Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 737 745 795
Rank change year-on-year +8 +50 -33
Contract jobs citing Veeam 138 101 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 58 57
UK median daily rate £323 £298 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.40% +3.48% -30.30%
10th Percentile £178 £212 £193
90th Percentile £518 £425 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £276 £270
% change year-on-year +17.65% +2.31% -26.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £23.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.79% +29.66%
10th Percentile £12.85 £16.80 £18.20
90th Percentile £23.95 £20.63 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 -

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 42,513 43,208 45,552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.85% 45.01% 42.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,815 26,535 27,057
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £238 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,421 1,627 1,820
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.30 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.12 £46.53 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% -5.71% +6.06%

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 21 February 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 21 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Veeam in the UK

Veeam
Top 14 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 21 February 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 +28 132 £313 +2.46% 111
UK excluding London +10 79 £325 +17.65% 87
London +3 58 £319 -8.93% 28
South East +1 31 £338 +3.85% 17
South West +16 18 £260 -18.75% 12
North of England +35 17 £325 +6.56% 26
North West +19 10 £325 +23.81% 17
Midlands +6 7 £173 -31.00% 13
West Midlands +5 5 £173 -31.00% 6
North East - 4 £340 - 1
Yorkshire -5 3 £300 -1.64% 8
Scotland -21 3 £394 +68.45% 3
Wales - 3 £325 - 1
East Midlands +11 2 £280 - 7

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 112 (81.16%) Windows
2 109 (78.99%) VMware
3 93 (67.39%) Active Directory
4 76 (55.07%) Microsoft
5 75 (54.35%) Windows Server
6 61 (44.20%) VMware Infrastructure
7 52 (37.68%) Office 365
8 51 (36.96%) Cisco
9 50 (36.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 45 (32.61%) Hyper-V
11 41 (29.71%) HP
12 40 (28.99%) DNS
12 40 (28.99%) Firewall
13 37 (26.81%) SQL
14 36 (26.09%) Linux
15 35 (25.36%) Backup Exec
16 34 (24.64%) Microsoft Azure
17 33 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
18 32 (23.19%) SAN
19 28 (20.29%) DHCP
20 27 (19.57%) ITIL
20 27 (19.57%) Citrix
20 27 (19.57%) SCCM
21 24 (17.39%) NetApp
21 24 (17.39%) SharePoint
22 23 (16.67%) MS Exchange
22 23 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
23 21 (15.22%) SCOM
24 20 (14.49%) Security Cleared
24 20 (14.49%) WAN

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 24 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 23 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 12 (8.70%) Skype for Business
4 9 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.35%) IIS
6 4 (2.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (2.90%) Drupal
6 4 (2.90%) WordPress
7 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.72%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 52 (37.68%) Office 365
2 34 (24.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (7.97%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (6.52%) Mimecast
5 8 (5.80%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.90%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.72%) G Suite
7 1 (0.72%) IaaS
7 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (28.99%) DNS
1 40 (28.99%) Firewall
2 32 (23.19%) SAN
3 28 (20.29%) DHCP
4 20 (14.49%) LAN
4 20 (14.49%) WAN
5 12 (8.70%) Skype
5 12 (8.70%) TCP/IP
6 10 (7.25%) iSCSI
6 10 (7.25%) Wireless
7 8 (5.80%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (5.80%) SSL
7 8 (5.80%) VPN
8 6 (4.35%) MPLS
8 6 (4.35%) VoIP
8 6 (4.35%) WLAN
9 5 (3.62%) VLAN
10 4 (2.90%) Internet
10 4 (2.90%) OSPF
11 3 (2.17%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.90%) Power BI
4 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.72%) MySQL
6 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (7.97%) Finance
2 3 (2.17%) Retail
3 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.72%) Banking
4 1 (0.72%) French Language
4 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (24.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (14.49%) Support Engineer
3 16 (11.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 14 (10.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 13 (9.42%) Administrator
6 11 (7.97%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (7.97%) VMware Engineer
7 10 (7.25%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (6.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) Active Directory Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (5.07%) Analyst
10 7 (5.07%) Consultant
11 6 (4.35%) VMware Specialist
12 5 (3.62%) Active Directory Support
12 5 (3.62%) Azure Engineer
12 5 (3.62%) Network Engineer
12 5 (3.62%) Server Administrator
12 5 (3.62%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.62%) .NET
2 4 (2.90%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.25%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.52%) Replication
3 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Licensing
3 7 (5.07%) PKI
4 6 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.35%) HP Superdome
4 6 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.45%) HP Storage
5 2 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.72%) BYOD
6 1 (0.72%) Clustering
6 1 (0.72%) FMCG
6 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.72%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 112 (81.16%) Windows
2 75 (54.35%) Windows Server
3 50 (36.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (26.09%) Linux
5 33 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (12.32%) Windows 10
7 11 (7.97%) Windows 7
8 7 (5.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.62%) Solaris
10 4 (2.90%) CentOS
10 4 (2.90%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (2.17%) AIX
11 3 (2.17%) Unix
12 2 (1.45%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.72%) Android
13 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.57%) ITIL
2 19 (13.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (10.87%) Migration
4 14 (10.14%) Problem Management
5 13 (9.42%) Incident Management
6 10 (7.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (6.52%) Change Management
7 9 (6.52%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.07%) Change Control
8 7 (5.07%) ITIL V3
8 7 (5.07%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (5.07%) People Management
8 7 (5.07%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (5.07%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (5.07%) Software Licensing
9 6 (4.35%) Budget Control
9 6 (4.35%) SIEM
9 6 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
10 5 (3.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.81%) SQL
2 16 (11.59%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.72%) C
4 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (14.49%) Security Cleared
3 18 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (11.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (10.14%) MCSE
6 12 (8.70%) CCNA
7 11 (7.97%) DV Cleared
8 9 (6.52%) MCP
8 9 (6.52%) SC Cleared
9 8 (5.80%) Degree
10 7 (5.07%) CCNP
10 7 (5.07%) MCITP
10 7 (5.07%) MCSA
11 6 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (2.90%) CCSE
12 4 (2.90%) CISA
12 4 (2.90%) CISMP
12 4 (2.90%) CISSP
13 3 (2.17%) DBS Check
14 2 (1.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.59%) SLA
2 6 (4.35%) GDPR
3 1 (0.72%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (67.39%) Active Directory
2 61 (44.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (32.61%) Hyper-V
4 15 (10.87%) vSphere
5 12 (8.70%) XenApp
6 7 (5.07%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (4.35%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.90%) NFS
9 3 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.45%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.45%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (1.45%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.45%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.72%) Firmware
11 1 (0.72%) Snort
11 1 (0.72%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.72%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (25.36%) Backup Exec
2 27 (19.57%) SCCM
3 21 (15.22%) SCOM
4 12 (8.70%) NetBackup
5 9 (6.52%) WSUS
6 8 (5.80%) HP Data Protector
6 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (3.62%) vCenter Server
8 4 (2.90%) OVSD
8 4 (2.90%) SCSM
8 4 (2.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (2.17%) AirWatch
9 3 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (2.17%) SCDPM
9 3 (2.17%) SCOrch
9 3 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (1.45%) Cisco LMS
10 2 (1.45%) FortiGate
10 2 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 109 (78.99%) VMware
2 76 (55.07%) Microsoft
3 51 (36.96%) Cisco
4 41 (29.71%) HP
5 27 (19.57%) Citrix
6 24 (17.39%) NetApp
7 20 (14.49%) CheckPoint
8 16 (11.59%) EMC
8 16 (11.59%) SolarWinds
9 13 (9.42%) Dell
9 13 (9.42%) Symantec
10 12 (8.70%) Sophos
11 9 (6.52%) IBM
12 8 (5.80%) 3PAR
12 8 (5.80%) Juniper
12 8 (5.80%) Oracle
13 7 (5.07%) Avaya
13 7 (5.07%) McAfee
13 7 (5.07%) Meraki
14 6 (4.35%) CommVault