The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 516 504 508
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing Veritas 140 150 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.61% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 98 69
Median daily rate £375 £390 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 9
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24044 24752 26246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.80% 43.26% 45.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14682 14636 14796
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 857 1078 1181
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Veritas as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Veritas within the UK.

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Veritas
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Veritas Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Veritas
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Veritas within the UK.

Veritas Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Veritas
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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
England +23 124 £400 - 23
London -35 54 £450 +12.50% 8
North East -13 19 £323 +29.00% 6
Tyne and Wear -14 19 £323 +30.96% 6
South West +29 18 £375 - 1
South East +23 18 £400 +39.13% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 18 £325 +31.97% 5
Scotland -9 16 £280 -15.78% 2
Bristol - 15 £375 -
Berkshire +16 11 £400 +39.13% 2
Renfrewshire -24 11 £300 -8.39%
Erskine -27 11 £300 -8.39%
North West +22 9 £425 -5.55%
City of London -24 8 £465 +16.25% 3
Hampshire +13 7 £447 - 2
Manchester - 5 £425 -
Portsmouth - 5 £464 - 1
Reading +16 4 £283 -1.73% 2
Glasgow +10 4 £240 -23.20% 2
Bracknell - 4 £378 -
Yorkshire +5 3 £300 -27.31% 2
West Midlands -27 3 £275 -29.48% 1
Harrow - 3 £400 -
Cheshire +5 2 - -
Cumbria - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £313 - 1
Leek - 2 - -
Wokingham - 2 £425 -
Runcorn - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 - -

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 with a requirement for Veritas.

