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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Veritas
UK
Rank 452 450 444
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing Veritas 140 175 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.81% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 109 95
Median daily rate £380 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.05% +12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £293 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 7
Median hourly rate £48.50 £43.75 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.85% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £25.20 £30.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.50 £52.54 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 £43.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+10.85% +20.68%

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
20361 21578 23065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.51% 43.26% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12457 12656 13574
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 761 864 1026
Median hourly rate £19.11 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 16 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Veritas Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -5 121 £400 -5.88% 19
London -17 49 £425 -1.16% 2
South East +24 36 £413 -8.33% 12
Surrey +24 19 £390 -13.33% 1
Scotland +6 18 £295 -12.59%
City of London -19 14 £431 +1.47% 1
Yorkshire +12 12 £350 -12.50%
Epsom - 10 - - 1
Hampshire +18 6 £488 +33.56%
North West +18 6 £398 -16.31% 2
Sheffield 0 6 £350 -12.50%
South Yorkshire -8 6 £350 -12.50%
Berkshire +4 5 £600 +32.96% 10
West Midlands -4 5 £300 +7.14%
North East -21 5 £381 +90.62% 1
Tyne and Wear -22 5 £381 +90.62% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -23 5 £381 +90.62%
Aberdeen - 5 £295 -
Cheshire +25 4 £401 -15.52%
Renfrewshire +13 4 £273 -11.38%
Erskine +13 4 £273 -11.38%
West Yorkshire +11 4 £365 -14.11%
Glasgow +10 4 £381 +12.96%
Leeds +3 4 £365 -14.11%
East Midlands -7 4 £394 -12.50% 1
South West - 4 £350 -
Cornwall - 4 £350 -
Edinburgh +12 3 £430 +18.62%
Reading +11 3 £600 +9.09% 10
Milton Keynes +6 3 £425 -

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 191 (66.78%) Linux
2 152 (53.15%) Unix
3 132 (46.15%) Red Hat
4 131 (45.80%) Solaris
5 127 (44.41%) SAN
6 120 (41.96%) VMware
7 117 (40.91%) Clustering
8 100 (34.97%) HP
9 99 (34.62%) Windows
10 93 (32.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 92 (32.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 92 (32.17%) Oracle
12 89 (31.12%) NetBackup
13 88 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 80 (27.97%) Sun
15 73 (25.52%) Finance
16 71 (24.83%) EMC
17 68 (23.78%) VMware Infrastructure
18 64 (22.38%) ITIL
19 61 (21.33%) NAS
20 60 (20.98%) Microsoft
20 60 (20.98%) Active Directory
21 58 (20.28%) IBM
22 57 (19.93%) High Availability
23 56 (19.58%) TCP/IP
24 55 (19.23%) AIX
24 55 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
25 51 (17.83%) DNS
26 50 (17.48%) NetApp
27 49 (17.13%) Cisco

