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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NetApp
North West / Manchester
Rank 81 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing NetApp 8 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% 0.83% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% 2.11% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £125 £320 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.93% +42.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +69.49%

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
587 759 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.60% 39.51% 43.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 388 351
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 44
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.94% +18.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £29.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing NetApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NetApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for NetApp.

1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (61.11%) Windows
4 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (38.89%) Citrix
8 6 (33.33%) Migration
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 6 (33.33%) VLAN
8 6 (33.33%) XenApp
8 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (27.78%) SAN
9 5 (27.78%) Web Services
9 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
9 5 (27.78%) Firewall
9 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat
9 5 (27.78%) ProxySG
10 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
11 3 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (16.67%) vSphere
11 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
11 3 (16.67%) NAS
11 3 (16.67%) Replication
12 2 (11.11%) Project Management
12 2 (11.11%) DNS

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) VLAN
2 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) NAS
4 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (16.67%) Storage Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Data Migration Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Migration Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Desktop Support
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCSE
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCDST
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) MCTS
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) XenApp
4 5 (27.78%) ProxySG
5 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (16.67%) vSphere
6 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
6 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (5.56%) NFS
7 1 (5.56%) Xen
7 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (27.78%) Blue Coat
6 2 (11.11%) EMC
6 2 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Brocade
7 1 (5.56%) IBM
7 1 (5.56%) Intel
7 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds