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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas
Rank 80 95 100
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing Veritas 41 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.55% 0.74% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 4.40% 1.78% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 4
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£348 £350 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -7.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £309 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £400 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £15.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+155.00% -35.48%
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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
931 954 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.11% 41.55% 48.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 428 487
Average daily rate £363 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 29
Average hourly rate £16.89 £14.02 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.43% -17.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -12 7 £400 -
Glasgow -9 3 £325 - 1
West Lothian - - - -
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Veritas
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 50 (72.46%) SAN
2 43 (62.32%) Clustering
3 41 (59.42%) Solaris
4 40 (57.97%) Security Cleared
5 38 (55.07%) Citrix
6 36 (52.17%) Linux
6 36 (52.17%) SQL
7 35 (50.72%) Netcool
7 35 (50.72%) SC Cleared
8 32 (46.38%) NAS
9 30 (43.48%) Windows
10 26 (37.68%) Active Directory
10 26 (37.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 25 (36.23%) Tivoli
12 24 (34.78%) Configuration Management
12 24 (34.78%) IPsec
12 24 (34.78%) Software Distribution
13 21 (30.43%) VMware
14 19 (27.54%) EMC
15 18 (26.09%) Change Management
16 17 (24.64%) AIX
16 17 (24.64%) VMware ESX
17 15 (21.74%) Migration
17 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
18 14 (20.29%) UNIX
18 14 (20.29%) Oracle
19 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
19 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
19 13 (18.84%) Red Hat
20 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (1.45%) IIS
1 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 50 (72.46%) SAN
2 32 (46.38%) NAS
3 24 (34.78%) IPsec
4 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.80%) Firewall
5 3 (4.35%) DNS
5 3 (4.35%) LAN
5 3 (4.35%) WAN
5 3 (4.35%) LDAP
5 3 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) Oracle Database
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) WinRunner
1 11 (15.94%) TestDirector
1 11 (15.94%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.45%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Integration Engineer
2 8 (11.59%) Administrator
2 8 (11.59%) DBA
3 7 (10.14%) Consultant
3 7 (10.14%) UNIX Administrator
4 6 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Designer
6 4 (5.80%) Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Senior UNIX Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) UNIX Consultant
8 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) UNIX Support
8 2 (2.90%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (2.90%) HTML
3 1 (1.45%) Middleware
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.45%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (62.32%) Clustering
2 11 (15.94%) PDA
3 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.35%) Replication
6 2 (2.90%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (59.42%) Solaris
2 36 (52.17%) Linux
3 30 (43.48%) Windows
4 17 (24.64%) AIX
5 14 (20.29%) UNIX
6 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (17.39%) Windows 7
8 11 (15.94%) Windows XP
9 6 (8.70%) HPUX
10 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Configuration Management
1 24 (34.78%) Software Distribution
2 18 (26.09%) Change Management
3 15 (21.74%) Migration
4 12 (17.39%) Test Scripting
5 11 (15.94%) Software Testing
5 11 (15.94%) Test Automation
6 7 (10.14%) Asset Management
7 6 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.70%) ETL
7 6 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (7.25%) Data Migration
9 4 (5.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.35%) ITIL
11 2 (2.90%) Problem Management
12 1 (1.45%) Service Delivery
12 1 (1.45%) Incident Management
12 1 (1.45%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (1.45%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.17%) SQL
2 6 (8.70%) VB
3 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.90%) Perl
5 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) XPath
5 1 (1.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 40 (57.97%) Security Cleared
2 35 (50.72%) SC Cleared
3 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (17.39%) MCSE
4 11 (15.94%) MCTS
4 11 (15.94%) MCITP
4 11 (15.94%) MCSA
5 10 (14.49%) ISTQB
6 5 (7.25%) Degree
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 26 (37.68%) Active Directory
2 17 (24.64%) VMware ESX
3 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (17.39%) Oracle RMAN
5 11 (15.94%) Hyper-V
6 8 (11.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (8.70%) vSphere
8 4 (5.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 35 (50.72%) Netcool
2 26 (37.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 25 (36.23%) Tivoli
4 11 (15.94%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (15.94%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (8.70%) Data Guard
6 4 (5.80%) NetBackup
6 4 (5.80%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (4.35%) SCCM
8 2 (2.90%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (1.45%) Puppet
9 1 (1.45%) Legato
9 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 38 (55.07%) Citrix
2 21 (30.43%) VMware
3 19 (27.54%) EMC
4 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 14 (20.29%) Oracle
6 13 (18.84%) Red Hat
7 11 (15.94%) McAfee
8 9 (13.04%) HP
9 7 (10.14%) Cisco
10 4 (5.80%) IBM
10 4 (5.80%) Symantec
11 3 (4.35%) Veeam
12 2 (2.90%) Brocade
13 1 (1.45%) Borland
13 1 (1.45%) Sun
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £347.48 per day
Posted: 4 days ago