Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Veritas File System skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas File System over the 6 months to 22 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 File System (VxFS)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 813 852 841
Rank change year-on-year +39 -11 -18
Contract jobs citing Veritas File System 38 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.040% 0.014% 0.026%
As % of the System Software category 0.31% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 11
England median daily rate £575 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.29% -22.22% -
10th Percentile £405 £330 £363
90th Percentile £613 £385 £500
UK median daily rate £575 £350 £450
% change year-on-year +64.29% -22.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Veritas File System 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 12120 12087 10622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.77% 12.34% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7940 7649 6146
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
10th Percentile £161 £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 663 810 1158
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.88 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.94% -0.78% +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £10.21
90th Percentile £47.25 £39.41 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

Veritas File System
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Veritas File System as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas File System in England

Veritas File System
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas File System in England

Veritas File System
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veritas File System in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veritas File System in England

Veritas File System
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas File System in England

Veritas File System
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 File System within the England region over the 6 months to 22 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 +26 28 £425 +14.09%
London - 10 £575 -
Veritas File System
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas File System 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 File System.

1 38 (100.00%) Veritas
2 37 (97.37%) Unix
2 37 (97.37%) Linux
3 34 (89.47%) Solaris
3 34 (89.47%) Red Hat
3 34 (89.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 32 (84.21%) NFS
5 31 (81.58%) NetBackup
6 30 (78.95%) Finance
7 29 (76.32%) NetApp
7 29 (76.32%) Enterprise Storage
8 28 (73.68%) Performance Monitoring
8 28 (73.68%) SAN
9 27 (71.05%) Brocade
9 27 (71.05%) Fibre Channel
9 27 (71.05%) Load Balancing
9 27 (71.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (71.05%) NAS
10 25 (65.79%) Symantec
11 24 (63.16%) Microsoft
11 24 (63.16%) Windows
11 24 (63.16%) VMware ESXi
12 23 (60.53%) EMC
13 22 (57.89%) Migration
14 21 (55.26%) Legal
15 15 (39.47%) Norton AntiVirus
16 13 (34.21%) Perl
17 11 (28.95%) Oracle
18 10 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
19 8 (21.05%) Change Management

Veritas File System
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 (15.79%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (73.68%) SAN
2 27 (71.05%) Fibre Channel
2 27 (71.05%) NAS
3 5 (13.16%) FTP
3 5 (13.16%) SSH
4 1 (2.63%) DHCP
4 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 30 (78.95%) Finance
2 21 (55.26%) Legal
3 7 (18.42%) Banking
4 6 (15.79%) Financial Institution
4 6 (15.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) NetApp Engineer
2 19 (50.00%) Administrator
3 12 (31.58%) Storage Administrator
4 11 (28.95%) Unix Administrator
5 10 (26.32%) Solaris Administrator
5 10 (26.32%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (23.68%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 7 (18.42%) Solaris Engineer
7 7 (18.42%) Storage Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Architect
8 3 (7.89%) Java Architect
8 3 (7.89%) Java Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Storage Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.26%) SAN Administrator
9 2 (5.26%) SAN Storage Administrator
10 1 (2.63%) AIX Administrator
10 1 (2.63%) AIX Systems Administrator
10 1 (2.63%) Linux Administrator
10 1 (2.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 29 (76.32%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.89%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 37 (97.37%) Linux
1 37 (97.37%) Unix
2 34 (89.47%) Solaris
3 27 (71.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (63.16%) Windows
5 7 (18.42%) AIX
6 5 (13.16%) SUSE
7 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Performance Monitoring
2 27 (71.05%) Load Balancing
3 22 (57.89%) Migration
4 10 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (21.05%) Change Management
5 8 (21.05%) Problem Management
6 5 (13.16%) Asset Management
6 5 (13.16%) High Availability
6 5 (13.16%) Investment Management
6 5 (13.16%) Proactive Management
6 5 (13.16%) Task Automation
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.63%) Patch Management
8 1 (2.63%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (2.63%) Server Patching
8 1 (2.63%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) Perl
2 5 (13.16%) Korn
2 5 (13.16%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.89%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Bourne shell
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
System Software
1 34 (89.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 32 (84.21%) NFS
3 24 (63.16%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (18.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (15.79%) Samba
6 5 (13.16%) SRDF
7 3 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (2.63%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 31 (81.58%) NetBackup
2 15 (39.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (15.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Puppet
4 5 (13.16%) SnapMirror
4 5 (13.16%) SnapVault
4 5 (13.16%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 4 (10.53%) Ansible
5 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (5.26%) BladeLogic
6 2 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Veritas
2 34 (89.47%) Red Hat
3 29 (76.32%) NetApp
4 27 (71.05%) Brocade
5 25 (65.79%) Symantec
6 24 (63.16%) Microsoft
7 23 (60.53%) EMC
8 11 (28.95%) Oracle
9 6 (15.79%) Sun
10 2 (5.26%) HP
11 1 (2.63%) CyberArk
11 1 (2.63%) Dell
11 1 (2.63%) IBM
11 1 (2.63%) Sybase