The table below looks at the statistics for NCIE in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NCIE over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetApp Certified Implementation Engineer (NCIE)
Rank 121 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NCIE 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.039% - 0.093%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% - 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 - £370
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
NCIE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
515 384 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.18% 17.38% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 197 150
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 60 8
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% +53.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £32.00 £22.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

NCIE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NCIE across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

NCIE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NCIE
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NCIE across the West Midlands region.

NCIE Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

NCIE
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NCIE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham - 1 - -
NCIE
England

NCIE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing NCIE 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 NCIE.

1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) Sophos
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Games
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (60.00%) HP Storage
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) vRealize

NCIE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing NCIE 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 NCIE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) FlexPod Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Sophos
4 2 (40.00%) VMware