The table below looks at the statistics for Veritas Volume Manager skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas Volume Manager over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
Rank 604 619 604
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 51 35 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.061% 0.059%
As % of the System Software category 0.79% 0.61% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 17 20
Median daily rate £355 £413 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.93% -7.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £337 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.25

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
6440 5767 5871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.00% 10.08% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4069 3275 3255
Median daily rate £413 £370 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 618 713
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £40.55 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Veritas Volume Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Veritas Volume Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Veritas Volume Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Veritas Volume Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Veritas Volume Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Veritas Volume Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Veritas Volume Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Veritas Volume Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 +36 51 £355 -15.22% 8
London +8 29 £438 +6.06% 4
North East -13 15 £330 +17.85% 3
Tyne and Wear - 15 £330 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 14 £330 - 3
North West +18 4 - -
City of London +13 3 £431 -1.48% 1
Manchester -3 2 - -
Cumbria - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Leek - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - - 1
South East +15 1 - -
Docklands, London +11 1 £350 -13.04%
Southwark - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 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 Volume Manager.

1 110 (89.43%) Veritas
2 95 (77.24%) Solaris
3 89 (72.36%) Unix
4 77 (62.60%) Linux
4 77 (62.60%) Red Hat
5 57 (46.34%) Clustering
6 51 (41.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 50 (40.65%) Finance
7 50 (40.65%) SAN
8 40 (32.52%) HP
9 39 (31.71%) Sun
9 39 (31.71%) NetBackup
10 38 (30.89%) Oracle
11 35 (28.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 33 (26.83%) EMC
12 33 (26.83%) Banking
13 32 (26.02%) SUSE
13 32 (26.02%) IBM
14 31 (25.20%) Migration
15 29 (23.58%) TCP/IP
15 29 (23.58%) Perl
16 28 (22.76%) Firewall
16 28 (22.76%) VMware
17 27 (21.95%) NAS
18 25 (20.33%) ITIL
19 23 (18.70%) Windows
19 23 (18.70%) AIX
20 19 (15.45%) Veritas File System
20 19 (15.45%) High Availability
21 18 (14.63%) Change Management

Veritas Volume Manager
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 14 (11.38%) Apache
1 14 (11.38%) iPlanet
1 14 (11.38%) Tomcat
1 14 (11.38%) WebLogic
2 13 (10.57%) JBoss
2 13 (10.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 9 (7.32%) IIS
4 2 (1.63%) nginx
5 1 (0.81%) TPMS
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (40.65%) SAN
2 29 (23.58%) TCP/IP
3 28 (22.76%) Firewall
4 27 (21.95%) NAS
5 7 (5.69%) DNS
6 5 (4.07%) LDAP
7 4 (3.25%) DHCP
8 3 (2.44%) LAN
8 3 (2.44%) SSH
8 3 (2.44%) WAN
9 2 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (1.63%) FTP
9 2 (1.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (1.63%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (1.63%) Pentaho
2 2 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.63%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 50 (40.65%) Finance
2 33 (26.83%) Banking
3 11 (8.94%) Law
4 8 (6.50%) International Banking
5 6 (4.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Front Office
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (60.16%) Administrator
2 50 (40.65%) Systems Administrator
3 43 (34.96%) Unix Administrator
4 30 (24.39%) Linux Administrator
5 29 (23.58%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 22 (17.89%) Solaris Administrator
7 18 (14.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 16 (13.01%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 12 (9.76%) Consultant
10 8 (6.50%) Systems Support
10 8 (6.50%) Unix Support
11 7 (5.69%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (5.69%) Solaris Consultant
12 6 (4.88%) Unix Consultant
12 6 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
13 5 (4.07%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
13 5 (4.07%) Windows Administrator
14 4 (3.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 4 (3.25%) Solaris Engineer
14 4 (3.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.38%) J2EE
2 5 (4.07%) Web Services
3 2 (1.63%) Django
3 2 (1.63%) Kafka
3 2 (1.63%) Middleware
3 2 (1.63%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.81%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 57 (46.34%) Clustering
2 14 (11.38%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.44%) HACMP
5 3 (2.44%) Symmetrix DMX
6 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.81%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 95 (77.24%) Solaris
2 89 (72.36%) Unix
3 77 (62.60%) Linux
4 35 (28.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (26.02%) SUSE
6 23 (18.70%) AIX
6 23 (18.70%) Windows
7 15 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (6.50%) HPUX
9 8 (6.50%) Windows Server
10 2 (1.63%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.63%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.20%) Migration
2 25 (20.33%) ITIL
3 19 (15.45%) High Availability
4 18 (14.63%) Change Management
5 16 (13.01%) Load Balancing
6 14 (11.38%) Server Building
7 12 (9.76%) Service Management
8 11 (8.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (8.13%) Change Control
9 10 (8.13%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.69%) Time Management
11 4 (3.25%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (3.25%) Problem Management
11 4 (3.25%) Server Patching
12 3 (2.44%) Programme Management
12 3 (2.44%) Project Management
12 3 (2.44%) Service Delivery
12 3 (2.44%) Workflow
13 2 (1.63%) Incident Management
13 2 (1.63%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.58%) Perl
2 17 (13.82%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.25%) Bourne shell
3 4 (3.25%) Korn
3 4 (3.25%) Python
4 2 (1.63%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.63%) PHP
4 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.81%) Java
5 1 (0.81%) Ruby
5 1 (0.81%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 17 (13.82%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.01%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.32%) MCSE
3 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.63%) RHCE
4 2 (1.63%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.81%) Degree
5 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (41.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 19 (15.45%) Veritas File System
3 13 (10.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (8.13%) vSphere
5 5 (4.07%) Active Directory
6 4 (3.25%) GPFS
6 4 (3.25%) NFS
6 4 (3.25%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.63%) vCloud
8 1 (0.81%) Firmware
8 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (31.71%) NetBackup
2 14 (11.38%) Oracle ZFS
3 13 (10.57%) Microsoft Clustering
4 11 (8.94%) Ansible
5 8 (6.50%) Puppet
6 5 (4.07%) SCCM
6 5 (4.07%) SCOM
7 4 (3.25%) Legato
8 3 (2.44%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.63%) NetApp OnCommand
9 2 (1.63%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (1.63%) yum
10 1 (0.81%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 110 (89.43%) Veritas
2 77 (62.60%) Red Hat
3 40 (32.52%) HP
4 39 (31.71%) Sun
5 38 (30.89%) Oracle
6 33 (26.83%) EMC
7 32 (26.02%) IBM
8 28 (22.76%) VMware
9 14 (11.38%) Cisco
9 14 (11.38%) F5
10 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
11 10 (8.13%) Symantec
12 9 (7.32%) Citrix
13 4 (3.25%) Dell
13 4 (3.25%) NetApp
14 2 (1.63%) Brocade
14 2 (1.63%) LANDesk
14 2 (1.63%) SAP
15 1 (0.81%) Remedy
15 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow
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