The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 / Scotland
Rank - 101 125
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 0 29 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 1.13% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category - 9.27% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 140 313 235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 8.09% 12.15% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 165 110
Median daily rate £375 £390 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +14.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £249 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £33.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -52.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £16.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.00 £110.00
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Veritas Volume Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Volume Manager in Scotland

Veritas Volume Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas Volume Manager in Scotland

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for Veritas Volume Manager.

1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
2 6 (85.71%) NetBackup
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 6 (85.71%) MCSE
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Change Control
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (71.43%) Server Building
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Time Management
4 4 (57.14%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) SUSE
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (14.29%) PlateSpin
5 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 1 (14.29%) iPlanet

Veritas Volume Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (85.71%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) iPlanet
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Clustering
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) HPUX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Change Control
1 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Server Building
2 5 (71.43%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) MCSE
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) KVM
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Clustering
1 6 (85.71%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Veritas
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) PlateSpin
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Sun