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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas Cluster Server (VCS)
Rank 547 574 477
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -97
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 73 37 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.068% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.30% 0.70% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 69
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£378 £431 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.46% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £344 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £466 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £419 £425
% change year-on-year
-14.32% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
5607 5266 5034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.86% 9.64% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3207 2901 2540
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £170 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 567 619 628
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £28.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

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 31 July 2015.

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 30 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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 -8 53 £380 -13.14% 4
London -7 21 £388 -11.42% 1
Scotland +8 19 £300 -14.28%
South East +1 16 £481 +13.23% 1
Edinburgh +6 15 £300 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire - 8 - -
City of London -12 7 £375 -14.28%
Milton Keynes - 7 - -
South Yorkshire - 5 £400 -
Surrey - 5 £338 -
Yorkshire - 5 £400 -
East Midlands +2 4 £325 +13.04%
West Midlands - 4 £305 -
East of England +1 3 £450 -25.00% 2
Kent -3 3 £513 +17.14%
Livingston - 3 - -
Dunfermline - 3 - -
Paisley - 3 - -
Barnsley - 3 £403 -
Warwickshire - 3 £310 -
Motherwell - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £450 - 2
Fife - 3 - -
Renfrewshire - 3 - -
West Lothian - 3 - -
North Lanarkshire - 3 - -
North West - 2 £300 -
Sheffield - 2 £400 -
Atherstone - 2 £310 -
Lincolnshire - 2 - -

Veritas Cluster Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 111 (88.80%) Veritas
2 82 (65.60%) UNIX
3 71 (56.80%) Solaris
3 71 (56.80%) Linux
4 64 (51.20%) Finance
5 59 (47.20%) Red Hat
6 51 (40.80%) SAN
7 50 (40.00%) Clustering
7 50 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 48 (38.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 42 (33.60%) AIX
10 40 (32.00%) Perl
11 35 (28.00%) IBM
12 34 (27.20%) HP
13 31 (24.80%) EMC
13 31 (24.80%) Migration
14 30 (24.00%) Data Centre
15 29 (23.20%) VMware
16 28 (22.40%) Oracle
16 28 (22.40%) Windows
17 27 (21.60%) NAS
18 26 (20.80%) VMware Infrastructure
18 26 (20.80%) Banking
18 26 (20.80%) Veritas File System
19 24 (19.20%) Puppet
19 24 (19.20%) Sun
19 24 (19.20%) Symantec
20 23 (18.40%) Microsoft
21 20 (16.00%) NetBackup
22 19 (15.20%) HACMP

