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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NetApp
Rank 307 268 263
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -5
Contract jobs citing NetApp 362 385 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.73% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 1.58% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 232 210
Average daily rate
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£375 £374 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% -3.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.35% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 8
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £23.05 £19.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £33.31 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £29.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-23.72% -11.27%

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
26243 24330 26221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.07% 46.29% 46.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15249 13762 13531
Average daily rate £388 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1235 1152 1348
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 £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -30 349 £380 +1.33% 130
London -11 180 £390 -4.87% 40
South East -22 69 £388 +15.67% 31
City of London +19 53 £400 -5.88% 7
Yorkshire +29 45 £308 -18.00% 14
West Yorkshire +13 25 £290 -22.66% 7
Leeds +15 23 £290 -22.66% 4
South Yorkshire +17 18 £363 +77.07% 2
East of England -14 17 £325 -21.21% 14
Surrey +1 15 £393 +25.60% 7
Hampshire -22 14 £400 +11.11% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 13 £388 +58.16% 6
Berkshire +13 10 £331 -17.18% 9
West Midlands -17 9 £313 +16.27% 14
South West -35 9 £400 +15.94% 3
Sheffield +6 8 £363 +77.07% 1
East Midlands -5 8 £425 +25.00% 2
Milton Keynes -6 8 £400 +63.26% 1
Hertfordshire -21 8 £500 +15.94% 11
North West -33 7 £263 -19.23% 9
Brighton -6 6 £388 -
East Sussex -7 6 £388 -
Scotland -33 6 £323 -9.15% 3
Doncaster - 6 £335 - 1
Reading +20 5 £325 -18.75% 5
Cambridgeshire +6 4 £225 -35.71%
Camberley -1 4 £475 - 3
Gloucestershire -12 4 £400 +37.93%
Suffolk +9 3 £425 -
Basingstoke +2 3 - -

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 477 (66.81%) VMware
2 416 (58.26%) Windows
3 302 (42.30%) SAN
4 278 (38.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 247 (34.59%) Active Directory
6 218 (30.53%) Cisco
7 201 (28.15%) Linux
8 190 (26.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 185 (25.91%) Microsoft
10 171 (23.95%) Citrix
11 162 (22.69%) EMC
12 160 (22.41%) HP
13 142 (19.89%) DNS
14 137 (19.19%) UNIX
15 134 (18.77%) MS Exchange
16 126 (17.65%) SQL
17 125 (17.51%) Windows Server 2003
18 120 (16.81%) Finance
19 116 (16.25%) IBM
20 113 (15.83%) NAS
21 99 (13.87%) ITIL
22 94 (13.17%) Oracle
22 94 (13.17%) Windows Server 2012
23 89 (12.46%) XenApp
23 89 (12.46%) vSphere
24 86 (12.04%) Red Hat
25 85 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
26 80 (11.20%) NFS
27 78 (10.92%) Migration
28 77 (10.78%) SQL Server

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 134 (18.77%) MS Exchange
2 85 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 49 (6.86%) Apache
5 45 (6.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 42 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 41 (5.74%) IIS
8 30 (4.20%) JBoss
8 30 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 22 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 18 (2.52%) WebLogic
10 18 (2.52%) WebSphere
11 17 (2.38%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.98%) Lync
13 6 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.84%) Eucalyptus
14 5 (0.70%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.70%) Lotus Domino
14 5 (0.70%) NetWeaver
14 5 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 42 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.82%) MS Project
2 13 (1.82%) MS Office
3 9 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 9 (1.26%) assyst
2 6 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.42%) RMDS
4 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.14%) ReMetrica
5 1 (0.14%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.14%) Movex
