The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp
Rank 60 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing NetApp 5 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 0.79% 2.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 1.68% 5.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Average daily rate
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£185 £269 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.16% -25.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £28.75 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-19.13% -13.53%
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West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
401 298 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 52.08% 47.38% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 193 143
Average daily rate £338 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 10
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £9.80 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.50 £25.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) HPUX
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) SAN
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) AIX
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (33.33%) vSphere
6 3 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) Windows NT
7 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) C
7 2 (16.67%) Compaq
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
7 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Administrator
2 6 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (41.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (33.33%) Support Technician
4 4 (33.33%) Applications Support
4 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (33.33%) HPUX Systems Administrator
4 4 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (33.33%) Applications Support Technician
4 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) HPUX
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 4 (33.33%) AIX
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Windows NT
5 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
1 2 (16.67%) Fund Management
1 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Compaq
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) IBM