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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
Rank 569 511 522
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +11
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 23 59 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.12% 0.080%
As % of the System Software category 0.44% 1.13% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 38 25
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£360 £392 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.22% -12.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 -

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
5242 5201 4496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.66% 10.16% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2903 2678 2109
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £170 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 639 622 757
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.52 £31.56 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -57 20 £360 -7.39% 2
London -21 10 £360 -7.39% 2
South East -27 5 £408 -4.11%
Surrey -4 2 £411 -3.23%
Kent - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £360 -
City of London -3 1 £313 -27.19%
Coventry - - - -
East of England - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Watford - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 55 (96.49%) Veritas
2 42 (73.68%) Linux
3 41 (71.93%) UNIX
4 38 (66.67%) Solaris
5 36 (63.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 31 (54.39%) Clustering
7 27 (47.37%) Banking
8 26 (45.61%) TCP/IP
9 25 (43.86%) HP
9 25 (43.86%) SAN
10 22 (38.60%) EMC
11 21 (36.84%) VMware
12 20 (35.09%) Red Hat
12 20 (35.09%) Sun
13 19 (33.33%) NetBackup
13 19 (33.33%) Finance
14 18 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
14 18 (31.58%) Shell Script
15 17 (29.82%) SUSE
16 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
16 16 (28.07%) Windows
17 15 (26.32%) Firewall
18 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (22.81%) Citrix
18 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (22.81%) MCSE
18 13 (22.81%) IIS
18 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
18 13 (22.81%) Investment Banking
18 13 (22.81%) Symmetrix DMX

Veritas Volume Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (22.81%) IIS
2 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.75%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 26 (45.61%) TCP/IP
2 25 (43.86%) SAN
3 15 (26.32%) Firewall
4 12 (21.05%) LDAP
5 8 (14.04%) NAS
6 6 (10.53%) DNS
7 3 (5.26%) DHCP
8 1 (1.75%) FTP
8 1 (1.75%) HTTP
8 1 (1.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 27 (47.37%) Banking
2 19 (33.33%) Finance
3 13 (22.81%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) International Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Administrator
2 21 (36.84%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 20 (35.09%) UNIX Administrator
4 18 (31.58%) Systems Administrator
5 12 (21.05%) Wintel Engineer
6 7 (12.28%) Solaris Administrator
7 5 (8.77%) UNIX Support
8 4 (7.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (7.02%) Solaris Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) UNIX Specialist
9 2 (3.51%) Support Specialist
9 2 (3.51%) UNIX Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) Integration Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) UNIX Consultant
10 1 (1.75%) Senior UNIX Consultant
10 1 (1.75%) Systems Support
10 1 (1.75%) Technical Support
10 1 (1.75%) Architect
10 1 (1.75%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) Web Services
1 2 (3.51%) YAML
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (54.39%) Clustering
2 13 (22.81%) Symmetrix DMX
3 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (17.54%) Wiki
5 6 (10.53%) HACMP
6 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.51%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.75%) Replication
8 1 (1.75%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 42 (73.68%) Linux
2 41 (71.93%) UNIX
3 38 (66.67%) Solaris
4 17 (29.82%) SUSE
5 16 (28.07%) Windows
6 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (22.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (19.30%) AIX
8 8 (14.04%) HPUX
9 1 (1.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (17.54%) Change Control
3 9 (15.79%) Time Management
4 4 (7.02%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (7.02%) Migration
4 4 (7.02%) Project Management
5 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.51%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.51%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (3.51%) High Availability
6 1 (1.75%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.75%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.75%) ITIL
6 1 (1.75%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.75%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) Shell Script
2 11 (19.30%) Korn
3 10 (17.54%) Perl
4 2 (3.51%) PHP
4 2 (3.51%) Ruby
5 1 (1.75%) Bourne shell
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) SQL
5 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) MCSE
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 36 (63.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (12.28%) vSphere
3 6 (10.53%) Veritas File System
4 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.77%) NFS
5 3 (5.26%) XenApp
6 2 (3.51%) Samba
6 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.75%) Xen
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.75%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 19 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (8.77%) Puppet
2 5 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.51%) OpenView
4 2 (3.51%) Legato
4 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (3.51%) Control-M
5 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.75%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 55 (96.49%) Veritas
2 25 (43.86%) HP
3 22 (38.60%) EMC
4 21 (36.84%) VMware
5 20 (35.09%) Red Hat
5 20 (35.09%) Sun
6 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
7 13 (22.81%) Citrix
8 9 (15.79%) IBM
9 7 (12.28%) Oracle
10 6 (10.53%) Symantec
11 2 (3.51%) SAP
11 2 (3.51%) Dell
12 1 (1.75%) Sybase
12 1 (1.75%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.75%) BMC
12 1 (1.75%) Intel
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