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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 107 103 119
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Contract jobs citing Veritas 43 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.46% 1.02% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 3.05% 2.86% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 6
Median daily rate £325 £378 £277
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.90% +36.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £323 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £407 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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UK

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
1408 1050 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 47.86% 35.53% 39.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 495 503
Median daily rate £350 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 36 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.62% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £11.15 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

Veritas
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Veritas as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +3 27 £425 +21.42%
Renfrewshire -30 11 £275 -22.53%
Glasgow 0 3 £290 -11.45% 1
Aberdeen - 1 £350 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £375 -
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 80 (73.39%) Clustering
2 70 (64.22%) Solaris
3 64 (58.72%) Unix
3 64 (58.72%) Finance
4 51 (46.79%) Migration
5 47 (43.12%) Windows
6 46 (42.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 45 (41.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 45 (41.28%) Data Centre
7 45 (41.28%) Active Directory
8 43 (39.45%) Law
8 43 (39.45%) Veritas File System
9 39 (35.78%) Change Management
10 38 (34.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 38 (34.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 37 (33.94%) AIX
12 36 (33.03%) MCSE
12 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
12 36 (33.03%) Microsoft Certification
13 35 (32.11%) Windows XP
13 35 (32.11%) MCSA
13 35 (32.11%) Windows 7
13 35 (32.11%) Software Testing
13 35 (32.11%) MCTS
14 34 (31.19%) Citrix
15 33 (30.28%) SQL
15 33 (30.28%) Netcool
15 33 (30.28%) Intel Security
15 33 (30.28%) MCITP
15 33 (30.28%) McAfee ePO

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.92%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Office
2 2 (1.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) LDAP
2 5 (4.59%) SAN
3 3 (2.75%) Firewall
4 2 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.83%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.83%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (1.83%) DHCP
4 2 (1.83%) DNS
5 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (27.52%) HP UFT
1 30 (27.52%) TestDirector
1 30 (27.52%) WinRunner
2 5 (4.59%) StarTeam
General
1 64 (58.72%) Finance
2 43 (39.45%) Law
3 7 (6.42%) Banking
4 6 (5.50%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.67%) International Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (29.36%) Administrator
2 24 (22.02%) Analyst
2 24 (22.02%) Consultant
2 24 (22.02%) Test Analyst
3 23 (21.10%) Systems Administrator
3 23 (21.10%) Unix Administrator
4 22 (20.18%) Unix Consultant
5 19 (17.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 19 (17.43%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 19 (17.43%) Solaris Administrator
6 17 (15.60%) Solaris Consultant
7 14 (12.84%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 13 (11.93%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 6 (5.50%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Tester
10 4 (3.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.67%) Systems Support
10 4 (3.67%) Test Manager
10 4 (3.67%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.50%) OAuth
1 6 (5.50%) Web Services
2 1 (0.92%) Middleware
2 1 (0.92%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 80 (73.39%) Clustering
2 45 (41.28%) Data Centre
3 26 (23.85%) PDA
4 17 (15.60%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.50%) Hedge funds
5 6 (5.50%) Mainframe
5 6 (5.50%) PKI
6 2 (1.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 70 (64.22%) Solaris
2 64 (58.72%) Unix
3 47 (43.12%) Windows
4 38 (34.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (34.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (33.94%) AIX
6 35 (32.11%) Windows 7
6 35 (32.11%) Windows XP
7 20 (18.35%) Linux
8 12 (11.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (3.67%) HPUX
10 4 (3.67%) Windows 10
10 4 (3.67%) Windows Server
11 2 (1.83%) Android
12 1 (0.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (46.79%) Migration
2 39 (35.78%) Change Management
3 35 (32.11%) Software Testing
4 30 (27.52%) Test Automation
4 30 (27.52%) Test Scripting
5 6 (5.50%) Identity Management
5 6 (5.50%) RAD
6 4 (3.67%) Patch Management
6 4 (3.67%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (1.83%) Records Management
8 1 (0.92%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (0.92%) Change Control
8 1 (0.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (0.92%) High Availability
8 1 (0.92%) Server Building
8 1 (0.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.28%) SQL
2 7 (6.42%) Perl
3 6 (5.50%) Java
3 6 (5.50%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.50%) Ruby
3 6 (5.50%) VBA
4 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.92%) Korn
4 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (33.03%) MCSE
1 36 (33.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (32.11%) MCSA
2 35 (32.11%) MCTS
3 33 (30.28%) MCITP
4 31 (28.44%) ISTQB
5 26 (23.85%) Security Cleared
6 15 (13.76%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 46 (42.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 45 (41.28%) Active Directory
2 45 (41.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 43 (39.45%) Veritas File System
4 32 (29.36%) Hyper-V
5 28 (25.69%) VMware ESX
6 15 (13.76%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (11.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (2.75%) SRDF
9 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (30.28%) McAfee ePO
1 33 (30.28%) Netcool
2 30 (27.52%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (7.34%) NetBackup
4 6 (5.50%) Nagios
4 6 (5.50%) TADDM
5 4 (3.67%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (2.75%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.83%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.83%) SCCM
8 1 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
2 34 (31.19%) Citrix
3 33 (30.28%) Intel Security
4 32 (29.36%) VMware
5 19 (17.43%) Oracle
6 18 (16.51%) Red Hat
7 6 (5.50%) EMC
7 6 (5.50%) HP
8 5 (4.59%) Sun
9 4 (3.67%) Symantec
10 2 (1.83%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.83%) Cisco
10 2 (1.83%) CommVault
10 2 (1.83%) Sophos
11 1 (0.92%) Opsware