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 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 488 464 494
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +30
Contract jobs citing Veritas 155 183 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.73% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 95 46
Median daily rate £395 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £288 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £486 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £353 £349
% change year-on-year
+4.43% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 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%

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
24318 25098 23933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.94% 44.07% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14876 14729 13223
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 804 1084 1053
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend

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 24 July 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 24 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
England -34 122 £400 +6.66% 14
South East +4 51 £388 -3.12% 5
London -27 37 £450 +20.00% 3
Scotland -3 31 £325 -8.45% 1
Edinburgh +1 23 £425 +30.76% 1
Berkshire +12 20 £275 -4.34% 4
Bracknell - 15 £287 -
South West - 15 £375 - 5
Hampshire +2 12 £465 +16.25%
Portsmouth - 11 £476 -
Surrey 0 10 £390 +41.81% 1
North East -36 9 £224 -20.00%
Tyne and Wear -37 9 £224 -7.62%
Newcastle upon Tyne -41 9 £224 -7.62%
West Sussex - 9 £365 -
Bristol - 9 £363 -
Gatwick - 8 £365 -
City of London +23 7 £475 +26.66%
North West -10 6 £450 +24.29%
Manchester -10 5 - -
Renfrewshire -25 5 £289 -16.23%
Erskine -26 5 £289 -16.23%
Wiltshire - 4 £443 - 1
West Midlands -26 3 - -
Staffordshire - 3 - -
Swindon - 3 £450 -
Leek - 3 - -
Redhill - 3 £390 -
Glasgow +2 2 £290 -11.45%
Reading 0 2 £165 -42.60% 4

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for Veritas.

1 332 (66.00%) Solaris
2 311 (61.83%) Unix
3 281 (55.86%) Linux
4 198 (39.36%) Red Hat
5 181 (35.98%) Clustering
6 180 (35.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 174 (34.59%) SAN
8 168 (33.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 161 (32.01%) Windows
10 155 (30.82%) Finance
11 153 (30.42%) Oracle
12 149 (29.62%) NetBackup
13 143 (28.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 133 (26.44%) AIX
15 124 (24.65%) VMware
16 121 (24.06%) EMC
17 101 (20.08%) Active Directory
18 93 (18.49%) Migration
19 92 (18.29%) HP
20 82 (16.30%) Banking
21 80 (15.90%) Perl
22 75 (14.91%) SQL
23 74 (14.71%) Sun
24 73 (14.51%) Security Cleared
25 69 (13.72%) VMware Infrastructure
26 68 (13.52%) Windows Server 2008
26 68 (13.52%) Data Centre
27 63 (12.52%) NAS
27 63 (12.52%) IBM
27 63 (12.52%) Windows Server 2003

