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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 221 236 211
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -25
Contract jobs citing Veritas 40 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.35% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £456 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £381 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +84.21%
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
4518 4289 4132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.39% 46.63% 48.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2556 2129 2041
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 236 314
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.42 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +14 11 £288 -6.50% 2
Hampshire -4 10 £400 -15.78%
Buckinghamshire +7 9 - -
Surrey +4 7 £275 -50.00%
Kent -4 3 £513 +10.81%
Veritas
England

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 62 (75.61%) Linux
2 47 (57.32%) UNIX
3 42 (51.22%) AIX
4 41 (50.00%) Solaris
5 37 (45.12%) SAN
6 35 (42.68%) Perl
7 33 (40.24%) VMware
7 33 (40.24%) Clustering
8 31 (37.80%) Windows
9 30 (36.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 28 (34.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (34.15%) Red Hat
11 22 (26.83%) Shell Script
11 22 (26.83%) SQL
11 22 (26.83%) Sun
12 21 (25.61%) Oracle
13 20 (24.39%) HACMP
13 20 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (23.17%) Symantec
14 19 (23.17%) IBM
15 18 (21.95%) DNS
15 18 (21.95%) NetBackup
15 18 (21.95%) Finance
16 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
16 17 (20.73%) Data Centre
17 16 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (19.51%) Security Cleared
18 15 (18.29%) HP
18 15 (18.29%) Software Testing
19 14 (17.07%) NFS

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (4.88%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.88%) Lync
1 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.22%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (7.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Radian6
2 1 (1.22%) SAP APO
2 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 37 (45.12%) SAN
2 18 (21.95%) DNS
3 13 (15.85%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (14.63%) Firewall
5 11 (13.41%) NAS
6 9 (10.98%) FCoE
6 9 (10.98%) iSCSI
6 9 (10.98%) LDAP
6 9 (10.98%) Broadband
6 9 (10.98%) TCP/IP
7 6 (7.32%) VPN
7 6 (7.32%) Ethernet
7 6 (7.32%) VoIP
7 6 (7.32%) ATM
7 6 (7.32%) DSLAM
7 6 (7.32%) IPsec
7 6 (7.32%) PPP
7 6 (7.32%) xDSL
8 4 (4.88%) DMZ
8 4 (4.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) Oracle Database
2 7 (8.54%) MySQL
2 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.88%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.44%) WinRunner
3 2 (2.44%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.44%) HP UFT
General
1 18 (21.95%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Banking
2 9 (10.98%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.88%) Marketing
4 3 (3.66%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.51%) Administrator
2 12 (14.63%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (13.41%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (9.76%) UNIX Administrator
5 7 (8.54%) Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Consultant
5 7 (8.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.32%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.32%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.88%) UNIX Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Perl Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Test Specialist
8 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) UNIX Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Social Media Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) HTML
1 1 (1.22%) XML
1 1 (1.22%) XSL
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 33 (40.24%) Clustering
2 20 (24.39%) HACMP
3 17 (20.73%) Data Centre
4 16 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.10%) Client/Server
6 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (4.88%) Social Media
7 4 (4.88%) PKI
7 4 (4.88%) Device Driver
8 3 (3.66%) LPAR
9 2 (2.44%) Replication
9 2 (2.44%) PDA
10 1 (1.22%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 62 (75.61%) Linux
2 47 (57.32%) UNIX
3 42 (51.22%) AIX
4 41 (50.00%) Solaris
5 31 (37.80%) Windows
6 28 (34.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (12.20%) HPUX
8 5 (6.10%) VMS
8 5 (6.10%) NetWare
9 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.44%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.29%) Software Testing
2 13 (15.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (14.63%) Change Management
4 9 (10.98%) Software Engineering
4 9 (10.98%) ITIL
4 9 (10.98%) Migration
4 9 (10.98%) Performance Analysis
5 8 (9.76%) Test Automation
6 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.54%) OO
6 7 (8.54%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.32%) Data Migration
7 6 (7.32%) Server Building
7 6 (7.32%) Software Distribution
8 5 (6.10%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.10%) Project Management
9 4 (4.88%) Service Management
9 4 (4.88%) Information Management
9 4 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (4.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (42.68%) Perl
2 22 (26.83%) SQL
2 22 (26.83%) Shell Script
3 9 (10.98%) Python
3 9 (10.98%) Bash Shell
4 7 (8.54%) C
4 7 (8.54%) C++
4 7 (8.54%) Java
5 5 (6.10%) Korn
6 3 (3.66%) sed
6 3 (3.66%) AWK
7 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.63%) Degree
3 11 (13.41%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.32%) CCNP
4 6 (7.32%) CCNA
4 6 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.32%) Sun Certification
4 6 (7.32%) SCSA
5 4 (4.88%) HND
6 2 (2.44%) MCSE
6 2 (2.44%) MCSA
6 2 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.44%) MCTS
6 2 (2.44%) MCITP
6 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (36.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 20 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (17.07%) NFS
4 12 (14.63%) Active Directory
4 12 (14.63%) VMware ESX
5 11 (13.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 9 (10.98%) Veritas File System
7 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (6.10%) GPFS
8 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (21.95%) NetBackup
2 11 (13.41%) Tivoli
3 10 (12.20%) Puppet
4 9 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (9.76%) Oracle ZFS
5 8 (9.76%) Netcool
6 7 (8.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 5 (6.10%) Control-M
8 4 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (4.88%) Backup Exec
8 4 (4.88%) WSUS
8 4 (4.88%) SCOM
8 4 (4.88%) SCVMM
8 4 (4.88%) OpenView
8 4 (4.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (2.44%) SnapMirror
9 2 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (1.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 33 (40.24%) VMware
2 28 (34.15%) Red Hat
3 22 (26.83%) Sun
4 21 (25.61%) Oracle
5 19 (23.17%) IBM
5 19 (23.17%) Symantec
6 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
7 15 (18.29%) HP
8 10 (12.20%) Citrix
9 9 (10.98%) EMC
10 7 (8.54%) SAP
11 6 (7.32%) Huawei
12 5 (6.10%) 3PAR
12 5 (6.10%) Informatica
13 4 (4.88%) Hitachi
13 4 (4.88%) Cognos
13 4 (4.88%) Compaq
13 4 (4.88%) Dell
13 4 (4.88%) Spiceworks
13 4 (4.88%) Eloqua