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 23 February 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 Technologies.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Veritas
UK
Rank 475 400 477
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +77
Contract jobs citing Veritas 120 240 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.46% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 1.07% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 137 63
Median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 15
Median hourly rate £60.00 £50.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.81% +39.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £50.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+18.81% +39.31%

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
20233 22493 23972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.59% 43.22% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12546 13464 13798
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 759 835 981
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.42 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 23 February 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
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 23 February 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 -40 109 £408 +1.87% 15
London -2 46 £425 +1.19% 2
South East -13 34 £369 -16.13% 3
Hampshire +5 14 £359 -12.92% 2
Surrey -1 14 £400 -11.11% 1
North West +22 12 £420 +12.00% 5
Scotland -16 10 £340 +1.49%
City of London -25 10 £415 -1.19%
Epsom - 9 £400 - 1
West Midlands +7 6 £300 -15.49% 1
Havant - 6 £350 -
Merseyside - 6 £415 - 1
Liverpool - 6 £415 - 1
Yorkshire +2 5 £350 -12.50% 1
Glasgow +3 4 £355 +14.05%
Hook +1 4 £358 - 2
Manchester +14 3 £425 +6.25% 4
Milton Keynes +6 3 £425 +25.92%
Birmingham -3 3 £300 -15.49%
Buckinghamshire -5 3 £425 +25.92%
Edinburgh -9 3 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £325 -
Clydebank - 3 £325 -
Cheshire - 3 £420 -
Canary Wharf - 3 - -
Berkshire +17 2 £600 +9.09%
Sheffield -3 2 £350 -12.50%
South Yorkshire -5 2 £350 -12.50%
East Midlands -7 2 £450 +9.75% 1
Tyne and Wear -8 2 - -

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 196 (65.33%) Linux
2 163 (54.33%) Unix
3 138 (46.00%) Solaris
4 135 (45.00%) Red Hat
5 132 (44.00%) SAN
6 120 (40.00%) Clustering
7 109 (36.33%) VMware
8 105 (35.00%) Oracle
9 99 (33.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 91 (30.33%) HP
10 91 (30.33%) NetBackup
11 89 (29.67%) Windows
12 88 (29.33%) Sun
13 86 (28.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 84 (28.00%) Finance
15 80 (26.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 65 (21.67%) EMC
17 62 (20.67%) NAS
17 62 (20.67%) High Availability
18 61 (20.33%) Active Directory
19 57 (19.00%) AIX
20 56 (18.67%) Microsoft
20 56 (18.67%) TCP/IP
20 56 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
21 53 (17.67%) IBM
21 53 (17.67%) ITIL
21 53 (17.67%) SQL
22 51 (17.00%) Change Management
23 49 (16.33%) Banking
23 49 (16.33%) Citrix

