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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp
Rank 271 277 237
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -40
Contract jobs citing NetApp 371 333 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.66% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 1.55% 1.45% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 198 205
Average daily rate
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£375 £391 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.15% +4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.16% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 11
Average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +72.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £35.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +72.83%

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
23958 22965 20967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.66% 45.69% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13732 12512 10990
Average daily rate £400 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £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 975 976 1254
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.20 £42.50 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -5 357 £375 -3.84% 130
London +27 158 £405 -6.08% 65
South East -18 92 £400 +8.10% 19
City of London +25 42 £391 -9.27% 19
Hampshire +8 39 £400 +14.28% 10
East of England -14 32 £260 -33.33% 7
North West -5 21 £260 -27.01% 13
Buckinghamshire +7 16 £475 +91.91% 2
West Midlands +1 16 £288 -4.16% 12
Surrey -9 16 £325 -18.75% 3
Milton Keynes +3 14 £500 +102.02% 1
East Midlands +9 13 £438 +26.81%
Hertfordshire +5 13 £375 +36.36% 3
Essex +1 12 £257 -39.52% 2
South West -28 12 £288 -33.33% 2
Scotland +1 11 £325 -26.80% 1
Manchester +1 11 £260 -20.00% 10
Yorkshire -27 10 £310 -16.21% 11
Cheshire +6 7 £650 - 1
Basingstoke -1 7 - - 1
Farnborough -6 7 £263 -30.00% 2
Berkshire -12 7 £425 +30.76% 2
Northamptonshire - 7 £450 -
Fareham - 7 £450 - 2
Camberley +3 6 - - 1
Edinburgh -3 6 £388 -12.72%
Birmingham -4 6 £275 +10.00% 5
Cambridgeshire -6 6 £306 -17.22% 2
Gloucestershire -12 6 £325 -27.77% 1
Northampton - 6 £450 -

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 535 (69.12%) VMware
2 459 (59.30%) Windows
3 316 (40.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 300 (38.76%) SAN
5 280 (36.18%) Cisco
6 254 (32.82%) Active Directory
7 214 (27.65%) Microsoft
8 209 (27.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 206 (26.61%) Linux
10 201 (25.97%) HP
11 200 (25.84%) EMC
12 161 (20.80%) Citrix
13 150 (19.38%) MS Exchange
14 145 (18.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 139 (17.96%) Finance
16 137 (17.70%) UNIX
17 131 (16.93%) Hyper-V
18 128 (16.54%) DNS
19 126 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
20 111 (14.34%) Migration
21 107 (13.82%) vSphere
22 103 (13.31%) SQL
23 102 (13.18%) NAS
24 101 (13.05%) Security Cleared
25 99 (12.79%) ITIL
25 99 (12.79%) Red Hat
26 97 (12.53%) IBM
27 91 (11.76%) Firewall
28 89 (11.50%) Solaris
29 87 (11.24%) DHCP

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 150 (19.38%) MS Exchange
2 80 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 49 (6.33%) IIS
5 43 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 36 (4.65%) SharePoint
7 27 (3.49%) Apache
7 27 (3.49%) Tomcat
7 27 (3.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 23 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2003
9 19 (2.45%) WebLogic
10 17 (2.20%) Lync
11 16 (2.07%) WebSphere
12 13 (1.68%) JBoss
12 13 (1.68%) OpenStack
13 10 (1.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 7 (0.90%) Oracle Coherence
15 6 (0.78%) Eucalyptus
16 5 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
17 4 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 63 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 31 (4.01%) MS Office
3 6 (0.78%) MS Project
3 6 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.26%) RMDS
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.33%) Office 365
2 13 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.16%) IaaS
3 9 (1.16%) SaaS
4 7 (0.90%) PaaS
5 6 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.13%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 300 (38.76%) SAN
2 128 (16.54%) DNS
3 102 (13.18%) NAS
4 91 (11.76%) Firewall
5 87 (11.24%) DHCP
6 85 (10.98%) LAN
7 80 (10.34%) WAN
8 62 (8.01%) iSCSI
8 62 (8.01%) Fibre Channel
9 54 (6.98%) TCP/IP
10 40 (5.17%) VPN
11 32 (4.13%) VLAN
12 30 (3.88%) LDAP
13 28 (3.62%) Cisco Nexus
14 24 (3.10%) NetScaler
14 24 (3.10%) SSL
15 23 (2.97%) Network Security
16 21 (2.71%) Cisco ASA
17 17 (2.20%) Wireless
17 17 (2.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
3 18 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 12 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (1.16%) MySQL
6 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (0.90%) Big Data
8 6 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (0.65%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.65%) HBase
10 4 (0.52%) MS Access
10 4 (0.52%) OLTP
11 3 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.39%) SQLPlus
11 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (0.39%) SAP HANA
12 2 (0.26%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (0.78%) JIRA
2 5 (0.65%) Subversion
2 5 (0.65%) Hudson
2 5 (0.65%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.52%) Gerrit
3 4 (0.52%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.39%) MSI
5 2 (0.26%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.26%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.26%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 139 (17.96%) Finance
2 45 (5.81%) Banking
3 23 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.16%) Financial Institution
4 9 (1.16%) Games
5 8 (1.03%) Legal
5 8 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.03%) Investment Banking
6 7 (0.90%) Law
7 3 (0.39%) Back Office
7 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.39%) Retail
8 2 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.13%) International Banking
9 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.13%) French Language
9 1 (0.13%) Military
9 1 (0.13%) Advertising
9 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 118 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 97 (12.53%) Architect
3 83 (10.72%) Storage Engineer
4 74 (9.56%) Consultant
5 68 (8.79%) Analyst
6 53 (6.85%) Administrator
7 39 (5.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 35 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support
8 35 (4.52%) Support Engineer
8 35 (4.52%) Infrastructure Architect
9 27 (3.49%) Systems Engineer
10 26 (3.36%) Systems Administrator
11 25 (3.23%) Server Engineer
12 21 (2.71%) Technical Architect
12 21 (2.71%) Solutions Architect
13 20 (2.58%) VMware Engineer
14 19 (2.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
15 18 (2.33%) Storage Consultant
15 18 (2.33%) Storage Architect
16 17 (2.20%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.81%) XML
2 13 (1.68%) Application Packaging
3 12 (1.55%) Middleware
4 11 (1.42%) SOAP
5 9 (1.16%) HTML
6 7 (0.90%) XSLT
7 6 (0.78%) Web Services
7 6 (0.78%) Rendezvous
7 6 (0.78%) Java EE
8 5 (0.65%) REST
9 4 (0.52%) LAMP
10 3 (0.39%) .NET
10 3 (0.39%) Flash
10 3 (0.39%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (0.13%) Java SE
11 1 (0.13%) Kafka
11 1 (0.13%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.49%) Replication
2 37 (4.78%) Clustering
3 34 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (3.88%) FlexPod
5 19 (2.45%) CLARiiON
6 15 (1.94%) EMC Centera
6 15 (1.94%) Open Source
7 14 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.29%) Symmetrix
8 10 (1.29%) Enterprise Storage
9 9 (1.16%) HACMP
10 8 (1.03%) Blackberry
10 8 (1.03%) Online Games
10 8 (1.03%) Celerra
10 8 (1.03%) IBM XIV
11 7 (0.90%) e-Health
12 6 (0.78%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.78%) iSeries
12 6 (0.78%) Symmetrix DMX
13 4 (0.52%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 459 (59.30%) Windows
2 209 (27.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 206 (26.61%) Linux
4 145 (18.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 137 (17.70%) UNIX
6 126 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 89 (11.50%) Solaris
8 78 (10.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 45 (5.81%) Windows 7
10 44 (5.68%) Windows XP
11 33 (4.26%) HPUX
12 32 (4.13%) AIX
13 16 (2.07%) SUSE
14 14 (1.81%) Ubuntu
15 13 (1.68%) CentOS
16 11 (1.42%) Windows 2000
17 8 (1.03%) VMS
18 7 (0.90%) Windows 8
19 5 (0.65%) Slackware
