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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 110 102 110
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Veritas 16 33 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 1.02% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 2.75% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 19
Median daily rate £280 £320 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £295 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £383 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.14%
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
1005 1199 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.66% 37.17% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 561 628
Median daily rate £330 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 45 34
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £32.43 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 September 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 September 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
Renfrewshire -24 11 £300 -4.00%
Glasgow +6 4 £240 -23.20% 2
Edinburgh +6 1 £245 -18.33%
Veritas
UK

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 44 (74.58%) Clustering
2 31 (52.54%) Solaris
2 31 (52.54%) Active Directory
3 30 (50.85%) Citrix
3 30 (50.85%) Windows
4 29 (49.15%) SQL
4 29 (49.15%) Change Management
4 29 (49.15%) Netcool
5 28 (47.46%) AIX
6 27 (45.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (45.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
7 26 (44.07%) Finance
8 25 (42.37%) MCSE
8 25 (42.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (42.37%) Windows XP
8 25 (42.37%) Software Testing
9 24 (40.68%) MCTS
9 24 (40.68%) ISTQB
9 24 (40.68%) Windows 7
9 24 (40.68%) McAfee ePO
9 24 (40.68%) Unix
9 24 (40.68%) MCSA
9 24 (40.68%) Intel Security
10 23 (38.98%) Hyper-V
10 23 (38.98%) MCITP
11 21 (35.59%) Test Scripting
11 21 (35.59%) Migration
12 20 (33.90%) Smoke Testing
13 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared

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 16 (27.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (25.42%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) SAN
2 5 (8.47%) IPsec
2 5 (8.47%) NAS
3 2 (3.39%) Firewall
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (1.69%) DHCP
4 1 (1.69%) DNS
4 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) StarTeam
2 9 (15.25%) HP UFT
2 9 (15.25%) TestDirector
2 9 (15.25%) WinRunner
General
1 26 (44.07%) Finance
2 13 (22.03%) Law
3 7 (11.86%) Banking
4 4 (6.78%) International Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Billing
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Administrator
1 14 (23.73%) Analyst
1 14 (23.73%) Test Analyst
2 11 (18.64%) Solaris Administrator
3 9 (15.25%) Consultant
3 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 9 (15.25%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (15.25%) Unix Administrator
4 6 (10.17%) Unix Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Tester
6 4 (6.78%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Systems Support
6 4 (6.78%) Test Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Unix Support
6 4 (6.78%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Solaris Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Middleware
1 1 (1.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 44 (74.58%) Clustering
2 13 (22.03%) Data Centre
3 11 (18.64%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (13.56%) PDA
5 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (52.54%) Solaris
2 30 (50.85%) Windows
3 28 (47.46%) AIX
4 27 (45.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (45.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (42.37%) Windows XP
6 24 (40.68%) Unix
6 24 (40.68%) Windows 7
7 18 (30.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (25.42%) Windows 10
9 11 (18.64%) Linux
10 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
11 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (6.78%) HPUX
13 1 (1.69%) Android
13 1 (1.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) Change Management
2 25 (42.37%) Software Testing
3 21 (35.59%) Migration
3 21 (35.59%) Test Scripting
4 20 (33.90%) Smoke Testing
5 15 (25.42%) Server Virtualisation
6 9 (15.25%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.17%) Server Building
8 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.47%) Software Distribution
9 4 (6.78%) Patch Management
10 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.69%) Change Control
10 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.69%) High Availability
10 1 (1.69%) Records Management
10 1 (1.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (49.15%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.69%) C
2 1 (1.69%) Korn
2 1 (1.69%) Perl
2 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (42.37%) MCSE
1 25 (42.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (40.68%) ISTQB
2 24 (40.68%) MCSA
2 24 (40.68%) MCTS
3 23 (38.98%) MCITP
4 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
5 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.78%) Degree
7 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 31 (52.54%) Active Directory
2 23 (38.98%) Hyper-V
3 16 (27.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 15 (25.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 12 (20.34%) Veritas File System
6 8 (13.56%) VMware ESX
7 7 (11.86%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (5.08%) SRDF
10 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (49.15%) Netcool
2 24 (40.68%) McAfee ePO
3 9 (15.25%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (13.56%) NetBackup
5 5 (8.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (8.47%) Tivoli
6 4 (6.78%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.69%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (50.85%) Citrix
2 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
3 24 (40.68%) Intel Security
4 12 (20.34%) Oracle
5 11 (18.64%) Red Hat
5 11 (18.64%) VMware
6 5 (8.47%) EMC
6 5 (8.47%) HP
6 5 (8.47%) Sun
7 4 (6.78%) Symantec
8 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.69%) Cisco
8 1 (1.69%) CommVault
8 1 (1.69%) Opsware
8 1 (1.69%) Sophos