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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp
Rank 52 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing NetApp 6 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.99% 1.17% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.88% 2.60% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate £205 £460 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.43% +31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £460 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £460 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £18.46 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £18.46 £21.86
% change year-on-year
+89.59% -15.55%
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
319 231 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 52.38% 45.21% 45.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 109 132
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 20
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.80 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
NetApp
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) CMDB
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) BMC
4 3 (27.27%) Veritas
4 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) Solaris
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) AIX
5 2 (18.18%) HPUX
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (18.18%) FlexPod
6 1 (9.09%) Zenoss
6 1 (9.09%) NAS

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SAN Storage Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) HPUX Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) CMDB
2 2 (18.18%) FlexPod
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Blog
3 1 (9.09%) LPAR
3 1 (9.09%) HP StorageWorks
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Solaris
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) HPUX
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Change Management
1 1 (9.09%) ITSM
1 1 (9.09%) Migration
1 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
1 1 (9.09%) Release Management
1 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
1 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (9.09%) NCDA
1 1 (9.09%) NCIE
1 1 (9.09%) CCEE
1 1 (9.09%) CCIA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) NFS
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) SRDF
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
2 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 1 (9.09%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (9.09%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) Veritas
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) BMC
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Sun
5 1 (9.09%) CA
5 1 (9.09%) Mercator