Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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 Volume Manager (VxVM)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 804 769 804
Rank change year-on-year -35 +35 -1
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 53 104 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.11% 0.065%
As % of the System Software category 0.44% 0.86% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 73 43
England median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +2.13%
10th Percentile £308 £306 £333
90th Percentile £445 £625 £488
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £416
% change year-on-year - -3.90% +1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £40.25 -

Veritas Volume Manager 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 12131 12051 10696
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.79% 12.32% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7944 7625 6190
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 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 664 810 1165
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 £10.18
90th Percentile £47.25 £39.78 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

Veritas Volume Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Veritas Volume Manager as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 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
North of England +35 19 £381 +15.53%
London -50 18 £475 +11.76% 1
North East +47 14 £350 +9.38%
Midlands +31 8 £325 -
South West - 7 £410 -
Yorkshire +20 5 £425 +25.00%
East Midlands - 5 £323 -
West Midlands +33 2 - -
South East +3 2 £425 -
Veritas Volume Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 53 (100.00%) Veritas
2 50 (94.34%) Linux
3 46 (86.79%) Unix
3 46 (86.79%) Solaris
4 43 (81.13%) Red Hat
5 37 (69.81%) AIX
5 37 (69.81%) Oracle
6 35 (66.04%) SAN
7 32 (60.38%) Sun
7 32 (60.38%) SUSE
7 32 (60.38%) VMware
8 31 (58.49%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (52.83%) Cisco
9 28 (52.83%) HPUX
10 27 (50.94%) HP
11 26 (49.06%) Clustering
12 25 (47.17%) Hyper-V
12 25 (47.17%) PlateSpin
12 25 (47.17%) iPlanet
12 25 (47.17%) J2EE
12 25 (47.17%) WebLogic
12 25 (47.17%) JBoss
12 25 (47.17%) Apache
12 25 (47.17%) Tomcat
12 25 (47.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 23 (43.40%) KVM
13 23 (43.40%) High Availability
13 23 (43.40%) Security Cleared
13 23 (43.40%) NAS
13 23 (43.40%) Oracle Application Server

Veritas Volume Manager
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 25 (47.17%) Apache
1 25 (47.17%) iPlanet
1 25 (47.17%) JBoss
1 25 (47.17%) Tomcat
1 25 (47.17%) WebLogic
2 23 (43.40%) Oracle Application Server
3 12 (22.64%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (22.64%) MQSeries
3 12 (22.64%) OpenStack
3 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
4 11 (20.75%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Office
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 25 (47.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.89%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (66.04%) SAN
2 23 (43.40%) NAS
3 22 (41.51%) TCP/IP
4 21 (39.62%) Firewall
5 15 (28.30%) LDAP
6 10 (18.87%) DNS
7 8 (15.09%) FCoE
7 8 (15.09%) iSCSI
8 6 (11.32%) WAN
9 4 (7.55%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (5.66%) VLAN
11 1 (1.89%) DHCP
11 1 (1.89%) Kerberos
11 1 (1.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle Exadata
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
General
1 18 (33.96%) Finance
2 15 (28.30%) Banking
3 10 (18.87%) Financial Institution
4 7 (13.21%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Unix Engineer
2 17 (32.08%) Administrator
3 14 (26.42%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (20.75%) Unix Administrator
4 11 (20.75%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 10 (18.87%) Solaris Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (11.32%) AIX Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Storage Engineer
9 4 (7.55%) Consultant
9 4 (7.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (5.66%) Solaris Administrator
10 3 (5.66%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 2 (3.77%) Linux Specialist
11 2 (3.77%) Project Engineer
11 2 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
11 2 (3.77%) Unix Consultant
11 2 (3.77%) Unix Systems Engineer
11 2 (3.77%) Veritas Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (47.17%) J2EE
2 5 (9.43%) X-Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Regular Expression
4 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (49.06%) Clustering
2 13 (24.53%) Data Centre
3 7 (13.21%) Replication
4 6 (11.32%) Grid Computing
4 6 (11.32%) Management Information System
5 5 (9.43%) EMC Centera
5 5 (9.43%) EMC VMAX
5 5 (9.43%) EMC VNX
5 5 (9.43%) EMC VNXe
5 5 (9.43%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (94.34%) Linux
2 46 (86.79%) Solaris
2 46 (86.79%) Unix
3 37 (69.81%) AIX
4 32 (60.38%) SUSE
5 28 (52.83%) HPUX
6 17 (32.08%) Windows
7 13 (24.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (9.43%) Data ONTAP
8 5 (9.43%) Windows 2000
8 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) High Availability
2 19 (35.85%) Load Balancing
3 12 (22.64%) ITIL
3 12 (22.64%) Procure-to-Pay
4 11 (20.75%) Change Management
5 10 (18.87%) Asset Management
5 10 (18.87%) Investment Management
6 8 (15.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (15.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (15.09%) Unit Testing
7 7 (13.21%) Break/Fix
8 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
9 5 (9.43%) BCP
9 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (9.43%) Information Security
9 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (9.43%) Proactive Management
9 5 (9.43%) Requirements Management
9 5 (9.43%) Task Automation
9 5 (9.43%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) Shell Script
2 18 (33.96%) Korn
2 18 (33.96%) Perl
3 11 (20.75%) Bash Shell
4 10 (18.87%) C-shell
5 2 (3.77%) Python
6 1 (1.89%) Bourne shell
6 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Security Cleared
2 20 (37.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) PMO
2 3 (5.66%) GCP
3 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (58.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (47.17%) Hyper-V
3 23 (43.40%) KVM
4 15 (28.30%) Samba
5 13 (24.53%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (20.75%) NFS
7 10 (18.87%) SRDF
8 7 (13.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 7 (13.21%) Veritas File System
9 5 (9.43%) Firmware
9 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (1.89%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) OpenView
2 10 (18.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (9.43%) EMC TimeFinder
3 5 (9.43%) NetApp OnCommand
4 4 (7.55%) NetBackup
4 4 (7.55%) Puppet
5 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.77%) BladeLogic
6 2 (3.77%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Veritas
2 43 (81.13%) Red Hat
3 37 (69.81%) Oracle
4 32 (60.38%) Sun
4 32 (60.38%) VMware
5 28 (52.83%) Cisco
6 27 (50.94%) HP
7 25 (47.17%) PlateSpin
8 19 (35.85%) EMC
8 19 (35.85%) F5
9 12 (22.64%) Cognos
9 12 (22.64%) Opsware
10 7 (13.21%) Brocade
10 7 (13.21%) NetApp
11 6 (11.32%) Borland
11 6 (11.32%) IBM
12 5 (9.43%) 3PAR
13 4 (7.55%) Sybase
14 3 (5.66%) Hitachi
14 3 (5.66%) Symantec