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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetApp
Rank 328 273 261
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -12
Contract jobs citing NetApp 317 399 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.79% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 1.72% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 218 219
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £249 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £372
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 5
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £20.95 £19.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £36.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £27.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+85.18% -21.73%

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
22182 23145 22099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.13% 45.68% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13227 13479 12168
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 875 970 963
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.29 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 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
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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -40 305 £400 +6.66% 91
London -55 129 £400 - 43
South East -22 61 £425 +11.84% 13
South West +18 32 £350 +16.66% 8
North West -7 31 £335 +28.84% 6
Wiltshire +24 26 £350 - 3
Hampshire -3 26 £625 +85.18% 3
Swindon - 26 £350 - 2
City of London +12 24 £400 +3.22% 9
Fareham +8 17 £625 +38.88% 1
Yorkshire -13 17 £400 +6.66% 10
Manchester -15 14 £320 +31.95% 5
Berkshire +12 13 £410 +9.33% 2
Cheshire +2 13 £600 -7.69%
Surrey -9 13 £383 +15.03% 5
East of England -16 13 £450 +73.07% 1
West Midlands -14 10 £305 +6.08% 8
East Midlands -7 9 £375 +61.29% 2
Sheffield -7 9 £400 -8.57% 1
South Yorkshire -9 9 £400 +5.26% 1
Slough - 9 £405 -
Wales +1 7 £475 +111.11% 2
South Wales -2 7 £475 +111.11% 2
West Yorkshire -6 6 £400 +6.66% 3
Cardiff -8 6 £475 +111.11%
Cambridgeshire +8 5 - -
Oxfordshire +2 5 £325 +1.56%
Cambridge -4 5 - -
Leeds -18 5 - - 3
Birmingham -5 4 - - 2

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 362 (58.20%) VMware
2 348 (55.95%) Windows
3 225 (36.17%) Cisco
4 216 (34.73%) SAN
5 215 (34.57%) Data Centre
6 207 (33.28%) Windows Server
7 201 (32.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 194 (31.19%) Active Directory
9 166 (26.69%) Linux
10 160 (25.72%) EMC
11 154 (24.76%) HP
12 151 (24.28%) Microsoft
13 148 (23.79%) Windows Server 2008
14 146 (23.47%) Migration
15 133 (21.38%) Windows Server 2012
16 132 (21.22%) ITIL
17 123 (19.77%) Finance
18 119 (19.13%) Citrix
19 105 (16.88%) Unix
20 104 (16.72%) IBM
21 96 (15.43%) DNS
22 93 (14.95%) SQL
22 93 (14.95%) NAS
23 91 (14.63%) SQL Server
24 89 (14.31%) Oracle
25 86 (13.83%) MS Exchange
26 81 (13.02%) vSphere
27 71 (11.41%) LAN
27 71 (11.41%) Disaster Recovery
28 70 (11.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 86 (13.83%) MS Exchange
2 40 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 39 (6.27%) SharePoint
4 38 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (5.63%) OpenStack
6 27 (4.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 22 (3.54%) IIS
8 19 (3.05%) Lync
9 13 (2.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (1.93%) Apache
11 8 (1.29%) Eucalyptus
11 8 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (1.13%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.96%) IBM Domino
13 6 (0.96%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.80%) JBoss
14 5 (0.80%) Smallworld
14 5 (0.80%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
15 4 (0.64%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 41 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.73%) MS Office
3 7 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.32%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Revit
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.13%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (0.64%) Faxination
2 4 (0.64%) Relativity
2 4 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.48%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.16%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (4.02%) Office 365
4 10 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.29%) IaaS
6 7 (1.13%) PaaS
7 6 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.80%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.64%) IBM PureFlex
10 3 (0.48%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.16%) HP Helion
11 1 (0.16%) SaaS
11 1 (0.16%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 216 (34.73%) SAN
2 96 (15.43%) DNS
3 93 (14.95%) NAS
4 71 (11.41%) LAN
5 59 (9.49%) WAN
6 58 (9.32%) Firewall
7 50 (8.04%) DHCP
8 32 (5.14%) VLAN
9 31 (4.98%) Fibre Channel
9 31 (4.98%) VoIP
10 29 (4.66%) LDAP
11 28 (4.50%) MPLS
11 28 (4.50%) Network Security
12 26 (4.18%) Cisco Nexus
13 24 (3.86%) iSCSI
14 21 (3.38%) TCP/IP
15 19 (3.05%) Multicast
16 17 (2.73%) Skype
17 16 (2.57%) NetScaler
18 15 (2.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.02%) Oracle Database
3 24 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (1.93%) MySQL
6 11 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (1.45%) DB2
8 8 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.13%) EDRMS
9 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (0.96%) OLTP
11 5 (0.80%) Big Data
11 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (0.64%) GIS
12 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.64%) SAP HANA
12 4 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.64%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 6 (0.96%) Git (software)
1 6 (0.96%) Jenkins
2 5 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (0.80%) Subversion
3 1 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.16%) Selenium
3 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 123 (19.77%) Finance
2 25 (4.02%) Banking
3 23 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.41%) Law
5 14 (2.25%) Financial Institution
6 12 (1.93%) Retail
7 10 (1.61%) Games
8 9 (1.45%) Advertising
9 8 (1.29%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.13%) Legal
11 5 (0.80%) Electronics
11 5 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.64%) Marketing
13 3 (0.48%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.48%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.48%) Publishing
14 2 (0.32%) Military
15 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.16%) Local Government
15 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (19.77%) Architect
2 60 (9.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 53 (8.52%) Administrator
4 50 (8.04%) Analyst
5 43 (6.91%) Infrastructure Architect
6 42 (6.75%) Consultant
7 41 (6.59%) Storage Engineer
8 40 (6.43%) Technical Architect
9 35 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
10 30 (4.82%) Project Manager
10 30 (4.82%) VMware Engineer
11 29 (4.66%) Linux Engineer
12 27 (4.34%) Solutions Architect
13 23 (3.70%) NetApp Engineer
14 21 (3.38%) Windows Engineer
15 20 (3.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 18 (2.89%) 3rd Line Support
16 18 (2.89%) Data Centre Architect
16 18 (2.89%) Infrastructure Manager
16 18 (2.89%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.93%) .NET
2 8 (1.29%) Java EE
3 6 (0.96%) Web Services
4 2 (0.32%) Middleware
5 1 (0.16%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.16%) HTML
5 1 (0.16%) LAMP
5 1 (0.16%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.16%) Sensu
5 1 (0.16%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (0.16%) XML
5 1 (0.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 215 (34.57%) Data Centre
2 48 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (6.91%) Clustering
4 39 (6.27%) FlexPod
5 36 (5.79%) Replication
6 35 (5.63%) Enterprise Storage
7 32 (5.14%) Private Cloud
8 25 (4.02%) Public Cloud
9 21 (3.38%) Management Information System
10 18 (2.89%) EMC VMAX
11 14 (2.25%) EMC VNX
12 13 (2.09%) IBM XIV
12 13 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
13 11 (1.77%) Blackberry
14 10 (1.61%) HACMP
15 8 (1.29%) Client/Server
16 7 (1.13%) HP Storage
16 7 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
16 7 (1.13%) N-Tier
17 6 (0.96%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 348 (55.95%) Windows
2 207 (33.28%) Windows Server
3 166 (26.69%) Linux
4 148 (23.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 133 (21.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 105 (16.88%) Unix
7 70 (11.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 66 (10.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 40 (6.43%) Data ONTAP
10 39 (6.27%) Solaris
11 26 (4.18%) AIX
12 25 (4.02%) Windows 7
13 15 (2.41%) Oracle Linux
14 11 (1.77%) HPUX
15 7 (1.13%) CentOS
15 7 (1.13%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (0.96%) Fedora
17 5 (0.80%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (23.47%) Migration
2 132 (21.22%) ITIL
3 71 (11.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 60 (9.65%) Service Management
5 40 (6.43%) Project Management
6 37 (5.95%) PRINCE2
7 35 (5.63%) Load Balancing
7 35 (5.63%) Service Delivery
8 32 (5.14%) Problem Management
9 27 (4.34%) Data Migration
10 25 (4.02%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (4.02%) Change Management
11 22 (3.54%) Performance Management
12 21 (3.38%) Mentoring
12 21 (3.38%) TOGAF
13 19 (3.05%) Business Continuity
13 19 (3.05%) Capacity Planning
14 18 (2.89%) ITIL V3
14 18 (2.89%) ITSM
15 17 (2.73%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (14.95%) SQL
2 61 (9.81%) PowerShell
3 34 (5.47%) Bash Shell
4 30 (4.82%) Perl
5 25 (4.02%) Python
6 23 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 15 (2.41%) C
8 13 (2.09%) AWK
8 13 (2.09%) sed
9 11 (1.77%) VB
10 9 (1.45%) Java
11 6 (0.96%) JavaScript
11 6 (0.96%) VBScript
12 5 (0.80%) Korn
13 2 (0.32%) JCL
14 1 (0.16%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.16%) Lisp
14 1 (0.16%) PHP
14 1 (0.16%) Ruby
14 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 53 (8.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 42 (6.75%) SC Cleared
4 40 (6.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (6.27%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (5.63%) CCNA
7 29 (4.66%) MCSE
8 26 (4.18%) Degree
9 18 (2.89%) MCSA
10 15 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (2.25%) NCIE
12 13 (2.09%) DV Cleared
13 10 (1.61%) NCDA
14 9 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
15 8 (1.29%) CCNP
15 8 (1.29%) MCITP
15 8 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 6 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
16 6 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
16 6 (0.96%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.34%) SLA
2 8 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.13%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.64%) QA
5 3 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) COBIT
6 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 201 (32.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 194 (31.19%) Active Directory
3 81 (13.02%) vSphere
4 69 (11.09%) Hyper-V
5 57 (9.16%) NFS
6 49 (7.88%) XenApp
7 38 (6.11%) VMware ESX
8 27 (4.34%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (2.73%) Samba
10 16 (2.57%) XenDesktop
11 13 (2.09%) KVM
12 12 (1.93%) vCloud
13 9 (1.45%) XenServer
14 7 (1.13%) Firmware
14 7 (1.13%) QEMU
14 7 (1.13%) SRDF
15 6 (0.96%) GPFS
15 6 (0.96%) RHEV
15 6 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 6 (0.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 53 (8.52%) NetBackup
2 32 (5.14%) SCCM
3 30 (4.82%) SCOM
4 21 (3.38%) Puppet
5 19 (3.05%) Backup Exec
6 16 (2.57%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (2.57%) WSUS
7 15 (2.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 12 (1.93%) BladeLogic
9 10 (1.61%) Tivoli
10 8 (1.29%) FreeIPA
11 7 (1.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 7 (1.13%) yum
12 6 (0.96%) vMotion
13 5 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
13 5 (0.80%) MIMEsweeper
13 5 (0.80%) Simpana
13 5 (0.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (0.80%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 4 (0.64%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 362 (58.20%) VMware
2 225 (36.17%) Cisco
3 160 (25.72%) EMC
4 154 (24.76%) HP
5 151 (24.28%) Microsoft
6 119 (19.13%) Citrix
7 104 (16.72%) IBM
8 89 (14.31%) Oracle
9 63 (10.13%) Red Hat
10 52 (8.36%) Brocade
11 37 (5.95%) Dell
12 33 (5.31%) Symantec
13 26 (4.18%) 3PAR
14 25 (4.02%) SAP
15 24 (3.86%) CheckPoint
16 21 (3.38%) BMC
16 21 (3.38%) CommVault
16 21 (3.38%) F5
16 21 (3.38%) Veritas
17 19 (3.05%) Sophos
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