Period
to 25 May 2018

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 6 months to 25 May 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
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 719 745 799
Rank change year-on-year +26 +54 -37
Contract jobs citing Veeam 169 90 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.100% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 56 53
UK median daily rate £375 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.12% -1.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £205 £185 £173
90th Percentile £575 £448 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £290 £315
% change year-on-year +23.28% -7.94% -3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 0
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £19.66 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.53% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 -
% change year-on-year +14.45% - -

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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 42,337 39,932 46,617
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.71% 44.17% 44.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,410 24,509 28,328
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £240
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,490 1,400 1,644
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.37 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.53 £17.97
% change year-on-year -4.02% -8.05% +6.82%

Veeam
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Veeam as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 25 May 2018.

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 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Veeam in the UK

Veeam
Top 15 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 6 months to 25 May 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
England +32 157 £375 +25.00% 89
UK excluding London +12 102 £358 +23.28% 77
London -20 59 £375 +19.52% 20
South East +13 45 £360 -3.29% 15
South West +14 18 £338 +12.50% 10
Midlands 0 12 £381 +217.71% 4
East of England +8 11 £350 +16.67% 7
North of England -20 11 £273 -10.66% 33
East Midlands +8 10 £388 -8.82% 3
North West -13 7 £206 -21.43% 20
Yorkshire -21 3 £343 +12.30% 12
Scotland -29 3 £400 +60.00% 2
Wales -8 2 £350 -1.75% 7
West Midlands -25 2 £375 +212.50% 1
North East - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 with a requirement for Veeam.

1 141 (83.43%) Windows
2 136 (80.47%) VMware
3 112 (66.27%) Active Directory
4 107 (63.31%) Windows Server
5 91 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 90 (53.25%) Microsoft
7 58 (34.32%) Firewall
8 55 (32.54%) Cisco
9 49 (28.99%) Office 365
10 47 (27.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 44 (26.04%) Backup Exec
11 44 (26.04%) HP
12 41 (24.26%) ITIL
13 40 (23.67%) DNS
13 40 (23.67%) SAN
14 39 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
15 38 (22.49%) SQL
16 37 (21.89%) MS Exchange
17 36 (21.30%) SCCM
18 35 (20.71%) Hyper-V
19 33 (19.53%) Linux
20 32 (18.93%) Citrix
21 31 (18.34%) Microsoft Azure
22 30 (17.75%) Security Cleared
23 28 (16.57%) Migration
24 27 (15.98%) DHCP
25 25 (14.79%) VPN
25 25 (14.79%) VMware ESXi
25 25 (14.79%) Data Centre
26 24 (14.20%) SharePoint

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 37 (21.89%) MS Exchange
2 24 (14.20%) SharePoint
3 16 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (8.88%) Skype for Business
5 13 (7.69%) IIS
6 12 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.59%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.59%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (12.43%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 49 (28.99%) Office 365
2 31 (18.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.96%) G Suite
5 2 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.18%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.59%) IaaS
6 1 (0.59%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (34.32%) Firewall
2 40 (23.67%) DNS
2 40 (23.67%) SAN
3 27 (15.98%) DHCP
4 25 (14.79%) VPN
5 19 (11.24%) LAN
6 16 (9.47%) WAN
7 14 (8.28%) Skype
7 14 (8.28%) TCP/IP
8 13 (7.69%) VoIP
9 10 (5.92%) iSCSI
9 10 (5.92%) VLAN
10 9 (5.33%) NetScaler
11 7 (4.14%) HTTP
11 7 (4.14%) SMTP
11 7 (4.14%) SSL
12 6 (3.55%) Wireless
13 4 (2.37%) Extranet
13 4 (2.37%) NAS
14 3 (1.78%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.73%) MySQL
3 5 (2.96%) Power BI
4 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (3.55%) JIRA
2 5 (2.96%) Rational Team Concert
3 2 (1.18%) Hudson
General
1 12 (7.10%) Finance
2 6 (3.55%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.96%) Retail
4 3 (1.78%) Banking
4 3 (1.78%) Games
5 2 (1.18%) Advertising
5 2 (1.18%) Automotive
5 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.18%) French Language
5 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.18%) Law
5 2 (1.18%) Local Government
5 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.18%) Marketing
6 1 (0.59%) Billing
6 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (32.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 35 (20.71%) Support Engineer
3 18 (10.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 16 (9.47%) Administrator
5 15 (8.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (8.28%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
8 12 (7.10%) VMware Engineer
9 11 (6.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (5.92%) Consultant
10 10 (5.92%) Infrastructure Support
10 10 (5.92%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 10 (5.92%) Windows Administrator
10 10 (5.92%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (5.92%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 9 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (5.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (5.33%) Infrastructure Manager
12 7 (4.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 7 (4.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.18%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.59%) .NET
2 1 (0.59%) COM
2 1 (0.59%) Flash
2 1 (0.59%) Middleware
2 1 (0.59%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.79%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.92%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.33%) Replication
4 7 (4.14%) HP Superdome
5 5 (2.96%) PKI
5 5 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.78%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.18%) Clustering
8 2 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.59%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.59%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.59%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.59%) RIA
9 1 (0.59%) Social Media
9 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 141 (83.43%) Windows
2 107 (63.31%) Windows Server
3 47 (27.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (19.53%) Linux
6 22 (13.02%) Windows 10
7 18 (10.65%) Windows 7
8 11 (6.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (4.14%) Windows NT
10 6 (3.55%) Data ONTAP
11 4 (2.37%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.78%) Android
12 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.78%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.59%) Debian
13 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.59%) VMS
13 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.26%) ITIL
2 28 (16.57%) Migration
3 18 (10.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 12 (7.10%) Service Management
6 11 (6.51%) Load Balancing
6 11 (6.51%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (5.33%) Virtual Environments
8 8 (4.73%) Data Centre Operations
8 8 (4.73%) ITIL V3
9 7 (4.14%) Commercial Awareness
9 7 (4.14%) Configuration Management
9 7 (4.14%) DevOps
9 7 (4.14%) Disk Encryption
9 7 (4.14%) Information Security
9 7 (4.14%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (4.14%) Proactive Monitoring
9 7 (4.14%) Protective Monitoring
10 6 (3.55%) ITSM
10 6 (3.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (22.49%) SQL
2 21 (12.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.59%) VB
3 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (17.75%) Security Cleared
2 23 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (9.47%) SC Cleared
4 13 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (7.10%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (7.10%) DV Cleared
6 10 (5.92%) MCSA
6 10 (5.92%) MCSE
7 9 (5.33%) CCNA
7 9 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (4.14%) MCITP
9 6 (3.55%) CCNP
9 6 (3.55%) Degree
10 5 (2.96%) MCP
11 2 (1.18%) CEH
12 1 (0.59%) CCENT
12 1 (0.59%) HND
12 1 (0.59%) MCTS
12 1 (0.59%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.47%) SLA
2 5 (2.96%) GDPR
3 3 (1.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 112 (66.27%) Active Directory
2 91 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (20.71%) Hyper-V
4 25 (14.79%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (13.02%) vSphere
6 16 (9.47%) XenApp
6 16 (9.47%) XenDesktop
6 16 (9.47%) XenServer
7 9 (5.33%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (4.73%) BitLocker
9 7 (4.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 7 (4.14%) Virtual Desktop
9 7 (4.14%) VirtualBox
9 7 (4.14%) VMware NSX
10 6 (3.55%) NFS
11 2 (1.18%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.18%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.59%) vCloud
12 1 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 44 (26.04%) Backup Exec
2 36 (21.30%) SCCM
3 19 (11.24%) SCOM
4 14 (8.28%) vCenter Server
5 7 (4.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (3.55%) NetBackup
6 6 (3.55%) OVSD
6 6 (3.55%) SCSM
7 4 (2.37%) PowerCLI
7 4 (2.37%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (2.37%) WSUS
8 3 (1.78%) AirWatch
9 2 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.18%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.18%) Puppet
9 2 (1.18%) ThinApp
9 2 (1.18%) vRealize
Vendors
1 136 (80.47%) VMware
2 90 (53.25%) Microsoft
3 55 (32.54%) Cisco
4 44 (26.04%) HP
5 32 (18.93%) Citrix
6 21 (12.43%) McAfee
7 20 (11.83%) Dell
7 20 (11.83%) Symantec
8 15 (8.88%) NetApp
8 15 (8.88%) Sophos
9 13 (7.69%) arcserve
9 13 (7.69%) EMC
10 12 (7.10%) Oracle
11 10 (5.92%) Kaspersky
12 9 (5.33%) 3PAR
13 8 (4.73%) CommVault
13 8 (4.73%) IBM
13 8 (4.73%) Meraki
13 8 (4.73%) Splunk
14 7 (4.14%) Veritas