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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetApp
Rank 148 121 118
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -3
Contract jobs citing NetApp 10 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.82% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 1.87% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 9
Median daily rate £325 £322 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -7.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £238 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £22.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-1.12% -7.29%
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
1676 1656 1324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.78% 43.73% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 962 873 681
Median daily rate £400 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £202 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 97 91
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.38 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.50 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -14 7 £325 +8.33% 5
Merseyside -6 2 £313 -3.84% 1
NetApp
England

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 19 (67.86%) VMware
2 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (35.71%) HP
5 10 (35.71%) Linux
5 10 (35.71%) SAN
6 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (28.57%) vSphere
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 7 (25.00%) DNS
8 7 (25.00%) Citrix
8 7 (25.00%) SCCM
9 6 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (21.43%) Migration
9 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
9 6 (21.43%) IBM
9 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 6 (21.43%) MS Office
10 5 (17.86%) DHCP
10 5 (17.86%) NFS
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (17.86%) Xen
10 5 (17.86%) VLAN
10 5 (17.86%) iSCSI
10 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS

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 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 6 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (14.29%) SoftLayer
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) SAN
2 7 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (17.86%) DHCP
3 5 (17.86%) iSCSI
3 5 (17.86%) VLAN
4 4 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (14.29%) Skype
5 3 (10.71%) DMZ
5 3 (10.71%) Firewall
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.57%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) IPsec
6 1 (3.57%) LAN
6 1 (3.57%) NAS
6 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.57%) WAN
6 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (10.71%) Designer
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) FlexPod Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Storage Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Architect
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.71%) FlexPod
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Economics
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (35.71%) Linux
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (14.29%) Unix
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
8 2 (7.14%) AIX
9 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.14%) Server Patching
5 1 (3.57%) CMMI
5 1 (3.57%) Coaching
5 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.57%) Security Patching
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) C
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (14.29%) CCNA
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.29%) MCSA
2 4 (14.29%) MCSE
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CISM
3 1 (3.57%) CISSP
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (28.57%) vSphere
4 5 (17.86%) NFS
4 5 (17.86%) Xen
5 2 (7.14%) DFS Replication
5 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.57%) Firmware
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
6 1 (3.57%) XenApp
6 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) SCOM
3 3 (10.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (7.14%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.57%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) VMware
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) HP
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco
5 7 (25.00%) Citrix
6 6 (21.43%) IBM
7 4 (14.29%) EMC
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle
8 2 (7.14%) Kofax
8 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.57%) BMC
9 1 (3.57%) Dell