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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas Cluster Server (VCS)
Rank 515 499 502
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 68 54 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.083%
As % of the System Software category 1.38% 1.18% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 33 19
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£425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £39.00 £44.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +3.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +3.52%

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
4912 4593 4221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.63% 9.54% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2683 2338 1944
Average daily rate £375 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 568 528 756
Average hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.56 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

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 30 January 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 21 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 30 January 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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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 -4 60 £425 +8.97% 6
London +10 46 £425 +6.11% 2
City of London +20 12 £425 +3.03%
South East +5 12 £375 - 2
Edinburgh +1 8 £375 +7.14%
Scotland -9 8 £375 +15.38%
Surrey - 2 - -
Kent - 2 - -
Epsom - 1 - -
Leeds - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Watford - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -

Veritas Cluster Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 105 (86.78%) Veritas
2 97 (80.17%) Linux
3 94 (77.69%) UNIX
4 85 (70.25%) Solaris
5 64 (52.89%) SAN
6 60 (49.59%) Red Hat
7 59 (48.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 46 (38.02%) Finance
9 41 (33.88%) VMware
9 41 (33.88%) Banking
10 39 (32.23%) EMC
11 38 (31.40%) HP
11 38 (31.40%) Clustering
12 37 (30.58%) Migration
12 37 (30.58%) Oracle
13 35 (28.93%) AIX
14 34 (28.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 33 (27.27%) IBM
16 31 (25.62%) TCP/IP
16 31 (25.62%) Shell Script
16 31 (25.62%) VMware Infrastructure
17 30 (24.79%) Windows
18 28 (23.14%) Sun
19 27 (22.31%) SUSE
20 26 (21.49%) SharePoint
20 26 (21.49%) NAS
21 23 (19.01%) Microsoft
21 23 (19.01%) NetBackup
21 23 (19.01%) Middleware
22 22 (18.18%) DNS

