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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas File System (VxFS)
Rank 580 555 516
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -39
Contract jobs citing Veritas File System 7 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.022% 0.033%
As % of the System Software category 0.14% 0.23% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 10
Average daily rate
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- £543 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +69.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.63 £44.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.63 £44.00 -
% change year-on-year
-14.48% -

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
5012 4743 4336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.53% 9.35% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2792 2323 2057
Average daily rate £385 £350 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 553 550 715
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.43 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.13 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.87% -5.14%

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 8 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 3 March 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 -10 6 - -
South East - 6 - -
Surrey - 2 - -
Epsom - 1 - -
London - - - -
Watford - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
East of England - - - -

Veritas File System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 13 (100.00%) Veritas
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (92.31%) Solaris
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (84.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 11 (84.62%) UNIX
4 8 (61.54%) Windows
5 7 (53.85%) SAN
5 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
5 7 (53.85%) Sun
5 7 (53.85%) Clustering
6 6 (46.15%) Firewall
6 6 (46.15%) DNS
6 6 (46.15%) IBM
7 5 (38.46%) HP
7 5 (38.46%) LDAP
7 5 (38.46%) Apache
7 5 (38.46%) NetBackup
7 5 (38.46%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
8 4 (30.77%) SCSA
8 4 (30.77%) AIX
8 4 (30.77%) Sun Certification
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco
9 3 (23.08%) Oracle
9 3 (23.08%) Finance
9 3 (23.08%) Migration
9 3 (23.08%) SUSE
9 3 (23.08%) Symantec

Veritas File System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) Apache
1 5 (38.46%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
1 7 (53.85%) SAN
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) LDAP
4 3 (23.08%) NAS
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) FTP
6 1 (7.69%) SSH
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX Support
5 1 (7.69%) UNIX Team Leader
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Solaris
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
1 12 (92.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (84.62%) UNIX
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) AIX
5 3 (23.08%) SUSE
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.69%) Android
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) Bourne shell
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Sun Certification
1 4 (30.77%) SCSA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (15.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
3 1 (7.69%) NFS
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Samba
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) NetBackup
2 2 (15.38%) Control-M
3 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (7.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) Legato
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Veritas
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (53.85%) Sun
3 6 (46.15%) IBM
4 5 (38.46%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) Symantec
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) Brocade
6 2 (15.38%) Hitachi
6 2 (15.38%) Informatica
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Cognos
7 1 (7.69%) EMC
7 1 (7.69%) CommVault
7 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 1 (7.69%) Sophos
7 1 (7.69%) VMware