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 3 months to 22 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
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 205 217
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12  
Contract jobs citing Veritas 48 66 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.62% 0.73% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 1.51% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 39 21
Median daily rate £425 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £490 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +5.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 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 the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3829 4361 4460
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 49.29% 48.34% 47.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2129 2563 2436
Median daily rate £413 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 220 241
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 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
Surrey +5 23 £425 - 2
Hampshire +17 18 £485 -3.00% 1
West Sussex +8 3 £383 +4.79%
Berkshire +1 2 £269 -6.10% 5
Buckinghamshire - 1 £325 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £375 -
Veritas
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 73 (77.66%) Linux
2 59 (62.77%) SAN
3 54 (57.45%) Unix
4 51 (54.26%) Solaris
5 48 (51.06%) NetBackup
6 46 (48.94%) Red Hat
7 40 (42.55%) Oracle
8 39 (41.49%) Finance
9 38 (40.43%) NAS
10 34 (36.17%) Windows
10 34 (36.17%) Active Directory
11 33 (35.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 32 (34.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 31 (32.98%) VMware
14 30 (31.91%) Sun
14 30 (31.91%) SQL
15 29 (30.85%) Citrix
15 29 (30.85%) Clustering
15 29 (30.85%) Symantec
16 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
16 28 (29.79%) VMware ESXi
17 27 (28.72%) Veritas File System
18 26 (27.66%) Enterprise Storage
19 25 (26.60%) EMC
19 25 (26.60%) SQL Server
20 22 (23.40%) HP
20 22 (23.40%) High Availability
21 21 (22.34%) Brocade
22 19 (20.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
22 19 (20.21%) Legal

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 15 (15.96%) JBoss
2 9 (9.57%) IIS
2 9 (9.57%) WildFly
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (6.38%) Apache
4 6 (6.38%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.13%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (1.06%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Oracle Utilities
2 6 (6.38%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (5.32%) Siebel CRM
4 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 59 (62.77%) SAN
2 38 (40.43%) NAS
3 18 (19.15%) SSH
4 13 (13.83%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (12.77%) IPsec
5 12 (12.77%) LDAP
6 10 (10.64%) DNS
7 9 (9.57%) FTP
8 8 (8.51%) iSCSI
9 6 (6.38%) DHCP
10 4 (4.26%) Firewall
11 2 (2.13%) VLAN
11 2 (2.13%) VPN
12 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (26.60%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (4.26%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (3.19%) MS Access
6 2 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (11.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (41.49%) Finance
2 19 (20.21%) Legal
3 13 (13.83%) Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Military
5 2 (2.13%) Electronics
5 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.13%) Marketing
5 2 (2.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (34.04%) Administrator
2 27 (28.72%) Unix Administrator
3 23 (24.47%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (21.28%) Storage Administrator
5 19 (20.21%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 15 (15.96%) Solaris Administrator
6 15 (15.96%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 12 (12.77%) Integration Engineer
8 10 (10.64%) Analyst
9 9 (9.57%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (8.51%) Solaris Systems Administrator
10 8 (8.51%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (7.45%) DBA
11 7 (7.45%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (7.45%) Oracle DBA
11 7 (7.45%) SAN Administrator
11 7 (7.45%) SAN Storage Administrator
12 5 (5.32%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 5 (5.32%) Senior DBA
12 5 (5.32%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.02%) Middleware
2 9 (9.57%) Web Services
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.13%) Flash
4 2 (2.13%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.85%) Clustering
2 26 (27.66%) Enterprise Storage
3 12 (12.77%) Computer Science
4 11 (11.70%) Client/Server
5 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
6 6 (6.38%) EMC VNX
7 5 (5.32%) Smart Meter
8 4 (4.26%) Replication
9 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (3.19%) Fat Client
9 3 (3.19%) Thin Client
10 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
11 1 (1.06%) CLARiiON
11 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
11 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
11 1 (1.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 73 (77.66%) Linux
2 54 (57.45%) Unix
3 51 (54.26%) Solaris
4 34 (36.17%) Windows
5 33 (35.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (17.02%) AIX
7 14 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (11.70%) Windows Server
9 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (8.51%) CentOS
11 5 (5.32%) Windows 7
12 4 (4.26%) HPUX
12 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
14 1 (1.06%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) High Availability
2 16 (17.02%) Change Control
2 16 (17.02%) Change Management
2 16 (17.02%) Load Balancing
2 16 (17.02%) Problem Management
3 15 (15.96%) Server Building
4 14 (14.89%) Capacity Management
4 14 (14.89%) Service Delivery
5 13 (13.83%) Configuration Management
5 13 (13.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (12.77%) Software Distribution
7 10 (10.64%) Performance Management
8 9 (9.57%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.45%) Data Management
9 7 (7.45%) Master Data Management
9 7 (7.45%) Migration
9 7 (7.45%) SOA
9 7 (7.45%) WFM
10 6 (6.38%) Mathematics
10 6 (6.38%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.91%) SQL
2 17 (18.09%) Perl
3 13 (13.83%) Korn
3 13 (13.83%) PowerShell
4 12 (12.77%) Shell Script
5 9 (9.57%) Java
6 7 (7.45%) Bash Shell
6 7 (7.45%) Bourne shell
7 6 (6.38%) AWK
8 3 (3.19%) Python
9 2 (2.13%) PHP
9 2 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (18.09%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.83%) DV Cleared
3 12 (12.77%) Degree
4 8 (8.51%) RHCE
5 7 (7.45%) RHCSA
6 6 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (6.38%) OCA
6 6 (6.38%) OCP
6 6 (6.38%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (5.32%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.26%) CFA
9 3 (3.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.06%) HP AIS
11 1 (1.06%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (36.17%) Active Directory
2 32 (34.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 28 (29.79%) VMware ESXi
4 27 (28.72%) Veritas File System
5 18 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (15.96%) NFS
7 8 (8.51%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (7.45%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (6.38%) GlusterFS
10 5 (5.32%) vSphere
11 4 (4.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (3.19%) PowerHA
12 3 (3.19%) XenApp
13 2 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (1.06%) BitLocker
14 1 (1.06%) ProxySG
14 1 (1.06%) Samba
14 1 (1.06%) Sendmail
14 1 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 48 (51.06%) NetBackup
2 19 (20.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 15 (15.96%) Netcool
3 15 (15.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 13 (13.83%) Red Hat Satellite
5 12 (12.77%) Tivoli
6 11 (11.70%) Nagios
7 9 (9.57%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (8.51%) EMC Navisphere
9 6 (6.38%) Oracle ZFS
9 6 (6.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 6 (6.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (5.32%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (4.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (3.19%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (3.19%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (3.19%) Puppet
12 3 (3.19%) SCCM
12 3 (3.19%) SCOM
12 3 (3.19%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 46 (48.94%) Red Hat
2 40 (42.55%) Oracle
3 31 (32.98%) VMware
4 30 (31.91%) Sun
5 29 (30.85%) Citrix
5 29 (30.85%) Symantec
6 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
7 25 (26.60%) EMC
8 22 (23.40%) HP
9 21 (22.34%) Brocade
10 15 (15.96%) NetApp
11 13 (13.83%) McAfee
12 6 (6.38%) IBM
12 6 (6.38%) StorageTek
13 5 (5.32%) Siebel
14 4 (4.26%) Nimsoft
15 3 (3.19%) Intel
15 3 (3.19%) Meridio
16 2 (2.13%) Dell
16 2 (2.13%) SAP
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