The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Veritas products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas over the 3 months to 23 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Veritas Technologies.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Veritas
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 68 46 75
Rank change year-on-year -22 +29  
Contract jobs citing Veritas 2 43 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.22% 2.84% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 8.13% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 2
Median daily rate - £448 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -7.50% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year - +15.86%  

Veritas is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 339 529 399
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 38.13% 34.92% 28.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 283 205
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £39.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.30% +116.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £19.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.00 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Veritas in Edinburgh

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas in Edinburgh

Veritas
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (75.00%) SRDF
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) HACMP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g

Veritas
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 (75.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (75.00%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (75.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (25.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) SRDF
1 3 (75.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) EMC
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle