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 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 17 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Veritas 8 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 11.11% 4.94% 20.69%
As % of the Vendors category 16.33% 7.27% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £378 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.02% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £344 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £379 £425
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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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 55 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 68.06% 67.90% 74.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 37
Average daily rate £325 £327 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £260 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 30 (96.77%) Clustering
2 25 (80.65%) Citrix
3 24 (77.42%) Netcool
3 24 (77.42%) SQL
4 20 (64.52%) SAN
5 19 (61.29%) SC Cleared
5 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
6 17 (54.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
8 15 (48.39%) Solaris
8 15 (48.39%) Linux
8 15 (48.39%) NAS
8 15 (48.39%) IPsec
8 15 (48.39%) Software Distribution
9 14 (45.16%) Configuration Management
9 14 (45.16%) Tivoli
10 13 (41.94%) VMware
10 13 (41.94%) VMware ESX
11 12 (38.71%) Windows
12 10 (32.26%) Test Scripting
12 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
12 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (29.03%) HP Quality Center
13 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
13 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
13 9 (29.03%) PDA
13 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
13 9 (29.03%) MCTS
13 9 (29.03%) MCITP
13 9 (29.03%) AIX

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (64.52%) SAN
2 15 (48.39%) NAS
2 15 (48.39%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) WinRunner
1 9 (29.03%) TestDirector
1 9 (29.03%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.23%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Integration Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Test Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Tester
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (96.77%) Clustering
2 9 (29.03%) PDA
3 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
4 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Solaris
1 15 (48.39%) Linux
2 12 (38.71%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (29.03%) AIX
4 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Software Distribution
2 14 (45.16%) Configuration Management
3 10 (32.26%) Test Scripting
4 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
4 9 (29.03%) Software Testing
4 9 (29.03%) Change Management
5 6 (19.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.23%) Workflow
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) XPath
2 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) SC Cleared
1 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
2 9 (29.03%) MCTS
2 9 (29.03%) MCITP
2 9 (29.03%) MCSE
2 9 (29.03%) MCSA
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (25.81%) ISTQB
4 7 (22.58%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 13 (41.94%) VMware ESX
3 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
4 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (12.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (77.42%) Netcool
2 17 (54.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 14 (45.16%) Tivoli
4 9 (29.03%) HP Quality Center
4 9 (29.03%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Citrix
2 13 (41.94%) VMware
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 9 (29.03%) McAfee
4 6 (19.35%) EMC
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) Brocade
6 1 (3.23%) Borland
6 1 (3.23%) HP