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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp
Rank 136 117 111
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Contract jobs citing NetApp 31 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.72% 0.62% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 1.37% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 16
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £475 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -28.88%
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
1857 1386 1286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.94% 44.93% 44.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1068 725 571
Average daily rate £388 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £214 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 91 103
Average hourly rate £19.03 £18.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% -9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 -18 13 £268 -10.83% 8
Cheshire -2 8 £325 - 2
Merseyside -5 7 £312 -34.26% 1
Lancashire -9 3 £210 -40.00% 2
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England

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 33 (56.90%) Windows
2 32 (55.17%) VMware
3 26 (44.83%) SAN
4 23 (39.66%) Cisco
5 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 17 (29.31%) HP
7 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
8 15 (25.86%) IBM
8 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (24.14%) Brocade
10 13 (22.41%) EMC
10 13 (22.41%) Citrix
10 13 (22.41%) ITIL
10 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (18.97%) Linux
11 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
12 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (13.79%) NAS
14 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (13.79%) Project Management
14 8 (13.79%) Migration
15 7 (12.07%) WAN
15 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
15 7 (12.07%) Data ONTAP
15 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
15 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
16 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
16 6 (10.34%) EMC VNX
16 6 (10.34%) UNIX

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.34%) IBM Notes
4 4 (6.90%) IIS
5 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.72%) TPMS
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 26 (44.83%) SAN
2 8 (13.79%) NAS
3 7 (12.07%) WAN
4 6 (10.34%) VoIP
4 6 (10.34%) MPLS
4 6 (10.34%) Firewall
4 6 (10.34%) VLAN
4 6 (10.34%) iSCSI
5 5 (8.62%) DNS
6 4 (6.90%) DHCP
7 3 (5.17%) SSL
7 3 (5.17%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (5.17%) VPN
8 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (5.17%) Publishing
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Architect
2 15 (25.86%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (10.34%) Technical Architect
4 5 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (8.62%) SAN Specialist
4 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Storage Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Lead Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Server Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Problem Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (5.17%) Incident Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Lead Technical Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Storage Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) EMC VNX
2 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.17%) CLARiiON
2 3 (5.17%) EMC Centera
2 3 (5.17%) Symmetrix DMX
2 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.45%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.45%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) DTV
4 1 (1.72%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 33 (56.90%) Windows
2 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (18.97%) Linux
5 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (12.07%) Data ONTAP
7 6 (10.34%) Windows 7
7 6 (10.34%) Windows XP
7 6 (10.34%) UNIX
8 4 (6.90%) CentOS
9 3 (5.17%) Solaris
10 2 (3.45%) HPUX
11 1 (1.72%) AIX
11 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) ITIL
2 8 (13.79%) Project Management
2 8 (13.79%) Migration
3 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
4 5 (8.62%) Service Management
4 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (8.62%) Network Design
5 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
5 4 (6.90%) Change Control
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (5.17%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.45%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.45%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.72%) Server Building
8 1 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.72%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.72%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) C
2 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (1.72%) VBScript
4 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
1 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.34%) CCNA
2 6 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (8.62%) MCSE
4 4 (6.90%) MCSA
5 2 (3.45%) CCNP
5 2 (3.45%) NCIE
6 1 (1.72%) VCAP
6 1 (1.72%) NCDA
6 1 (1.72%) MCP
6 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.72%) MCTS
6 1 (1.72%) MCITP
6 1 (1.72%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (27.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.90%) vSphere
3 4 (6.90%) XenApp
3 4 (6.90%) XenServer
4 3 (5.17%) XenDesktop
4 3 (5.17%) Firmware
4 3 (5.17%) NFS
4 3 (5.17%) Xen
5 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.72%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
1 2 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) VMware
2 23 (39.66%) Cisco
3 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 17 (29.31%) HP
5 15 (25.86%) IBM
6 14 (24.14%) Brocade
7 13 (22.41%) Citrix
7 13 (22.41%) EMC
8 6 (10.34%) Lotus
9 4 (6.90%) Juniper
9 4 (6.90%) 3PAR
10 3 (5.17%) Websense
11 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.45%) Intel
11 2 (3.45%) Dell
12 1 (1.72%) Oracle
12 1 (1.72%) SAP
12 1 (1.72%) McAfee
12 1 (1.72%) Veritas
12 1 (1.72%) Veeam
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