The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Veeam products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veeam over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Veeam Software.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veeam
Rank 533 551 528
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Contract jobs citing Veeam 56 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.037% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 4 6
Average daily rate
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£413 £270 £236
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £398 £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £245 £208
% change year-on-year
+51.02% +18.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.50 -
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22961 21811 21448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.52% 46.18% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13942 12692 11463
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1036 1320
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.08 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Veeam
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Veeam across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Veeam Jobs Demand Trend in England

Veeam
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Veeam across the England region.

Veeam Daily Rate Trend in England

Veeam
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veeam across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Veeam Daily Rate Histogram in England

Veeam
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Veeam across the England region.

Veeam Hourly Rate Trend in England

Veeam
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veeam within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +47 36 £425 +54.54% 4
East of England -9 9 £550 +150.00% 1
South West -18 5 £250 -44.44% 2
North West -6 3 £370 - 1
South East -19 2 £384 +44.81% 16
Yorkshire - 1 £275 - 1
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 7
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Veeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Veeam also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Veeam.

1 90 (89.11%) VMware
2 81 (80.20%) Windows
3 65 (64.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 58 (57.43%) Microsoft
4 58 (57.43%) Citrix
5 55 (54.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (48.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 48 (47.52%) Active Directory
8 45 (44.55%) SAN
9 42 (41.58%) MS Exchange
10 38 (37.62%) HP
11 33 (32.67%) XenApp
12 32 (31.68%) Replication
13 31 (30.69%) Windows Server 2012
14 29 (28.71%) Exchange Server 2010
14 29 (28.71%) Hyper-V
15 27 (26.73%) Firewall
16 26 (25.74%) Cisco
17 25 (24.75%) Exchange Server 2007
18 24 (23.76%) Exchange Server 2003
18 24 (23.76%) NetApp
18 24 (23.76%) Windows XP
19 23 (22.77%) Microsoft Certification
19 23 (22.77%) Backup Exec
19 23 (22.77%) Symantec
20 21 (20.79%) SharePoint
20 21 (20.79%) MCSE
20 21 (20.79%) NAS
20 21 (20.79%) NetScaler
21 18 (17.82%) vSphere

Veeam
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Veeam also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Veeam. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 42 (41.58%) MS Exchange
2 29 (28.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (24.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (23.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 21 (20.79%) SharePoint
6 13 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (7.92%) IIS
8 7 (6.93%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.98%) Zimbra
9 2 (1.98%) Lync
9 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.98%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Office
2 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.99%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.99%) PrintSoft PReS
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) Office 365
2 5 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.96%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (44.55%) SAN
2 27 (26.73%) Firewall
3 21 (20.79%) NAS
3 21 (20.79%) NetScaler
4 16 (15.84%) TCP/IP
5 15 (14.85%) DNS
6 12 (11.88%) VPN
7 11 (10.89%) DHCP
8 8 (7.92%) VLAN
8 8 (7.92%) VoIP
9 6 (5.94%) WAN
9 6 (5.94%) FTP
10 5 (4.95%) LAN
11 3 (2.97%) Wireless
11 3 (2.97%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.97%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (1.98%) SSL
12 2 (1.98%) ADSL
13 1 (0.99%) ATM
13 1 (0.99%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.98%) MySQL
6 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
General
1 17 (16.83%) Finance
2 2 (1.98%) Local Government
2 2 (1.98%) Marketing
3 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.99%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (16.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (15.84%) Consultant
3 13 (12.87%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (10.89%) Analyst
5 10 (9.90%) Server Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) Administrator
6 7 (6.93%) Storage Administrator
6 7 (6.93%) Wintel Analyst
7 6 (5.94%) VMware Consultant
7 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 6 (5.94%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Server Administrator
8 5 (4.95%) Windows Administrator
8 5 (4.95%) SAN Administrator
8 5 (4.95%) HP Storage Administrator
9 4 (3.96%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (2.97%) Technical Support
10 3 (2.97%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (2.97%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.91%) Middleware
2 2 (1.98%) Web Services
3 1 (0.99%) Flash
3 1 (0.99%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.99%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 32 (31.68%) Replication
2 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.92%) Fat Client
3 8 (7.92%) Thin Client
4 6 (5.94%) Clustering
5 3 (2.97%) iPhone
5 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.98%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.98%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.99%) CCTV
7 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.99%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 81 (80.20%) Windows
2 55 (54.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (48.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (30.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (23.76%) Windows XP
6 11 (10.89%) Windows 8
7 5 (4.95%) Linux
8 3 (2.97%) Android
9 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.98%) Scientific Linux
9 2 (1.98%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.98%) UNIX
9 2 (1.98%) Solaris
10 1 (0.99%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.99%) VMS
10 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.84%) Migration
2 12 (11.88%) ITIL
3 9 (8.91%) Project Management
4 8 (7.92%) Low Latency
4 8 (7.92%) Incident Management
4 8 (7.92%) ITSM
5 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
5 6 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.96%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.97%) Change Management
7 3 (2.97%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.98%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (1.98%) Coaching
8 2 (1.98%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (1.98%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (1.98%) Business Continuity
9 1 (0.99%) CRM
9 1 (0.99%) E-Commerce
9 1 (0.99%) ERP
9 1 (0.99%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.88%) SQL
2 11 (10.89%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.92%) VBScript
4 7 (6.93%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (22.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (20.79%) MCSE
3 15 (14.85%) MCTS
4 9 (8.91%) CCNA
4 9 (8.91%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (5.94%) MCP
6 6 (5.94%) MCSA
7 4 (3.96%) MCITP
8 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.98%) RHCE
9 1 (0.99%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.99%) CCA
9 1 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.99%) Degree
9 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.96%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (64.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (47.52%) Active Directory
3 33 (32.67%) XenApp
4 29 (28.71%) Hyper-V
5 18 (17.82%) vSphere
6 14 (13.86%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (12.87%) XenDesktop
8 10 (9.90%) VMware ESX
9 9 (8.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 8 (7.92%) VMware Server
11 7 (6.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (4.95%) Terminal Services
12 5 (4.95%) XenServer
13 4 (3.96%) vCloud
14 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (1.98%) NFS
15 1 (0.99%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 23 (22.77%) Backup Exec
2 18 (17.82%) SCCM
3 16 (15.84%) SCOM
4 12 (11.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (9.90%) HP SIM
6 8 (7.92%) EdgeSight
6 8 (7.92%) SCVMM
7 7 (6.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (5.94%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (4.95%) Tivoli
10 4 (3.96%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (2.97%) OpenView
11 3 (2.97%) NetBackup
11 3 (2.97%) Legato
11 3 (2.97%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.99%) CiscoWorks
12 1 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.99%) ARCserve
12 1 (0.99%) WSUS
12 1 (0.99%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 90 (89.11%) VMware
2 58 (57.43%) Microsoft
2 58 (57.43%) Citrix
3 38 (37.62%) HP
4 26 (25.74%) Cisco
5 24 (23.76%) NetApp
6 23 (22.77%) Symantec
7 18 (17.82%) Dell
8 14 (13.86%) IBM
9 12 (11.88%) Veritas
10 11 (10.89%) CA
11 10 (9.90%) EMC
12 8 (7.92%) 3PAR
12 8 (7.92%) Nimsoft
13 7 (6.93%) Kaspersky
13 7 (6.93%) ServiceNow
14 5 (4.95%) Sophos
14 5 (4.95%) SonicWALL
15 4 (3.96%) Brocade
15 4 (3.96%) McAfee