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 29 September 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)
Rank - 658 620
Contract jobs citing NCDA 0 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.009% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.044% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 11
Median daily rate - £399 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £394 £333
% change year-on-year
- +18.42%
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
11002 11389 11484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.61% 19.64% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6807 6865 6372
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 387 526 486
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £46.70 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) NetApp
1 7 (100.00%) Data ONTAP
2 6 (85.71%) FlexPod
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) CA
5 3 (42.86%) IBM
5 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (42.86%) e-Health
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) FCoE
5 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) SnapMirror
6 1 (14.29%) SnapVault
6 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
2 3 (42.86%) FCoE
2 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Support
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Support Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Network Support
3 3 (42.86%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) FlexPod Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Storage Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) FlexPod
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
3 3 (42.86%) e-Health
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Data ONTAP
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SnapMirror
1 1 (14.29%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) NetApp
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) CA
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Hitachi