The first table below looks at the demand for Veritas Volume Manager skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 for the West Midlands region.

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 115 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% - -
As % of the System Software category 1.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £204 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
System Software Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
199 178 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.37% 9.72% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 68 63
Average daily rate £310 £250 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £110 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 33 41
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £23.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Veritas Volume Manager
England

Veritas Volume Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Veritas Volume Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Veritas Volume Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager across the West Midlands region.

Veritas Volume Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Veritas Volume Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager across the West Midlands region.

Veritas Volume Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) BMC
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CMDB
2 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) LPAR
2 1 (33.33%) SRDF
2 1 (33.33%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

Veritas Volume Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) SAN Storage Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) SAN Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) CMDB
2 1 (33.33%) LPAR
2 1 (33.33%) HP StorageWorks
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) SRDF
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) HP