The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Erskine region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 26 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Veritas 7 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 4.73% - 34.29%
As % of the Vendors category 7.00% - 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 6
Average daily rate
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£345 - £368
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 - £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £15.90
% change year-on-year
+84.21% +19.49%
Vendors Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
100 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 67.57% 95.65% 97.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 19 15
Average daily rate £335 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £338 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Veritas
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Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 11 (100.00%) Clustering
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) Netcool
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) MCSA
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) MCITP
4 6 (54.55%) PDA
4 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
4 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
4 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
4 6 (54.55%) MCTS
4 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (54.55%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
4 6 (54.55%) MCSE
4 6 (54.55%) AIX
4 6 (54.55%) WinRunner
4 6 (54.55%) TestDirector
4 6 (54.55%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (54.55%) McAfee

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) IPsec
2 3 (27.27%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) WinRunner
1 6 (54.55%) TestDirector
1 6 (54.55%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Clustering
2 6 (54.55%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) AIX
2 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Solaris
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Change Management
1 6 (54.55%) Software Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
1 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Software Distribution
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) MCSA
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) MCITP
3 6 (54.55%) ISTQB
3 6 (54.55%) MCTS
3 6 (54.55%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware ESX
1 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Netcool
2 6 (54.55%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (54.55%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (27.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) McAfee
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) EMC