The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp
Rank 70 67 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing NetApp 12 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.02% 0.77% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 2.31% 1.91% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £327 £350 £326
% change year-on-year
-6.50% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £28.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-16.52% -21.23%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
519 418 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 43.98% 40.35% 50.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 195 240
Average daily rate £330 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 39 34
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £190.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

NetApp Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

NetApp
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

NetApp Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

NetApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

NetApp Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

NetApp
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Milton Keynes +4 11 £400 +66.66% 2
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Amersham - - - -
NetApp
South East

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 30 (78.95%) VMware
2 28 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (52.63%) Windows
3 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 16 (42.11%) HP
4 16 (42.11%) EMC
4 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
5 15 (39.47%) iSCSI
6 14 (36.84%) SC Cleared
6 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 13 (34.21%) NFS
7 13 (34.21%) SAN
8 12 (31.58%) Cisco
9 11 (28.95%) Fibre Channel
9 11 (28.95%) Linux
9 11 (28.95%) LDAP
10 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
11 8 (21.05%) IBM
11 8 (21.05%) 3PAR
12 7 (18.42%) CentOS
12 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
12 7 (18.42%) Migration
12 7 (18.42%) Ubuntu
12 7 (18.42%) Brocade
13 6 (15.79%) Squid
13 6 (15.79%) LAMP
13 6 (15.79%) EMC Centera
13 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (15.79%) Postfix
13 6 (15.79%) Sendmail

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (15.79%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.26%) CICS
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) iSCSI
2 13 (34.21%) SAN
3 11 (28.95%) LDAP
3 11 (28.95%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (13.16%) Firewall
5 4 (10.53%) BIG-IP
5 4 (10.53%) LAN
5 4 (10.53%) WAN
6 3 (7.89%) MPLS
6 3 (7.89%) DSL
6 3 (7.89%) NAS
7 2 (5.26%) DNS
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.26%) DHCP
8 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.63%) VPN
8 1 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.26%) OLTP
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) International Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Storage Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Active Directory Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Storage Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Linux Support
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Integration Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planner
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.26%) Data Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Data Integration Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) EMC Centera
2 4 (10.53%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.89%) Thin Client
3 3 (7.89%) Fat Client
3 3 (7.89%) EqualLogic
3 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) HACMP
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Linux
3 7 (18.42%) CentOS
3 7 (18.42%) Ubuntu
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.53%) UNIX
5 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.63%) AIX
8 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Migration
2 4 (10.53%) Change Control
2 4 (10.53%) Capacity Management
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
1 5 (13.16%) VBScript
1 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
4 13 (34.21%) NFS
5 6 (15.79%) vSphere
5 6 (15.79%) Postfix
5 6 (15.79%) Sendmail
5 6 (15.79%) Squid
6 3 (7.89%) Xen
6 3 (7.89%) NLBS
7 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.63%) XenApp
8 1 (2.63%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.63%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (7.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (7.89%) WSUS
2 3 (7.89%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.63%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) VMware
2 16 (42.11%) HP
2 16 (42.11%) EMC
3 12 (31.58%) Cisco
4 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
5 8 (21.05%) IBM
5 8 (21.05%) 3PAR
6 7 (18.42%) Brocade
7 6 (15.79%) Hitachi
7 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
8 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
8 4 (10.53%) Oracle
8 4 (10.53%) Citrix
9 3 (7.89%) Symantec
10 2 (5.26%) Intel
10 2 (5.26%) BMC
11 1 (2.63%) Juniper
11 1 (2.63%) Veeam
11 1 (2.63%) F5