Veritas Cluster Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (21.49%) SharePoint
2 16 (13.22%) Apache
3 14 (11.57%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.13%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.13%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.65%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.83%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (52.89%) SAN
2 31 (25.62%) TCP/IP
3 26 (21.49%) NAS
4 22 (18.18%) DNS
5 21 (17.36%) LDAP
6 15 (12.40%) NetScaler
7 9 (7.44%) Firewall
7 9 (7.44%) SSH
8 7 (5.79%) HTTPS
9 5 (4.13%) PuTTY
10 4 (3.31%) DHCP
11 3 (2.48%) Kerberos
12 2 (1.65%) FTP
12 2 (1.65%) Wireless
13 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.05%) Oracle Database
2 14 (11.57%) RDBMS
2 14 (11.57%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (5.79%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.79%) MySQL
4 6 (4.96%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (4.13%) JasperReports
5 5 (4.13%) Ingres
6 4 (3.31%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.65%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (4.13%) PHPUnit
2 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (38.02%) Finance
2 41 (33.88%) Banking
3 17 (14.05%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.31%) Retail
5 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.65%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (39.67%) Administrator
2 39 (32.23%) UNIX Administrator
3 21 (17.36%) Systems Administrator
3 21 (17.36%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 17 (14.05%) Analyst
5 13 (10.74%) Wintel Analyst
5 13 (10.74%) UNIX Specialist
6 12 (9.92%) DBA
7 11 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
8 10 (8.26%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (7.44%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (5.79%) UNIX Consultant
10 7 (5.79%) UNIX Support
10 7 (5.79%) Consultant
11 6 (4.96%) Architect
11 6 (4.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 5 (4.13%) Senior UNIX Consultant
12 5 (4.13%) Senior UNIX Administrator
12 5 (4.13%) Senior Consultant
13 4 (3.31%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.01%) Middleware
2 7 (5.79%) Web Services
2 7 (5.79%) CSS
2 7 (5.79%) HTML
3 6 (4.96%) JDBC
3 6 (4.96%) Laravel
4 5 (4.13%) DAO
4 5 (4.13%) Hibernate
4 5 (4.13%) CGI
5 3 (2.48%) Flash
5 3 (2.48%) .NET
6 2 (1.65%) ADO.NET
6 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.65%) YAML
6 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.65%) WCF
6 2 (1.65%) Ajax
6 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.83%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (31.40%) Clustering
2 15 (12.40%) Replication
3 12 (9.92%) Wiki
3 12 (9.92%) Symmetrix DMX
4 9 (7.44%) HACMP
4 9 (7.44%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.13%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.65%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.83%) FMCG
8 1 (0.83%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 97 (80.17%) Linux
2 94 (77.69%) UNIX
3 85 (70.25%) Solaris
4 59 (48.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (28.93%) AIX
6 30 (24.79%) Windows
7 27 (22.31%) SUSE
8 22 (18.18%) HPUX
9 9 (7.44%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (5.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 7 (5.79%) VMS
11 6 (4.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (4.96%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.58%) Migration
2 22 (18.18%) Low Latency
3 21 (17.36%) ITIL
3 21 (17.36%) ITSM
4 18 (14.88%) Project Management
5 15 (12.40%) Incident Management
6 12 (9.92%) Configuration Management
7 11 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (8.26%) Change Management
9 9 (7.44%) OO
10 7 (5.79%) Algorithmic Trading
10 7 (5.79%) MVC
10 7 (5.79%) Validation
11 6 (4.96%) Service Management
11 6 (4.96%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.13%) Change Control
13 4 (3.31%) Business Continuity
13 4 (3.31%) Performance Analysis
14 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Architecture
15 2 (1.65%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 31 (25.62%) Shell Script
2 22 (18.18%) Perl
3 21 (17.36%) Korn
4 16 (13.22%) C#
5 15 (12.40%) PowerShell
5 15 (12.40%) VBScript
6 13 (10.74%) SQL
7 9 (7.44%) PHP
7 9 (7.44%) Ruby
8 8 (6.61%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.79%) JavaScript
10 5 (4.13%) Java
11 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (3.31%) Sun Certification
1 4 (3.31%) SCSA
2 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.65%) CCNA
3 2 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.65%) MCSE
4 1 (0.83%) Degree
4 1 (0.83%) RHCE
System Software
1 34 (28.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 31 (25.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (14.88%) Veritas File System
4 17 (14.05%) Hyper-V
5 16 (13.22%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (12.40%) XenDesktop
6 15 (12.40%) NFS
6 15 (12.40%) Oracle RMAN
7 14 (11.57%) XenApp
8 12 (9.92%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (8.26%) Active Directory
10 3 (2.48%) Sendmail
11 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.65%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.83%) vSphere
12 1 (0.83%) SRDF
12 1 (0.83%) Xen
12 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.83%) Samba
Systems Management
1 23 (19.01%) NetBackup
2 17 (14.05%) Puppet
3 15 (12.40%) HP SIM
3 15 (12.40%) EdgeSight
3 15 (12.40%) SCCM
3 15 (12.40%) SCOM
3 15 (12.40%) SCVMM
4 12 (9.92%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (5.79%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 6 (4.96%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (4.96%) Data Guard
7 4 (3.31%) Control-M
7 4 (3.31%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (1.65%) OpenView
8 2 (1.65%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.83%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 105 (86.78%) Veritas
2 60 (49.59%) Red Hat
3 41 (33.88%) VMware
4 39 (32.23%) EMC
5 38 (31.40%) HP
6 37 (30.58%) Oracle
7 33 (27.27%) IBM
8 28 (23.14%) Sun
9 23 (19.01%) Microsoft
10 17 (14.05%) Citrix
11 16 (13.22%) Dell
12 15 (12.40%) Veeam
12 15 (12.40%) Nimsoft
12 15 (12.40%) CA
13 14 (11.57%) ServiceNow
14 11 (9.09%) NetApp
15 10 (8.26%) Symantec
16 4 (3.31%) SAP
16 4 (3.31%) Hitachi
17 3 (2.48%) Cisco