Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 602 588 618
Rank change year-on-year -14 +30 +5
Contract jobs citing Veritas 264 277 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 0.63% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 195 162
England median daily rate £410 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.81% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £305 £289 £269
90th Percentile £523 £494 £500
UK median daily rate £409 £373 £390
% change year-on-year +9.73% -4.49% +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
England median hourly rate £27.50 £55.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +103.70% -20.59%
UK median hourly rate £25.63 £42.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -38.99% +55.56% -20.59%

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 40566 44097 45318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.79% 45.21% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25456 27228 27218
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £243 £245 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £432 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1563 1946
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.34
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -31 76 £444 +2.01% 4
South East -7 67 £450 +23.29%
North of England +48 61 £350 +7.69% 1
North East +67 38 £340 +6.25%
Midlands +57 33 £375 +36.36% 1
East Midlands +23 27 £375 +2.74%
South West -6 21 £435 +20.00%
North West +24 14 £420 -1.18% 1
Yorkshire +18 9 £425 +28.79%
East of England +5 7 £300 -
West Midlands +21 5 £185 -32.73% 1
Veritas
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 England region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 178 (67.42%) Linux
2 169 (64.02%) Unix
3 154 (58.33%) Solaris
4 111 (42.05%) Windows
5 110 (41.67%) SAN
6 109 (41.29%) Oracle
6 109 (41.29%) NetBackup
7 90 (34.09%) AIX
7 90 (34.09%) Red Hat
8 82 (31.06%) HP
9 79 (29.92%) EMC
9 79 (29.92%) Security Cleared
10 78 (29.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 78 (29.55%) VMware
11 77 (29.17%) Sun
12 72 (27.27%) Clustering
13 69 (26.14%) Finance
14 68 (25.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 65 (24.62%) NAS
16 64 (24.24%) Brocade
17 63 (23.86%) NetApp
17 63 (23.86%) VMware Infrastructure
18 62 (23.48%) Perl
19 59 (22.35%) Symantec
19 59 (22.35%) Fibre Channel
20 57 (21.59%) SC Cleared
21 54 (20.45%) Microsoft
21 54 (20.45%) Cisco
22 53 (20.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
23 51 (19.32%) Korn

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 39 (14.77%) SharePoint
2 33 (12.50%) JBoss
3 30 (11.36%) Apache
4 28 (10.61%) MS Exchange
4 28 (10.61%) Tomcat
5 25 (9.47%) iPlanet
5 25 (9.47%) WebLogic
6 23 (8.71%) Oracle Application Server
7 15 (5.68%) OpenStack
8 12 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (4.55%) MQSeries
9 11 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
10 10 (3.79%) Oracle Service Bus
10 10 (3.79%) Skype for Business
11 9 (3.41%) IIS
11 9 (3.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (2.65%) WildFly
13 6 (2.27%) SAS
14 5 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (7.58%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (10.98%) SAP ERP
2 25 (9.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 10 (3.79%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (3.79%) Oracle Utilities
4 8 (3.03%) Siebel CRM
5 1 (0.38%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.41%) Office 365
3 3 (1.14%) GitHub
3 3 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.76%) SaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (41.67%) SAN
2 65 (24.62%) NAS
3 59 (22.35%) Fibre Channel
4 34 (12.88%) TCP/IP
5 28 (10.61%) LDAP
6 27 (10.23%) DNS
7 26 (9.85%) Firewall
8 18 (6.82%) SSH
9 16 (6.06%) DHCP
10 14 (5.30%) iSCSI
11 9 (3.41%) WAN
12 8 (3.03%) FCoE
13 6 (2.27%) FTP
14 5 (1.89%) VLAN
15 4 (1.52%) Internet
16 3 (1.14%) Extranet
16 3 (1.14%) Intranet
16 3 (1.14%) LAN
16 3 (1.14%) Skype
17 2 (0.76%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.30%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.79%) ObjectStore
4 9 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (3.41%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (1.89%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (1.89%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.14%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.14%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.38%) GIS
8 1 (0.38%) MS Access
8 1 (0.38%) MySQL
8 1 (0.38%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (1.52%) JIRA
2 3 (1.14%) Bitbucket
2 3 (1.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 69 (26.14%) Finance
2 43 (16.29%) Banking
3 22 (8.33%) Legal
4 14 (5.30%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.79%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.76%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Military
8 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (25.76%) Administrator
2 45 (17.05%) Unix Engineer
3 41 (15.53%) Systems Administrator
4 36 (13.64%) Unix Administrator
5 35 (13.26%) Storage Engineer
6 33 (12.50%) Solaris Engineer
7 27 (10.23%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 26 (9.85%) NetApp Engineer
9 19 (7.20%) Design Engineer
10 17 (6.44%) Consultant
11 16 (6.06%) Analyst
11 16 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
11 16 (6.06%) Storage Administrator
12 15 (5.68%) Architect
12 15 (5.68%) Backup Engineer
13 14 (5.30%) Linux Engineer
13 14 (5.30%) Solaris Administrator
14 12 (4.55%) DBA
15 11 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 10 (3.79%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.47%) J2EE
2 17 (6.44%) Middleware
3 9 (3.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (3.41%) Web Services
4 5 (1.89%) X-Windows
5 3 (1.14%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (1.14%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.76%) Flash
7 1 (0.38%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 72 (27.27%) Clustering
2 40 (15.15%) Replication
3 33 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 20 (7.58%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.03%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.03%) EMC VNX
7 7 (2.65%) EMC VNXe
7 7 (2.65%) HP Storage
7 7 (2.65%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (2.27%) Grid Computing
9 5 (1.89%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.89%) EMC Centera
9 5 (1.89%) EMC VMAX
10 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
11 2 (0.76%) PKI
11 2 (0.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 178 (67.42%) Linux
2 169 (64.02%) Unix
3 154 (58.33%) Solaris
4 111 (42.05%) Windows
5 90 (34.09%) AIX
6 68 (25.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 32 (12.12%) SUSE
8 31 (11.74%) HPUX
9 27 (10.23%) Windows Server
9 27 (10.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (7.20%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (4.92%) Windows XP
12 9 (3.41%) Data ONTAP
13 6 (2.27%) Ubuntu
14 5 (1.89%) CentOS
14 5 (1.89%) Windows 2000
15 3 (1.14%) CoreOS
15 3 (1.14%) Debian
16 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (17.42%) Load Balancing
2 44 (16.67%) Migration
2 44 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 42 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 39 (14.77%) ITIL
5 37 (14.02%) High Availability
6 29 (10.98%) ERP
7 22 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 20 (7.58%) Change Management
9 16 (6.06%) Data Migration
9 16 (6.06%) Problem Management
10 15 (5.68%) Capacity Management
11 13 (4.92%) Data Management
11 13 (4.92%) Quality Management
12 12 (4.55%) Procure-to-Pay
12 12 (4.55%) QMS
12 12 (4.55%) Task Automation
13 11 (4.17%) Asset Management
14 10 (3.79%) Master Data Management
14 10 (3.79%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 62 (23.48%) Perl
2 51 (19.32%) Korn
3 36 (13.64%) Python
4 29 (10.98%) PowerShell
4 29 (10.98%) Shell Script
5 27 (10.23%) SQL
6 23 (8.71%) Bash Shell
7 11 (4.17%) Java
8 10 (3.79%) C#
8 10 (3.79%) C-shell
9 7 (2.65%) VBScript
10 6 (2.27%) Bourne shell
11 5 (1.89%) AWK
12 3 (1.14%) Ruby
13 1 (0.38%) ABAP
13 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 79 (29.92%) Security Cleared
2 57 (21.59%) SC Cleared
3 16 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 11 (4.17%) RHCE
5 10 (3.79%) Degree
6 7 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.65%) RHCSA
6 7 (2.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.89%) MCSA
7 5 (1.89%) MCSE
7 5 (1.89%) OCA
7 5 (1.89%) OCP
7 5 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.38%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.38%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.30%) SLA
2 5 (1.89%) PMO
3 3 (1.14%) GCP
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 78 (29.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 63 (23.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (20.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 49 (18.56%) VMware ESXi
5 46 (17.42%) Active Directory
6 38 (14.39%) NFS
6 38 (14.39%) Veritas File System
7 37 (14.02%) Virtual Machines
8 33 (12.50%) Hyper-V
9 26 (9.85%) KVM
9 26 (9.85%) Oracle RAC
10 18 (6.82%) Samba
11 11 (4.17%) SRDF
12 9 (3.41%) Firmware
13 6 (2.27%) Terminal Services
14 5 (1.89%) GlusterFS
14 5 (1.89%) XenApp
15 4 (1.52%) ISA Server
15 4 (1.52%) vSphere
16 3 (1.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 109 (41.29%) NetBackup
2 31 (11.74%) Backup Exec
3 27 (10.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 23 (8.71%) HP Data Protector
5 20 (7.58%) EMC NetWorker
5 20 (7.58%) Norton AntiVirus
6 18 (6.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 13 (4.92%) Netcool
7 13 (4.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 13 (4.92%) Puppet
8 12 (4.55%) OpenView
8 12 (4.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 11 (4.17%) SCOM
10 10 (3.79%) Microsoft Clustering
10 10 (3.79%) Red Hat Satellite
11 9 (3.41%) SnapVault
12 8 (3.03%) Ansible
12 8 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Management
12 8 (3.03%) Oracle ZFS
13 7 (2.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 109 (41.29%) Oracle
2 90 (34.09%) Red Hat
3 82 (31.06%) HP
4 79 (29.92%) EMC
5 78 (29.55%) VMware
6 77 (29.17%) Sun
7 64 (24.24%) Brocade
8 63 (23.86%) NetApp
9 59 (22.35%) Symantec
10 54 (20.45%) Cisco
10 54 (20.45%) Microsoft
11 40 (15.15%) IBM
12 32 (12.12%) Citrix
13 31 (11.74%) SAP
14 25 (9.47%) PlateSpin
15 23 (8.71%) McAfee
16 19 (7.20%) F5
16 19 (7.20%) Hitachi
17 18 (6.82%) Veeam
18 16 (6.06%) 3PAR