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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 252 245
Rank change year-on-year +17 -7  
Contract jobs citing Veritas Cluster Server 13 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.29% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.34% 2.26% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 24 9
Median daily rate £383 £388 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.29% -16.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £388 £338
% change year-on-year -1.29% +14.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £51.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.00 -

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

Contract System Software Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 968 1149 1242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 12.42% 13.03% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 679 614
Median daily rate £400 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 101 151
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £20.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.91% +14.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.73 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% +24.28%  

Veritas Cluster Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +4 9 - - 2
West Sussex +13 3 £383 +4.79%
Oxfordshire - 1 £375 -
Veritas Cluster Server
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 45 (100.00%) Unix
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
1 45 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 35 (77.78%) Oracle
3 33 (73.33%) Solaris
3 33 (73.33%) Veritas
4 31 (68.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (64.44%) SAN
6 28 (62.22%) Sun
7 27 (60.00%) NetBackup
8 25 (55.56%) NAS
8 25 (55.56%) Veritas File System
8 25 (55.56%) Enterprise Storage
9 21 (46.67%) Brocade
10 20 (44.44%) High Availability
10 20 (44.44%) Finance
10 20 (44.44%) Symantec
11 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
11 17 (37.78%) EMC
11 17 (37.78%) Windows
11 17 (37.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 16 (35.56%) Legal
13 15 (33.33%) Change Management
13 15 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (28.89%) Load Balancing
14 13 (28.89%) Fibre Channel
14 13 (28.89%) Service Delivery
14 13 (28.89%) VMware
14 13 (28.89%) NFS
14 13 (28.89%) NetApp

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 1 (2.22%) SAS
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (64.44%) SAN
2 25 (55.56%) NAS
3 13 (28.89%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (20.00%) FTP
4 9 (20.00%) SSH
5 8 (17.78%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.11%) MySQL
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.89%) InterSystems Cache
4 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Administrator
1 27 (60.00%) Unix Administrator
2 20 (44.44%) Storage Administrator
3 19 (42.22%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (42.22%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 15 (33.33%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 14 (31.11%) Solaris Administrator
6 11 (24.44%) DBA
7 7 (15.56%) SAN Administrator
7 7 (15.56%) SAN Storage Administrator
7 7 (15.56%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 6 (13.33%) SQL DBA
9 5 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (11.11%) NetApp Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
10 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared DBA
11 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL DBA
12 2 (4.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 2 (4.44%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
13 1 (2.22%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 25 (55.56%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (15.56%) Clustering
2 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.11%) HACMP
4 4 (8.89%) EMC VNX
4 4 (8.89%) Replication
5 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Linux
1 45 (100.00%) Unix
2 33 (73.33%) Solaris
3 31 (68.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (37.78%) Windows
5 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (15.56%) CentOS
7 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (11.11%) AIX
8 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (8.89%) HPUX
10 1 (2.22%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) High Availability
2 15 (33.33%) Change Management
2 15 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (28.89%) Load Balancing
3 13 (28.89%) Service Delivery
4 12 (26.67%) Problem Management
5 11 (24.44%) Change Control
6 8 (17.78%) ITIL
7 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
7 7 (15.56%) Performance Optimisation
8 6 (13.33%) Migration
9 5 (11.11%) Capacity Management
9 5 (11.11%) Patch Management
9 5 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (6.67%) Benchmarking
10 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
10 3 (6.67%) Information Security
10 3 (6.67%) QMS
10 3 (6.67%) Quality Management
10 3 (6.67%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) SQL
2 11 (24.44%) Perl
3 7 (15.56%) AWK
3 7 (15.56%) Bourne shell
3 7 (15.56%) Korn
3 7 (15.56%) Shell Script
4 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.78%) RHCE
3 8 (17.78%) RHCSA
4 7 (15.56%) Degree
4 7 (15.56%) OCA
4 7 (15.56%) OCP
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (55.56%) Veritas File System
2 13 (28.89%) NFS
3 8 (17.78%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (15.56%) GlusterFS
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (8.89%) vSphere
7 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 17 (37.78%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 10 (22.22%) Nagios
4 9 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (17.78%) EMC Navisphere
6 7 (15.56%) Oracle ZFS
6 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Satellite
6 7 (15.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 5 (11.11%) Data Guard
7 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 5 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (8.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 35 (77.78%) Oracle
3 33 (73.33%) Veritas
4 28 (62.22%) Sun
5 21 (46.67%) Brocade
6 20 (44.44%) Symantec
7 17 (37.78%) EMC
7 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
8 13 (28.89%) NetApp
8 13 (28.89%) VMware
9 7 (15.56%) HP
9 7 (15.56%) StorageTek
10 5 (11.11%) IBM
11 2 (4.44%) Arqiva
12 1 (2.22%) Nimble Storage
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