Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 683 758 750
Rank change year-on-year +75 -8 -6
Contract jobs citing Veeam 148 115 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 72 84
England median daily rate £300 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +8.53% -7.86%
10th Percentile £198 £240 £180
90th Percentile £396 £475 £456
UK median daily rate £310 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -11.43% +16.67% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 7
England median hourly rate £17.14 £15.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -42.31% +48.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.90 £17.60
90th Percentile £108.75 £20.43 £82.30
UK median hourly rate £22.33 £15.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +48.87% -42.31% +48.57%

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 40199 44295 45544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.82% 45.13% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25195 27380 27387
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1568 1947
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.23 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.47% -5.71% +6.06%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -3 43 £300 -14.29% 6
North of England +96 41 £323 +43.33% 9
South East +13 32 £243 -35.33% 3
North East - 18 £320 -
South West +18 16 £249 -27.64% 2
North West +31 12 £381 +79.41% 7
Yorkshire +31 11 £300 +9.09% 2
Midlands +24 9 £231 -35.31% 4
West Midlands +33 7 £213 -40.56% 2
East of England -23 7 - - 1
East Midlands +7 2 £250 - 2
Veeam
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Veeam also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Veeam.

1 126 (85.14%) Windows
2 109 (73.65%) VMware
3 107 (72.30%) Active Directory
4 81 (54.73%) Cisco
5 77 (52.03%) Windows Server
6 75 (50.68%) Microsoft
7 61 (41.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 55 (37.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 53 (35.81%) Firewall
10 48 (32.43%) Hyper-V
11 47 (31.76%) HP
12 46 (31.08%) SAN
13 45 (30.41%) Office 365
14 44 (29.73%) DNS
14 44 (29.73%) SQL
15 43 (29.05%) Backup Exec
16 39 (26.35%) Linux
17 37 (25.00%) MS Exchange
17 37 (25.00%) DHCP
17 37 (25.00%) ITIL
18 35 (23.65%) Windows Server 2008
19 34 (22.97%) SQL Server
20 32 (21.62%) LAN
21 30 (20.27%) Replication
22 29 (19.59%) Microsoft Azure
23 26 (17.57%) Symantec
24 25 (16.89%) TCP/IP
25 24 (16.22%) Citrix
25 24 (16.22%) WAN
25 24 (16.22%) NetBackup

