The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetApp 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 Vendors for the Middlesex 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.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp
Rank 25 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing NetApp 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.60% 2.00% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 2.96% 3.48% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £588 £360 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.19% -4.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £332 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £376 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £18.46 £21.86
% change year-on-year
+89.59% -15.55%
Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
135 115 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 54.00% 57.50% 51.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 57 78
Average daily rate £410 £380 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% -0.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £573 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 10
Average hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
NetApp
South East

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

NetApp Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

NetApp
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

NetApp Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

NetApp
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

NetApp Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) EMC
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Brocade
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) UNIX
5 3 (30.00%) AIX
5 3 (30.00%) Solaris
5 3 (30.00%) SAP
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (20.00%) VB
6 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) IBM
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (20.00%) HACMP
6 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (20.00%) Clustering
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (20.00%) Release Management

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) NAS
2 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Extranet
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SAP HANA
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) HACMP
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) AIX
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Release Management
1 2 (20.00%) High Availability
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VB
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ABAP
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (20.00%) PowerHA
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) SAP
4 3 (30.00%) Brocade
5 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco