The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Veeam products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Veeam over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Veeam
Rank 535 532 555
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Contract jobs citing Veeam 55 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.075% 0.050%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 15
Average daily rate
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£250 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £325 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £23.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.60% +15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-32.60% +15.00%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24962 24020 26977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 47.12% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13870 13017 13658
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
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 £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1086 1196 1388
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.87 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%

Veeam
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Veeam Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Veeam
Daily Rate Trend

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

Veeam Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Veeam
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Veeam within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Veeam Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Veeam
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Veeam Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Veeam
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veeam within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
England -1 52 £250 -23.07% 20
South East 0 15 £275 -15.38% 4
North West +4 12 £275 -15.38% 2
London +2 9 £263 -19.23% 7
East of England -15 7 £238 +31.94% 1
Kent - 7 £175 -
Cheshire - 6 - - 1
Yorkshire +4 5 £300 -7.69% 3
Warrington - 5 - -
Manchester +1 4 £275 -15.38% 1
Essex - 4 £238 -
Leeds +7 3 £350 - 2
West Yorkshire +3 3 £350 - 2
Buckinghamshire -5 3 £275 -15.38%
Surrey - 3 - - 1
Dorking - 3 - - 1
South Yorkshire +1 2 £278 -14.61%
Sheffield -2 2 £278 -14.61%
Norwich - 2 £240 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Norfolk - 2 £240 -
South West - 2 £213 -
Stevenage +5 1 £170 -5.55%
East Midlands +2 1 £175 -39.65% 3
Oxfordshire -3 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire -4 1 £170 -5.55%
Scotland -16 1 - -
West Midlands -21 1 £175 -
West Sussex - 1 £350 - 1
City of London - 1 £250 - 2

Veeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 68 (79.07%) VMware
2 52 (60.47%) Windows
3 44 (51.16%) Microsoft
4 36 (41.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (40.70%) Citrix
6 30 (34.88%) SAN
7 29 (33.72%) Active Directory
8 26 (30.23%) MS Exchange
9 24 (27.91%) Cisco
10 23 (26.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (25.58%) Firewall
12 21 (24.42%) Symantec
12 21 (24.42%) MS Office
13 19 (22.09%) Windows 7
14 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (19.77%) HP
15 17 (19.77%) ITIL
15 17 (19.77%) Exchange Server 2010
16 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (15.12%) McAfee
16 13 (15.12%) Backup Exec
17 12 (13.95%) Sophos
17 12 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
17 12 (13.95%) iSCSI
18 11 (12.79%) UNIX
19 10 (11.63%) Migration
19 10 (11.63%) Replication
19 10 (11.63%) Crystal Reports
19 10 (11.63%) DHCP

Veeam
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 26 (30.23%) MS Exchange
2 17 (19.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (6.98%) SAS
6 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (3.49%) Lync
8 1 (1.16%) IIS
8 1 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.16%) Moodle
8 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 21 (24.42%) MS Office
2 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.16%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (34.88%) SAN
2 22 (25.58%) Firewall
3 12 (13.95%) iSCSI
4 10 (11.63%) DHCP
5 9 (10.47%) DNS
6 7 (8.14%) VLAN
7 6 (6.98%) NAS
7 6 (6.98%) MPLS
7 6 (6.98%) VoIP
7 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
7 6 (6.98%) Internet
8 4 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.65%) VPN
8 4 (4.65%) WAN
9 3 (3.49%) LAN
9 3 (3.49%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.49%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.33%) Network Security
10 2 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (10.47%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Banking
3 2 (2.33%) Marketing
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (12.79%) Administrator
2 10 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (10.47%) Analyst
4 8 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (9.30%) Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Server Engineer
6 6 (6.98%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (6.98%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Build Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.65%) Windows Administrator
8 4 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Server Support
9 3 (3.49%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) X-Windows
1 1 (1.16%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Replication
2 4 (4.65%) Firmware
3 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.33%) EqualLogic
4 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.33%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.33%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.33%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.16%) Clustering
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) CCTV
5 1 (1.16%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (60.47%) Windows
2 36 (41.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (22.09%) Windows 7
4 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (12.79%) UNIX
6 9 (10.47%) Solaris
7 6 (6.98%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.49%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.49%) Linux
9 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.77%) ITIL
2 10 (11.63%) Migration
3 6 (6.98%) Network Design
3 6 (6.98%) Validation
3 6 (6.98%) Change Management
4 5 (5.81%) Data Security
5 4 (4.65%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (3.49%) Service Management
6 3 (3.49%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.49%) Project Management
7 2 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.33%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.33%) Investment Management
7 2 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.16%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.16%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.16%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (10.47%) CCNA
3 9 (10.47%) MCSE
4 7 (8.14%) MCSA
4 7 (8.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (6.98%) CCA
5 6 (6.98%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.65%) MCITP
7 3 (3.49%) CCNP
7 3 (3.49%) MCP
7 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.49%) MCTS
8 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.16%) Degree
9 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.16%) NCDA
9 1 (1.16%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (33.72%) Active Directory
2 23 (26.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.47%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.30%) XenApp
5 6 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (6.98%) XenServer
5 6 (6.98%) Terminal Services
6 5 (5.81%) VMware Server
6 5 (5.81%) DFS Replication
7 4 (4.65%) vSphere
8 2 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (1.16%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.16%) Xen
9 1 (1.16%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 13 (15.12%) Backup Exec
2 7 (8.14%) WSUS
3 6 (6.98%) SCCM
4 5 (5.81%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (4.65%) SCDPM
5 4 (4.65%) SCOM
6 3 (3.49%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.33%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (2.33%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (2.33%) ARCserve
8 1 (1.16%) Nagios
8 1 (1.16%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 68 (79.07%) VMware
2 44 (51.16%) Microsoft
3 35 (40.70%) Citrix
4 24 (27.91%) Cisco
5 21 (24.42%) Symantec
6 17 (19.77%) HP
7 13 (15.12%) McAfee
8 12 (13.95%) Sophos
9 10 (11.63%) CA
9 10 (11.63%) Red Hat
10 9 (10.47%) Adobe
10 9 (10.47%) SAP
10 9 (10.47%) Becrypt
11 8 (9.30%) NetApp
11 8 (9.30%) Juniper
12 5 (5.81%) EMC
12 5 (5.81%) WatchGuard
13 3 (3.49%) CommVault
13 3 (3.49%) IBM
13 3 (3.49%) Dell
London
Nakama
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £280 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago