The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetApp
Rank 92 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing NetApp 14 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 0.91% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.98% 2.21% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Average daily rate £320 £243 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.95% -19.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £370
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £29.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £27.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+85.18% -21.73%
NetApp
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
707 587 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.02% 41.11% 47.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 325 287
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 28
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -15.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.40 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetApp across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

NetApp Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

NetApp
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

NetApp Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

NetApp
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetApp across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

NetApp Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

NetApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetApp across the Manchester region.

NetApp Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Cisco
3 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
3 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (37.50%) HP
4 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 9 (37.50%) Citrix
5 8 (33.33%) SAN
5 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (25.00%) ITIL
6 6 (25.00%) DNS
7 5 (20.83%) VoIP
7 5 (20.83%) NetBackup
7 5 (20.83%) Migration
7 5 (20.83%) 3PAR
8 4 (16.67%) NetScaler
8 4 (16.67%) vSphere
8 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (16.67%) VLAN
8 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (16.67%) XenApp
8 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
8 4 (16.67%) WAN
8 4 (16.67%) DHCP
8 4 (16.67%) LAN
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) SAN
2 6 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) VoIP
4 4 (16.67%) DHCP
4 4 (16.67%) LAN
4 4 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 4 (16.67%) VLAN
4 4 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall
6 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Designer
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Designer
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) CCTV
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) AIX
4 4 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (12.50%) HPUX
5 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Unix
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
3 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.17%) BCP
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.17%) Information Security
3 1 (4.17%) Line Management
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.17%) Network Design
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.17%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCA
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.17%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.67%) vSphere
3 4 (16.67%) XenApp
4 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 2 (8.33%) NFS
5 2 (8.33%) Xen
6 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
6 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.17%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (4.17%) SnapMirror
2 1 (4.17%) vMotion
2 1 (4.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 9 (37.50%) Citrix
3 9 (37.50%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) 3PAR
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (12.50%) EMC
6 3 (12.50%) IBM
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
7 2 (8.33%) Veritas
8 1 (4.17%) Equitrac
8 1 (4.17%) Hitachi
8 1 (4.17%) Infoblox
8 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.17%) Mitel
8 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
8 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard