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 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.

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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp
Rank 251 288 222
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -66
Contract jobs citing NetApp 441 367 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.66% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.75% 1.46% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 234 225
Average daily rate
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£375 £413 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £367
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 6
Average hourly rate £23.50 £35.00 £20.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% +70.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £19.60 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.50 £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £35.00 £20.48
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +70.89%

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
25269 25137 22645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.35% 45.52% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14362 14090 11990
Average daily rate £400 £392 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1091 1071 1207
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £41.15 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 April 2015.

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 April 2015.

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 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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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 +33 435 £375 -9.09% 110
London +28 203 £394 -7.35% 37
South East +38 106 £395 +12.77% 21
City of London +22 57 £363 -19.44% 9
Surrey +24 33 £375 +15.38% 6
East of England +11 28 £266 -33.50% 9
Hampshire +8 24 £400 +6.66% 6
Yorkshire -12 24 £300 -25.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +4 23 £410 +17.14% 1
North West -12 22 £348 +2.20% 11
East Midlands +22 21 £363 -4.60% 2
West Midlands -9 21 £300 +33.33% 17
South Yorkshire +3 17 £300 -25.00% 1
Camberley +7 16 £400 -15.78% 3
Milton Keynes -4 16 £475 +35.71% 1
Hertfordshire +2 13 £375 +50.00% 3
Farnborough 0 10 £350 -6.66% 1
Manchester -6 10 £230 -32.35% 7
Berkshire -9 10 £400 +6.66% 5
Leicestershire - 10 £328 -
Cheshire -7 9 £500 -31.50%
Northamptonshire - 9 £450 - 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £320 - 1
Leicester - 9 £330 -
Reading +2 8 £400 +23.07% 2
Northampton - 8 £450 -
Cambridgeshire +10 7 £275 +71.87% 1
Essex 0 7 £208 -51.17% 4
Fareham - 7 £450 - 1
Coventry +4 6 £343 - 2

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 552 (65.48%) VMware
2 507 (60.14%) Windows
3 360 (42.70%) SAN
4 344 (40.81%) Cisco
5 327 (38.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 255 (30.25%) Microsoft
7 253 (30.01%) Active Directory
8 238 (28.23%) HP
9 229 (27.16%) EMC
10 228 (27.05%) Linux
11 212 (25.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 167 (19.81%) UNIX
12 167 (19.81%) Citrix
13 162 (19.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 162 (19.22%) Finance
14 155 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
15 146 (17.32%) Migration
16 141 (16.73%) Hyper-V
17 137 (16.25%) MS Exchange
18 136 (16.13%) SQL
19 131 (15.54%) NAS
20 126 (14.95%) vSphere
21 119 (14.12%) Red Hat
22 118 (14.00%) Security Cleared
23 117 (13.88%) ITIL
24 113 (13.40%) IBM
25 112 (13.29%) DNS
26 111 (13.17%) Oracle
27 108 (12.81%) Firewall
28 104 (12.34%) LAN

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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
1 137 (16.25%) MS Exchange
2 71 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (6.64%) IIS
4 40 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 33 (3.91%) SharePoint
6 29 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 26 (3.08%) Apache
8 24 (2.85%) Tomcat
9 23 (2.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 22 (2.61%) WebSphere
11 21 (2.49%) WebLogic
12 16 (1.90%) OpenStack
13 14 (1.66%) Lync
14 13 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
14 13 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 10 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
16 9 (1.07%) JBoss
17 8 (0.95%) Eucalyptus
18 7 (0.83%) IBM Notes
19 6 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 91 (10.79%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.39%) MS Office
3 12 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.59%) RMDS
3 4 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.90%) Office 365
4 14 (1.66%) IaaS
5 11 (1.30%) PaaS
6 9 (1.07%) SaaS
6 9 (1.07%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.12%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 360 (42.70%) SAN
2 131 (15.54%) NAS
3 112 (13.29%) DNS
4 108 (12.81%) Firewall
5 104 (12.34%) LAN
6 101 (11.98%) WAN
7 72 (8.54%) DHCP
8 60 (7.12%) Fibre Channel
9 58 (6.88%) TCP/IP
10 55 (6.52%) VPN
11 52 (6.17%) iSCSI
12 38 (4.51%) SSL
13 37 (4.39%) LDAP
14 36 (4.27%) VLAN
15 34 (4.03%) Cisco Nexus
16 29 (3.44%) Network Security
17 25 (2.97%) SMTP
18 23 (2.73%) MPLS
18 23 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
19 20 (2.37%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.97%) Oracle Database
3 18 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (1.07%) Big Data
7 8 (0.95%) Hadoop
7 8 (0.95%) HBase
7 8 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 8 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (0.83%) MySQL
9 6 (0.71%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.47%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.47%) OLTP
11 4 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (1.07%) JIRA
2 5 (0.59%) Gerrit
2 5 (0.59%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.24%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.24%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.24%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.24%) MSI
5 1 (0.12%) Subversion
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
General
1 162 (19.22%) Finance
2 54 (6.41%) Banking
3 19 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.19%) Legal
5 8 (0.95%) Investment Banking
5 8 (0.95%) Games
6 6 (0.71%) Financial Institution
6 6 (0.71%) Retail
7 5 (0.59%) Back Office
8 4 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.47%) Law
9 2 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.12%) Local Government
10 1 (0.12%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 127 (15.07%) Architect
2 121 (14.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 84 (9.96%) Administrator
4 81 (9.61%) Storage Engineer
5 66 (7.83%) Consultant
6 61 (7.24%) Infrastructure Architect
7 60 (7.12%) Analyst
8 43 (5.10%) Systems Administrator
9 41 (4.86%) Server Engineer
10 33 (3.91%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 32 (3.80%) Support Engineer
12 31 (3.68%) Technical Architect
13 29 (3.44%) Storage Administrator
13 29 (3.44%) 3rd Line Support
14 24 (2.85%) Systems Engineer
15 21 (2.49%) Storage Architect
16 18 (2.14%) VMware Engineer
16 18 (2.14%) UNIX Administrator
16 18 (2.14%) Solutions Architect
17 17 (2.02%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.37%) Middleware
2 13 (1.54%) Web Services
2 13 (1.54%) XML
3 12 (1.42%) HTML
3 12 (1.42%) Application Packaging
4 11 (1.30%) .NET
5 10 (1.19%) XSLT
5 10 (1.19%) SOAP
5 10 (1.19%) Rendezvous
6 8 (0.95%) Java EE
7 5 (0.59%) Flash
7 5 (0.59%) Ultra Messaging
8 4 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (0.47%) REST
9 3 (0.36%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.24%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.24%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.12%) Java SE
11 1 (0.12%) LAMP
11 1 (0.12%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.10%) FlexPod
1 43 (5.10%) Clustering
2 41 (4.86%) Replication
3 32 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (2.25%) Management Information System
4 19 (2.25%) Symmetrix
5 16 (1.90%) Private Cloud
6 15 (1.78%) Public Cloud
6 15 (1.78%) Open Source
7 13 (1.54%) PKI
8 12 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (1.30%) EMC Centera
9 11 (1.30%) CLARiiON
10 8 (0.95%) Client/Server
10 8 (0.95%) Celerra
11 7 (0.83%) e-Health
11 7 (0.83%) NHS
11 7 (0.83%) HACMP
11 7 (0.83%) EqualLogic
11 7 (0.83%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 507 (60.14%) Windows
2 228 (27.05%) Linux
