The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 3 months to 28 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.

Veritas File System (VxFS)
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 399 419 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 -  
Contract jobs citing Veritas File System 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.031% -
As % of the System Software category 0.14% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.31% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £475 -
% change year-on-year -12.63% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £39.25

Veritas File System 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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2143 2212 1994
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.99% 9.92% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1485 1527 1312
Median daily rate £450 £440 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -3.97% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 90 135
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.37 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.76 £29.00 £26.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.45% +4.10%  

Veritas File System
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Veritas File System as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas File System in London

Veritas File System
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas File System in London

Veritas File System
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas File System in London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 London region with a requirement for Veritas File System.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) VMS
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Symmetrix
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) NAS

Veritas File System
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) AIX Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) VMS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (100.00%) SRDF
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) VMware