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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetApp
Rank 63 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing NetApp 12 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.27% 0.91% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 3.29% 1.87% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate £600 £650 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +54.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £370
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £27.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+85.18% -21.73%
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
365 375 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.67% 48.64% 40.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 186 164
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 34
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.13 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.79% -42.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.60 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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
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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (95.00%) Migration
1 19 (95.00%) FlexPod
1 19 (95.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Brocade
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) SAN

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Architect
1 19 (95.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Storage Specialist
2 1 (5.00%) SAN Specialist
2 1 (5.00%) SAN Storage Specialist
2 1 (5.00%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 19 (95.00%) Data Centre
1 19 (95.00%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Brocade
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) HP
1 1 (5.00%) IBM