Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Veeam products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Veeam over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 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.

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

Veeam
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 704 718 752
Rank change year-on-year +14 +34 +33
Contract jobs citing Veeam 135 129 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 84 52
England median daily rate £375 £311 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.48% -7.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £183 £172 £241
90th Percentile £475 £438 £438
UK median daily rate £375 £313 £313
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
England median hourly rate £41.53 £14.90 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +178.68% -16.04% -31.73%
10th Percentile £19.76 £11.06 £15.10
90th Percentile £46.45 £17.82 £20.56
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £20.90 £17.75
% change year-on-year +103.32% +17.76% -31.73%

Veeam is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 38,536 38,725 39,906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.21% 42.21% 45.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,131 24,610 24,730
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £260 £238 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £594
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,383 1,271 1,465
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% -0.11% -2.78%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £44.90
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £17.00
% change year-on-year +0.40% +2.53% -5.56%

Veeam
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Veeam as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Veeam in England

Veeam
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veeam in England

Veeam
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veeam in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veeam in England

Veeam
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veeam in England

Veeam
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veeam in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Veeam in England

Veeam
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veeam within the England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 51 £325 +1.96% 27
South East -6 33 £450 +38.46% 22
North of England -10 23 £288 -11.54% 39
North West +8 19 £231 -28.85% 23
South West -32 12 £400 +53.85% 21
East of England +18 10 £400 - 15
Midlands +2 6 £375 +117.39% 17
Yorkshire -13 4 £350 +16.67% 14
West Midlands -23 4 £400 +131.88% 10
East Midlands +13 2 £263 -6.25% 7
Veeam
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Veeam also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Veeam.

1 116 (85.93%) Windows
2 111 (82.22%) VMware
3 103 (76.30%) Active Directory
4 73 (54.07%) Microsoft
4 73 (54.07%) Windows Server
5 54 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 48 (35.56%) DNS
7 40 (29.63%) LAN
8 38 (28.15%) Windows 10
8 38 (28.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 37 (27.41%) DHCP
9 37 (27.41%) Citrix
10 36 (26.67%) MS Exchange
10 36 (26.67%) SCCM
11 35 (25.93%) Cisco
12 34 (25.19%) Office 365
12 34 (25.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 33 (24.44%) vSphere
14 32 (23.70%) Firewall
15 31 (22.96%) Windows Server 2008
15 31 (22.96%) VMware ESXi
16 29 (21.48%) WAN
17 27 (20.00%) Linux
18 26 (19.26%) ITIL
19 24 (17.78%) VPN
19 24 (17.78%) Hyper-V
20 23 (17.04%) PowerShell
20 23 (17.04%) Backup Exec
21 22 (16.30%) Windows 7
21 22 (16.30%) WSUS

