Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 688 718 783
Rank change year-on-year +30 +65 -30
Contract jobs citing Veeam 176 113 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.29% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 60 78
England median daily rate £375 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.97% -11.43% +9.38%
10th Percentile £205 £199 £242
90th Percentile £450 £438 £475
UK median daily rate £375 £310 £340
% change year-on-year +20.97% -8.82% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 4
England median hourly rate £31.25 £19.66 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.95% +45.63% -28.95%
10th Percentile £15.35 £13.05 £11.26
90th Percentile £47.00 £73.75 £18.45
UK median hourly rate £40.02 £19.66 £13.50
% change year-on-year +103.54% +45.63% -28.95%

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 39,128 38,631 45,234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.87% 43.85% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,561 23,821 28,222
England median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £250 £260 £250
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,425 1,257 1,475
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.45 £47.50 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018. 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 +24 72 £400 +28.00% 14
South East -10 38 £358 +45.18% 7
North of England -23 22 £215 -30.92% 18
South West +3 19 £413 +37.50% 14
Midlands -5 13 £381 +12.96% 8
East of England +5 12 £301 -7.31% 8
North West -10 12 £210 -44.00% 10
East Midlands +15 11 £388 +14.81% 2
Yorkshire -15 9 £325 +18.18% 8
West Midlands -27 2 £375 +17.65% 6
North East -18 1 - -
Veeam
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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.

1 147 (83.52%) Windows
2 128 (72.73%) VMware
3 120 (68.18%) Windows Server
4 117 (66.48%) Active Directory
5 89 (50.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 83 (47.16%) Microsoft
7 67 (38.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 64 (36.36%) Cisco
9 56 (31.82%) Firewall
10 52 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 49 (27.84%) Office 365
12 46 (26.14%) MS Exchange
13 43 (24.43%) DNS
14 38 (21.59%) Windows Server 2008
15 36 (20.45%) Backup Exec
15 36 (20.45%) ITIL
15 36 (20.45%) VMware ESXi
16 35 (19.89%) Windows 10
16 35 (19.89%) SQL
17 34 (19.32%) SAN
18 33 (18.75%) VPN
19 31 (17.61%) Hyper-V
19 31 (17.61%) SCCM
20 30 (17.05%) DHCP
21 28 (15.91%) Linux
21 28 (15.91%) PowerShell
21 28 (15.91%) vSphere
22 26 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
22 26 (14.77%) HP
22 26 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification

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 46 (26.14%) MS Exchange
2 16 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 15 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (7.39%) Skype for Business
5 7 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (3.98%) IIS
6 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.57%) nginx
Applications
1 18 (10.23%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 49 (27.84%) Office 365
2 26 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.41%) Mimecast
5 4 (2.27%) G Suite
6 2 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (31.82%) Firewall
2 43 (24.43%) DNS
3 34 (19.32%) SAN
4 33 (18.75%) VPN
5 30 (17.05%) DHCP
6 20 (11.36%) LAN
7 17 (9.66%) VLAN
8 14 (7.95%) TCP/IP
8 14 (7.95%) VoIP
8 14 (7.95%) WAN
9 13 (7.39%) Skype
10 11 (6.25%) Extranet
10 11 (6.25%) NAS
11 9 (5.11%) iSCSI
12 8 (4.55%) NetScaler
13 7 (3.98%) HTTP
13 7 (3.98%) SMTP
14 4 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.11%) MySQL
3 4 (2.27%) Power BI
4 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (3.41%) JIRA
2 2 (1.14%) Hudson
3 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.57%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 17 (9.66%) Finance
2 7 (3.98%) French Language
3 6 (3.41%) Back Office
3 6 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.84%) Banking
4 5 (2.84%) Games
4 5 (2.84%) Retail
5 4 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.14%) Advertising
6 2 (1.14%) Automotive
6 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Law
6 2 (1.14%) Local Government
6 2 (1.14%) Marketing
6 2 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.57%) Billing
7 1 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (35.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (16.48%) Support Engineer
3 17 (9.66%) 3rd Line Support
4 16 (9.09%) Administrator
5 15 (8.52%) Windows Engineer
6 14 (7.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (6.82%) Analyst
7 12 (6.82%) Consultant
7 12 (6.82%) Desktop Support
7 12 (6.82%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
9 9 (5.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (5.11%) Infrastructure Support
9 9 (5.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 9 (5.11%) IT Support
9 9 (5.11%) Security Consultant
9 9 (5.11%) Windows Administrator
10 8 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
10 8 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.14%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (1.14%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.57%) .NET
2 1 (0.57%) COM
2 1 (0.57%) Flash
2 1 (0.57%) JSON
2 1 (0.57%) Middleware
2 1 (0.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.39%) Replication
3 10 (5.68%) PKI
4 7 (3.98%) Clustering
5 6 (3.41%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.84%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.70%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.14%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.57%) EPoS
10 1 (0.57%) HP Superdome
10 1 (0.57%) IBM Storwize
10 1 (0.57%) iPhone
10 1 (0.57%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 147 (83.52%) Windows
2 120 (68.18%) Windows Server
3 52 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (21.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (19.89%) Windows 10
6 28 (15.91%) Linux
7 22 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 9 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.98%) Windows NT
10 5 (2.84%) Mac OS
11 4 (2.27%) Android
11 4 (2.27%) Data ONTAP
11 4 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (2.27%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.14%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.57%) HPUX
13 1 (0.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (38.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 36 (20.45%) ITIL
3 26 (14.77%) Migration
4 16 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 10 (5.68%) Asset Management
7 9 (5.11%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (5.11%) Load Balancing
8 8 (4.55%) Proactive Monitoring
8 8 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (4.55%) Protective Monitoring
8 8 (4.55%) Service Management
9 7 (3.98%) DevOps
9 7 (3.98%) Disk Encryption
9 7 (3.98%) Information Security
9 7 (3.98%) Server Virtualisation
10 6 (3.41%) Data Centre Operations
10 6 (3.41%) Investment Management
10 6 (3.41%) Patch Management
10 6 (3.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.89%) SQL
2 28 (15.91%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.14%) VBScript
4 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.57%) Python
4 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (11.93%) Security Cleared
3 20 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (7.95%) MCSE
5 12 (6.82%) SC Cleared
6 11 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (5.68%) ITIL Certification
8 9 (5.11%) CCNA
9 8 (4.55%) MCP
10 7 (3.98%) CCNP
10 7 (3.98%) DV Cleared
10 7 (3.98%) MCSA
11 6 (3.41%) MCITP
12 5 (2.84%) CHECK Team Member
13 4 (2.27%) Degree
13 4 (2.27%) VCP5
14 3 (1.70%) VCAP
14 3 (1.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (1.14%) CEH
15 2 (1.14%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.95%) SLA
2 4 (2.27%) GDPR
3 3 (1.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 117 (66.48%) Active Directory
2 89 (50.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (20.45%) VMware ESXi
4 31 (17.61%) Hyper-V
5 28 (15.91%) vSphere
6 18 (10.23%) VMware NSX
7 13 (7.39%) XenApp
8 12 (6.82%) XenServer
9 11 (6.25%) XenDesktop
10 7 (3.98%) BitLocker
10 7 (3.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (3.98%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (3.98%) VirtualBox
11 6 (3.41%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (2.27%) NFS
13 3 (1.70%) DFS Replication
13 3 (1.70%) VMware Server
14 2 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.57%) Firmware
15 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 36 (20.45%) Backup Exec
2 31 (17.61%) SCCM
3 15 (8.52%) NetBackup
3 15 (8.52%) vCenter Server
4 13 (7.39%) SCOM
5 11 (6.25%) PowerCLI
6 10 (5.68%) Single Sign-On
7 8 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
7 8 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (2.27%) AirWatch
8 4 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.70%) SnapVault
9 3 (1.70%) WSUS
10 2 (1.14%) Ansible
10 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (1.14%) OVSD
10 2 (1.14%) SCSM
10 2 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (1.14%) ThinApp
11 1 (0.57%) Clonezilla
Vendors
1 128 (72.73%) VMware
2 83 (47.16%) Microsoft
3 64 (36.36%) Cisco
4 26 (14.77%) HP
5 23 (13.07%) McAfee
6 22 (12.50%) Citrix
6 22 (12.50%) Sophos
7 18 (10.23%) Dell
8 17 (9.66%) Symantec
9 15 (8.52%) NetApp
10 12 (6.82%) Veritas
11 11 (6.25%) Oracle
12 9 (5.11%) EMC
12 9 (5.11%) Kaspersky
12 9 (5.11%) Mitel
12 9 (5.11%) Splunk
13 8 (4.55%) Avaya
13 8 (4.55%) Juniper
14 7 (3.98%) Acronis
14 7 (3.98%) Remedy