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 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
Rank 596 531 530
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -1
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 33 50 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.095% 0.087%
As % of the System Software category 0.59% 0.98% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 36
Average daily rate
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£425 £390 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -12.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £324 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £300 £438
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -31.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £32.25 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year
+69.73% -

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
5610 5078 4850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.63% 9.64% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3144 2622 2325
Average daily rate £350 £343 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 676 621 639
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £31.56 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £15.38 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+10.04% -0.80%

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 20 October 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 22 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 20 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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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 -41 29 £433 +10.89% 3
London -8 13 £425 +6.25% 1
Durham - 12 £250 - 1
North East - 12 £250 - 1
Peterlee - 7 - - 1
City of London +18 4 £445 +0.28% 1
Surrey -2 3 £500 +17.64%
South East -13 3 £500 +17.64%
Camberley -3 1 £450 -
West Midlands -16 1 £338 -
North West - - - -
Chester - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Watford - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
East of England - - - -

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 41 (95.35%) Veritas
2 31 (72.09%) Linux
3 30 (69.77%) UNIX
4 28 (65.12%) Solaris
5 23 (53.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 22 (51.16%) HP
7 20 (46.51%) TCP/IP
8 19 (44.19%) Red Hat
8 19 (44.19%) Banking
9 18 (41.86%) EMC
10 17 (39.53%) Clustering
11 16 (37.21%) SAN
12 15 (34.88%) NetBackup
13 14 (32.56%) Finance
14 13 (30.23%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (30.23%) Sun
15 12 (27.91%) Windows
15 12 (27.91%) VMware
16 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (25.58%) LDAP
16 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
17 10 (23.26%) Citrix
17 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
17 10 (23.26%) MCSE
17 10 (23.26%) IIS
17 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
17 10 (23.26%) Investment Banking
17 10 (23.26%) SUSE
17 10 (23.26%) Firewall

Veritas Volume Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 10 (23.26%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) TCP/IP
2 16 (37.21%) SAN
3 11 (25.58%) LDAP
4 10 (23.26%) Firewall
5 8 (18.60%) NAS
6 4 (9.30%) DNS
7 3 (6.98%) DHCP
8 2 (4.65%) Kerberos
9 1 (2.33%) FTP
9 1 (2.33%) HTTP
9 1 (2.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) TKPROF
3 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Toad
General
1 19 (44.19%) Banking
2 14 (32.56%) Finance
3 10 (23.26%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Administrator
2 13 (30.23%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 12 (27.91%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (23.26%) UNIX Administrator
5 9 (20.93%) Wintel Engineer
6 7 (16.28%) Solaris Administrator
7 4 (9.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (9.30%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.98%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (6.98%) UNIX Support
9 2 (4.65%) UNIX Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Senior DBA
10 1 (2.33%) Integration Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 1 (2.33%) Oracle DBA
10 1 (2.33%) DBA
10 1 (2.33%) Systems Support
10 1 (2.33%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.33%) Technical Support
10 1 (2.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Web Services
1 2 (4.65%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (4.65%) YAML
2 1 (2.33%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Clustering
2 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) Symmetrix DMX
4 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.65%) CLARiiON
5 2 (4.65%) Wiki
5 2 (4.65%) HACMP
5 2 (4.65%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Celerra
6 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.33%) Symmetrix
6 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Linux
2 30 (69.77%) UNIX
3 28 (65.12%) Solaris
4 12 (27.91%) Windows
5 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (23.26%) SUSE
6 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (13.95%) AIX
9 2 (4.65%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (16.28%) Change Control
3 6 (13.95%) Time Management
4 4 (9.30%) Migration
5 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL
6 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.65%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.65%) Change Management
6 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.65%) High Availability
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.33%) Service Management
7 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) Shell Script
2 6 (13.95%) Perl
3 5 (11.63%) Korn
4 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.65%) Ruby
5 2 (4.65%) PHP
5 2 (4.65%) SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.33%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) MCSE
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
2 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (53.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.63%) Veritas File System
4 4 (9.30%) NFS
4 4 (9.30%) vSphere
5 3 (6.98%) XenApp
6 2 (4.65%) Samba
7 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.33%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.33%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 15 (34.88%) NetBackup
2 4 (9.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (6.98%) Legato
4 2 (4.65%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.65%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (4.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (4.65%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (4.65%) Puppet
4 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.65%) OpenView
5 1 (2.33%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.33%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.33%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.33%) Ionix
5 1 (2.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 41 (95.35%) Veritas
2 22 (51.16%) HP
3 19 (44.19%) Red Hat
4 18 (41.86%) EMC
5 13 (30.23%) Sun
6 12 (27.91%) VMware
7 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
8 10 (23.26%) Citrix
9 9 (20.93%) IBM
10 7 (16.28%) Oracle
11 3 (6.98%) Symantec
12 2 (4.65%) BMC
12 2 (4.65%) SAP
13 1 (2.33%) Sybase
13 1 (2.33%) Intel
13 1 (2.33%) CommVault
13 1 (2.33%) NetApp
13 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
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