Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 347 293 312
Rank change year-on-year -54 +19 +32
Contract jobs citing Veritas 42 78 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.48% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.99% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 47
South East median daily rate £379 £485 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.91% +32.88% -8.75%
10th Percentile £305 £314 £232
90th Percentile £450 £638 £477
England median daily rate £383 £400 £390
% change year-on-year -4.38% +2.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year -25.45% - -

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 7,630 7,847 8,093
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.35% 48.31% 48.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,421 4,489 4,691
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £238 £225
90th Percentile £588 £571 £550
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 339 334 411
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £15.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.87% -12.78%
10th Percentile £10.32 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £46.87 £44.78 £47.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -51 17 £355 -6.58% 1
Hampshire -26 13 £375 -23.86% 1
Thames Valley +16 6 £450 +51.52% 4
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £400 +23.08%
West Sussex -4 3 £383 -
Kent - 3 £325 - 1
Berkshire -9 2 £475 +102.34% 4
Veritas
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 35 (83.33%) VMware
2 26 (61.90%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (52.38%) Linux
3 22 (52.38%) NetBackup
4 21 (50.00%) Unix
4 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 17 (40.48%) Oracle
6 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 16 (38.10%) Red Hat
7 14 (33.33%) SQL
7 14 (33.33%) Change Management
8 13 (30.95%) Clustering
9 12 (28.57%) ITIL
9 12 (28.57%) SAN
9 12 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
10 11 (26.19%) PowerShell
10 11 (26.19%) McAfee
11 10 (23.81%) HP
11 10 (23.81%) Solaris
11 10 (23.81%) SCCM
11 10 (23.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 10 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (23.81%) Server Management
12 9 (21.43%) Red Hat Satellite
12 9 (21.43%) Web Services
12 9 (21.43%) Client/Server
13 8 (19.05%) Java
13 8 (19.05%) Perl

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 7 (16.67%) IIS
2 6 (14.29%) JBoss
2 6 (14.29%) WildFly
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.76%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.38%) IaaS
4 1 (2.38%) PaaS
4 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) SAN
2 7 (16.67%) SSH
3 6 (14.29%) DNS
3 6 (14.29%) WAN
4 5 (11.90%) LAN
5 4 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (7.14%) DHCP
6 3 (7.14%) FTP
6 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.76%) DVB
7 2 (4.76%) HTTP
7 2 (4.76%) Internet
7 2 (4.76%) NAS
8 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.38%) Skype
8 1 (2.38%) SMTP
8 1 (2.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) MS Access
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Publishing
3 1 (2.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) Administrator
3 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) Web Services
2 7 (16.67%) LDAP
2 7 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (4.76%) JSON
3 2 (4.76%) XML
3 2 (4.76%) XSLT
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (2.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Clustering
2 9 (21.43%) Client/Server
3 5 (11.90%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (7.14%) FlexPod
6 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.76%) MPEG
7 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.38%) Taxonomies
7 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Linux
3 21 (50.00%) Unix
4 12 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 10 (23.81%) Solaris
6 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (14.29%) AIX
9 4 (9.52%) CentOS
10 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
11 2 (4.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Change Management
2 12 (28.57%) ITIL
3 10 (23.81%) Server Management
4 7 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (14.29%) High Availability
6 5 (11.90%) Storage Management
7 4 (9.52%) Benchmarking
7 4 (9.52%) Business Continuity
7 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 4 (9.52%) Server Building
8 3 (7.14%) Information Security
8 3 (7.14%) Mathematics
8 3 (7.14%) Migration
8 3 (7.14%) QMS
8 3 (7.14%) Quality Management
8 3 (7.14%) Server Hardening
8 3 (7.14%) Visualisation
9 2 (4.76%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) PowerShell
3 8 (19.05%) Java
3 8 (19.05%) Perl
4 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.52%) AWK
5 4 (9.52%) Bourne shell
5 4 (9.52%) Korn
5 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) RHCE
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.52%) Degree
3 4 (9.52%) RHCSA
4 3 (7.14%) MCSE
4 3 (7.14%) OCA
4 3 (7.14%) OCP
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (7.14%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) HNC
6 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 26 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (23.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (14.29%) vSphere
5 4 (9.52%) GlusterFS
5 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (4.76%) Docker
7 2 (4.76%) Veritas File System
8 1 (2.38%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.38%) NFS
8 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (52.38%) NetBackup
2 10 (23.81%) SCCM
3 9 (21.43%) Red Hat Satellite
4 6 (14.29%) Ansible
4 6 (14.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Clustering
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle ZFS
6 4 (9.52%) Data Guard
6 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (9.52%) SCOM
6 4 (9.52%) Tivoli
6 4 (9.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Backup Exec
7 3 (7.14%) vCenter Server
8 2 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (2.38%) BladeLogic
9 1 (2.38%) Cobbler
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
9 1 (2.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 35 (83.33%) VMware
2 17 (40.48%) Oracle
3 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 16 (38.10%) Red Hat
4 11 (26.19%) McAfee
5 10 (23.81%) HP
6 8 (19.05%) Citrix
6 8 (19.05%) Symantec
7 6 (14.29%) EMC
7 6 (14.29%) Sun
8 4 (9.52%) Brocade
8 4 (9.52%) Centrify
8 4 (9.52%) IBM
8 4 (9.52%) NetApp
8 4 (9.52%) StorageTek
9 3 (7.14%) Cisco
9 3 (7.14%) Intel
10 2 (4.76%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.76%) Remedy
11 1 (2.38%) Isilon