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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp
Rank 68 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing NetApp 9 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.90% 1.11% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.97% 2.53% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £730 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.50% +113.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £402 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £730 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £367
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £35.00 £20.48
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +70.89%
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
457 356 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.88% 43.90% 51.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 160 171
Average daily rate £475 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £160 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 36 26
Average hourly rate £16.84 £28.25 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.38% +43.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.50 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 - 4 £500 -
Macclesfield -6 3 - -
Warrington - 1 £500 -
NetApp
North West

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (33.33%) EMC
5 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (26.67%) FlexPod
7 3 (20.00%) NX-OS
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (20.00%) NAS
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (20.00%) BladeLogic
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (20.00%) MPLS
7 3 (20.00%) IBM
7 3 (20.00%) Lotus
7 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (20.00%) HP

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (20.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (20.00%) NX-OS
3 3 (20.00%) NAS
3 3 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (13.33%) VLAN
4 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Incident & Problem Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Problem Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Incident Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Architect
3 2 (13.33%) FlexPod Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technician
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) FlexPod
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (20.00%) Solaris
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) HPUX
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Service Management
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) CCNA
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (13.33%) NCIE
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) HNC
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) NFS
3 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (20.00%) Lotus
5 3 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.67%) Juniper
7 1 (6.67%) McAfee
7 1 (6.67%) Websense
7 1 (6.67%) Sun
7 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix