The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetApp
Rank 114 133 113
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Contract jobs citing NetApp 32 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 0.53% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 2.61% 1.32% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 4
Average daily rate £350 £300 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £255 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £415 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £372
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £27.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+85.18% -21.73%
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 South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1226 1291 1027
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.77% 39.92% 41.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 814 770 587
Average daily rate £360 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £212 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 78 62
Average hourly rate £19.00 £24.38 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.05% +54.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £30.81
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetApp across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

NetApp Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

NetApp
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NetApp across the South West region.

NetApp Daily Rate Trend in the South West

NetApp
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetApp across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

NetApp Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

NetApp
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetApp across the South West region.

NetApp Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

NetApp
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Wiltshire +22 26 £350 - 3
Bristol +2 3 £350 +36.58%
Gloucestershire +5 1 - - 2
Dorset +4 1 - -
NetApp
England

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 34 (64.15%) ITIL
2 28 (52.83%) Linux
3 25 (47.17%) Windows
4 22 (41.51%) Security Cleared
5 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (37.74%) SAN
7 18 (33.96%) SC Cleared
7 18 (33.96%) VMware
8 17 (32.08%) HP
9 16 (30.19%) Oracle
9 16 (30.19%) Replication
9 16 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (28.30%) Oracle Linux
10 15 (28.30%) Finance
10 15 (28.30%) Unix
11 14 (26.42%) EMC
11 14 (26.42%) Load Balancing
12 13 (24.53%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
12 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
13 12 (22.64%) Python
13 12 (22.64%) Red Hat
13 12 (22.64%) AWK
13 12 (22.64%) sed
13 12 (22.64%) Bash Shell
14 11 (20.75%) Enterprise Storage
14 11 (20.75%) Windows Server
14 11 (20.75%) Migration

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 (20.75%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.66%) Eucalyptus
4 3 (5.66%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.89%) Apache
5 1 (1.89%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) SAN
2 9 (16.98%) DNS
3 8 (15.09%) Kerberos
3 8 (15.09%) LDAP
4 6 (11.32%) DHCP
5 5 (9.43%) LAN
5 5 (9.43%) WAN
6 3 (5.66%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.89%) DMZ
8 1 (1.89%) Firewall
8 1 (1.89%) MPLS
8 1 (1.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Local Government
2 1 (1.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Administrator
3 6 (11.32%) Consultant
3 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.43%) NetBackup Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) EMC Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) EMC Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) EMC Storage Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) EMC Storage Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) HP Storage Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) HP Storage Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) IBM Storage Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) IBM Storage Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) NetBackup Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Storage Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (30.19%) Replication
2 11 (20.75%) Enterprise Storage
3 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
4 5 (9.43%) EMC VMAX
5 4 (7.55%) IBM XIV
6 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
6 3 (5.66%) EqualLogic
6 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.66%) Private Cloud
6 3 (5.66%) Public Cloud
7 2 (3.77%) Clustering
7 2 (3.77%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.89%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 28 (52.83%) Linux
2 25 (47.17%) Windows
3 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (28.30%) Oracle Linux
5 15 (28.30%) Unix
6 11 (20.75%) Windows Server
7 10 (18.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) ITIL
2 14 (26.42%) Load Balancing
3 13 (24.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (20.75%) Migration
5 10 (18.87%) ITIL V3
5 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
6 8 (15.09%) CAD
6 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
6 8 (15.09%) DevOps
6 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.43%) Performance Management
8 4 (7.55%) Capacity Management
8 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
8 4 (7.55%) Service Management
9 3 (5.66%) Data Migration
9 3 (5.66%) ITSM
9 3 (5.66%) Patch Management
9 3 (5.66%) Security Management
10 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) AWK
1 12 (22.64%) Bash Shell
1 12 (22.64%) Python
1 12 (22.64%) sed
2 10 (18.87%) Perl
3 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Security Cleared
2 18 (33.96%) SC Cleared
3 10 (18.87%) MCSE
3 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (18.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (15.09%) MCSA
5 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.89%) CCNA
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.66%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
3 11 (20.75%) Samba
4 10 (18.87%) NFS
4 10 (18.87%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (16.98%) VMware ESX
6 8 (15.09%) Hyper-V
6 8 (15.09%) vSphere
7 5 (9.43%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (18.87%) Puppet
2 9 (16.98%) NetBackup
3 8 (15.09%) FreeIPA
4 5 (9.43%) WSUS
5 4 (7.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (5.66%) SCCM
7 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) VMware
2 17 (32.08%) HP
3 16 (30.19%) Oracle
4 14 (26.42%) EMC
5 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
6 12 (22.64%) Red Hat
7 10 (18.87%) IBM
8 9 (16.98%) Brocade
9 7 (13.21%) Cisco
10 6 (11.32%) Sophos
11 4 (7.55%) 3PAR
12 3 (5.66%) Dell
12 3 (5.66%) Forcepoint
13 1 (1.89%) Lotus
13 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.89%) Sun
13 1 (1.89%) Veritas