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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 72 81 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs citing Veritas 16 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% 0.16% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 3.46% 0.48% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +84.21%
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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
462 421 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.79% 32.79% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 220 119
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 7
Average hourly rate £11.18 £21.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.78% +2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.00 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.12 £21.00 £26.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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 28 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 17 (85.00%) Solaris
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
2 16 (80.00%) UNIX
3 15 (75.00%) Migration
3 15 (75.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 14 (70.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 12 (60.00%) Veritas File System
5 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
5 12 (60.00%) Law
5 12 (60.00%) Clustering
6 4 (20.00%) EMC
6 4 (20.00%) SAN
6 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) AIX
7 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
7 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
8 2 (10.00%) Change Management
8 2 (10.00%) Banking
8 2 (10.00%) International Banking
8 2 (10.00%) HPUX
8 2 (10.00%) Symantec
8 2 (10.00%) Windows
8 2 (10.00%) IBM
8 2 (10.00%) Sun
8 2 (10.00%) Linux
9 1 (5.00%) LDAP
9 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
9 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) LDAP
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
2 12 (60.00%) Law
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) UNIX Consultant
4 5 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 4 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) UNIX Support
6 2 (10.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
7 1 (5.00%) UNIX Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) ICT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Clustering
1 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (5.00%) DataPower
2 1 (5.00%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Solaris
2 16 (80.00%) UNIX
3 3 (15.00%) AIX
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) HPUX
4 2 (10.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
2 2 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.00%) SOA
3 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
1 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 14 (70.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 12 (60.00%) Veritas File System
4 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) SRDF
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
2 1 (5.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
1 4 (20.00%) EMC
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Sun
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) CA
3 1 (5.00%) CommVault
3 1 (5.00%) NetApp
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Dell Compellent