The table below looks at the statistics for NCDA in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NCDA over the 3 months to 28 August 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 626 629 601
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -28
Contract jobs citing NCDA 4 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.006% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.040% 0.029% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Median daily rate £369 £366 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -10.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £329 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £403 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £413 £265
% change year-on-year
-10.60% +55.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
NCDA
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10108 10248 9618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.42% 19.38% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6340 6213 5545
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 492 409
Median hourly rate £27.61 £23.75 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% +19.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.06 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

NCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing NCDA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

NCDA Jobs Demand Trend in England

NCDA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

NCDA Daily Rate Trend in England

NCDA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NCDA within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +9 4 £369 -10.60%
NCDA
UK

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NCDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for NCDA.

1 20 (100.00%) NetApp
2 17 (85.00%) Data ONTAP
3 16 (80.00%) FlexPod
3 16 (80.00%) Cisco
4 13 (65.00%) vSphere
5 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
6 11 (55.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (55.00%) VMware
6 11 (55.00%) CCNP
6 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (50.00%) SAN
7 10 (50.00%) Windows
7 10 (50.00%) Linux
7 10 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (40.00%) ITIL
9 7 (35.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (35.00%) Driving Licence
9 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
9 7 (35.00%) Ethernet
9 7 (35.00%) CA
9 7 (35.00%) IBM
9 7 (35.00%) Firewall
9 7 (35.00%) e-Health
9 7 (35.00%) FCoE
9 7 (35.00%) PCI DSS
9 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (20.00%) Finance
10 4 (20.00%) Change Management
10 4 (20.00%) Migration
10 4 (20.00%) NAS

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (50.00%) SAN
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (35.00%) Ethernet
3 7 (35.00%) FCoE
3 7 (35.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) NAS
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Support Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) NetApp Engineer
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco Support
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 8 (40.00%) FlexPod Engineer
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
5 6 (30.00%) Network Support
5 6 (30.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (20.00%) Administrator
7 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Storage Administrator
7 2 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Storage Support Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) FlexPod
2 12 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (35.00%) Driving Licence
3 7 (35.00%) e-Health
4 3 (15.00%) EMC VNX
4 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Data ONTAP
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Solaris
4 3 (15.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Change Management
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) CCNP
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (20.00%) NCIE
4 3 (15.00%) NCSA
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) vSphere
2 2 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.00%) NFS
3 1 (5.00%) vCloud
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) NetApp OnCommand
1 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.00%) SnapMirror
2 1 (5.00%) SnapVault
2 1 (5.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) NetApp
2 16 (80.00%) Cisco
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
4 7 (35.00%) CA
4 7 (35.00%) IBM
5 3 (15.00%) Brocade
5 3 (15.00%) EMC
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec
7 1 (5.00%) Hitachi