The table below looks at the statistics for Veritas Cluster Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 529 585 589
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +4
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 111 50 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.090% 0.068%
As % of the System Software category 1.74% 0.90% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 40 26
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £300 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £481
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 - -

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

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6393 5567 5416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.44% 9.99% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3916 3066 2793
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 660 614
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.15 £33.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+5.30% -

Veritas Cluster Server
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Veritas Cluster Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server within the UK.

Veritas Cluster Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Veritas Cluster Server Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server within the UK.

Veritas Cluster Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Veritas Cluster Server
Top 26 Contract Locations

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 UK 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
England +9 79 £450 - 1
London -2 43 £475 +18.75% 1
Scotland +12 32 £475 +2.59% 2
South East +4 32 £450 -7.69%
Edinburgh +22 31 £475 - 1
Surrey +9 24 £450 -18.18%
City of London +43 10 £475 +18.75% 1
Redhill - 9 £365 -
Camberley - 6 £450 -
West Sussex - 5 £366 -
Kent -32 3 £500 -
Gatwick - 3 £366 -
Guildford - 2 £450 -
Crawley - 2 £371 -
Yorkshire - 2 £388 -
Manchester -7 1 - -
North West -9 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £345 -
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
Birmingham - 1 £345 -
Croydon - 1 £374 -
Sheffield - 1 £400 -
Leeds - 1 £375 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 -

Veritas Cluster Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 195 (97.01%) Veritas
2 174 (86.57%) Unix
3 155 (77.11%) Solaris
4 152 (75.62%) Linux
5 122 (60.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 115 (57.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 114 (56.72%) Red Hat
8 105 (52.24%) SAN
9 104 (51.74%) Finance
10 83 (41.29%) EMC
11 74 (36.82%) Clustering
12 69 (34.33%) Veritas File System
13 64 (31.84%) Oracle
14 60 (29.85%) Migration
15 59 (29.35%) Perl
16 58 (28.86%) HP
17 56 (27.86%) NAS
18 49 (24.38%) Data Centre
19 48 (23.88%) VMware
20 44 (21.89%) IBM
20 44 (21.89%) High Availability
21 42 (20.90%) NetBackup
22 38 (18.91%) Sun
22 38 (18.91%) Windows
22 38 (18.91%) Puppet
23 36 (17.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
24 35 (17.41%) MySQL
24 35 (17.41%) Banking
25 34 (16.92%) LDAP
26 33 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure

Veritas Cluster Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 8 (3.98%) TPMS
2 3 (1.49%) Apache
2 3 (1.49%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (1.49%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.50%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 105 (52.24%) SAN
2 56 (27.86%) NAS
3 34 (16.92%) LDAP
4 28 (13.93%) DNS
4 28 (13.93%) Fibre Channel
5 17 (8.46%) Firewall
5 17 (8.46%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.98%) VPN
7 5 (2.49%) LAN
7 5 (2.49%) WAN
8 3 (1.49%) BIG-IP
8 3 (1.49%) Broadband
9 2 (1.00%) H.323
9 2 (1.00%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.00%) SCCP
9 2 (1.00%) SMTP
9 2 (1.00%) SSL
9 2 (1.00%) WebEx
10 1 (0.50%) Internet
10 1 (0.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.41%) MySQL
2 22 (10.95%) VLDB
3 16 (7.96%) OLTP
4 12 (5.97%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.50%) Big Data
6 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.50%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.48%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.50%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.50%) Hudson
2 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.50%) JIRA
2 1 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 104 (51.74%) Finance
2 35 (17.41%) Banking
3 32 (15.92%) Law
4 6 (2.99%) Financial Institution
4 6 (2.99%) Games
5 5 (2.49%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 108 (53.73%) Administrator
2 81 (40.30%) Unix Administrator
3 54 (26.87%) Systems Administrator
4 36 (17.91%) Linux Administrator
4 36 (17.91%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 30 (14.93%) Solaris Administrator
6 28 (13.93%) Consultant
7 22 (10.95%) Solaris Consultant
7 22 (10.95%) Unix Consultant
8 21 (10.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 19 (9.45%) Solaris Systems Administrator
10 14 (6.97%) Linux Engineer
11 12 (5.97%) Unix Engineer
12 11 (5.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 8 (3.98%) AIX Administrator
13 8 (3.98%) Architect
13 8 (3.98%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
14 7 (3.48%) Linux Consultant
14 7 (3.48%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 7 (3.48%) Senior Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.97%) Software Packaging
2 7 (3.48%) Web Services
3 6 (2.99%) OAuth
4 3 (1.49%) RSS
5 2 (1.00%) LAMP
5 2 (1.00%) MAPI
6 1 (0.50%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.50%) Middleware
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 74 (36.82%) Clustering
2 49 (24.38%) Data Centre
3 31 (15.42%) EMC VMAX
4 26 (12.94%) Computer Science
5 18 (8.96%) HACMP
6 16 (7.96%) Management Information System
7 11 (5.47%) IBM XIV
8 8 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.98%) User Experience
9 7 (3.48%) CMDB
10 6 (2.99%) Hedge funds
10 6 (2.99%) Mainframe
10 6 (2.99%) PKI
11 4 (1.99%) EMC VNX
12 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.49%) iPhone
12 3 (1.49%) LPAR
12 3 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (1.00%) Contactless
14 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 174 (86.57%) Unix
2 155 (77.11%) Solaris
3 152 (75.62%) Linux
4 115 (57.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (18.91%) Windows
6 30 (14.93%) AIX
7 24 (11.94%) SUSE
8 18 (8.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 6 (2.99%) HPUX
10 4 (1.99%) Windows Server
11 3 (1.49%) Android
11 3 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (1.49%) VMS
12 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (29.85%) Migration
2 44 (21.89%) High Availability
3 32 (15.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (8.96%) Change Management
5 17 (8.46%) DevOps
5 17 (8.46%) Performance Analysis
6 13 (6.47%) Configuration Management
7 12 (5.97%) Data Migration
7 12 (5.97%) ITIL
8 9 (4.48%) Service Management
9 8 (3.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (3.98%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (3.98%) Project Management
10 7 (3.48%) Patch Management
11 6 (2.99%) Change Control
11 6 (2.99%) Contingency Planning
11 6 (2.99%) Identity Management
11 6 (2.99%) RAD
12 5 (2.49%) Logistics
13 4 (1.99%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 59 (29.35%) Perl
2 31 (15.42%) Python
3 30 (14.93%) Shell Script
4 17 (8.46%) Bash Shell
5 14 (6.97%) Korn
6 11 (5.47%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.98%) Ruby
8 7 (3.48%) Java
9 6 (2.99%) VBA
10 4 (1.99%) AWK
10 4 (1.99%) PHP
10 4 (1.99%) sed
11 2 (1.00%) VBScript
12 1 (0.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (8.46%) Degree
2 15 (7.46%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.98%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.49%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.00%) RHCSA
5 2 (1.00%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.50%) CCDE
6 1 (0.50%) CCIE
6 1 (0.50%) CCNP
6 1 (0.50%) CCSP
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.50%) CISSP
6 1 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.47%) SLA
2 1 (0.50%) MiFID
System Software
1 122 (60.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 69 (34.33%) Veritas File System
3 33 (16.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (12.94%) NFS
5 22 (10.95%) GlusterFS
6 19 (9.45%) Active Directory
7 9 (4.48%) Firmware
8 8 (3.98%) VMware ESX
9 6 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (2.49%) SRDF
11 4 (1.99%) Oracle Clusterware
12 2 (1.00%) KVM
12 2 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (1.00%) vSphere
12 2 (1.00%) XenApp
12 2 (1.00%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.50%) Docker
13 1 (0.50%) GPFS
13 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 42 (20.90%) NetBackup
2 38 (18.91%) Puppet
3 36 (17.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 25 (12.44%) Oracle ZFS
5 23 (11.44%) Red Hat Satellite
6 11 (5.47%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (4.48%) Nagios
8 8 (3.98%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (2.99%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (2.99%) TADDM
10 5 (2.49%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (1.99%) Ansible
12 3 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (1.00%) Control-M
13 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 2 (1.00%) SCOM
13 2 (1.00%) Tivoli
13 2 (1.00%) WSUS
14 1 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
14 1 (0.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 195 (97.01%) Veritas
2 114 (56.72%) Red Hat
3 83 (41.29%) EMC
4 64 (31.84%) Oracle
5 58 (28.86%) HP
6 48 (23.88%) VMware
7 44 (21.89%) IBM
8 38 (18.91%) Sun
9 28 (13.93%) Brocade
10 26 (12.94%) StorageTek
11 21 (10.45%) NetApp
12 13 (6.47%) Symantec
13 12 (5.97%) Opsware
14 9 (4.48%) Cisco
14 9 (4.48%) Emulex
14 9 (4.48%) Microsoft
15 7 (3.48%) Cognizant
16 6 (2.99%) F5
17 5 (2.49%) ServiceNow
18 4 (1.99%) 3PAR