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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp
Rank 291 275 228
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -47
Contract jobs citing NetApp 371 348 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.67% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 1.47% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 217 209
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +8.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 12
Average hourly rate £23.50 £35.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% +72.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £17.53 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £31.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £35.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +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
24335 23603 21491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.36% 45.47% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13863 12950 11452
Average daily rate £400 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £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 1039 1048 1185
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 March 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 March 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 March 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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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 +4 364 £400 -3.03% 150
London +23 175 £413 -7.04% 72
South East -9 87 £400 +14.28% 20
City of London +19 52 £375 -21.05% 22
East of England -15 27 £306 -17.22% 5
Surrey +9 25 £333 -11.33% 5
Hampshire +3 23 £400 +14.28% 7
North West -5 20 £280 -17.64% 10
Buckinghamshire +6 18 £488 +63.17% 1
East Midlands +4 16 £450 +32.35% 8
Milton Keynes +4 16 £500 +67.36%
West Midlands -2 16 £300 +9.09% 15
Hertfordshire +2 15 £375 +56.25% 2
Yorkshire -20 15 £300 -25.00% 13
Camberley +6 11 £416 -4.85%
Manchester -4 9 £260 -23.52% 7
Northamptonshire - 9 £450 - 2
South Yorkshire +3 8 £335 -16.25% 2
Cheshire 0 8 £500 +56.25% 3
Farnborough -1 8 £263 -30.00%
Oxfordshire - 8 £320 - 1
Northampton - 8 £450 - 1
Fareham - 7 £450 - 2
Croydon -4 6 £488 -11.36% 1
Cambridgeshire -4 6 £306 -17.22%
Berkshire -18 6 £400 +23.07% 2
Watford +12 5 £215 +7.50%
Cambridge +1 5 £306 -17.22%
Essex -4 5 £169 -60.29% 3
Scotland -9 5 £388 -23.94%

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 531 (67.82%) VMware
2 460 (58.75%) Windows
3 318 (40.61%) SAN
4 316 (40.36%) Cisco
5 314 (40.10%) VMware Infrastructure
6 232 (29.63%) Active Directory
7 215 (27.46%) EMC
8 214 (27.33%) Microsoft
9 208 (26.56%) Linux
10 206 (26.31%) HP
11 203 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 153 (19.54%) UNIX
13 151 (19.28%) Citrix
13 151 (19.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 143 (18.26%) Finance
15 136 (17.37%) Hyper-V
16 134 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
17 132 (16.86%) MS Exchange
18 123 (15.71%) Migration
19 113 (14.43%) Red Hat
19 113 (14.43%) Security Cleared
20 108 (13.79%) vSphere
20 108 (13.79%) DNS
21 107 (13.67%) NAS
22 106 (13.54%) SQL
23 103 (13.15%) IBM
24 99 (12.64%) Oracle
25 95 (12.13%) ITIL
26 94 (12.01%) Solaris
26 94 (12.01%) Firewall

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 132 (16.86%) MS Exchange
2 69 (8.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 51 (6.51%) IIS
4 47 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 38 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 32 (4.09%) SharePoint
7 26 (3.32%) Apache
8 25 (3.19%) Tomcat
8 25 (3.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 20 (2.55%) WebLogic
9 20 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2003
10 16 (2.04%) WebSphere
10 16 (2.04%) Lync
11 13 (1.66%) OpenStack
11 13 (1.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 10 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
13 8 (1.02%) JBoss
14 6 (0.77%) Eucalyptus
15 5 (0.64%) Confluence
15 5 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 63 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.09%) MS Office
3 5 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.51%) MS Project
