Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 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 Cluster Server (VCS)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 343 348 373
Rank change year-on-year +5 +25 -11
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 34 34 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 1.39% 1.58% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 7
South East median daily rate £383 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.92% +0.65% -5.49%
10th Percentile £369 £358 £325
90th Percentile £386 £475 £515
England median daily rate £390 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% -2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 2450 2158 2278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.54% 12.86% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1456 1276 1241
South East median daily rate £392 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.53% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £144 £180 £163
90th Percentile £538 £538 £490
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 187 260
South East median hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.67% -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.26 £10.28 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.96 £39.10
England median hourly rate £16.57 £15.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.17% -1.56% +6.67%

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 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 17 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
Surrey -4 30 - -
West Sussex -5 3 £383 +4.79%
Thames Valley -9 1 £375 +66.67% 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £375 -
Veritas Cluster Server
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 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 South East region with a requirement for Veritas Cluster Server.

1 34 (100.00%) Solaris
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
1 34 (100.00%) Unix
1 34 (100.00%) Veritas
1 34 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 33 (97.06%) NetBackup
3 32 (94.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (91.18%) Fibre Channel
4 31 (91.18%) Brocade
5 30 (88.24%) SAN
6 26 (76.47%) NetApp
6 26 (76.47%) Veritas File System
6 26 (76.47%) Enterprise Storage
7 24 (70.59%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (70.59%) NAS
7 24 (70.59%) Performance Monitoring
7 24 (70.59%) Windows
7 24 (70.59%) NFS
7 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
7 24 (70.59%) Load Balancing
8 23 (67.65%) Finance
8 23 (67.65%) EMC
9 22 (64.71%) Migration
10 21 (61.76%) Legal
10 21 (61.76%) Symantec
11 15 (44.12%) Norton AntiVirus
12 13 (38.24%) Sun
12 13 (38.24%) Oracle
12 13 (38.24%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 11 (32.35%) Perl

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 31 (91.18%) Fibre Channel
2 30 (88.24%) SAN
3 24 (70.59%) NAS
4 5 (14.71%) FTP
4 5 (14.71%) SSH
5 1 (2.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 23 (67.65%) Finance
2 21 (61.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) NetApp Engineer
2 19 (55.88%) Administrator
3 12 (35.29%) Solaris Administrator
3 12 (35.29%) Storage Administrator
3 12 (35.29%) Unix Administrator
4 7 (20.59%) Solaris Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Storage Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (20.59%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) SAN Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) SAN Storage Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 26 (76.47%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
1 34 (100.00%) Solaris
1 34 (100.00%) Unix
2 32 (94.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (70.59%) Windows
4 7 (20.59%) CentOS
5 3 (8.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Load Balancing
1 24 (70.59%) Performance Monitoring
2 22 (64.71%) Migration
3 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
5 6 (17.65%) Change Management
6 5 (14.71%) High Availability
7 4 (11.76%) ITIL
8 3 (8.82%) Benchmarking
8 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
8 3 (8.82%) Information Security
8 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.82%) QMS
8 3 (8.82%) Quality Management
8 3 (8.82%) Server Hardening
8 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.88%) Project Management
10 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
10 1 (2.94%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) Perl
2 7 (20.59%) AWK
2 7 (20.59%) Bourne shell
2 7 (20.59%) Korn
2 7 (20.59%) Shell Script
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) RHCE
1 8 (23.53%) RHCSA
2 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 7 (20.59%) OCA
2 7 (20.59%) OCP
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (76.47%) Veritas File System
2 24 (70.59%) NFS
2 24 (70.59%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (20.59%) GlusterFS
4 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (97.06%) NetBackup
2 15 (44.12%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (38.24%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle ZFS
4 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Satellite
4 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 5 (14.71%) SnapMirror
5 5 (14.71%) SnapVault
6 4 (11.76%) Ansible
6 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (11.76%) Puppet
7 1 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 34 (100.00%) Veritas
2 31 (91.18%) Brocade
3 26 (76.47%) NetApp
4 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 23 (67.65%) EMC
6 21 (61.76%) Symantec
7 13 (38.24%) Oracle
7 13 (38.24%) Sun
8 8 (23.53%) VMware
9 7 (20.59%) HP
9 7 (20.59%) StorageTek