The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
Rank 549 486 557
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +71
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 38 58 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.12% 0.051%
As % of the System Software category 0.72% 1.32% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 52 23
Average daily rate £440 £408 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% +1.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5255 4391 4700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.33% 9.20% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2686 2123 2314
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 604 624 570
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.06 £31.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -114 31 £440 +7.97% 1
London -52 20 £410 +2.50% 1
City of London -11 9 £363 -17.14%
South East -12 7 £475 +8.57%
Scotland - 7 - -
North Lanarkshire - 4 - -
Motherwell - 4 - -
Berkshire -7 3 £445 -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Lanarkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Reading - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Harrow - - - -

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 82 (100.00%) Veritas
2 78 (95.12%) UNIX
3 73 (89.02%) Solaris
4 72 (87.80%) Linux
5 53 (64.63%) SAN
6 50 (60.98%) Red Hat
7 49 (59.76%) EMC
8 44 (53.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 42 (51.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 39 (47.56%) Sun
11 37 (45.12%) Oracle
12 35 (42.68%) VMware
13 34 (41.46%) Perl
13 34 (41.46%) Banking
14 31 (37.80%) HP
15 29 (35.37%) Veritas File System
16 26 (31.71%) Clustering
16 26 (31.71%) Finance
17 25 (30.49%) VMware Infrastructure
18 24 (29.27%) Investment Banking
19 19 (23.17%) VMware ESX
20 18 (21.95%) NetBackup
20 18 (21.95%) NAS
21 17 (20.73%) Shell Script
21 17 (20.73%) AIX
22 16 (19.51%) HPUX
22 16 (19.51%) ITIL
22 16 (19.51%) Sybase
23 15 (18.29%) IBM
24 14 (17.07%) Symantec

Veritas Volume Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (10.98%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.76%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.44%) IIS
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.22%) Apache
5 1 (1.22%) SAS
5 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 53 (64.63%) SAN
2 18 (21.95%) NAS
3 13 (15.85%) LDAP
3 13 (15.85%) DNS
4 10 (12.20%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.54%) Firewall
6 3 (3.66%) LAN
6 3 (3.66%) DHCP
7 2 (2.44%) Network Security
7 2 (2.44%) VLAN
7 2 (2.44%) SSH
7 2 (2.44%) FTP
7 2 (2.44%) Internet
8 1 (1.22%) NetScreen
8 1 (1.22%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.22%) VPN
8 1 (1.22%) SSL
8 1 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.22%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.22%) DB2
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.22%) KDB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Toad
2 1 (1.22%) JMeter
2 1 (1.22%) JUnit
2 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 34 (41.46%) Banking
2 26 (31.71%) Finance
3 24 (29.27%) Investment Banking
4 6 (7.32%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.66%) International Banking
6 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (54.88%) Administrator
2 34 (41.46%) UNIX Administrator
3 28 (34.15%) Systems Administrator
4 25 (30.49%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 13 (15.85%) Linux Administrator
6 11 (13.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (12.20%) UNIX Engineer
7 10 (12.20%) Architect
8 7 (8.54%) Solaris Administrator
8 7 (8.54%) UNIX Support
9 5 (6.10%) Server Administrator
9 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (6.10%) Solaris Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.66%) Consultant
11 3 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
12 2 (2.44%) Linux Consultant
12 2 (2.44%) Linux Support
12 2 (2.44%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.20%) Middleware
2 8 (9.76%) Regular Expression
3 4 (4.88%) Web Services
4 3 (3.66%) CSS
5 2 (2.44%) HTML
5 2 (2.44%) XML
6 1 (1.22%) CORBA
6 1 (1.22%) SOAP
6 1 (1.22%) Xerces
6 1 (1.22%) Xalan
6 1 (1.22%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.22%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.71%) Clustering
2 13 (15.85%) CLARiiON
3 10 (12.20%) Symmetrix DMX
4 9 (10.98%) Wiki
5 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
5 8 (9.76%) Replication
6 3 (3.66%) CMDB
7 2 (2.44%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.44%) HACMP
8 1 (1.22%) Symmetrix
8 1 (1.22%) HP StorageWorks
8 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.22%) LPAR
8 1 (1.22%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 78 (95.12%) UNIX
2 73 (89.02%) Solaris
3 72 (87.80%) Linux
4 42 (51.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (20.73%) AIX
6 16 (19.51%) HPUX
7 13 (15.85%) SUSE
8 12 (14.63%) Windows
9 10 (12.20%) VMS
10 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.66%) OpenVMS
11 2 (2.44%) Windows NT
12 1 (1.22%) Debian
12 1 (1.22%) OpenSolaris
12 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) ITIL
2 13 (15.85%) Migration
3 10 (12.20%) Load Balancing
4 9 (10.98%) RDF
4 9 (10.98%) Change Management
5 4 (4.88%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.88%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.88%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.66%) Project Management
7 2 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (2.44%) Operations Management
7 2 (2.44%) Network Design
7 2 (2.44%) High Availability
7 2 (2.44%) Workflow
8 1 (1.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.22%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.22%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.46%) Perl
2 17 (20.73%) Shell Script
3 14 (17.07%) Korn
4 11 (13.41%) SQL
5 6 (7.32%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.66%) Java
6 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.44%) C-shell
8 1 (1.22%) Lisp
8 1 (1.22%) Python
8 1 (1.22%) PHP
8 1 (1.22%) C#
8 1 (1.22%) C++
8 1 (1.22%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) OCP
1 10 (12.20%) OCA
1 10 (12.20%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (4.88%) Sun Certification
3 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) SCSA
4 2 (2.44%) CCNP
4 2 (2.44%) CCNA
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.44%) MCSE
4 2 (2.44%) MCSA
5 1 (1.22%) RHCE
5 1 (1.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (53.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 29 (35.37%) Veritas File System
3 25 (30.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (23.17%) VMware ESX
5 10 (12.20%) Cronacle
5 10 (12.20%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (4.88%) SRDF
6 4 (4.88%) NFS
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (2.44%) Xen
8 2 (2.44%) KVM
8 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.44%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.44%) VMware GSX
8 2 (2.44%) Samba
9 1 (1.22%) OpenSSH
9 1 (1.22%) vSphere
9 1 (1.22%) qmail
9 1 (1.22%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 18 (21.95%) NetBackup
2 14 (17.07%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 8 (9.76%) BMC PATROL
3 8 (9.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (8.54%) Tivoli
5 6 (7.32%) EMC NetWorker
5 6 (7.32%) Control-M
5 6 (7.32%) Legato
6 5 (6.10%) HP Data Protector
7 4 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (4.88%) Puppet
8 3 (3.66%) Data Guard
9 2 (2.44%) WSUS
9 2 (2.44%) BladeLogic
9 2 (2.44%) YUM
10 1 (1.22%) OpenView
10 1 (1.22%) Ionix
10 1 (1.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) Veritas
2 50 (60.98%) Red Hat
3 49 (59.76%) EMC
4 39 (47.56%) Sun
5 37 (45.12%) Oracle
6 35 (42.68%) VMware
7 31 (37.80%) HP
8 16 (19.51%) Sybase
9 15 (18.29%) IBM
10 14 (17.07%) Symantec
11 12 (14.63%) Cisco
12 11 (13.41%) BMC
13 10 (12.20%) F5
14 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
15 6 (7.32%) Hitachi
16 5 (6.10%) NetApp
16 5 (6.10%) Intel
17 4 (4.88%) Northgate
18 2 (2.44%) Opsware
18 2 (2.44%) 3PAR
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