5 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.54%) SaaS
1 11 (1.54%) Office 365
2 6 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.56%) IaaS
5 2 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 302 (42.30%) SAN
2 142 (19.89%) DNS
3 113 (15.83%) NAS
4 72 (10.08%) WAN
5 71 (9.94%) Firewall
6 69 (9.66%) DHCP
7 63 (8.82%) LAN
8 59 (8.26%) Fibre Channel
9 57 (7.98%) TCP/IP
10 47 (6.58%) iSCSI
11 35 (4.90%) LDAP
12 25 (3.50%) NetScaler
13 22 (3.08%) Cisco Nexus
14 20 (2.80%) VLAN
15 19 (2.66%) VPN
16 17 (2.38%) Internet
17 16 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
18 15 (2.10%) VoIP
19 14 (1.96%) SMTP
20 13 (1.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.22%) Oracle Database
3 20 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.12%) MySQL
6 7 (0.98%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (0.84%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (0.70%) SQLPlus
8 5 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.70%) Big Data
8 5 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (0.70%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.42%) HBase
9 3 (0.42%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.42%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.42%) OLTP
9 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (2.66%) Hudson
1 19 (2.66%) Jenkins
2 9 (1.26%) MSI
3 8 (1.12%) Subversion
4 4 (0.56%) StarTeam
5 3 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.14%) WebLogic Workshop
6 1 (0.14%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.14%) AdminStudio
General
1 120 (16.81%) Finance
2 39 (5.46%) Banking
3 16 (2.24%) Legal
3 16 (2.24%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.10%) Financial Institution
4 15 (2.10%) Law
5 11 (1.54%) Investment Banking
6 9 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.12%) Publishing
8 6 (0.84%) Games
9 5 (0.70%) Back Office
9 5 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.70%) Dutch Language
9 5 (0.70%) German Language
9 5 (0.70%) Billing
10 4 (0.56%) French Language
10 4 (0.56%) Military
10 4 (0.56%) Retail
11 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (11.48%) Architect
2 80 (11.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 71 (9.94%) Consultant
4 63 (8.82%) Storage Engineer
5 62 (8.68%) Analyst
6 61 (8.54%) Administrator
7 37 (5.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 34 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
9 31 (4.34%) Systems Engineer
10 27 (3.78%) Support Engineer
11 26 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
11 26 (3.64%) Server Engineer
12 24 (3.36%) UNIX Administrator
13 23 (3.22%) Storage Consultant
14 22 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
15 20 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
15 20 (2.80%) UNIX Systems Administrator
16 19 (2.66%) Project Manager
16 19 (2.66%) Windows Engineer
17 16 (2.24%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.54%) XML
2 7 (0.98%) Middleware
3 6 (0.84%) LAMP
3 6 (0.84%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (0.84%) Web Services
4 5 (0.70%) .NET
4 5 (0.70%) XSLT
4 5 (0.70%) Java EE
5 3 (0.42%) Rendezvous
5 3 (0.42%) HTML
6 2 (0.28%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.28%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.28%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.28%) Java SE
7 1 (0.14%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.14%) REST
7 1 (0.14%) SOAP
7 1 (0.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 72 (10.08%) Replication
2 34 (4.76%) Clustering
3 28 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.24%) FlexPod
4 16 (2.24%) CLARiiON
4 16 (2.24%) Blackberry
5 15 (2.10%) EMC Centera
6 11 (1.54%) HACMP
7 10 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (1.40%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.40%) NHS
8 9 (1.26%) EqualLogic
9 7 (0.98%) Computer Science
10 6 (0.84%) Oracle Exalogic
11 5 (0.70%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.70%) Online Games
11 5 (0.70%) Thin Client
11 5 (0.70%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.70%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.56%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 416 (58.26%) Windows
