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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation
Rank 607 553 560
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +7
Contract jobs citing Veritas Storage Foundation 5 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.065% 0.028%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.11% 0.93% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 4
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£425 £388 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £343 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £408 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
4589 3665 3493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.91% 7.00% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2819 2243 1834
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 158 187
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% +8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.40 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.69 £23.20 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.51% +18.97%

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
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 12 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 31 October 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 -62 2 £400 -
South East -26 1 £375 -6.25%
Kidlington - 1 £375 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £375 -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Bracknell - - - -

Veritas Storage Foundation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) SAN
1 10 (100.00%) Veritas
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (70.00%) NAS
3 7 (70.00%) Solaris
3 7 (70.00%) EMC
4 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 6 (60.00%) UNIX
4 6 (60.00%) LDAP
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) Symantec
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) SSH
5 4 (40.00%) IBM
5 4 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) Clustering
6 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
6 3 (30.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003

Veritas Storage Foundation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (70.00%) NAS
3 6 (60.00%) LDAP
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) SSH
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Designer
3 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Flash
1 2 (20.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Celerra
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (10.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Solaris
4 6 (60.00%) UNIX
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (30.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (10.00%) Ionix
2 1 (10.00%) Legato
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Veritas
2 8 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (70.00%) EMC
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) Symantec
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) IBM
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) HP
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) Sun
7 2 (20.00%) Juniper
7 2 (20.00%) NetApp
8 1 (10.00%) CommVault
8 1 (10.00%) Sybase
8 1 (10.00%) Intel