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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 44 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +3
Contract jobs citing Veritas 19 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 5.35% 10.00% 5.33%
As % of the Vendors category 8.02% 15.69% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 3
Average daily rate £269 £325 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.38% -14.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £324 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £349 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Veritas
Renfrewshire

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
237 51 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 66.76% 63.75% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 36 34
Average daily rate £330 £343 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% +4.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £262 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 1 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 1 May 2016, 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
1 35 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 35 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 34 (97.14%) Test Automation
2 34 (97.14%) Windows 7
2 34 (97.14%) HP Quality Center
2 34 (97.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (97.14%) WinRunner
2 34 (97.14%) TestDirector
2 34 (97.14%) HP UFT
2 34 (97.14%) MCSE
2 34 (97.14%) MCSA
2 34 (97.14%) Windows XP
2 34 (97.14%) Microsoft
2 34 (97.14%) Active Directory
2 34 (97.14%) Change Management
2 34 (97.14%) VMware
2 34 (97.14%) Software Testing
2 34 (97.14%) MCTS
3 33 (94.29%) Clustering
4 32 (91.43%) VMware ESX
4 32 (91.43%) MCITP
4 32 (91.43%) AIX
4 32 (91.43%) SQL
4 32 (91.43%) Citrix
4 32 (91.43%) Netcool
4 32 (91.43%) Intel Security
4 32 (91.43%) McAfee ePO
4 32 (91.43%) Hyper-V
5 30 (85.71%) PDA

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (2.86%) SAN
Development Applications
1 34 (97.14%) HP UFT
1 34 (97.14%) TestDirector
1 34 (97.14%) WinRunner
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Analyst
1 23 (65.71%) Test Analyst
2 20 (57.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 20 (57.14%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Tester
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Tester
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Test Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Test Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Test Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Tester
Miscellaneous
1 33 (94.29%) Clustering
2 30 (85.71%) PDA
3 15 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
1 35 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 35 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 34 (97.14%) Windows 7
2 34 (97.14%) Windows XP
3 32 (91.43%) AIX
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Change Management
1 34 (97.14%) Software Testing
1 34 (97.14%) Test Automation
2 29 (82.86%) Test Scripting
3 2 (5.71%) Records Management
4 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (97.14%) MCSA
1 34 (97.14%) MCSE
1 34 (97.14%) MCTS
1 34 (97.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (91.43%) MCITP
3 29 (82.86%) ISTQB
4 25 (71.43%) Security Cleared
5 15 (42.86%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 34 (97.14%) Active Directory
2 32 (91.43%) Hyper-V
2 32 (91.43%) VMware ESX
3 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 34 (97.14%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (91.43%) McAfee ePO
2 32 (91.43%) Netcool
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Microsoft
1 34 (97.14%) VMware
2 32 (91.43%) Citrix
2 32 (91.43%) Intel Security
3 1 (2.86%) Brocade
3 1 (2.86%) EMC
3 1 (2.86%) HP