The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 234 200 205
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +5
Contract jobs citing Veritas 15 24 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.57% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 13
Average daily rate
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£456 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £403 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £15.90
% change year-on-year
+84.21% +19.49%
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4392 4191 4806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.74% 49.34% 48.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2180 2081 2075
Average daily rate £350 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £208 £231
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 244 320 342
Average hourly rate £16.48 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.48% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.95 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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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 July 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 28 July 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
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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 -7 7 £475 -
Kent +2 3 £463 -6.32%
Berkshire -1 2 £308 -27.64% 1
Surrey -13 1 £550 +25.71% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £425 -
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) AIX
2 18 (54.55%) UNIX
2 18 (54.55%) Solaris
2 18 (54.55%) Linux
2 18 (54.55%) Clustering
3 16 (48.48%) SQL
4 12 (36.36%) Perl
4 12 (36.36%) VMware
4 12 (36.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 11 (33.33%) Citrix
6 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (27.27%) SAN
7 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
8 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
8 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (24.24%) HP
8 8 (24.24%) HPUX
8 8 (24.24%) Oracle
9 7 (21.21%) EMC
9 7 (21.21%) HACMP
9 7 (21.21%) Firewall
9 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
9 7 (21.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
10 6 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
10 6 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (18.18%) Puppet

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Apache
5 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) SAN
2 7 (21.21%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.06%) LDAP
6 1 (3.03%) DHCP
6 1 (3.03%) DNS
6 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.03%) Informix
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) SQLPlus
5 1 (3.03%) MySQL
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) WinRunner
1 6 (18.18%) TestDirector
1 6 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (6.06%) Toad
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Analyst
1 6 (18.18%) Test Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Architect
2 4 (12.12%) Administrator
3 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) DBA
3 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Support Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Support
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) Flash
1 1 (3.03%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Clustering
2 7 (21.21%) HACMP
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) AIX
2 18 (54.55%) Solaris
2 18 (54.55%) Linux
2 18 (54.55%) UNIX
3 10 (30.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (24.24%) HPUX
5 6 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 5 (15.15%) NetWare
7 3 (9.09%) OpenVMS
7 3 (9.09%) Windows 2000
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
2 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.12%) Migration
3 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.06%) ERP
4 2 (6.06%) BCP
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.03%) Network Design
5 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.03%) Database Security
5 1 (3.03%) DevOps
5 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) Perl
3 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 6 (18.18%) Korn
4 6 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 6 (18.18%) C
4 6 (18.18%) C++
4 6 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) AWK
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) ISEB
4 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (21.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (15.15%) GPFS
3 5 (15.15%) VMware ESX
3 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
4 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (9.09%) Veritas File System
6 2 (6.06%) NFS
6 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.06%) XenApp
7 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (3.03%) Xen
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (3.03%) vSphere
7 1 (3.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Tivoli
1 6 (18.18%) Netcool
1 6 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
2 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
3 4 (12.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (9.09%) Backup Exec
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SCCM
6 1 (3.03%) Cobbler
6 1 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (3.03%) Control-M
6 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) VMware
2 11 (33.33%) Citrix
3 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle
3 8 (24.24%) HP
4 7 (21.21%) EMC
5 6 (18.18%) IBM
5 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.18%) McAfee
6 5 (15.15%) Sun
6 5 (15.15%) Cisco
6 5 (15.15%) Compaq
6 5 (15.15%) Hitachi
7 4 (12.12%) Symantec
8 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.06%) SAP
9 1 (3.03%) JBoss
9 1 (3.03%) Remedy
9 1 (3.03%) NetApp
9 1 (3.03%) CA