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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas
Rank 80 113 109
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -4
Contract jobs citing Veritas 70 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.34% 0.67% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 5.12% 1.77% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 7 5
Median daily rate £310 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £324 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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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
1368 1133 1040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.74% 37.74% 39.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 595 485
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £451 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 47 24
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.99 £12.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £36.90 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 4 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 4 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 +29 47 £448 +11.87% 1
Renfrewshire -26 18 £269 -17.38%
Glasgow +7 2 £285 -12.30% 1
Scottish Borders +2 1 £375 -
Midlothian - 1 £225 -
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 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 75 (73.53%) Clustering
2 61 (59.80%) Solaris
3 57 (55.88%) Unix
4 54 (52.94%) Finance
5 50 (49.02%) Windows
6 48 (47.06%) Active Directory
7 45 (44.12%) Migration
8 43 (42.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 42 (41.18%) Change Management
10 40 (39.22%) AIX
10 40 (39.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 40 (39.22%) Veritas File System
11 39 (38.24%) VMware
11 39 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 39 (38.24%) Data Centre
12 38 (37.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 38 (37.25%) Windows 7
13 37 (36.27%) HP Quality Center
13 37 (36.27%) Test Automation
13 37 (36.27%) Software Testing
13 37 (36.27%) MCTS
13 37 (36.27%) Law
13 37 (36.27%) MCSE
13 37 (36.27%) MCSA
13 37 (36.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 37 (36.27%) WinRunner
13 37 (36.27%) TestDirector
13 37 (36.27%) HP UFT
13 37 (36.27%) Windows XP
13 37 (36.27%) Microsoft

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 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.82%) LDAP
2 7 (6.86%) SAN
3 2 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (1.96%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (1.96%) DHCP
3 2 (1.96%) DNS
3 2 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (0.98%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (36.27%) HP UFT
1 37 (36.27%) TestDirector
1 37 (36.27%) WinRunner
2 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 54 (52.94%) Finance
2 37 (36.27%) Law
3 6 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.92%) Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (28.43%) Administrator
2 25 (24.51%) Analyst
2 25 (24.51%) Test Analyst
3 23 (22.55%) Unix Administrator
4 21 (20.59%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 21 (20.59%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 21 (20.59%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (19.61%) Consultant
6 19 (18.63%) Unix Consultant
7 17 (16.67%) Solaris Administrator
7 17 (16.67%) Solaris Consultant
8 15 (14.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 11 (10.78%) Solaris Systems Administrator
10 7 (6.86%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
11 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (4.90%) Tester
13 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Tester
13 4 (3.92%) Test Engineer
14 3 (2.94%) Test Manager
15 2 (1.96%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) OAuth
1 6 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (0.98%) Middleware
2 1 (0.98%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 75 (73.53%) Clustering
2 39 (38.24%) Data Centre
3 31 (30.39%) PDA
4 16 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.88%) Hedge funds
5 6 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 6 (5.88%) PKI
6 2 (1.96%) Replication
7 1 (0.98%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 61 (59.80%) Solaris
2 57 (55.88%) Unix
3 50 (49.02%) Windows
4 40 (39.22%) AIX
4 40 (39.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (38.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (37.25%) Windows 7
7 37 (36.27%) Windows XP
8 21 (20.59%) Linux
9 14 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (4.90%) HPUX
10 5 (4.90%) Windows Server
11 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.96%) Android
13 1 (0.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (44.12%) Migration
2 42 (41.18%) Change Management
3 37 (36.27%) Software Testing
3 37 (36.27%) Test Automation
4 31 (30.39%) Test Scripting
5 6 (5.88%) Identity Management
5 6 (5.88%) RAD
6 5 (4.90%) Patch Management
7 3 (2.94%) Records Management
8 1 (0.98%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (0.98%) High Availability
8 1 (0.98%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (34.31%) SQL
2 8 (7.84%) Perl
3 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.88%) Java
4 6 (5.88%) Ruby
4 6 (5.88%) VBA
5 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.98%) Korn
Qualifications
1 37 (36.27%) MCSA
1 37 (36.27%) MCSE
1 37 (36.27%) MCTS
1 37 (36.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (34.31%) MCITP
3 31 (30.39%) ISTQB
4 27 (26.47%) Security Cleared
5 17 (16.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 48 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 43 (42.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 40 (39.22%) Veritas File System
4 38 (37.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 35 (34.31%) Hyper-V
5 35 (34.31%) VMware ESX
6 14 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (3.92%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 37 (36.27%) HP Quality Center
2 35 (34.31%) McAfee ePO
2 35 (34.31%) Netcool
3 6 (5.88%) Nagios
3 6 (5.88%) TADDM
4 5 (4.90%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (4.90%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.92%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (2.94%) SCCM
7 2 (1.96%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.98%) Puppet
8 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.98%) SCOM
8 1 (0.98%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 39 (38.24%) VMware
2 37 (36.27%) Microsoft
3 35 (34.31%) Citrix
3 35 (34.31%) Intel Security
4 16 (15.69%) Oracle
5 15 (14.71%) Red Hat
6 7 (6.86%) EMC
6 7 (6.86%) HP
7 2 (1.96%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.96%) Cisco
7 2 (1.96%) CommVault
7 2 (1.96%) Sophos
8 1 (0.98%) IBM
8 1 (0.98%) NetApp
8 1 (0.98%) Opsware
8 1 (0.98%) Sun