The table below looks at the statistics for Veritas Storage Foundation 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 Storage Foundation over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation
Rank 612 607 565
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -42
Contract jobs citing Veritas Storage Foundation 14 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.010% 0.046%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 0.11% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 19
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £365 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £239
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +57.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £51.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4383 4362 3801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.52% 8.42% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2761 2590 2136
Average daily rate £425 £425 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 143 142
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

Veritas Storage Foundation
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Storage Foundation within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Veritas Storage Foundation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Veritas Storage Foundation
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Veritas Storage Foundation within the UK.

Veritas Storage Foundation Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Veritas Storage Foundation
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas Storage Foundation within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Veritas Storage Foundation Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Veritas Storage Foundation
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Storage Foundation within the UK.

Veritas Storage Foundation Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Veritas Storage Foundation
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 Storage Foundation within the UK over the 3 months to 10 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
South East +27 14 £388 +3.33% 2
England +7 14 £388 +3.33% 2
Surrey - 11 £388 - 2
Redhill - 7 £365 - 2
West Sussex - 2 £366 -
Reigate - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £550 -
Crawley - 1 £365 -
Gatwick - 1 £366 -

Veritas Storage Foundation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Veritas Storage Foundation 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 Storage Foundation.

1 27 (100.00%) Solaris
1 27 (100.00%) Veritas
2 23 (85.19%) SAN
2 23 (85.19%) Oracle
2 23 (85.19%) Unix
3 21 (77.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 18 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (59.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (59.26%) Sun
5 16 (59.26%) EMC
6 15 (55.56%) Red Hat
6 15 (55.56%) Linux
6 15 (55.56%) High Availability
6 15 (55.56%) Oracle ZFS
7 14 (51.85%) Brocade
7 14 (51.85%) LDAP
7 14 (51.85%) NetBackup
8 12 (44.44%) StorageTek
8 12 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
9 11 (40.74%) Perl
10 10 (37.04%) VLDB
10 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
11 8 (29.63%) Puppet
11 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Satellite
11 8 (29.63%) NAS
11 8 (29.63%) EMC VMAX
11 8 (29.63%) GlusterFS
11 8 (29.63%) OLTP
11 8 (29.63%) MySQL
12 7 (25.93%) Shell Script

Veritas Storage Foundation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Veritas Storage Foundation 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 Storage Foundation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Tuxedo
1 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) SAN
2 14 (51.85%) LDAP
3 12 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (29.63%) NAS
5 3 (11.11%) DNS
5 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.41%) FTP
6 2 (7.41%) SSH
7 1 (3.70%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) VLDB
2 8 (29.63%) MySQL
2 8 (29.63%) OLTP
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.41%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
1 5 (18.52%) Subversion
General
1 4 (14.81%) Banking
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Administrator
2 20 (74.07%) Unix Administrator
3 7 (25.93%) Solaris Administrator
4 6 (22.22%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) SAN Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) Architect
7 2 (7.41%) EMC Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (7.41%) SAN Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Unix Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Storage Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) Veritas Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
2 8 (29.63%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (18.52%) IBM XIV
4 4 (14.81%) HACMP
5 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.41%) Contactless
5 2 (7.41%) EMC VNX
5 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Solaris
2 23 (85.19%) Unix
3 18 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (55.56%) Linux
5 3 (11.11%) AIX
6 1 (3.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (55.56%) High Availability
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 4 (14.81%) Patch Management
5 3 (11.11%) Logistics
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Change Control
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL
7 1 (3.70%) Open Source
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) Process Management
7 1 (3.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Perl
2 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.41%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 8 (29.63%) GlusterFS
3 6 (22.22%) NFS
4 4 (14.81%) Veritas File System
4 4 (14.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (7.41%) GPFS
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (3.70%) Samba
7 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (55.56%) Oracle ZFS
2 14 (51.85%) NetBackup
3 8 (29.63%) Puppet
3 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (3.70%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Veritas
2 23 (85.19%) Oracle
3 16 (59.26%) EMC
3 16 (59.26%) Sun
4 15 (55.56%) Red Hat
5 14 (51.85%) Brocade
6 12 (44.44%) StorageTek
7 5 (18.52%) IBM
7 5 (18.52%) NetApp
8 4 (14.81%) Symantec
9 3 (11.11%) VMware
10 2 (7.41%) HP