The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NetApp
England / North West
Rank 117 126 122
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing NetApp 19 33 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.86% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 2.06% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 7
Median daily rate £338 £320 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £423 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.83% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £190.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +555.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £55.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.27% +89.65%

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

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1117 1603 1544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.36% 41.99% 45.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 874 759
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 115 101
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £47.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing NetApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

NetApp Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NetApp
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

NetApp Daily Rate Trend in the North West

NetApp
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetApp across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

NetApp Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

NetApp
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

NetApp Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

NetApp
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +2 9 £350 -15.15% 2
Manchester +2 7 £350 +40.00% 2
Cheshire +17 2 £275 -54.16% 2
NetApp
England

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 North West region with a requirement for NetApp.

1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) VMware
3 23 (71.88%) Windows Server
4 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (46.88%) Data Centre
7 14 (43.75%) NAS
7 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
8 13 (40.63%) Cisco
9 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
9 12 (37.50%) Citrix
9 12 (37.50%) Red Hat
9 12 (37.50%) Linux
9 12 (37.50%) Firewall
9 12 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (28.13%) SAN
10 9 (28.13%) XenApp
10 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
12 7 (21.88%) SUSE
13 6 (18.75%) VLAN
13 6 (18.75%) LAN
13 6 (18.75%) WAN
14 5 (15.63%) Web Services
14 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (15.63%) HP
14 5 (15.63%) IBM
14 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
14 5 (15.63%) Blue Coat

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) NAS
2 12 (37.50%) Firewall
3 9 (28.13%) SAN
4 6 (18.75%) LAN
4 6 (18.75%) VLAN
4 6 (18.75%) WAN
5 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.25%) Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.13%) DHCP
7 1 (3.13%) DNS
7 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Data Centre Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) NetApp Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) NetApp Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Storage Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Windows Server
3 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (37.50%) Linux
4 12 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (21.88%) SUSE
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (12.50%) Solaris
7 4 (12.50%) Unix
8 3 (9.38%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
2 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL
3 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.25%) Migration
3 2 (6.25%) Security Patching
3 2 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (3.13%) Change Control
4 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.13%) Project Management
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
1 2 (6.25%) VB
1 2 (6.25%) VB6
1 2 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (28.13%) XenApp
4 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (15.63%) ProxySG
5 4 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (12.50%) vSphere
6 3 (9.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (6.25%) Terminal Services
7 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 2 (6.25%) VMware GSX
8 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) MOM
2 2 (6.25%) NetApp OnCommand
2 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.25%) SCOM
2 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (6.25%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) Nagios
3 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.13%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) VMware
2 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 13 (40.63%) Cisco
4 12 (37.50%) Citrix
4 12 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 5 (15.63%) Blue Coat
5 5 (15.63%) HP
5 5 (15.63%) IBM
6 4 (12.50%) F5
7 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.25%) Aruba
8 2 (6.25%) CommVault
8 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
9 1 (3.13%) Brocade
9 1 (3.13%) Intel
9 1 (3.13%) Juniper
9 1 (3.13%) Sourcefire
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