19 5 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (14.34%) Migration
2 99 (12.79%) ITIL
3 49 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 43 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 37 (4.78%) Change Control
6 29 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
6 29 (3.75%) Service Management
6 29 (3.75%) Problem Management
7 28 (3.62%) Project Management
8 27 (3.49%) Capacity Management
9 22 (2.84%) Root Cause Analysis
10 19 (2.45%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (2.33%) Service Delivery
12 17 (2.20%) Asset Management
12 17 (2.20%) Kalman Filter
13 15 (1.94%) Change Management
13 15 (1.94%) Data Migration
13 15 (1.94%) Network Design
13 15 (1.94%) Incident Management
13 15 (1.94%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 103 (13.31%) SQL
2 50 (6.46%) PowerShell
3 47 (6.07%) Shell Script
4 44 (5.68%) Perl
5 30 (3.88%) C
6 20 (2.58%) Java
6 20 (2.58%) Python
7 19 (2.45%) VBScript
8 13 (1.68%) VB
9 11 (1.42%) C++
10 10 (1.29%) JavaScript
10 10 (1.29%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.03%) Ruby
12 7 (0.90%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.65%) Korn
14 4 (0.52%) PHP
15 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.13%) XPath
15 1 (0.13%) AWK
Qualifications
1 101 (13.05%) Security Cleared
2 72 (9.30%) SC Cleared
3 71 (9.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 61 (7.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 49 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
6 46 (5.94%) MCSE
7 39 (5.04%) CCNA
8 35 (4.52%) DV Cleared
9 29 (3.75%) NCDA
10 27 (3.49%) MCITP
11 24 (3.10%) NCIE
12 19 (2.45%) VCP4
13 17 (2.20%) Degree
14 13 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (1.55%) MCP
16 11 (1.42%) CCNP
17 10 (1.29%) MCTS
17 10 (1.29%) VCP5
18 8 (1.03%) MCSA
19 6 (0.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.55%) SLA
2 5 (0.65%) QA
3 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 316 (40.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 254 (32.82%) Active Directory
3 131 (16.93%) Hyper-V
4 107 (13.82%) vSphere
5 77 (9.95%) XenApp
6 63 (8.14%) NFS
7 62 (8.01%) VMware ESX
8 48 (6.20%) VMware ESXi
9 32 (4.13%) vCloud
10 28 (3.62%) XenDesktop
11 22 (2.84%) Xen
12 17 (2.20%) XenServer
13 16 (2.07%) SRDF
14 12 (1.55%) KVM
15 11 (1.42%) Sendmail
16 10 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 10 (1.29%) VMware Server
16 10 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
17 9 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
18 8 (1.03%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 87 (11.24%) SCCM
2 38 (4.91%) SCOM
2 38 (4.91%) NetBackup
3 30 (3.88%) Tivoli
4 29 (3.75%) Backup Exec
5 28 (3.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 26 (3.36%) Puppet
7 23 (2.97%) MIMEsweeper
7 23 (2.97%) MAILsweeper
8 20 (2.58%) EMC NetWorker
9 15 (1.94%) WSUS
9 15 (1.94%) ARCserve
10 13 (1.68%) Red Hat Satellite
11 12 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 10 (1.29%) Nagios
13 9 (1.16%) Legato
14 8 (1.03%) BladeLogic
15 6 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
15 6 (0.78%) EMC Navisphere
15 6 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 535 (69.12%) VMware
2 280 (36.18%) Cisco
3 214 (27.65%) Microsoft
4 201 (25.97%) HP
5 200 (25.84%) EMC
6 161 (20.80%) Citrix
7 99 (12.79%) Red Hat
8 97 (12.53%) IBM
9 86 (11.11%) Oracle
10 57 (7.36%) Dell
11 53 (6.85%) Brocade
12 46 (5.94%) Symantec
13 40 (5.17%) Juniper
14 36 (4.65%) 3PAR
15 27 (3.49%) Veeam
16 22 (2.84%) McAfee
17 21 (2.71%) Veritas
17 21 (2.71%) SAP
18 19 (2.45%) CA
18 19 (2.45%) Websense
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LA International
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £475 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £00.00 - £1 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
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London
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Rate: £450 per day
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Circle Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
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Rate: £450 - 550 per day
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Runcorn, Cheshire
networx
Rate: £Competitive Package plus Bonus
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