The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 North West 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp
Rank 115 96 119
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Contract jobs citing NetApp 20 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.66% 1.17% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 2.51% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 12
Average daily rate
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£338 £260 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.80% -21.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £240 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £375 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £339 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.10% -0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £22.50 £22.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £22.50 £25.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +44.23%
Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1357 1276 1577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 44.82% 46.64% 48.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 554 726
Average daily rate £330 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £201 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 101 115
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £40.11 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 -4 12 £300 +22.44% 7
Merseyside +1 4 £475 +26.66% 2
Cheshire -3 2 - - 4
Lancashire -11 1 £350 +8.10% 1
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England

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 17 (48.57%) VMware
2 15 (42.86%) SAN
3 14 (40.00%) EMC
4 13 (37.14%) Windows
5 12 (34.29%) Cisco
6 11 (31.43%) ITIL
7 9 (25.71%) IBM
7 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
8 8 (22.86%) Citrix
8 8 (22.86%) HP
8 8 (22.86%) Dell
8 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
8 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (20.00%) NetBackup
9 7 (20.00%) UNIX
9 7 (20.00%) Linux
9 7 (20.00%) Oracle
10 6 (17.14%) LAN
10 6 (17.14%) WAN
10 6 (17.14%) DNS
10 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
10 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
10 6 (17.14%) Finance
10 6 (17.14%) XenApp
10 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
11 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
11 5 (14.29%) Migration

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.43%) Apache
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.57%) Lync
4 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
4 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.86%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) PaaS
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) SAN
2 6 (17.14%) LAN
2 6 (17.14%) WAN
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
3 5 (14.29%) DHCP
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (8.57%) NetScaler
5 3 (8.57%) VLAN
5 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.71%) VPN
6 2 (5.71%) Firewall
6 2 (5.71%) NAS
7 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.86%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
1 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.86%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Local Government
2 2 (5.71%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Consultant
2 4 (11.43%) Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) Administrator
2 4 (11.43%) Storage Manager
3 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (8.57%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) IT Support
5 1 (2.86%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (2.86%) Service Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Firmware
2 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (8.57%) EqualLogic
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) CLARiiON
3 2 (5.71%) EMC Centera
3 2 (5.71%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (2.86%) IBM XIV
4 1 (2.86%) e-Health
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) UNIX
2 7 (20.00%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.57%) Solaris
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Change Management
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (8.57%) Performance Improvement
5 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
5 3 (8.57%) Data Management
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.71%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Change Control
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.86%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.57%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) MCTS
2 1 (2.86%) MCITP
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) XenApp
3 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.43%) XenDesktop
4 4 (11.43%) vSphere
5 3 (8.57%) RHEV
6 1 (2.86%) vCloud
6 1 (2.86%) VMFS
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Veritas File System
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 4 (11.43%) SCOM
3 3 (8.57%) Data Guard
4 2 (5.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (5.71%) SCCM
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.86%) DatAdvantage
5 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) VMware
2 14 (40.00%) EMC
3 12 (34.29%) Cisco
4 9 (25.71%) IBM
4 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
5 8 (22.86%) Citrix
5 8 (22.86%) HP
5 8 (22.86%) Dell
6 7 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (14.29%) Brocade
8 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
9 3 (8.57%) 3PAR
9 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
9 3 (8.57%) Symantec
9 3 (8.57%) Sybase
10 2 (5.71%) Veritas
11 1 (2.86%) MobileIron
11 1 (2.86%) Varonis
11 1 (2.86%) ScanSafe
11 1 (2.86%) BMC
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £16.00 - £20.00 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago