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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp
Rank 108 109 116
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing NetApp 20 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 0.70% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.40% 1.59% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 3
Average daily rate
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£260 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.16% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £45.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +122.22%
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
1430 1192 1209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 46.38% 44.20% 45.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 571 579
Average daily rate £351 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £149 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 73 108
Average hourly rate £18.13 £20.06 £19.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.62% +3.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.19 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.38 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetApp across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Vacancies
Manchester +8 13 £243 -30.21% 11
Cheshire +3 6 £650 +54.76% 5
Merseyside -16 1 - - 1
Lancashire - - - -
NetApp
England

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 19 (82.61%) Windows
1 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
3 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
4 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) SAN
4 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (39.13%) LAN
8 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 7 (30.43%) Firewall
10 6 (26.09%) Citrix
10 6 (26.09%) Cisco
10 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
10 6 (26.09%) VLAN
11 5 (21.74%) HP
11 5 (21.74%) CCNA
11 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (21.74%) Linux
12 4 (17.39%) SQL
12 4 (17.39%) WAN
12 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
12 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (13.04%) FlexPod
13 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (13.04%) DHCP

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.70%) IIS
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) SAN
2 9 (39.13%) LAN
3 7 (30.43%) Firewall
4 6 (26.09%) VLAN
5 4 (17.39%) WAN
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (13.04%) DHCP
7 2 (8.70%) DNS
7 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
7 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (4.35%) NAS
8 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) FlexPod Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Storage Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) FlexPod
2 1 (4.35%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.35%) Change Control
3 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.35%) Information Assurance
3 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.35%) Security Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.35%) Change Management
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CCNA
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) NCIE
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
4 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.70%) NFS
6 1 (4.35%) XenApp
6 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.35%) vSphere
6 1 (4.35%) Xen
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
1 2 (8.70%) BladeLogic
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) XenMobile
2 1 (4.35%) HP SIM
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 5 (21.74%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) Symantec
5 2 (8.70%) EMC
5 2 (8.70%) Hitachi
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.70%) Brocade
6 1 (4.35%) Open-E
6 1 (4.35%) Infor
6 1 (4.35%) Veeam
6 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) Remedy
6 1 (4.35%) McAfee
6 1 (4.35%) Sun
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
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