The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Veeam products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veeam over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veeam
Rank 136 127 132
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Veeam 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.071% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.17% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£370 - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
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England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1480 1193 1464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.47% 42.44% 47.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 836 563 668
Average daily rate £350 £325 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £541 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 105 109
Average hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.22 £44.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Veeam
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Veeam Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Veeam
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Veeam Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Veeam
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Veeam Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Veeam
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veeam within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester -8 3 £370 - 3
Cheshire - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
Veeam
England

Veeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Symantec
3 7 (43.75%) SAN
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (37.50%) Citrix
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) McAfee
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (31.25%) SCCM
5 5 (31.25%) CA
5 5 (31.25%) Sophos
5 5 (31.25%) SAP
5 5 (31.25%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (31.25%) Adobe
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
5 5 (31.25%) NAS
5 5 (31.25%) Replication
5 5 (31.25%) Becrypt
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (25.00%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
7 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
7 3 (18.75%) MCITP

Veeam
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) NAS
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN
6 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
7 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
7 1 (6.25%) DHCP
7 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.25%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Support Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Architect
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Software Licensing Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Replication
2 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) MCITP
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Symantec
3 6 (37.50%) McAfee
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix
4 5 (31.25%) CA
4 5 (31.25%) SAP
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) Adobe
4 5 (31.25%) Sophos
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
4 5 (31.25%) Becrypt
5 4 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (18.75%) Veritas
7 1 (6.25%) IBM
7 1 (6.25%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
7 1 (6.25%) Spiceworks