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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 71 85 56
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -29
Contract jobs citing Veritas 13 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.88% 0.078% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 3.16% 0.25% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £328 £415
% change year-on-year
+8.94% -20.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +97.36%
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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
411 394 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.81% 30.93% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 196 106
Average daily rate £350 £375 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £519 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 6
Average hourly rate £12.35 £21.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.19% +2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £18.00 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.47 £32.00 £23.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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 16 (84.21%) Solaris
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) UNIX
3 14 (73.68%) Migration
3 14 (73.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (52.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 8 (42.11%) Veritas File System
5 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
5 8 (42.11%) Law
5 8 (42.11%) Clustering
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle
6 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
6 7 (36.84%) EMC
7 6 (31.58%) AIX
7 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
8 5 (26.32%) Change Management
8 5 (26.32%) HPUX
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) SAN
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (15.79%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
10 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
11 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (10.53%) International Banking
11 2 (10.53%) Banking
11 2 (10.53%) IBM
11 2 (10.53%) Sun
11 2 (10.53%) Oracle Certification

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) NAS
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Law
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Administrator
2 6 (31.58%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (26.32%) Consultant
3 5 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (26.32%) UNIX Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (15.79%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) UNIX Support
6 2 (10.53%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) UNIX Specialist
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (10.53%) DBA
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Support
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Storage Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) AIX Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Backup Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) ICT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Clustering
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) CLARiiON
2 1 (5.26%) DataPower
2 1 (5.26%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Solaris
2 15 (78.95%) UNIX
3 6 (31.58%) AIX
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (26.32%) HPUX
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (52.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 8 (42.11%) Veritas File System
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) SRDF
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (15.79%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) WSUS
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
1 7 (36.84%) EMC
1 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.53%) Symantec
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) Sun
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) CA
3 1 (5.26%) CommVault
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Dell Compellent