The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 South East 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas Cluster Server (VCS)
Rank 238 231 249
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.047% 0.028%
As % of the System Software category 0.73% 0.41% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Average daily rate £475 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1092 968 854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.04% 11.39% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 453 363
Average daily rate £325 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £185 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 178 117
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £11.33 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.05 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Veritas Cluster Server
England

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
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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -14 4 £481 +10.00%
Berkshire - 4 £445 -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Veritas Cluster Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 12 (92.31%) Veritas
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) UNIX
3 9 (69.23%) Solaris
4 8 (61.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
7 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
7 5 (38.46%) Oracle
7 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
8 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
8 4 (30.77%) Puppet
8 4 (30.77%) Perl
8 4 (30.77%) AIX
8 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
8 4 (30.77%) Migration
9 3 (23.08%) Replication
9 3 (23.08%) VMware
9 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
9 3 (23.08%) Clustering
9 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
9 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
9 3 (23.08%) Validation
9 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 3 (23.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (23.08%) PKI
9 3 (23.08%) Network Design
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Support Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX Support
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Support
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Replication
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
1 3 (23.08%) PKI
1 3 (23.08%) Smartcard
2 2 (15.38%) Firmware
2 2 (15.38%) HACMP
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
1 10 (76.92%) UNIX
2 9 (69.23%) Solaris
3 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (30.77%) AIX
5 3 (23.08%) HPUX
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) OpenVMS
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Validation
2 3 (23.08%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) OCA
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Veritas File System
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Veritas
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Sun
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) CA
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) EMC