Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 6 months to 24 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.

Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 884 862 877
Rank change year-on-year -22 +15 -15
Contract jobs citing Veritas Storage Foundation 12 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.023% 0.015%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.10% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 11
UK median daily rate £379 £365 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.77% -15.12% +1.18%
10th Percentile £222 £330 £380
90th Percentile £386 £390 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £365 £433
% change year-on-year +3.77% -15.61% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Veritas Storage Foundation is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11655 11610 9836
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.31% 11.06% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7885 7436 6009
UK median daily rate £475 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +11.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £231
90th Percentile £625 £588 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 287 269 337
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.73 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.58% +8.93% -3.43%
10th Percentile £10.97 £12.50 £11.10
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -25.58% +12.98% -5.13%

Veritas Storage Foundation
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Veritas Storage Foundation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Veritas Storage Foundation in the UK

Veritas Storage Foundation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Veritas Storage Foundation.

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Storage Foundation in the UK

Veritas Storage Foundation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veritas Storage Foundation over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veritas Storage Foundation in the UK

Veritas Storage Foundation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas Storage Foundation in the UK

Veritas Storage Foundation
Top 5 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 24 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
UK excluding London +22 12 £379 +3.77%
England -19 12 £379 +3.77%
South East -4 11 £383 +4.79%
West Midlands - 1 £173 -
Midlands - 1 £173 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 with a requirement for Veritas Storage Foundation.

1 12 (100.00%) Veritas
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 11 (91.67%) Sun
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 11 (91.67%) Solaris
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (83.33%) NetBackup
4 9 (75.00%) Perl
4 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (66.67%) Brocade
5 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (66.67%) SAN
6 6 (50.00%) RHCE
6 6 (50.00%) VMware
6 6 (50.00%) EMC
6 6 (50.00%) RHCSA
7 5 (41.67%) GlusterFS
7 5 (41.67%) Veritas File System
7 5 (41.67%) High Availability
7 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Satellite
7 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 5 (41.67%) CentOS
7 5 (41.67%) Bourne shell
7 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
7 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (41.67%) Degree

Veritas Storage Foundation
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (25.00%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) FTP
2 5 (41.67%) SSH
3 3 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Administrator
1 10 (83.33%) Unix Administrator
2 6 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 5 (41.67%) Storage Administrator
4 4 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (25.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (16.67%) SAN Administrator
6 2 (16.67%) SAN Storage Administrator
7 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Flash
1 1 (8.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Solaris
1 11 (91.67%) Unix
2 9 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (41.67%) CentOS
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) High Availability
2 5 (41.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Benchmarking
5 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) QMS
5 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
5 2 (16.67%) Server Hardening
6 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
6 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
6 1 (8.33%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Perl
2 5 (41.67%) AWK
2 5 (41.67%) Bourne shell
2 5 (41.67%) Korn
2 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) RHCE
1 6 (50.00%) RHCSA
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) OCA
2 5 (41.67%) OCP
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (41.67%) GlusterFS
2 5 (41.67%) Veritas File System
3 3 (25.00%) NFS
3 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 5 (41.67%) SnapMirror
2 5 (41.67%) SnapVault
3 4 (33.33%) Ansible
3 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (33.33%) Puppet
4 1 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Veritas
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 11 (91.67%) Sun
3 8 (66.67%) Brocade
4 6 (50.00%) EMC
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) HP
5 5 (41.67%) NetApp
5 5 (41.67%) StorageTek
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft