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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 101 118 93
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Contract jobs citing Veritas 39 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.22% 0.43% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 3.45% 1.05% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 10
Average daily rate
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£348 £346 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.36% -13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £252 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £381 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +84.21%
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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
1130 1141 966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.42% 41.34% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 548 444
Average daily rate £350 £349 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.28% -6.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 29 34
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +25.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £27.50 £32.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Edinburgh +7 17 £300 -20.00%
Renfrewshire +8 7 £330 -4.34%
Glasgow +10 6 £325 -3.70%
West Lothian - 4 - -
Inverclyde - 4 £400 -
Fife - 3 - -
North Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Stirling - 1 £465 -
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 35 (59.32%) Solaris
1 35 (59.32%) Clustering
2 27 (45.76%) UNIX
3 24 (40.68%) Finance
4 23 (38.98%) Migration
5 22 (37.29%) SAN
6 20 (33.90%) SQL
6 20 (33.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 18 (30.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 17 (28.81%) Linux
8 17 (28.81%) Citrix
9 16 (27.12%) Windows
9 16 (27.12%) Veritas File System
9 16 (27.12%) Data Centre
10 15 (25.42%) Netcool
11 14 (23.73%) VMware
12 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
13 12 (20.34%) Oracle
13 12 (20.34%) Law
13 12 (20.34%) NAS
14 11 (18.64%) Server Building
14 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
15 10 (16.95%) IPsec
15 10 (16.95%) AIX
15 10 (16.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (16.95%) Software Distribution
16 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
16 9 (15.25%) Windows 7

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.29%) SAN
2 12 (20.34%) NAS
3 10 (16.95%) IPsec
4 3 (5.08%) LDAP
4 3 (5.08%) DHCP
4 3 (5.08%) DNS
5 2 (3.39%) Network Security
5 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.69%) LAN
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.69%) Firewall
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.69%) TKPROF
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.69%) Sybase IQ
5 1 (1.69%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) WinRunner
1 7 (11.86%) TestDirector
1 7 (11.86%) HP UFT
2 2 (3.39%) Subversion
2 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.69%) Toad
General
1 24 (40.68%) Finance
2 12 (20.34%) Law
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
4 2 (3.39%) International Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Administrator
2 10 (16.95%) Integration Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) UNIX Administrator
3 9 (15.25%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (11.86%) Consultant
5 6 (10.17%) Solaris Administrator
5 6 (10.17%) UNIX Consultant
5 6 (10.17%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) DBA
6 5 (8.47%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) Test Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Report Writer
7 4 (6.78%) UNIX Support
7 4 (6.78%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) UNIX Specialist
7 4 (6.78%) Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (3.39%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.69%) HTML
2 1 (1.69%) XML
2 1 (1.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 35 (59.32%) Clustering
2 16 (27.12%) Data Centre
3 7 (11.86%) PDA
4 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.08%) Replication
6 2 (3.39%) CLARiiON
6 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.69%) DataPower
7 1 (1.69%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.69%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Solaris
2 27 (45.76%) UNIX
3 17 (28.81%) Linux
4 16 (27.12%) Windows
5 10 (16.95%) AIX
5 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (15.25%) Windows 7
6 9 (15.25%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.39%) HPUX
9 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Migration
2 11 (18.64%) Server Building
3 10 (16.95%) Software Distribution
4 9 (15.25%) Configuration Management
4 9 (15.25%) Change Management
5 8 (13.56%) ETL
6 7 (11.86%) Software Testing
6 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.08%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (5.08%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.08%) ETL Development
9 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.39%) Patch Management
10 1 (1.69%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (1.69%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.90%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) VB
2 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.39%) Perl
4 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (11.86%) MCTS
4 7 (11.86%) MCITP
4 7 (11.86%) ISTQB
4 7 (11.86%) MCSE
4 7 (11.86%) MCSA
5 6 (10.17%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (33.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 18 (30.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 16 (27.12%) Veritas File System
4 13 (22.03%) Active Directory
5 7 (11.86%) VMware ESX
5 7 (11.86%) Hyper-V
6 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (3.39%) SRDF
7 2 (3.39%) vSphere
7 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (25.42%) Netcool
2 10 (16.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 9 (15.25%) Tivoli
4 7 (11.86%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (10.17%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (8.47%) NetBackup
6 5 (8.47%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (6.78%) Data Guard
8 3 (5.08%) SCCM
9 2 (3.39%) Backup Exec
9 2 (3.39%) Puppet
9 2 (3.39%) WSUS
9 2 (3.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (1.69%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (1.69%) Control-M
10 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Citrix
2 14 (23.73%) VMware
3 12 (20.34%) Oracle
4 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
5 8 (13.56%) EMC
6 7 (11.86%) McAfee
7 5 (8.47%) Cognos
7 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.08%) CommVault
8 3 (5.08%) Sun
9 2 (3.39%) NetApp
9 2 (3.39%) IBM
9 2 (3.39%) Dell
9 2 (3.39%) Symantec
9 2 (3.39%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.69%) Sophos
10 1 (1.69%) BMC
10 1 (1.69%) CA
10 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.69%) Murex