Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Veritas File System skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas File System over the 6 months to 18 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 File System (VxFS)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 343 375 387
Rank change year-on-year +32 +12 -9
Contract jobs citing Veritas File System 28 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.060% 0.056%
As % of the System Software category 1.15% 0.46% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
South East median daily rate £425 £373 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.09% - -
England median daily rate £575 £350 £450
% change year-on-year +64.29% -22.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Veritas File System 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 2441 2153 2264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.62% 12.86% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1454 1272 1236
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 181 189 257
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 £10.25 £10.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.96 £39.40
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.56% +6.67%

Veritas File System
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Veritas File System in the South East

Veritas File System
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 File System in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas File System in the South East

Veritas File System
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 File System in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas File System in the South East

Veritas File System
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 File System within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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 +1 28 £425 +13.33%
Veritas File System
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas File System 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 File System.

1 28 (100.00%) Solaris
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
1 28 (100.00%) Unix
1 28 (100.00%) SAN
1 28 (100.00%) Veritas
1 28 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 28 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 26 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 26 (92.86%) Enterprise Storage
2 26 (92.86%) NetApp
2 26 (92.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 25 (89.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 25 (89.29%) Finance
4 24 (85.71%) VMware ESXi
4 24 (85.71%) Fibre Channel
4 24 (85.71%) NAS
4 24 (85.71%) Brocade
4 24 (85.71%) Load Balancing
4 24 (85.71%) NFS
4 24 (85.71%) Windows
4 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
5 21 (75.00%) Symantec
5 21 (75.00%) Legal
5 21 (75.00%) Migration
6 17 (60.71%) EMC
7 15 (53.57%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (21.43%) Sun
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle
9 5 (17.86%) Perl
9 5 (17.86%) SQL

Veritas File System
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 (10.71%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) SAN
2 24 (85.71%) Fibre Channel
2 24 (85.71%) NAS
3 5 (17.86%) FTP
3 5 (17.86%) SSH
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
General
1 25 (89.29%) Finance
2 21 (75.00%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) NetApp Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) Administrator
3 12 (42.86%) Storage Administrator
4 10 (35.71%) Solaris Administrator
5 7 (25.00%) Solaris Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) Unix Administrator
7 5 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 3 (10.71%) Storage Systems Administrator
10 2 (7.14%) SAN Administrator
10 2 (7.14%) SAN Storage Administrator
11 1 (3.57%) AIX Administrator
11 1 (3.57%) AIX Systems Administrator
11 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
11 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 1 (3.57%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 26 (92.86%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
1 28 (100.00%) Solaris
1 28 (100.00%) Unix
2 26 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (85.71%) Windows
4 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
5 2 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 24 (85.71%) Load Balancing
3 21 (75.00%) Migration
4 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.86%) High Availability
5 3 (10.71%) Change Management
5 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.57%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.57%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (3.57%) Server Patching
7 1 (3.57%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Perl
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Bourne shell
2 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
System Software
1 26 (92.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 24 (85.71%) NFS
2 24 (85.71%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Samba
5 1 (3.57%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 28 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 15 (53.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (17.86%) Puppet
3 5 (17.86%) SnapMirror
3 5 (17.86%) SnapVault
3 5 (17.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 4 (14.29%) Ansible
4 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (3.57%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 28 (100.00%) Veritas
2 26 (92.86%) NetApp
3 24 (85.71%) Brocade
3 24 (85.71%) Microsoft
4 21 (75.00%) Symantec
5 17 (60.71%) EMC
6 6 (21.43%) Oracle
6 6 (21.43%) Sun
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (3.57%) Sybase