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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 217 222 233
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs citing Veritas 51 44 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.46% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.18% 0.97% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 6
Median daily rate £388 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £281 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £353 £348
% change year-on-year
+4.43% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
4310 4541 4209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.47% 47.58% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2508 2526 2064
Median daily rate £390 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 210 241
Median hourly rate £17.45 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.36 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £39.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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 23 July 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
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 23 July 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
Berkshire +6 20 £275 -4.34% 4
Hampshire +10 12 £465 +16.25%
Surrey -1 10 £390 +41.81% 1
West Sussex - 9 £365 -
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 111 (77.62%) Linux
2 96 (67.13%) Unix
3 95 (66.43%) Solaris
4 83 (58.04%) SAN
5 64 (44.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 62 (43.36%) NetBackup
7 59 (41.26%) Oracle
8 56 (39.16%) Red Hat
9 54 (37.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 53 (37.06%) EMC
11 46 (32.17%) Fibre Channel
12 44 (30.77%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 44 (30.77%) Sun
12 44 (30.77%) Windows
13 40 (27.97%) Clustering
14 36 (25.17%) Disaster Recovery
15 35 (24.48%) Perl
16 34 (23.78%) AIX
17 33 (23.08%) VMware
18 32 (22.38%) Brocade
19 31 (21.68%) Finance
19 31 (21.68%) High Availability
20 30 (20.98%) StorageTek
21 29 (20.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
21 29 (20.28%) EMC VMAX
22 28 (19.58%) Oracle ZFS
22 28 (19.58%) Active Directory
23 26 (18.18%) HP
23 26 (18.18%) MySQL
24 25 (17.48%) SQL

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 14 (9.79%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (5.59%) Live Communications Server
3 7 (4.90%) TPMS
4 6 (4.20%) IIS
4 6 (4.20%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.10%) Apache
6 2 (1.40%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.70%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.70%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 10 (6.99%) MS Office
2 2 (1.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.80%) Office 365
2 3 (2.10%) SaaS
3 2 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 83 (58.04%) SAN
2 46 (32.17%) Fibre Channel
3 19 (13.29%) NAS
4 17 (11.89%) LDAP
5 15 (10.49%) DHCP
5 15 (10.49%) DNS
6 13 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 8 (5.59%) FCoE
7 8 (5.59%) iSCSI
8 5 (3.50%) IPsec
9 4 (2.80%) Unified Communications
10 3 (2.10%) Firewall
10 3 (2.10%) FTP
10 3 (2.10%) SSH
11 1 (0.70%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.70%) HTTP
11 1 (0.70%) Internet
11 1 (0.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.18%) MySQL
2 23 (16.08%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.08%) VLDB
3 18 (12.59%) OLTP
4 12 (8.39%) MS Access
5 5 (3.50%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.50%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.50%) Sybase IQ
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.70%) DB2
7 1 (0.70%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.40%) Maven
General
1 31 (21.68%) Finance
2 16 (11.19%) Banking
3 7 (4.90%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.10%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (42.66%) Administrator
2 50 (34.97%) Unix Administrator
3 22 (15.38%) Solaris Administrator
4 19 (13.29%) Systems Administrator
4 19 (13.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 13 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 13 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 11 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (6.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (6.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (5.59%) Architect
8 8 (5.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (4.90%) DBA
9 7 (4.90%) Sybase DBA
10 6 (4.20%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (4.20%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.20%) Senior Unix Administrator
10 6 (4.20%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
11 5 (3.50%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.10%) Middleware
1 3 (2.10%) Web Services
2 1 (0.70%) J2EE
2 1 (0.70%) JSP
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 40 (27.97%) Clustering
2 29 (20.28%) EMC VMAX
3 21 (14.69%) Computer Science
4 13 (9.09%) HACMP
5 11 (7.69%) Statistics
6 8 (5.59%) Device Driver
6 8 (5.59%) Fat Client
6 8 (5.59%) Thin Client
7 7 (4.90%) Data Centre
7 7 (4.90%) Replication
8 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.40%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.40%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.70%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.70%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.70%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.70%) LPAR
10 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 111 (77.62%) Linux
2 96 (67.13%) Unix
3 95 (66.43%) Solaris
4 64 (44.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 44 (30.77%) Windows
6 34 (23.78%) AIX
7 22 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 22 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (13.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (11.89%) Windows XP
10 12 (8.39%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.80%) HPUX
11 4 (2.80%) NetWare
12 2 (1.40%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 31 (21.68%) High Availability
3 22 (15.38%) Migration
4 18 (12.59%) Problem Management
5 12 (8.39%) Software Engineering
6 11 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 11 (7.69%) DevOps
7 10 (6.99%) Project Management
8 9 (6.29%) ITIL
9 8 (5.59%) Performance Testing
9 8 (5.59%) Regression Testing
9 8 (5.59%) Software Testing
10 7 (4.90%) Change Management
10 7 (4.90%) Data Migration
10 7 (4.90%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (4.20%) Performance Monitoring
11 6 (4.20%) Server Patching
12 5 (3.50%) CRM
12 5 (3.50%) Server Building
12 5 (3.50%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 35 (24.48%) Perl
2 25 (17.48%) SQL
3 22 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 11 (7.69%) Korn
5 9 (6.29%) Python
6 8 (5.59%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.20%) Bourne shell
8 5 (3.50%) C
8 5 (3.50%) Java
9 4 (2.80%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.80%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.39%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.99%) DV Cleared
4 9 (6.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.10%) SLA
2 1 (0.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 54 (37.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 29 (20.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 28 (19.58%) Active Directory
4 23 (16.08%) GlusterFS
5 17 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (5.59%) Firmware
6 8 (5.59%) NFS
7 6 (4.20%) Veritas File System
7 6 (4.20%) vSphere
8 5 (3.50%) GPFS
9 4 (2.80%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (1.40%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.40%) XenApp
11 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 62 (43.36%) NetBackup
2 44 (30.77%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 28 (19.58%) Oracle ZFS
4 25 (17.48%) Red Hat Satellite
5 19 (13.29%) Netcool
5 19 (13.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 13 (9.09%) Tivoli
7 11 (7.69%) Legato
7 11 (7.69%) Puppet
8 8 (5.59%) Unicenter
9 6 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (4.20%) yum
10 5 (3.50%) Foglight
11 4 (2.80%) Failover Clustering
12 3 (2.10%) Ansible
13 2 (1.40%) HP Data Protector
13 2 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (1.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
14 1 (0.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (41.26%) Oracle
2 56 (39.16%) Red Hat
3 53 (37.06%) EMC
4 44 (30.77%) Sun
5 33 (23.08%) VMware
6 32 (22.38%) Brocade
7 30 (20.98%) StorageTek
8 26 (18.18%) HP
9 22 (15.38%) Citrix
10 20 (13.99%) IBM
11 12 (8.39%) NetApp
12 11 (7.69%) Microsoft
13 8 (5.59%) Emulex
13 8 (5.59%) Intel Security
13 8 (5.59%) Meridio
14 7 (4.90%) Sybase
14 7 (4.90%) Symantec
15 6 (4.20%) Dell
16 5 (3.50%) Cisco
17 3 (2.10%) Intel