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 16 (3.18%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.98%) Apache
2 15 (2.98%) IIS
3 14 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.19%) Tomcat
5 8 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (1.59%) Live Communications Server
5 8 (1.59%) TPMS
6 5 (0.99%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.60%) iPlanet
7 3 (0.60%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.60%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.60%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.40%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.40%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.20%) Quickr
Applications
1 17 (3.38%) MS Office
2 5 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.19%) Office 365
2 9 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.60%) SaaS
4 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 174 (34.59%) SAN
2 63 (12.52%) NAS
3 54 (10.74%) Fibre Channel
4 51 (10.14%) DNS
5 40 (7.95%) LDAP
6 36 (7.16%) TCP/IP
7 31 (6.16%) Firewall
8 28 (5.57%) DHCP
9 9 (1.79%) FCoE
9 9 (1.79%) iSCSI
9 9 (1.79%) VPN
10 8 (1.59%) SSL
11 7 (1.39%) Internet
11 7 (1.39%) WAN
12 6 (1.19%) LAN
13 5 (0.99%) FTP
13 5 (0.99%) IPsec
13 5 (0.99%) SNMP
13 5 (0.99%) SSH
14 4 (0.80%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.75%) MySQL
3 26 (5.17%) VLDB
4 21 (4.17%) OLTP
5 16 (3.18%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.39%) MS Access
7 9 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (1.79%) Sybase ASE
8 8 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.99%) Sybase IQ
11 3 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.60%) DB2
12 2 (0.40%) Informix
12 2 (0.40%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (5.57%) HP UFT
2 25 (4.97%) TestDirector
2 25 (4.97%) WinRunner
3 12 (2.39%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.39%) StarTeam
5 5 (0.99%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.60%) Maven
6 3 (0.60%) Subversion
7 2 (0.40%) Hudson
7 2 (0.40%) JIRA
7 2 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.20%) GitLab
8 1 (0.20%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 155 (30.82%) Finance
2 82 (16.30%) Banking
3 47 (9.34%) Law
4 13 (2.58%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.19%) Financial Institution
6 8 (1.59%) International Banking
7 7 (1.39%) Games
7 7 (1.39%) Retail
8 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.60%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.40%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 189 (37.57%) Administrator
2 127 (25.25%) Unix Administrator
3 106 (21.07%) Systems Administrator
4 88 (17.50%) Consultant
5 77 (15.31%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 66 (13.12%) Solaris Administrator
7 56 (11.13%) Solaris Consultant
8 46 (9.15%) Unix Consultant
9 45 (8.95%) Linux Administrator
10 33 (6.56%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 27 (5.37%) Analyst
12 25 (4.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 25 (4.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 23 (4.57%) Linux Engineer
14 22 (4.37%) Linux Consultant
14 22 (4.37%) Test Analyst
15 20 (3.98%) Unix Engineer
16 18 (3.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 17 (3.38%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
18 16 (3.18%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.98%) Web Services
2 10 (1.99%) Middleware
3 6 (1.19%) LAMP
3 6 (1.19%) OAuth
4 4 (0.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (0.60%) J2EE
5 3 (0.60%) JSP
6 2 (0.40%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.40%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.20%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.20%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 181 (35.98%) Clustering
2 68 (13.52%) Data Centre
3 39 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (6.36%) EMC VMAX
5 26 (5.17%) Management Information System
6 24 (4.77%) Computer Science
7 21 (4.17%) PDA
8 20 (3.98%) Replication
9 16 (3.18%) HACMP
10 12 (2.39%) EMC VNX
10 12 (2.39%) Statistics
11 11 (2.19%) IBM XIV
12 10 (1.99%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.79%) Freedom of Information
13 9 (1.79%) Freedom of Information Act
14 8 (1.59%) Device Driver
14 8 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
14 8 (1.59%) Fat Client
14 8 (1.59%) Thin Client
15 7 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 332 (66.00%) Solaris
2 311 (61.83%) Unix
3 281 (55.86%) Linux
4 180 (35.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 161 (32.01%) Windows
6 133 (26.44%) AIX
7 68 (13.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 63 (12.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 60 (11.93%) Windows Server
10 49 (9.74%) Windows XP
11 44 (8.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 44 (8.75%) Windows 7
12 18 (3.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (3.18%) SUSE
14 11 (2.19%) HPUX
15 6 (1.19%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.80%) NetWare
17 2 (0.40%) Android
17 2 (0.40%) Data ONTAP
18 1 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (18.49%) Migration
2 63 (12.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 51 (10.14%) Change Management
4 46 (9.15%) ITIL
5 44 (8.75%) High Availability
6 40 (7.95%) Software Testing
7 35 (6.96%) DevOps
8 32 (6.36%) Configuration Management
9 30 (5.96%) Test Scripting
10 28 (5.57%) Problem Management
11 27 (5.37%) Project Management
11 27 (5.37%) Smoke Testing
11 27 (5.37%) Test Automation
12 25 (4.97%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (3.38%) Service Management
13 17 (3.38%) Time Management
14 16 (3.18%) Change Control
15 14 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
15 14 (2.78%) Server Building
16 12 (2.39%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 80 (15.90%) Perl
2 75 (14.91%) SQL
3 58 (11.53%) Shell Script
4 34 (6.76%) C
5 32 (6.36%) Python
6 25 (4.97%) Korn
7 17 (3.38%) Java
8 15 (2.98%) PowerShell
9 13 (2.58%) Ruby
10 11 (2.19%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.99%) Bourne shell
12 6 (1.19%) VBA
13 5 (0.99%) PHP
13 5 (0.99%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.80%) C++
14 4 (0.80%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.60%) JavaScript
16 2 (0.40%) VB
17 1 (0.20%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 73 (14.51%) Security Cleared
2 51 (10.14%) SC Cleared
3 42 (8.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (7.95%) MCSE
5 32 (6.36%) MCSA
5 32 (6.36%) MCTS
6 30 (5.96%) MCITP
7 29 (5.77%) ISTQB
8 15 (2.98%) Degree
9 10 (1.99%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.60%) CCIE
12 3 (0.60%) CCNP
12 3 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.40%) CCSP
13 2 (0.40%) CISSP
13 2 (0.40%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.18%) SLA
2 9 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.60%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.20%) MiFID
System Software
1 168 (33.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 143 (28.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 101 (20.08%) Active Directory
4 69 (13.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 58 (11.53%) Veritas File System
6 45 (8.95%) Hyper-V
7 34 (6.76%) VMware ESX
8 27 (5.37%) NFS
9 24 (4.77%) GlusterFS
10 21 (4.17%) vSphere
11 19 (3.78%) Virtual Machines
12 11 (2.19%) Firmware
13 9 (1.79%) Oracle Clusterware
14 8 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
15 7 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
16 5 (0.99%) GPFS
17 3 (0.60%) KVM
17 3 (0.60%) Samba
17 3 (0.60%) SRDF
18 2 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 149 (29.62%) NetBackup
2 55 (10.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 49 (9.74%) Netcool
4 43 (8.55%) Oracle ZFS
4 43 (8.55%) Puppet
5 38 (7.55%) Oracle RMAN
6 35 (6.96%) HP Quality Center
7 31 (6.16%) McAfee ePO
8 29 (5.77%) Red Hat Satellite
9 24 (4.77%) Microsoft Clustering
10 19 (3.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 19 (3.78%) SCOM
11 18 (3.58%) Tivoli
12 14 (2.78%) Ansible
12 14 (2.78%) Nagios
13 13 (2.58%) Legato
13 13 (2.58%) SCCM
14 11 (2.19%) BMC PATROL
15 10 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
16 8 (1.59%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 198 (39.36%) Red Hat
2 153 (30.42%) Oracle
3 124 (24.65%) VMware
4 121 (24.06%) EMC
5 92 (18.29%) HP
6 74 (14.71%) Sun
7 63 (12.52%) IBM
8 62 (12.33%) Citrix
9 61 (12.13%) Microsoft
10 60 (11.93%) NetApp
11 57 (11.33%) Symantec
12 43 (8.55%) Brocade
13 39 (7.75%) Intel Security
14 33 (6.56%) StorageTek
15 25 (4.97%) Cisco
16 17 (3.38%) Dell
17 16 (3.18%) Sybase
18 10 (1.99%) BMC
18 10 (1.99%) SAP
19 9 (1.79%) Emulex
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