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 5 February 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.

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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetApp
Rank 52 50 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing NetApp 3 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.52% 1.89% 3.47%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 3.29% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Average daily rate £325 £425 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -1.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £372
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £27.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+85.18% -21.73%
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
292 365 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.69% 57.48% 49.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 189 154
Average daily rate £413 £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 13
Average hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.66 £10.00 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £29.75 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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
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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Stevenage -8 1 - -
NetApp
East of England

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) LDAP
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase IQ
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (20.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) PowerHA
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) Bacula
2 1 (20.00%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) NetIQ
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (20.00%) Varonis