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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas File System over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas File System (VxFS)
Rank 603 617 631
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Contract jobs citing Veritas File System 18 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.051% 0.011%
As % of the System Software category 0.29% 0.50% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 1
Median daily rate £350 £448 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.78% +80.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £448 £248
% change year-on-year
-21.78% +80.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.58

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
6313 5564 5741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.74% 10.09% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3921 3228 3152
Median daily rate £400 £375 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 464 624 722
Median hourly rate £16.29 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.50 £34.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

Veritas File System
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Veritas File System as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas File System within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 18 £350 -21.78%
South East +38 12 £373 -
Surrey +32 11 £375 -
Epsom +4 7 - -
South Yorkshire - 6 £350 -
Yorkshire - 6 £350 -
Sheffield - 6 £350 -

Veritas File System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas File System also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Veritas File System.

1 19 (100.00%) Veritas
2 17 (89.47%) SAN
2 17 (89.47%) Unix
2 17 (89.47%) Solaris
3 16 (84.21%) Linux
3 16 (84.21%) Oracle
3 16 (84.21%) Sun
4 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
5 14 (73.68%) NAS
5 14 (73.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 12 (63.16%) NetApp
6 12 (63.16%) Finance
6 12 (63.16%) Enterprise Storage
7 11 (57.89%) High Availability
7 11 (57.89%) Change Management
7 11 (57.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (47.37%) NFS
9 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
9 7 (36.84%) EMC
9 7 (36.84%) Symantec
9 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (36.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
9 7 (36.84%) Replication
9 7 (36.84%) NetBackup
9 7 (36.84%) Change Control
10 6 (31.58%) SRDF
10 6 (31.58%) Legal

Veritas File System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) SAN
2 14 (73.68%) NAS
3 6 (31.58%) DNS
3 6 (31.58%) LDAP
3 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 5 (26.32%) FTP
4 5 (26.32%) SSH
5 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Administrator
2 13 (68.42%) Unix Administrator
3 10 (52.63%) Storage Administrator
4 8 (42.11%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (36.84%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 7 (36.84%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 4 (21.05%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (21.05%) SAN Administrator
6 4 (21.05%) Solaris Administrator
7 2 (10.53%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (10.53%) SAN Storage Administrator
7 2 (10.53%) Server Administrator
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server Administrator
8 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) Wintel Administrator
8 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) Wintel Server Administrator
8 1 (5.26%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (36.84%) Replication
3 6 (31.58%) Symmetrix
4 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Solaris
1 17 (89.47%) Unix
2 16 (84.21%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (31.58%) AIX
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) SUSE
5 4 (21.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (21.05%) VMS
6 3 (15.79%) HPUX
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
8 1 (5.26%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Change Management
1 11 (57.89%) High Availability
2 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (36.84%) Change Control
3 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
3 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
4 5 (26.32%) Capacity Management
5 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Perl
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 9 (47.37%) NFS
3 7 (36.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (31.58%) SRDF
5 3 (15.79%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 7 (36.84%) NetBackup
3 5 (26.32%) Nagios
4 3 (15.79%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Veritas
2 16 (84.21%) Oracle
2 16 (84.21%) Sun
3 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
4 12 (63.16%) NetApp
5 7 (36.84%) EMC
5 7 (36.84%) Symantec
6 6 (31.58%) IBM
6 6 (31.58%) VMware
7 5 (26.32%) Brocade
8 2 (10.53%) HP
9 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
9 1 (5.26%) Nimble Storage