Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 328 264 228
Rank change year-on-year -64 -36 +62
Contract jobs citing Veritas 53 93 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.60% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 1.22% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 48 120
South East median daily rate £363 £383 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.23% -10.00% +6.25%
10th Percentile £291 £316 £339
90th Percentile £451 £550 £538
England median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 13
South East median hourly rate £49.50 - £42.00
10th Percentile £48.75 - £36.75
90th Percentile £50.25 - £51.00
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 7,769 7,618 8,817
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 46.84% 49.17% 48.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,451 4,207 5,205
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £253 £232
90th Percentile £575 £550 £541
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 369 420
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +0.72%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £49.55
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.45% -4.17% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -52 24 £375 -21.05% 3
Hampshire -37 12 £325 -11.92% 1
Thames Valley -11 10 £375 +7.14% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 8 £400 +6.67%
West Sussex +6 4 £383 -
Oxfordshire +7 2 £369 +16.14%
Kent - 2 £413 - 1
Veritas
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 40 (75.47%) Linux
2 33 (62.26%) Red Hat
2 33 (62.26%) VMware
3 31 (58.49%) Unix
4 25 (47.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (45.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (45.28%) Solaris
5 24 (45.28%) NetBackup
6 23 (43.40%) Oracle
6 23 (43.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 21 (39.62%) Windows
8 19 (35.85%) Change Management
9 18 (33.96%) ITIL
9 18 (33.96%) SAN
10 17 (32.08%) Perl
11 16 (30.19%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (30.19%) Finance
12 15 (28.30%) Symantec
12 15 (28.30%) Sun
12 15 (28.30%) Active Directory
12 15 (28.30%) Red Hat Satellite
13 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
14 13 (24.53%) EMC
14 13 (24.53%) RHCE
15 12 (22.64%) AIX
15 12 (22.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
16 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
16 11 (20.75%) SQL
16 11 (20.75%) HP
16 11 (20.75%) McAfee

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 5 (9.43%) IIS
1 5 (9.43%) JBoss
1 5 (9.43%) WildFly
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.77%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Office 365
2 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.77%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) SAN
2 10 (18.87%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (18.87%) SSH
3 8 (15.09%) FTP
4 7 (13.21%) LAN
4 7 (13.21%) NAS
4 7 (13.21%) WAN
5 4 (7.55%) DNS
5 4 (7.55%) iSCSI
5 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.66%) DVB
6 3 (5.66%) HTTP
7 2 (3.77%) Firewall
7 2 (3.77%) Skype
7 2 (3.77%) Wireless
8 1 (1.89%) FCoE
8 1 (1.89%) Internet
8 1 (1.89%) SMS
8 1 (1.89%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.89%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 7 (13.21%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Publishing
3 1 (1.89%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Administrator
2 19 (35.85%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (32.08%) Linux Administrator
3 17 (32.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 10 (18.87%) Analyst
4 10 (18.87%) Unix Administrator
5 6 (11.32%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Solaris Administrator
6 5 (9.43%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Storage Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Storage Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.77%) Unix Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) Web Services
2 7 (13.21%) LDAP
3 5 (9.43%) Middleware
4 3 (5.66%) JSON
4 3 (5.66%) XML
4 3 (5.66%) XSLT
5 1 (1.89%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Clustering
1 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.43%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.43%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.66%) MPEG
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.89%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.89%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.89%) HACMP
4 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.89%) STB
4 1 (1.89%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 40 (75.47%) Linux
2 31 (58.49%) Unix
3 24 (45.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (45.28%) Solaris
4 21 (39.62%) Windows
5 12 (22.64%) AIX
6 7 (13.21%) CentOS
7 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
8 5 (9.43%) Windows 10
8 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (5.66%) SUSE
10 1 (1.89%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.89%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Change Management
2 18 (33.96%) ITIL
3 16 (30.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (15.09%) High Availability
5 7 (13.21%) Benchmarking
5 7 (13.21%) Business Continuity
5 7 (13.21%) Capacity Management
6 6 (11.32%) Information Security
6 6 (11.32%) Server Hardening
7 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
7 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
8 4 (7.55%) Migration
8 4 (7.55%) QMS
8 4 (7.55%) Quality Management
9 3 (5.66%) Deployment Automation
9 3 (5.66%) DRM
9 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.66%) Test Management
10 2 (3.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) Perl
2 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
2 11 (20.75%) SQL
3 8 (15.09%) Java
3 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
4 7 (13.21%) AWK
4 7 (13.21%) Bourne shell
4 7 (13.21%) Korn
4 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) RHCE
2 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) RHCSA
3 4 (7.55%) OCA
3 4 (7.55%) OCP
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (5.66%) MCSE
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.66%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.89%) HNC
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (43.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 15 (28.30%) Active Directory
4 7 (13.21%) GlusterFS
4 7 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (11.32%) NFS
5 6 (11.32%) Veritas File System
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (5.66%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (5.66%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (5.66%) vSphere
7 2 (3.77%) Docker
7 2 (3.77%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (1.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 24 (45.28%) NetBackup
2 15 (28.30%) Red Hat Satellite
3 12 (22.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 9 (16.98%) Ansible
4 9 (16.98%) Oracle ZFS
4 9 (16.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 8 (15.09%) Cobbler
5 8 (15.09%) Tivoli
6 7 (13.21%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 6 (11.32%) SELinux
7 6 (11.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 5 (9.43%) SCCM
9 4 (7.55%) Nagios
10 3 (5.66%) Data Guard
10 3 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (5.66%) Puppet
10 3 (5.66%) vCenter Server
11 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (3.77%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 33 (62.26%) Red Hat
1 33 (62.26%) VMware
2 23 (43.40%) Oracle
3 15 (28.30%) Sun
3 15 (28.30%) Symantec
4 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
5 13 (24.53%) EMC
6 11 (20.75%) HP
6 11 (20.75%) McAfee
7 10 (18.87%) Brocade
8 9 (16.98%) IBM
9 8 (15.09%) Centrify
10 7 (13.21%) Citrix
10 7 (13.21%) NetApp
10 7 (13.21%) StorageTek
11 6 (11.32%) Cisco
12 4 (7.55%) SolarWinds
13 3 (5.66%) Dell
13 3 (5.66%) Intel
14 2 (3.77%) Juniper