The table below looks at the statistics for Veritas File System 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 File System over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas File System (VxFS)
Rank 557 572 553
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Contract jobs citing Veritas File System 23 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.017% 0.041%
As % of the System Software category 0.49% 0.17% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 13
Average daily rate £425 £248 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.71% -54.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £248 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £248 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £248 -
% change year-on-year
+71.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -11.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -11.36%
Veritas File System
UK

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
4663 4672 4346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.88% 10.14% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2803 2559 2236
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 460 554 516
Average hourly rate £16.14 £16.46 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.91% +2.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.91 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Veritas File System
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Veritas File System Jobs Demand Trend in England

Veritas File System
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Veritas File System Daily Rate Trend in England

Veritas File System
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas File System across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Veritas File System Daily Rate Histogram in England

Veritas File System
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Veritas File System Hourly Rate Trend in England

Veritas File System
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 File System within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
East Midlands - 11 £438 -
South East 0 6 £369 +48.98%
London - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £313 -
Midlands - 1 £445 -
North West - 1 £475 -
Veritas File System
UK

Veritas File System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Veritas File System 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 File System.

1 33 (94.29%) Veritas
2 32 (91.43%) Unix
3 31 (88.57%) Solaris
3 31 (88.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 29 (82.86%) Linux
4 29 (82.86%) Red Hat
4 29 (82.86%) SAN
5 28 (80.00%) Perl
5 28 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (80.00%) High Availability
6 27 (77.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (77.14%) VMware
7 26 (74.29%) Shell Script
7 26 (74.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 25 (71.43%) Oracle
9 24 (68.57%) Sun
10 21 (60.00%) Korn
10 21 (60.00%) Bash Shell
11 19 (54.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 19 (54.29%) Software Packaging
11 19 (54.29%) HP
12 17 (48.57%) Security Cleared
12 17 (48.57%) Opsware
13 16 (45.71%) Data Centre
14 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
14 13 (37.14%) Degree
15 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
16 11 (31.43%) Finance
17 9 (25.71%) Clustering
17 9 (25.71%) Symantec

Veritas File System
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Veritas File System 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 File System. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) Apache
1 2 (5.71%) Tuxedo
1 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 29 (82.86%) SAN
2 3 (8.57%) Broadband
2 3 (8.57%) LDAP
2 3 (8.57%) NAS
3 2 (5.71%) FTP
3 2 (5.71%) SSH
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) OLTP
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) VLDB
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Architect
2 10 (28.57%) Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
4 6 (17.14%) Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (17.14%) Linux Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (14.29%) Solaris Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Storage Administrator
6 3 (8.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) EMC Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) SAN Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) SAN Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Veritas Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Data Centre
2 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
3 9 (25.71%) Clustering
4 6 (17.14%) HACMP
5 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
6 3 (8.57%) LPAR
7 2 (5.71%) CMDB
7 2 (5.71%) EMC VNX
7 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (2.86%) Health Informatics
8 1 (2.86%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Unix
2 31 (88.57%) Solaris
3 29 (82.86%) Linux
4 28 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (54.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (11.43%) AIX
7 3 (8.57%) VMS
8 1 (2.86%) HPUX
8 1 (2.86%) Windows
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) High Availability
2 8 (22.86%) Migration
3 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.43%) Change Management
4 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.71%) Open Source
5 2 (5.71%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.86%) Benchmarking
6 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) CRM
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL
6 1 (2.86%) People Management
6 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (80.00%) Perl
2 26 (74.29%) Shell Script
3 21 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 21 (60.00%) Korn
4 5 (14.29%) AWK
5 4 (11.43%) sed
6 2 (5.71%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.86%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Security Cleared
2 13 (37.14%) Degree
3 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (88.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 27 (77.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (74.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.71%) GPFS
5 2 (5.71%) NFS
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) NetBackup
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (11.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (5.71%) Control-M
4 2 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (5.71%) Puppet
4 2 (5.71%) Xymon
5 1 (2.86%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Veritas
2 29 (82.86%) Red Hat
3 27 (77.14%) VMware
4 25 (71.43%) Oracle
5 24 (68.57%) Sun
6 19 (54.29%) HP
7 17 (48.57%) Opsware
8 9 (25.71%) Symantec
9 6 (17.14%) EMC
10 4 (11.43%) 3PAR
10 4 (11.43%) IBM
11 2 (5.71%) BMC
11 2 (5.71%) Brocade
11 2 (5.71%) Remedy
12 1 (2.86%) SAP