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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp
Rank 294 276 228
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -48
Contract jobs citing NetApp 363 369 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.70% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 1.49% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 254 266
Average daily rate
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£375 £384 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £23.75 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.94% -8.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £22.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £110.00 £50.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £33.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-28.88% +12.50%

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
26168 24713 26939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.27% 46.89% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14687 13698 13693
Average daily rate £388 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
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 £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1117 1107 1353
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.46% -0.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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 -17 341 £375 -2.78% 119
London -17 164 £400 -3.78% 42
South East -16 66 £319 -9.18% 20
City of London -6 41 £450 -5.26% 16
Yorkshire +13 26 £310 +3.33% 15
North West -17 19 £325 +18.18% 15
East of England -16 18 £445 +11.25% 13
West Yorkshire +13 17 £303 +0.83% 12
Hampshire -12 17 £267 -25.83% 4
West Midlands -5 16 £185 -26.00% 7
South West -31 16 £350 -6.66% 3
Leeds +11 15 £305 -2.40% 12
Buckinghamshire +2 14 £400 +60.00% 5
Milton Keynes +4 13 £400 +66.66% 2
Manchester -10 12 £300 +25.00% 7
Scotland -13 11 £335 -8.15% 3
Berkshire +17 10 £331 +84.02% 3
East Midlands +6 10 £450 +40.62% 3
Gloucestershire -12 9 £388 +33.62% 2
Surrey -15 8 £338 -15.62% 2
Hertfordshire -13 7 £500 +21.21% 10
South Yorkshire +4 6 £335 +67.50% 1
West Sussex +2 6 £275 -19.41% 1
Middlesex -3 6 £500 +62.33%
Essex - 6 £481 -
Gloucester - 6 £388 - 2
Cambridgeshire -2 5 £260 -30.66% 2
Birmingham -3 5 £185 -31.16% 2
Doncaster - 5 £335 - 1
Reading +12 4 £338 +87.50% 1

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 460 (64.34%) VMware
2 400 (55.94%) Windows
3 322 (45.03%) SAN
4 257 (35.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 226 (31.61%) Cisco
6 221 (30.91%) Linux
7 212 (29.65%) Active Directory
8 186 (26.01%) HP
9 181 (25.31%) EMC
10 174 (24.34%) Microsoft
11 173 (24.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 160 (22.38%) Citrix
13 142 (19.86%) UNIX
14 136 (19.02%) SQL
15 131 (18.32%) Finance
16 129 (18.04%) IBM
17 127 (17.76%) MS Exchange
18 125 (17.48%) DNS
19 119 (16.64%) NAS
20 111 (15.52%) Oracle
21 108 (15.10%) Windows Server 2003
22 98 (13.71%) ITIL
23 91 (12.73%) Red Hat
24 84 (11.75%) SQL Server
24 84 (11.75%) vSphere
25 82 (11.47%) Firewall
26 81 (11.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 79 (11.05%) Hyper-V
27 79 (11.05%) NFS
28 78 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 127 (17.76%) MS Exchange
2 75 (10.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (8.25%) Apache
4 57 (7.97%) SharePoint
5 37 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 37 (5.17%) IIS
6 35 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 28 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 21 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 20 (2.80%) Lync
10 17 (2.38%) WebSphere
11 16 (2.24%) WebLogic
12 14 (1.96%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.70%) Eucalyptus
14 5 (0.70%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 4 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
15 4 (0.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 42 (5.87%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.38%) MS Office
3 11 (1.54%) MS Project
4 9 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.14%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.26%) assyst
2 7 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.42%) RMDS
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.14%) ReMetrica
6 1 (0.14%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.14%) Movex
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.12%) SaaS
1 8 (1.12%) Office 365
2 6 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.56%) IaaS
4 4 (0.56%) PaaS
5 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 322 (45.03%) SAN
2 125 (17.48%) DNS
3 119 (16.64%) NAS
4 82 (11.47%) Firewall
5 65 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 63 (8.81%) WAN
7 61 (8.53%) LAN
8 54 (7.55%) DHCP
9 52 (7.27%) iSCSI
10 48 (6.71%) Fibre Channel
11 45 (6.29%) LDAP
12 28 (3.92%) VPN
13 24 (3.36%) Cisco Nexus
14 17 (2.38%) VLAN
15 16 (2.24%) MPLS
15 16 (2.24%) NetScaler
16 15 (2.10%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (2.10%) Internet
17 13 (1.82%) SNMP
18 12 (1.68%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (11.75%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (3.22%) Oracle Database
3 16 (2.24%) MySQL
4 13 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (0.98%) Relational Database
5 7 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (0.84%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (0.70%) SQLPlus
8 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.56%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.42%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.42%) HBase
9 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.42%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.28%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (2.66%) Hudson
1 19 (2.66%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.12%) MSI
3 4 (0.56%) Subversion
3 4 (0.56%) StarTeam
4 3 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.28%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.14%) WebLogic Workshop
6 1 (0.14%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.14%) AdminStudio
General
1 131 (18.32%) Finance
2 43 (6.01%) Banking
3 19 (2.66%) Investment Banking
3 19 (2.66%) Legal
3 19 (2.66%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.38%) Law
5 12 (1.68%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.26%) Publishing
7 5 (0.70%) Games
7 5 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.70%) Dutch Language
7 5 (0.70%) German Language
7 5 (0.70%) Billing
8 4 (0.56%) French Language
8 4 (0.56%) Retail
9 3 (0.42%) Military
9 3 (0.42%) Back Office
9 3 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.42%) Marketing
10 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (10.77%) Architect
2 75 (10.49%) Administrator
3 69 (9.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 67 (9.37%) Storage Engineer
5 66 (9.23%) Consultant
6 58 (8.11%) Analyst
7 50 (6.99%) Systems Engineer
8 43 (6.01%) Support Engineer
9 33 (4.62%) Infrastructure Architect
10 30 (4.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 28 (3.92%) UNIX Administrator
11 28 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
12 23 (3.22%) Storage Administrator
13 22 (3.08%) Server Engineer
13 22 (3.08%) Project Manager
14 21 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
15 19 (2.66%) Storage Consultant
15 19 (2.66%) UNIX Systems Administrator
16 18 (2.52%) 3rd Line Support
17 17 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.26%) Web Services
1 9 (1.26%) Flash
2 8 (1.12%) LAMP
2 8 (1.12%) XMPP
3 7 (0.98%) Middleware
3 7 (0.98%) XML
4 6 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (0.70%) XSLT
5 5 (0.70%) .NET
6 4 (0.56%) Java EE
7 3 (0.42%) HTML
7 3 (0.42%) Rendezvous
8 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.28%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.28%) Java SE
9 1 (0.14%) X-Windows
9 1 (0.14%) Application Packaging
9 1 (0.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (9.51%) Replication
2 31 (4.34%) Clustering
3 20 (2.80%) Blackberry
4 17 (2.38%) CLARiiON
4 17 (2.38%) EMC Centera
5 15 (2.10%) FlexPod
6 14 (1.96%) NHS
7 13 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
8 10 (1.40%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.26%) EqualLogic
10 8 (1.12%) Open Source
10 8 (1.12%) Celerra
10 8 (1.12%) HACMP
11 7 (0.98%) Symmetrix DMX
12 6 (0.84%) Firmware
13 5 (0.70%) Fixed Income
13 5 (0.70%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.56%) iPad
14 4 (0.56%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 400 (55.94%) Windows
2 221 (30.91%) Linux
3 173 (24.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 142 (19.86%) UNIX
5 108 (15.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 81 (11.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 78 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 76 (10.63%) Solaris
9 40 (5.59%) Windows 7
10 31 (4.34%) AIX
11 21 (2.94%) CentOS
12 19 (2.66%) Windows XP
13 14 (1.96%) Ubuntu
14 9 (1.26%) HPUX
15 8 (1.12%) Windows 2000
15 8 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.70%) VMS
16 5 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.56%) Windows 8
18 3 (0.42%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (13.71%) ITIL
2 76 (10.63%) Migration
3 56 (7.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 36 (5.03%) Service Management
5 33 (4.62%) Project Management
6 29 (4.06%) Change Management
6 29 (4.06%) DevOps
7 28 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
7 28 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
8 27 (3.78%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (3.50%) Load Balancing
10 21 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
11 20 (2.80%) Problem Management
11 20 (2.80%) Data Management
12 19 (2.66%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (2.66%) Business Continuity
12 19 (2.66%) Service Delivery
12 19 (2.66%) ITSM
12 19 (2.66%) Release Management
12 19 (2.66%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (19.02%) SQL
2 46 (6.43%) PowerShell
3 44 (6.15%) Perl
4 31 (4.34%) Shell Script
5 24 (3.36%) Bash Shell
5 24 (3.36%) VB
6 15 (2.10%) VBScript
6 15 (2.10%) C
7 14 (1.96%) Java
8 10 (1.40%) Ruby
9 8 (1.12%) Bourne shell
10 7 (0.98%) PL/SQL
10 7 (0.98%) Python
11 6 (0.84%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.42%) C#
12 3 (0.42%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.28%) ABAP
13 2 (0.28%) VBA
13 2 (0.28%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 74 (10.35%) Security Cleared
2 51 (7.13%) SC Cleared
2 51 (7.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (5.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 39 (5.45%) MCSE
5 30 (4.20%) Degree
6 24 (3.36%) NCDA
7 19 (2.66%) DV Cleared
8 16 (2.24%) MCSA
9 15 (2.10%) MCITP
10 14 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (1.82%) MCP
12 12 (1.68%) NCIE
13 11 (1.54%) VCP5
14 8 (1.12%) CCNA
14 8 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.98%) RHCE
15 7 (0.98%) CCNP
15 7 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 7 (0.98%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.78%) SLA
2 16 (2.24%) QA
3 5 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.56%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 257 (35.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 212 (29.65%) Active Directory
3 84 (11.75%) vSphere
4 79 (11.05%) Hyper-V
4 79 (11.05%) NFS
5 67 (9.37%) XenApp
6 61 (8.53%) VMware ESX
7 36 (5.03%) VMware ESXi
8 25 (3.50%) Xen
9 24 (3.36%) XenDesktop
10 20 (2.80%) Oracle RAC
11 18 (2.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 15 (2.10%) Squid
13 14 (1.96%) VMware Server
14 11 (1.54%) Terminal Services
15 10 (1.40%) XenServer
16 9 (1.26%) SRDF
16 9 (1.26%) DFS Replication
16 9 (1.26%) ISA Server
17 8 (1.12%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 65 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 43 (6.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 36 (5.03%) SCCM
4 34 (4.76%) Puppet
5 27 (3.78%) SCOM
6 18 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (2.52%) Ansible
7 15 (2.10%) Tivoli
8 13 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
8 13 (1.82%) Backup Exec
9 9 (1.26%) Data Guard
10 8 (1.12%) YUM
11 7 (0.98%) Nagios
11 7 (0.98%) DatAdvantage
12 6 (0.84%) WSUS
12 6 (0.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 5 (0.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 4 (0.56%) MIMEsweeper
14 4 (0.56%) MAILsweeper
14 4 (0.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 460 (64.34%) VMware
2 226 (31.61%) Cisco
3 186 (26.01%) HP
4 181 (25.31%) EMC
5 174 (24.34%) Microsoft
6 160 (22.38%) Citrix
7 129 (18.04%) IBM
8 111 (15.52%) Oracle
9 91 (12.73%) Red Hat
10 57 (7.97%) Brocade
11 48 (6.71%) Symantec
12 39 (5.45%) Dell
13 34 (4.76%) Veritas
14 32 (4.48%) JBoss
15 27 (3.78%) 3PAR
16 26 (3.64%) Sun
17 25 (3.50%) CommVault
18 24 (3.36%) CheckPoint
19 22 (3.08%) Hitachi
20 16 (2.24%) F5
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Streamline Connections
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Please confirm day rate expectations in your application
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £401500 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Rate: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £700 - £750 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago