The table below looks at the statistics for Veritas Volume Manager 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 Volume Manager over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
Rank 542 493 486
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -7
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 15 46 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.10% 0.087%
As % of the System Software category 0.34% 1.07% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 37 24
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£360 £395 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.86% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £546 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.00 -
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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 Volume Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Veritas Volume Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Veritas Volume Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Veritas Volume Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Veritas Volume Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Veritas Volume Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Veritas Volume Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Veritas Volume Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Veritas Volume Manager
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 Volume Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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 -21 8 £360 -8.80% 1
South East - 3 £248 -
West Midlands - 2 £360 -
East of England - - - -
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Veritas Volume Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 45 (95.74%) Veritas
2 35 (74.47%) Linux
3 34 (72.34%) Solaris
4 32 (68.09%) UNIX
5 30 (63.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 29 (61.70%) Clustering
7 24 (51.06%) TCP/IP
8 23 (48.94%) SAN
8 23 (48.94%) Banking
9 22 (46.81%) HP
10 21 (44.68%) EMC
11 20 (42.55%) VMware
12 18 (38.30%) Sun
13 17 (36.17%) SUSE
13 17 (36.17%) Shell Script
14 16 (34.04%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (34.04%) Finance
14 16 (34.04%) NetBackup
15 15 (31.91%) Red Hat
16 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
16 14 (29.79%) Windows
16 14 (29.79%) Firewall
17 13 (27.66%) Investment Banking
18 12 (25.53%) Symmetrix DMX
18 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
18 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
18 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (25.53%) MCSE
18 12 (25.53%) SQL Server

Veritas Volume Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (25.53%) IIS
2 10 (21.28%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 24 (51.06%) TCP/IP
2 23 (48.94%) SAN
3 14 (29.79%) Firewall
4 10 (21.28%) LDAP
5 7 (14.89%) NAS
6 5 (10.64%) DNS
7 3 (6.38%) DHCP
8 1 (2.13%) FTP
8 1 (2.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 23 (48.94%) Banking
2 16 (34.04%) Finance
3 13 (27.66%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Administrator
2 19 (40.43%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 16 (34.04%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (34.04%) UNIX Administrator
4 11 (23.40%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Solaris Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) UNIX Support
6 4 (8.51%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) UNIX Specialist
8 2 (4.26%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Support Specialist
9 1 (2.13%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.13%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (2.13%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.13%) Build Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) UNIX Technical Specialist
9 1 (2.13%) UNIX Team Leader
9 1 (2.13%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (61.70%) Clustering
2 12 (25.53%) Symmetrix DMX
2 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (21.28%) Wiki
4 6 (12.77%) HACMP
5 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 35 (74.47%) Linux
2 34 (72.34%) Solaris
3 32 (68.09%) UNIX
4 17 (36.17%) SUSE
5 14 (29.79%) Windows
6 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (17.02%) AIX
8 8 (17.02%) HPUX
9 1 (2.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (21.28%) Change Control
3 9 (19.15%) Time Management
4 4 (8.51%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (8.51%) Project Management
4 4 (8.51%) Migration
5 2 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) High Availability
5 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.13%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.13%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) Shell Script
2 11 (23.40%) Korn
3 10 (21.28%) Perl
4 2 (4.26%) Ruby
4 2 (4.26%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) Bourne shell
5 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) MCSE
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (17.02%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 30 (63.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (12.77%) vSphere
2 6 (12.77%) NFS
3 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.51%) Veritas File System
5 2 (4.26%) XenApp
5 2 (4.26%) Samba
6 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.13%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.13%) Xen
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (34.04%) NetBackup
2 5 (10.64%) Puppet
2 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (4.26%) OpenView
4 2 (4.26%) Control-M
5 1 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.13%) Legato
5 1 (2.13%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 45 (95.74%) Veritas
2 22 (46.81%) HP
3 21 (44.68%) EMC
4 20 (42.55%) VMware
5 18 (38.30%) Sun
6 15 (31.91%) Red Hat
7 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
8 12 (25.53%) Citrix
9 9 (19.15%) IBM
10 5 (10.64%) Symantec
11 3 (6.38%) Oracle
12 2 (4.26%) SAP
12 2 (4.26%) Dell
13 1 (2.13%) BMC
13 1 (2.13%) 3PAR