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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
UK
Rank 554 553 576
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 38 72 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.14% 0.045%
As % of the System Software category 0.70% 1.42% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 47 17
Median daily rate £375 £423 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.24% +17.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £355 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £424 £411
% change year-on-year
-17.40% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -

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
5436 5086 5155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.15% 10.20% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3397 3038 2833
Median daily rate £400 £385 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £178 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 392 492 600
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.54 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -

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 16 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Veritas Volume Manager Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 21 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -19 30 £375 -11.24%
London -4 17 £425 +1.19%
Scotland +22 7 £318 -
Yorkshire +9 6 £350 -12.50%
Sheffield 0 6 £350 -12.50%
South Yorkshire -8 6 £350 -12.50%
Aberdeen - 5 £295 -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £381 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £381 -
North East - 4 £381 -
South East +6 2 £600 +33.33%
Glasgow - 2 £381 -
Cheshire +22 1 - -
North West +14 1 - -
Surrey +11 1 - -
Reading +9 1 £600 +9.09%
Berkshire +3 1 £600 +9.09%
City of London -9 1 £425 -
Docklands, London - 1 £375 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 - -

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 93 (90.29%) Veritas
2 89 (86.41%) Linux
3 78 (75.73%) Unix
4 69 (66.99%) Red Hat
5 63 (61.17%) Solaris
6 47 (45.63%) TCP/IP
6 47 (45.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 44 (42.72%) Sun
8 40 (38.83%) Oracle
8 40 (38.83%) SUSE
8 40 (38.83%) Clustering
9 38 (36.89%) HP
9 38 (36.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 37 (35.92%) Firewall
10 37 (35.92%) VMware
11 36 (34.95%) SAN
12 35 (33.98%) EMC
13 32 (31.07%) Cisco
14 31 (30.10%) IBM
14 31 (30.10%) Perl
15 30 (29.13%) High Availability
16 29 (28.16%) ITIL
16 29 (28.16%) Load Balancing
17 28 (27.18%) Windows
18 27 (26.21%) J2EE
18 27 (26.21%) WebLogic
18 27 (26.21%) Apache
18 27 (26.21%) Tomcat
18 27 (26.21%) iPlanet
18 27 (26.21%) F5

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 27 (26.21%) Apache
1 27 (26.21%) iPlanet
1 27 (26.21%) Tomcat
1 27 (26.21%) WebLogic
2 26 (25.24%) JBoss
2 26 (25.24%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (7.77%) IIS
4 2 (1.94%) nginx
5 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.97%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (45.63%) TCP/IP
2 37 (35.92%) Firewall
3 36 (34.95%) SAN
4 20 (19.42%) NAS
5 19 (18.45%) LDAP
6 13 (12.62%) DNS
7 5 (4.85%) Kerberos
8 4 (3.88%) SSH
9 3 (2.91%) FTP
10 2 (1.94%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (1.94%) Pentaho
2 2 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.94%) SAP HANA
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.97%) JIRA
General
1 25 (24.27%) Finance
2 23 (22.33%) Banking
3 6 (5.83%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (56.31%) Administrator
2 36 (34.95%) Systems Administrator
2 36 (34.95%) Unix Administrator
3 24 (23.30%) Linux Administrator
4 22 (21.36%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 11 (10.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 10 (9.71%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Solaris Engineer
7 7 (6.80%) Wintel Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Technical Leader
8 6 (5.83%) Windows Administrator
9 5 (4.85%) Project Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Unix Engineer
10 4 (3.88%) Consultant
10 4 (3.88%) VMWare Administrator
10 4 (3.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.91%) Unix Specialist
11 3 (2.91%) Virtualisation Administrator
12 2 (1.94%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 2 (1.94%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.21%) J2EE
2 8 (7.77%) Web Services
3 2 (1.94%) Django
3 2 (1.94%) Kafka
3 2 (1.94%) Middleware
3 2 (1.94%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (38.83%) Clustering
2 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.83%) Symmetrix
4 5 (4.85%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.88%) Replication
6 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.94%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.94%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (0.97%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 89 (86.41%) Linux
2 78 (75.73%) Unix
3 63 (61.17%) Solaris
4 40 (38.83%) SUSE
5 38 (36.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (27.18%) Windows
7 20 (19.42%) AIX
8 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (11.65%) Windows Server
9 12 (11.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (8.74%) HPUX
11 4 (3.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (3.88%) VMS
12 2 (1.94%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.97%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.13%) High Availability
2 29 (28.16%) ITIL
2 29 (28.16%) Load Balancing
3 23 (22.33%) Change Management
4 21 (20.39%) Migration
5 18 (17.48%) Server Building
6 13 (12.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (7.77%) Change Control
8 7 (6.80%) Incident Management
8 7 (6.80%) Kernel Tuning
8 7 (6.80%) Problem Management
9 6 (5.83%) Programme Management
9 6 (5.83%) Time Management
10 5 (4.85%) Performance Analysis
11 3 (2.91%) Service Delivery
12 2 (1.94%) Mentoring
12 2 (1.94%) Procure-to-Pay
12 2 (1.94%) Requirements Management
12 2 (1.94%) Risk Analysis
12 2 (1.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.10%) Perl
2 11 (10.68%) Shell Script
3 8 (7.77%) Korn
3 8 (7.77%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.83%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.88%) Python
6 3 (2.91%) SQL
7 2 (1.94%) PHP
8 1 (0.97%) Java
8 1 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (20.39%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.50%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.77%) MCSE
3 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.80%) RHCE
5 3 (2.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.94%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (45.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 17 (16.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (13.59%) NFS
4 8 (7.77%) vSphere
5 6 (5.83%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (5.83%) SRDF
5 6 (5.83%) Veritas File System
6 4 (3.88%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.91%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
8 2 (1.94%) KVM
8 2 (1.94%) Samba
8 2 (1.94%) vCloud
9 1 (0.97%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 17 (16.50%) NetBackup
2 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (6.80%) Puppet
4 6 (5.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 5 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.85%) Tivoli
5 5 (4.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 4 (3.88%) SCCM
6 4 (3.88%) SCOM
7 2 (1.94%) Ansible
7 2 (1.94%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.94%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (1.94%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.97%) NetApp OnCommand
8 1 (0.97%) vMotion
Vendors
1 93 (90.29%) Veritas
2 69 (66.99%) Red Hat
3 44 (42.72%) Sun
4 40 (38.83%) Oracle
5 38 (36.89%) HP
6 37 (35.92%) VMware
7 35 (33.98%) EMC
8 32 (31.07%) Cisco
9 31 (30.10%) IBM
10 27 (26.21%) F5
11 14 (13.59%) Microsoft
12 8 (7.77%) Citrix
12 8 (7.77%) NetApp
13 5 (4.85%) Cyber-Ark
13 5 (4.85%) Splunk
14 3 (2.91%) 3PAR
15 2 (1.94%) BMC
15 2 (1.94%) LANDesk
15 2 (1.94%) PlateSpin
15 2 (1.94%) SAP