The table below looks at the statistics for NCDA in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NCDA over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
UK
Rank 591 620 610
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Contract jobs citing NCDA 5 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.008% 0.019%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.053% 0.037% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Median daily rate £290 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.71% -7.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £475 -
% change year-on-year
-38.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9432 10878 10377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.80% 21.26% 20.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6090 6726 5935
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 451 445 488
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +74.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

NCDA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing NCDA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

NCDA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NCDA
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NCDA within the UK.

NCDA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NCDA
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NCDA within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
England +31 5 £290 -27.50% 6
South East +17 3 £290 - 3
Berkshire - 3 £290 -
East of England - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Watford - 2 - -
Reading - 1 £325 -

NCDA
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NCDA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for NCDA.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) NCIE
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 3 (60.00%) Brocade
3 3 (60.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) FlexPod
4 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus

NCDA
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) NCIE
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Brocade
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Whiteley, Hampshire, UK
Leidos
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