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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas File System (VxFS)
Rank 584 593 561
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -32
Contract jobs citing Veritas File System 35 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.016% 0.037%
As % of the System Software category 0.69% 0.16% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 13
Average daily rate £425 £248 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.71% -54.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £248 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £248 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £248 -
% change year-on-year
+71.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -11.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -11.36%

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
5055 5023 4726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.83% 9.91% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2987 2742 2372
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £180 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 489 582 544
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 5 February 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 17 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 5 February 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 +15 23 £425 +71.71%
Edinburgh - 12 - - 1
Scotland - 12 - - 1
East Midlands - 11 £438 -
Derbyshire - 11 £438 -
Derby - 9 £438 -
South East 0 6 £369 +48.98%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £338 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £338 -
London - 3 - -
Surrey -5 1 £400 -
Cheshire - 1 £475 -
City of London - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £313 -
Yorkshire - 1 £313 -
Midlands - 1 £445 -
North West - 1 £475 -

Veritas File System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 47 (95.92%) Veritas
2 46 (93.88%) Unix
3 45 (91.84%) Solaris
3 45 (91.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 40 (81.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 30 (61.22%) Data Centre
6 29 (59.18%) Linux
6 29 (59.18%) Red Hat
6 29 (59.18%) SAN
7 28 (57.14%) Perl
7 28 (57.14%) High Availability
7 28 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (55.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (55.10%) VMware
9 26 (53.06%) Shell Script
10 25 (51.02%) Oracle
10 25 (51.02%) Finance
11 24 (48.98%) Sun
12 23 (46.94%) Clustering
13 22 (44.90%) Migration
14 21 (42.86%) Korn
14 21 (42.86%) Bash Shell
15 19 (38.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 19 (38.78%) Software Packaging
15 19 (38.78%) HP
16 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
16 17 (34.69%) Opsware
17 15 (30.61%) Law
18 13 (26.53%) Computer Science
18 13 (26.53%) Degree

Veritas File System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 2 (4.08%) Apache
1 2 (4.08%) Tuxedo
1 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 29 (59.18%) SAN
2 3 (6.12%) Broadband
2 3 (6.12%) LDAP
2 3 (6.12%) NAS
3 2 (4.08%) FTP
3 2 (4.08%) SSH
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) OLTP
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) VLDB
General
1 25 (51.02%) Finance
2 15 (30.61%) Law
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Electronics
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Administrator
2 14 (28.57%) Consultant
3 13 (26.53%) Solaris Consultant
3 13 (26.53%) Unix Administrator
4 12 (24.49%) Architect
5 11 (22.45%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (18.37%) Solaris Administrator
7 8 (16.33%) Unix Consultant
7 8 (16.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 7 (14.29%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 6 (12.24%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (12.24%) Linux Consultant
10 3 (6.12%) Storage Administrator
11 2 (4.08%) AIX Administrator
11 2 (4.08%) EMC Engineer
11 2 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
11 2 (4.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 2 (4.08%) Storage Engineer
11 2 (4.08%) Unix Engineer
11 2 (4.08%) Veritas Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (61.22%) Data Centre
2 23 (46.94%) Clustering
3 13 (26.53%) Computer Science
4 6 (12.24%) HACMP
5 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
6 3 (6.12%) LPAR
7 2 (4.08%) CMDB
7 2 (4.08%) EMC VNX
7 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (2.04%) Health Informatics
8 1 (2.04%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 46 (93.88%) Unix
2 45 (91.84%) Solaris
3 29 (59.18%) Linux
4 28 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (38.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (8.16%) AIX
7 3 (6.12%) VMS
8 1 (2.04%) HPUX
8 1 (2.04%) Windows
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) High Availability
2 22 (44.90%) Migration
3 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.16%) Change Management
4 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
4 4 (8.16%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (4.08%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.08%) Open Source
5 2 (4.08%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.04%) Benchmarking
6 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.04%) CRM
6 1 (2.04%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL
6 1 (2.04%) People Management
6 1 (2.04%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.04%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) Perl
2 26 (53.06%) Shell Script
3 21 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 21 (42.86%) Korn
4 5 (10.20%) AWK
5 4 (8.16%) sed
6 2 (4.08%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.04%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
2 13 (26.53%) Degree
3 12 (24.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (91.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 40 (81.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 27 (55.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.16%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.08%) GPFS
5 2 (4.08%) NFS
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) NetBackup
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (8.16%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (4.08%) Control-M
4 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.08%) Puppet
4 2 (4.08%) Xymon
5 1 (2.04%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 47 (95.92%) Veritas
2 29 (59.18%) Red Hat
3 27 (55.10%) VMware
4 25 (51.02%) Oracle
5 24 (48.98%) Sun
6 19 (38.78%) HP
7 17 (34.69%) Opsware
8 9 (18.37%) Symantec
9 6 (12.24%) EMC
10 4 (8.16%) 3PAR
10 4 (8.16%) IBM
11 2 (4.08%) BMC
11 2 (4.08%) Brocade
11 2 (4.08%) Remedy
12 1 (2.04%) SAP
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