Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas Cluster Server over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 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 Cluster Server (VCS)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 355 322 336
Rank change year-on-year -33 +14 +27
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 27 38 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 1.12% 1.89% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 52
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% -15.38%
10th Percentile £380 £383 £358
90th Percentile £529 £484 £517
England median daily rate £481 £400 £440
% change year-on-year +20.31% -9.09% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
South East median hourly rate £49.50 - £51.00
England median hourly rate £49.50 - £51.00

Veritas Cluster Server 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 the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2,416 2,011 2,503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.06% 12.52% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,328 1,152 1,524
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £184 £163 £180
90th Percentile £563 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 179 197
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +8.20% -9.83%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.48 £11.48
90th Percentile £44.35 £44.00 £46.60
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +3.13% +4.92% -4.69%

Veritas Cluster Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Veritas Cluster Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the South East

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the South East

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server in the South East over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veritas Cluster Server in the South East

Veritas Cluster Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas Cluster Server in the South East

Veritas Cluster Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. 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
Thames Valley -1 13 £400 +6.67%
Buckinghamshire - 13 £400 -
Surrey -40 9 £463 +5.71%
West Sussex 0 4 £383 -
Veritas Cluster Server
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (85.19%) Veritas
2 23 (85.19%) Red Hat
3 22 (81.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (77.78%) VMware
4 21 (77.78%) Solaris
5 19 (70.37%) Unix
6 18 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (62.96%) Oracle
8 14 (51.85%) Perl
8 14 (51.85%) Change Management
8 14 (51.85%) RHCE
8 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (48.15%) Bash Shell
9 13 (48.15%) Clustering
10 11 (40.74%) Brocade
10 11 (40.74%) NetBackup
10 11 (40.74%) AIX
10 11 (40.74%) Ansible
11 10 (37.04%) Sun
11 10 (37.04%) SAN
11 10 (37.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Satellite
12 9 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
12 9 (33.33%) EMC
13 8 (29.63%) High Availability
14 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 7 (25.93%) Cobbler
14 7 (25.93%) Bourne shell

Veritas Cluster Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) SAN
2 9 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (22.22%) FTP
4 4 (14.81%) NAS
5 3 (11.11%) DVB
5 3 (11.11%) HTTP
5 3 (11.11%) SSH
5 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) DB2
2 2 (7.41%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (3.70%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Administrator
2 14 (51.85%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (44.44%) Linux Administrator
3 12 (44.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 10 (37.04%) Unix Administrator
5 6 (22.22%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 5 (18.52%) Solaris Administrator
7 4 (14.81%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 4 (14.81%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (11.11%) Storage Administrator
8 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (11.11%) VMWare Administrator
9 2 (7.41%) DB2 Administrator
9 2 (7.41%) DB2 DBA
9 2 (7.41%) DBA
10 1 (3.70%) Incident Coordinator
10 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Storage Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) JSON
1 3 (11.11%) XML
1 3 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Clustering
2 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 7 (25.93%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
5 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (11.11%) MPEG
7 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
7 2 (7.41%) EMC VNX
8 1 (3.70%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (3.70%) HACMP
8 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
8 1 (3.70%) Replication
8 1 (3.70%) STB
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (77.78%) Solaris
4 19 (70.37%) Unix
5 11 (40.74%) AIX
6 7 (25.93%) CentOS
7 6 (22.22%) Windows
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (51.85%) Change Management
3 8 (29.63%) High Availability
4 7 (25.93%) Benchmarking
4 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
4 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL
5 6 (22.22%) Information Security
5 6 (22.22%) Server Hardening
6 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
6 4 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (14.81%) QMS
6 4 (14.81%) Quality Management
7 3 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (11.11%) DRM
7 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Test Management
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (7.41%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Perl
2 13 (48.15%) Bash Shell
3 7 (25.93%) AWK
3 7 (25.93%) Bourne shell
3 7 (25.93%) Korn
3 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) Java
6 3 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) RHCE
2 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) RHCSA
3 4 (14.81%) OCA
3 4 (14.81%) OCP
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.70%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.93%) GlusterFS
3 3 (11.11%) NFS
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (11.11%) Veritas File System
3 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (11.11%) vSphere
4 2 (7.41%) Docker
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.70%) GPFS
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) Ansible
1 11 (40.74%) NetBackup
2 10 (37.04%) Red Hat Satellite
2 10 (37.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 7 (25.93%) Cobbler
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle ZFS
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (11.11%) Data Guard
4 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (11.11%) vCenter Server
5 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (7.41%) Puppet
5 2 (7.41%) SnapMirror
5 2 (7.41%) SnapVault
5 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
6 1 (3.70%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (3.70%) Nagios
6 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Red Hat
1 23 (85.19%) Veritas
2 21 (77.78%) VMware
3 17 (62.96%) Oracle
4 11 (40.74%) Brocade
5 10 (37.04%) Sun
6 9 (33.33%) EMC
7 7 (25.93%) Centrify
7 7 (25.93%) HP
7 7 (25.93%) StorageTek
8 3 (11.11%) NetApp
9 2 (7.41%) Cisco
9 2 (7.41%) IBM
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.70%) Dell
10 1 (3.70%) Intel
10 1 (3.70%) Sybase
10 1 (3.70%) Symantec