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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
Rank 549 613 599
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -14
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 98 27 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.048% 0.056%
As % of the System Software category 1.53% 0.48% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 20 19
Median daily rate £450 £438 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.79% -0.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £347 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £513 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £464 £463
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
6391 5596 5502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.49% 10.03% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3924 3090 2835
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 470 669 636
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.08 £35.00 £34.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 3 May 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 24 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 3 May 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 +25 69 £450 -0.11%
London +5 36 £475 +15.15%
Scotland +10 29 £475 +18.75% 2
Edinburgh +15 28 £475 +18.75% 1
South East +9 21 £450 -7.69%
Surrey +11 18 £450 +38.46%
Camberley - 12 £425 -
City of London +40 10 £475 +5.43%
South Yorkshire - 6 £380 -
Yorkshire - 6 £380 -
Barnsley - 4 £343 -
West Midlands -7 3 £363 -9.37%
Kent -30 2 £513 +5.12%
Sheffield - 2 £408 -
North West - 2 - -
Guildford - 2 £450 -
Manchester - 2 - -
Berkshire - 1 £550 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £224 -
Reading - 1 £550 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £224 -
Coventry - 1 - -
North East - 1 £224 -
Glasgow - 1 - - 1

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 161 (94.71%) Veritas
2 144 (84.71%) Unix
3 137 (80.59%) Solaris
4 119 (70.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 102 (60.00%) Linux
6 99 (58.24%) Finance
7 84 (49.41%) SAN
8 78 (45.88%) Clustering
9 76 (44.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 72 (42.35%) Red Hat
11 68 (40.00%) Veritas File System
12 58 (34.12%) Perl
13 57 (33.53%) Migration
14 55 (32.35%) EMC
14 55 (32.35%) HP
15 45 (26.47%) IBM
16 44 (25.88%) Data Centre
17 38 (22.35%) NAS
18 35 (20.59%) Banking
19 32 (18.82%) VMware
19 32 (18.82%) Law
20 30 (17.65%) Shell Script
20 30 (17.65%) Windows
20 30 (17.65%) Puppet
21 26 (15.29%) Sun
22 25 (14.71%) LDAP
22 25 (14.71%) Oracle
23 23 (13.53%) Python
23 23 (13.53%) SUSE
24 22 (12.94%) VMware Infrastructure

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 8 (4.71%) TPMS
2 3 (1.76%) Apache
3 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.59%) IIS
4 1 (0.59%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 84 (49.41%) SAN
2 38 (22.35%) NAS
3 25 (14.71%) LDAP
4 20 (11.76%) DNS
4 20 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.53%) DHCP
5 6 (3.53%) Firewall
6 5 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (2.94%) LAN
6 5 (2.94%) WAN
7 2 (1.18%) Internet
8 1 (0.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.12%) Oracle Database
2 5 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.59%) OLTP
4 1 (0.59%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 6 (3.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 99 (58.24%) Finance
2 35 (20.59%) Banking
3 32 (18.82%) Law
4 9 (5.29%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.53%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.59%) Electronics
6 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.59%) Marketing
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (54.71%) Administrator
2 62 (36.47%) Unix Administrator
3 59 (34.71%) Systems Administrator
4 42 (24.71%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 28 (16.47%) Consultant
5 28 (16.47%) Linux Administrator
6 27 (15.88%) Solaris Administrator
7 23 (13.53%) Unix Consultant
8 22 (12.94%) Solaris Consultant
9 21 (12.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 18 (10.59%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 12 (7.06%) Linux Engineer
11 12 (7.06%) Windows Administrator
12 11 (6.47%) Unix Engineer
13 10 (5.88%) Architect
13 10 (5.88%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
14 7 (4.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 7 (4.12%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 7 (4.12%) Senior Unix Administrator
15 6 (3.53%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.65%) Software Packaging
2 8 (4.71%) Web Services
3 6 (3.53%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 78 (45.88%) Clustering
2 44 (25.88%) Data Centre
3 13 (7.65%) HACMP
4 10 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.29%) EMC VMAX
6 8 (4.71%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.53%) Hedge funds
7 6 (3.53%) Mainframe
7 6 (3.53%) PKI
8 5 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.76%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (1.18%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 144 (84.71%) Unix
2 137 (80.59%) Solaris
3 102 (60.00%) Linux
4 76 (44.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (17.65%) Windows
6 23 (13.53%) SUSE
7 18 (10.59%) AIX
8 16 (9.41%) Windows Server
9 13 (7.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (33.53%) Migration
2 18 (10.59%) High Availability
3 12 (7.06%) Change Management
3 12 (7.06%) DevOps
4 9 (5.29%) Change Control
5 8 (4.71%) Configuration Management
5 8 (4.71%) Data Migration
5 8 (4.71%) Problem Management
6 6 (3.53%) Identity Management
6 6 (3.53%) RAD
7 5 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (2.94%) Server Patching
8 4 (2.35%) ITIL
8 4 (2.35%) Service Management
9 3 (1.76%) Data Protection
9 3 (1.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (1.18%) E-business
10 2 (1.18%) Kernel Tuning
10 2 (1.18%) Open Source
10 2 (1.18%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 58 (34.12%) Perl
2 30 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 23 (13.53%) Python
4 17 (10.00%) Korn
5 13 (7.65%) Bash Shell
6 7 (4.12%) Bourne shell
6 7 (4.12%) Java
7 6 (3.53%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.53%) Ruby
7 6 (3.53%) VBA
8 3 (1.76%) PHP
9 2 (1.18%) C
10 1 (0.59%) AWK
10 1 (0.59%) C-shell
10 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (7.06%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.71%) Degree
3 7 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.18%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.59%) MCSE
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 119 (70.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 68 (40.00%) Veritas File System
3 22 (12.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (8.82%) NFS
5 13 (7.65%) Active Directory
6 11 (6.47%) Firmware
7 6 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.35%) GPFS
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (17.65%) Puppet
2 15 (8.82%) NetBackup
3 12 (7.06%) SCCM
3 12 (7.06%) SCOM
4 10 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (5.88%) yum
5 9 (5.29%) Oracle ZFS
6 6 (3.53%) Legato
6 6 (3.53%) Nagios
6 6 (3.53%) TADDM
7 4 (2.35%) Ansible
8 3 (1.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (1.76%) vMotion
9 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 2 (1.18%) Simpana
10 1 (0.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 161 (94.71%) Veritas
2 72 (42.35%) Red Hat
3 55 (32.35%) EMC
3 55 (32.35%) HP
4 45 (26.47%) IBM
5 32 (18.82%) VMware
6 26 (15.29%) Sun
7 25 (14.71%) Oracle
8 13 (7.65%) NetApp
9 11 (6.47%) Opsware
10 9 (5.29%) Emulex
11 6 (3.53%) Dell
12 3 (1.76%) 3PAR
13 2 (1.18%) CommVault
13 2 (1.18%) Netezza
13 2 (1.18%) Symantec
14 1 (0.59%) Citrix
14 1 (0.59%) Microsoft
14 1 (0.59%) SAP