1 211 (58.77%) Linux
2 210 (58.50%) Solaris
3 201 (55.99%) Unix
4 155 (43.18%) Red Hat
5 146 (40.67%) SAN
6 137 (38.16%) NetBackup
7 136 (37.88%) Clustering
8 133 (37.05%) Windows
9 126 (35.10%) Oracle
10 116 (32.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 110 (30.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 110 (30.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 102 (28.41%) HP
13 101 (28.13%) VMware
14 99 (27.58%) AIX
15 92 (25.63%) EMC
16 87 (24.23%) Finance
17 80 (22.28%) Active Directory
18 79 (22.01%) Windows Server 2008
19 70 (19.50%) Windows Server 2003
20 69 (19.22%) Sun
21 67 (18.66%) SQL
22 65 (18.11%) Banking
23 64 (17.83%) ITIL
23 64 (17.83%) Microsoft
24 61 (16.99%) NAS
24 61 (16.99%) Security Cleared
25 59 (16.43%) IBM
25 59 (16.43%) Windows Server
26 58 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills 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 32 (8.91%) SharePoint
2 24 (6.69%) Apache
3 21 (5.85%) IIS
4 20 (5.57%) MS Exchange
4 20 (5.57%) Tomcat
5 18 (5.01%) iPlanet
5 18 (5.01%) WebLogic
6 14 (3.90%) JBoss
7 13 (3.62%) Oracle Application Server
8 8 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (2.23%) Live Communications Server
9 4 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.11%) MQSeries
9 4 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.11%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.56%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.56%) nginx
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle 10gAS
11 2 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (7.52%) MS Office
2 4 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Maximo
1 1 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.18%) Office 365
2 14 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.56%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 146 (40.67%) SAN
2 61 (16.99%) NAS
3 51 (14.21%) DNS
4 44 (12.26%) TCP/IP
5 41 (11.42%) Firewall
6 31 (8.64%) LDAP
7 30 (8.36%) Fibre Channel
8 27 (7.52%) DHCP
9 9 (2.51%) SSL
10 7 (1.95%) FCoE
10 7 (1.95%) iSCSI
10 7 (1.95%) SSH
11 6 (1.67%) FTP
11 6 (1.67%) Internet
11 6 (1.67%) Unified Communications
11 6 (1.67%) WAN
12 5 (1.39%) IPsec
12 5 (1.39%) LAN
12 5 (1.39%) SNMP
12 5 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (13.65%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.01%) MySQL
3 15 (4.18%) Oracle Database
4 14 (3.90%) MS Access
4 14 (3.90%) VLDB
5 13 (3.62%) OLTP
6 9 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (2.23%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.39%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.39%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.11%) DB2
10 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.84%) Informix
11 3 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.84%) Sybase ASE
12 2 (0.56%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (0.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (4.46%) StarTeam
2 12 (3.34%) HP UFT
3 9 (2.51%) TestDirector
3 9 (2.51%) WinRunner
4 3 (0.84%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.84%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.56%) JIRA
5 2 (0.56%) Subversion
5 2 (0.56%) Toad
5 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.28%) GitLab
6 1 (0.28%) Hudson
General
1 87 (24.23%) Finance
2 65 (18.11%) Banking
3 15 (4.18%) Law
4 8 (2.23%) International Banking
4 8 (2.23%) Retail
5 7 (1.95%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.11%) Games
7 3 (0.84%) Advertising
8 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Billing
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Front Office
9 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 145 (40.39%) Administrator
2 85 (23.68%) Unix Administrator
3 80 (22.28%) Systems Administrator
4 49 (13.65%) Consultant
5 48 (13.37%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 43 (11.98%) Linux Administrator
7 42 (11.70%) Solaris Administrator
8 28 (7.80%) Solaris Consultant
9 25 (6.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 24 (6.69%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 21 (5.85%) Linux Engineer
12 19 (5.29%) Support Engineer
12 19 (5.29%) Unix Consultant
13 18 (5.01%) Analyst
14 14 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support
14 14 (3.90%) Linux Consultant
14 14 (3.90%) Test Analyst
15 11 (3.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 11 (3.06%) AIX Administrator
15 11 (3.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.01%) J2EE
2 13 (3.62%) Middleware
2 13 (3.62%) Web Services
3 5 (1.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 4 (1.11%) JSP
5 3 (0.84%) LAMP
5 3 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.56%) Django
6 2 (0.56%) Kafka
7 1 (0.28%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.28%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.28%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.28%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 136 (37.88%) Clustering
2 33 (9.19%) Data Centre
3 24 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.57%) Management Information System
5 19 (5.29%) Computer Science
6 15 (4.18%) Statistics
7 10 (2.79%) EMC VMAX
7 10 (2.79%) Replication
8 9 (2.51%) EMC VNX
8 9 (2.51%) IBM XIV
9 8 (2.23%) Fat Client
9 8 (2.23%) HACMP
9 8 (2.23%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (2.23%) PDA
9 8 (2.23%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.95%) Freedom of Information
10 7 (1.95%) Freedom of Information Act
11 6 (1.67%) Device Driver
11 6 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 211 (58.77%) Linux
2 210 (58.50%) Solaris
3 201 (55.99%) Unix
4 133 (37.05%) Windows
5 116 (32.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 99 (27.58%) AIX
7 79 (22.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 70 (19.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 59 (16.43%) Windows Server
10 49 (13.65%) Windows XP
11 40 (11.14%) Windows 7
12 39 (10.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 37 (10.31%) SUSE
14 28 (7.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 16 (4.46%) HPUX
16 15 (4.18%) Windows 10
17 3 (0.84%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
18 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
19 1 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (17.83%) ITIL
2 47 (13.09%) Change Management
3 46 (12.81%) High Availability
4 42 (11.70%) Migration
5 37 (10.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 32 (8.91%) Configuration Management
7 29 (8.08%) Software Testing
8 24 (6.69%) DevOps
8 24 (6.69%) Problem Management
8 24 (6.69%) Project Management
8 24 (6.69%) Test Scripting
9 22 (6.13%) Load Balancing
9 22 (6.13%) Service Management
10 20 (5.57%) Smoke Testing
11 17 (4.74%) Server Building
12 16 (4.46%) Server Virtualisation
13 12 (3.34%) Change Control
13 12 (3.34%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (3.06%) E-Commerce
14 11 (3.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 67 (18.66%) SQL
2 48 (13.37%) Perl
3 36 (10.03%) Shell Script
4 15 (4.18%) Python
5 14 (3.90%) C
5 14 (3.90%) PowerShell
6 10 (2.79%) Korn
7 8 (2.23%) Java
7 8 (2.23%) Ruby
8 7 (1.95%) Bash Shell
9 5 (1.39%) Bourne shell
9 5 (1.39%) PHP
9 5 (1.39%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.84%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.56%) C#
11 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.28%) C++
12 1 (0.28%) SystemTap
12 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 61 (16.99%) Security Cleared
2 42 (11.70%) SC Cleared
3 41 (11.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (10.58%) MCSE
5 25 (6.96%) MCTS
6 24 (6.69%) ISTQB
6 24 (6.69%) MCITP
6 24 (6.69%) MCSA
7 13 (3.62%) Degree
8 10 (2.79%) DV Cleared
8 10 (2.79%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (2.51%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (1.95%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (1.39%) VCAP
11 5 (1.39%) VCP5
11 5 (1.39%) VCP6
12 4 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (0.84%) RHCSA
14 2 (0.56%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.90%) SLA
2 6 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.11%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) MiFID
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 110 (30.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 110 (30.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 80 (22.28%) Active Directory
3 58 (16.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (8.91%) vSphere
5 28 (7.80%) Hyper-V
6 24 (6.69%) VMware ESX
7 20 (5.57%) Veritas File System
8 18 (5.01%) NFS
9 13 (3.62%) Oracle RAC
10 10 (2.79%) GlusterFS
11 7 (1.95%) Oracle Clusterware
11 7 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (1.67%) Firmware
13 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.11%) Samba
13 4 (1.11%) vCloud
13 4 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.84%) KVM
Systems Management
1 137 (38.16%) NetBackup
2 45 (12.53%) Netcool
3 39 (10.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 32 (8.91%) Oracle ZFS
5 31 (8.64%) Puppet
6 26 (7.24%) Oracle RMAN
7 24 (6.69%) McAfee ePO
8 21 (5.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 18 (5.01%) Microsoft Clustering
9 18 (5.01%) Red Hat Satellite
10 17 (4.74%) Tivoli
11 15 (4.18%) HP Quality Center
12 12 (3.34%) Ansible
13 9 (2.51%) OpenView
13 9 (2.51%) SCOM
14 8 (2.23%) BMC PATROL
14 8 (2.23%) EMC NetWorker
14 8 (2.23%) SCCM
14 8 (2.23%) Unicenter
15 7 (1.95%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 155 (43.18%) Red Hat
2 126 (35.10%) Oracle
3 102 (28.41%) HP
4 101 (28.13%) VMware
5 92 (25.63%) EMC
6 69 (19.22%) Sun
7 64 (17.83%) Microsoft
8 59 (16.43%) IBM
9 55 (15.32%) Citrix
10 46 (12.81%) NetApp
11 45 (12.53%) Symantec
12 37 (10.31%) Cisco
13 36 (10.03%) Brocade
14 35 (9.75%) Intel Security
15 21 (5.85%) Dell
15 21 (5.85%) F5
16 19 (5.29%) StorageTek
17 12 (3.34%) 3PAR
18 8 (2.23%) Meridio
19 6 (1.67%) BMC
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