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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 111 111 103
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing Veritas 15 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.47% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.42% 1.20% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 14
Average daily rate
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£378 £375 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £305 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £379 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £377 £413
% change year-on-year
-0.39% -8.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +97.36%
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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
1060 1004 1077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.82% 39.10% 44.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 474 501
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 33
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.50 £9.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £42.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Glasgow - 5 £328 -
Edinburgh +2 4 £400 +40.35% 1
Renfrewshire +2 3 £355 -6.08%
Stirling - 1 £463 -
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 29 (61.70%) Clustering
2 26 (55.32%) SQL
2 26 (55.32%) Citrix
3 24 (51.06%) SAN
4 23 (48.94%) Netcool
4 23 (48.94%) Solaris
5 21 (44.68%) Security Cleared
6 20 (42.55%) SC Cleared
6 20 (42.55%) Change Management
6 20 (42.55%) Linux
6 20 (42.55%) Windows
6 20 (42.55%) AIX
7 19 (40.43%) VMware
8 16 (34.04%) VMware ESX
9 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
9 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (27.66%) McAfee
10 13 (27.66%) WinRunner
10 13 (27.66%) TestDirector
10 13 (27.66%) QuickTest Pro
10 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
10 13 (27.66%) Windows XP
10 13 (27.66%) MCSE
10 13 (27.66%) MCSA
10 13 (27.66%) UNIX
10 13 (27.66%) Oracle
10 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
10 13 (27.66%) Test Automation

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (2.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) SAN
2 11 (23.40%) IPsec
2 11 (23.40%) NAS
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.13%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) WinRunner
1 13 (27.66%) TestDirector
1 13 (27.66%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.13%) Toad
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Integration Engineer
2 7 (14.89%) Test Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Administrator
3 6 (12.77%) DBA
3 6 (12.77%) UNIX Support
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Test Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) UNIX Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) Senior UNIX Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) UNIX Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Senior UNIX Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (6.38%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.26%) Senior UNIX Support
7 2 (4.26%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) HTML
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) XSL
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (61.70%) Clustering
2 13 (27.66%) PDA
3 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
4 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.26%) Replication
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.13%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Solaris
2 20 (42.55%) Linux
2 20 (42.55%) Windows
2 20 (42.55%) AIX
3 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (27.66%) Windows XP
4 13 (27.66%) Windows 7
4 13 (27.66%) UNIX
5 7 (14.89%) HPUX
5 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Android
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Change Management
2 13 (27.66%) Software Testing
2 13 (27.66%) Test Automation
3 12 (25.53%) Test Scripting
4 11 (23.40%) Software Distribution
4 11 (23.40%) Server Building
5 10 (21.28%) Configuration Management
5 10 (21.28%) Migration
6 5 (10.64%) Patch Management
7 3 (6.38%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.38%) ETL
7 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (6.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (6.38%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.26%) ITIL
9 1 (2.13%) SOA
9 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.13%) Workflow
9 1 (2.13%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) VB
3 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.13%) XPath
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (44.68%) Security Cleared
2 20 (42.55%) SC Cleared
3 13 (27.66%) MCSE
3 13 (27.66%) MCSA
3 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (27.66%) MCTS
3 13 (27.66%) MCITP
4 12 (25.53%) ISTQB
5 8 (17.02%) Degree
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) VMware ESX
2 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
3 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
4 8 (17.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (6.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (6.38%) vSphere
6 1 (2.13%) Veritas File System
6 1 (2.13%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 23 (48.94%) Netcool
2 13 (27.66%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (27.66%) McAfee ePO
3 12 (25.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 10 (21.28%) Tivoli
4 10 (21.28%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (10.64%) NetBackup
6 4 (8.51%) Data Guard
7 2 (4.26%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (4.26%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (2.13%) SCCM
8 1 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (2.13%) Control-M
8 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Citrix
2 19 (40.43%) VMware
3 13 (27.66%) McAfee
3 13 (27.66%) Oracle
3 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
4 11 (23.40%) EMC
5 10 (21.28%) Red Hat
6 5 (10.64%) HP
7 4 (8.51%) Cisco
8 3 (6.38%) Sun
9 2 (4.26%) Symantec
10 1 (2.13%) Sophos
10 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.13%) IBM
10 1 (2.13%) BMC
10 1 (2.13%) CA
10 1 (2.13%) CommVault