The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas Cluster Server over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Veritas Cluster Server (VCS)
London / City of London
Rank - 151 188
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 0 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category - 2.52% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 5
Median daily rate - £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £477
% change year-on-year -5.55% -5.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year - +28.66%  

Veritas Cluster Server 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 the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 301 318 470
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 9.93% 9.56% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 247 345
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £295 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 23
Median hourly rate £22.34 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.55% +1.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £12.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.13 £19.30 £24.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Veritas Cluster Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Veritas Cluster Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the City of London

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the City of London

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the City of London

Veritas Cluster Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 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 City of London region with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) SUSE
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Server Building
4 2 (40.00%) Control-M
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Equities
5 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL

Veritas Cluster Server
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Equities
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) SUSE
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Server Building
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) RHCE
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Control-M
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) VMware