The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 3 months to 23 May 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
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 533 599 580
Rank change year-on-year +66 -19  
Contract jobs citing Veeam 48 51 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.095% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.25% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 32
Median daily rate £325 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £33.58 - £18.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 - £16.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.58 - £18.50

Veeam is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 19577 23800 24676
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.68% 44.52% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11901 14645 14199
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year +3.89% +4.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 638 797 1129
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.73 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11%  

Veeam
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Veeam as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Veeam in the UK

Veeam
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Veeam in the UK

Veeam
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veeam over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Veeam in the UK

Veeam
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Veeam in the UK

Veeam
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Veeam over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Veeam in the UK

Veeam
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Veeam within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +44 41 £325 - 35
London +18 15 £345 +15.00% 7
South East +32 9 £447 +11.81% 7
South West +20 9 £300 +8.10% 4
Bournemouth +17 5 £300 +8.10%
Dorset +16 5 £300 +8.10% 1
Berkshire +21 4 £450 +5.88% 3
Scotland +43 3 £250 +92.30%
City of London -2 3 £210 -44.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -12 3 £451 +38.84% 1
South Wales - 3 £356 - 1
Falkirk - 3 £250 -
Wales - 3 £356 - 1
West Midlands +27 2 £120 -66.43%
North West +19 2 - - 4
East of England +1 2 £325 -12.16% 6
Liverpool 0 2 - -
Milton Keynes -2 2 £451 - 1
Merseyside -3 2 - -
East Midlands -10 2 £425 +41.66% 1
Cardiff - 2 £356 -
Bristol - 2 £290 - 2
Somerset - 2 - -
Yeovil - 2 - -
Grangemouth - 2 £250 -
Birmingham +13 1 - -
Luton -1 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire -5 1 £425 +41.66%
Bedfordshire -9 1 - - 1
Essex - 1 £325 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 with a requirement for Veeam.

1 78 (88.64%) VMware
2 69 (78.41%) Windows
3 52 (59.09%) Active Directory
4 48 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 39 (44.32%) Hyper-V
6 38 (43.18%) Microsoft
7 35 (39.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (35.23%) MS Exchange
10 30 (34.09%) SAN
11 28 (31.82%) Backup Exec
12 26 (29.55%) DNS
13 25 (28.41%) DHCP
14 23 (26.14%) SQL
14 23 (26.14%) SQL Server
15 22 (25.00%) VPN
16 20 (22.73%) Cisco
16 20 (22.73%) HP
16 20 (22.73%) Firewall
16 20 (22.73%) vSphere
16 20 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
17 19 (21.59%) Migration
18 18 (20.45%) Disaster Recovery
18 18 (20.45%) Symantec
18 18 (20.45%) Windows 7
18 18 (20.45%) PowerShell
18 18 (20.45%) Replication
19 16 (18.18%) SCCM
19 16 (18.18%) Linux

Veeam
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 31 (35.23%) MS Exchange
2 20 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (7.95%) IIS
5 4 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.27%) Apache
7 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.41%) Acrobat
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Office 365
2 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.41%) IaaS
5 1 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 30 (34.09%) SAN
2 26 (29.55%) DNS
3 25 (28.41%) DHCP
4 22 (25.00%) VPN
5 20 (22.73%) Firewall
6 13 (14.77%) Internet
6 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP
7 8 (9.09%) LAN
7 8 (9.09%) WAN
8 5 (5.68%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (4.55%) IPsec
9 4 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (4.55%) SSL
10 3 (3.41%) Extranet
10 3 (3.41%) FTP
10 3 (3.41%) Intranet
10 3 (3.41%) SNMP
10 3 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.41%) MySQL
4 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (6.82%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.27%) Advertising
4 2 (2.27%) Electronics
4 2 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Billing
5 1 (1.14%) Games
5 1 (1.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (48.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (19.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 16 (18.18%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (15.91%) Support Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (10.23%) Infrastructure Support
7 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Administrator
8 7 (7.95%) Server Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) VMware Specialist
9 6 (6.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 6 (6.82%) Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Server Support
11 4 (4.55%) 3rd Line Server Support
11 4 (4.55%) Consultant
11 4 (4.55%) SharePoint Engineer
11 4 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
11 4 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.45%) Replication
2 8 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.41%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.41%) HP Storage
4 3 (3.41%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (3.41%) PKI
5 2 (2.27%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.27%) EMC VNXe
5 2 (2.27%) NHS
5 2 (2.27%) RIA
6 1 (1.14%) Clustering
6 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.14%) Digital Signage
6 1 (1.14%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.14%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (78.41%) Windows
2 48 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 35 (39.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (20.45%) Windows 7
6 16 (18.18%) Linux
7 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (11.36%) Windows 8
9 8 (9.09%) Windows 10
10 6 (6.82%) CentOS
11 2 (2.27%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.59%) Migration
2 18 (20.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (17.05%) ITIL
4 9 (10.23%) Patch Management
5 8 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 8 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
6 7 (7.95%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (6.82%) Network Architecture
7 6 (6.82%) Problem Management
7 6 (6.82%) Security Patching
7 6 (6.82%) Time Management
8 5 (5.68%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (4.55%) Application Packaging
9 4 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (4.55%) Email Migration
9 4 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (3.41%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.41%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (3.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.14%) SQL
2 18 (20.45%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
1 7 (7.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.55%) MCSE
5 2 (2.27%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.14%) CCNA
6 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.14%) Degree
6 1 (1.14%) MCSA
6 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
1 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 48 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (44.32%) Hyper-V
4 20 (22.73%) vSphere
5 10 (11.36%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (7.95%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (6.82%) BitLocker
7 6 (6.82%) XenApp
8 5 (5.68%) vCloud
9 4 (4.55%) Terminal Services
10 3 (3.41%) NFS
10 3 (3.41%) Samba
10 3 (3.41%) Squid
11 2 (2.27%) VMware Server
11 2 (2.27%) XenDesktop
12 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (1.14%) ProxySG
12 1 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (31.82%) Backup Exec
2 16 (18.18%) SCCM
3 11 (12.50%) SCOM
4 9 (10.23%) McAfee ePO
4 9 (10.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 7 (7.95%) vMotion
6 7 (7.95%) WSUS
7 6 (6.82%) Nagios
8 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (4.55%) SCDPM
8 4 (4.55%) vRealize
9 3 (3.41%) PowerCLI
9 3 (3.41%) Puppet
9 3 (3.41%) RANCID
9 3 (3.41%) SCVMM
9 3 (3.41%) vCenter Server
9 3 (3.41%) Webmin
9 3 (3.41%) Xymon
10 2 (2.27%) SCSM
Vendors
1 78 (88.64%) VMware
2 38 (43.18%) Microsoft
3 20 (22.73%) Cisco
3 20 (22.73%) HP
4 18 (20.45%) Symantec
5 13 (14.77%) Dell
6 12 (13.64%) Citrix
7 9 (10.23%) McAfee
7 9 (10.23%) NetApp
8 7 (7.95%) EMC
8 7 (7.95%) Sophos
9 6 (6.82%) Polycom
9 6 (6.82%) Red Hat
10 5 (5.68%) EqualLogic
11 4 (4.55%) CheckPoint
11 4 (4.55%) Juniper
12 3 (3.41%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.41%) Oracle
12 3 (3.41%) Palo Alto
12 3 (3.41%) Zerto
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