The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Veeam
Rank 532 536 530
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Veeam 51 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.100% 0.035% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.077% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 6 7
Average daily rate
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£500 £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £223 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £350 £287
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £225 £216
% change year-on-year
+44.44% +4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23359 22019 21063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.78% 45.72% 47.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13656 12210 10981
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1012 954 1305
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +13 48 £500 +100.00% 42
London +18 30 £500 +66.66% 10
East of England +7 8 £550 +150.00%
Hertfordshire - 6 £550 -
South West -15 3 £250 - 3
East Midlands - 3 £140 - 2
City of London +11 2 £463 +15.62%
West Yorkshire -6 2 £256 +13.88% 4
Yorkshire -8 2 £256 +13.88% 12
Essex - 2 £350 -
Leicestershire - 2 £140 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £130 - 3
North West - 1 - - 4
Scotland - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £250 -
Manchester - 1 - - 4
Plymouth - 1 £250 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Egham - - - -
Havant - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Kettering - - - -
Leeds - - - - 4
Leicester - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Abingdon - - - - 1
Barnsley - - - -
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bristol - - - - 2

Veeam
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 96 (90.57%) VMware
2 88 (83.02%) Windows
3 76 (71.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 62 (58.49%) Microsoft
5 58 (54.72%) Citrix
6 57 (53.77%) SAN
7 54 (50.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 49 (46.23%) HP
9 48 (45.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 45 (42.45%) Active Directory
11 41 (38.68%) MS Exchange
12 40 (37.74%) Replication
13 35 (33.02%) XenApp
14 34 (32.08%) Hyper-V
14 34 (32.08%) NAS
14 34 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
15 29 (27.36%) Exchange Server 2010
15 29 (27.36%) Firewall
15 29 (27.36%) SharePoint
16 27 (25.47%) Dell
16 27 (25.47%) NetApp
16 27 (25.47%) Backup Exec
17 25 (23.58%) Windows XP
17 25 (23.58%) NetScaler
17 25 (23.58%) SCCM
17 25 (23.58%) Exchange Server 2003
18 24 (22.64%) TCP/IP
18 24 (22.64%) Symantec
19 23 (21.70%) Exchange Server 2007
19 23 (21.70%) SCOM

Veeam
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 41 (38.68%) MS Exchange
2 29 (27.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 29 (27.36%) SharePoint
3 25 (23.58%) Exchange Server 2003
4 23 (21.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (13.21%) OpenStack
6 13 (12.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (9.43%) IIS
8 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.89%) Apache
9 2 (1.89%) Lync
9 2 (1.89%) Zimbra
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) MS Office
2 6 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.94%) PrintSoft PReS
3 1 (0.94%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.49%) Office 365
2 6 (5.66%) Amazon S3
2 6 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (53.77%) SAN
2 34 (32.08%) NAS
3 29 (27.36%) Firewall
4 25 (23.58%) NetScaler
5 24 (22.64%) TCP/IP
6 15 (14.15%) DNS
7 11 (10.38%) VPN
7 11 (10.38%) DHCP
8 8 (7.55%) VLAN
8 8 (7.55%) LAN
8 8 (7.55%) WAN
9 6 (5.66%) FTP
9 6 (5.66%) VoIP
10 3 (2.83%) SSL
11 2 (1.89%) Wireless
11 2 (1.89%) ADSL
11 2 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.94%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.94%) FCoE
12 1 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.89%) MySQL
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (16.04%) Finance
2 2 (1.89%) Local Government
3 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.94%) Law
3 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (16.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (15.09%) Consultant
3 15 (14.15%) Analyst
4 13 (12.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (12.26%) Wintel Analyst
5 11 (10.38%) Administrator
6 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 7 (6.60%) Server Engineer
7 7 (6.60%) Storage Administrator
8 6 (5.66%) VMware Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) Architect
10 4 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (3.77%) Server Administrator
10 4 (3.77%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (3.77%) HP Storage Administrator
10 4 (3.77%) VMware Consultant
10 4 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) Windows Administrator
10 4 (3.77%) SAN Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.04%) Middleware
2 2 (1.89%) Web Services
3 1 (0.94%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.94%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 40 (37.74%) Replication
2 10 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.60%) Thin Client
3 7 (6.60%) Fat Client
4 6 (5.66%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.77%) Clustering
6 3 (2.83%) iPhone
7 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.89%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.94%) Open Source
8 1 (0.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 88 (83.02%) Windows
2 54 (50.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (45.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (23.58%) Windows XP
6 13 (12.26%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.77%) Linux
8 3 (2.83%) Android
9 2 (1.89%) UNIX
9 2 (1.89%) Solaris
9 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.89%) Scientific Linux
10 1 (0.94%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.94%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.94%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.94%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.81%) Migration
2 18 (16.98%) ITIL
3 16 (15.09%) Project Management
4 15 (14.15%) ITSM
4 15 (14.15%) Low Latency
4 15 (14.15%) Incident Management
5 10 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (5.66%) Change Management
7 4 (3.77%) Business Continuity
8 3 (2.83%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.89%) Service Delivery
9 2 (1.89%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.89%) Coaching
9 2 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (1.89%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (1.89%) Problem Management
10 1 (0.94%) Software Testing
10 1 (0.94%) Electronic Design Automation
10 1 (0.94%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (19.81%) PowerShell
2 15 (14.15%) VBScript
3 14 (13.21%) C#
4 13 (12.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (16.04%) MCSE
1 17 (16.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.32%) MCTS
3 9 (8.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (6.60%) CCNA
4 7 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.77%) MCITP
6 3 (2.83%) MCP
7 2 (1.89%) MCSA
7 2 (1.89%) RHCE
8 1 (0.94%) Degree
8 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.94%) CCA
8 1 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.94%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (71.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (42.45%) Active Directory
3 35 (33.02%) XenApp
4 34 (32.08%) Hyper-V
5 23 (21.70%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (19.81%) XenDesktop
7 18 (16.98%) vSphere
8 15 (14.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 11 (10.38%) VMware ESX
10 7 (6.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (6.60%) VMware Server
11 6 (5.66%) vCloud
12 4 (3.77%) Terminal Services
12 4 (3.77%) XenServer
13 2 (1.89%) NFS
14 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 27 (25.47%) Backup Exec
2 25 (23.58%) SCCM
3 23 (21.70%) SCOM
4 17 (16.04%) HP SIM
5 15 (14.15%) EdgeSight
5 15 (14.15%) SCVMM
6 13 (12.26%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (7.55%) HP Data Protector
8 6 (5.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (3.77%) Legato
9 4 (3.77%) Tivoli
9 4 (3.77%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (2.83%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (2.83%) OpenView
11 2 (1.89%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.94%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.94%) XenMobile
12 1 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.94%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 96 (90.57%) VMware
2 62 (58.49%) Microsoft
3 58 (54.72%) Citrix
4 49 (46.23%) HP
5 27 (25.47%) Dell
5 27 (25.47%) NetApp
6 24 (22.64%) Symantec
7 22 (20.75%) Cisco
8 21 (19.81%) Veritas
9 19 (17.92%) IBM
10 18 (16.98%) CA
11 15 (14.15%) Nimsoft
12 14 (13.21%) ServiceNow
13 10 (9.43%) EMC
14 9 (8.49%) 3PAR
15 8 (7.55%) Kaspersky
16 7 (6.60%) Brocade
17 6 (5.66%) Sophos
18 4 (3.77%) McAfee
18 4 (3.77%) Oracle
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