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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 108 93 111
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Contract jobs citing Veritas 16 40 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.71% 1.23% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.62% 3.47% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 16
Median daily rate £304 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.13% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £295 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
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
986 1154 1211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 43.55% 35.57% 43.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 539 605
Median daily rate £350 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 48 27
Median hourly rate £35.50 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.87% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £33.74 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -6 10 £425 +41.66% 1
Renfrewshire -12 4 £283 -14.24%
Glasgow +9 2 £290 -10.76%
Veritas
UK

Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 50 (74.63%) Clustering
2 42 (62.69%) Solaris
3 40 (59.70%) Finance
4 39 (58.21%) Unix
5 32 (47.76%) Migration
6 30 (44.78%) Windows
7 29 (43.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 28 (41.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 26 (38.81%) Veritas File System
9 26 (38.81%) Active Directory
10 25 (37.31%) Change Management
11 24 (35.82%) Law
11 24 (35.82%) Windows Server 2003
11 24 (35.82%) AIX
11 24 (35.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (35.82%) Data Centre
12 22 (32.84%) MCSE
12 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
12 22 (32.84%) Microsoft Certification
13 21 (31.34%) Windows XP
13 21 (31.34%) Citrix
13 21 (31.34%) MCSA
13 21 (31.34%) Windows 7
13 21 (31.34%) Software Testing
13 21 (31.34%) MCTS
14 20 (29.85%) MCITP
14 20 (29.85%) ISTQB
14 20 (29.85%) McAfee ePO
14 20 (29.85%) SQL
14 20 (29.85%) Netcool

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 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) SAN
2 3 (4.48%) Firewall
2 3 (4.48%) LDAP
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (2.99%) DHCP
3 2 (2.99%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) HP UFT
1 14 (20.90%) TestDirector
1 14 (20.90%) WinRunner
2 7 (10.45%) StarTeam
General
1 40 (59.70%) Finance
2 24 (35.82%) Law
3 7 (10.45%) Banking
4 4 (5.97%) International Banking
5 3 (4.48%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Administrator
2 14 (20.90%) Consultant
3 13 (19.40%) Analyst
3 13 (19.40%) Solaris Administrator
3 13 (19.40%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (19.40%) Test Analyst
3 13 (19.40%) Unix Administrator
4 12 (17.91%) Unix Consultant
5 10 (14.93%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 9 (13.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Solaris Consultant
7 7 (10.45%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.97%) Systems Support
8 4 (5.97%) Test Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Unix Support
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Solaris Administrator
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) OAuth
1 3 (4.48%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) Middleware
2 1 (1.49%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 50 (74.63%) Clustering
2 24 (35.82%) Data Centre
3 12 (17.91%) PDA
4 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.48%) Hedge funds
5 3 (4.48%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.48%) PKI
6 2 (2.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (62.69%) Solaris
2 39 (58.21%) Unix
3 30 (44.78%) Windows
4 24 (35.82%) AIX
4 24 (35.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (35.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (31.34%) Windows 7
5 21 (31.34%) Windows XP
6 11 (16.42%) Linux
7 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (8.96%) Windows 10
10 4 (5.97%) HPUX
10 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
11 2 (2.99%) Android
12 1 (1.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) Migration
2 25 (37.31%) Change Management
3 21 (31.34%) Software Testing
4 19 (28.36%) Smoke Testing
4 19 (28.36%) Test Scripting
5 14 (20.90%) Test Automation
6 6 (8.96%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (5.97%) Patch Management
8 3 (4.48%) Identity Management
8 3 (4.48%) RAD
9 2 (2.99%) Records Management
10 1 (1.49%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.49%) Change Control
10 1 (1.49%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.49%) High Availability
10 1 (1.49%) Server Building
10 1 (1.49%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.85%) SQL
2 4 (5.97%) Perl
3 3 (4.48%) Java
3 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.48%) Ruby
3 3 (4.48%) VBA
4 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.49%) Korn
4 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) MCSE
1 22 (32.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (31.34%) MCSA
2 21 (31.34%) MCTS
3 20 (29.85%) ISTQB
3 20 (29.85%) MCITP
4 15 (22.39%) Security Cleared
5 9 (13.43%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 29 (43.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 28 (41.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 26 (38.81%) Active Directory
3 26 (38.81%) Veritas File System
4 19 (28.36%) Hyper-V
5 13 (19.40%) VMware ESX
6 8 (11.94%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (4.48%) SRDF
8 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (29.85%) McAfee ePO
1 20 (29.85%) Netcool
2 14 (20.90%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (11.94%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.97%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (4.48%) Nagios
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (4.48%) TADDM
6 2 (2.99%) AirWatch
6 2 (2.99%) SCCM
7 1 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.34%) Citrix
3 20 (29.85%) Intel Security
4 16 (23.88%) VMware
5 14 (20.90%) Red Hat
6 12 (17.91%) Oracle
7 6 (8.96%) EMC
7 6 (8.96%) HP
8 5 (7.46%) Sun
9 4 (5.97%) Symantec
10 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.99%) Cisco
10 2 (2.99%) CommVault
10 2 (2.99%) Sophos
11 1 (1.49%) Opsware