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 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas File System (VxFS)
Rank 597 640 617
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -23
Contract jobs citing Veritas File System 47 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.002% 0.024%
As % of the System Software category 0.74% 0.018% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 6
Average daily rate £475 - £543
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 - £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £445
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
6359 5559 5401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.38% 9.98% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3891 3053 2776
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 468 666 603
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £33.30 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas File System within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Veritas File System Daily Rate Histogram 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 14 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 28 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
Scotland +8 31 £475 - 2
Edinburgh - 28 £475 - 1
England - 16 £425 - 2
London - 10 £475 - 1
South East - 5 £425 - 1
Camberley - 5 £425 -
Surrey - 5 £425 -
Melrose +3 1 £375 -
Scottish Borders +2 1 £375 -
North West - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Dalkeith - 1 £225 -
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
Midlothian - 1 £225 -

Veritas File System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 79 (97.53%) Veritas
2 75 (92.59%) Unix
3 74 (91.36%) Solaris
4 70 (86.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 69 (85.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 61 (75.31%) Clustering
7 58 (71.60%) Finance
8 49 (60.49%) Data Centre
9 46 (56.79%) Migration
10 43 (53.09%) Linux
11 37 (45.68%) Perl
12 34 (41.98%) SAN
13 33 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 32 (39.51%) Law
15 31 (38.27%) Red Hat
15 31 (38.27%) Shell Script
16 26 (32.10%) VMware
16 26 (32.10%) VMware Infrastructure
17 23 (28.40%) Sun
18 22 (27.16%) HP
19 20 (24.69%) High Availability
20 19 (23.46%) Oracle
21 17 (20.99%) Windows
22 16 (19.75%) Korn
22 16 (19.75%) Bash Shell
23 15 (18.52%) Active Directory
24 14 (17.28%) Software Packaging
24 14 (17.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
25 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
26 12 (14.81%) NetBackup

Veritas File System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.23%) Apache
1 1 (1.23%) Tuxedo
1 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 34 (41.98%) SAN
2 10 (12.35%) LDAP
3 8 (9.88%) DHCP
3 8 (9.88%) NAS
4 7 (8.64%) DNS
4 7 (8.64%) Firewall
4 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.17%) LAN
5 5 (6.17%) WAN
6 3 (3.70%) Broadband
7 2 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.47%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.47%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) OLTP
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.23%) VLDB
General
1 58 (71.60%) Finance
2 32 (39.51%) Law
3 10 (12.35%) Banking
4 6 (7.41%) Financial Institution
4 6 (7.41%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Electronics
6 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (43.21%) Administrator
2 24 (29.63%) Consultant
2 24 (29.63%) Unix Administrator
3 22 (27.16%) Systems Administrator
4 21 (25.93%) Solaris Consultant
5 19 (23.46%) Unix Consultant
6 16 (19.75%) Solaris Administrator
7 15 (18.52%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 13 (16.05%) Linux Administrator
9 9 (11.11%) Solaris Systems Administrator
10 8 (9.88%) Architect
10 8 (9.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 5 (6.17%) Linux Consultant
11 5 (6.17%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
12 3 (3.70%) AIX Administrator
12 3 (3.70%) Storage Administrator
13 2 (2.47%) Active Directory Consultant
13 2 (2.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 2 (2.47%) Security Consultant
13 2 (2.47%) Storage Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) Software Packaging
2 6 (7.41%) OAuth
2 6 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 61 (75.31%) Clustering
2 49 (60.49%) Data Centre
3 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.41%) Hedge funds
4 6 (7.41%) Mainframe
4 6 (7.41%) PKI
5 5 (6.17%) HACMP
6 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.70%) LPAR
8 2 (2.47%) CMDB
8 2 (2.47%) EMC VNX
8 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (2.47%) Replication
9 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.23%) Health Informatics
9 1 (1.23%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 75 (92.59%) Unix
2 74 (91.36%) Solaris
3 43 (53.09%) Linux
4 33 (40.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (20.99%) Windows
6 14 (17.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 9 (11.11%) AIX
8 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
9 3 (3.70%) VMS
9 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.47%) Android
10 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.23%) HPUX
11 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.79%) Migration
2 20 (24.69%) High Availability
3 7 (8.64%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (7.41%) Identity Management
4 6 (7.41%) RAD
5 5 (6.17%) Change Management
5 5 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (6.17%) Server Patching
6 4 (4.94%) Data Migration
6 4 (4.94%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (3.70%) Storage Virtualisation
8 2 (2.47%) CRM
8 2 (2.47%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.47%) Open Source
8 2 (2.47%) Web Development
9 1 (1.23%) Benchmarking
9 1 (1.23%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.23%) ERP
9 1 (1.23%) ITIL
9 1 (1.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.68%) Perl
2 31 (38.27%) Shell Script
3 16 (19.75%) Bash Shell
3 16 (19.75%) Korn
4 7 (8.64%) Bourne shell
4 7 (8.64%) Java
5 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 6 (7.41%) Ruby
5 6 (7.41%) VBA
6 5 (6.17%) AWK
7 4 (4.94%) sed
8 2 (2.47%) Python
9 1 (1.23%) C-shell
9 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.23%) PHP
9 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.11%) Degree
3 8 (9.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (86.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 69 (85.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 26 (32.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (18.52%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.94%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.47%) NFS
7 1 (1.23%) GPFS
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (14.81%) NetBackup
2 6 (7.41%) Legato
2 6 (7.41%) Nagios
2 6 (7.41%) Puppet
2 6 (7.41%) TADDM
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (2.47%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.47%) Control-M
4 2 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.47%) SCCM
4 2 (2.47%) Xymon
5 1 (1.23%) SnapVault
5 1 (1.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 79 (97.53%) Veritas
2 31 (38.27%) Red Hat
3 26 (32.10%) VMware
4 23 (28.40%) Sun
5 22 (27.16%) HP
6 19 (23.46%) Oracle
7 12 (14.81%) EMC
7 12 (14.81%) Opsware
8 10 (12.35%) IBM
9 8 (9.88%) Symantec
10 6 (7.41%) Dell
11 4 (4.94%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.47%) BMC
12 2 (2.47%) Brocade
12 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.47%) Cisco
12 2 (2.47%) CommVault
12 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
12 2 (2.47%) Remedy
12 2 (2.47%) Sophos