The table below looks at the statistics for Veritas Volume Manager skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas Volume Manager over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
Rank 146 198 201
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +3
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.019% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 1.46% 0.22% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Average daily rate £425 £313 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -22.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £443 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
+22.91% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - £44.00
Veritas Volume Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
274 465 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.70% 9.05% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 319 330
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £502 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 30
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -3.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £23.34 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Veritas Volume Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Veritas Volume Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Veritas Volume Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager across the City of London region.

Veritas Volume Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Veritas Volume Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager across the City of London region.

Veritas Volume Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Veritas Volume Manager 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 Volume Manager.

1 9 (100.00%) Veritas
1 9 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Unix
3 7 (77.78%) Solaris
3 7 (77.78%) HP
3 7 (77.78%) SAN
4 6 (66.67%) SUSE
4 6 (66.67%) EMC
5 5 (55.56%) IBM
5 5 (55.56%) NAS
5 5 (55.56%) Banking
6 4 (44.44%) NFS
6 4 (44.44%) Perl
7 3 (33.33%) Samba
7 3 (33.33%) LDAP
7 3 (33.33%) Finance
7 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
8 2 (22.22%) Korn
8 2 (22.22%) SSH
8 2 (22.22%) Sun
8 2 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (22.22%) Oracle
8 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 2 (22.22%) FTP
9 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 1 (11.11%) MS Office
9 1 (11.11%) ITIL
9 1 (11.11%) VMS

Veritas Volume Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Veritas Volume Manager 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 Volume Manager. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) NAS
3 3 (33.33%) LDAP
4 2 (22.22%) FTP
4 2 (22.22%) SSH
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CLARiiON
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Solaris
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
3 6 (66.67%) SUSE
4 1 (11.11%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
1 1 (11.11%) Change Control
1 1 (11.11%) High Availability
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
1 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
1 1 (11.11%) Process Management
1 1 (11.11%) Project Management
1 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Korn
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (44.44%) NFS
3 3 (33.33%) Samba
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
2 1 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Veritas
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
3 7 (77.78%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) EMC
5 5 (55.56%) IBM
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) Sun
7 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
7 1 (11.11%) BMC
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) VMware