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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas File System (VxFS)
Rank 586 547 552
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +5
Contract jobs citing Veritas File System 6 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.045% 0.018%
As % of the System Software category 0.11% 0.44% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 8
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£248 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.84% -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £248 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 - -

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
5242 5201 4496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.66% 10.16% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2903 2678 2109
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £170 £171
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 639 622 757
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.52 £31.56 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 9 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 24 December 2014. 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 -45 6 £248 -23.84%
South East - 6 £248 -
Surrey - 2 - -
Epsom - 1 - -
London - - - -
Watford - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
East of England - - - -

Veritas File System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Solaris
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) Veritas
2 18 (94.74%) UNIX
3 17 (89.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 15 (78.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
5 13 (68.42%) SAN
6 10 (52.63%) NetBackup
7 8 (42.11%) Migration
8 7 (36.84%) Finance
8 7 (36.84%) Sun
8 7 (36.84%) Banking
9 6 (31.58%) NAS
9 6 (31.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 6 (31.58%) DNS
9 6 (31.58%) Windows
9 6 (31.58%) LDAP
10 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
10 5 (26.32%) HP
10 5 (26.32%) Clustering
11 4 (21.05%) Symantec
11 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
11 4 (21.05%) IBM
11 4 (21.05%) Oracle
11 4 (21.05%) SAP
12 3 (15.79%) SQL
12 3 (15.79%) Apache
12 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
12 3 (15.79%) DHCP

Veritas File System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) Apache
1 3 (15.79%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) SAN
2 6 (31.58%) LDAP
2 6 (31.58%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) NAS
3 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.79%) DHCP
4 3 (15.79%) Firewall
5 1 (5.26%) SSH
5 1 (5.26%) Intranet
5 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
1 7 (36.84%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Publishing
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Administrator
2 7 (36.84%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Support
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Solaris
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (94.74%) UNIX
3 15 (78.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 2 (10.53%) AIX
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) High Availability
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) People Management
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Sun Certification
1 2 (10.53%) SCSA
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (31.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) Sendmail
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.26%) Xen
4 1 (5.26%) NFS
4 1 (5.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (10.53%) Control-M
3 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.26%) Legato
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Veritas
2 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
3 7 (36.84%) Sun
4 5 (26.32%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) SAP
5 4 (21.05%) Symantec
5 4 (21.05%) IBM
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.53%) Hitachi
7 2 (10.53%) Informatica
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 2 (10.53%) Brocade
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco
8 1 (5.26%) Cognos
8 1 (5.26%) Sybase
8 1 (5.26%) EMC
8 1 (5.26%) Intel