Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 October 2021 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
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 599 432 672
Rank change year-on-year -167 +240 +38
Contract jobs citing Veeam 140 64 116
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.54% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 38 75
10th Percentile £169 £268 £205
25th Percentile £272 £313 £278
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £438 £350
Median % change year-on-year -8.57% +25.00% -2.44%
75th Percentile £491 £488 £450
90th Percentile £550 £535 £518
UK median daily rate £415 £450 £335
% change year-on-year -7.78% +34.33% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £53.00 £44.50
Median % change year-on-year -52.83% +19.10% -5.32%
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £53.00 £44.02
% change year-on-year -52.83% +20.40% +1.57%

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 26,847 11,757 32,710
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 39.77% 43.40% 42.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,982 7,776 21,095
10th Percentile £263 £260 £243
25th Percentile £400 £363 £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £600 £575 £560
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 825 345 1,153
10th Percentile £11.66 £11.35 £11.17
25th Percentile £13.88 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £19.20 £20.34 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -5.58% +7.03% +9.70%
75th Percentile £42.20 £45.00 £40.25
90th Percentile £62.50 £55.00 £52.14
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £19.11
% change year-on-year -11.36% +15.15% +12.38%

Veeam
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Veeam in England

Veeam
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Veeam in England.

Daily rate trend for Veeam in England

Veeam
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Veeam in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Veeam in England

Veeam
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Veeam in England.

Hourly rate trend for Veeam in England

Veeam
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Veeam in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

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 20 October 2021. 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
South East -60 45 £475 +58.33% 34
London -185 33 £413 -15.38% 21
Midlands -62 21 £350 +6.06% 24
South West -58 15 £300 -33.33% 15
North of England -76 14 £249 -23.46% 52
West Midlands -59 11 £525 +59.09% 15
East Midlands - 9 £300 - 9
North West -52 8 £313 -3.85% 26
Yorkshire -43 6 £249 -7.87% 21
East of England - 6 £275 - 18
Veeam
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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.

1 106 (75.71%) VMware
2 89 (63.57%) Windows
3 70 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 61 (43.57%) Microsoft
5 55 (39.29%) Windows Server
6 53 (37.86%) Microsoft 365
7 51 (36.43%) Azure
8 44 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 43 (30.71%) SAN
10 41 (29.29%) Firewall
11 32 (22.86%) Replication
11 32 (22.86%) Cisco
11 32 (22.86%) Windows 10
11 32 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 29 (20.71%) SQL Server
12 29 (20.71%) vSphere
13 28 (20.00%) VPN
13 28 (20.00%) Citrix
14 27 (19.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 26 (18.57%) Windows Server 2019
16 25 (17.86%) SCCM
16 25 (17.86%) Dell
16 25 (17.86%) WAN
17 24 (17.14%) SharePoint
18 23 (16.43%) LAN
18 23 (16.43%) NetApp
19 22 (15.71%) SQL
19 22 (15.71%) Security Cleared
19 22 (15.71%) VMware ESXi
20 20 (14.29%) DNS

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 24 (17.14%) SharePoint
2 15 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 10 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.14%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.43%) IIS
7 1 (0.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 53 (37.86%) Microsoft 365
2 51 (36.43%) Azure
3 18 (12.86%) AWS
4 8 (5.71%) Mimecast
5 3 (2.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.14%) IaaS
5 3 (2.14%) PaaS
6 2 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.43%) Cohesity
6 2 (1.43%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 43 (30.71%) SAN
2 41 (29.29%) Firewall
3 28 (20.00%) VPN
4 25 (17.86%) WAN
5 23 (16.43%) LAN
6 20 (14.29%) DNS
7 17 (12.14%) DHCP
8 13 (9.29%) TCP/IP
8 13 (9.29%) VoIP
9 12 (8.57%) NetScaler
10 11 (7.86%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (7.86%) Junos
11 8 (5.71%) PBX
12 6 (4.29%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (4.29%) VLAN
12 6 (4.29%) VSAN
12 6 (4.29%) Wireless
13 5 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (2.86%) NAS
15 3 (2.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.43%) MySQL
3 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2017
4 2 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Bitbucket
General
1 20 (14.29%) Social Skills
2 11 (7.86%) Public Sector
3 5 (3.57%) Back Office
4 4 (2.86%) Finance
5 2 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (10.00%) Architect
3 13 (9.29%) Storage Engineer
4 12 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (8.57%) Network Engineer
5 11 (7.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (7.86%) Consultant
5 11 (7.86%) Support Engineer
6 9 (6.43%) IT Engineer
6 9 (6.43%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 8 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (5.71%) Analyst
7 8 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (5.00%) Administrator
8 7 (5.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 6 (4.29%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.57%) 1st Line Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.00%) .NET
1 7 (5.00%) J2EE
1 7 (5.00%) SAML
2 2 (1.43%) COM
3 1 (0.71%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.86%) Replication
2 13 (9.29%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (5.71%) PKI
4 7 (5.00%) iPad
4 7 (5.00%) iPhone
4 7 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.57%) Clustering
5 5 (3.57%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.86%) NHS
7 3 (2.14%) IBM Storwize
8 2 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.71%) CCTV
9 1 (0.71%) IPTV
9 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 89 (63.57%) Windows
2 55 (39.29%) Windows Server
3 32 (22.86%) Windows 10
4 27 (19.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (18.57%) Windows Server 2019
6 13 (9.29%) Windows Server 2016
7 12 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (6.43%) Linux
9 7 (5.00%) Data ONTAP
9 7 (5.00%) Windows 7
10 6 (4.29%) Unix
11 3 (2.14%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.71%) Android
12 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.71%) CentOS
12 1 (0.71%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.71%) Solaris
12 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 18 (12.86%) ITIL
3 17 (12.14%) Migration
4 8 (5.71%) SOA
5 7 (5.00%) EAI
5 7 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (4.29%) Change Management
6 6 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (4.29%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (4.29%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (4.29%) Project Delivery
6 6 (4.29%) Server Management
7 5 (3.57%) Change Control
8 4 (2.86%) Break/Fix
8 4 (2.86%) Data Migration
8 4 (2.86%) Network Virtualisation
8 4 (2.86%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 3 (2.14%) Data Protection
9 3 (2.14%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (2.14%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.71%) SQL
2 13 (9.29%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.86%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (15.71%) Security Cleared
2 20 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (7.14%) Degree
4 10 (7.14%) MCSE
4 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (6.43%) CCNA
6 7 (5.00%) CCNP
6 7 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.57%) JNCIA
8 4 (2.86%) MCSA
9 3 (2.14%) CCIE
10 2 (1.43%) VCAP
11 1 (0.71%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.86%) SLA
2 4 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 44 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (20.71%) vSphere
4 22 (15.71%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (13.57%) Hyper-V
6 12 (8.57%) XenApp
7 10 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (5.00%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (4.29%) Firmware
9 6 (4.29%) XenDesktop
10 4 (2.86%) vCloud
10 4 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (2.86%) VMware NSX
11 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (1.43%) Docker
12 2 (1.43%) KVM
12 2 (1.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (17.86%) SCCM
2 16 (11.43%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (9.29%) vCenter Server
4 8 (5.71%) vRealize
5 7 (5.00%) SnapMirror
5 7 (5.00%) SnapVault
6 5 (3.57%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (2.86%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 4 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.86%) PowerCLI
7 4 (2.86%) Puppet
7 4 (2.86%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 4 (2.86%) WSUS
7 4 (2.86%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.14%) Ansible
8 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.43%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.43%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 106 (75.71%) VMware
2 61 (43.57%) Microsoft
3 32 (22.86%) Cisco
4 28 (20.00%) Citrix
5 25 (17.86%) Dell
6 23 (16.43%) NetApp
7 20 (14.29%) HP
8 18 (12.86%) Juniper
9 16 (11.43%) Nimble Storage
9 16 (11.43%) Oracle
10 10 (7.14%) SolarWinds
11 9 (6.43%) CommVault
12 8 (5.71%) Meraki
13 7 (5.00%) Adobe
13 7 (5.00%) Apple
13 7 (5.00%) Kaspersky
13 7 (5.00%) Zerto
14 6 (4.29%) Cognos
14 6 (4.29%) Sophos
15 4 (2.86%) CheckPoint