The table below looks at the statistics for NCIE in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NCIE over the 3 months to 24 April 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp Certified Implementation Engineer (NCIE)
Rank 580 594 542
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -52
Contract jobs citing NCIE 14 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.011% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.056% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate
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£243 £344 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.45% -20.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £339 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £349 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £350 £431
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -18.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
10772 10777 8865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.33% 19.52% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6112 6123 4725
Average daily rate £390 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 502 535 480
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £51.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

NCIE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NCIE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

NCIE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NCIE
Daily Rate Trend

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

NCIE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NCIE
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NCIE within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

NCIE Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NCIE
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NCIE within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
England +7 14 £243 -29.45% 1
London +15 11 £225 -33.33%
City of London - 5 £188 -
South East -7 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -

NCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NCIE 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 NCIE.

1 30 (100.00%) NetApp
2 28 (93.33%) NCDA
3 25 (83.33%) SAN
4 22 (73.33%) Windows
5 15 (50.00%) Finance
6 14 (46.67%) EMC
7 13 (43.33%) NAS
8 12 (40.00%) Cisco
9 11 (36.67%) Linux
9 11 (36.67%) Migration
10 9 (30.00%) Symmetrix
10 9 (30.00%) IBM
10 9 (30.00%) UNIX
10 9 (30.00%) Tivoli
10 9 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 8 (26.67%) NFS
11 8 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (23.33%) vSphere
13 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (10.00%) FlexPod
13 3 (10.00%) Banking
13 3 (10.00%) VMware
13 3 (10.00%) HP
14 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
14 2 (6.67%) MCSE
14 2 (6.67%) ITIL
14 2 (6.67%) Data Management
14 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking

NCIE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NCIE 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 NCIE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 25 (83.33%) SAN
2 13 (43.33%) NAS
3 8 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.67%) VLAN
5 2 (6.67%) NX-OS
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Architect
1 11 (36.67%) Storage Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Administrator
2 7 (23.33%) Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Storage Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Storage Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) EMC Storage Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Storage Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Storage Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) FlexPod Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) FlexPod Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Symmetrix
2 3 (10.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 9 (30.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Migration
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL
2 2 (6.67%) Data Management
2 2 (6.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) NCDA
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) NFS
2 7 (23.33%) vSphere
3 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Tivoli
1 9 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (6.67%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) NetApp
2 14 (46.67%) EMC
3 12 (40.00%) Cisco
4 9 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (10.00%) VMware
5 3 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix