The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the North West region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
Rank 135 119 134
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% 0.042% 0.065%
As % of the System Software category 0.26% 0.43% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
System Software Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
381 234 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.01% 9.72% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 75 88
Average daily rate £260 £253 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% -19.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £206 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 49 44
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.30 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £37.50 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Veritas Volume Manager
England

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
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas File System

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Consultant
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade