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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 534 596 571
Rank change year-on-year +62 -25  
Contract jobs citing Veeam 76 58 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.24% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 53
Median daily rate £313 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £165 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £448 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £350
% change year-on-year -4.61% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 4
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.28 - £18.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £151.25 - £101.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £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 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 20658 24248 24553
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.84% 44.91% 44.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12524 14933 14366
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 832 1088
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.45 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.06% +7.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +40 69 £316 -7.66% 43
London +3 18 £319 -15.00% 7
South West +13 13 £300 -25.00% 2
South East +14 10 £372 +11.95% 6
North East - 8 £330 - 5
Tyne and Wear - 8 £330 - 4
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £330 - 3
North West +20 7 - - 7
Yorkshire +34 6 £294 -12.96% 4
West Yorkshire +20 6 £294 -12.96% 2
City of London +4 6 £250 -33.33% 2
Bournemouth - 5 £300 - 1
Yeovil - 5 - -
Somerset - 5 - -
Dorset - 5 £300 - 1
Scotland +36 4 £250 +92.30% 1
Berkshire +22 4 - - 1
Leeds +19 4 £275 -18.51%
Manchester +14 4 - - 4
East of England +1 4 £325 -12.16% 3
Liverpool -1 3 - -
Bristol -2 3 £290 -29.69%
Merseyside -2 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £451 -
Stockport - 3 - -
Falkirk - 3 £250 -
West Midlands +18 2 - - 6
Hampshire +11 2 £300 -11.76% 2
South Wales - 2 £325 -
Birmingham - 2 - - 4

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 91 (82.73%) VMware
2 87 (79.09%) Windows
3 63 (57.27%) Active Directory
4 55 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 51 (46.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 50 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 44 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 43 (39.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (37.27%) SAN
10 40 (36.36%) MS Exchange
11 36 (32.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 34 (30.91%) Cisco
13 33 (30.00%) Backup Exec
14 32 (29.09%) DNS
15 31 (28.18%) HP
16 30 (27.27%) DHCP
16 30 (27.27%) Firewall
17 29 (26.36%) Replication
18 28 (25.45%) SQL
19 27 (24.55%) SQL Server
19 27 (24.55%) Migration
20 26 (23.64%) Linux
21 24 (21.82%) VPN
21 24 (21.82%) PowerShell
22 22 (20.00%) Windows 7
22 22 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
23 21 (19.09%) ITIL
24 20 (18.18%) Symantec
24 20 (18.18%) vSphere
25 19 (17.27%) TCP/IP

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 40 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (11.82%) SharePoint
4 11 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (6.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (5.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (3.64%) IIS
8 2 (1.82%) Apache
8 2 (1.82%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.91%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.91%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (14.55%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.64%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.27%) Office 365
2 13 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.73%) IaaS
5 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (37.27%) SAN
2 32 (29.09%) DNS
3 30 (27.27%) DHCP
3 30 (27.27%) Firewall
4 24 (21.82%) VPN
5 19 (17.27%) TCP/IP
6 16 (14.55%) LAN
7 12 (10.91%) Internet
8 11 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (10.00%) WAN
9 10 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (7.27%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (5.45%) Extranet
11 6 (5.45%) Intranet
11 6 (5.45%) VoIP
12 5 (4.55%) iSCSI
12 5 (4.55%) SSL
13 4 (3.64%) FTP
13 4 (3.64%) NAS
13 4 (3.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.55%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.36%) MySQL
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (8.18%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.73%) Electronics
3 3 (2.73%) Marketing
4 2 (1.82%) Advertising
5 1 (0.91%) Billing
5 1 (0.91%) Games
5 1 (0.91%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (38.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (15.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 16 (14.55%) Support Engineer
4 14 (12.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Backup Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
5 10 (9.09%) Server Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (8.18%) Administrator
6 9 (8.18%) Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) SharePoint Engineer
7 7 (6.36%) VMware Specialist
7 7 (6.36%) Windows Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (5.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Server Support
8 6 (5.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.91%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.36%) Replication
2 7 (6.36%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.36%) HP Storage
3 5 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.55%) RIA
4 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.73%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.73%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (2.73%) NHS
5 3 (2.73%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.82%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.82%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.91%) Digital Signage
7 1 (0.91%) EMC VNXe
7 1 (0.91%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.91%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.91%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 87 (79.09%) Windows
2 55 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 43 (39.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (32.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (23.64%) Linux
6 22 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 16 (14.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (10.91%) Windows 10
9 9 (8.18%) CentOS
10 8 (7.27%) AIX
10 8 (7.27%) Solaris
11 7 (6.36%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.91%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.91%) Unix
13 1 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.55%) Migration
2 21 (19.09%) ITIL
3 17 (15.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (7.27%) Patch Management
5 8 (7.27%) Server Virtualisation
6 6 (5.45%) Asset Management
6 6 (5.45%) IT Asset Management
6 6 (5.45%) Problem Management
6 6 (5.45%) Security Patching
6 6 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (5.45%) Time Management
6 6 (5.45%) Web Development
7 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (4.55%) Test Management
8 4 (3.64%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (3.64%) Email Migration
8 4 (3.64%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (25.45%) SQL
2 24 (21.82%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.45%) PHP
4 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.91%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.73%) MCSE
6 2 (1.82%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.91%) CCNA
7 1 (0.91%) CCNP
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.91%) Degree
7 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.91%) MCITP
7 1 (0.91%) MCP
7 1 (0.91%) MCSA
7 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.91%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 63 (57.27%) Active Directory
2 51 (46.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 20 (18.18%) vSphere
5 12 (10.91%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (7.27%) XenApp
7 7 (6.36%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (5.45%) BitLocker
8 6 (5.45%) Samba
8 6 (5.45%) Squid
9 4 (3.64%) Terminal Services
9 4 (3.64%) vCloud
10 3 (2.73%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.82%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (1.82%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.91%) NFS
12 1 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.91%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 15 (13.64%) SCCM
2 15 (13.64%) WSUS
3 9 (8.18%) NetBackup
3 9 (8.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 8 (7.27%) EMC NetWorker
4 8 (7.27%) HP Data Protector
4 8 (7.27%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (7.27%) Nagios
4 8 (7.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (6.36%) SCOM
5 7 (6.36%) vMotion
6 6 (5.45%) Webmin
6 6 (5.45%) Xymon
7 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (3.64%) SCDPM
8 4 (3.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (2.73%) SCVMM
9 3 (2.73%) vRealize
Vendors
1 91 (82.73%) VMware
2 50 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 34 (30.91%) Cisco
4 31 (28.18%) HP
5 20 (18.18%) Symantec
6 17 (15.45%) Citrix
6 17 (15.45%) Dell
7 13 (11.82%) EMC
8 9 (8.18%) IBM
8 9 (8.18%) Red Hat
8 9 (8.18%) Veritas
9 8 (7.27%) Brocade
9 8 (7.27%) McAfee
10 7 (6.36%) NetApp
10 7 (6.36%) Sophos
11 6 (5.45%) EqualLogic
12 5 (4.55%) CheckPoint
12 5 (4.55%) SonicWALL
13 4 (3.64%) Avaya
13 4 (3.64%) Meraki
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