The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 24 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 Cluster Server (VCS)
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 528 567 551
Rank change year-on-year +39 -16  
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 54 65 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 1.13% 1.07% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 58 48
Median daily rate £388 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £365 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £507 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £388 £450
% change year-on-year -1.29% -13.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £51.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 -

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 England with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4799 6069 5514
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 11.30% 12.29% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3086 3850 3159
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 426 590
Median hourly rate £16.92 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.94% +5.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.70 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

Veritas Cluster Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Cluster Server in England

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veritas Cluster Server in England

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas Cluster Server in England

Veritas Cluster Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
East Midlands - 29 £375 - 1
South East +17 13 £383 -1.29% 3
North West - 8 £413 -
London -16 4 £450 -5.26%
Veritas Cluster Server
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 England region with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server.

1 97 (86.61%) Veritas
2 90 (80.36%) Unix
2 90 (80.36%) Linux
3 85 (75.89%) Solaris
4 76 (67.86%) Oracle
5 70 (62.50%) Sun
6 58 (51.79%) Red Hat
7 51 (45.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 43 (38.39%) Security Cleared
9 40 (35.71%) ERP
9 40 (35.71%) SAP
9 40 (35.71%) SAP ERP
10 39 (34.82%) SAN
11 37 (33.04%) SC Cleared
12 31 (27.68%) Finance
13 30 (26.79%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (25.00%) Perl
15 27 (24.11%) NetBackup
16 26 (23.21%) NAS
17 25 (22.32%) Veritas File System
17 25 (22.32%) Enterprise Storage
18 23 (20.54%) Korn
19 21 (18.75%) Brocade
19 21 (18.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
19 21 (18.75%) High Availability
20 20 (17.86%) Symantec
21 19 (16.96%) EMC
21 19 (16.96%) Virtual Machines
22 18 (16.07%) Windows
23 17 (15.18%) AIX

Veritas Cluster Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (0.89%) SAS
1 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 40 (35.71%) SAP ERP
2 5 (4.46%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.89%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 39 (34.82%) SAN
2 26 (23.21%) NAS
3 13 (11.61%) Fibre Channel
4 10 (8.93%) SSH
5 9 (8.04%) FTP
6 8 (7.14%) iSCSI
7 6 (5.36%) LDAP
8 1 (0.89%) DNS
8 1 (0.89%) Firewall
8 1 (0.89%) Internet
8 1 (0.89%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.46%) MySQL
4 5 (4.46%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (4.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (4.46%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.57%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (9.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (27.68%) Finance
2 16 (14.29%) Legal
3 4 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Local Government
4 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (30.36%) Administrator
2 31 (27.68%) Unix Administrator
3 25 (22.32%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (20.54%) Consultant
4 23 (20.54%) Unix Engineer
4 23 (20.54%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 21 (18.75%) Solaris Consultant
6 20 (17.86%) Storage Administrator
7 18 (16.07%) Solaris Administrator
8 17 (15.18%) Solaris Engineer
9 15 (13.39%) Storage Systems Administrator
10 11 (9.82%) DBA
10 11 (9.82%) Design Engineer
11 10 (8.93%) Solaris Systems Administrator
12 9 (8.04%) Analyst
12 9 (8.04%) Linux Administrator
13 8 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
13 8 (7.14%) Unix Analyst
14 7 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
14 7 (6.25%) SAN Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.89%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.32%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (8.93%) Clustering
3 7 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.46%) HACMP
5 4 (3.57%) EMC VNX
5 4 (3.57%) Replication
6 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.79%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.89%) Fintech
8 1 (0.89%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 90 (80.36%) Linux
1 90 (80.36%) Unix
2 85 (75.89%) Solaris
3 51 (45.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (16.07%) Windows
5 17 (15.18%) AIX
6 12 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.25%) CentOS
8 6 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (4.46%) Windows Server
10 4 (3.57%) HPUX
11 1 (0.89%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.89%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.71%) ERP
2 30 (26.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (18.75%) High Availability
4 15 (13.39%) Change Management
5 13 (11.61%) Load Balancing
5 13 (11.61%) Service Delivery
6 12 (10.71%) Problem Management
7 11 (9.82%) Change Control
8 10 (8.93%) ITIL
9 7 (6.25%) Mathematics
9 7 (6.25%) Migration
9 7 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
10 5 (4.46%) Capacity Management
10 5 (4.46%) Patch Management
10 5 (4.46%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (2.68%) Business Continuity
11 3 (2.68%) Information Security
11 3 (2.68%) QMS
11 3 (2.68%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (2.68%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.00%) Perl
2 23 (20.54%) Korn
3 17 (15.18%) Python
4 16 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 13 (11.61%) SQL
6 8 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 7 (6.25%) AWK
7 7 (6.25%) Bourne shell
8 5 (4.46%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (38.39%) Security Cleared
2 37 (33.04%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.14%) Degree
3 8 (7.14%) RHCE
3 8 (7.14%) RHCSA
4 7 (6.25%) OCA
4 7 (6.25%) OCP
4 7 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (22.32%) Veritas File System
2 19 (16.96%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (12.50%) NFS
4 8 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (6.25%) GlusterFS
6 5 (4.46%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (3.57%) vSphere
8 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (24.11%) NetBackup
2 21 (18.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 11 (9.82%) Nagios
3 11 (9.82%) Red Hat Satellite
4 9 (8.04%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (7.14%) EMC Navisphere
6 7 (6.25%) Oracle ZFS
6 7 (6.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 6 (5.36%) Puppet
8 5 (4.46%) Data Guard
8 5 (4.46%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 5 (4.46%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (3.57%) Ansible
9 4 (3.57%) BladeLogic
9 4 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.89%) Dollar Universe
10 1 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 97 (86.61%) Veritas
2 76 (67.86%) Oracle
3 70 (62.50%) Sun
4 58 (51.79%) Red Hat
5 40 (35.71%) SAP
6 21 (18.75%) Brocade
7 20 (17.86%) Symantec
8 19 (16.96%) EMC
9 17 (15.18%) Microsoft
10 16 (14.29%) HP
11 14 (12.50%) VMware
12 13 (11.61%) NetApp
13 7 (6.25%) IBM
13 7 (6.25%) StorageTek
14 2 (1.79%) Arqiva
15 1 (0.89%) Cisco
15 1 (0.89%) CyberArk
15 1 (0.89%) Nimble Storage
15 1 (0.89%) Splunk
15 1 (0.89%) SunGard
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-Net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 22 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago