Period
to 24 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 24 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 710 733 754
Rank change year-on-year +23 +21 -23
Contract jobs citing Veeam 152 123 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 78 83
England median daily rate £300 £358 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.08% +11.72% -9.86%
10th Percentile £191 £240 £178
90th Percentile £392 £475 £456
UK median daily rate £300 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -15.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 6
England median hourly rate £17.14 £15.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -42.31% +43.45%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.90 £18.99
90th Percentile £108.75 £20.43 £94.63
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 40566 44097 45318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.79% 45.21% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25456 27228 27218
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £243 £245 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £432 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1351 1563 1946
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.34
90th Percentile £45.00 £44.75 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% -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 24 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 24 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 24 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 -8 45 £300 -20.53% 16
North of England +90 43 £320 +42.22% 16
South East +2 31 £243 -35.33% 5
North East - 18 £320 - 2
South West +3 16 £249 -27.64% 2
North West +36 15 £350 +64.71% 10
Midlands +29 11 £231 -29.12% 2
Yorkshire +34 10 £300 +9.09% 4
West Midlands +18 9 £213 -34.87% 1
East of England -6 6 - - 2
East Midlands -1 2 £250 - 1
Veeam
UK

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 132 (86.84%) Windows
2 112 (73.68%) VMware
3 110 (72.37%) Active Directory
4 82 (53.95%) Cisco
5 81 (53.29%) Windows Server
6 79 (51.97%) Microsoft
7 62 (40.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 58 (38.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 52 (34.21%) Firewall
10 49 (32.24%) Office 365
10 49 (32.24%) Hyper-V
11 48 (31.58%) DNS
12 47 (30.92%) HP
12 47 (30.92%) SQL
13 45 (29.61%) SAN
14 44 (28.95%) Backup Exec
15 42 (27.63%) Linux
16 40 (26.32%) ITIL
17 39 (25.66%) DHCP
18 37 (24.34%) MS Exchange
18 37 (24.34%) Windows Server 2008
19 35 (23.03%) SQL Server
20 32 (21.05%) LAN
21 31 (20.39%) Microsoft Azure
22 30 (19.74%) Replication
23 25 (16.45%) NetBackup
23 25 (16.45%) Citrix
23 25 (16.45%) Microsoft Certification
23 25 (16.45%) Symantec
23 25 (16.45%) PowerShell

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 (24.34%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.18%) SharePoint
3 16 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.95%) WordPress
6 5 (3.29%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (2.63%) Drupal
8 3 (1.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.66%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.66%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 49 (32.24%) Office 365
2 31 (20.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (5.26%) Mimecast
5 6 (3.95%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.63%) G Suite
7 3 (1.97%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (34.21%) Firewall
2 48 (31.58%) DNS
3 45 (29.61%) SAN
4 39 (25.66%) DHCP
5 32 (21.05%) LAN
6 24 (15.79%) TCP/IP
6 24 (15.79%) WAN
7 19 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 19 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
8 17 (11.18%) VPN
9 14 (9.21%) VoIP
9 14 (9.21%) Wireless
10 10 (6.58%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (5.26%) SMTP
12 7 (4.61%) NAS
12 7 (4.61%) VLAN
13 6 (3.95%) HTTP
13 6 (3.95%) Internet
13 6 (3.95%) iSCSI
13 6 (3.95%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.63%) MySQL
4 4 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
General
1 14 (9.21%) Finance
2 5 (3.29%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.32%) Advertising
4 2 (1.32%) Retail
5 1 (0.66%) Electronics
5 1 (0.66%) French Language
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (13.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 20 (13.16%) Support Engineer
3 19 (12.50%) Administrator
4 16 (10.53%) Backup Engineer
5 13 (8.55%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (7.89%) Analyst
7 10 (6.58%) Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (5.92%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.92%) Storage and Backup Engineer
8 9 (5.92%) Storage Engineer
9 8 (5.26%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
9 8 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (4.61%) Network Engineer
10 7 (4.61%) Windows Administrator
11 6 (3.95%) DBA
11 6 (3.95%) Server Administrator
11 6 (3.95%) SQL DBA
11 6 (3.95%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.61%) 802.1X
2 5 (3.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.74%) Replication
2 9 (5.92%) HP Storage
3 7 (4.61%) Microsoft Licensing
3 7 (4.61%) PKI
4 6 (3.95%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.95%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.63%) BYOD
5 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.97%) RIA
7 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.32%) Clustering
7 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.32%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.32%) iPad
7 2 (1.32%) iPhone
7 2 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.32%) NHS
7 2 (1.32%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 132 (86.84%) Windows
2 81 (53.29%) Windows Server
3 58 (38.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (27.63%) Linux
5 37 (24.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (16.45%) Windows 10
7 24 (15.79%) Windows 7
8 21 (13.82%) Solaris
9 17 (11.18%) AIX
10 9 (5.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (4.61%) CentOS
12 5 (3.29%) Unix
13 4 (2.63%) Windows 8
14 3 (1.97%) Android
15 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
15 2 (1.32%) Windows Phone
15 2 (1.32%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.66%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.32%) ITIL
2 17 (11.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (9.87%) Migration
4 14 (9.21%) Problem Management
5 13 (8.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (7.24%) Incident Management
6 11 (7.24%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (7.24%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (7.24%) Quality Management
7 10 (6.58%) Information Security
7 10 (6.58%) QMS
8 9 (5.92%) Change Management
8 9 (5.92%) Server Virtualisation
9 8 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (4.61%) People Management
10 7 (4.61%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (4.61%) Software Licensing
10 7 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (3.95%) Change Control
11 6 (3.95%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 47 (30.92%) SQL
2 25 (16.45%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.97%) PHP
4 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.66%) C
5 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (16.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (13.82%) Security Cleared
3 20 (13.16%) MCSE
4 18 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (8.55%) CCNA
5 13 (8.55%) SC Cleared
5 13 (8.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (6.58%) Degree
6 10 (6.58%) MCSA
7 8 (5.26%) MCP
8 7 (4.61%) CCNP
8 7 (4.61%) MCITP
9 6 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (3.29%) DBS Check
10 5 (3.29%) DV Cleared
11 4 (2.63%) CCSE
11 4 (2.63%) CISA
11 4 (2.63%) CISMP
11 4 (2.63%) CISSP
12 2 (1.32%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.24%) SLA
2 5 (3.29%) GDPR
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 110 (72.37%) Active Directory
2 62 (40.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (32.24%) Hyper-V
4 18 (11.84%) vSphere
5 12 (7.89%) XenApp
6 10 (6.58%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (5.92%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (3.95%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.97%) Samba
10 3 (1.97%) Squid
10 3 (1.97%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.32%) VMware NSX
11 2 (1.32%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.32%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.66%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.66%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 44 (28.95%) Backup Exec
2 25 (16.45%) NetBackup
3 23 (15.13%) SCCM
4 20 (13.16%) HP Data Protector
5 17 (11.18%) EMC NetWorker
5 17 (11.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 13 (8.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 13 (8.55%) WSUS
7 11 (7.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 11 (7.24%) SCOM
8 6 (3.95%) SmoothWall
9 5 (3.29%) Nagios
10 4 (2.63%) SCDPM
11 3 (1.97%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (1.97%) SCOrch
11 3 (1.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (1.97%) Webmin
11 3 (1.97%) Xymon
12 2 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 112 (73.68%) VMware
2 82 (53.95%) Cisco
3 79 (51.97%) Microsoft
4 47 (30.92%) HP
5 25 (16.45%) Citrix
5 25 (16.45%) Symantec
6 24 (15.79%) EMC
7 23 (15.13%) IBM
8 22 (14.47%) Dell
9 18 (11.84%) CheckPoint
9 18 (11.84%) Veritas
10 17 (11.18%) Brocade
11 16 (10.53%) Sophos
12 15 (9.87%) NetApp
12 15 (9.87%) SolarWinds
13 9 (5.92%) EqualLogic
13 9 (5.92%) Juniper
14 7 (4.61%) CommVault
14 7 (4.61%) McAfee
14 7 (4.61%) SonicWALL