The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 110 101 85
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Contract jobs citing Veritas 20 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 0.53% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 1.26% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 13
Average daily rate
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£333 £353 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.67% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £327 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £370 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £365 £313
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +16.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £15.57
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +128.03%
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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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1246 1028 1065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.18% 41.64% 39.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 494 453
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £188 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 32 79
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.63 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.77% -28.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £37.75 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Veritas Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Veritas
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Veritas Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Veritas
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Veritas Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Veritas
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Veritas across the Scotland region.

Veritas Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Veritas
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (74.19%) Clustering
2 22 (70.97%) Netcool
3 21 (67.74%) SAN
3 21 (67.74%) SQL
3 21 (67.74%) Citrix
4 20 (64.52%) SC Cleared
4 20 (64.52%) Security Cleared
5 18 (58.06%) NAS
5 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
6 17 (54.84%) Solaris
6 17 (54.84%) Linux
6 17 (54.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 16 (51.61%) Tivoli
8 15 (48.39%) Software Distribution
9 14 (45.16%) Configuration Management
9 14 (45.16%) IPsec
10 13 (41.94%) Windows
11 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (29.03%) VMware
13 8 (25.81%) Change Management
13 8 (25.81%) Windows XP
14 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
14 7 (22.58%) VMware ESX
14 7 (22.58%) McAfee
14 7 (22.58%) McAfee ePO
15 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
15 6 (19.35%) MCITP
15 6 (19.35%) HP
15 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) SAN
2 18 (58.06%) NAS
3 14 (45.16%) IPsec
4 4 (12.90%) DNS
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) DHCP
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) WinRunner
1 5 (16.13%) TestDirector
1 5 (16.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) EMC Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) SAN Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (6.45%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) DBA
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.23%) VMWare Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Build Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX Support
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 23 (74.19%) Clustering
2 5 (16.13%) PDA
3 3 (9.68%) CLARiiON
4 2 (6.45%) Celerra
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (6.45%) Symmetrix
4 2 (6.45%) Replication
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Solaris
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.81%) Windows XP
5 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
5 6 (19.35%) AIX
6 4 (12.90%) UNIX
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Software Distribution
2 14 (45.16%) Configuration Management
3 8 (25.81%) Change Management
4 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
5 4 (12.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) ETL
7 1 (3.23%) Validation
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.23%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) VBScript
4 1 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 20 (64.52%) SC Cleared
1 20 (64.52%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) MCITP
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) MCSA
3 5 (16.13%) MCSE
3 5 (16.13%) MCTS
3 5 (16.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) VMware ESX
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (6.45%) XenApp
5 2 (6.45%) DFS Replication
5 2 (6.45%) vSphere
5 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.45%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (70.97%) Netcool
2 17 (54.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 16 (51.61%) Tivoli
4 7 (22.58%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (16.13%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (12.90%) NetBackup
7 3 (9.68%) Legato
7 3 (9.68%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (6.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
8 2 (6.45%) Ionix
9 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
9 1 (3.23%) WSUS
9 1 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Citrix
2 9 (29.03%) VMware
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) McAfee
4 6 (19.35%) HP
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle
5 4 (12.90%) EMC
5 4 (12.90%) Symantec
6 3 (9.68%) Dell
6 3 (9.68%) CommVault
7 2 (6.45%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.45%) Sun
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