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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp
Rank 262 228 240
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +12
Contract jobs citing NetApp 421 444 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.87% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 1.88% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 271 210
Average daily rate
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£375 £379 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.92% -3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £277 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 14
Average hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £26.60 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £46.00 £44.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +55.55%

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
24605 23641 23338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.36% 46.18% 47.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14694 13385 12165
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1147 1102 1371
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NetApp within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetApp within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

NetApp Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

NetApp
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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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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
England -45 399 £375 -0.53% 122
London +22 207 £375 -2.84% 34
South East -40 86 £400 +5.96% 25
City of London +14 65 £375 - 8
Yorkshire -2 33 £319 +6.25% 8
Hampshire -26 33 £325 -13.33% 12
West Yorkshire -12 20 £291 -2.91% 3
East of England -29 20 £257 -35.75% 11
South West -21 19 £300 -17.24% 5
Scotland -10 17 £325 -8.45% 4
Leeds -14 17 £290 -3.33% 3
West Midlands -1 14 £275 -24.91% 12
Surrey -4 14 £438 +45.83% 5
Buckinghamshire -6 14 £388 +28.73% 2
Essex -5 12 £257 - 2
North West -29 12 £225 -39.18% 14
Edinburgh -9 10 £288 -34.28% 1
Milton Keynes -6 9 £423 +40.36% 2
Manchester -7 9 £225 -35.25% 10
Basingstoke -9 9 - - 2
South Yorkshire +1 8 £380 +33.33% 2
Birmingham -2 8 £275 -7.56% 7
Hertfordshire -9 8 £359 -16.81% 7
Berkshire -10 8 £300 -25.00% 2
Gloucestershire -10 8 £325 +8.33%
Camberley +4 7 £450 +50.00%
East Midlands -7 7 £325 -13.33% 9
East Sussex -2 5 - -
Sheffield -5 5 £400 +40.35% 2
Brighton -6 5 - -

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 531 (67.73%) VMware
2 482 (61.48%) Windows
3 315 (40.18%) SAN
4 287 (36.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 275 (35.08%) Active Directory
6 254 (32.40%) Cisco
7 213 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 209 (26.66%) Microsoft
9 206 (26.28%) Linux
10 185 (23.60%) HP
11 183 (23.34%) EMC
12 158 (20.15%) Citrix
13 154 (19.64%) MS Exchange
14 137 (17.47%) Finance
15 136 (17.35%) Windows Server 2003
16 133 (16.96%) DNS
17 131 (16.71%) UNIX
18 121 (15.43%) IBM
18 121 (15.43%) Windows Server 2012
19 117 (14.92%) SQL
20 113 (14.41%) NAS
21 108 (13.78%) Hyper-V
22 104 (13.27%) ITIL
23 97 (12.37%) Migration
24 95 (12.12%) vSphere
25 93 (11.86%) Oracle
26 89 (11.35%) Exchange Server 2010
27 88 (11.22%) Red Hat
28 86 (10.97%) Security Cleared
29 85 (10.84%) SQL Server

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 154 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 89 (11.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 53 (6.76%) SharePoint
5 47 (5.99%) IIS
6 44 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 40 (5.10%) Apache
8 30 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 25 (3.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 24 (3.06%) Tomcat
11 22 (2.81%) JBoss
11 22 (2.81%) WebLogic
12 17 (2.17%) WebSphere
13 15 (1.91%) OpenStack
13 15 (1.91%) Lync
14 8 (1.02%) Eucalyptus
14 8 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 5 (0.64%) NetWeaver
15 5 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
16 4 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 62 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.32%) MS Office
3 12 (1.53%) MS Project
4 9 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.26%) RMDS
2 2 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.13%) assyst
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.79%) Office 365
2 12 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.77%) IaaS
4 5 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.64%) SaaS
5 3 (0.38%) PaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.13%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 315 (40.18%) SAN
2 133 (16.96%) DNS
3 113 (14.41%) NAS
4 75 (9.57%) DHCP
4 75 (9.57%) WAN
5 71 (9.06%) LAN
5 71 (9.06%) Firewall
6 65 (8.29%) Fibre Channel
7 53 (6.76%) iSCSI
8 52 (6.63%) TCP/IP
9 33 (4.21%) LDAP
10 31 (3.95%) VLAN
11 30 (3.83%) VPN
12 29 (3.70%) NetScaler
13 26 (3.32%) Cisco Nexus
14 20 (2.55%) SSL
15 18 (2.30%) Wireless
15 18 (2.30%) SNMP
16 16 (2.04%) SMTP
16 16 (2.04%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (10.84%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.44%) Oracle Database
3 16 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (1.28%) MySQL
6 8 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (0.77%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.77%) Big Data
8 5 (0.64%) SAP HANA
8 5 (0.64%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.51%) SQLPlus
9 4 (0.51%) HBase
9 4 (0.51%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.38%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.38%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (1.40%) Hudson
1 11 (1.40%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.15%) Subversion
3 7 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (0.89%) MSI
4 4 (0.51%) StarTeam
5 2 (0.26%) JIRA
5 2 (0.26%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.26%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.26%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 137 (17.47%) Finance
2 42 (5.36%) Banking
3 20 (2.55%) Telecoms
4 13 (1.66%) Financial Institution
5 10 (1.28%) Legal
5 10 (1.28%) Games
6 9 (1.15%) Law
6 9 (1.15%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.64%) Retail
8 5 (0.64%) Billing
8 5 (0.64%) German Language
9 4 (0.51%) Back Office
9 4 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.51%) Military
10 3 (0.38%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.26%) French Language
11 2 (0.26%) Local Government
11 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.13%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (14.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 93 (11.86%) Architect
3 77 (9.82%) Storage Engineer
4 72 (9.18%) Consultant
5 64 (8.16%) Administrator
6 58 (7.40%) Analyst
7 38 (4.85%) Support Engineer
8 37 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support
8 37 (4.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 30 (3.83%) Infrastructure Architect
10 29 (3.70%) Server Engineer
11 28 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
12 26 (3.32%) Systems Engineer
13 24 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
14 22 (2.81%) Windows Engineer
15 19 (2.42%) VMware Engineer
15 19 (2.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 18 (2.30%) Storage Architect
17 17 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 17 (2.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.17%) XML
2 11 (1.40%) SOAP
3 9 (1.15%) Middleware
4 8 (1.02%) XSLT
4 8 (1.02%) Java EE
4 8 (1.02%) HTML
5 6 (0.77%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.64%) REST
6 5 (0.64%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (0.64%) Rendezvous
7 4 (0.51%) LAMP
7 4 (0.51%) Web Services
8 3 (0.38%) Java SE
9 2 (0.26%) Flash
9 2 (0.26%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.65%) Replication
2 32 (4.08%) Clustering
3 26 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (2.81%) FlexPod
5 14 (1.79%) EMC Centera
5 14 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 13 (1.66%) Blackberry
7 12 (1.53%) CLARiiON
8 11 (1.40%) Open Source
8 11 (1.40%) HACMP
9 10 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (1.28%) NHS
10 9 (1.15%) Online Games
11 7 (0.89%) EqualLogic
11 7 (0.89%) e-Health
11 7 (0.89%) IBM XIV
12 6 (0.77%) Symmetrix
12 6 (0.77%) Oracle Exalogic
13 5 (0.64%) Computer Science
14 4 (0.51%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 482 (61.48%) Windows
2 213 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 206 (26.28%) Linux
4 136 (17.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 131 (16.71%) UNIX
6 121 (15.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 78 (9.95%) Solaris
8 73 (9.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 48 (6.12%) Windows 7
10 47 (5.99%) Windows XP
11 32 (4.08%) AIX
12 24 (3.06%) HPUX
13 12 (1.53%) VMS
14 11 (1.40%) SUSE
15 9 (1.15%) CentOS
16 8 (1.02%) Windows 8
17 7 (0.89%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.64%) Slackware
18 5 (0.64%) Windows 2000
19 4 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (13.27%) ITIL
2 97 (12.37%) Migration
3 42 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 36 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
5 31 (3.95%) Service Management
6 28 (3.57%) Change Control
7 24 (3.06%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (2.93%) Problem Management
8 23 (2.93%) Capacity Planning
8 23 (2.93%) Capacity Management
9 22 (2.81%) Project Management
10 21 (2.68%) Change Management
10 21 (2.68%) Root Cause Analysis
11 19 (2.42%) Data Migration
12 18 (2.30%) Load Balancing
12 18 (2.30%) Service Delivery
12 18 (2.30%) Asset Management
13 14 (1.79%) DevOps
14 13 (1.66%) Kalman Filter
14 13 (1.66%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 117 (14.92%) SQL
2 54 (6.89%) PowerShell
3 43 (5.48%) Perl
4 40 (5.10%) Shell Script
5 21 (2.68%) Java
6 17 (2.17%) VBScript
7 16 (2.04%) C
8 14 (1.79%) VB
8 14 (1.79%) Ruby
9 11 (1.40%) Python
10 9 (1.15%) Bash Shell
11 7 (0.89%) JavaScript
12 6 (0.77%) C++
13 5 (0.64%) PHP
14 4 (0.51%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.51%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.51%) Korn
15 3 (0.38%) XPath
16 2 (0.26%) KiXtart
17 1 (0.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 86 (10.97%) Security Cleared
2 67 (8.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 58 (7.40%) SC Cleared
4 53 (6.76%) MCSE
5 51 (6.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 37 (4.72%) NCDA
7 34 (4.34%) Cisco Certification
8 25 (3.19%) NCIE
9 24 (3.06%) CCNA
9 24 (3.06%) Degree
10 22 (2.81%) DV Cleared
11 18 (2.30%) MCSA
12 15 (1.91%) MCP
12 15 (1.91%) MCTS
13 14 (1.79%) MCITP
14 11 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.89%) VCDX
15 7 (0.89%) CCNP
16 6 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
17 5 (0.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (1.91%) SLA
2 5 (0.64%) QA
3 4 (0.51%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 287 (36.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 275 (35.08%) Active Directory
3 108 (13.78%) Hyper-V
4 95 (12.12%) vSphere
5 83 (10.59%) XenApp
6 67 (8.55%) NFS
7 59 (7.53%) VMware ESX
8 35 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
9 22 (2.81%) Xen
10 20 (2.55%) XenDesktop
10 20 (2.55%) vCloud
11 16 (2.04%) XenServer
12 15 (1.91%) SRDF
13 13 (1.66%) VMware Server
14 11 (1.40%) Oracle RAC
15 10 (1.28%) KVM
16 9 (1.15%) ISA Server
17 8 (1.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 7 (0.89%) DFS Replication
18 7 (0.89%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 75 (9.57%) SCCM
2 34 (4.34%) SCOM
3 33 (4.21%) Puppet
3 33 (4.21%) NetBackup
4 29 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 26 (3.32%) Tivoli
5 26 (3.32%) Backup Exec
6 16 (2.04%) ARCserve
6 16 (2.04%) MIMEsweeper
6 16 (2.04%) MAILsweeper
7 11 (1.40%) Red Hat Satellite
7 11 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (1.40%) Ansible
8 10 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 9 (1.15%) WSUS
9 9 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
10 7 (0.89%) EdgeSight
11 6 (0.77%) EMC Navisphere
11 6 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (0.64%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 531 (67.73%) VMware
2 254 (32.40%) Cisco
3 209 (26.66%) Microsoft
4 185 (23.60%) HP
5 183 (23.34%) EMC
6 158 (20.15%) Citrix
7 121 (15.43%) IBM
8 93 (11.86%) Oracle
9 88 (11.22%) Red Hat
10 58 (7.40%) Dell
11 48 (6.12%) Brocade
12 46 (5.87%) Symantec
13 32 (4.08%) 3PAR
14 25 (3.19%) SAP
15 24 (3.06%) Veeam
16 20 (2.55%) Intel
16 20 (2.55%) Juniper
17 19 (2.42%) CommVault
18 17 (2.17%) CheckPoint
19 16 (2.04%) F5
City, London
Red10
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Queen Mary Barts Cancer Institute
Rate: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day £250 a day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 11 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Aberdeen
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago