The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
UK / England
Rank 566 546 582
Rank change year-on-year -20 +36  
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 11 66 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.027% 0.14% 0.019%
As % of the System Software category 0.24% 1.26% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 55 4
Median daily rate £425 £450 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +29.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £369 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +2.77% +12.50%  
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 England with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4625 5247 4939
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 11.21% 10.78% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2947 3226 2728
Median daily rate £410 £399 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.82% +6.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 311 419 569
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.12% -3.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.93% +6.45%  

Veritas Volume Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Veritas Volume Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Volume Manager in England

Veritas Volume Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veritas Volume Manager in England

Veritas Volume Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas Volume Manager in England

Veritas Volume Manager
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 Volume Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
London 0 6 £350 -26.31%
South East -10 2 £538 +19.44%
North West +20 1 - -
West Midlands +12 1 £450 +24.13%
Yorkshire +1 1 £425 +6.25%
Veritas Volume Manager
UK

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 England region with a requirement for Veritas Volume Manager.

1 63 (95.45%) Linux
2 60 (90.91%) Veritas
3 56 (84.85%) Unix
4 45 (68.18%) Red Hat
5 40 (60.61%) Solaris
6 36 (54.55%) Sun
7 34 (51.52%) TCP/IP
7 34 (51.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 31 (46.97%) Oracle
9 27 (40.91%) SAN
9 27 (40.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 25 (37.88%) Perl
11 24 (36.36%) Cisco
11 24 (36.36%) VMware
12 23 (34.85%) Clustering
13 22 (33.33%) IBM
13 22 (33.33%) EMC
14 20 (30.30%) ITIL
14 20 (30.30%) Firewall
14 20 (30.30%) High Availability
15 19 (28.79%) F5
15 19 (28.79%) Change Management
15 19 (28.79%) SUSE
15 19 (28.79%) iPlanet
15 19 (28.79%) JBoss
15 19 (28.79%) J2EE
15 19 (28.79%) WebLogic
15 19 (28.79%) Apache
15 19 (28.79%) Tomcat
15 19 (28.79%) LDAP

Veritas Volume Manager
Top Related 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 19 (28.79%) Apache
1 19 (28.79%) iPlanet
1 19 (28.79%) JBoss
1 19 (28.79%) Oracle Application Server
1 19 (28.79%) Tomcat
1 19 (28.79%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.52%) IIS
2 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.52%) Maximo
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (51.52%) TCP/IP
2 27 (40.91%) SAN
3 20 (30.30%) Firewall
4 19 (28.79%) LDAP
5 14 (21.21%) DNS
6 13 (19.70%) NAS
7 5 (7.58%) Kerberos
8 4 (6.06%) SSH
9 3 (4.55%) FTP
10 2 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (50.00%) Administrator
2 23 (34.85%) Unix Administrator
3 17 (25.76%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (24.24%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (19.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 10 (15.15%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (10.61%) Solaris Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (7.58%) Project Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) VMWare Administrator
9 4 (6.06%) AIX Administrator
9 4 (6.06%) Unix Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Solaris Administrator
10 3 (4.55%) Solaris Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.55%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.55%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.79%) J2EE
2 6 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.85%) Clustering
2 10 (15.15%) Replication
3 9 (13.64%) Symmetrix
4 8 (12.12%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.03%) CLARiiON
6 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.52%) HACMP
7 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (95.45%) Linux
2 56 (84.85%) Unix
3 40 (60.61%) Solaris
4 34 (51.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (28.79%) SUSE
6 14 (21.21%) Windows
7 13 (19.70%) AIX
8 7 (10.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 7 (10.61%) VMS
9 6 (9.09%) Windows Server
10 1 (1.52%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.52%) HPUX
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) High Availability
1 20 (30.30%) ITIL
2 19 (28.79%) Change Management
2 19 (28.79%) Load Balancing
3 12 (18.18%) Migration
4 9 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (10.61%) Server Building
6 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.58%) Kernel Tuning
6 5 (7.58%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (7.58%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.06%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.52%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.52%) Change Control
8 1 (1.52%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.52%) Open Source
8 1 (1.52%) Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (1.52%) Scrum
8 1 (1.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) Perl
2 7 (10.61%) Bash Shell
2 7 (10.61%) Korn
2 7 (10.61%) Shell Script
3 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 5 (7.58%) Python
5 3 (4.55%) SQL
6 1 (1.52%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.09%) RHCE
4 2 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.52%) MCSE
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.52%) RHCA
System Software
1 27 (40.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 17 (25.76%) NFS
3 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (13.64%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (13.64%) SRDF
4 9 (13.64%) Veritas File System
5 2 (3.03%) Samba
6 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.52%) KVM
6 1 (1.52%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 8 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (12.12%) Puppet
3 5 (7.58%) NetBackup
4 4 (6.06%) Tivoli
4 4 (6.06%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (3.03%) BladeLogic
5 2 (3.03%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.52%) Nagios
6 1 (1.52%) NetApp OnCommand
6 1 (1.52%) PowerBroker
6 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.52%) vMotion
Vendors
1 60 (90.91%) Veritas
2 45 (68.18%) Red Hat
3 36 (54.55%) Sun
4 31 (46.97%) Oracle
5 24 (36.36%) Cisco
5 24 (36.36%) VMware
6 22 (33.33%) EMC
6 22 (33.33%) IBM
7 19 (28.79%) F5
8 18 (27.27%) HP
9 10 (15.15%) NetApp
10 5 (7.58%) CyberArk
10 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
10 5 (7.58%) Splunk
11 3 (4.55%) 3PAR
12 2 (3.03%) BMC
13 1 (1.52%) Brocade
13 1 (1.52%) Citrix
13 1 (1.52%) PlateSpin
13 1 (1.52%) Remedy