Veritas Cluster Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (5.60%) Lync
2 6 (4.80%) OpenStack
2 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.00%) IIS
3 5 (4.00%) Office Communications Server
3 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.60%) Apache
4 2 (1.60%) MindAlign
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) MS Project
1 3 (2.40%) MS Office
1 3 (2.40%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 51 (40.80%) SAN
2 27 (21.60%) NAS
3 19 (15.20%) LDAP
4 16 (12.80%) TCP/IP
5 13 (10.40%) DNS
6 9 (7.20%) Firewall
7 6 (4.80%) NetScaler
8 5 (4.00%) WebEx
8 5 (4.00%) BIG-IP
8 5 (4.00%) VLAN
8 5 (4.00%) IMAP
8 5 (4.00%) SCCP
8 5 (4.00%) H.323
9 4 (3.20%) Unified Communications
10 3 (2.40%) SSH
10 3 (2.40%) Broadband
10 3 (2.40%) FTP
11 2 (1.60%) Intranet
12 1 (0.80%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.20%) Oracle Database
2 9 (7.20%) MySQL
3 6 (4.80%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.20%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.20%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.80%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (3.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.80%) Toad
General
1 64 (51.20%) Finance
2 26 (20.80%) Banking
3 12 (9.60%) Law
4 9 (7.20%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.20%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.60%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.60%) Marketing
6 2 (1.60%) Advertising
6 2 (1.60%) Publishing
7 1 (0.80%) Automotive
7 1 (0.80%) Retail
7 1 (0.80%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (44.80%) Administrator
2 37 (29.60%) Systems Administrator
3 30 (24.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 20 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
5 18 (14.40%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 16 (12.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 16 (12.80%) Consultant
7 15 (12.00%) Solaris Administrator
8 13 (10.40%) UNIX Consultant
8 13 (10.40%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 8 (6.40%) Analyst
10 6 (4.80%) DBA
10 6 (4.80%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (4.80%) Unified Communications Engineer
11 5 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
11 5 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (4.00%) UNIX Engineer
12 4 (3.20%) Communications Engineer
12 4 (3.20%) Architect
12 4 (3.20%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.20%) Middleware
2 7 (5.60%) .NET
3 5 (4.00%) MAPI
4 2 (1.60%) J2EE
5 1 (0.80%) XML
5 1 (0.80%) HTML
5 1 (0.80%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 50 (40.00%) Clustering
2 30 (24.00%) Data Centre
3 19 (15.20%) HACMP
4 14 (11.20%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.60%) Replication
7 6 (4.80%) Client/Server
7 6 (4.80%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (4.00%) iPhone
9 3 (2.40%) LPAR
9 3 (2.40%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.60%) CMDB
11 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.80%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 82 (65.60%) UNIX
2 71 (56.80%) Solaris
2 71 (56.80%) Linux
3 50 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 42 (33.60%) AIX
5 28 (22.40%) Windows
6 16 (12.80%) SUSE
7 8 (6.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (5.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (4.80%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (4.00%) Android
10 5 (4.00%) VMS
10 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (3.20%) HPUX
12 2 (1.60%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.80%) Migration
2 16 (12.80%) ITIL
3 14 (11.20%) Project Management
3 14 (11.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (9.60%) ITSM
4 12 (9.60%) Change Management
5 10 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (8.00%) Performance Analysis
6 9 (7.20%) Low Latency
6 9 (7.20%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (4.80%) Incident Management
8 6 (4.80%) Service Management
8 6 (4.80%) OO
8 6 (4.80%) Mentoring
9 5 (4.00%) Server Building
9 5 (4.00%) Capacity Management
9 5 (4.00%) Problem Management
9 5 (4.00%) Risk Management
9 5 (4.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.00%) Perl
2 14 (11.20%) Shell Script
3 13 (10.40%) Bash Shell
3 13 (10.40%) SQL
4 12 (9.60%) Python
5 11 (8.80%) Korn
6 8 (6.40%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.60%) Java
8 6 (4.80%) VBScript
8 6 (4.80%) C#
8 6 (4.80%) Ruby
9 5 (4.00%) C-shell
10 3 (2.40%) sed
10 3 (2.40%) AWK
11 1 (0.80%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.80%) C
11 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.20%) Degree
2 3 (2.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.80%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.80%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (38.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 26 (20.80%) Veritas File System
2 26 (20.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (12.80%) NFS
4 7 (5.60%) Active Directory
4 7 (5.60%) VMware ESX
5 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (4.80%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (4.80%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.80%) XenApp
5 6 (4.80%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.40%) Firmware
6 3 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.60%) SRDF
8 1 (0.80%) vSphere
8 1 (0.80%) KVM
8 1 (0.80%) Samba
Systems Management
1 24 (19.20%) Puppet
2 20 (16.00%) NetBackup
3 16 (12.80%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (6.40%) Control-M
5 7 (5.60%) Oracle ZFS
6 6 (4.80%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 6 (4.80%) SCCM
6 6 (4.80%) SCOM
6 6 (4.80%) SCVMM
7 5 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (4.00%) OpenView
8 3 (2.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 3 (2.40%) Data Guard
8 3 (2.40%) HP SIM
8 3 (2.40%) EdgeSight
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (1.60%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 111 (88.80%) Veritas
2 59 (47.20%) Red Hat
3 35 (28.00%) IBM
4 34 (27.20%) HP
5 31 (24.80%) EMC
6 29 (23.20%) VMware
7 28 (22.40%) Oracle
8 24 (19.20%) Sun
8 24 (19.20%) Symantec
9 23 (18.40%) Microsoft
10 11 (8.80%) Dell
11 8 (6.40%) Citrix
12 6 (4.80%) Informatica
12 6 (4.80%) Cisco
12 6 (4.80%) SAP
12 6 (4.80%) ServiceNow
13 5 (4.00%) Polycom
13 5 (4.00%) 3PAR
13 5 (4.00%) F5
13 5 (4.00%) Cognos
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