The table below looks at the statistics for Veritas File System 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 File System over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas File System (VxFS)
Rank 607 599 558
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -41
Contract jobs citing Veritas File System 23 9 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.016% 0.066%
As % of the System Software category 0.40% 0.16% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 20
Average daily rate
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- £523 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £400
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
5745 5457 5215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.69% 9.65% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3260 3062 2699
Average daily rate £363 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 638 599
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.98% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.18 £31.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Veritas File System
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Veritas File System Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Veritas File System
Daily Rate Trend

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

Veritas File System Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Veritas File System
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Veritas File System Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Veritas File System
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas File System within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Scotland - 14 - -
Edinburgh - 11 - -
England -6 8 - -
South East - 8 - -
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Fife - 3 - -
Renfrewshire - 3 - -
Surrey - 3 - -
West Lothian - 3 - -
Dunfermline - 3 - -
Livingston - 3 - -
Motherwell - 3 - -
Paisley - 3 - -
North Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Epsom - 1 - -

Veritas File System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Veritas File System 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 File System.

1 28 (100.00%) Veritas
2 27 (96.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 26 (92.86%) Finance
4 25 (89.29%) UNIX
5 23 (82.14%) Solaris
6 22 (78.57%) Migration
7 21 (75.00%) Clustering
8 20 (71.43%) Data Centre
9 17 (60.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 13 (46.43%) Linux
10 13 (46.43%) SAN
11 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
11 12 (42.86%) Law
11 12 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (39.29%) Symantec
13 9 (32.14%) Change Management
14 8 (28.57%) NAS
15 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
15 7 (25.00%) VMware
15 7 (25.00%) Sun
15 7 (25.00%) EMC
16 6 (21.43%) IBM
16 6 (21.43%) Windows
16 6 (21.43%) Oracle
16 6 (21.43%) VMware ESX
16 6 (21.43%) NetBackup
16 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
16 6 (21.43%) Data Migration
17 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
17 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server

Veritas File System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Veritas File System 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 File System. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) SAN
2 8 (28.57%) NAS
3 3 (10.71%) SSH
3 3 (10.71%) Broadband
3 3 (10.71%) FTP
4 1 (3.57%) Intranet
4 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
1 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 26 (92.86%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Law
3 5 (17.86%) Banking
4 3 (10.71%) Spanish Language
5 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Publishing
5 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Administrator
2 9 (32.14%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) Consultant
4 7 (25.00%) UNIX Consultant
5 6 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (17.86%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (17.86%) UNIX Administrator
6 5 (17.86%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 4 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
8 3 (10.71%) DBA
8 3 (10.71%) Analyst
9 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (7.14%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 2 (7.14%) Storage Administrator
9 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 1 (3.57%) Storage Consultant
10 1 (3.57%) Storage Engineer
10 1 (3.57%) Architect
10 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 21 (75.00%) Clustering
2 20 (71.43%) Data Centre
3 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
5 3 (10.71%) HACMP
5 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
5 3 (10.71%) LPAR
6 2 (7.14%) EMC VNX
7 1 (3.57%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (3.57%) Celerra
7 1 (3.57%) Replication
7 1 (3.57%) CLARiiON
7 1 (3.57%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) UNIX
2 23 (82.14%) Solaris
3 13 (46.43%) Linux
4 12 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (21.43%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) AIX
7 3 (10.71%) VMS
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.57%) SUSE
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.57%) HPUX
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Migration
2 9 (32.14%) Change Management
3 6 (21.43%) Data Migration
4 5 (17.86%) Capacity Management
4 5 (17.86%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.57%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
2 5 (17.86%) Perl
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) AWK
3 3 (10.71%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (96.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 17 (60.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (21.43%) VMware ESX
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (7.14%) NFS
6 1 (3.57%) SRDF
6 1 (3.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) NetBackup
2 5 (17.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.57%) EMC TimeFinder
3 1 (3.57%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Veritas
2 12 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 11 (39.29%) Symantec
4 7 (25.00%) VMware
4 7 (25.00%) Sun
4 7 (25.00%) EMC
5 6 (21.43%) IBM
5 6 (21.43%) Oracle
6 5 (17.86%) SAP
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.86%) Informatica
6 5 (17.86%) 3PAR
7 4 (14.29%) Cognos
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco
8 1 (3.57%) CommVault
8 1 (3.57%) Brocade