5 3 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.64%) RMDS
2 4 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.17%) Office 365
3 9 (1.15%) IaaS
4 8 (1.02%) PaaS
4 8 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.89%) SaaS
6 3 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.13%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 318 (40.61%) SAN
2 108 (13.79%) DNS
3 107 (13.67%) NAS
4 94 (12.01%) Firewall
5 92 (11.75%) LAN
6 89 (11.37%) WAN
7 72 (9.20%) DHCP
8 63 (8.05%) Fibre Channel
9 56 (7.15%) iSCSI
10 50 (6.39%) TCP/IP
11 44 (5.62%) VPN
12 39 (4.98%) LDAP
13 30 (3.83%) SSL
14 29 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
15 27 (3.45%) VLAN
16 24 (3.07%) Cisco ASA
17 23 (2.94%) Network Security
18 21 (2.68%) Internet
19 20 (2.55%) NetScaler
20 19 (2.43%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (10.60%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 20 (2.55%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (1.02%) Hadoop
6 8 (1.02%) HBase
6 8 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (0.89%) MySQL
7 7 (0.89%) Big Data
8 6 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.64%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.51%) MongoDB
10 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.51%) MS Access
11 3 (0.38%) DB2
11 3 (0.38%) OLTP
11 3 (0.38%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (1.02%) JIRA
2 5 (0.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.64%) Gerrit
3 4 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.38%) MSI
5 2 (0.26%) Subversion
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%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.13%) Hudson
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 143 (18.26%) Finance
2 46 (5.87%) Banking
3 21 (2.68%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.15%) Legal
4 9 (1.15%) Games
5 8 (1.02%) Investment Banking
6 7 (0.89%) Financial Institution
7 6 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.64%) Law
8 5 (0.64%) Retail
9 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.26%) Back Office
10 2 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.13%) International Banking
11 1 (0.13%) Local Government
11 1 (0.13%) Military
11 1 (0.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 116 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 113 (14.43%) Architect
3 77 (9.83%) Storage Engineer
4 66 (8.43%) Consultant
5 63 (8.05%) Administrator
6 60 (7.66%) Analyst
7 45 (5.75%) Infrastructure Architect
8 36 (4.60%) Support Engineer
9 32 (4.09%) 3rd Line Support
9 32 (4.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 29 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
11 27 (3.45%) Server Engineer
12 25 (3.19%) Storage Administrator
12 25 (3.19%) Systems Engineer
13 24 (3.07%) Technical Architect
14 22 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
15 21 (2.68%) Storage Architect
16 18 (2.30%) VMware Engineer
17 17 (2.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
18 16 (2.04%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.43%) Middleware
2 14 (1.79%) XML
3 12 (1.53%) HTML
3 12 (1.53%) Application Packaging
4 11 (1.40%) SOAP
5 10 (1.28%) XSLT
5 10 (1.28%) Rendezvous
6 7 (0.89%) Web Services
7 6 (0.77%) .NET
7 6 (0.77%) Java EE
8 5 (0.64%) REST
9 3 (0.38%) Flash
9 3 (0.38%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.13%) Kafka
10 1 (0.13%) SAP PI
10 1 (0.13%) LAMP
10 1 (0.13%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (4.98%) Replication
1 39 (4.98%) FlexPod
2 34 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (4.09%) Clustering
4 18 (2.30%) Symmetrix
5 16 (2.04%) Open Source
6 14 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.53%) CLARiiON
8 11 (1.40%) EMC Centera
8 11 (1.40%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (1.02%) Celerra
9 8 (1.02%) HACMP
9 8 (1.02%) Blackberry
10 7 (0.89%) e-Health
10 7 (0.89%) Online Games
11 6 (0.77%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.77%) iSeries
11 6 (0.77%) IBM XIV
12 5 (0.64%) Symmetrix DMX
12 5 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 460 (58.75%) Windows
2 208 (26.56%) Linux
3 203 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 153 (19.54%) UNIX
5 151 (19.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 134 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 94 (12.01%) Solaris
8 78 (9.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 41 (5.24%) Windows 7
10 38 (4.85%) Windows XP
11 37 (4.73%) HPUX
12 28 (3.58%) AIX
13 18 (2.30%) Ubuntu
14 16 (2.04%) SUSE
14 16 (2.04%) CentOS
15 13 (1.66%) Windows 2000
16 8 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
17 6 (0.77%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.64%) Slackware
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (15.71%) Migration
2 95 (12.13%) ITIL
3 47 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 44 (5.62%) Performance Tuning
5 39 (4.98%) Change Control
6 32 (4.09%) Project Management
7 30 (3.83%) Service Management
8 28 (3.58%) Capacity Planning
9 27 (3.45%) Capacity Management
10 23 (2.94%) Problem Management
11 22 (2.81%) Kalman Filter
12 21 (2.68%) Data Migration
13 20 (2.55%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (2.43%) Service Delivery
15 17 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
16 16 (2.04%) Asset Management
17 15 (1.92%) Network Design
18 14 (1.79%) Change Management
19 13 (1.66%) Benchmarking
19 13 (1.66%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 106 (13.54%) SQL
2 51 (6.51%) PowerShell
3 49 (6.26%) Shell Script
4 46 (5.87%) Perl
5 34 (4.34%) C
6 27 (3.45%) Python
7 22 (2.81%) VBScript
7 22 (2.81%) Java
8 16 (2.04%) VB
9 15 (1.92%) C++
10 14 (1.79%) JavaScript
11 11 (1.40%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.15%) Ruby
13 7 (0.89%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.64%) Korn
14 5 (0.64%) PHP
15 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.13%) XPath
15 1 (0.13%) AWK
Qualifications
1 113 (14.43%) Security Cleared
2 83 (10.60%) SC Cleared
3 60 (7.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 51 (6.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 44 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
6 41 (5.24%) DV Cleared
7 39 (4.98%) MCSE
8 34 (4.34%) NCDA
9 33 (4.21%) CCNA
10 31 (3.96%) NCIE
11 22 (2.81%) MCITP
12 18 (2.30%) Degree
13 13 (1.66%) CCNP
14 12 (1.53%) MCP
14 12 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (1.40%) VCP5
16 8 (1.02%) VCP4
16 8 (1.02%) MCSA
17 7 (0.89%) MCTS
18 5 (0.64%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.17%) SLA
2 7 (0.89%) QA
3 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 314 (40.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 232 (29.63%) Active Directory
3 136 (17.37%) Hyper-V
4 108 (13.79%) vSphere
5 67 (8.56%) XenApp
6 66 (8.43%) NFS
7 54 (6.90%) VMware ESX
8 44 (5.62%) VMware ESXi
9 29 (3.70%) XenDesktop
9 29 (3.70%) vCloud
10 25 (3.19%) Xen
11 16 (2.04%) SRDF
11 16 (2.04%) KVM
12 15 (1.92%) Sendmail
13 14 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
14 12 (1.53%) XenServer
15 10 (1.28%) VMware Server
15 10 (1.28%) VMware Workstation
16 9 (1.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 7 (0.89%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 85 (10.86%) SCCM
2 38 (4.85%) Tivoli
3 37 (4.73%) SCOM
4 34 (4.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 32 (4.09%) NetBackup
6 23 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
7 21 (2.68%) Puppet
8 20 (2.55%) Backup Exec
9 18 (2.30%) MIMEsweeper
9 18 (2.30%) MAILsweeper
10 14 (1.79%) WSUS
11 13 (1.66%) Red Hat Satellite
12 12 (1.53%) Nagios
13 11 (1.40%) ARCserve
14 9 (1.15%) Legato
14 9 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 7 (0.89%) BladeLogic
16 6 (0.77%) OVSD
16 6 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
17 5 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 531 (67.82%) VMware
2 316 (40.36%) Cisco
3 215 (27.46%) EMC
4 214 (27.33%) Microsoft
5 206 (26.31%) HP
6 151 (19.28%) Citrix
7 113 (14.43%) Red Hat
8 103 (13.15%) IBM
9 99 (12.64%) Oracle
10 60 (7.66%) Brocade
11 59 (7.54%) Dell
12 41 (5.24%) Juniper
13 40 (5.11%) 3PAR
14 38 (4.85%) Symantec
15 24 (3.07%) McAfee
16 23 (2.94%) Veeam
16 23 (2.94%) Websense
17 20 (2.55%) Blue Coat
18 19 (2.43%) F5
19 18 (2.30%) Veritas
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