Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 136 112
Rank change year-on-year -44 -24 +21
Contract jobs citing Veritas 7 46 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.14% 1.07% 1.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 2.33% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 34 46
Scotland median daily rate £391 £284 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.76% -16.47% +0.74%
10th Percentile £369 £227 £283
90th Percentile £416 £438 £443
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Scotland median hourly rate £25.63 £40.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.34% - -
UK median hourly rate £25.63 £42.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -38.99% +55.56% -20.59%

Veritas is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1878 1978 2331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.37% 45.88% 37.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 1087 1131
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -0.28% +0.29%
10th Percentile £202 £225 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £501
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 64 76
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% +13.75% -8.69%
10th Percentile £11.19 £9.56 £8.38
90th Percentile £46.30 £44.63 £41.88
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.30% -5.71% +6.06%

Veritas
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Veritas as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North Lanarkshire - 4 - -
Edinburgh -19 3 £391 -7.94% 2
Veritas
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (71.43%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Symantec
2 4 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (57.14%) Sophos
2 4 (57.14%) Apple
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Dell
2 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Google
2 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Database Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Veeam
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
3 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
3 3 (42.86%) Meru Networks
3 3 (42.86%) Biometrics
3 3 (42.86%) ACSA
3 3 (42.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Database Tuning
1 4 (57.14%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Biometrics
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ACSA
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Network+ Certification
1 3 (42.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCENT
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) MCTS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) OpenAM
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
1 4 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Apple
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) Dell
1 4 (57.14%) Google
1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) Juniper
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Sophos
1 4 (57.14%) Symantec
1 4 (57.14%) Veeam
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Meru Networks
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) ForgeRock
4 1 (14.29%) Open-E
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Software AG
4 1 (14.29%) webMethods