The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp
Rank 70 63 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing NetApp 8 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.74% 0.25% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 2.32% 0.55% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate
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£325 - £328
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 - £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 - £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £337
% change year-on-year
- -3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £27.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -33.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.62% -0.96%
NetApp
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
345 362 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.80% 45.31% 47.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 161 175
Average daily rate £400 £400 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £214 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 35
Average hourly rate £15.77 £16.75 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.85% -46.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £8.50 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £45.00 £41.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

NetApp Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

NetApp
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

NetApp Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

NetApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetApp across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

NetApp Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

NetApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

NetApp Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

NetApp
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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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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
Runcorn - 3 £465 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
NetApp
North West

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) EMC
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) MPLS
3 6 (35.29%) SAN
3 6 (35.29%) Lotus
3 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) IBM Notes
3 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
3 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (35.29%) EMC VNX
4 5 (29.41%) IBM
4 5 (29.41%) Brocade
5 4 (23.53%) HP
5 4 (23.53%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) UNIX
5 4 (23.53%) Data ONTAP
6 3 (17.65%) Solaris
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) C
6 3 (17.65%) IIS
6 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) SSL

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) IBM Notes
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (17.65%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) WAN
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
1 6 (35.29%) MPLS
2 3 (17.65%) NAS
2 3 (17.65%) VPN
2 3 (17.65%) SSL
General
1 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Incident Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Technical Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Problem Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Incident & Problem Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) SAN Storage Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) SAN Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Server Technician
5 1 (5.88%) FlexPod Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) EMC VNX
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 2 (11.76%) FlexPod
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.88%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 6 (35.29%) Windows XP
4 4 (23.53%) Data ONTAP
4 4 (23.53%) UNIX
5 3 (17.65%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) HPUX
7 1 (5.88%) AIX
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (11.76%) NCIE
3 1 (5.88%) VCAP
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
1 7 (41.18%) EMC
2 6 (35.29%) Lotus
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Brocade
3 5 (29.41%) IBM
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) Juniper
5 3 (17.65%) Websense
6 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.88%) Veritas
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix