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 22 September 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 411 414 406
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing NCDA 14 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.064% 0.057%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.37% 0.43% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £376 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.03% -14.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £356 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £417 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-16.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
3786 3753 3786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.46% 14.91% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2487 2401 2258
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £244 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 83 143
Average hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £41.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.79
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -24.32%

NCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NCDA across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NCDA across the London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

NCDA Daily Rate Histogram in London

NCDA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NCDA within the London region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
City of London +27 7 £375 +1.69%
NCDA
England

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 18 (100.00%) NetApp
2 14 (77.78%) SAN
3 9 (50.00%) NCIE
4 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) NFS
5 7 (38.89%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (38.89%) NAS
6 6 (33.33%) DNS
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) MCSE
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (27.78%) VMware
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) HP
7 5 (27.78%) Citrix
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (22.22%) UNIX
8 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
8 4 (22.22%) Clustering
8 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
8 4 (22.22%) Replication
8 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 4 (22.22%) MIMEsweeper
8 4 (22.22%) MAILsweeper
8 4 (22.22%) XenApp
8 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
8 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) SAN
2 7 (38.89%) NAS
2 7 (38.89%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (33.33%) DNS
4 4 (22.22%) iSCSI
5 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (16.67%) DHCP
5 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 2 (11.11%) Firewall
7 1 (5.56%) VLAN
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.56%) FTP
7 1 (5.56%) HTTP
7 1 (5.56%) SNMP
7 1 (5.56%) VPN
7 1 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Storage Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) FlexPod Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
1 4 (22.22%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) FlexPod
3 1 (5.56%) Symmetrix
3 1 (5.56%) Grid Computing
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) UNIX
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) NCIE
2 6 (33.33%) MCSE
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (16.67%) MCITP
4 3 (16.67%) RHCE
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (16.67%) RHCT
4 3 (16.67%) CCNA
5 2 (11.11%) MCP
5 2 (11.11%) MCSA
5 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) CCNP
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) NFS
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) MIMEsweeper
1 4 (22.22%) MAILsweeper
1 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) NetApp
2 5 (27.78%) HP
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) EMC
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Sun
4 1 (5.56%) Veritas
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec
4 1 (5.56%) Sophos
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