The table below looks at the statistics for NCDA in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NCDA over the 3 months to 3 July 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 200 192 210
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Contract jobs citing NCDA 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.035% 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.21% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate
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£320 £444 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.88% -8.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
793 962 1048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.59% 16.71% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 693 718
Average daily rate £438 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 60
Average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £33.33 £53.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

NCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NCDA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

NCDA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NCDA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NCDA across the City of London region.

NCDA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing NCDA 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 NCDA.

1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
1 6 (100.00%) Data ONTAP
2 5 (83.33%) EMC VNX
2 5 (83.33%) EMC VMAX
2 5 (83.33%) EMC VPLEX
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) Symmetrix
2 5 (83.33%) NCIE
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) NFS
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) Tivoli
4 3 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
5 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (16.67%) VCAP
6 1 (16.67%) FCoE
6 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
6 1 (16.67%) Banking
6 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (16.67%) NAS
6 1 (16.67%) Advertising
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Symantec
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) HP

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing NCDA 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 NCDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) FCoE
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Storage Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) EMC Storage Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) Storage Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Symmetrix
1 5 (83.33%) EMC VNX
1 5 (83.33%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Data ONTAP
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) NCIE
2 1 (16.67%) VCAP
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) EMC VPLEX
2 3 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (16.67%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) EMC
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) VMware