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 27 August 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 194 218 221
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Contract jobs citing NCDA 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.086% 0.054% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.36% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £448 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% +11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £386 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £510 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-33.75% -
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
898 1119 1080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.45% 15.19% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 780 719
Average daily rate £449 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 37
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.69 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.48% +29.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.67 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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 27 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) NCIE
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) NAS
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) NFS
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) Data Management
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) MCP
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) MCSA

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) NAS
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Management
1 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) NCIE
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) NFS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco