The table below looks at the statistics for Veritas Cluster Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas Cluster Server over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas Cluster Server (VCS)
Rank 498 493 493
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 59 46 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.10% 0.070%
As % of the System Software category 1.32% 1.07% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 30 17
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£425 £390 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £39.00 £44.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +3.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +3.52%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4472 4303 3992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.81% 9.65% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2455 2247 1867
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £167 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 527 510 729
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £31.56 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.74% -11.42%

Veritas Cluster Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Veritas Cluster Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

Veritas Cluster Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Veritas Cluster Server Daily Rate Trend in England

Veritas Cluster Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Veritas Cluster Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

Veritas Cluster Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server across the England region.

Veritas Cluster Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

Veritas Cluster Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server within the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +29 45 £425 +6.11% 1
South East -5 12 £375 - 2
East of England - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
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Veritas Cluster Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Veritas Cluster Server 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 Cluster Server.

1 94 (87.85%) Veritas
2 87 (81.31%) Linux
3 84 (78.50%) UNIX
4 79 (73.83%) Solaris
5 59 (55.14%) SAN
6 50 (46.73%) Red Hat
7 49 (45.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 40 (37.38%) Finance
8 40 (37.38%) VMware
9 38 (35.51%) Clustering
10 37 (34.58%) Banking
11 35 (32.71%) HP
12 33 (30.84%) EMC
13 32 (29.91%) IBM
14 31 (28.97%) Shell Script
15 30 (28.04%) Migration
15 30 (28.04%) TCP/IP
15 30 (28.04%) VMware Infrastructure
15 30 (28.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 29 (27.10%) Windows
16 29 (27.10%) Oracle
17 28 (26.17%) Sun
18 27 (25.23%) AIX
18 27 (25.23%) SUSE
19 25 (23.36%) SharePoint
19 25 (23.36%) NAS
20 22 (20.56%) DNS
20 22 (20.56%) Microsoft
20 22 (20.56%) Perl
20 22 (20.56%) Middleware

Veritas Cluster Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Veritas Cluster Server 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 Cluster Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (23.36%) SharePoint
2 16 (14.95%) Apache
3 13 (12.15%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.67%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (4.67%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.87%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.87%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (55.14%) SAN
2 30 (28.04%) TCP/IP
3 25 (23.36%) NAS
4 22 (20.56%) DNS
5 21 (19.63%) LDAP
6 14 (13.08%) NetScaler
7 9 (8.41%) Firewall
7 9 (8.41%) SSH
8 7 (6.54%) HTTPS
9 5 (4.67%) PuTTY
10 4 (3.74%) DHCP
11 3 (2.80%) Kerberos
12 2 (1.87%) FTP
12 2 (1.87%) Wireless
13 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) Oracle Database
2 12 (11.21%) Relational Database
2 12 (11.21%) RDBMS
3 7 (6.54%) MySQL
3 7 (6.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.67%) Ingres
5 5 (4.67%) JasperReports
6 4 (3.74%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (37.38%) Finance
2 37 (34.58%) Banking
3 17 (15.89%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.74%) Retail
5 3 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.87%) Marketing
6 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.93%) Publishing
7 1 (0.93%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (37.38%) Administrator
2 32 (29.91%) UNIX Administrator
3 19 (17.76%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 19 (17.76%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (15.89%) Analyst
5 13 (12.15%) Wintel Analyst
6 12 (11.21%) UNIX Specialist
7 11 (10.28%) UNIX Engineer
8 9 (8.41%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (7.48%) DBA
10 6 (5.61%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.61%) Oracle DBA
11 5 (4.67%) Architect
11 5 (4.67%) UNIX Support
12 4 (3.74%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (3.74%) Solaris Administrator
12 4 (3.74%) UNIX Consultant
12 4 (3.74%) Consultant
12 4 (3.74%) Developer
12 4 (3.74%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.56%) Middleware
2 7 (6.54%) Web Services
2 7 (6.54%) CSS
2 7 (6.54%) HTML
3 6 (5.61%) Laravel
3 6 (5.61%) JDBC
4 5 (4.67%) Hibernate
4 5 (4.67%) CGI
4 5 (4.67%) DAO
5 3 (2.80%) Flash
5 3 (2.80%) .NET
6 2 (1.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.87%) Ajax
6 2 (1.87%) YAML
6 2 (1.87%) WCF
6 2 (1.87%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.87%) ADO.NET
6 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.93%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (35.51%) Clustering
2 14 (13.08%) Replication
3 12 (11.21%) Symmetrix DMX
3 12 (11.21%) Wiki
4 9 (8.41%) HACMP
4 9 (8.41%) Management Information System
5 8 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.67%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.93%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.93%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 87 (81.31%) Linux
2 84 (78.50%) UNIX
3 79 (73.83%) Solaris
4 49 (45.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (27.10%) Windows
6 27 (25.23%) AIX
6 27 (25.23%) SUSE
7 16 (14.95%) HPUX
8 9 (8.41%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (6.54%) VMS
9 7 (6.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.04%) Migration
2 21 (19.63%) Low Latency
3 20 (18.69%) ITIL
3 20 (18.69%) ITSM
4 17 (15.89%) Project Management
5 14 (13.08%) Incident Management
6 12 (11.21%) Configuration Management
7 11 (10.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (8.41%) OO
9 7 (6.54%) MVC
9 7 (6.54%) Validation
9 7 (6.54%) Algorithmic Trading
10 6 (5.61%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.61%) Service Management
11 5 (4.67%) Change Control
12 4 (3.74%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (3.74%) Business Continuity
12 4 (3.74%) Change Management
13 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Architecture
14 2 (1.87%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.97%) Shell Script
2 22 (20.56%) Perl
3 21 (19.63%) Korn
4 15 (14.02%) C#
5 14 (13.08%) VBScript
5 14 (13.08%) PowerShell
6 12 (11.21%) SQL
7 9 (8.41%) PHP
7 9 (8.41%) Ruby
8 8 (7.48%) Bash Shell
9 7 (6.54%) JavaScript
10 5 (4.67%) Java
11 2 (1.87%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (3.74%) SCSA
1 4 (3.74%) Sun Certification
2 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.87%) CCNA
3 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.87%) MCSE
4 1 (0.93%) RHCE
4 1 (0.93%) Degree
System Software
1 30 (28.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 30 (28.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 18 (16.82%) Veritas File System
3 16 (14.95%) Hyper-V
4 15 (14.02%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (14.02%) NFS
5 14 (13.08%) XenDesktop
6 13 (12.15%) XenApp
7 10 (9.35%) Active Directory
8 9 (8.41%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (7.48%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (2.80%) Sendmail
11 2 (1.87%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.93%) Samba
12 1 (0.93%) Xen
12 1 (0.93%) vSphere
12 1 (0.93%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 21 (19.63%) NetBackup
2 17 (15.89%) Puppet
3 14 (13.08%) HP SIM
3 14 (13.08%) EdgeSight
3 14 (13.08%) SCCM
3 14 (13.08%) SCOM
3 14 (13.08%) SCVMM
4 12 (11.21%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (6.54%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 4 (3.74%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 4 (3.74%) Data Guard
6 4 (3.74%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (3.74%) Control-M
7 2 (1.87%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.87%) OpenView
8 1 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 94 (87.85%) Veritas
2 50 (46.73%) Red Hat
3 40 (37.38%) VMware
4 35 (32.71%) HP
5 33 (30.84%) EMC
6 32 (29.91%) IBM
7 29 (27.10%) Oracle
8 28 (26.17%) Sun
9 22 (20.56%) Microsoft
10 16 (14.95%) Citrix
11 15 (14.02%) Dell
12 14 (13.08%) CA
12 14 (13.08%) Veeam
12 14 (13.08%) Nimsoft
13 13 (12.15%) ServiceNow
14 11 (10.28%) NetApp
15 10 (9.35%) Symantec
16 4 (3.74%) SAP
16 4 (3.74%) Hitachi
17 2 (1.87%) Brocade