The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Veritas
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 154 180
Rank change year-on-year -7 +26  
Contract jobs citing Veritas 3 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.091% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.66% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 13
Median daily rate £488 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £457 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -65.47% +5.00%  

Veritas is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1253 1370 2428
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.92% 40.45% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 1056 1802
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 64
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £26.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Veritas as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas in the City of London

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Veritas in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas in the City of London

Veritas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 7 (63.64%) Backup Exec
2 6 (54.55%) NetBackup
2 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
5 3 (27.27%) Symantec
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Clustering
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Veritas
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) FTP
3 2 (18.18%) SMTP
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) ObjectStore
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Electronics
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (18.18%) NetBackup Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) NetBackup Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Veritas Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) HPUX
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Data Deduplication
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
2 2 (18.18%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (18.18%) Server Building
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
2 2 (18.18%) XenServer
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Backup Exec
2 6 (54.55%) NetBackup
3 2 (18.18%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (18.18%) SCCM
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Nagios
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Symantec
3 2 (18.18%) Hitachi
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Sybase
4 1 (9.09%) Veeam