The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Veritas Volume Manager skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veritas Volume Manager 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 Volume Manager (VxVM)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 579 607
Rank change year-on-year -4 +28  
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 24 72 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.14% 0.061%
As % of the System Software category 0.46% 1.08% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 48 19
Median daily rate £390 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.23% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £224 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £515 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £367 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -13.64% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Veritas Volume Manager 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 with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 5251 6694 5913
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.17% 12.61% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3369 4129 3336
Median daily rate £402 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £203 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 307 469 616
Median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.02 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% +24.28%  

Veritas Volume Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Veritas Volume Manager in the UK

Veritas Volume Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Volume Manager in the UK

Veritas Volume Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veritas Volume Manager in the UK

Veritas Volume Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas Volume Manager in the UK

Veritas Volume Manager
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager within the UK 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
England +3 24 £390 -8.23% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne +79 9 £323 +43.97% 3
Tyne and Wear +76 9 £323 +43.97% 3
North East +71 9 £323 +43.97% 3
Bristol - 5 £423 -
South West - 5 £423 -
London -31 3 £525 +16.66%
Cheshire +26 2 £438 -2.77%
South East +22 2 £425 -5.55%
North West +18 2 £438 -2.77%
Surrey -1 2 £425 -5.55%
Midlands - 2 £363 - 1
Yorkshire +25 1 £500 +37.93%
Sheffield +11 1 £500 +25.00%
South Yorkshire +6 1 £500 +37.93%
Camberley +5 1 £425 -2.85%
City of London -5 1 £525 +16.66%

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 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 Volume Manager.

1 34 (97.14%) Linux
2 33 (94.29%) Veritas
3 29 (82.86%) Unix
4 28 (80.00%) Solaris
5 27 (77.14%) Red Hat
6 23 (65.71%) AIX
7 22 (62.86%) Oracle
7 22 (62.86%) Sun
8 20 (57.14%) TCP/IP
9 19 (54.29%) SUSE
10 18 (51.43%) Clustering
11 17 (48.57%) Cisco
11 17 (48.57%) HPUX
12 16 (45.71%) JBoss
12 16 (45.71%) WebLogic
12 16 (45.71%) Apache
12 16 (45.71%) Tomcat
12 16 (45.71%) Firewall
12 16 (45.71%) iPlanet
12 16 (45.71%) Oracle Application Server
12 16 (45.71%) Load Balancing
12 16 (45.71%) F5
12 16 (45.71%) High Availability
13 15 (42.86%) SAN
13 15 (42.86%) J2EE
14 13 (37.14%) VMware
14 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
15 11 (31.43%) HP
15 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
15 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Veritas Volume Manager
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 16 (45.71%) Apache
1 16 (45.71%) iPlanet
1 16 (45.71%) JBoss
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle Application Server
1 16 (45.71%) Tomcat
1 16 (45.71%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.86%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 16 (45.71%) Firewall
3 15 (42.86%) SAN
4 5 (14.29%) DNS
4 5 (14.29%) LDAP
4 5 (14.29%) NAS
5 1 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) FCoE
5 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.86%) VLAN
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Administrator
2 15 (42.86%) Unix Administrator
3 12 (34.29%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (34.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 9 (25.71%) Linux Administrator
5 8 (22.86%) Solaris Administrator
5 8 (22.86%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 7 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 7 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
7 5 (14.29%) Consultant
7 5 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (14.29%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (11.43%) AIX Administrator
8 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) Solaris Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) Unix Systems Engineer
10 2 (5.71%) AIX Systems Administrator
10 2 (5.71%) Senior Unix Administrator
10 2 (5.71%) Unix Analyst
10 2 (5.71%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) J2EE
2 5 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Clustering
2 8 (22.86%) Replication
3 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.57%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (8.57%) Symmetrix
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Linux
2 29 (82.86%) Unix
3 28 (80.00%) Solaris
4 23 (65.71%) AIX
5 19 (54.29%) SUSE
6 17 (48.57%) HPUX
7 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (14.29%) Windows
9 3 (8.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (8.57%) VMS
10 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) High Availability
1 16 (45.71%) Load Balancing
2 10 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) Change Management
4 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.57%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (5.71%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.86%) Kernel Tuning
6 1 (2.86%) Open Source
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.86%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) Perl
1 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
2 3 (8.57%) Korn
3 2 (5.71%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Bourne shell
4 1 (2.86%) C-shell
4 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) RHCA
3 1 (2.86%) RHCE
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (20.00%) KVM
3 5 (14.29%) Veritas File System
4 4 (11.43%) NFS
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (11.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (8.57%) SRDF
6 2 (5.71%) Samba
7 1 (2.86%) Sendmail
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Puppet
2 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (8.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.86%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.86%) Nagios
5 1 (2.86%) OpenView
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.86%) vMotion
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Veritas
2 27 (77.14%) Red Hat
3 22 (62.86%) Oracle
3 22 (62.86%) Sun
4 17 (48.57%) Cisco
5 16 (45.71%) F5
6 13 (37.14%) VMware
7 11 (31.43%) HP
8 8 (22.86%) EMC
9 7 (20.00%) PlateSpin
10 6 (17.14%) IBM
11 3 (8.57%) NetApp
12 2 (5.71%) Sybase
13 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
13 1 (2.86%) Cognos
13 1 (2.86%) Dell
13 1 (2.86%) Hitachi
13 1 (2.86%) Opsware
13 1 (2.86%) Splunk
13 1 (2.86%) Symantec
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