Period
to 26 July 2021

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 26 July 2021 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
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 628 526 716
Rank change year-on-year -102 +190 -28
Contract jobs citing Veritas 60 20 115
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.060% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.14% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 59
10th Percentile £375 £284 £300
25th Percentile £400 £319 £409
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £458 £450
Median % change year-on-year -1.80% +1.83% +18.42%
75th Percentile £505 £492 £520
90th Percentile £575 £497 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £474 £450
% change year-on-year +0.26% +5.28% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK median hourly rate - - £26.00

Veritas is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all 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 23,055 14,284 35,358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 40.79% 42.78% 41.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,082 9,317 22,547
10th Percentile £281 £258 £256
25th Percentile £400 £365 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £463
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £563
90th Percentile £688 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £455
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 725 471 1,168
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.75 £11.15
25th Percentile £13.25 £14.00 £13.17
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year -5.13% +4.28% +6.86%
75th Percentile £40.00 £34.70 £37.63
90th Percentile £56.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.11% +5.71%

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 26 July 2021.

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 26 July 2021. 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 -110 32 £493 +6.49% 4
South East -29 10 £400 +6.67%
North of England -31 7 £475 - 1
Yorkshire -15 5 £475 -
East Midlands - 4 £400 - 1
Midlands - 4 £400 - 6
North West - 2 - - 1
South West -6 1 £450 - 3
East of England - 1 - - 2
Veritas
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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 39 (65.00%) Linux
2 33 (55.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (53.33%) VMware
3 32 (53.33%) Red Hat
4 25 (41.67%) SAN
5 22 (36.67%) Windows
6 21 (35.00%) Unix
6 21 (35.00%) Ansible
7 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (30.00%) Clustering
9 16 (26.67%) DNS
9 16 (26.67%) Active Directory
9 16 (26.67%) Symantec
10 14 (23.33%) EMC
10 14 (23.33%) ITIL
10 14 (23.33%) NetBackup
11 13 (21.67%) Configuration Management
11 13 (21.67%) Shell Script
11 13 (21.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 13 (21.67%) Puppet
12 12 (20.00%) AWS
12 12 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
12 12 (20.00%) Social Skills
12 12 (20.00%) Oracle
12 12 (20.00%) Finance
13 11 (18.33%) Migration
13 11 (18.33%) Cisco
13 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
13 11 (18.33%) HP

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 10 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.33%) IIS
3 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) AWS
2 10 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
3 7 (11.67%) OneDrive
4 4 (6.67%) Azure
5 2 (3.33%) Cohesity
6 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.67%) GCP
6 1 (1.67%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.67%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 25 (41.67%) SAN
2 16 (26.67%) DNS
3 11 (18.33%) NAS
4 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (13.33%) DHCP
6 6 (10.00%) WebEx
7 4 (6.67%) Firewall
8 3 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (3.33%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.67%) LAN
10 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
1 12 (20.00%) Social Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.67%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Local Government
4 1 (1.67%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) Administrator
2 11 (18.33%) Service Operations Specialist
3 7 (11.67%) Unix Administrator
4 6 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.67%) Architect
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 4 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (6.67%) Operations Support Specialist
5 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Support Specialist
5 4 (6.67%) Unix Specialist
5 4 (6.67%) Unix Support
5 4 (6.67%) Unix Support Specialist
5 4 (6.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) LAMP
2 1 (1.67%) LDAP
2 1 (1.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Clustering
2 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 39 (65.00%) Linux
2 33 (55.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (36.67%) Windows
4 21 (35.00%) Unix
5 12 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (13.33%) Solaris
7 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (8.33%) AIX
9 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2019
10 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (5.00%) CentOS
11 3 (5.00%) VMS
11 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (3.33%) Windows 10
12 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) ITIL
2 13 (21.67%) Configuration Management
3 11 (18.33%) Migration
4 7 (11.67%) Change Management
5 6 (10.00%) Change Control
5 6 (10.00%) DevOps
5 6 (10.00%) Project Delivery
5 6 (10.00%) Project Management
6 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.67%) Storage Management
8 3 (5.00%) Benchmarking
8 3 (5.00%) Business Continuity
8 3 (5.00%) Capacity Management
8 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) Shell Script
2 9 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (11.67%) Python
4 6 (10.00%) Perl
5 3 (5.00%) AWK
5 3 (5.00%) Bourne shell
5 3 (5.00%) Korn
6 2 (3.33%) SQL
7 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.67%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) RHCE
4 3 (5.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 13 (21.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 9 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (11.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 7 (11.67%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (8.33%) NFS
7 3 (5.00%) GlusterFS
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (3.33%) Veritas File System
8 2 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (3.33%) vSphere
9 1 (1.67%) Docker
9 1 (1.67%) Firmware
9 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.67%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 21 (35.00%) Ansible
2 14 (23.33%) NetBackup
3 13 (21.67%) Puppet
4 12 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (18.33%) Salt
6 4 (6.67%) BladeLogic
6 4 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 3 (5.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (3.33%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (3.33%) Netcool
8 2 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (3.33%) vCenter Server
9 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) Red Hat
1 32 (53.33%) VMware
2 16 (26.67%) Symantec
3 14 (23.33%) EMC
4 12 (20.00%) Oracle
5 11 (18.33%) Cisco
5 11 (18.33%) HP
5 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
5 11 (18.33%) SaltStack
6 10 (16.67%) IBM
6 10 (16.67%) NetApp
7 7 (11.67%) Dell
8 5 (8.33%) Brocade
8 5 (8.33%) Hitachi
9 4 (6.67%) McAfee
9 4 (6.67%) Sun
10 3 (5.00%) Centrify
10 3 (5.00%) Citrix
10 3 (5.00%) StorageTek
10 3 (5.00%) Veeam