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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 105 113 108
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Veritas 22 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 0.72% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 1.80% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 16
Average daily rate
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£349 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.00% +3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £379 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -9.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
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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
1145 1057 1093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 37.85% 39.99% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 484 516
Average daily rate £360 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 27 32
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +60.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £43.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Renfrewshire +3 8 £325 -14.02%
Glasgow - 6 £338 - 1
Edinburgh +5 4 £400 +40.35%
Stirling - 1 £463 -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 45 (71.43%) Clustering
2 38 (60.32%) SQL
2 38 (60.32%) Citrix
2 38 (60.32%) SAN
3 36 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 35 (55.56%) Netcool
5 34 (53.97%) Solaris
5 34 (53.97%) SC Cleared
6 29 (46.03%) Linux
7 28 (44.44%) Windows
8 23 (36.51%) AIX
8 23 (36.51%) Active Directory
8 23 (36.51%) VMware
8 23 (36.51%) Change Management
9 22 (34.92%) VMware ESX
9 22 (34.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 21 (33.33%) NAS
11 20 (31.75%) Software Distribution
11 20 (31.75%) IPsec
12 19 (30.16%) Configuration Management
12 19 (30.16%) Tivoli
13 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
14 17 (26.98%) Windows 7
15 16 (25.40%) HP Quality Center
15 16 (25.40%) Test Automation
15 16 (25.40%) Hyper-V
15 16 (25.40%) McAfee ePO
15 16 (25.40%) Windows XP

Veritas
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 38 (60.32%) SAN
2 21 (33.33%) NAS
3 20 (31.75%) IPsec
4 2 (3.17%) Firewall
5 1 (1.59%) LAN
5 1 (1.59%) WAN
5 1 (1.59%) DHCP
5 1 (1.59%) DNS
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.59%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) WinRunner
1 16 (25.40%) TestDirector
1 16 (25.40%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.59%) Toad
2 1 (1.59%) Subversion
2 1 (1.59%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) International Banking
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Integration Engineer
2 10 (15.87%) Test Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) DBA
3 7 (11.11%) Administrator
4 5 (7.94%) Consultant
4 5 (7.94%) Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Test Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (6.35%) UNIX Support
5 4 (6.35%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Senior UNIX Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) UNIX Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior UNIX Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Senior UNIX Support
7 2 (3.17%) Solaris Administrator
7 2 (3.17%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.17%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle Streams
2 3 (4.76%) HTML
3 2 (3.17%) Middleware
3 2 (3.17%) XML
4 1 (1.59%) XSL
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 45 (71.43%) Clustering
2 16 (25.40%) PDA
3 12 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.76%) Replication
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) DataPower
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) Solaris
2 29 (46.03%) Linux
3 28 (44.44%) Windows
4 23 (36.51%) AIX
5 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (26.98%) Windows 7
7 16 (25.40%) Windows XP
8 11 (17.46%) UNIX
9 8 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (11.11%) HPUX
11 1 (1.59%) Android
11 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Change Management
2 20 (31.75%) Software Distribution
3 19 (30.16%) Configuration Management
4 16 (25.40%) Test Automation
4 16 (25.40%) Software Testing
5 15 (23.81%) Test Scripting
6 13 (20.63%) Migration
7 7 (11.11%) Asset Management
8 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.35%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.35%) ETL
9 2 (3.17%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.17%) ITIL
10 1 (1.59%) SOA
10 1 (1.59%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (1.59%) Workflow
10 1 (1.59%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (1.59%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 38 (60.32%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) VB
3 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.59%) Java
4 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.59%) Perl
4 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 34 (53.97%) SC Cleared
3 16 (25.40%) MCSE
3 16 (25.40%) MCSA
3 16 (25.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (25.40%) MCTS
3 16 (25.40%) MCITP
4 14 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 12 (19.05%) Degree
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 23 (36.51%) Active Directory
2 22 (34.92%) VMware ESX
3 16 (25.40%) Hyper-V
4 13 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (12.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (7.94%) vSphere
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.59%) SRDF
8 1 (1.59%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 35 (55.56%) Netcool
2 22 (34.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 19 (30.16%) Tivoli
4 16 (25.40%) HP Quality Center
4 16 (25.40%) McAfee ePO
5 11 (17.46%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (7.94%) NetBackup
6 5 (7.94%) Data Guard
7 2 (3.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (3.17%) SCCM
7 2 (3.17%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.59%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.59%) Control-M
8 1 (1.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (1.59%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (60.32%) Citrix
2 23 (36.51%) VMware
3 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
4 16 (25.40%) EMC
4 16 (25.40%) McAfee
5 13 (20.63%) Oracle
6 11 (17.46%) Red Hat
7 8 (12.70%) Cisco
8 6 (9.52%) HP
9 3 (4.76%) Sun
10 2 (3.17%) Brocade
10 2 (3.17%) Symantec
11 1 (1.59%) IBM
11 1 (1.59%) Sophos
11 1 (1.59%) BMC
11 1 (1.59%) CA
11 1 (1.59%) CommVault
11 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.59%) Borland
11 1 (1.59%) Veeam