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 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 243 227 209
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -18
Contract jobs citing Veritas 27 24 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 0.56% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 18
Average daily rate
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£400 £500 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £414 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
- -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
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
4759 4261 4227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.02% 46.59% 48.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2713 2204 2135
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 232 261
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 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 28 August 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
Berkshire +4 11 £288 +43.75%
Buckinghamshire -4 8 - -
Surrey -4 3 £338 -37.20% 1
Hampshire -18 3 £400 -15.78%
Kent +4 2 £500 -1.23%
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 52 (74.29%) Linux
2 42 (60.00%) UNIX
3 34 (48.57%) Solaris
4 32 (45.71%) AIX
5 30 (42.86%) SAN
6 28 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 27 (38.57%) Perl
8 26 (37.14%) Red Hat
8 26 (37.14%) Clustering
8 26 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 24 (34.29%) VMware
10 22 (31.43%) Sun
10 22 (31.43%) Windows
11 21 (30.00%) Oracle
12 19 (27.14%) Symantec
13 18 (25.71%) Finance
13 18 (25.71%) NetBackup
13 18 (25.71%) SQL
13 18 (25.71%) DNS
14 17 (24.29%) HACMP
14 17 (24.29%) Shell Script
14 17 (24.29%) Data Centre
15 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (21.43%) IBM
16 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
17 14 (20.00%) NFS
17 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
19 12 (17.14%) Firewall
19 12 (17.14%) HP

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.71%) Lync
1 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.43%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Radian6
2 1 (1.43%) SAP APO
2 1 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 30 (42.86%) SAN
2 18 (25.71%) DNS
3 12 (17.14%) Firewall
4 9 (12.86%) LDAP
4 9 (12.86%) Broadband
4 9 (12.86%) TCP/IP
4 9 (12.86%) NAS
5 8 (11.43%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (10.00%) FCoE
6 7 (10.00%) iSCSI
7 6 (8.57%) DSLAM
7 6 (8.57%) PPP
7 6 (8.57%) VPN
7 6 (8.57%) Ethernet
7 6 (8.57%) VoIP
7 6 (8.57%) ATM
7 6 (8.57%) xDSL
8 4 (5.71%) DHCP
8 4 (5.71%) DMZ
8 4 (5.71%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.00%) MySQL
2 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 18 (25.71%) Finance
2 9 (12.86%) Banking
2 9 (12.86%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.71%) Marketing
4 3 (4.29%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (18.57%) Administrator
2 10 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (10.00%) Consultant
3 7 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) Developer
4 6 (8.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) UNIX Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Architect
6 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.71%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) UNIX Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) UNIX Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Social Media Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Principal Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Storage Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) Linux Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) HTML
1 1 (1.43%) XML
1 1 (1.43%) XSL
1 1 (1.43%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 26 (37.14%) Clustering
2 17 (24.29%) HACMP
2 17 (24.29%) Data Centre
3 14 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.14%) Client/Server
5 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (5.71%) Social Media
6 4 (5.71%) PKI
7 3 (4.29%) Device Driver
7 3 (4.29%) LPAR
8 2 (2.86%) Replication
9 1 (1.43%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 52 (74.29%) Linux
2 42 (60.00%) UNIX
3 34 (48.57%) Solaris
4 32 (45.71%) AIX
5 26 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (31.43%) Windows
7 7 (10.00%) HPUX
8 5 (7.14%) VMS
9 2 (2.86%) NetWare
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.86%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (14.29%) Change Management
2 10 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 9 (12.86%) Performance Analysis
3 9 (12.86%) ITIL
3 9 (12.86%) Migration
4 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.57%) OO
4 6 (8.57%) Data Migration
5 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 5 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.14%) Project Management
5 5 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 4 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (5.71%) Service Management
6 4 (5.71%) Information Management
6 4 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.71%) Marketing Strategy
6 4 (5.71%) Social Media Marketing
6 4 (5.71%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) Perl
2 18 (25.71%) SQL
3 17 (24.29%) Shell Script
4 9 (12.86%) Python
5 6 (8.57%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.29%) sed
6 3 (4.29%) AWK
6 3 (4.29%) C
6 3 (4.29%) C++
6 3 (4.29%) Java
7 2 (2.86%) Korn
8 1 (1.43%) XPath
8 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.71%) Degree
3 10 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.57%) CCNP
4 6 (8.57%) CCNA
4 6 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (8.57%) Sun Certification
4 6 (8.57%) SCSA
5 4 (5.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (20.00%) NFS
4 11 (15.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 9 (12.86%) Veritas File System
5 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
5 9 (12.86%) VMware ESX
6 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.86%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 18 (25.71%) NetBackup
2 10 (14.29%) Puppet
3 9 (12.86%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (11.43%) Oracle ZFS
5 6 (8.57%) Tivoli
6 5 (7.14%) Netcool
6 5 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (7.14%) Control-M
7 4 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (5.71%) Backup Exec
7 4 (5.71%) WSUS
7 4 (5.71%) SCOM
7 4 (5.71%) SCVMM
7 4 (5.71%) OpenView
7 4 (5.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (2.86%) SnapMirror
9 1 (1.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 26 (37.14%) Red Hat
2 24 (34.29%) VMware
3 22 (31.43%) Sun
4 21 (30.00%) Oracle
5 19 (27.14%) Symantec
6 15 (21.43%) IBM
6 15 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 12 (17.14%) HP
8 7 (10.00%) SAP
9 6 (8.57%) EMC
9 6 (8.57%) Citrix
9 6 (8.57%) Huawei
10 5 (7.14%) 3PAR
10 5 (7.14%) Informatica
11 4 (5.71%) Cognos
11 4 (5.71%) Spiceworks
11 4 (5.71%) Eloqua
11 4 (5.71%) Facebook
11 4 (5.71%) Twitter
11 4 (5.71%) Sophos