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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
Rank 556 536 487
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -49
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 22 39 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.074% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 0.42% 0.81% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 45
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£432 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £543 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £464 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.16% +28.66%
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 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
5182 4843 4282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.58% 9.24% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2840 2427 2068
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £170 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 619 561 646
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £35.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%

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 30 March 2015.

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 15 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 30 March 2015. 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 -31 17 £400 -9.09% 2
South East -18 7 £488 +2.63%
Kent - 5 £488 -
West Midlands -5 4 £400 +96.31% 1
London -11 4 £400 -5.88% 1
Warwickshire - 4 £400 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £347 -
Nottingham - 2 £347 -
East Midlands - 2 £347 -
Surrey -9 1 £325 -32.46%
Warwick - 1 £400 - 1
Watford - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
East of England - - - -

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 42 (93.33%) UNIX
1 42 (93.33%) Veritas
2 37 (82.22%) Linux
3 29 (64.44%) Solaris
4 27 (60.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 26 (57.78%) Sun
6 25 (55.56%) Red Hat
6 25 (55.56%) Clustering
7 23 (51.11%) SAN
8 22 (48.89%) VMware
9 21 (46.67%) Banking
9 21 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (42.22%) Finance
10 19 (42.22%) Shell Script
10 19 (42.22%) Oracle
11 18 (40.00%) NetBackup
12 17 (37.78%) TCP/IP
12 17 (37.78%) HP
13 16 (35.56%) Perl
14 13 (28.89%) Puppet
14 13 (28.89%) DNS
14 13 (28.89%) LDAP
14 13 (28.89%) HPUX
14 13 (28.89%) EMC
14 13 (28.89%) NFS
15 12 (26.67%) Symantec
15 12 (26.67%) Korn
16 11 (24.44%) SUSE
16 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
17 10 (22.22%) AIX

Veritas Volume Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) JBoss
3 2 (4.44%) Apache
3 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.44%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.44%) iPlanet
3 2 (4.44%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Project
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 23 (51.11%) SAN
2 17 (37.78%) TCP/IP
3 13 (28.89%) DNS
3 13 (28.89%) LDAP
4 7 (15.56%) Firewall
5 3 (6.67%) NAS
6 2 (4.44%) FCoE
6 2 (4.44%) VLAN
6 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.44%) WAN
6 2 (4.44%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.22%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (8.89%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.22%) Toad
General
1 21 (46.67%) Banking
2 19 (42.22%) Finance
3 7 (15.56%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.89%) International Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Administrator
2 19 (42.22%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (37.78%) UNIX Administrator
4 15 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 7 (15.56%) UNIX Support
6 6 (13.33%) UNIX Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Systems Support
7 4 (8.89%) Solaris Administrator
8 3 (6.67%) HPUX Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Support Specialist
9 2 (4.44%) UNIX Specialist
9 2 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Linux Support
10 1 (2.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 1 (2.22%) UNIX Technical Specialist
10 1 (2.22%) UNIX Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) J2EE
2 1 (2.22%) XML
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (55.56%) Clustering
2 10 (22.22%) HACMP
2 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (20.00%) Wiki
3 9 (20.00%) Symmetrix DMX
4 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.67%) HP Superdome
6 2 (4.44%) Grid Computing
7 1 (2.22%) Replication
7 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) UNIX
2 37 (82.22%) Linux
3 29 (64.44%) Solaris
4 21 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (28.89%) HPUX
6 11 (24.44%) SUSE
7 10 (22.22%) AIX
8 7 (15.56%) Windows
9 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (11.11%) Project Management
2 5 (11.11%) Change Control
2 5 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (8.89%) Migration
4 3 (6.67%) ITIL
4 3 (6.67%) Time Management
5 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.44%) BCP
5 2 (4.44%) Requirements Management
5 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.44%) Resource Management
5 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.44%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) High Availability
6 1 (2.22%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) Shell Script
2 16 (35.56%) Perl
3 12 (26.67%) Korn
4 7 (15.56%) Python
5 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.44%) C-shell
7 1 (2.22%) Java
7 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) MCSE
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 27 (60.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 13 (28.89%) NFS
3 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (8.89%) vCloud
5 3 (6.67%) vSphere
5 3 (6.67%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.44%) Samba
6 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.44%) KVM
7 1 (2.22%) Veritas File System
7 1 (2.22%) SRDF
7 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (40.00%) NetBackup
2 13 (28.89%) Puppet
3 9 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (15.56%) OpenView
5 6 (13.33%) Control-M
6 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 42 (93.33%) Veritas
2 26 (57.78%) Sun
3 25 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 22 (48.89%) VMware
5 19 (42.22%) Oracle
6 17 (37.78%) HP
7 13 (28.89%) EMC
8 12 (26.67%) Symantec
9 6 (13.33%) IBM
10 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.11%) Dell
11 3 (6.67%) Citrix
12 2 (4.44%) Cognos
12 2 (4.44%) Cisco
12 2 (4.44%) PlateSpin
12 2 (4.44%) Opsware
12 2 (4.44%) 3PAR
12 2 (4.44%) F5
13 1 (2.22%) BMC
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