Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 765 757 761
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 +8
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 77 107 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.083% 0.11% 0.095%
As % of the System Software category 0.65% 0.89% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 79 57
England median daily rate £390 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £305 £350 £300
90th Percentile £453 £525 £508
UK median daily rate £390 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% -2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Veritas Cluster Server is in the System Software category. The following 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.

All System Software Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11873 12018 10824
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.73% 12.34% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7769 7607 6268
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
10th Percentile £163 £175 £160
90th Percentile £613 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £368
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.84% +8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 652 811 1173
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £10.06
90th Percentile £47.25 £39.38 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

Veritas Cluster Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Veritas Cluster Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +4 32 £383 -1.92% 2
East Midlands - 22 £375 -
Midlands - 22 £375 -
London -68 13 £575 +35.29%
North of England +61 10 £410 +5.13%
North East - 7 £400 -
Yorkshire +22 2 £425 -
North West +20 1 £438 +12.18%
Veritas Cluster Server
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 77 (100.00%) Veritas
2 73 (94.81%) Unix
2 73 (94.81%) Linux
3 72 (93.51%) Solaris
4 46 (59.74%) Oracle
5 45 (58.44%) Perl
6 41 (53.25%) Sun
7 39 (50.65%) Red Hat
7 39 (50.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 38 (49.35%) Korn
9 34 (44.16%) NetBackup
9 34 (44.16%) Veritas File System
10 33 (42.86%) NFS
11 32 (41.56%) EMC
11 32 (41.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 32 (41.56%) Fibre Channel
11 32 (41.56%) Brocade
12 31 (40.26%) Python
12 31 (40.26%) SAN
12 31 (40.26%) Virtual Machines
13 30 (38.96%) SAP
14 29 (37.66%) ERP
14 29 (37.66%) NetApp
14 29 (37.66%) Finance
14 29 (37.66%) Enterprise Storage
14 29 (37.66%) SAP ERP
15 28 (36.36%) NAS
16 27 (35.06%) Load Balancing
16 27 (35.06%) Performance Monitoring
17 26 (33.77%) Migration

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 6 (7.79%) SAS
2 1 (1.30%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.30%) SAP EP
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 29 (37.66%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.30%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (41.56%) Fibre Channel
2 31 (40.26%) SAN
3 28 (36.36%) NAS
4 5 (6.49%) FTP
4 5 (6.49%) SSH
5 2 (2.60%) LDAP
6 1 (1.30%) DNS
6 1 (1.30%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.30%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.30%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
General
1 29 (37.66%) Finance
2 21 (27.27%) Legal
3 8 (10.39%) Banking
4 7 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.49%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Administrator
2 24 (31.17%) NetApp Engineer
2 24 (31.17%) Unix Engineer
3 22 (28.57%) Solaris Engineer
4 18 (23.38%) Design Engineer
4 18 (23.38%) Unix Administrator
5 14 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
5 14 (18.18%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 12 (15.58%) Solaris Administrator
6 12 (15.58%) Storage Administrator
7 8 (10.39%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
9 5 (6.49%) Consultant
10 4 (5.19%) Architect
10 4 (5.19%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Java Architect
11 3 (3.90%) Java Engineer
11 3 (3.90%) Linux Administrator
11 3 (3.90%) Solaris Consultant
11 3 (3.90%) Storage Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) Flash
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 29 (37.66%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.49%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.60%) Clustering
3 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.30%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 73 (94.81%) Linux
1 73 (94.81%) Unix
2 72 (93.51%) Solaris
3 32 (41.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (32.47%) Windows
5 10 (12.99%) AIX
6 6 (7.79%) SUSE
7 5 (6.49%) CentOS
8 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (50.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (37.66%) ERP
3 27 (35.06%) Load Balancing
3 27 (35.06%) Performance Monitoring
4 26 (33.77%) Migration
5 10 (12.99%) Change Management
6 8 (10.39%) Problem Management
7 6 (7.79%) High Availability
8 5 (6.49%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.49%) Investment Management
8 5 (6.49%) Mathematics
8 5 (6.49%) Proactive Management
8 5 (6.49%) Task Automation
9 4 (5.19%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.90%) ITIL
10 3 (3.90%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.60%) Benchmarking
11 2 (2.60%) Project Management
11 2 (2.60%) QMS
11 2 (2.60%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (58.44%) Perl
2 38 (49.35%) Korn
3 31 (40.26%) Python
4 6 (7.79%) SQL
5 5 (6.49%) AWK
5 5 (6.49%) Bourne shell
5 5 (6.49%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.19%) Java
7 1 (1.30%) ABAP
7 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (32.47%) Security Cleared
2 24 (31.17%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.79%) RHCE
3 6 (7.79%) RHCSA
4 5 (6.49%) Degree
4 5 (6.49%) OCA
4 5 (6.49%) OCP
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (44.16%) Veritas File System
2 33 (42.86%) NFS
3 31 (40.26%) Virtual Machines
4 24 (31.17%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 5 (6.49%) GlusterFS
6 5 (6.49%) Samba
6 5 (6.49%) SRDF
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (44.16%) NetBackup
2 15 (19.48%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (14.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle ZFS
4 5 (6.49%) Puppet
4 5 (6.49%) Red Hat Satellite
4 5 (6.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 5 (6.49%) SnapMirror
4 5 (6.49%) SnapVault
4 5 (6.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (5.19%) Ansible
6 1 (1.30%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.30%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Nagios
6 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Veritas
2 46 (59.74%) Oracle
3 41 (53.25%) Sun
4 39 (50.65%) Red Hat
5 32 (41.56%) Brocade
5 32 (41.56%) EMC
6 30 (38.96%) SAP
7 29 (37.66%) NetApp
8 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
8 24 (31.17%) Symantec
9 7 (9.09%) HP
9 7 (9.09%) VMware
10 5 (6.49%) StorageTek
11 4 (5.19%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.90%) IBM
13 2 (2.60%) CyberArk
14 1 (1.30%) Cisco
14 1 (1.30%) Splunk