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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp
Rank 87 83 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing NetApp 9 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.24% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 0.52% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate
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£260 £340 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +38.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £332 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £348 £249
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £35.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +72.83%
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
683 577 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.11% 45.87% 40.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 261 166
Average daily rate £350 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 35
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Altrincham - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Salford - - - -
NetApp
North West

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
4 11 (57.89%) LAN
4 11 (57.89%) SAN
4 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
6 9 (47.37%) Firewall
7 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (36.84%) Citrix
9 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (31.58%) CCNA
10 5 (26.32%) WAN
10 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
10 5 (26.32%) Cisco
10 5 (26.32%) VLAN
10 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
10 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
11 4 (21.05%) SQL
11 4 (21.05%) Linux
12 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
12 3 (15.79%) HP
12 3 (15.79%) Finance
12 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) LAN
1 11 (57.89%) SAN
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) VLAN
3 5 (26.32%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
4 2 (10.53%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.26%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Environment Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000
6 2 (10.53%) CentOS
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL
1 2 (10.53%) Project Management
1 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
1 2 (10.53%) Migration
1 2 (10.53%) Data Management
1 2 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
1 2 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
2 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
2 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance
2 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
2 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VBScript
2 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CCNA
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.26%) Xen
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.26%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) Veeam
6 1 (5.26%) Open-E