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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 29 June 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 197 212 233
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +21
Contract jobs citing Veritas 68 51 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.76% 0.54% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.57% 1.14% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 18 6
Median daily rate £390 £406 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +10.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £358 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £40.00 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
4344 4473 4239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.76% 47.48% 47.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2543 2454 2097
Median daily rate £400 £391 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 232 232
Median hourly rate £19.61 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.03 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Veritas as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Veritas Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +7 20 £425 +54.54%
Berkshire +10 19 £275 -34.32% 1
Hampshire +7 16 £465 +16.25%
West Sussex - 10 £365 -
Kent +3 2 £450 -10.00%
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 132 (78.11%) Linux
2 117 (69.23%) Unix
3 106 (62.72%) Solaris
4 95 (56.21%) SAN
5 80 (47.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 70 (41.42%) Oracle
6 70 (41.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 67 (39.64%) NetBackup
8 64 (37.87%) Red Hat
9 63 (37.28%) EMC
10 55 (32.54%) Clustering
11 53 (31.36%) Fibre Channel
12 51 (30.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 50 (29.59%) Windows
14 49 (28.99%) Disaster Recovery
15 48 (28.40%) Sun
16 47 (27.81%) Perl
17 44 (26.04%) VMware
18 43 (25.44%) AIX
19 42 (24.85%) Finance
20 39 (23.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
20 39 (23.08%) High Availability
21 38 (22.49%) Brocade
22 35 (20.71%) StorageTek
23 33 (19.53%) EMC VMAX
23 33 (19.53%) Oracle ZFS
24 32 (18.93%) Active Directory
25 30 (17.75%) MySQL
26 29 (17.16%) Red Hat Satellite
27 28 (16.57%) Shell Script

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (8.88%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (4.73%) Live Communications Server
3 8 (4.73%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.14%) TPMS
5 6 (3.55%) IIS
6 5 (2.96%) Apache
7 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (5.33%) MS Office
2 2 (1.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.55%) Office 365
2 3 (1.78%) SaaS
3 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 95 (56.21%) SAN
2 53 (31.36%) Fibre Channel
3 25 (14.79%) LDAP
4 22 (13.02%) DNS
5 19 (11.24%) TCP/IP
6 18 (10.65%) NAS
7 16 (9.47%) DHCP
8 8 (4.73%) FCoE
8 8 (4.73%) iSCSI
9 5 (2.96%) IPsec
10 4 (2.37%) Firewall
10 4 (2.37%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.18%) Broadband
11 2 (1.18%) FTP
11 2 (1.18%) SSH
12 1 (0.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.75%) MySQL
2 27 (15.98%) VLDB
3 26 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 21 (12.43%) OLTP
5 12 (7.10%) MS Access
6 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.96%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.96%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.96%) Sybase IQ
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.59%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.18%) Maven
General
1 42 (24.85%) Finance
2 16 (9.47%) Banking
3 7 (4.14%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 75 (44.38%) Administrator
2 59 (34.91%) Unix Administrator
3 24 (14.20%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (13.61%) Solaris Administrator
5 21 (12.43%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 20 (11.83%) Linux Administrator
7 13 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 11 (6.51%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (5.92%) Architect
9 10 (5.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 10 (5.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 10 (5.92%) Unix Engineer
10 9 (5.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 8 (4.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (4.73%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (4.14%) DBA
12 7 (4.14%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (4.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 7 (4.14%) Senior Unix Administrator
12 7 (4.14%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.78%) Middleware
2 2 (1.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 55 (32.54%) Clustering
2 33 (19.53%) EMC VMAX
3 25 (14.79%) Computer Science
4 24 (14.20%) HACMP
5 11 (6.51%) Data Centre
5 11 (6.51%) Statistics
6 10 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (4.73%) Device Driver
7 8 (4.73%) Fat Client
7 8 (4.73%) Thin Client
8 7 (4.14%) Replication
9 6 (3.55%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (2.96%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.78%) LPAR
12 2 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (1.18%) Mathematics
12 2 (1.18%) Private Cloud
12 2 (1.18%) Symmetrix DMX
12 2 (1.18%) Wiki
13 1 (0.59%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 132 (78.11%) Linux
2 117 (69.23%) Unix
3 106 (62.72%) Solaris
4 80 (47.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 50 (29.59%) Windows
6 43 (25.44%) AIX
7 26 (15.38%) Windows Server
8 21 (12.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (11.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (10.06%) Windows XP
11 11 (6.51%) Windows 7
12 4 (2.37%) HPUX
12 4 (2.37%) NetWare
13 3 (1.78%) SUSE
14 2 (1.18%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (1.18%) VMS
15 1 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.99%) Disaster Recovery
2 39 (23.08%) High Availability
3 27 (15.98%) Migration
4 19 (11.24%) Problem Management
5 15 (8.88%) DevOps
6 13 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 13 (7.69%) Project Management
7 12 (7.10%) Software Engineering
8 11 (6.51%) Change Management
9 10 (5.92%) Data Migration
9 10 (5.92%) ITIL
10 9 (5.33%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (4.73%) Performance Testing
11 8 (4.73%) Software Testing
12 7 (4.14%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (3.55%) CRM
13 6 (3.55%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (3.55%) Server Patching
14 5 (2.96%) Data Protection
14 5 (2.96%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 47 (27.81%) Perl
2 28 (16.57%) Shell Script
3 27 (15.98%) SQL
4 18 (10.65%) Python
5 13 (7.69%) Korn
6 8 (4.73%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.55%) Bourne shell
7 6 (3.55%) C
8 4 (2.37%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.37%) C++
8 4 (2.37%) Java
9 3 (1.78%) AWK
9 3 (1.78%) sed
Qualifications
1 25 (14.79%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.88%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.92%) Degree
3 10 (5.92%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.59%) VCP5
5 1 (0.59%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.96%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (41.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 39 (23.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 32 (18.93%) Active Directory
4 27 (15.98%) GlusterFS
5 23 (13.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (8.28%) NFS
7 9 (5.33%) Veritas File System
8 8 (4.73%) Firmware
9 6 (3.55%) Oracle Clusterware
9 6 (3.55%) VMware ESX
9 6 (3.55%) vSphere
10 5 (2.96%) GPFS
11 4 (2.37%) Hyper-V
12 3 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (1.18%) XenApp
14 1 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.59%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 67 (39.64%) NetBackup
2 51 (30.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 33 (19.53%) Oracle ZFS
4 29 (17.16%) Red Hat Satellite
5 20 (11.83%) Puppet
6 19 (11.24%) Netcool
6 19 (11.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 15 (8.88%) Tivoli
8 13 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (6.51%) Legato
10 8 (4.73%) Unicenter
11 7 (4.14%) yum
12 5 (2.96%) Ansible
12 5 (2.96%) Foglight
13 4 (2.37%) Failover Clustering
13 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Clustering
14 3 (1.78%) vMotion
15 2 (1.18%) Backup Exec
15 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
15 2 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 70 (41.42%) Oracle
2 64 (37.87%) Red Hat
3 63 (37.28%) EMC
4 48 (28.40%) Sun
5 44 (26.04%) VMware
6 38 (22.49%) Brocade
7 35 (20.71%) StorageTek
8 27 (15.98%) HP
9 24 (14.20%) Citrix
9 24 (14.20%) IBM
10 13 (7.69%) NetApp
11 11 (6.51%) Microsoft
11 11 (6.51%) Symantec
12 8 (4.73%) Emulex
12 8 (4.73%) Intel Security
12 8 (4.73%) Meridio
13 7 (4.14%) Cisco
13 7 (4.14%) Dell
13 7 (4.14%) Sybase
14 6 (3.55%) 3PAR