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 39 (13.64%) Apache
2 33 (11.54%) JBoss
3 31 (10.84%) Tomcat
4 30 (10.49%) iPlanet
4 30 (10.49%) WebLogic
5 29 (10.14%) SharePoint
6 26 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
7 14 (4.90%) IIS
8 13 (4.55%) MS Exchange
9 6 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.05%) MQSeries
10 3 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.05%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.70%) nginx
11 2 (0.70%) Oracle 10gAS
12 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (8.04%) MS Office
2 13 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.35%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.24%) Office 365
3 8 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.70%) IBM PureFlex
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.35%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 127 (44.41%) SAN
2 61 (21.33%) NAS
3 56 (19.58%) TCP/IP
4 51 (17.83%) DNS
5 49 (17.13%) Firewall
6 38 (13.29%) LDAP
7 19 (6.64%) DHCP
8 18 (6.29%) FTP
9 15 (5.24%) SSH
10 9 (3.15%) iSCSI
10 9 (3.15%) Network Security
11 8 (2.80%) SSL
12 7 (2.45%) IPsec
13 6 (2.10%) Internet
13 6 (2.10%) SMTP
14 5 (1.75%) Kerberos
15 4 (1.40%) Ethernet
15 4 (1.40%) Fibre Channel
15 4 (1.40%) LAN
15 4 (1.40%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.40%) MS Access
4 4 (1.40%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.40%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.05%) DB2
5 3 (1.05%) GIS
5 3 (1.05%) ObjectStore
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.05%) SAP HANA
5 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.70%) Informix
6 2 (0.70%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (0.70%) MySQL
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 16 (5.59%) StarTeam
2 11 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (2.80%) JIRA
4 3 (1.05%) Subversion
5 2 (0.70%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.70%) Toad
5 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.35%) GitLab
6 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 73 (25.52%) Finance
2 47 (16.43%) Banking
3 11 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.15%) Legal
5 7 (2.45%) Electronics
5 7 (2.45%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.10%) Retail
7 5 (1.75%) Games
8 4 (1.40%) Law
8 4 (1.40%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.05%) Advertising
9 3 (1.05%) Back Office
10 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.70%) Marketing
11 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 124 (43.36%) Administrator
2 76 (26.57%) Systems Administrator
3 69 (24.13%) Unix Administrator
4 51 (17.83%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 41 (14.34%) Linux Administrator
6 23 (8.04%) Linux Engineer
7 21 (7.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 20 (6.99%) Unix Engineer
9 17 (5.94%) Analyst
9 17 (5.94%) Storage Administrator
10 13 (4.55%) VMWare Administrator
11 12 (4.20%) Solaris Engineer
12 11 (3.85%) Consultant
12 11 (3.85%) Storage Systems Administrator
13 10 (3.50%) Test Analyst
13 10 (3.50%) Wintel Engineer
14 9 (3.15%) Solaris Administrator
15 8 (2.80%) SAN Administrator
15 8 (2.80%) Storage Engineer
16 7 (2.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (10.49%) J2EE
2 14 (4.90%) Web Services
3 9 (3.15%) Middleware
4 3 (1.05%) JSP
4 3 (1.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (0.70%) Django
5 2 (0.70%) Kafka
5 2 (0.70%) LAMP
5 2 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.70%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.35%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.35%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 117 (40.91%) Clustering
2 23 (8.04%) Enterprise Storage
3 21 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.94%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.90%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.90%) Replication
6 13 (4.55%) EMC VNX
7 12 (4.20%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.10%) Symmetrix
9 5 (1.75%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.40%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.40%) HACMP
10 4 (1.40%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.05%) CLARiiON
11 3 (1.05%) Derivative
11 3 (1.05%) Freedom of Information
11 3 (1.05%) Freedom of Information Act
11 3 (1.05%) Grid Computing
11 3 (1.05%) IBM XIV
11 3 (1.05%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 191 (66.78%) Linux
2 152 (53.15%) Unix
3 131 (45.80%) Solaris
4 99 (34.62%) Windows
5 88 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 55 (19.23%) AIX
6 55 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 47 (16.43%) SUSE
8 46 (16.08%) Windows Server
9 44 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 42 (14.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 28 (9.79%) Windows XP
12 21 (7.34%) Windows 7
13 15 (5.24%) HPUX
13 15 (5.24%) Windows 10
14 9 (3.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 4 (1.40%) VMS
16 3 (1.05%) CentOS
16 3 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (1.05%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (22.38%) ITIL
2 57 (19.93%) High Availability
3 45 (15.73%) Change Management
4 40 (13.99%) Load Balancing
5 34 (11.89%) Migration
6 29 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 26 (9.09%) Problem Management
8 25 (8.74%) Server Building
9 24 (8.39%) Change Control
10 20 (6.99%) Configuration Management
11 19 (6.64%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (5.59%) Server Virtualisation
13 15 (5.24%) Service Delivery
13 15 (5.24%) Software Testing
14 14 (4.90%) Incident Management
14 14 (4.90%) Service Management
14 14 (4.90%) Test Scripting
15 12 (4.20%) Project Management
15 12 (4.20%) Smoke Testing
16 11 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (16.78%) SQL
2 38 (13.29%) Perl
3 33 (11.54%) Bash Shell
4 26 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 18 (6.29%) PowerShell
6 13 (4.55%) Korn
7 9 (3.15%) Python
8 6 (2.10%) Java
9 4 (1.40%) AWK
9 4 (1.40%) Bourne shell
9 4 (1.40%) C-shell
9 4 (1.40%) Ruby
9 4 (1.40%) SystemTap
10 3 (1.05%) C
10 3 (1.05%) PHP
10 3 (1.05%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.70%) C#
11 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (14.69%) Security Cleared
2 32 (11.19%) SC Cleared
3 31 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (10.49%) MCSE
5 16 (5.59%) ISTQB
5 16 (5.59%) MCITP
5 16 (5.59%) MCTS
6 15 (5.24%) Degree
6 15 (5.24%) MCSA
7 10 (3.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (3.15%) RHCE
9 7 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.10%) RHCSA
10 6 (2.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.75%) VCAP
11 5 (1.75%) VCP5
11 5 (1.75%) VCP6
11 5 (1.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.40%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.55%) SLA
2 4 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.05%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.70%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 93 (32.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 92 (32.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 68 (23.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (20.98%) Active Directory
5 36 (12.59%) NFS
6 34 (11.89%) vSphere
7 25 (8.74%) Hyper-V
8 24 (8.39%) Veritas File System
8 24 (8.39%) VMware ESX
9 16 (5.59%) Oracle RAC
10 10 (3.50%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (2.80%) Samba
11 8 (2.80%) SRDF
12 7 (2.45%) KVM
13 6 (2.10%) Firmware
13 6 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (1.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (1.40%) vCloud
14 4 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 89 (31.12%) NetBackup
2 27 (9.44%) Netcool
3 25 (8.74%) Puppet
4 19 (6.64%) Microsoft Clustering
4 19 (6.64%) Red Hat Satellite
4 19 (6.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 18 (6.29%) Tivoli
6 17 (5.94%) Nagios
7 16 (5.59%) McAfee ePO
7 16 (5.59%) SCCM
8 11 (3.85%) OpenView
8 11 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 11 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 9 (3.15%) Backup Exec
9 9 (3.15%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (3.15%) Oracle RMAN
10 8 (2.80%) BMC PATROL
10 8 (2.80%) Oracle ZFS
10 8 (2.80%) SCOM
11 7 (2.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 132 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 120 (41.96%) VMware
3 100 (34.97%) HP
4 92 (32.17%) Oracle
5 80 (27.97%) Sun
6 71 (24.83%) EMC
7 60 (20.98%) Microsoft
8 58 (20.28%) IBM
9 50 (17.48%) NetApp
10 49 (17.13%) Cisco
11 43 (15.03%) Citrix
12 32 (11.19%) Symantec
13 30 (10.49%) F5
14 27 (9.44%) Brocade
15 20 (6.99%) Dell
16 19 (6.64%) 3PAR
16 19 (6.64%) Intel Security
17 6 (2.10%) BMC
18 5 (1.75%) Remedy
18 5 (1.75%) SAP
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £240 - £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago