The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors 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.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas
Rank 121 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -7
Contract jobs citing Veritas 12 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.89% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 2.20% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 12
Average daily rate
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£346 £403 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £374 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £425 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £15.77 £15.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £15.90
% change year-on-year
+84.21% +19.49%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1227 1002 1071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.63% 40.65% 40.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 452 431
Average daily rate £350 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £221 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 61
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 1 £338 -10.00%
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (67.74%) Clustering
2 19 (61.29%) SC Cleared
2 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
2 19 (61.29%) SAN
3 18 (58.06%) Windows
4 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (54.84%) Netcool
4 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (48.39%) Solaris
6 13 (41.94%) Linux
6 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
6 13 (41.94%) Change Management
7 12 (38.71%) Tivoli
7 12 (38.71%) Citrix
7 12 (38.71%) AIX
7 12 (38.71%) SQL
8 11 (35.48%) NAS
8 11 (35.48%) VMware
9 10 (32.26%) HP
9 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
9 10 (32.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 9 (29.03%) McAfee
10 9 (29.03%) UNIX
10 9 (29.03%) VMware ESX
10 9 (29.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 9 (29.03%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
11 8 (25.81%) MCITP
11 8 (25.81%) MCSA
11 8 (25.81%) EMC

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) SAN
2 11 (35.48%) NAS
3 4 (12.90%) DNS
4 3 (9.68%) IPsec
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) DHCP
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security
6 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2000
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) WinRunner
1 7 (22.58%) TestDirector
1 7 (22.58%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (25.81%) Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) UNIX Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) EMC Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.23%) DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (67.74%) Clustering
2 7 (22.58%) PDA
3 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.68%) CLARiiON
5 2 (6.45%) Symmetrix
5 2 (6.45%) Replication
5 2 (6.45%) Celerra
5 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (48.39%) Solaris
4 13 (41.94%) Linux
5 12 (38.71%) AIX
6 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
7 9 (29.03%) UNIX
8 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
9 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Change Management
2 8 (25.81%) Software Distribution
3 7 (22.58%) Test Automation
3 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
3 7 (22.58%) ITIL
4 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
5 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.45%) High Availability
8 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) Perl
3 4 (12.90%) Korn
3 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) VBScript
4 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) SC Cleared
1 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) MCSA
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.81%) MCITP
3 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
3 7 (22.58%) MCTS
3 7 (22.58%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) VMware ESX
1 9 (29.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
2 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (6.45%) DFS Replication
5 2 (6.45%) vSphere
5 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.45%) ISA Server
5 2 (6.45%) Cronacle
5 2 (6.45%) XenApp
5 2 (6.45%) Veritas File System
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) Netcool
2 12 (38.71%) Tivoli
3 10 (32.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 9 (29.03%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (22.58%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (22.58%) NetBackup
6 6 (19.35%) Legato
6 6 (19.35%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (12.90%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (6.45%) Ionix
9 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
9 1 (3.23%) SCCM
9 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
9 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) Citrix
3 11 (35.48%) VMware
4 10 (32.26%) HP
5 9 (29.03%) McAfee
6 8 (25.81%) Oracle
6 8 (25.81%) EMC
7 7 (22.58%) Sun
8 5 (16.13%) Dell
9 4 (12.90%) Northgate
9 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
9 4 (12.90%) Symantec
10 3 (9.68%) CommVault
11 2 (6.45%) NetApp