The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas Cluster Server over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Veritas Cluster Server (VCS)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 69 61 81
Rank change year-on-year -8 +20  
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 2 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 1.91% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 2.86% 18.24% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Median daily rate - £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £477
% change year-on-year -5.55% -5.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year - +28.66%  

Veritas Cluster Server is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 70 159 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 7.76% 10.49% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 62 34
Median daily rate £395 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.22% +24.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Veritas Cluster Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Veritas Cluster Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas Cluster Server in Edinburgh

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Cluster Server in Edinburgh

Veritas Cluster Server
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SRDF
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control

Veritas Cluster Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Unix Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) SRDF
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) VMware