The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Veritas Storage Foundation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas Storage Foundation over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation
England / South East
Rank 235 242 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Contract jobs citing Veritas Storage Foundation 10 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.24% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.27% 2.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 0
Median daily rate £400 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 -
% change year-on-year +3.22% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £50.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.50 -

Veritas Storage Foundation is in the systems management 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 systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 788 1002 1046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 10.04% 10.87% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 605 547
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 44 31
Median hourly rate £16.50 £45.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.33% +74.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.15 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £59.33 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Veritas Storage Foundation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Veritas Storage Foundation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas Storage Foundation in the South East

Veritas Storage Foundation
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 Storage Foundation in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Storage Foundation in the South East

Veritas Storage Foundation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veritas Storage Foundation in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veritas Storage Foundation in the South East

Veritas Storage Foundation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas Storage Foundation in the South East

Veritas Storage Foundation
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 Storage Foundation within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 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 +2 9 £438 +12.90%
Oxfordshire - 1 £260 -
Veritas Storage Foundation
England

Veritas Storage Foundation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Storage Foundation 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 Storage Foundation.

1 17 (100.00%) Veritas
2 15 (88.24%) SAN
2 15 (88.24%) Oracle
3 14 (82.35%) Solaris
3 14 (82.35%) Linux
3 14 (82.35%) Unix
3 14 (82.35%) FTP
3 14 (82.35%) Red Hat
3 14 (82.35%) Nagios
3 14 (82.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (82.35%) SSH
3 14 (82.35%) Brocade
3 14 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (82.35%) Veritas File System
3 14 (82.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 14 (82.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 14 (82.35%) High Availability
4 13 (76.47%) NAS
4 13 (76.47%) NetApp
4 13 (76.47%) Sun
5 11 (64.71%) EMC Navisphere
5 11 (64.71%) Load Balancing
5 11 (64.71%) iSCSI
5 11 (64.71%) NFS
5 11 (64.71%) Virtual Servers
6 10 (58.82%) Capacity Management
7 7 (41.18%) Finance
7 7 (41.18%) Replication
7 7 (41.18%) NetBackup
7 7 (41.18%) HPUX

Veritas Storage Foundation
Top Related 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 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) SAN
2 14 (82.35%) FTP
2 14 (82.35%) SSH
3 13 (76.47%) NAS
4 11 (64.71%) iSCSI
5 3 (17.65%) DHCP
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
6 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (11.76%) MS Access
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Administrator
2 12 (70.59%) Storage Administrator
3 11 (64.71%) Unix Administrator
4 9 (52.94%) SAN Administrator
4 9 (52.94%) SAN Storage Administrator
5 8 (47.06%) Solaris Administrator
6 5 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (23.53%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 4 (23.53%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
9 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (11.76%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
10 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 1 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
10 1 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
10 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
10 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (5.88%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (41.18%) Replication
3 4 (23.53%) EMC VNX
4 2 (11.76%) Clustering
4 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
4 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
1 14 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 14 (82.35%) Solaris
1 14 (82.35%) Unix
2 7 (41.18%) HPUX
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (82.35%) High Availability
2 11 (64.71%) Load Balancing
3 10 (58.82%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Perl
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 14 (82.35%) Veritas File System
2 11 (64.71%) NFS
2 11 (64.71%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) Nagios
2 11 (64.71%) EMC Navisphere
3 7 (41.18%) NetBackup
4 4 (23.53%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Netcool
5 2 (11.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Unicenter
6 1 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Veritas
2 15 (88.24%) Oracle
3 14 (82.35%) Brocade
3 14 (82.35%) Red Hat
4 13 (76.47%) NetApp
4 13 (76.47%) Sun
5 7 (41.18%) EMC
6 5 (29.41%) Symantec
7 3 (17.65%) HP
8 2 (11.76%) Citrix
8 2 (11.76%) Meridio
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (5.88%) 3PAR