Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 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
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 648 720 733
Rank change year-on-year +72 +13 +44
Contract jobs citing Veeam 137 185 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.42% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 119 101
UK median daily rate £345 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.83% +20.83% -14.29%
10th Percentile £206 £200 £190
90th Percentile £475 £475 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £310
% change year-on-year -2.86% +12.90% -10.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 14
UK median hourly rate £44.26 £44.18 £21.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.18% +108.00% +41.60%
10th Percentile £36.51 £28.04 £12.79
90th Percentile £64.50 £47.09 £42.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £92.25 £44.27 £21.24
% change year-on-year +108.40% +108.40% +41.60%

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 35,270 44,230 43,465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.71% 42.38% 42.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,043 27,486 27,183
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £225 £256 £231
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,489 1,645 1,411
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - +6.06%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.75 £10.71
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.37 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Veeam in the UK

Veeam
Top 13 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 9 December 2019. 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 +58 105 £350 -6.67% 179
UK excluding London +76 101 £340 -2.86% 150
London +47 21 £295 -21.33% 38
Scotland +54 20 £213 -52.78% 6
North of England +14 20 £345 +48.39% 43
South East +45 19 £355 -7.79% 28
Midlands +70 17 £425 +21.43% 25
West Midlands +49 17 £425 +13.33% 15
Yorkshire +42 14 £340 +4.62% 15
South West +5 14 £395 +8.97% 31
East of England +40 9 £288 -23.33% 14
North West 0 6 £350 +62.79% 24
Wales +30 2 £390 +30.00% 3

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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.

1 112 (81.75%) Windows
2 110 (80.29%) VMware
3 86 (62.77%) Active Directory
4 59 (43.07%) Microsoft
5 57 (41.61%) Windows Server
6 46 (33.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (32.85%) DNS
8 44 (32.12%) Firewall
9 41 (29.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 39 (28.47%) Office 365
10 39 (28.47%) VMware ESXi
10 39 (28.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 38 (27.74%) PowerShell
11 38 (27.74%) Cisco
12 33 (24.09%) Linux
13 29 (21.17%) vSphere
14 28 (20.44%) Security Cleared
15 27 (19.71%) SCCM
16 26 (18.98%) Citrix
17 25 (18.25%) LAN
18 24 (17.52%) Windows 10
19 23 (16.79%) WAN
19 23 (16.79%) HP
19 23 (16.79%) SQL
19 23 (16.79%) ITIL
19 23 (16.79%) Hyper-V
20 22 (16.06%) SQL Server
20 22 (16.06%) SharePoint
20 22 (16.06%) Dell
21 21 (15.33%) VPN

