The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 19 December 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.

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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp
Rank 56 41 76
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +35
Contract jobs citing NetApp 8 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.16% 3.46% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 2.12% 7.03% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 1
Average daily rate
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£359 £431 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.81% +72.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +60.49%
NetApp
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
378 313 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 54.62% 49.29% 42.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 164 191
Average daily rate £380 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £165 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 30
Average hourly rate £15.29 £15.00 £12.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% +16.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.56 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £34.60 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetApp across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

NetApp Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

NetApp
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

NetApp Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

NetApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetApp across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

NetApp Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

NetApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetApp across the Hertfordshire region.

NetApp Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

NetApp
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Watford - 3 - -
NetApp
East of England

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco
3 7 (46.67%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) HP
4 6 (40.00%) Dell
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
6 4 (26.67%) vSphere
6 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (26.67%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (26.67%) Replication
6 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 4 (26.67%) NFS
6 4 (26.67%) LDAP
7 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) SLA
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 3 (20.00%) Games
7 3 (20.00%) SOAP
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (20.00%) Puppet
7 3 (20.00%) BIG-IP
7 3 (20.00%) Online Games
7 3 (20.00%) SCOM

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
1 4 (26.67%) LDAP
2 3 (20.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) SOAP
1 3 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Replication
2 3 (20.00%) Online Games
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) VBScript
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) NCDA
2 1 (6.67%) NCIE
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) vSphere
2 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) NFS
3 3 (20.00%) vCloud
4 1 (6.67%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Puppet
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Dell
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (13.33%) CommVault
7 1 (6.67%) IBM