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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank 406 348 428
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +80
Contract jobs citing NCDA 6 30 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.14% 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.90% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 1
Average daily rate £394 £385 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -23.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4026 3332 3939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.62% 15.41% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2690 2001 2314
Average daily rate £410 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 111 115
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £13.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.79 £135.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - - - -
Enfield - - - -
City of London - - - -
NCDA
England

NCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 26 (100.00%) SAN
2 25 (96.15%) NetApp
3 23 (88.46%) ITIL
4 21 (80.77%) Cisco
4 21 (80.77%) Brocade
4 21 (80.77%) Capacity Management
5 20 (76.92%) Isilon
5 20 (76.92%) Symmetrix DMX
5 20 (76.92%) SRDF
5 20 (76.92%) EMC
5 20 (76.92%) Data Management
6 15 (57.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (19.23%) DNS
7 5 (19.23%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) NFS
8 4 (15.38%) MCSE
8 4 (15.38%) HP
8 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (15.38%) VMware
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (15.38%) iSCSI
8 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
9 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (11.54%) NAS
9 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (11.54%) RHCE
9 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.54%) Linux
9 3 (11.54%) DHCP

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) iSCSI
4 3 (11.54%) NAS
4 3 (11.54%) DHCP
5 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 2 (7.69%) FCoE
5 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (7.69%) Firewall
5 2 (7.69%) VLAN
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Storage Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Server Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) EMC Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) EMC Storage Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (76.92%) Symmetrix DMX
2 2 (7.69%) Replication
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) ITIL
2 21 (80.77%) Capacity Management
3 20 (76.92%) Data Management
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) C
4 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (11.54%) RHCE
4 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) MCITP
4 2 (7.69%) RHCT
4 2 (7.69%) MCP
4 2 (7.69%) VCP5
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) NCIE
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) SRDF
2 15 (57.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 5 (19.23%) NFS
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (7.69%) XenApp
5 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) MIMEsweeper
1 2 (7.69%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.85%) YUM
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) NetApp
2 21 (80.77%) Cisco
2 21 (80.77%) Brocade
3 20 (76.92%) Isilon
3 20 (76.92%) EMC
4 4 (15.38%) HP
4 4 (15.38%) VMware
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.69%) IBM
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) Symantec
6 2 (7.69%) Sophos
7 1 (3.85%) Veritas
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat