The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 the Network Appliance Corporation.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp
Rank 107 129 137
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +8
Contract jobs citing NetApp 8 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.11% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.23% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Average daily rate
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£331 £400 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.18% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £400 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
-5.78% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £26.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-10.57% -21.80%
NetApp
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1097 1312 1626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.50% 50.06% 52.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 547 548
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 55 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetApp across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

NetApp Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

NetApp
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetApp across the Berkshire region.

NetApp Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

NetApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetApp across the Berkshire region.

NetApp Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

NetApp
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +22 4 £331 -17.18%
Slough -7 3 - -
Bracknell - - - -
Newbury - - - -
NetApp
South East

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing NetApp also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NetApp.

1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) VMware
3 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (50.00%) SAN
4 9 (50.00%) LAN
4 9 (50.00%) WAN
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco
6 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 6 (33.33%) VPN
6 6 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (27.78%) IBM
7 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (22.22%) HP
8 4 (22.22%) EMC
9 3 (16.67%) Citrix
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) Linux
9 3 (16.67%) UNIX
9 3 (16.67%) Migration
9 3 (16.67%) VMware Server
10 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
10 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
10 2 (11.11%) NAS
10 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
10 2 (11.11%) Clustering
10 2 (11.11%) Change Management

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing NetApp also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NetApp. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) SAN
1 9 (50.00%) LAN
1 9 (50.00%) WAN
2 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (33.33%) VPN
2 6 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) NAS
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) LDAP
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Server Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Support
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) UNIX
6 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Change Management
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Server
4 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 2 (11.11%) NFS
4 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.56%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) XenServer
5 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.56%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) IBM
4 4 (22.22%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) EMC
5 3 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) Juniper
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.56%) Sun
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle