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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 226 207 213
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs citing Veritas 14 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.65% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 11
Average daily rate
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£438 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.57% +11.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year
+84.21% -
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4270 4160 4825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.83% 49.55% 48.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2117 2063 2063
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 £235
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 244 326 341
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 22 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 22 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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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 -5 7 £475 -
Kent +1 2 £438 -11.39%
Berkshire -5 2 £308 -27.64% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £425 -
Surrey - - - - 1
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Clustering
3 18 (52.94%) UNIX
3 18 (52.94%) AIX
4 17 (50.00%) SQL
4 17 (50.00%) Solaris
4 17 (50.00%) Linux
5 13 (38.24%) Citrix
5 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
6 12 (35.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 11 (32.35%) Perl
7 11 (32.35%) VMware
8 9 (26.47%) SAN
8 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
8 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
8 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (23.53%) Oracle
9 8 (23.53%) HPUX
9 8 (23.53%) Windows XP
9 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 8 (23.53%) HP
10 7 (20.59%) EMC
10 7 (20.59%) ISEB
10 7 (20.59%) WinRunner
10 7 (20.59%) TestDirector
10 7 (20.59%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
10 7 (20.59%) Netcool
10 7 (20.59%) OpenView Configuration Management

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 7 (20.59%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.94%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) SAN
2 7 (20.59%) Firewall
3 5 (14.71%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.94%) DNS
5 1 (2.94%) LDAP
5 1 (2.94%) DHCP
5 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.94%) Informix
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) WinRunner
1 7 (20.59%) TestDirector
1 7 (20.59%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (5.88%) Toad
General
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Analyst
1 7 (20.59%) Test Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Architect
2 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Administrator
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) DBA
3 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Linux Support
4 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) Clustering
2 7 (20.59%) HACMP
3 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.94%) PKI
4 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) AIX
2 18 (52.94%) UNIX
3 17 (50.00%) Solaris
3 17 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (26.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (23.53%) HPUX
5 8 (23.53%) Windows XP
6 5 (14.71%) NetWare
7 4 (11.76%) Windows 2000
8 3 (8.82%) OpenVMS
8 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
9 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
2 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
2 4 (11.76%) Migration
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL
3 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.88%) ERP
4 2 (5.88%) BCP
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Change Management
5 1 (2.94%) Scrum
5 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.94%) Network Design
5 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.94%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) Perl
3 9 (26.47%) Shell Script
4 6 (17.65%) Korn
4 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 5 (14.71%) C
5 5 (14.71%) C++
5 5 (14.71%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) VB
7 1 (2.94%) AWK
7 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) ISEB
4 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (20.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 5 (14.71%) GPFS
5 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (8.82%) Veritas File System
7 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.88%) XenApp
8 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (2.94%) Xen
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (2.94%) vSphere
8 1 (2.94%) vCloud
8 1 (2.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Netcool
1 7 (20.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 7 (20.59%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (20.59%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (17.65%) Tivoli
3 5 (14.71%) NetBackup
3 5 (14.71%) Puppet
4 4 (11.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (5.88%) SCCM
7 1 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (2.94%) Cobbler
7 1 (2.94%) Control-M
7 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Citrix
2 11 (32.35%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) HP
4 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
4 7 (20.59%) McAfee
4 7 (20.59%) EMC
5 6 (17.65%) IBM
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco
6 5 (14.71%) Compaq
6 5 (14.71%) Sun
6 5 (14.71%) Hitachi
7 4 (11.76%) Symantec
8 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.88%) SAP
9 1 (2.94%) Remedy
9 1 (2.94%) NetApp
9 1 (2.94%) CA
9 1 (2.94%) Sophos