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 37 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.49%) SharePoint
3 16 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.05%) WordPress
6 5 (3.38%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (2.70%) Drupal
8 3 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (7.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 45 (30.41%) Office 365
2 29 (19.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.73%) Mimecast
5 6 (4.05%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.70%) G Suite
7 2 (1.35%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (35.81%) Firewall
2 46 (31.08%) SAN
3 44 (29.73%) DNS
4 37 (25.00%) DHCP
5 32 (21.62%) LAN
6 25 (16.89%) TCP/IP
7 24 (16.22%) WAN
8 19 (12.84%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (12.84%) Fibre Channel
9 16 (10.81%) VPN
10 15 (10.14%) Wireless
11 14 (9.46%) VoIP
12 10 (6.76%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (5.41%) SMTP
14 7 (4.73%) iSCSI
14 7 (4.73%) NAS
14 7 (4.73%) VLAN
15 6 (4.05%) HTTP
15 6 (4.05%) Internet
16 5 (3.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.70%) MySQL
3 4 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (8.78%) Finance
2 4 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.35%) Advertising
4 2 (1.35%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.68%) French Language
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (13.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 19 (12.84%) Support Engineer
4 17 (11.49%) Administrator
5 16 (10.81%) Backup Engineer
6 12 (8.11%) Analyst
6 12 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (6.76%) Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (6.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (6.08%) Storage and Backup Engineer
8 9 (6.08%) Storage Engineer
9 8 (5.41%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Network Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) VMware Engineer
10 7 (4.73%) Windows Administrator
11 6 (4.05%) Hyper-V Engineer
11 6 (4.05%) Server Support
11 6 (4.05%) VMware Specialist
11 6 (4.05%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.73%) 802.1X
2 5 (3.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.27%) Replication
2 9 (6.08%) HP Storage
3 6 (4.05%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Licensing
4 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.38%) PKI
5 4 (2.70%) BYOD
5 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.03%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.03%) RIA
7 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.35%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.35%) Clustering
7 2 (1.35%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.35%) iPad
7 2 (1.35%) iPhone
7 2 (1.35%) NHS
7 2 (1.35%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.68%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 126 (85.14%) Windows
2 77 (52.03%) Windows Server
3 55 (37.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (26.35%) Linux
5 35 (23.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (16.22%) Windows 7
7 22 (14.86%) Windows 10
8 20 (13.51%) Solaris
9 17 (11.49%) AIX
10 9 (6.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (4.73%) CentOS
12 4 (2.70%) Unix
13 3 (2.03%) Android
13 3 (2.03%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.35%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.35%) Windows Phone
14 2 (1.35%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.00%) ITIL
2 17 (11.49%) Migration
3 15 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 12 (8.11%) Problem Management
5 11 (7.43%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (7.43%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (7.43%) Quality Management
6 10 (6.76%) Incident Management
6 10 (6.76%) Information Security
6 10 (6.76%) QMS
7 9 (6.08%) Server Virtualisation
8 7 (4.73%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (4.73%) Change Management
8 7 (4.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (4.05%) People Management
9 6 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (4.05%) Software Licensing
10 5 (3.38%) Change Control
10 5 (3.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 44 (29.73%) SQL
2 22 (14.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.03%) PHP
4 1 (0.68%) C
4 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (14.19%) Security Cleared
3 19 (12.84%) MCSE
4 16 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (8.78%) SC Cleared
6 12 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (7.43%) CCNA
8 9 (6.08%) Degree
8 9 (6.08%) MCSA
9 7 (4.73%) CCNP
9 7 (4.73%) MCP
10 6 (4.05%) MCITP
11 5 (3.38%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (3.38%) DBS Check
11 5 (3.38%) DV Cleared
12 4 (2.70%) CCSE
12 4 (2.70%) CISA
12 4 (2.70%) CISMP
12 4 (2.70%) CISSP
13 2 (1.35%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) SLA
2 5 (3.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 107 (72.30%) Active Directory
2 61 (41.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (32.43%) Hyper-V
4 18 (12.16%) vSphere
5 12 (8.11%) XenApp
6 10 (6.76%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (6.08%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (4.05%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (2.03%) Samba
10 3 (2.03%) Squid
10 3 (2.03%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.35%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.35%) VMware NSX
11 2 (1.35%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.35%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.68%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.68%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 43 (29.05%) Backup Exec
2 24 (16.22%) NetBackup
3 22 (14.86%) SCCM
4 20 (13.51%) HP Data Protector
5 17 (11.49%) EMC NetWorker
5 17 (11.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 13 (8.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 12 (8.11%) WSUS
8 11 (7.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 11 (7.43%) SCOM
9 6 (4.05%) SmoothWall
10 5 (3.38%) Nagios
11 4 (2.70%) SCDPM
12 3 (2.03%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (2.03%) SCOrch
12 3 (2.03%) Webmin
12 3 (2.03%) Xymon
13 2 (1.35%) Cisco LMS
13 2 (1.35%) Failover Clustering
13 2 (1.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 109 (73.65%) VMware
2 81 (54.73%) Cisco
3 75 (50.68%) Microsoft
4 47 (31.76%) HP
5 26 (17.57%) Symantec
6 24 (16.22%) Citrix
7 23 (15.54%) Dell
7 23 (15.54%) EMC
8 21 (14.19%) IBM
9 18 (12.16%) Veritas
10 17 (11.49%) Brocade
10 17 (11.49%) CheckPoint
11 15 (10.14%) NetApp
11 15 (10.14%) Sophos
12 12 (8.11%) SolarWinds
13 10 (6.76%) EqualLogic
14 9 (6.08%) Juniper
15 8 (5.41%) SonicWALL
16 7 (4.73%) CommVault
16 7 (4.73%) McAfee