Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 666 701 588
Rank change year-on-year +35 -113 +23
Contract jobs citing Veritas 118 179 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.45% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 89 165
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £305
90th Percentile £538 £519 £521
UK median daily rate £421 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +12.33% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
England median hourly rate £26.00 £20.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.83% -25.45% -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £20.50 £25.63
% change year-on-year +107.32% -20.00% -36.34%

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 33,012 40,220 40,631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.42% 42.32% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,901 25,255 25,440
England median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,285 1,518 1,364
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +0.72% +5.30%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.66
90th Percentile £53.17 £47.00 £45.48
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.48
% change year-on-year +11.43% +0.11% +5.94%

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Veritas in England

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas in England

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veritas in England over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veritas in England

Veritas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor 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 16 November 2019. 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 +41 36 £421 +1.20% 4
South East +28 27 £450 +17.65% 3
East of England +54 25 £363 +81.25%
North of England +15 19 £413 +3.13% 5
North West +19 10 £375 -14.29% 3
Yorkshire +15 9 £425 +9.68% 1
South West -4 9 £500 +33.33% 3
Midlands +38 1 £275 -21.43% 4
West Midlands +34 1 £275 -26.67% 3
Veritas
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 63 (53.39%) VMware
2 60 (50.85%) Linux
3 57 (48.31%) NetBackup
4 49 (41.53%) Windows
5 41 (34.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (33.90%) SAN
7 38 (32.20%) SQL
8 36 (30.51%) IBM
8 36 (30.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (28.81%) Active Directory
9 34 (28.81%) NetApp
10 33 (27.97%) Unix
11 32 (27.12%) Microsoft
12 28 (23.73%) EMC
12 28 (23.73%) Security Cleared
13 26 (22.03%) Red Hat
14 23 (19.49%) Oracle
15 22 (18.64%) HP
15 22 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (18.64%) Hyper-V
15 22 (18.64%) Windows Server
16 21 (17.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 20 (16.95%) Migration
17 20 (16.95%) AIX
18 19 (16.10%) Finance
18 19 (16.10%) vSphere
18 19 (16.10%) Backup Exec
19 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
20 17 (14.41%) Perl
20 17 (14.41%) DNS

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 9 (7.63%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.93%) IBM Notes
2 7 (5.93%) IIS
2 7 (5.93%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.24%) IBM Domino
4 5 (4.24%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.39%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.54%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.54%) NetWeaver
6 3 (2.54%) SAP EP
7 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (9.32%) MS Visio
2 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (8.47%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.41%) Azure
2 12 (10.17%) Office 365
3 8 (6.78%) AWS
4 4 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.54%) GCP
6 2 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.69%) GitHub
6 2 (1.69%) IaaS
6 2 (1.69%) PaaS
6 2 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (33.90%) SAN
2 17 (14.41%) DNS
3 13 (11.02%) NAS
4 11 (9.32%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.63%) Firewall
6 6 (5.08%) iSCSI
6 6 (5.08%) VLAN
7 5 (4.24%) DHCP
7 5 (4.24%) Internet
7 5 (4.24%) LAN
7 5 (4.24%) Skype
7 5 (4.24%) WAN
8 4 (3.39%) Ethernet
9 3 (2.54%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.69%) FTP
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.85%) Connectrix
11 1 (0.85%) FCoE
11 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.32%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.93%) DB2
4 6 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (5.08%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (5.08%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (4.24%) IBM InfoSphere
5 5 (4.24%) Ingres
6 4 (3.39%) Big Data
6 4 (3.39%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.54%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (2.54%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.69%) MaxDB
9 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.85%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.85%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.85%) Bazaar
3 1 (0.85%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.85%) JIRA
3 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 19 (16.10%) Finance
2 8 (6.78%) Banking
3 6 (5.08%) Public Sector
4 5 (4.24%) Law
5 4 (3.39%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.39%) Legal
6 2 (1.69%) Back Office
6 2 (1.69%) Publishing
7 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (27.97%) Administrator
2 15 (12.71%) Consultant
3 14 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (9.32%) Backup Administrator
5 10 (8.47%) Storage Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (7.63%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.63%) Unix Administrator
7 8 (6.78%) Architect
7 8 (6.78%) DBA
8 7 (5.93%) Oracle DBA
9 6 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (5.08%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.08%) Veritas Consultant
10 5 (4.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) EMC Consultant
10 5 (4.24%) EMC Storage Consultant
10 5 (4.24%) Storage Architect
10 5 (4.24%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.93%) LDAP
2 5 (4.24%) Middleware
3 3 (2.54%) Regular Expression
3 3 (2.54%) SAP PI
4 2 (1.69%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.69%) RESTful
4 2 (1.69%) Swagger
4 2 (1.69%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.85%) SAML
5 1 (0.85%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.41%) Clustering
2 10 (8.47%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.47%) Replication
3 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.93%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.93%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (5.08%) EMC VMAX
6 3 (2.54%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle Exalogic
7 2 (1.69%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.69%) Blog
7 2 (1.69%) EMC Centera
7 2 (1.69%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.69%) EMC VNXe
7 2 (1.69%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.69%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (50.85%) Linux
2 49 (41.53%) Windows
3 36 (30.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (27.97%) Unix
5 22 (18.64%) Windows Server
6 20 (16.95%) AIX
7 14 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (11.02%) Solaris
9 10 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.39%) SUSE
11 4 (3.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (3.39%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.69%) CentOS
12 2 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (1.69%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.69%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.69%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.85%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (16.95%) Migration
3 17 (14.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 14 (11.86%) Storage Management
5 13 (11.02%) ITIL
6 11 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (8.47%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (8.47%) High Availability
8 8 (6.78%) Data Protection
8 8 (6.78%) Proactive Maintenance
9 7 (5.93%) Change Control
9 7 (5.93%) DevOps
9 7 (5.93%) Proactive Monitoring
10 6 (5.08%) Architectural Design
10 6 (5.08%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.08%) Data Management
10 6 (5.08%) Software Deployment
11 5 (4.24%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.24%) Strategic Roadmap
11 5 (4.24%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (32.20%) SQL
2 17 (14.41%) Perl
3 16 (13.56%) Python
4 15 (12.71%) PowerShell
5 13 (11.02%) Shell Script
6 6 (5.08%) Bash Shell
6 6 (5.08%) Java
6 6 (5.08%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.08%) Ruby
7 5 (4.24%) Korn
8 3 (2.54%) ABAP
8 3 (2.54%) Go
9 2 (1.69%) PHP
9 2 (1.69%) VBScript
10 1 (0.85%) AWK
Qualifications
1 28 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.56%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.08%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.24%) Degree
4 5 (4.24%) MCSE
4 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.54%) MCP
5 3 (2.54%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.69%) CCNA
6 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.69%) RHCE
6 2 (1.69%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.85%) MCITP
7 1 (0.85%) MCSA
7 1 (0.85%) NCDA
7 1 (0.85%) Server+ Certification
7 1 (0.85%) SNIA Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.54%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.85%) GDPR
2 1 (0.85%) GxP
System Software
1 41 (34.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (28.81%) Active Directory
3 22 (18.64%) Hyper-V
4 21 (17.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 19 (16.10%) vSphere
6 13 (11.02%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (6.78%) NFS
7 8 (6.78%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (5.93%) Firmware
8 7 (5.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 6 (5.08%) OCFS2
10 5 (4.24%) Samba
10 5 (4.24%) SRDF
10 5 (4.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 4 (3.39%) Docker
11 4 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (2.54%) KVM
12 3 (2.54%) Veritas File System
12 3 (2.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 57 (48.31%) NetBackup
2 19 (16.10%) Backup Exec
3 14 (11.86%) SCCM
4 13 (11.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 12 (10.17%) Tivoli
6 10 (8.47%) Ansible
7 9 (7.63%) Data Guard
7 9 (7.63%) Puppet
8 8 (6.78%) Avamar
9 7 (5.93%) vCenter Server
10 6 (5.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (3.39%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (3.39%) SCOM
12 3 (2.54%) NetApp OnCommand
12 3 (2.54%) WMI
13 2 (1.69%) EMC TimeFinder
13 2 (1.69%) Nagios
13 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (1.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 63 (53.39%) VMware
2 36 (30.51%) IBM
3 34 (28.81%) NetApp
4 32 (27.12%) Microsoft
5 28 (23.73%) EMC
6 26 (22.03%) Red Hat
7 23 (19.49%) Oracle
8 22 (18.64%) HP
9 17 (14.41%) Cisco
10 15 (12.71%) Dell
11 12 (10.17%) Veeam
12 11 (9.32%) Symantec
13 10 (8.47%) Lotus
14 9 (7.63%) Citrix
15 6 (5.08%) Mercator
16 5 (4.24%) Brocade
16 5 (4.24%) Hitachi
16 5 (4.24%) SolarWinds
17 4 (3.39%) Kaseya
17 4 (3.39%) SAP