The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 June 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.

Veritas
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 112 111
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Contract jobs citing Veritas 3 45 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% 1.53% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 3.19% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 10
Median daily rate £254 £310 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.14% -17.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £425 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -65.47% +5.00%  

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 Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 817 1409 1094
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.11% 48.04% 35.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 702 530
Median daily rate £395 £350 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.85% +0.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 37
Median hourly rate £31.85 £38.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.27% +140.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £19.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Veritas
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas in Scotland

Veritas
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas 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 24 June 2017. 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 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
Renfrewshire +44 3 £254 -6.01%
Veritas
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Veritas.

1 5 (62.50%) Unix
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Netcool
3 3 (37.50%) McAfee
3 3 (37.50%) Clustering
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) MCSA
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
3 3 (37.50%) MCTS
3 3 (37.50%) MCITP
3 3 (37.50%) StarTeam
3 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared

Veritas
Co-occurring 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) AIX Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Unix Support
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Support
3 1 (12.50%) Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
1 3 (37.50%) Server Virtualisation
1 3 (37.50%) Smoke Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (37.50%) MCITP
1 3 (37.50%) MCSA
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) MCTS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) SRDF
2 2 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (12.50%) PowerHA
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (37.50%) Netcool
2 2 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) McAfee
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) AppDynamics
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle