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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetApp
Rank 137 145 116
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -29
Contract jobs citing NetApp 13 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.58% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 1.44% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 7
Median daily rate £345 £235 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.80% -21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £210 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £325 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £306 £330
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -7.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £23.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-7.36% -1.04%
NetApp
England

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
1595 1808 1491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.58% 40.40% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 1039 788
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £539 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 88 104
Median hourly rate £20.73 £16.84 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.09% -8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £42.02 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -4 10 £345 +55.05% 5
Cheshire +8 3 £338 +3.84%
NetApp
England

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (35.00%) HP
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) Migration
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (25.00%) SCCM
7 5 (25.00%) DNS
7 5 (25.00%) Citrix
8 4 (20.00%) MS Office
8 4 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (20.00%) Replication
8 4 (20.00%) Firewall
9 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (15.00%) NAS
9 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
9 3 (15.00%) VLAN
9 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
9 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (15.00%) Xen
9 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (15.00%) vSphere

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 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.00%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) SoftLayer
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) DHCP
2 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (15.00%) NAS
3 3 (15.00%) SAN
3 3 (15.00%) VLAN
4 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.00%) DMZ
5 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.00%) IPsec
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.00%) Skype
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.00%) German Language
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (15.00%) Storage Architect
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Migration Manager
4 2 (10.00%) SCCM Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) Replication
3 2 (10.00%) FlexPod
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Unix
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Server Patching
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) High Availability
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (5.00%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCSE
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) MCDST
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) NFS
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
3 3 (15.00%) Xen
4 2 (10.00%) DFS Replication
5 1 (5.00%) Firmware
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
5 1 (5.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (10.00%) NetApp OnCommand
3 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.00%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SCOM
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco
4 7 (35.00%) HP
5 5 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (15.00%) EMC
6 3 (15.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (10.00%) Aruba
7 2 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (10.00%) Palo Alto
8 1 (5.00%) Dell
8 1 (5.00%) Juniper