Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 321 287 266
Rank change year-on-year -34 -21 +59
Contract jobs citing Veritas 60 84 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.52% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 1.07% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 82
South East median daily rate £363 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £311 £312 £325
90th Percentile £488 £550 £500
England median daily rate £375 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
South East median hourly rate £49.50 - £42.00
10th Percentile £48.75 - £36.70
90th Percentile £50.25 - £49.65
England median hourly rate £20.50 - £42.00

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 the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 7,916 7,831 8,852
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 47.10% 48.68% 48.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,565 4,323 5,273
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £238
90th Percentile £575 £563 £550
England median daily rate £450 £439 £420
% change year-on-year +2.45% +4.58% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 361 410
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -5.44% -0.29%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £46.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.45
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.58% -0.29%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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
Surrey -46 24 £375 -25.00% 2
Hampshire -27 17 £325 -32.29%
Thames Valley +1 10 £400 +34.68% 3
Buckinghamshire +25 8 £400 +23.08% 2
West Sussex -2 4 £383 -
Kent - 4 £331 - 1
Oxfordshire +1 1 £363 -3.33%
Berkshire -17 1 £500 +112.99% 1
Veritas
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 42 (70.00%) Linux
2 41 (68.33%) VMware
3 34 (56.67%) Unix
3 34 (56.67%) Red Hat
4 30 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (48.33%) Windows
5 29 (48.33%) NetBackup
6 25 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (38.33%) Oracle
8 21 (35.00%) Change Management
8 21 (35.00%) Solaris
8 21 (35.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 19 (31.67%) Active Directory
9 19 (31.67%) SAN
10 18 (30.00%) Red Hat Satellite
11 17 (28.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (28.33%) Finance
11 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
11 17 (28.33%) Perl
12 15 (25.00%) SQL
12 15 (25.00%) ITIL
12 15 (25.00%) Storage Management
13 14 (23.33%) Clustering
13 14 (23.33%) Symantec
14 13 (21.67%) Sun
15 12 (20.00%) HP
15 12 (20.00%) RHCE
15 12 (20.00%) McAfee
15 12 (20.00%) High Availability
16 11 (18.33%) Bash Shell

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 6 (10.00%) IIS
1 6 (10.00%) JBoss
1 6 (10.00%) WildFly
2 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) Office 365
2 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.33%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.67%) IaaS
5 1 (1.67%) PaaS
5 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.67%) SAN
2 11 (18.33%) SSH
3 10 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (13.33%) FTP
5 7 (11.67%) NAS
6 5 (8.33%) DNS
6 5 (8.33%) LAN
6 5 (8.33%) WAN
7 4 (6.67%) iSCSI
7 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.00%) DVB
8 3 (5.00%) HTTP
9 1 (1.67%) DHCP
9 1 (1.67%) FCoE
9 1 (1.67%) Internet
9 1 (1.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.67%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (3.33%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Administrator
2 18 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
3 15 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 15 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 10 (16.67%) Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
5 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) Solaris Administrator
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.00%) Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Storage Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) Web Services
2 7 (11.67%) LDAP
2 7 (11.67%) Middleware
3 3 (5.00%) JSON
3 3 (5.00%) XML
3 3 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Clustering
2 10 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 8 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 8 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (5.00%) FlexPod
5 3 (5.00%) MPEG
6 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.67%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (1.67%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.67%) HACMP
7 1 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.67%) STB
7 1 (1.67%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 42 (70.00%) Linux
2 34 (56.67%) Unix
3 29 (48.33%) Windows
4 25 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (35.00%) Solaris
6 11 (18.33%) AIX
7 10 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (11.67%) CentOS
9 7 (11.67%) Windows 10
9 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (5.00%) SUSE
12 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.67%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Change Management
2 17 (28.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (25.00%) ITIL
3 15 (25.00%) Storage Management
4 12 (20.00%) High Availability
5 10 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (15.00%) Server Management
7 8 (13.33%) Capacity Management
8 7 (11.67%) Benchmarking
8 7 (11.67%) Business Continuity
8 7 (11.67%) Incident Management
9 6 (10.00%) Information Security
9 6 (10.00%) Server Hardening
10 4 (6.67%) Mathematics
10 4 (6.67%) Migration
10 4 (6.67%) QMS
10 4 (6.67%) Quality Management
10 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 3 (5.00%) DRM
11 3 (5.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) Perl
2 15 (25.00%) SQL
3 11 (18.33%) Bash Shell
3 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
4 9 (15.00%) Java
5 8 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 7 (11.67%) AWK
6 7 (11.67%) Bourne shell
6 7 (11.67%) Korn
7 4 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) RHCE
2 5 (8.33%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.33%) RHCSA
3 4 (6.67%) OCA
3 4 (6.67%) OCP
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (5.00%) MCSE
4 3 (5.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.67%) HNC
5 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (35.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 19 (31.67%) Active Directory
4 10 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (11.67%) GlusterFS
6 6 (10.00%) NFS
6 6 (10.00%) Veritas File System
6 6 (10.00%) vSphere
7 4 (6.67%) Hyper-V
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (3.33%) Docker
10 1 (1.67%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.67%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (1.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (48.33%) NetBackup
2 18 (30.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 11 (18.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 11 (18.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 10 (16.67%) Tivoli
5 9 (15.00%) Ansible
5 9 (15.00%) Oracle ZFS
6 8 (13.33%) SCCM
7 7 (11.67%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 6 (10.00%) SELinux
8 6 (10.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 5 (8.33%) Cobbler
10 4 (6.67%) Data Guard
11 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (5.00%) Nagios
11 3 (5.00%) Puppet
11 3 (5.00%) SCOM
11 3 (5.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 41 (68.33%) VMware
2 34 (56.67%) Red Hat
3 23 (38.33%) Oracle
4 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
5 14 (23.33%) Symantec
6 13 (21.67%) Sun
7 12 (20.00%) HP
7 12 (20.00%) McAfee
8 10 (16.67%) Brocade
8 10 (16.67%) EMC
9 9 (15.00%) IBM
10 8 (13.33%) NetApp
11 7 (11.67%) Centrify
11 7 (11.67%) Citrix
11 7 (11.67%) StorageTek
12 4 (6.67%) Cisco
13 3 (5.00%) Capita
13 3 (5.00%) Intel
14 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds
15 1 (1.67%) 3PAR