The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Veritas Volume Manager skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas Volume Manager over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 81 -
Rank change year-on-year +26 -  
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.31% 0.11% -
As % of the System Software category 2.30% 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £438 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £367 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -13.64% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Veritas Volume Manager is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 87 99 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 13.64% 10.80% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 63 67
Median daily rate £350 £425 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +0.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 17
Median hourly rate £14.25 £13.50 £14.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -4.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £21.00 £18.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% +24.28%  

Veritas Volume Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Veritas Volume Manager as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas Volume Manager in Cheshire

Veritas Volume Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Volume Manager in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Veritas Volume Manager.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat

Veritas Volume Manager
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat