The first table below looks at the demand for Veritas Cluster Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas Cluster Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Scotland 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas Cluster Server (VCS)
Rank 122 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.043% -
As % of the System Software category 1.69% 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.25
System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
236 188 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.91% 8.02% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 79 105
Average daily rate £333 £310 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £125 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 18
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.08% -41.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.17 £21.05 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Veritas Cluster Server
UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Veritas Cluster Server Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Veritas Cluster Server
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Veritas Cluster Server Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Veritas Cluster Server
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Highlands - - - - 1
Veritas Cluster Server
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Veritas Cluster Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Veritas Cluster Server 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 Cluster Server.

1 8 (72.73%) Veritas
2 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Solaris
3 6 (54.55%) HP
4 5 (45.45%) Dell
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Symantec
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) UNIX
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) MS Office
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) Data Guard
6 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
7 2 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (18.18%) Veritas File System
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) Hedge funds
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005

Veritas Cluster Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Veritas Cluster Server 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 Cluster Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Hedge funds
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Solaris
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) AIX
6 2 (18.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Service Management
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Veritas File System
1 2 (18.18%) Cronacle
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Data Guard
2 2 (18.18%) EMC TimeFinder
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Veritas
2 6 (54.55%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Dell
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) Symantec
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) EMC
6 2 (18.18%) Sun
7 1 (9.09%) VMware