The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 29 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.

Veritas Volume Manager (VxVM)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 126 123
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3  
Contract jobs citing Veritas Volume Manager 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.045% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.50% 1.30% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -9.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £464
% change year-on-year +2.77% -3.06%  
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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 200 231 299
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 8.94% 8.41% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 106 125
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £202 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £369 £350
% change year-on-year -5.08% +5.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 61
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -21.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.00 £26.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.10%  

Veritas Volume Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Veritas Volume Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veritas Volume Manager in the West Midlands

Veritas Volume Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veritas Volume Manager in the West Midlands

Veritas Volume Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Birmingham - 1 £450 -
Veritas Volume Manager
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Veritas Volume Manager.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Veritas Volume Manager
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Solaris Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat