The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 389 399 413
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs citing NCDA 10 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.054% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.37% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 3
Average daily rate
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£431 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £353 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3728 3531 3724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.81% 14.56% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2399 2153 2221
Average daily rate £425 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £587 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 124 138
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.58 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £48.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
NCDA
England

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 28 July 2014.

NCDA Daily Rate Histogram in London

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 15 (93.75%) SAN
1 15 (93.75%) NetApp
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) NAS
3 8 (50.00%) NFS
4 7 (43.75%) DNS
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) MCSE
5 6 (37.50%) HP
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (37.50%) NCIE
6 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) UNIX
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (18.75%) XenApp
8 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
8 3 (18.75%) DHCP
8 3 (18.75%) IBM
8 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 3 (18.75%) MCP
8 3 (18.75%) Perl

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) SAN
2 9 (56.25%) NAS
3 7 (43.75%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) iSCSI
5 4 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
7 2 (12.50%) VLAN
7 2 (12.50%) FCoE
7 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
7 2 (12.50%) VPN
8 1 (6.25%) VoIP
8 1 (6.25%) SMTP
8 1 (6.25%) FTP
8 1 (6.25%) HTTP
8 1 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Storage Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Server Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Grid Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Solaris
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Data Management
2 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C
4 1 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) Bourne shell
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCSE
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (37.50%) NCIE
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (18.75%) MCP
3 3 (18.75%) RHCE
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (12.50%) RHCT
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (12.50%) VCP5
4 2 (12.50%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) NFS
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (6.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
1 3 (18.75%) MIMEsweeper
1 3 (18.75%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (6.25%) YUM
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) NetApp
2 6 (37.50%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) IBM
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) Symantec
6 2 (12.50%) Sophos
6 2 (12.50%) EMC
6 2 (12.50%) Veritas
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.25%) Sun
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco
7 1 (6.25%) Brocade