The table below looks at the statistics for Veritas Volume Manager skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
Rank 154 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% - -
As % of the System Software category 1.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - £44.00
Veritas Volume Manager
England

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

System Software Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
306 244 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.07% 7.46% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 90 129
Average daily rate £340 £360 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £219 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 48 58
Average hourly rate £16.84 £14.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.28% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.54 £42.38
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 North West

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

Veritas Volume Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Veritas Volume Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Veritas Volume Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Veritas Volume Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Veritas Volume Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Veritas Volume Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 11 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
Manchester - 3 £400 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Veritas Volume Manager
England

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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%) Solaris
2 7 (77.78%) Clustering
3 6 (66.67%) Veritas
3 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 6 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (55.56%) GPFS
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle ZFS
4 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 5 (55.56%) HACMP
4 5 (55.56%) NetBackup
5 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
5 4 (44.44%) LDAP
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Perl
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) High Availability
5 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Veritas File System
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) Puppet
6 3 (33.33%) Open Source
6 3 (33.33%) AIX
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) IBM
6 3 (33.33%) Sun
6 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (33.33%) Service Management
7 2 (22.22%) Finance

Veritas Volume Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Tuxedo
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) LDAP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) AIX Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Linux Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) AIX Systems Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) Unix Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Unix Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Unix Support
5 1 (11.11%) Solaris Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Unix Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Clustering
2 5 (55.56%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Solaris
2 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) AIX
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Kernel Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
3 2 (22.22%) Security Hardening
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) RHCSA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (55.56%) GPFS
3 4 (44.44%) Veritas File System
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) NetBackup
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Veritas
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) Sun
4 2 (22.22%) Symantec