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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 96 118 112
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Contract jobs citing Veritas 52 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.77% 0.51% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 3.78% 1.43% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 5
Median daily rate £331 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £328 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £432 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £377
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Veritas
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
1375 1046 986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.85% 35.74% 38.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 717 528 458
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 45 28
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £12.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £39.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +30 35 £423 +5.62% 2
Renfrewshire -32 12 £265 -25.35%
Glasgow -1 1 - - 2
Midlothian - 1 £225 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £375 -
Aberdeen - 1 £350 -
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 77 (74.04%) Clustering
2 67 (64.42%) Solaris
3 62 (59.62%) Unix
4 61 (58.65%) Finance
5 51 (49.04%) Migration
6 47 (45.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 46 (44.23%) Windows
8 44 (42.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 44 (42.31%) Veritas File System
8 44 (42.31%) Data Centre
9 43 (41.35%) Active Directory
10 42 (40.38%) Law
11 38 (36.54%) Change Management
12 36 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 36 (34.62%) AIX
12 36 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
13 35 (33.65%) VMware
14 34 (32.69%) MCSE
14 34 (32.69%) Microsoft
14 34 (32.69%) Microsoft Certification
15 33 (31.73%) WinRunner
15 33 (31.73%) TestDirector
15 33 (31.73%) HP UFT
15 33 (31.73%) Windows XP
15 33 (31.73%) MCSA
15 33 (31.73%) Test Automation
15 33 (31.73%) Windows 7
15 33 (31.73%) HP Quality Center
15 33 (31.73%) Software Testing
15 33 (31.73%) MCTS

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 1 (0.96%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) LDAP
2 6 (5.77%) SAN
3 3 (2.88%) Firewall
4 2 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.92%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (1.92%) DHCP
4 2 (1.92%) DNS
5 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (31.73%) HP UFT
1 33 (31.73%) TestDirector
1 33 (31.73%) WinRunner
General
1 61 (58.65%) Finance
2 42 (40.38%) Law
3 6 (5.77%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.81%) Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Billing
5 1 (0.96%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (29.81%) Administrator
2 24 (23.08%) Consultant
3 23 (22.12%) Unix Administrator
4 22 (21.15%) Analyst
4 22 (21.15%) Systems Administrator
4 22 (21.15%) Test Analyst
4 22 (21.15%) Unix Consultant
5 19 (18.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 19 (18.27%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 19 (18.27%) Solaris Consultant
6 18 (17.31%) Solaris Administrator
7 14 (13.46%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 12 (11.54%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) Infrastructure Tester
10 4 (3.85%) Tester
11 3 (2.88%) Senior Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.88%) Test Engineer
11 3 (2.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.77%) OAuth
1 6 (5.77%) Web Services
2 1 (0.96%) Middleware
2 1 (0.96%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 77 (74.04%) Clustering
2 44 (42.31%) Data Centre
3 27 (25.96%) PDA
4 16 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.77%) Hedge funds
5 6 (5.77%) Mainframe
5 6 (5.77%) PKI
6 2 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (64.42%) Solaris
2 62 (59.62%) Unix
3 46 (44.23%) Windows
4 36 (34.62%) AIX
4 36 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (31.73%) Windows 7
5 33 (31.73%) Windows XP
6 21 (20.19%) Linux
7 13 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.81%) HPUX
9 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
9 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.92%) Android
11 1 (0.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (49.04%) Migration
2 38 (36.54%) Change Management
3 33 (31.73%) Software Testing
3 33 (31.73%) Test Automation
4 27 (25.96%) Test Scripting
5 6 (5.77%) Identity Management
5 6 (5.77%) RAD
6 5 (4.81%) Patch Management
7 2 (1.92%) Records Management
8 1 (0.96%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (0.96%) Change Control
8 1 (0.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (0.96%) High Availability
8 1 (0.96%) Server Building
8 1 (0.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.81%) SQL
2 7 (6.73%) Perl
3 6 (5.77%) Java
3 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.77%) Ruby
3 6 (5.77%) VBA
4 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.96%) Korn
4 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (32.69%) MCSE
1 34 (32.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (31.73%) MCSA
2 33 (31.73%) MCTS
3 31 (29.81%) MCITP
4 28 (26.92%) ISTQB
5 23 (22.12%) Security Cleared
6 13 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 47 (45.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 44 (42.31%) Veritas File System
2 44 (42.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 43 (41.35%) Active Directory
4 31 (29.81%) Hyper-V
4 31 (29.81%) VMware ESX
5 13 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (3.85%) SRDF
7 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (31.73%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (29.81%) McAfee ePO
2 31 (29.81%) Netcool
3 6 (5.77%) Nagios
3 6 (5.77%) NetBackup
3 6 (5.77%) TADDM
4 5 (4.81%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.92%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (33.65%) VMware
2 34 (32.69%) Microsoft
3 32 (30.77%) Citrix
4 31 (29.81%) Intel Security
5 17 (16.35%) Oracle
6 16 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 7 (6.73%) HP
8 5 (4.81%) EMC
9 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.92%) Cisco
9 2 (1.92%) CommVault
9 2 (1.92%) Sophos
9 2 (1.92%) Sun
10 1 (0.96%) Opsware
10 1 (0.96%) Symantec
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