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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 552 526 493
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -33
Contract jobs citing NCDA 4 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.044% 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.037% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 5
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£475 £370 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% -5.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £370 -
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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10719 8907 7305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.76% 19.53% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6346 4857 3960
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 466 421 436
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.67 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £41.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -33.33%

NCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NCDA across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NCDA within the England region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
London -4 4 £475 +23.37% 5
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - - 2
South East - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
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NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 27 (100.00%) NetApp
2 21 (77.78%) NCIE
3 19 (70.37%) SAN
4 15 (55.56%) Windows
5 12 (44.44%) Finance
5 12 (44.44%) NAS
6 11 (40.74%) Migration
6 11 (40.74%) Linux
7 7 (25.93%) vSphere
8 6 (22.22%) EMC
9 5 (18.52%) HP
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco
9 5 (18.52%) VMware
10 4 (14.81%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (11.11%) Symmetrix
11 3 (11.11%) MCITP
11 3 (11.11%) IBM
11 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 3 (11.11%) NFS
11 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (11.11%) Tivoli
11 3 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (7.41%) Citrix
12 2 (7.41%) UNIX
12 2 (7.41%) CCNA
12 2 (7.41%) LAN
12 2 (7.41%) MCSE
12 2 (7.41%) ITIL
12 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) SAN
2 12 (44.44%) NAS
3 4 (14.81%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Architect
1 11 (40.74%) Storage Architect
2 7 (25.93%) Storage Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Storage Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) EMC Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) SAN Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Storage Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) FlexPod Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) EMC Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Symmetrix
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) FlexPod
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Migration
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.70%) Project Management
3 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (77.78%) NCIE
2 3 (11.11%) MCITP
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) RHCT
4 1 (3.70%) MCTS
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) HP ASE
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) RHCE
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) vSphere
2 3 (11.11%) NFS
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Tivoli
1 3 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.70%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (3.70%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) NetApp
2 6 (22.22%) EMC
3 5 (18.52%) HP
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
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