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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 73 70 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs citing Veritas 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.26% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 0.77% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£425 - £229
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £242
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £353
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £15.64
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +127.05%
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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
428 388 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.91% 33.98% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 157 126
Average daily rate £400 £400 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £286 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 18
Average hourly rate £12.25 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.62 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £32.35 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 23 September 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) SSH
3 1 (20.00%) International Banking
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) SSH
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX Support
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Symantec
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
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