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 22 (16.06%) SharePoint
2 18 (13.14%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.84%) Confluence
4 6 (4.38%) Apache
4 6 (4.38%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.92%) IBM Domino
5 4 (2.92%) IIS
6 3 (2.19%) nginx
7 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.73%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.73%) Zimbra
Applications
1 9 (6.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.73%) Magento
1 1 (0.73%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.73%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 39 (28.47%) Office 365
2 17 (12.41%) Azure
3 14 (10.22%) AWS
4 7 (5.11%) OneDrive
5 6 (4.38%) IaaS
6 4 (2.92%) PaaS
7 3 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.19%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.19%) CloudFront
7 3 (2.19%) Mimecast
7 3 (2.19%) Route 53
7 3 (2.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.73%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 45 (32.85%) DNS
2 44 (32.12%) Firewall
3 25 (18.25%) LAN
4 23 (16.79%) WAN
5 21 (15.33%) VPN
6 18 (13.14%) TCP/IP
7 16 (11.68%) DHCP
7 16 (11.68%) SAN
8 13 (9.49%) VLAN
9 9 (6.57%) VoIP
10 8 (5.84%) VSAN
11 7 (5.11%) Wireless
12 6 (4.38%) Internet
12 6 (4.38%) Skype
13 5 (3.65%) iSCSI
14 4 (2.92%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (2.92%) NAS
15 3 (2.19%) IP Telephony
15 3 (2.19%) SMTP
15 3 (2.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.06%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.92%) MySQL
3 3 (2.19%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (6.57%) JIRA
2 7 (5.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (5.11%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.38%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.19%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.46%) Rational Team Concert
6 1 (0.73%) Bazaar
6 1 (0.73%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.73%) Subversion
6 1 (0.73%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (2.92%) Back Office
1 4 (2.92%) Finance
1 4 (2.92%) Public Sector
2 3 (2.19%) Games
3 2 (1.46%) Banking
3 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.73%) Automotive
4 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (25.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 33 (24.09%) Administrator
3 25 (18.25%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (9.49%) Server Engineer
5 12 (8.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 11 (8.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (8.03%) Windows Engineer
7 10 (7.30%) IT Engineer
7 10 (7.30%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) Analyst
8 8 (5.84%) Consultant
8 8 (5.84%) VMware Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) Backup Administrator
9 7 (5.11%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) IT Administrator
10 6 (4.38%) IT Support
10 6 (4.38%) IT Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.38%) Office 365 Administrator
11 5 (3.65%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.38%) .NET
1 6 (4.38%) LAMP
2 3 (2.19%) LDAP
2 3 (2.19%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (2.19%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (0.73%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.68%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.49%) Replication
3 11 (8.03%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.92%) Clustering
6 3 (2.19%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.19%) CMDB
6 3 (2.19%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.19%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.46%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.46%) User Experience
8 1 (0.73%) AS400
8 1 (0.73%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.73%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.73%) PKI
8 1 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 112 (81.75%) Windows
2 57 (41.61%) Windows Server
3 46 (33.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (24.09%) Linux
5 24 (17.52%) Windows 10
6 17 (12.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (10.95%) Windows 7
8 9 (6.57%) CentOS
8 9 (6.57%) Unix
9 7 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (3.65%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.19%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.46%) Debian
13 2 (1.46%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.46%) Windows NT
13 2 (1.46%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.73%) Android
14 1 (0.73%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.47%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (16.79%) ITIL
3 13 (9.49%) Migration
4 11 (8.03%) Virtual Environments
5 9 (6.57%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (6.57%) Service Delivery
6 8 (5.84%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (5.84%) Storage Management
7 7 (5.11%) Change Management
7 7 (5.11%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.11%) Data Management
7 7 (5.11%) Service Management
8 6 (4.38%) Change Control
8 6 (4.38%) DevOps
8 6 (4.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.38%) High Availability
8 6 (4.38%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (4.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (3.65%) ITSM
9 5 (3.65%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 38 (27.74%) PowerShell
2 23 (16.79%) SQL
3 20 (14.60%) Python
4 8 (5.84%) Perl
5 7 (5.11%) Bash Shell
5 7 (5.11%) VBScript
6 6 (4.38%) C#
7 5 (3.65%) PHP
8 1 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (20.44%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.41%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.95%) DV Cleared
4 11 (8.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (6.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (5.11%) MCSE
7 6 (4.38%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (3.65%) CCNA
8 5 (3.65%) MCSA
9 4 (2.92%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.46%) CCNP
10 2 (1.46%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.46%) MCP
11 1 (0.73%) CCA
11 1 (0.73%) HP ASE
11 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.73%) MCITP
11 1 (0.73%) VCP6
11 1 (0.73%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.46%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.73%) GDPR
3 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 86 (62.77%) Active Directory
2 41 (29.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (28.47%) VMware ESXi
4 29 (21.17%) vSphere
5 23 (16.79%) Hyper-V
6 9 (6.57%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (6.57%) VMware NSX
7 8 (5.84%) XenApp
8 6 (4.38%) Firmware
9 5 (3.65%) vCloud
10 4 (2.92%) KVM
11 3 (2.19%) NFS
11 3 (2.19%) Samba
11 3 (2.19%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (2.19%) Xen
11 3 (2.19%) XenDesktop
12 2 (1.46%) BitLocker
12 2 (1.46%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (1.46%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.46%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 27 (19.71%) SCCM
2 21 (15.33%) Backup Exec
2 21 (15.33%) NetBackup
3 20 (14.60%) WSUS
4 13 (9.49%) vCenter Server
5 11 (8.03%) Ansible
6 10 (7.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 8 (5.84%) Avamar
8 6 (4.38%) vRealize
9 4 (2.92%) FortiGate
9 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (2.92%) Nagios
9 4 (2.92%) Oracle RMAN
9 4 (2.92%) SCOM
10 3 (2.19%) AirWatch
10 3 (2.19%) HAProxy
10 3 (2.19%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (2.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (2.19%) WMI
11 2 (1.46%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 110 (80.29%) VMware
2 59 (43.07%) Microsoft
3 38 (27.74%) Cisco
4 26 (18.98%) Citrix
5 23 (16.79%) HP
6 22 (16.06%) Dell
7 20 (14.60%) McAfee
8 15 (10.95%) IBM
8 15 (10.95%) Symantec
9 14 (10.22%) Sophos
9 14 (10.22%) Veritas
10 10 (7.30%) Meraki
11 9 (6.57%) Atlassian
12 8 (5.84%) NetApp
12 8 (5.84%) SolarWinds
13 7 (5.11%) Oracle
14 6 (4.38%) Hitachi
14 6 (4.38%) Nimble Storage
15 5 (3.65%) Aruba
15 5 (3.65%) Mitel