2 201 (28.15%) Linux
3 190 (26.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 137 (19.19%) UNIX
5 125 (17.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 94 (13.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 74 (10.36%) Solaris
8 71 (9.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 35 (4.90%) Windows 7
10 31 (4.34%) AIX
11 30 (4.20%) Windows XP
12 14 (1.96%) HPUX
13 13 (1.82%) CentOS
14 9 (1.26%) VMS
15 8 (1.12%) Windows 2000
15 8 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (0.98%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.84%) SUSE
17 6 (0.84%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (13.87%) ITIL
2 78 (10.92%) Migration
3 47 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 32 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
5 31 (4.34%) Performance Tuning
6 30 (4.20%) Service Management
7 29 (4.06%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (3.64%) Change Management
8 26 (3.64%) Project Management
9 25 (3.50%) Problem Management
10 24 (3.36%) DevOps
11 23 (3.22%) Capacity Management
12 18 (2.52%) Load Balancing
12 18 (2.52%) ITSM
13 17 (2.38%) Technical Architecture
13 17 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
14 16 (2.24%) Business Continuity
14 16 (2.24%) Service Delivery
14 16 (2.24%) Change Control
15 15 (2.10%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 126 (17.65%) SQL
2 52 (7.28%) PowerShell
3 37 (5.18%) Shell Script
4 34 (4.76%) Perl
5 25 (3.50%) VB
6 19 (2.66%) Java
7 16 (2.24%) C
7 16 (2.24%) VBScript
8 12 (1.68%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.26%) Ruby
10 7 (0.98%) PL/SQL
10 7 (0.98%) Python
11 6 (0.84%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.56%) C++
13 3 (0.42%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.28%) ABAP
14 2 (0.28%) VBA
14 2 (0.28%) PHP
14 2 (0.28%) C#
14 2 (0.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 70 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 55 (7.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (6.72%) SC Cleared
4 45 (6.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 41 (5.74%) MCSE
6 27 (3.78%) NCDA
7 23 (3.22%) Degree
8 19 (2.66%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (2.52%) NCIE
10 16 (2.24%) CCNA
11 15 (2.10%) MCTS
11 15 (2.10%) DV Cleared
12 12 (1.68%) MCSA
13 11 (1.54%) MCITP
14 10 (1.40%) MCP
15 9 (1.26%) RHCE
15 9 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
17 6 (0.84%) VCP5
18 5 (0.70%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.38%) SLA
2 11 (1.54%) QA
3 4 (0.56%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 278 (38.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 247 (34.59%) Active Directory
3 89 (12.46%) XenApp
3 89 (12.46%) vSphere
4 80 (11.20%) NFS
5 71 (9.94%) Hyper-V
6 66 (9.24%) VMware ESX
7 29 (4.06%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (2.66%) Xen
9 16 (2.24%) XenServer
9 16 (2.24%) VMware Server
10 15 (2.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 15 (2.10%) XenDesktop
10 15 (2.10%) Oracle RAC
11 13 (1.82%) vCloud
12 11 (1.54%) SRDF
13 10 (1.40%) Squid
13 10 (1.40%) DFS Replication
14 9 (1.26%) ISA Server
15 7 (0.98%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 43 (6.02%) NetBackup
2 38 (5.32%) SCCM
3 33 (4.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 29 (4.06%) Puppet
5 25 (3.50%) SCOM
6 21 (2.94%) Backup Exec
7 19 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (2.66%) Ansible
8 17 (2.38%) Tivoli
9 16 (2.24%) MIMEsweeper
9 16 (2.24%) MAILsweeper
10 11 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
11 7 (0.98%) Data Guard
12 6 (0.84%) HP SIM
12 6 (0.84%) WSUS
12 6 (0.84%) EMC Navisphere
13 5 (0.70%) DatAdvantage
13 5 (0.70%) ARCserve
14 4 (0.56%) Red Hat Satellite
14 4 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 477 (66.81%) VMware
2 218 (30.53%) Cisco
3 185 (25.91%) Microsoft
4 171 (23.95%) Citrix
5 162 (22.69%) EMC
6 160 (22.41%) HP
7 116 (16.25%) IBM
8 94 (13.17%) Oracle
9 86 (12.04%) Red Hat
10 42 (5.88%) Symantec
11 40 (5.60%) Brocade
12 38 (5.32%) Dell
13 30 (4.20%) 3PAR
14 27 (3.78%) Veritas
15 25 (3.50%) CheckPoint
16 24 (3.36%) SAP
17 23 (3.22%) CommVault
18 21 (2.94%) Sun
18 21 (2.94%) Veeam
19 18 (2.52%) F5
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