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 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 Cluster Server (VCS)
Rank 220 252 239
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 26 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.12% 0.047%
As % of the System Software category 2.63% 0.93% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 1
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
Average hourly rate £51.00 £39.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £39.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -11.36%
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
988 1189 1034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.54% 12.46% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 591 465
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £485 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 121 140
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 11 February 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 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
Surrey +7 17 £450 -
Kent -4 5 £488 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £338 -
West Sussex - 2 £366 -
Veritas Cluster Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 34 (100.00%) Unix
2 30 (88.24%) Veritas
3 27 (79.41%) Linux
3 27 (79.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (73.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (64.71%) Solaris
6 21 (61.76%) SAN
7 20 (58.82%) Oracle
8 18 (52.94%) Red Hat
9 17 (50.00%) EMC
9 17 (50.00%) Perl
10 16 (47.06%) Sun
10 16 (47.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 16 (47.06%) High Availability
11 15 (44.12%) HACMP
11 15 (44.12%) NetBackup
12 14 (41.18%) Clustering
12 14 (41.18%) Finance
12 14 (41.18%) Brocade
13 12 (35.29%) Fibre Channel
13 12 (35.29%) StorageTek
13 12 (35.29%) LDAP
13 12 (35.29%) Oracle ZFS
14 11 (32.35%) OLTP
14 11 (32.35%) AIX
15 10 (29.41%) VLDB
15 10 (29.41%) VMware
15 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (29.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 10 (29.41%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) TPMS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (61.76%) SAN
2 12 (35.29%) Fibre Channel
2 12 (35.29%) LDAP
3 6 (17.65%) DNS
3 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.82%) Broadband
4 3 (8.82%) NAS
5 2 (5.88%) FTP
5 2 (5.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) OLTP
2 10 (29.41%) VLDB
3 8 (23.53%) MySQL
4 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.88%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Administrator
2 19 (55.88%) Unix Administrator
3 10 (29.41%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (20.59%) Unix Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) SAN Administrator
6 4 (11.76%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Architect
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Solaris Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.88%) AIX Administrator
8 2 (5.88%) EMC Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) SAN Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Unix Administrator
8 2 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Architect
8 2 (5.88%) Veritas Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) HACMP
2 14 (41.18%) Clustering
3 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
4 9 (26.47%) EMC VMAX
5 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
6 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
8 3 (8.82%) LPAR
8 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
9 2 (5.88%) Contactless
9 2 (5.88%) EMC VNX
9 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (5.88%) Symmetrix DMX
9 2 (5.88%) Wiki
10 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
10 1 (2.94%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Unix
2 27 (79.41%) Linux
2 27 (79.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (64.71%) Solaris
4 11 (32.35%) AIX
5 4 (11.76%) Windows
6 3 (8.82%) VMS
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.88%) SUSE
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (47.06%) High Availability
3 7 (20.59%) Migration
3 7 (20.59%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (14.71%) Change Management
4 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
5 4 (11.76%) DevOps
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL
6 3 (8.82%) Logistics
6 3 (8.82%) Open Source
6 3 (8.82%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) CRM
7 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.88%) Requirements Management
7 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Service Management
8 1 (2.94%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) Perl
2 9 (26.47%) Python
3 7 (20.59%) Shell Script
4 4 (11.76%) AWK
4 4 (11.76%) sed
4 4 (11.76%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) Korn
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (23.53%) GlusterFS
2 8 (23.53%) NFS
3 6 (17.65%) Veritas File System
4 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 3 (8.82%) GPFS
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (47.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 15 (44.12%) NetBackup
3 12 (35.29%) Oracle ZFS
4 9 (26.47%) Puppet
5 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Satellite
6 7 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (5.88%) Ansible
7 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Veritas
2 20 (58.82%) Oracle
3 18 (52.94%) Red Hat
4 17 (50.00%) EMC
5 16 (47.06%) Sun
6 14 (41.18%) Brocade
7 12 (35.29%) StorageTek
8 10 (29.41%) VMware
9 7 (20.59%) Symantec
10 4 (11.76%) 3PAR
10 4 (11.76%) IBM
10 4 (11.76%) NetApp
11 3 (8.82%) Intel
12 1 (2.94%) Emulex
12 1 (2.94%) Microsoft