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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veritas Volume Manager over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
Rank 584 521 557
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +36
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 29 63 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.12% 0.088%
As % of the System Software category 0.53% 1.27% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 47 38
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£450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £325 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.25 - -
UK excluding London average 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
5493 4959 4777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.55% 9.54% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3068 2635 2298
Average daily rate £338 £338 £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 666 555 590
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

Veritas Volume Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

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 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 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 -66 27 £450 +12.50% 7
London -49 12 £450 +12.50% 6
Durham - 11 - -
North East - 11 - -
Peterlee - 7 - -
City of London +18 5 £450 +9.09% 2
South East -2 3 £500 +17.64%
Surrey - 3 £500 -
East of England - 1 £600 -
Camberley - 1 £450 -
Chester - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Watford - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
North West - - - -

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Veritas Volume Manager 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 Volume Manager.

1 40 (97.56%) Veritas
2 31 (75.61%) Linux
3 30 (73.17%) UNIX
4 26 (63.41%) Solaris
5 23 (56.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 20 (48.78%) EMC
7 19 (46.34%) Red Hat
7 19 (46.34%) SAN
7 19 (46.34%) HP
8 18 (43.90%) TCP/IP
8 18 (43.90%) Banking
9 17 (41.46%) NetBackup
10 15 (36.59%) Clustering
10 15 (36.59%) Finance
11 13 (31.71%) Sun
12 12 (29.27%) Oracle
13 11 (26.83%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (26.83%) Investment Banking
13 11 (26.83%) NAS
13 11 (26.83%) Windows
14 10 (24.39%) LDAP
14 10 (24.39%) IBM
14 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (24.39%) VMware
15 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
15 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
16 8 (19.51%) Citrix
16 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification

Veritas Volume Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Veritas Volume Manager 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 Volume Manager. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (19.51%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.44%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) SAN
2 18 (43.90%) TCP/IP
3 11 (26.83%) NAS
4 10 (24.39%) LDAP
5 8 (19.51%) Firewall
6 5 (12.20%) DNS
7 3 (7.32%) DHCP
8 2 (4.88%) Kerberos
9 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.88%) MySQL
4 2 (4.88%) TKPROF
5 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Toad
General
1 18 (43.90%) Banking
2 15 (36.59%) Finance
3 11 (26.83%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.44%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Administrator
2 10 (24.39%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 9 (21.95%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (17.07%) Solaris Administrator
4 7 (17.07%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) UNIX Support
7 3 (7.32%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) DBA
8 2 (4.88%) EMC Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) SAN Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (4.88%) SAN Storage Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Architect
9 1 (2.44%) Build Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) AIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Web Services
1 2 (4.88%) XML
1 2 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (4.88%) Middleware
1 2 (4.88%) YAML
1 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Clustering
2 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.88%) CLARiiON
4 2 (4.88%) Symmetrix
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.88%) Celerra
4 2 (4.88%) HACMP
5 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Linux
2 30 (73.17%) UNIX
3 26 (63.41%) Solaris
4 11 (26.83%) Windows
5 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (17.07%) SUSE
8 5 (12.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (17.07%) Change Control
3 6 (14.63%) Time Management
4 5 (12.20%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 3 (7.32%) ITIL
6 3 (7.32%) Change Management
7 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.88%) High Availability
8 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.44%) Service Management
8 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.44%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
2 7 (17.07%) Perl
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.32%) Korn
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) PHP
6 1 (2.44%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) MCSE
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (56.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.20%) Veritas File System
4 3 (7.32%) SRDF
4 3 (7.32%) NFS
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.88%) vSphere
6 1 (2.44%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.44%) XenApp
6 1 (2.44%) Samba
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (41.46%) NetBackup
2 4 (9.76%) Legato
2 4 (9.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (9.76%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (9.76%) Control-M
3 3 (7.32%) Tivoli
3 3 (7.32%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (7.32%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (7.32%) Data Guard
4 2 (4.88%) Ionix
4 2 (4.88%) Puppet
4 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.88%) OpenView
5 1 (2.44%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) Veritas
2 20 (48.78%) EMC
3 19 (46.34%) Red Hat
3 19 (46.34%) HP
4 13 (31.71%) Sun
5 12 (29.27%) Oracle
6 10 (24.39%) IBM
6 10 (24.39%) VMware
7 9 (21.95%) Microsoft
8 8 (19.51%) Citrix
9 4 (9.76%) BMC
9 4 (9.76%) Symantec
10 2 (4.88%) CommVault
10 2 (4.88%) Hitachi
10 2 (4.88%) NetApp
10 2 (4.88%) SAP
11 1 (2.44%) Intel
11 1 (2.44%) Sybase
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