySQL
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.13%) Informix
8 1 (2.13%) SQLPlus
8 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) WinRunner
1 5 (10.64%) TestDirector
1 5 (10.64%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.26%) Toad
General
1 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.26%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (17.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Test Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Architect
4 4 (8.51%) Administrator
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Linux Support
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) DBA
5 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Test Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) YAML
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) Flash
2 1 (2.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (51.06%) Clustering
2 7 (14.89%) HACMP
3 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.38%) Fat Client
4 3 (6.38%) Thin Client
5 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.26%) Replication
5 2 (4.26%) CLARiiON
5 2 (4.26%) EMC Centera
6 1 (2.13%) PKI
6 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.13%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.13%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 37 (78.72%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Linux
3 22 (46.81%) AIX
3 22 (46.81%) UNIX
3 22 (46.81%) Solaris
4 14 (29.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (17.02%) HPUX
7 7 (14.89%) Windows 2000
8 5 (10.64%) Windows XP
8 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
8 5 (10.64%) NetWare
9 3 (6.38%) OpenVMS
10 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
3 4 (8.51%) Migration
3 4 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.38%) Test Scripting
4 3 (6.38%) Software Testing
4 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.38%) Project Management
4 3 (6.38%) ITIL
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.26%) ERP
5 2 (4.26%) BCP
5 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.26%) Software Distribution
5 2 (4.26%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.26%) DevOps
6 1 (2.13%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) Perl
2 17 (36.17%) SQL
3 13 (27.66%) C
4 10 (21.28%) C++
4 10 (21.28%) Java
4 10 (21.28%) Shell Script
5 9 (19.15%) Korn
6 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
7 4 (8.51%) Ruby
7 4 (8.51%) Bourne shell
7 4 (8.51%) PHP
7 4 (8.51%) VB
8 2 (4.26%) Python
8 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.13%) AWK
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.28%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.64%) ISEB
4 3 (6.38%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 15 (31.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (21.28%) VMware ESX
2 10 (21.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 8 (17.02%) NFS
4 6 (12.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (10.64%) vSphere
5 5 (10.64%) vCloud
5 5 (10.64%) GPFS
6 4 (8.51%) Veritas File System
7 3 (6.38%) XenApp
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
8 2 (4.26%) SRDF
9 1 (2.13%) Sendmail
9 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (2.13%) Samba
9 1 (2.13%) Xen
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (34.04%) NetBackup
2 8 (17.02%) Tivoli
3 7 (14.89%) Netcool
3 7 (14.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (14.89%) Backup Exec
4 5 (10.64%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (10.64%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (10.64%) Puppet
4 5 (10.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (8.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 4 (8.51%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (6.38%) Nagios
7 2 (4.26%) SCCM
7 2 (4.26%) EMC TimeFinder
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Legato
8 1 (2.13%) EMC Navisphere
8 1 (2.13%) Control-M
8 1 (2.13%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (2.13%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) VMware
2 20 (42.55%) Citrix
3 15 (31.91%) EMC
4 13 (27.66%) HP
5 12 (25.53%) Red Hat
6 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
7 9 (19.15%) IBM
7 9 (19.15%) Symantec
8 8 (17.02%) Oracle
9 6 (12.77%) Cisco
9 6 (12.77%) Sun
10 5 (10.64%) Compaq
10 5 (10.64%) Hitachi
10 5 (10.64%) McAfee
10 5 (10.64%) Sophos
10 5 (10.64%) Acronis
11 4 (8.51%) Altiris
12 3 (6.38%) Isilon
12 3 (6.38%) NetApp
13 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint