The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 1 October 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetApp
Rank 395 375 324
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -51
Contract jobs citing NetApp 258 310 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.54% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 1.24% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 195 223
Median daily rate £393 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £219 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £305 £330
% change year-on-year
+15.57% -7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 8
Median hourly rate £24.50 £23.75 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% -7.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £23.75 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +2.15%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23644 24948 26301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.90% 43.21% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14457 14759 14896
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 857 1078 1208
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £42.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NetApp Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NetApp
Daily Rate Trend

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

NetApp Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NetApp
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetApp within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

NetApp Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NetApp
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetApp within the UK.

NetApp Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NetApp
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -19 238 £388 +1.97% 72
London -54 76 £450 +12.50% 13
South East +24 64 £368 -9.53% 19
South West +7 22 £363 +31.81% 3
East of England +19 21 £388 +5.08% 11
Berkshire +16 21 £400 -17.52% 2
Bristol +11 19 £350 +27.27% 1
Oxfordshire +2 18 £288 +59.72%
Yorkshire +14 17 £325 +13.04% 6
East Midlands -5 14 £350 -20.00% 3
Oxford - 14 £275 -
North West -8 13 £345 +46.80% 5
City of London +14 12 £450 +15.38% 2
West Yorkshire +15 11 £275 - 5
Hampshire +21 10 £403 -9.55% 6
Leeds +15 10 £300 - 4
Manchester -10 10 £345 +55.05% 4
Cambridgeshire +28 8 £300 -25.00% 3
Surrey +11 8 £425 +6.25% 5
Bedfordshire +1 8 £388 -16.21% 1
Reading - 8 £400 - 2
South Wales - 8 £488 -
Wales - 8 £488 -
Scotland +8 7 £400 +30.08% 2
West Midlands -19 7 £325 +32.65% 12
Luton - 7 £388 -
Cardiff - 7 £488 -
South Yorkshire +1 6 £500 +66.66%
Birmingham -3 6 £305 +103.33% 2
Nottinghamshire -13 6 £384 -12.28%

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NetApp 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 NetApp.

1 401 (64.89%) VMware
2 347 (56.15%) Windows
3 249 (40.29%) SAN
4 238 (38.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 231 (37.38%) Linux
6 224 (36.25%) Active Directory
7 202 (32.69%) Microsoft
8 190 (30.74%) Cisco
9 185 (29.94%) Windows Server
10 163 (26.38%) EMC
11 143 (23.14%) Citrix
12 133 (21.52%) NAS
13 131 (21.20%) Unix
13 131 (21.20%) ITIL
14 127 (20.55%) HP
14 127 (20.55%) Windows Server 2008
15 118 (19.09%) SQL Server
16 107 (17.31%) Oracle
17 104 (16.83%) MS Exchange
17 104 (16.83%) Windows Server 2012
18 97 (15.70%) Solaris
19 94 (15.21%) SQL
20 92 (14.89%) Finance
21 91 (14.72%) Red Hat
22 90 (14.56%) NFS
23 85 (13.75%) DNS
24 83 (13.43%) Data Centre
25 82 (13.27%) Hyper-V
26 79 (12.78%) Firewall
27 77 (12.46%) NetBackup

NetApp
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
1 104 (16.83%) MS Exchange
2 55 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (7.12%) IIS
4 39 (6.31%) Apache
5 31 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (5.02%) Skype for Business
6 29 (4.69%) Tomcat
7 25 (4.05%) SharePoint
8 18 (2.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 17 (2.75%) OpenStack
9 17 (2.75%) WebSphere
10 16 (2.59%) WebLogic
11 15 (2.43%) Oracle Coherence
12 13 (2.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 13 (2.10%) MQSeries
13 12 (1.94%) JBoss
14 11 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 5 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 45 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.53%) MS Office
3 8 (1.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.94%) Faxination
2 10 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 51 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (7.28%) Office 365
3 44 (7.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (3.56%) IaaS
5 15 (2.43%) Mimecast
6 11 (1.78%) SaaS
7 10 (1.62%) PaaS
8 9 (1.46%) CloudFront
9 7 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.81%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.65%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.32%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.32%) SoftLayer
14 1 (0.16%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 249 (40.29%) SAN
2 133 (21.52%) NAS
3 85 (13.75%) DNS
4 79 (12.78%) Firewall
5 70 (11.33%) Fibre Channel
5 70 (11.33%) LAN
5 70 (11.33%) WAN
6 56 (9.06%) iSCSI
7 46 (7.44%) DHCP
8 38 (6.15%) FCoE
9 31 (5.02%) HTTP
9 31 (5.02%) LDAP
10 29 (4.69%) VPN
11 25 (4.05%) Multicast
12 23 (3.72%) FTP
12 23 (3.72%) NetScaler
13 20 (3.24%) TCP/IP
14 19 (3.07%) Network Security
15 18 (2.91%) VLAN
16 17 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (19.09%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.40%) Hadoop
3 18 (2.91%) Oracle Database
3 18 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (2.75%) HBase
5 13 (2.10%) MySQL
6 10 (1.62%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.29%) DB2
8 8 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.49%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (0.49%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.49%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.49%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.32%) GIS
12 2 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (3.07%) Git (software)
2 12 (1.94%) Jenkins
3 10 (1.62%) Ant
4 9 (1.46%) Maven
5 7 (1.13%) Subversion
6 6 (0.97%) JIRA
7 5 (0.81%) Gradle
7 5 (0.81%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.16%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.16%) GCC
8 1 (0.16%) Hudson
8 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
General
1 92 (14.89%) Finance
2 41 (6.63%) Banking
3 23 (3.72%) Legal
4 18 (2.91%) Law
5 17 (2.75%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.94%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.29%) Billing
8 6 (0.97%) German Language
9 5 (0.81%) Advertising
9 5 (0.81%) Back Office
10 4 (0.65%) French Language
10 4 (0.65%) Games
10 4 (0.65%) Portuguese Language
10 4 (0.65%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.49%) Publishing
11 3 (0.49%) Retail
12 2 (0.32%) Electronics
12 2 (0.32%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 94 (15.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 77 (12.46%) Architect
3 74 (11.97%) Administrator
4 51 (8.25%) VMware Engineer
5 49 (7.93%) Infrastructure Architect
6 46 (7.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 46 (7.44%) Support Engineer
6 46 (7.44%) Systems Administrator
7 44 (7.12%) Storage Engineer
8 42 (6.80%) Analyst
9 35 (5.66%) Windows Engineer
10 33 (5.34%) NetApp Engineer
11 30 (4.85%) Linux Engineer
12 28 (4.53%) 3rd Line Support
12 28 (4.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 26 (4.21%) Server Engineer
14 22 (3.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 22 (3.56%) Unix Administrator
15 21 (3.40%) Cisco Engineer
15 21 (3.40%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.69%) Middleware
2 22 (3.56%) Web Services
3 17 (2.75%) HTML
3 17 (2.75%) XML
4 16 (2.59%) J2EE
5 15 (2.43%) Rendezvous
5 15 (2.43%) XSLT
6 7 (1.13%) LAMP
7 5 (0.81%) AngularJS
7 5 (0.81%) Node.js
7 5 (0.81%) React
8 4 (0.65%) JSP
8 4 (0.65%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (0.32%) CSS
9 2 (0.32%) Flash
10 1 (0.16%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.16%) JMS
10 1 (0.16%) SOAP
10 1 (0.16%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 83 (13.43%) Data Centre
2 55 (8.90%) Clustering
3 29 (4.69%) FlexPod
4 28 (4.53%) Replication
5 27 (4.37%) EMC VNX
5 27 (4.37%) Management Information System
6 23 (3.72%) EMC VMAX
7 19 (3.07%) CLARiiON
8 16 (2.59%) Virtual Team
9 14 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
10 13 (2.10%) Computer Science
11 12 (1.94%) Blackberry
12 11 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (1.62%) NHS
14 9 (1.46%) Enterprise Storage
14 9 (1.46%) iPad
14 9 (1.46%) Private Cloud
15 8 (1.29%) Driving Licence
15 8 (1.29%) HP Storage
16 7 (1.13%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 347 (56.15%) Windows
2 231 (37.38%) Linux
3 185 (29.94%) Windows Server
4 131 (21.20%) Unix
5 127 (20.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 104 (16.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 97 (15.70%) Solaris
8 63 (10.19%) Data ONTAP
9 45 (7.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 43 (6.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 37 (5.99%) Windows 7
12 17 (2.75%) CentOS
13 16 (2.59%) Windows Mobile
14 15 (2.43%) Android
14 15 (2.43%) Apple iOS
15 13 (2.10%) AIX
16 9 (1.46%) Windows 10
16 9 (1.46%) Windows 8
17 7 (1.13%) VMS
18 5 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (21.20%) ITIL
2 73 (11.81%) Migration
3 42 (6.80%) Performance Tuning
4 40 (6.47%) DevOps
5 39 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (5.99%) Project Management
7 30 (4.85%) High Availability
8 28 (4.53%) Service Management
9 25 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 24 (3.88%) Benchmarking
10 24 (3.88%) Change Management
11 19 (3.07%) Configuration Management
12 17 (2.75%) Capacity Planning
12 17 (2.75%) Patch Management
12 17 (2.75%) Service Delivery
13 16 (2.59%) Data Migration
14 15 (2.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (2.43%) Risk Management
15 14 (2.27%) Data Management
15 14 (2.27%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 94 (15.21%) SQL
2 52 (8.41%) PowerShell
3 38 (6.15%) Java
4 25 (4.05%) Perl
4 25 (4.05%) Python
5 24 (3.88%) Shell Script
6 23 (3.72%) JavaScript
7 20 (3.24%) Bash Shell
8 15 (2.43%) VBScript
9 12 (1.94%) Ruby
10 8 (1.29%) C
11 6 (0.97%) PHP
12 4 (0.65%) C-shell
13 2 (0.32%) C++
13 2 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (6.80%) Security Cleared
3 41 (6.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 36 (5.83%) MCSE
5 34 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (4.53%) SC Cleared
7 25 (4.05%) CCNA
8 17 (2.75%) Degree
9 12 (1.94%) CCNP
9 12 (1.94%) DV Cleared
9 12 (1.94%) MCITP
10 11 (1.78%) RHCE
11 10 (1.62%) BPSS Clearance
11 10 (1.62%) RHCA
12 9 (1.46%) CISSP
12 9 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 9 (1.46%) MCSA
13 8 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (1.29%) MCTS
14 7 (1.13%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.56%) SLA
2 17 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.29%) QA
4 6 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.97%) JSP 440
5 5 (0.81%) PA-DSS
6 4 (0.65%) BS7799
6 4 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.32%) GxP
System Software
1 238 (38.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 224 (36.25%) Active Directory
3 90 (14.56%) NFS
4 82 (13.27%) Hyper-V
5 64 (10.36%) vSphere
6 57 (9.22%) XenApp
7 43 (6.96%) VMware ESX
8 41 (6.63%) Virtual Machines
9 40 (6.47%) VMware ESXi
10 34 (5.50%) Xen
11 33 (5.34%) KVM
11 33 (5.34%) Oracle RAC
12 31 (5.02%) XenDesktop
13 30 (4.85%) SRDF
14 17 (2.75%) Virtual Servers
15 13 (2.10%) Samba
16 12 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
17 9 (1.46%) DFS Replication
18 8 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 7 (1.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 77 (12.46%) NetBackup
2 64 (10.36%) SCCM
3 54 (8.74%) SCOM
4 50 (8.09%) Puppet
5 25 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (3.72%) Microsoft Clustering
7 21 (3.40%) Ansible
7 21 (3.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 21 (3.40%) Nagios
7 21 (3.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 20 (3.24%) Oracle RMAN
9 16 (2.59%) EMC NetWorker
9 16 (2.59%) WSUS
10 15 (2.43%) Backup Exec
10 15 (2.43%) SCVMM
11 13 (2.10%) Red Hat Satellite
12 12 (1.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 10 (1.62%) OpenView
14 9 (1.46%) SnapVault
14 9 (1.46%) vRealize
Vendors
1 401 (64.89%) VMware
2 202 (32.69%) Microsoft
3 190 (30.74%) Cisco
4 163 (26.38%) EMC
5 143 (23.14%) Citrix
6 127 (20.55%) HP
7 107 (17.31%) Oracle
8 91 (14.72%) Red Hat
9 74 (11.97%) Symantec
10 59 (9.55%) IBM
11 49 (7.93%) Veritas
12 42 (6.80%) Dell
13 41 (6.63%) Brocade
14 34 (5.50%) 3PAR
15 27 (4.37%) Intel
16 21 (3.40%) F5
16 21 (3.40%) SolarWinds
17 18 (2.91%) Dell Compellent
17 18 (2.91%) Sybase
18 17 (2.75%) CheckPoint
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