Period
to 26 February 2020

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 26 February 2020 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
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 627 721 745
Rank change year-on-year +94 +24 +7
Contract jobs citing Veeam 100 159 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.38% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 99 90
UK median daily rate £325 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% +9.24%
10th Percentile £251 £200 £172
90th Percentile £463 £489 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -18.75% +23.08% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 2
UK median hourly rate £44.50 £44.18 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.72% +132.53% -
10th Percentile £25.45 £28.04 £12.85
90th Percentile £55.00 £47.25 £23.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £41.53 £19.00
% change year-on-year -36.19% +118.58% -

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 29,174 42,071 41,983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.91% 42.45% 41.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,831 26,035 26,395
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £220 £263 £231
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,222 1,538 1,416
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - +1.69%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.75 £48.75 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +7.46% +4.69% -3.03%

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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Veeam in the UK

Veeam
Top 12 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 26 February 2020. 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 +115 85 £325 -13.33% 151
UK excluding London +106 74 £325 -18.75% 136
London +121 22 £375 +20.00% 19
Midlands +54 17 £390 +16.42% 21
West Midlands +62 16 £370 -1.33% 15
South West +32 14 £325 -18.75% 18
North of England +65 13 £313 -16.67% 49
Scotland +27 12 £325 -27.78% 4
Yorkshire +56 9 £325 -27.78% 17
South East +49 9 £263 -41.67% 32
East of England +36 9 £294 -24.19% 12
North West +24 4 £250 +17.65% 27

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, 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 83 (83.00%) VMware
2 62 (62.00%) Windows
3 43 (43.00%) Active Directory
4 41 (41.00%) Microsoft
5 40 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 36 (36.00%) PowerShell
7 31 (31.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 28 (28.00%) Windows Server
9 26 (26.00%) HP
10 25 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
11 24 (24.00%) Azure
12 23 (23.00%) vSphere
13 22 (22.00%) Cisco
13 22 (22.00%) SAN
13 22 (22.00%) Firewall
14 21 (21.00%) Dell
14 21 (21.00%) Office 365
15 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (20.00%) Data Centre
15 20 (20.00%) DNS
16 18 (18.00%) Citrix
16 18 (18.00%) Linux
17 17 (17.00%) SCCM
18 16 (16.00%) NetBackup
18 16 (16.00%) Backup Exec
18 16 (16.00%) Migration
19 13 (13.00%) LAN
19 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
20 12 (12.00%) AWS
20 12 (12.00%) WSUS

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 11 (11.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.00%) IIS
4 6 (6.00%) Apache
5 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.00%) CMS
7 1 (1.00%) Confluence
7 1 (1.00%) nginx
7 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.00%) Zimbra
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.00%) Magento
1 1 (1.00%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 24 (24.00%) Azure
2 21 (21.00%) Office 365
3 12 (12.00%) AWS
4 6 (6.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (5.00%) IaaS
6 4 (4.00%) PaaS
7 3 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.00%) Amazon S3
8 2 (2.00%) CloudFront
8 2 (2.00%) Mimecast
8 2 (2.00%) Route 53
8 2 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (1.00%) G Suite
9 1 (1.00%) OneDrive
9 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.00%) Firewall
1 22 (22.00%) SAN
2 20 (20.00%) DNS
3 13 (13.00%) LAN
4 10 (10.00%) DHCP
4 10 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (10.00%) WAN
5 9 (9.00%) Internet
6 7 (7.00%) VPN
7 5 (5.00%) SMTP
7 5 (5.00%) VLAN
8 4 (4.00%) VSAN
8 4 (4.00%) Wireless
9 3 (3.00%) Network Security
9 3 (3.00%) Software-Defined Networking
9 3 (3.00%) VoIP
10 2 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.00%) IPsec
10 2 (2.00%) NAS
10 2 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (3.00%) MySQL
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Rational Team Concert
2 2 (2.00%) Hudson
2 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.00%) JIRA
3 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.00%) Finance
3 4 (4.00%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.00%) Back Office
4 3 (3.00%) Banking
4 3 (3.00%) Games
5 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.00%) Automotive
6 1 (1.00%) Local Government
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (29.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (13.00%) Administrator
3 11 (11.00%) Backup Engineer
4 10 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
5 8 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (7.00%) Analyst
6 7 (7.00%) IT Engineer
6 7 (7.00%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.00%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (7.00%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Data Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Data Protection Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support
8 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) IT Support
8 5 (5.00%) Server Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Backup Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) LAMP
2 2 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.00%) FFmpeg
3 1 (1.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.00%) Replication
3 7 (7.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.00%) Clustering
6 2 (2.00%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.00%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.00%) User Experience
7 1 (1.00%) AS400
7 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.00%) CCTV
7 1 (1.00%) CMDB
7 1 (1.00%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 62 (62.00%) Windows
2 28 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (18.00%) Linux
5 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.00%) Windows 10
7 5 (5.00%) CentOS
8 3 (3.00%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.00%) Unix
8 3 (3.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.00%) Debian
10 1 (1.00%) Solaris
10 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (16.00%) Migration
3 10 (10.00%) ITIL
4 8 (8.00%) Change Management
4 8 (8.00%) Project Delivery
5 7 (7.00%) Data Centre Operations
5 7 (7.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (6.00%) Data Management
6 6 (6.00%) Load Balancing
6 6 (6.00%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (6.00%) Server Management
7 5 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.00%) Storage Management
8 4 (4.00%) DevOps
8 4 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.00%) ITSM
9 3 (3.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (36.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.00%) Python
3 10 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 10 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (3.00%) PHP
5 1 (1.00%) Perl
5 1 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.00%) MCSE
2 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (6.00%) Degree
4 6 (6.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.00%) MCSA
6 2 (2.00%) CCNA
6 2 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.00%) VCP6
7 1 (1.00%) CCA
7 1 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.00%) HND
7 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 43 (43.00%) Active Directory
2 40 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 23 (23.00%) vSphere
5 11 (11.00%) XenApp
6 10 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (7.00%) VMware NSX
8 5 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (4.00%) XenDesktop
10 3 (3.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 3 (3.00%) Firmware
11 1 (1.00%) KVM
11 1 (1.00%) NFS
11 1 (1.00%) Samba
11 1 (1.00%) Terminal Server
11 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
11 1 (1.00%) vCloud
11 1 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (17.00%) SCCM
2 16 (16.00%) Backup Exec
2 16 (16.00%) NetBackup
3 12 (12.00%) WSUS
4 10 (10.00%) vCenter Server
5 9 (9.00%) vRealize
6 8 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (7.00%) Avamar
7 7 (7.00%) HP Data Protector
8 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (4.00%) Ansible
10 3 (3.00%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (3.00%) SCOM
10 3 (3.00%) SnapMirror
10 3 (3.00%) SnapVault
10 3 (3.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (2.00%) HP SIM
11 2 (2.00%) Nessus
11 2 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 83 (83.00%) VMware
2 41 (41.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (26.00%) HP
4 22 (22.00%) Cisco
5 21 (21.00%) Dell
6 18 (18.00%) Citrix
7 10 (10.00%) IBM
8 8 (8.00%) NetApp
8 8 (8.00%) Symantec
9 7 (7.00%) EMC
9 7 (7.00%) McAfee
9 7 (7.00%) Sophos
10 6 (6.00%) ServiceNow
11 5 (5.00%) Brocade
11 5 (5.00%) Isilon
11 5 (5.00%) Juniper
11 5 (5.00%) SolarWinds
11 5 (5.00%) Veritas
12 4 (4.00%) Forcepoint
12 4 (4.00%) Hitachi