The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 22 24 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing Veritas 3 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 3.70% 3.13% 17.74%
As % of the Vendors category 6.12% 4.84% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 10
Average daily rate
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£355 £378 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.08% -5.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £377 £413
% change year-on-year
-0.39% -8.72%
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 Erskine region.

Vendors Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49 62 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 60.49% 64.58% 75.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 47 43
Average daily rate £347 £324 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.41% -22.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £260 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £378 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 27 May 2015, 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 17 (94.44%) Clustering
2 15 (83.33%) Citrix
3 14 (77.78%) Netcool
3 14 (77.78%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) SAN
4 10 (55.56%) VMware
4 10 (55.56%) VMware ESX
5 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
5 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
5 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 8 (44.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) AIX
6 7 (38.89%) Solaris
6 7 (38.89%) Linux
6 7 (38.89%) MCSE
6 7 (38.89%) MCSA
6 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
6 7 (38.89%) McAfee
6 7 (38.89%) Change Management
6 7 (38.89%) WinRunner
6 7 (38.89%) TestDirector
6 7 (38.89%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 10 (55.56%) SAN
2 7 (38.89%) IPsec
2 7 (38.89%) NAS
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) WinRunner
1 7 (38.89%) TestDirector
1 7 (38.89%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) XML
1 1 (5.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (94.44%) Clustering
2 7 (38.89%) PDA
3 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) AIX
2 7 (38.89%) Solaris
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 7 (38.89%) Software Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Change Management
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (38.89%) Software Distribution
2 7 (38.89%) Server Building
3 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) XPath
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) MCSE
2 7 (38.89%) MCSA
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (38.89%) MCTS
2 7 (38.89%) MCITP
2 7 (38.89%) ISTQB
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware ESX
2 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
4 3 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (77.78%) Netcool
2 8 (44.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (38.89%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (38.89%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (33.33%) Tivoli
5 1 (5.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Citrix
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) McAfee
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) HP