Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 360 310 337
Rank change year-on-year -50 +27 +23
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 22 46 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 0.93% 2.38% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 40
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - +2.21%
10th Percentile £381 £393 £358
90th Percentile £589 £489 £538
England median daily rate £575 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +35.29% -3.41% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
South East median hourly rate £49.50 - £51.00
10th Percentile £48.75 - £47.20
90th Percentile £50.25 - £53.81
England median hourly rate £49.50 £60.00 £51.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +17.65% +30.77%

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 2,356 1,932 2,347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.05% 12.35% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,254 1,064 1,410
South East median daily rate £401 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.55% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £150 £172 £183
90th Percentile £575 £544 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 175 220
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.29 £11.44
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.45 £49.55
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 14 £375 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 12 - -
Surrey -51 7 £538 +34.38%
Berkshire -13 1 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £375 -
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England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 20 (90.91%) Solaris
3 19 (86.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (77.27%) Veritas
4 17 (77.27%) Red Hat
5 14 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (63.64%) VMware
5 14 (63.64%) Unix
6 12 (54.55%) AIX
6 12 (54.55%) Oracle
6 12 (54.55%) Clustering
7 11 (50.00%) RHCE
8 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
9 9 (40.91%) Cobbler
10 8 (36.36%) Change Management
10 8 (36.36%) SAN
10 8 (36.36%) Sun
11 7 (31.82%) Perl
11 7 (31.82%) NetBackup
11 7 (31.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 7 (31.82%) High Availability
11 7 (31.82%) Ansible
11 7 (31.82%) Brocade
12 6 (27.27%) SLA
12 6 (27.27%) EMC
13 5 (22.73%) HP
13 5 (22.73%) ITIL
13 5 (22.73%) Finance
13 5 (22.73%) Management Information System

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 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (18.18%) NAS
4 3 (13.64%) FTP
4 3 (13.64%) SSH
5 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.55%) SMS
5 1 (4.55%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
2 2 (9.09%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (4.55%) OLTP
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Administrator
2 11 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (45.45%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (40.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (31.82%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (13.64%) Storage Administrator
6 3 (13.64%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) DB2 Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) DB2 DBA
7 2 (9.09%) DBA
7 2 (9.09%) Solaris Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) VMWare Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Linux Support
8 1 (4.55%) NetBackup Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Systems Support
8 1 (4.55%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Flash
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Clustering
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 2 (9.09%) EMC VNX
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.55%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (4.55%) HACMP
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
5 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 20 (90.91%) Solaris
3 19 (86.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (63.64%) Unix
5 12 (54.55%) AIX
6 3 (13.64%) CentOS
6 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 1 (4.55%) HPUX
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (36.36%) Change Management
3 7 (31.82%) High Availability
4 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Benchmarking
6 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
6 3 (13.64%) Information Security
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Server Hardening
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
8 1 (4.55%) Open Source Development
8 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (4.55%) Security Patching
8 1 (4.55%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
2 7 (31.82%) Perl
3 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.64%) AWK
4 3 (13.64%) Bourne shell
4 3 (13.64%) Korn
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) RHCE
2 2 (9.09%) RHCSA
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) OCA
3 1 (4.55%) OCP
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) GlusterFS
2 3 (13.64%) NFS
2 3 (13.64%) Veritas File System
3 2 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.55%) GPFS
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Cobbler
2 7 (31.82%) Ansible
2 7 (31.82%) NetBackup
2 7 (31.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (13.64%) Puppet
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (9.09%) Nagios
5 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (9.09%) SnapMirror
5 2 (9.09%) SnapVault
5 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
6 1 (4.55%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Red Hat
1 17 (77.27%) Veritas
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 12 (54.55%) Oracle
4 8 (36.36%) Sun
5 7 (31.82%) Brocade
6 6 (27.27%) EMC
7 5 (22.73%) HP
8 4 (18.18%) Centrify
9 3 (13.64%) IBM
9 3 (13.64%) NetApp
9 3 (13.64%) StorageTek
10 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
11 1 (4.55%) Dell
11 1 (4.55%) Intel
11 1 (4.55%) Sybase
11 1 (4.55%) Symantec