The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Birmingham region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp
Rank 48 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing NetApp 9 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.30% 1.16% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.66% 2.28% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Average daily rate
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£185 £355 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.88% +31.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +44.23%
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
338 307 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.77% 50.66% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 137 143
Average daily rate £320 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £218 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 10 20
Average hourly rate £11.85 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.18% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.45 £28.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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West Midlands

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

NetApp Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

NetApp
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

NetApp Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

NetApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetApp across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

NetApp Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

NetApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

NetApp Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
3 7 (46.67%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) UNIX
4 6 (40.00%) HPUX
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) AIX
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) IBM
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) vSphere
7 3 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (20.00%) CMDB
7 3 (20.00%) Firewall
7 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
7 3 (20.00%) DNS
7 3 (20.00%) Veritas
7 3 (20.00%) BMC
7 3 (20.00%) Solaris
7 3 (20.00%) LAN

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) NAS
4 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (26.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (26.67%) Support Technician
4 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
4 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (26.67%) HPUX Systems Administrator
4 4 (26.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (26.67%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (26.67%) Applications Support Technician
4 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Solaris Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) SAN Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Storage Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) SAN Storage Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Storage Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) CMDB
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) LPAR
3 1 (6.67%) HP StorageWorks
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (40.00%) UNIX
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) HPUX
4 5 (33.33%) AIX
5 3 (20.00%) Solaris
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000
6 2 (13.33%) Windows NT
6 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Fund Management
1 2 (13.33%) Wealth Management
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
1 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (6.67%) Release Management
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
1 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) vSphere
3 3 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SRDF
4 1 (6.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.67%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) IBM
5 3 (20.00%) BMC
5 3 (20.00%) Veritas
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) Compaq
7 1 (6.67%) EMC
7 1 (6.67%) Sun
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) CA