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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp
Rank 80 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing NetApp 16 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.99% 0.97% 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 2.25% 2.35% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 14
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £370 £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £331 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £24.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.29% -36.00%
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
712 511 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 44.03% 41.51% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 284 249
Average daily rate £338 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 36
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +20.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £29.87 £28.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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Bolton - 1 £1,000 -
NetApp
North West

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (88.89%) VMware
2 20 (74.07%) Windows
3 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
4 13 (48.15%) Citrix
5 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (37.04%) Cisco
6 10 (37.04%) SAN
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (25.93%) Linux
10 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
10 6 (22.22%) ITIL
10 6 (22.22%) HP
10 6 (22.22%) CCNA
10 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (22.22%) Project Management
10 6 (22.22%) Firewall
10 6 (22.22%) iSCSI
10 6 (22.22%) VLAN
11 5 (18.52%) CentOS
11 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (18.52%) DNS
11 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
11 5 (18.52%) MCSE
12 4 (14.81%) MCSA
12 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
12 4 (14.81%) DHCP
12 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) TPMS
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) SAN
2 6 (22.22%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) VLAN
2 6 (22.22%) iSCSI
3 5 (18.52%) DNS
4 4 (14.81%) DHCP
5 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (11.11%) LAN
5 3 (11.11%) NAS
5 3 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (11.11%) WAN
6 2 (7.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Server Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.70%) Network Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Network Support
4 1 (3.70%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Network Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Project Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.70%) DTV
3 1 (3.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (25.93%) Linux
6 5 (18.52%) CentOS
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
7 2 (7.41%) UNIX
8 1 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
1 6 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Data Management
4 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
4 2 (7.41%) Network Design
4 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) Server Building
5 1 (3.70%) Change Control
5 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) C
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) VBScript
2 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) CCNA
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (18.52%) MCSE
3 4 (14.81%) MCSA
4 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.70%) MCTS
5 1 (3.70%) MCITP
5 1 (3.70%) CCENT
5 1 (3.70%) CCNP
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.81%) XenApp
3 4 (14.81%) XenServer
3 4 (14.81%) vSphere
4 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 3 (11.11%) NFS
4 3 (11.11%) Xen
5 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) Citrix
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco
5 6 (22.22%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) EMC
7 2 (7.41%) Dell
7 2 (7.41%) IBM
7 2 (7.41%) Brocade
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) SAP
8 1 (3.70%) Veeam
8 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.70%) Intel
8 1 (3.70%) Juniper