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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 77 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Veritas 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.078% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -9.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
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Scotland

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
448 397 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.33% 31.11% 35.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 198 102
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 2
Average hourly rate £22.75 £32.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.90% -54.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 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 9 (81.82%) UNIX
1 9 (81.82%) Solaris
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) AIX
3 7 (63.64%) HPUX
3 7 (63.64%) EMC
3 7 (63.64%) Change Management
3 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (54.55%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
6 3 (27.27%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) Middleware
7 2 (18.18%) Symantec
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (18.18%) Sun
7 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
7 2 (18.18%) International Banking
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (18.18%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
7 2 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
8 1 (9.09%) SCCM
8 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Mining
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) International Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX Support
3 3 (27.27%) Senior UNIX Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Senior UNIX Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) DBA
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Support
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX Specialist
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (18.18%) Senior UNIX Support
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) AIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) DataPower
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) UNIX
1 9 (81.82%) Solaris
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) AIX
2 7 (63.64%) HPUX
2 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 7 (63.64%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
3 2 (18.18%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Symantec
5 2 (18.18%) Sun
6 1 (9.09%) Veeam
6 1 (9.09%) IBM
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) CA