The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Software.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 74 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing Veritas 6 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.71% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.57% 2.08% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £373
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.88 £15.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+145.83% -35.48%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
383 385 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.00% 34.22% 44.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 199 118
Average daily rate £389 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £216 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £15.77 £10.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.70% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £10.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.35 £14.02 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Veritas across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Veritas across the Edinburgh region.

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Veritas also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Veritas.

1 12 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (73.33%) SAN
2 11 (73.33%) UNIX
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (66.67%) Solaris
3 10 (66.67%) EMC
4 9 (60.00%) Migration
5 8 (53.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (46.67%) NAS
6 7 (46.67%) Oracle
7 6 (40.00%) Windows
7 6 (40.00%) AIX
7 6 (40.00%) HPUX
7 6 (40.00%) Change Management
7 6 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (33.33%) Finance
8 5 (33.33%) HP
9 4 (26.67%) Symantec
9 4 (26.67%) IBM
10 3 (20.00%) Veeam
10 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (20.00%) SCCM
10 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 3 (20.00%) SSH
10 3 (20.00%) Replication
10 3 (20.00%) VMware

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Veritas also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Veritas. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) SAN
2 7 (46.67%) NAS
3 3 (20.00%) SSH
3 3 (20.00%) LDAP
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
1 6 (40.00%) Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Designer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior UNIX Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Senior UNIX Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) DBA
5 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (13.33%) UNIX Support
5 2 (13.33%) Senior UNIX Support
6 1 (6.67%) Backup Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) AIX Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Architect
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) UNIX
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
1 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Solaris
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) AIX
3 6 (40.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Migration
2 6 (40.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (13.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (13.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 10 (66.67%) EMC
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (26.67%) Symantec
5 4 (26.67%) IBM
6 3 (20.00%) Veeam
6 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft