The table below looks at the statistics for Veritas Cluster Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas Cluster Server (VCS)
Rank 246 250 241
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 32 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.14% 0.086%
As % of the System Software category 2.51% 1.10% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 6
Average daily rate £450 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £413 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 - -
Veritas Cluster Server
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1273 1274 1134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.21% 12.80% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 645 524
Average daily rate £375 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 141 155
Average hourly rate £21.33 £18.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.29% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

Veritas Cluster Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Veritas Cluster Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Veritas Cluster Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Veritas Cluster Server Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Veritas Cluster Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Veritas Cluster Server Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Veritas Cluster Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Veritas Cluster Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Veritas Cluster Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Surrey +9 24 £450 -18.18%
West Sussex - 5 £366 -
Kent -32 3 £500 -
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
Veritas Cluster Server
England

Veritas Cluster Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 54 (100.00%) Veritas
2 53 (98.15%) Unix
3 48 (88.89%) Linux
4 40 (74.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (72.22%) Solaris
6 35 (64.81%) Red Hat
6 35 (64.81%) EMC
7 34 (62.96%) SAN
8 29 (53.70%) Disaster Recovery
8 29 (53.70%) EMC VMAX
9 28 (51.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 27 (50.00%) NetBackup
11 25 (46.30%) StorageTek
11 25 (46.30%) Oracle
11 25 (46.30%) Brocade
11 25 (46.30%) Fibre Channel
11 25 (46.30%) High Availability
12 23 (42.59%) Oracle ZFS
12 23 (42.59%) Sun
13 22 (40.74%) MySQL
14 21 (38.89%) VLDB
14 21 (38.89%) GlusterFS
14 21 (38.89%) Red Hat Satellite
15 20 (37.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 20 (37.04%) Finance
16 18 (33.33%) Perl
17 16 (29.63%) HACMP
17 16 (29.63%) OLTP
17 16 (29.63%) Computer Science
18 14 (25.93%) Python

Veritas Cluster Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (12.96%) TPMS
2 1 (1.85%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 34 (62.96%) SAN
2 25 (46.30%) Fibre Channel
3 13 (24.07%) LDAP
4 10 (18.52%) DNS
4 10 (18.52%) NAS
5 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.56%) Broadband
7 1 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) MySQL
2 21 (38.89%) VLDB
3 16 (29.63%) OLTP
General
1 20 (37.04%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (77.78%) Administrator
2 38 (70.37%) Unix Administrator
3 15 (27.78%) Linux Administrator
4 12 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (20.37%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 9 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
7 7 (12.96%) Senior Unix Administrator
8 6 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 6 (11.11%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
9 5 (9.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (9.26%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 4 (7.41%) Solaris Administrator
10 4 (7.41%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
11 3 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 2 (3.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 2 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 2 (3.70%) Senior Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (53.70%) EMC VMAX
2 16 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 16 (29.63%) HACMP
3 13 (24.07%) Clustering
4 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (9.26%) Data Centre
5 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.56%) LPAR
7 2 (3.70%) Contactless
8 1 (1.85%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 53 (98.15%) Unix
2 48 (88.89%) Linux
3 40 (74.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 39 (72.22%) Solaris
5 8 (14.81%) AIX
6 3 (5.56%) VMS
7 1 (1.85%) SUSE
7 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Disaster Recovery
2 25 (46.30%) High Availability
3 13 (24.07%) Migration
4 11 (20.37%) Data Migration
5 9 (16.67%) Change Management
5 9 (16.67%) DevOps
5 9 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (9.26%) Contingency Planning
7 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.41%) CRM
7 4 (7.41%) Logistics
7 4 (7.41%) Project Management
8 3 (5.56%) Storage Virtualisation
9 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management
9 1 (1.85%) Investment Management
9 1 (1.85%) ITIL
9 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) Perl
2 14 (25.93%) Python
3 5 (9.26%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.41%) AWK
4 4 (7.41%) sed
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) GlusterFS
2 20 (37.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 9 (16.67%) NFS
4 8 (14.81%) Firmware
5 5 (9.26%) VMware ESX
6 4 (7.41%) Veritas File System
6 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (51.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 27 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 23 (42.59%) Oracle ZFS
4 21 (38.89%) Red Hat Satellite
5 14 (25.93%) Puppet
6 10 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Veritas
2 35 (64.81%) EMC
2 35 (64.81%) Red Hat
3 25 (46.30%) Brocade
3 25 (46.30%) Oracle
3 25 (46.30%) StorageTek
4 23 (42.59%) Sun
5 9 (16.67%) NetApp
6 8 (14.81%) Emulex
7 6 (11.11%) Symantec
8 5 (9.26%) VMware
9 4 (7.41%) 3PAR
9 4 (7.41%) IBM
10 1 (1.85%) Cisco