3 212 (25.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 167 (19.81%) UNIX
5 162 (19.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 155 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 95 (11.27%) Solaris
8 83 (9.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 46 (5.46%) Windows 7
10 38 (4.51%) HPUX
11 31 (3.68%) Windows XP
12 28 (3.32%) AIX
13 19 (2.25%) Ubuntu
14 17 (2.02%) CentOS
15 16 (1.90%) Windows 2000
16 15 (1.78%) SUSE
17 11 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
18 8 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
19 7 (0.83%) Windows 8
20 5 (0.59%) Slackware
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (17.32%) Migration
2 117 (13.88%) ITIL
3 54 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 43 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
4 43 (5.10%) Project Management
5 39 (4.63%) Service Management
6 34 (4.03%) Change Control
7 32 (3.80%) Service Delivery
8 31 (3.68%) Capacity Planning
8 31 (3.68%) Capacity Management
9 29 (3.44%) Data Migration
10 25 (2.97%) Problem Management
11 23 (2.73%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (2.49%) Change Management
13 20 (2.37%) Kalman Filter
14 17 (2.02%) PRINCE2
15 16 (1.90%) Performance Management
15 16 (1.90%) Root Cause Analysis
15 16 (1.90%) TOGAF
16 15 (1.78%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (16.13%) SQL
2 60 (7.12%) PowerShell
3 45 (5.34%) Shell Script
4 44 (5.22%) Perl
5 41 (4.86%) C
6 26 (3.08%) VB
6 26 (3.08%) Python
7 21 (2.49%) VBScript
7 21 (2.49%) Java
8 17 (2.02%) JavaScript
9 13 (1.54%) C++
10 11 (1.30%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.19%) Ruby
12 7 (0.83%) PL/SQL
13 6 (0.71%) PHP
14 5 (0.59%) Korn
15 2 (0.24%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.12%) AWK
16 1 (0.12%) XPath
Qualifications
1 118 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 86 (10.20%) SC Cleared
3 71 (8.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 57 (6.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 47 (5.58%) Cisco Certification
5 47 (5.58%) MCSE
6 43 (5.10%) DV Cleared
7 34 (4.03%) CCNA
8 33 (3.91%) NCDA
9 30 (3.56%) MCITP
9 30 (3.56%) NCIE
10 20 (2.37%) Degree
11 15 (1.78%) CCNP
12 14 (1.66%) VCP5
13 12 (1.42%) MCP
13 12 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.95%) VCP4
14 8 (0.95%) MCSA
15 7 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
16 6 (0.71%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.37%) SLA
2 8 (0.95%) QA
3 7 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.24%) GxP
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 327 (38.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 253 (30.01%) Active Directory
3 141 (16.73%) Hyper-V
4 126 (14.95%) vSphere
5 72 (8.54%) XenApp
6 68 (8.07%) NFS
7 58 (6.88%) VMware ESX
8 44 (5.22%) VMware ESXi
9 32 (3.80%) XenDesktop
10 31 (3.68%) vCloud
11 27 (3.20%) Xen
12 19 (2.25%) XenServer
13 17 (2.02%) KVM
14 16 (1.90%) SRDF
15 15 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
16 13 (1.54%) Sendmail
17 11 (1.30%) VMware Server
18 10 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
19 9 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 8 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 87 (10.32%) SCCM
2 36 (4.27%) Tivoli
3 35 (4.15%) SCOM
4 31 (3.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 31 (3.68%) NetBackup
5 22 (2.61%) EMC NetWorker
6 21 (2.49%) Backup Exec
7 18 (2.14%) Puppet
8 16 (1.90%) MIMEsweeper
8 16 (1.90%) MAILsweeper
9 15 (1.78%) WSUS
10 12 (1.42%) Red Hat Satellite
10 12 (1.42%) Nagios
11 11 (1.30%) ARCserve
12 9 (1.07%) Legato
12 9 (1.07%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 7 (0.83%) Data Guard
13 7 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
14 6 (0.71%) HAProxy
14 6 (0.71%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 552 (65.48%) VMware
2 344 (40.81%) Cisco
3 255 (30.25%) Microsoft
4 238 (28.23%) HP
5 229 (27.16%) EMC
6 167 (19.81%) Citrix
7 119 (14.12%) Red Hat
8 113 (13.40%) IBM
9 111 (13.17%) Oracle
10 73 (8.66%) Brocade
11 72 (8.54%) Dell
12 54 (6.41%) 3PAR
13 51 (6.05%) Juniper
14 35 (4.15%) Symantec
15 27 (3.20%) Websense
16 23 (2.73%) McAfee
17 22 (2.61%) CommVault
18 21 (2.49%) BMC
19 20 (2.37%) F5
19 20 (2.37%) CheckPoint
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
LSCS Ltd
Rate: market
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £340 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £350 to £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £250.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Up to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Harlow
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £250 - £264 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Harlow
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Camberley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Camberley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago