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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 97 112 88
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Contract jobs citing Veritas 40 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.22% 0.69% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 3.42% 1.59% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 15
Average daily rate
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£363 £335 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% -11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £253 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
- -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
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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
1169 1192 985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.64% 43.52% 40.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 593 483
Average daily rate £354 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.07% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 26 23
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.95 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £38.80 £30.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +3 19 £300 -20.00%
Renfrewshire +4 7 £330 +20.21%
West Lothian - 5 £375 -
Glasgow +5 4 £325 -11.86% 2
Inverclyde - 4 £400 -
North Lanarkshire -5 3 - -
Fife - 3 - -
Stirling - 1 £465 -
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (63.64%) Solaris
2 29 (52.73%) UNIX
3 28 (50.91%) Clustering
4 26 (47.27%) Finance
5 25 (45.45%) Migration
6 22 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 21 (38.18%) SAN
8 18 (32.73%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 17 (30.91%) Linux
10 16 (29.09%) Data Centre
11 15 (27.27%) Veritas File System
11 15 (27.27%) Oracle
12 13 (23.64%) SQL
13 12 (21.82%) Windows
13 12 (21.82%) Law
13 12 (21.82%) VMware
14 11 (20.00%) EMC
15 10 (18.18%) Citrix
15 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
16 9 (16.36%) Netcool
16 9 (16.36%) NAS
17 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database
17 8 (14.55%) Server Building
17 8 (14.55%) ETL
17 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
18 7 (12.73%) IPsec
18 7 (12.73%) Oracle RMAN
18 7 (12.73%) AIX
18 7 (12.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
18 7 (12.73%) Tivoli

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.18%) SAN
2 9 (16.36%) NAS
3 7 (12.73%) IPsec
4 3 (5.45%) Network Security
4 3 (5.45%) LDAP
4 3 (5.45%) DHCP
4 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.45%) DNS
5 1 (1.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.82%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (1.82%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) WinRunner
1 3 (5.45%) TestDirector
1 3 (5.45%) HP UFT
2 2 (3.64%) Subversion
2 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.82%) Toad
General
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) Law
3 4 (7.27%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) International Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Administrator
2 10 (18.18%) UNIX Administrator
2 10 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (14.55%) Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) Integration Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 6 (10.91%) Solaris Administrator
5 6 (10.91%) UNIX Consultant
5 6 (10.91%) DBA
5 6 (10.91%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Report Writer
7 4 (7.27%) UNIX Support
7 4 (7.27%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.27%) UNIX Specialist
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.45%) Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Systems Support
9 2 (3.64%) Test Engineer
10 1 (1.82%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) XML
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (50.91%) Clustering
2 16 (29.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.45%) Replication
3 3 (5.45%) CLARiiON
3 3 (5.45%) PDA
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.82%) DataPower
5 1 (1.82%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 35 (63.64%) Solaris
2 29 (52.73%) UNIX
3 17 (30.91%) Linux
4 12 (21.82%) Windows
5 7 (12.73%) AIX
6 6 (10.91%) Windows XP
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.91%) Windows 7
7 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.45%) HPUX
9 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) Migration
2 8 (14.55%) ETL
2 8 (14.55%) Server Building
3 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
3 7 (12.73%) Software Distribution
4 6 (10.91%) Change Management
5 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.45%) ITIL
6 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
6 3 (5.45%) Software Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.45%) ETL Development
6 3 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.45%) Patch Management
7 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.82%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.82%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) VB
2 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.64%) Perl
4 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.45%) MCTS
4 3 (5.45%) MCITP
4 3 (5.45%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.45%) Degree
4 3 (5.45%) MCSE
4 3 (5.45%) MCSA
System Software
1 22 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 18 (32.73%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 15 (27.27%) Veritas File System
4 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.45%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.45%) vSphere
6 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.64%) SRDF
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Netcool
2 7 (12.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (12.73%) Tivoli
3 5 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 5 (9.09%) Data Guard
4 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (5.45%) Backup Exec
4 3 (5.45%) SCCM
4 3 (5.45%) WSUS
5 2 (3.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (3.64%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.64%) Puppet
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.82%) Control-M
6 1 (1.82%) EMC TimeFinder
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Oracle
2 12 (21.82%) VMware
3 11 (20.00%) EMC
4 10 (18.18%) Citrix
5 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
6 5 (9.09%) Cognos
6 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.45%) CommVault
7 3 (5.45%) Sun
7 3 (5.45%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (5.45%) Dell
7 3 (5.45%) McAfee
8 2 (3.64%) IBM
8 2 (3.64%) NetApp
8 2 (3.64%) Symantec
9 1 (1.82%) BMC
9 1 (1.82%) CA
9 1 (1.82%) Sybase
9 1 (1.82%) Murex
9 1 (1.82%) HP