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 40 (13.33%) Apache
2 36 (12.00%) JBoss
3 31 (10.33%) Tomcat
4 29 (9.67%) iPlanet
4 29 (9.67%) WebLogic
5 27 (9.00%) SharePoint
6 26 (8.67%) Oracle Application Server
7 13 (4.33%) IIS
8 11 (3.67%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.67%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.67%) nginx
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.67%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 1 (0.33%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (7.00%) MS Office
2 13 (4.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (1.00%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) Maximo
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (5.00%) Office 365
2 4 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.67%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 132 (44.00%) SAN
2 62 (20.67%) NAS
3 56 (18.67%) TCP/IP
4 45 (15.00%) DNS
4 45 (15.00%) Firewall
5 38 (12.67%) LDAP
6 19 (6.33%) FTP
7 16 (5.33%) SSH
8 14 (4.67%) DHCP
9 13 (4.33%) IPsec
10 9 (3.00%) iSCSI
10 9 (3.00%) Network Security
11 6 (2.00%) Internet
11 6 (2.00%) SMTP
11 6 (2.00%) SSL
12 5 (1.67%) Kerberos
13 4 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
14 3 (1.00%) LAN
14 3 (1.00%) VoIP
15 2 (0.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (1.67%) MS Access
5 4 (1.33%) GIS
5 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.00%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (1.00%) ObjectStore
6 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.00%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.67%) DB2
7 2 (0.67%) Informix
7 2 (0.67%) Pentaho
7 2 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (5.00%) StarTeam
3 9 (3.00%) JIRA
4 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.67%) Subversion
4 2 (0.67%) Toad
4 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 84 (28.00%) Finance
2 49 (16.33%) Banking
3 17 (5.67%) Legal
4 12 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.67%) Electronics
6 6 (2.00%) Retail
7 5 (1.67%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.33%) Games
8 4 (1.33%) Law
9 3 (1.00%) Back Office
9 3 (1.00%) International Banking
9 3 (1.00%) Marketing
10 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 116 (38.67%) Administrator
2 77 (25.67%) Unix Administrator
3 73 (24.33%) Systems Administrator
4 58 (19.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 36 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
6 27 (9.00%) Storage Administrator
7 24 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
8 22 (7.33%) Unix Engineer
9 19 (6.33%) Storage Systems Administrator
10 17 (5.67%) Consultant
11 16 (5.33%) Analyst
11 16 (5.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 16 (5.33%) Solaris Administrator
12 14 (4.67%) Solaris Engineer
13 12 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
14 10 (3.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
14 10 (3.33%) Wintel Engineer
15 9 (3.00%) SAN Administrator
15 9 (3.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
15 9 (3.00%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.67%) J2EE
2 10 (3.33%) Middleware
3 8 (2.67%) Web Services
4 4 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.67%) Django
5 2 (0.67%) JSP
5 2 (0.67%) Kafka
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (0.67%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.33%) LAMP
6 1 (0.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 120 (40.00%) Clustering
2 32 (10.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 20 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (5.33%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.33%) Data Centre
5 15 (5.00%) Replication
6 12 (4.00%) EMC VNX
7 9 (3.00%) Symmetrix
8 8 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.67%) Smart Meter
9 5 (1.67%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.67%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.00%) CLARiiON
11 3 (1.00%) Fintech
11 3 (1.00%) IBM XIV
12 2 (0.67%) Equities
12 2 (0.67%) Freedom of Information
12 2 (0.67%) Grid Computing
12 2 (0.67%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 196 (65.33%) Linux
2 163 (54.33%) Unix
3 138 (46.00%) Solaris
4 99 (33.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 89 (29.67%) Windows
6 57 (19.00%) AIX
7 49 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (14.33%) Windows Server
9 38 (12.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 36 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 35 (11.67%) SUSE
12 27 (9.00%) Windows XP
13 21 (7.00%) Windows 7
14 15 (5.00%) Windows 10
15 14 (4.67%) HPUX
16 11 (3.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 7 (2.33%) VMS
18 3 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
19 2 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
19 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (20.67%) High Availability
2 53 (17.67%) ITIL
3 51 (17.00%) Change Management
4 41 (13.67%) Load Balancing
5 37 (12.33%) Migration
6 35 (11.67%) Change Control
7 34 (11.33%) Problem Management
8 33 (11.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 30 (10.00%) Server Building
10 23 (7.67%) Configuration Management
11 21 (7.00%) Service Delivery
12 18 (6.00%) Incident Management
13 15 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (4.67%) Server Virtualisation
14 14 (4.67%) Software Testing
15 13 (4.33%) Software Distribution
15 13 (4.33%) Test Scripting
16 12 (4.00%) Project Management
17 11 (3.67%) Smoke Testing
17 11 (3.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (17.67%) SQL
2 38 (12.67%) Bash Shell
2 38 (12.67%) Perl
3 25 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 16 (5.33%) PowerShell
5 15 (5.00%) Korn
6 10 (3.33%) Python
7 5 (1.67%) Java
8 4 (1.33%) AWK
8 4 (1.33%) Bourne shell
8 4 (1.33%) C
8 4 (1.33%) C-shell
8 4 (1.33%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.33%) SystemTap
9 3 (1.00%) PHP
9 3 (1.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.67%) C#
10 2 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (10.33%) SC Cleared
3 26 (8.67%) MCSE
3 26 (8.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (6.33%) Degree
5 15 (5.00%) ISTQB
6 14 (4.67%) MCITP
6 14 (4.67%) MCSA
6 14 (4.67%) MCTS
7 11 (3.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 10 (3.33%) RHCE
9 7 (2.33%) RHCSA
10 6 (2.00%) DV Cleared
10 6 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.00%) CCNP
11 3 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.67%) CCNA
12 2 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.67%) SCSA
12 2 (0.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.00%) SLA
2 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.67%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 86 (28.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 80 (26.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 61 (20.33%) Active Directory
4 56 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (13.33%) Veritas File System
6 35 (11.67%) NFS
7 29 (9.67%) vSphere
8 24 (8.00%) Hyper-V
9 18 (6.00%) VMware ESX
10 17 (5.67%) Oracle RAC
11 12 (4.00%) SRDF
11 12 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (2.00%) KVM
13 6 (2.00%) Samba
14 5 (1.67%) Firmware
14 5 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
15 4 (1.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (1.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 91 (30.33%) NetBackup
2 33 (11.00%) Netcool
3 27 (9.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 24 (8.00%) Tivoli
5 22 (7.33%) Red Hat Satellite
6 20 (6.67%) Puppet
7 18 (6.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 17 (5.67%) Nagios
8 17 (5.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 15 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
9 15 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
9 15 (5.00%) SCCM
10 10 (3.33%) Backup Exec
11 9 (3.00%) BMC PATROL
11 9 (3.00%) Oracle ZFS
12 8 (2.67%) EMC Navisphere
12 8 (2.67%) OpenView
13 7 (2.33%) BladeLogic
13 7 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 135 (45.00%) Red Hat
2 109 (36.33%) VMware
3 105 (35.00%) Oracle
4 91 (30.33%) HP
5 88 (29.33%) Sun
6 65 (21.67%) EMC
7 56 (18.67%) Microsoft
8 53 (17.67%) IBM
9 49 (16.33%) Citrix
10 48 (16.00%) NetApp
11 46 (15.33%) Cisco
12 38 (12.67%) Symantec
13 29 (9.67%) F5
14 28 (9.33%) Brocade
15 18 (6.00%) Dell
15 18 (6.00%) Intel Security
16 15 (5.00%) 3PAR
17 9 (3.00%) SAP
18 5 (1.67%) BMC
18 5 (1.67%) Remedy
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