Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 14 December 2018 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
England > South East
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 355 322 313
Rank change year-on-year -33 -9 +53
Contract jobs citing Veritas 27 53 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.67% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 32
South East median daily rate £360 £450 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +20.81% +10.37%
10th Percentile £296 £357 £213
90th Percentile £478 £494 £494
England median daily rate £400 £410 £380
% change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £55.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year -25.45% -52.17% +112.96%

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,803 7,952 7,880
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.18% 47.29% 48.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,515 4,613 4,555
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £250 £240 £223
90th Percentile £588 £575 £563
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 325 390
South East median hourly rate £16.05 £17.00 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.59% +12.40% -15.97%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.40 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £43.55 £47.81
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year - +4.48% -4.29%

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Veritas as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas in the South East

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas in the South East

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veritas in the South East over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veritas in the South East

Veritas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas in the South East

Veritas
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the South East region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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
Hampshire -23 11 £260 -46.39%
Thames Valley +28 7 £450 +124.44% 1
Buckinghamshire +25 4 £400 - 1
Berkshire -9 3 £450 +124.44%
Surrey -53 3 £318 -
East Sussex - 3 - -
Kent - 2 £329 -
West Sussex -13 1 £383 -
Veritas
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 24 (88.89%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
3 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (44.44%) Clustering
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 10 (37.04%) Unix
6 9 (33.33%) Linux
6 9 (33.33%) NetBackup
6 9 (33.33%) SCCM
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle
7 8 (29.63%) SAN
7 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
7 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
8 7 (25.93%) HP
8 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
9 6 (22.22%) Change Management
9 6 (22.22%) Solaris
9 6 (22.22%) SQL
9 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
9 6 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (18.52%) Server Management
10 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Satellite
10 5 (18.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (18.52%) High Availability
10 5 (18.52%) Ansible
10 5 (18.52%) AIX
10 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003

Veritas
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) DHCP
2 4 (14.81%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.70%) Skype
4 1 (3.70%) SMTP
4 1 (3.70%) SNMP
4 1 (3.70%) SSH
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) FlexPod Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Build Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) LDAP
1 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
2 4 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (11.11%) FlexPod
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Unix
3 9 (33.33%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
6 6 (22.22%) Solaris
6 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
7 5 (18.52%) AIX
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
9 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
9 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
9 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (3.70%) CentOS
11 1 (3.70%) HPUX
11 1 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Change Management
1 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (18.52%) High Availability
2 5 (18.52%) Server Management
3 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Server Building
4 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Network Design
6 1 (3.70%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security
6 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.70%) QMS
6 1 (3.70%) Quality Management
6 1 (3.70%) Release Management
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
4 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) AWK
5 1 (3.70%) Bourne shell
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) Korn
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) RHCE
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) RHCSA
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) OCA
4 1 (3.70%) OCP
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 6 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (18.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
5 4 (14.81%) vSphere
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (3.70%) DFS Replication
8 1 (3.70%) GlusterFS
8 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (3.70%) VMware NSX
8 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 9 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (18.52%) Ansible
2 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (14.81%) SCOM
3 4 (14.81%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (11.11%) Backup Exec
4 3 (11.11%) Data Guard
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
5 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (3.70%) BladeLogic
6 1 (3.70%) Netcool
6 1 (3.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
6 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) VMware
2 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) Oracle
3 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
4 7 (25.93%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) IBM
5 4 (14.81%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix
6 3 (11.11%) EMC
6 3 (11.11%) Remedy
6 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
7 2 (7.41%) BMC
7 2 (7.41%) McAfee
7 2 (7.41%) Sun
7 2 (7.41%) Symantec
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco
8 1 (3.70%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) Meridio
8 1 (3.70%) StorageTek