Period
to 28 March 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 28 March 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 604 663 696
Rank change year-on-year +59 +33 -102
Contract jobs citing Veritas 69 173 161
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.46% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 104 101
Median daily rate £380 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £176 £204 £278
90th Percentile £525 £530 £613
UK median daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £20.50
UK median hourly rate £41.00 - £20.50

Veritas is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 24,379 37,549 38,759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.90% 42.48% 41.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,861 23,654 24,350
Median daily rate £450 £454 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.88% +0.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £220 £263 £250
90th Percentile £650 £641 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £449
% change year-on-year - +0.33% +5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,089 1,275 1,319
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.34% +1.14% +0.32%
10th Percentile £11.87 £10.92 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.94% +2.86% +2.94%

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Veritas as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas in England

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Veritas in England.

Daily rate trend for Veritas in England

Veritas
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Veritas in England over the 6 months to 28 March 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Veritas in England

Veritas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Veritas in England.

Hourly rate trend for Veritas in England

Veritas
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the England region over the 6 months to 28 March 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +118 32 £380 -8.43% 3
South East +110 13 £474 +5.28% 3
North of England +11 10 £370 -1.33% 7
East of England +43 8 £425 +112.50%
North West +23 6 £370 +13.85% 2
South West +18 5 £350 -26.32%
Yorkshire +20 4 - -
West Midlands +57 1 £275 -
Midlands +54 1 £275 -21.43%
Veritas
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 33 (47.83%) Windows
2 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
3 27 (39.13%) VMware
3 27 (39.13%) NetBackup
4 26 (37.68%) Active Directory
4 26 (37.68%) Linux
5 25 (36.23%) SQL
6 24 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (31.88%) Windows Server
8 19 (27.54%) NetApp
9 17 (24.64%) Unix
9 17 (24.64%) Azure
10 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (21.74%) SAN
11 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
12 14 (20.29%) HP
12 14 (20.29%) Dell
12 14 (20.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
13 13 (18.84%) vSphere
13 13 (18.84%) Backup Exec
14 12 (17.39%) MS Exchange
14 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
14 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2016
15 11 (15.94%) ITIL
15 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
15 11 (15.94%) EMC
15 11 (15.94%) Migration
15 11 (15.94%) Office 365
15 11 (15.94%) SCCM

Veritas
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 12 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (7.25%) IBM Notes
4 4 (5.80%) Confluence
5 3 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
6 1 (1.45%) CMS
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (10.14%) MS Visio
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.64%) Azure
2 11 (15.94%) Office 365
3 8 (11.59%) AWS
4 7 (10.14%) GCP
5 6 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (2.90%) IaaS
7 2 (2.90%) PaaS
7 2 (2.90%) SaaS
8 1 (1.45%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.45%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) SAN
2 9 (13.04%) DNS
3 8 (11.59%) Firewall
4 7 (10.14%) VLAN
5 6 (8.70%) DHCP
5 6 (8.70%) LAN
5 6 (8.70%) WAN
6 4 (5.80%) NAS
6 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.90%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.90%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.90%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.45%) FCoE
8 1 (1.45%) Internet
8 1 (1.45%) SMTP
8 1 (1.45%) VPN
8 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.45%) Power BI
4 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.80%) JIRA
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Banking
2 5 (7.25%) Legal
3 3 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (1.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (18.84%) Administrator
2 12 (17.39%) Consultant
3 9 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Storage Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.70%) DBA
7 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (7.25%) Server Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Veritas Consultant
7 5 (7.25%) VMWare Administrator
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) EMC Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) EMC Storage Consultant
8 4 (5.80%) Storage Consultant
9 3 (4.35%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) LDAP
1 2 (2.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.70%) Clustering
4 3 (4.35%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.45%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.45%) EMC Centera
5 1 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.45%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.45%) PKI
5 1 (1.45%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.45%) Replication
5 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.45%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.83%) Windows
2 26 (37.68%) Linux
3 22 (31.88%) Windows Server
4 17 (24.64%) Unix
5 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (20.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2016
8 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (13.04%) AIX
10 7 (10.14%) Solaris
11 6 (8.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 5 (7.25%) SUSE
13 2 (2.90%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (2.90%) Windows 10
13 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
14 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
14 1 (1.45%) Windows NT
14 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) ITIL
1 11 (15.94%) Migration
2 9 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (8.70%) DevOps
4 6 (8.70%) High Availability
4 6 (8.70%) Proactive Maintenance
4 6 (8.70%) Proactive Monitoring
5 5 (7.25%) ITIL V2
5 5 (7.25%) Software Deployment
6 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.80%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.35%) CRM
7 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure as Code
7 3 (4.35%) Self-Awareness
7 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) SQL
2 8 (11.59%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.25%) PL/SQL
3 5 (7.25%) Python
4 4 (5.80%) AWK
4 4 (5.80%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.80%) Java
5 3 (4.35%) Go
5 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.35%) Ruby
6 2 (2.90%) Perl
7 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) Degree
4 4 (5.80%) MCSE
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.35%) CCNA
5 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (4.35%) MCP
6 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.45%) MCSA
7 1 (1.45%) NCDA
7 1 (1.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) GDPR
1 1 (1.45%) GxP
System Software
1 26 (37.68%) Active Directory
2 24 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.84%) vSphere
4 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 9 (13.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 8 (11.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (10.14%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (7.25%) OCFS2
7 5 (7.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (4.35%) XenApp
10 1 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.45%) Firmware
10 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.45%) SRDF
10 1 (1.45%) Veritas File System
10 1 (1.45%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 27 (39.13%) NetBackup
2 13 (18.84%) Backup Exec
3 11 (15.94%) SCCM
4 8 (11.59%) Data Guard
5 7 (10.14%) Ansible
6 6 (8.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (7.25%) Puppet
8 3 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (4.35%) SCOM
9 2 (2.90%) Control-M
9 2 (2.90%) HP SIM
9 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (1.45%) Avamar
10 1 (1.45%) EMC Navisphere
10 1 (1.45%) EMC TimeFinder
10 1 (1.45%) SCOrch
10 1 (1.45%) SnapMirror
10 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (1.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
2 27 (39.13%) VMware
3 19 (27.54%) NetApp
4 15 (21.74%) Red Hat
5 14 (20.29%) Dell
5 14 (20.29%) HP
6 11 (15.94%) EMC
7 10 (14.49%) Oracle
8 9 (13.04%) IBM
9 7 (10.14%) Cisco
10 5 (7.25%) Brocade
10 5 (7.25%) Citrix
10 5 (7.25%) Hitachi
10 5 (7.25%) Lotus
10 5 (7.25%) Mercator
11 4 (5.80%) CommVault
11 4 (5.80%) SolarWinds
11 4 (5.80%) Veeam
12 3 (4.35%) BMC
12 3 (4.35%) Symantec