The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas File System (VxFS)
Rank 574 530 582
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +52
Contract jobs citing Veritas File System 13 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.029% 0.010%
As % of the System Software category 0.25% 0.32% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 2
Average daily rate £543 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.53% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £298 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £393 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £201 £375
% change year-on-year
+121.94% -46.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5255 4391 4700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.33% 9.20% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2686 2123 2314
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 604 624 570
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.06 £31.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%

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 18 April 2014.

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 4 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -90 11 £543 +69.53%
South East -11 3 £445 +121.94%
Epsom - - - -
Surrey - - - -

Veritas File System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (100.00%) Veritas
2 30 (93.75%) UNIX
3 29 (90.63%) Solaris
3 29 (90.63%) Linux
3 29 (90.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 21 (65.63%) SAN
5 20 (62.50%) Banking
6 18 (56.25%) Investment Banking
7 17 (53.13%) Finance
8 16 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 16 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (50.00%) Red Hat
9 15 (46.88%) Sybase
10 14 (43.75%) Oracle
11 13 (40.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 12 (37.50%) EMC
13 10 (31.25%) HP
13 10 (31.25%) Cronacle
14 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
14 9 (28.13%) Windows
14 9 (28.13%) Clustering
15 8 (25.00%) VMware ESX
15 8 (25.00%) VMware
15 8 (25.00%) Symantec
15 8 (25.00%) LDAP
15 8 (25.00%) Sun
15 8 (25.00%) DNS
15 8 (25.00%) Regular Expression
15 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (21.88%) WebLogic

Veritas File System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 21 (65.63%) SAN
2 8 (25.00%) LDAP
2 8 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) Network Security
3 2 (6.25%) VLAN
3 2 (6.25%) DHCP
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 20 (62.50%) Banking
2 18 (56.25%) Investment Banking
3 17 (53.13%) Finance
4 6 (18.75%) Financial Institution
5 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Administrator
2 17 (53.13%) UNIX Administrator
3 11 (34.38%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (31.25%) Architect
4 10 (31.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 8 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (12.50%) UNIX Support
7 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Data Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 2 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Regular Expression
2 7 (21.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Clustering
2 7 (21.88%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) UNIX
2 29 (90.63%) Solaris
2 29 (90.63%) Linux
3 16 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (28.13%) Windows
5 6 (18.75%) AIX
6 3 (9.38%) OpenVMS
6 3 (9.38%) HPUX
7 2 (6.25%) Windows NT
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 4 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (12.50%) Change Management
2 4 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (6.25%) Network Design
3 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (6.25%) Operations Management
3 2 (6.25%) High Availability
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
3 2 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) Bourne shell
3 1 (3.13%) C-shell
3 1 (3.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) SCSA
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) MCSE
1 2 (6.25%) MCSA
1 2 (6.25%) CCNP
1 2 (6.25%) CCNA
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 29 (90.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 16 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (31.25%) Cronacle
4 8 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.25%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (9.38%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.25%) WSUS
3 2 (6.25%) YUM
3 2 (6.25%) Control-M
4 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.13%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Veritas
2 16 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 15 (46.88%) Sybase
4 14 (43.75%) Oracle
5 12 (37.50%) EMC
6 10 (31.25%) HP
7 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.00%) VMware
8 8 (25.00%) Symantec
8 8 (25.00%) Sun
9 5 (15.63%) Intel
10 2 (6.25%) Opsware
10 2 (6.25%) IBM
10 2 (6.25%) Dell
10 2 (6.25%) Hitachi
11 1 (3.13%) NetApp
11 1 (3.13%) Brocade