The table below looks at the statistics for NCDA in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NCDA over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 440 407 429
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +22
Contract jobs citing NCDA 4 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.058% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.36% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Median daily rate £410 £243 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.07% -46.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
-12.12% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
NCDA
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3844 3586 3899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.83% 16.06% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2719 2311 2630
Median daily rate £450 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 85 125
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.88 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.37% +4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

NCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

NCDA Jobs Demand Trend in London

NCDA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

NCDA Daily Rate Trend in London

NCDA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NCDA within the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
City of London +29 1 £493 +162.66%
NCDA
England

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 London region with a requirement for NCDA.

1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) NCIE
2 4 (80.00%) Data ONTAP
3 3 (60.00%) SnapMirror
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Presales
5 1 (20.00%) NCSA
5 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
5 1 (20.00%) SnapVault
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) FCoE
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (20.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Brocade
5 1 (20.00%) iSCSI

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) NAS
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) FCoE
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAN Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) FlexPod Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) NCIE
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) NCSA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SnapMirror
2 1 (20.00%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Hitachi