Veeam
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 36 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.89%) IIS
3 9 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.70%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.48%) Apache
7 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.74%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (8.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 34 (25.19%) Office 365
2 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.48%) G Suite
5 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.74%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (35.56%) DNS
2 40 (29.63%) LAN
3 37 (27.41%) DHCP
4 32 (23.70%) Firewall
5 29 (21.48%) WAN
6 24 (17.78%) VPN
7 21 (15.56%) SAN
8 15 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
9 13 (9.63%) NAS
9 13 (9.63%) TCP/IP
10 11 (8.15%) Skype
10 11 (8.15%) Structured Cabling
11 9 (6.67%) Internet
12 8 (5.93%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (5.93%) VoIP
13 5 (3.70%) WebEx
14 4 (2.96%) PBX
14 4 (2.96%) VLAN
15 3 (2.22%) IP Telephony
15 3 (2.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.48%) Big Data
4 2 (1.48%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.48%) Power BI
5 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 13 (9.63%) Finance
2 4 (2.96%) Law
3 3 (2.22%) Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.48%) Retail
4 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.74%) Back Office
5 1 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.74%) French Language
5 1 (0.74%) Games
5 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.74%) Russian Language
5 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (19.26%) Support Engineer
3 22 (16.30%) Administrator
4 16 (11.85%) Analyst
4 16 (11.85%) Support Analyst
5 15 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
6 13 (9.63%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (8.15%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (8.15%) Architect
7 11 (8.15%) Windows Engineer
8 10 (7.41%) IT Support
9 9 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
9 9 (6.67%) Splunk Administrator
9 9 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
10 8 (5.93%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 8 (5.93%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 8 (5.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (5.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (5.93%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.44%) Middleware
2 1 (0.74%) .NET
2 1 (0.74%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.74%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.59%) Data Centre
1 17 (12.59%) Management Information System
1 17 (12.59%) Replication
2 15 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.63%) Blackberry
4 7 (5.19%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (3.70%) Clustering
5 5 (3.70%) Smartphone
5 5 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.22%) IBM Storwize
6 3 (2.22%) iPhone
7 2 (1.48%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.48%) Handset
7 2 (1.48%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.48%) PKI
7 2 (1.48%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.74%) EMC VMAX
8 1 (0.74%) EMC VNXe
8 1 (0.74%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 116 (85.93%) Windows
2 73 (54.07%) Windows Server
3 38 (28.15%) Windows 10
4 34 (25.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (22.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (20.00%) Linux
7 22 (16.30%) Windows 7
8 15 (11.11%) Android
9 3 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.22%) Unix
10 2 (1.48%) SUSE
11 1 (0.74%) CentOS
11 1 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 26 (19.26%) ITIL
3 17 (12.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (11.85%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (9.63%) Migration
6 13 (9.63%) Patch Management
6 13 (9.63%) Service Management
7 11 (8.15%) Asset Management
7 11 (8.15%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (7.41%) Incident Management
8 10 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
8 10 (7.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 10 (7.41%) Proactive Monitoring
8 10 (7.41%) SIEM
8 10 (7.41%) Visualisation
9 9 (6.67%) Application Performance Management
9 9 (6.67%) Investment Management
9 9 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
9 9 (6.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.04%) PowerShell
2 22 (16.30%) SQL
3 2 (1.48%) VBScript
4 1 (0.74%) C
4 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (14.07%) Microsoft Certification
1 19 (14.07%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.85%) Degree
3 14 (10.37%) SC Cleared
4 12 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (8.15%) MCSA
6 9 (6.67%) MCSE
7 6 (4.44%) MCP
8 4 (2.96%) CCNA
8 4 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.22%) CCA
9 3 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.48%) IBM Certification
10 2 (1.48%) MCITP
10 2 (1.48%) VCP5
11 1 (0.74%) EMCIE
11 1 (0.74%) NCDA
11 1 (0.74%) NCIE
11 1 (0.74%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.37%) SLA
2 3 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.48%) GDPR
System Software
1 103 (76.30%) Active Directory
2 54 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (24.44%) vSphere
4 31 (22.96%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (17.78%) Hyper-V
6 12 (8.89%) VMware Server
7 10 (7.41%) XenDesktop
8 6 (4.44%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (2.96%) XenApp
10 3 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (2.22%) VMware NSX
11 2 (1.48%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.48%) GPFS
12 1 (0.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.74%) KVM
12 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.74%) vCloud
12 1 (0.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 36 (26.67%) SCCM
2 23 (17.04%) Backup Exec
3 22 (16.30%) WSUS
4 14 (10.37%) SCOM
5 11 (8.15%) NetBackup
6 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (4.44%) OpenView
7 5 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (2.96%) AirWatch
8 4 (2.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (2.96%) vCenter Server
9 3 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.48%) Ansible
10 2 (1.48%) Nagios
10 2 (1.48%) SnapVault
10 2 (1.48%) Tivoli
10 2 (1.48%) vRealize
11 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 111 (82.22%) VMware
2 73 (54.07%) Microsoft
3 37 (27.41%) Citrix
4 35 (25.93%) Cisco
5 16 (11.85%) HP
6 15 (11.11%) Sophos
7 14 (10.37%) McAfee
8 12 (8.89%) EMC
8 12 (8.89%) Splunk
8 12 (8.89%) Symantec
9 11 (8.15%) Ivanti
9 11 (8.15%) Shavlik
10 10 (7.41%) Dell
11 9 (6.67%) Veritas
12 8 (5.93%) NetApp
13 6 (4.44%) Meraki
13 6 (4.44%) Nimble Storage
14 5 (3.70%) Apple
14 5 (3.70%) Avaya
14 5 (3.70%) Xerox