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 3 months to 26 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 421 451 503
Rank change year-on-year +30 +52  
Contract jobs citing Veritas 170 174 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 0.80% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 128 66
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +3.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18970 21682 22783
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.95% 44.49% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11606 13612 13631
Median daily rate £427 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.43% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 635 721 1031
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +15 49 £425 +8.97% 8
London -48 32 £438 -0.28% 7
East Midlands - 30 £375 - 1
North West +43 27 £450 +9.09%
North East +77 17 £323 +43.97% 5
South West 0 6 £435 +16.00%
Yorkshire +23 5 £360 -6.49% 1
Midlands - 2 £363 - 3
East of England - 1 - -
Veritas
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 187 (64.93%) Linux
2 154 (53.47%) Unix
3 148 (51.39%) Solaris
4 124 (43.06%) Oracle
5 105 (36.46%) SAN
6 98 (34.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 96 (33.33%) Sun
8 92 (31.94%) NetBackup
9 88 (30.56%) Red Hat
10 81 (28.13%) Windows
11 77 (26.74%) Finance
12 74 (25.69%) Security Cleared
13 73 (25.35%) VMware
14 72 (25.00%) Clustering
15 69 (23.96%) HP
16 68 (23.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 63 (21.88%) AIX
18 60 (20.83%) Perl
19 58 (20.14%) Active Directory
20 56 (19.44%) EMC
21 51 (17.71%) Microsoft
21 51 (17.71%) NAS
22 50 (17.36%) SAP
22 50 (17.36%) Symantec
23 48 (16.67%) SC Cleared
24 45 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
25 44 (15.28%) Banking
26 43 (14.93%) SQL Server
27 41 (14.24%) ERP
27 41 (14.24%) Citrix

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 32 (11.11%) JBoss
2 27 (9.38%) Apache
3 22 (7.64%) MS Exchange
4 18 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 17 (5.90%) iPlanet
5 17 (5.90%) WebLogic
6 16 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
7 13 (4.51%) IIS
8 12 (4.17%) SharePoint
9 9 (3.13%) WildFly
10 7 (2.43%) Oracle Service Bus
10 7 (2.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (1.74%) Live Communications Server
13 4 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
15 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
15 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
15 2 (0.69%) MQSeries
15 2 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (2.43%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 41 (14.24%) SAP ERP
2 7 (2.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 7 (2.43%) Oracle Utilities
3 6 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (1.74%) Siebel CRM
5 1 (0.35%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.39%) Office 365
4 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.35%) GitHub
4 1 (0.35%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (36.46%) SAN
2 51 (17.71%) NAS
3 31 (10.76%) DNS
3 31 (10.76%) TCP/IP
4 28 (9.72%) Firewall
5 25 (8.68%) LDAP
6 22 (7.64%) Fibre Channel
7 21 (7.29%) DHCP
8 20 (6.94%) SSH
9 12 (4.17%) FTP
9 12 (4.17%) IPsec
10 9 (3.13%) iSCSI
11 8 (2.78%) Internet
12 5 (1.74%) Telnet
13 4 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (1.39%) Network Security
13 4 (1.39%) VLAN
14 2 (0.69%) SMTP
14 2 (0.69%) VPN
14 2 (0.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.82%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (2.08%) MS Access
5 4 (1.39%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (1.04%) MySQL
6 3 (1.04%) ObjectStore
7 2 (0.69%) GIS
7 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.35%) DB2
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.04%) JIRA
3 2 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.35%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.35%) Subversion
General
1 77 (26.74%) Finance
2 44 (15.28%) Banking
3 20 (6.94%) Legal
4 9 (3.13%) Electronics
4 9 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.78%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.43%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.74%) Marketing
8 4 (1.39%) International Banking
9 3 (1.04%) Military
10 2 (0.69%) Retail
11 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 64 (22.22%) Administrator
2 51 (17.71%) Unix Administrator
3 49 (17.01%) Consultant
4 45 (15.63%) Systems Administrator
5 40 (13.89%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 32 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
7 29 (10.07%) Analyst
8 25 (8.68%) Solaris Administrator
9 22 (7.64%) Solaris Consultant
10 21 (7.29%) Storage Administrator
11 19 (6.60%) Linux Administrator
12 18 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
12 18 (6.25%) Solaris Engineer
13 17 (5.90%) Solaris Systems Administrator
14 16 (5.56%) Storage Systems Administrator
15 14 (4.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 12 (4.17%) Backup Engineer
16 12 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
16 12 (4.17%) Unix Analyst
17 11 (3.82%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.90%) Middleware
2 16 (5.56%) J2EE
3 15 (5.21%) Web Services
4 7 (2.43%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.04%) YAML
6 2 (0.69%) Flash
6 2 (0.69%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (0.35%) JSP
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 72 (25.00%) Clustering
2 26 (9.03%) Enterprise Storage
3 24 (8.33%) Replication
4 19 (6.60%) Computer Science
5 18 (6.25%) Data Centre
6 13 (4.51%) Management Information System
7 12 (4.17%) Client/Server
8 9 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (2.78%) Fat Client
9 8 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (2.78%) Thin Client
10 6 (2.08%) EMC VNX
11 5 (1.74%) HP Storage
11 5 (1.74%) Smart Meter
12 4 (1.39%) CMDB
13 3 (1.04%) Symmetrix
14 2 (0.69%) Grid Computing
14 2 (0.69%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.69%) PKI
14 2 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 187 (64.93%) Linux
2 154 (53.47%) Unix
3 148 (51.39%) Solaris
4 81 (28.13%) Windows
5 68 (23.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 63 (21.88%) AIX
7 29 (10.07%) Windows Server
8 28 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (7.29%) HPUX
10 20 (6.94%) SUSE
10 20 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (4.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (3.13%) CentOS
12 9 (3.13%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.74%) Windows 7
14 4 (1.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (1.04%) VMS
15 3 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.69%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (14.24%) ERP
1 41 (14.24%) High Availability
2 35 (12.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 33 (11.46%) Load Balancing
4 27 (9.38%) Migration
5 25 (8.68%) Change Management
5 25 (8.68%) Problem Management
6 22 (7.64%) ITIL
7 19 (6.60%) Change Control
7 19 (6.60%) Configuration Management
8 17 (5.90%) Capacity Management
8 17 (5.90%) Server Building
9 15 (5.21%) Service Delivery
10 13 (4.51%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (4.17%) Software Distribution
12 11 (3.82%) Data Management
12 11 (3.82%) Incident Management
13 8 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (2.78%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (20.83%) Perl
2 38 (13.19%) SQL
3 32 (11.11%) Korn
4 30 (10.42%) Python
4 30 (10.42%) Shell Script
5 26 (9.03%) PowerShell
6 21 (7.29%) Bash Shell
7 17 (5.90%) Ruby
8 12 (4.17%) Java
9 8 (2.78%) Bourne shell
10 7 (2.43%) AWK
11 4 (1.39%) C
12 3 (1.04%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.04%) PHP
13 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.35%) C-shell
14 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.35%) VB
14 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (25.69%) Security Cleared
2 48 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 21 (7.29%) Degree
4 18 (6.25%) DV Cleared
5 11 (3.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (3.47%) RHCSA
7 9 (3.13%) RHCE
8 7 (2.43%) OCA
8 7 (2.43%) OCP
8 7 (2.43%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (1.39%) CFA
10 4 (1.39%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.04%) MCSE
12 2 (0.69%) MCP
13 1 (0.35%) CCA
13 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.08%) SLA
2 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 98 (34.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 58 (20.14%) Active Directory
3 45 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (12.85%) Veritas File System
5 35 (12.15%) VMware ESXi
6 33 (11.46%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 21 (7.29%) Virtual Machines
8 20 (6.94%) NFS
9 16 (5.56%) Hyper-V
10 12 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
10 12 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (2.78%) KVM
12 7 (2.43%) GlusterFS
12 7 (2.43%) SRDF
12 7 (2.43%) XenApp
13 6 (2.08%) vSphere
13 6 (2.08%) XenDesktop
14 4 (1.39%) ISA Server
14 4 (1.39%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 92 (31.94%) NetBackup
2 33 (11.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 23 (7.99%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (7.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 19 (6.60%) Red Hat Satellite
6 18 (6.25%) Netcool
6 18 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 17 (5.90%) Backup Exec
8 15 (5.21%) Puppet
9 14 (4.86%) EMC NetWorker
10 12 (4.17%) Nagios
10 12 (4.17%) Tivoli
11 11 (3.82%) Norton AntiVirus
12 9 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
12 9 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
12 9 (3.13%) SCCM
12 9 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 8 (2.78%) EMC Navisphere
14 7 (2.43%) Control-M
14 7 (2.43%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 124 (43.06%) Oracle
2 96 (33.33%) Sun
3 88 (30.56%) Red Hat
4 73 (25.35%) VMware
5 69 (23.96%) HP
6 56 (19.44%) EMC
7 51 (17.71%) Microsoft
8 50 (17.36%) SAP
8 50 (17.36%) Symantec
9 41 (14.24%) Citrix
10 35 (12.15%) Brocade
11 31 (10.76%) Cisco
12 27 (9.38%) NetApp
13 26 (9.03%) IBM
14 17 (5.90%) F5
15 14 (4.86%) McAfee
16 9 (3.13%) Veeam
17 7 (2.43%) PlateSpin
17 7 (2.43%) StorageTek
18 6 (2.08%) Meridio
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