The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services 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 NetApp over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NetApp
Rank 109 101 99
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing NetApp 8 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.63% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 1.26% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 6
Average daily rate
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£244 £185 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.75% -26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £173 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -28.88%
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England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1058 1265 922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.54% 49.96% 44.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 612 455
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 100 57
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -10.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.79 £9.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £31.50 £28.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

NetApp Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

NetApp
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

NetApp Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

NetApp
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NetApp across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

NetApp Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

NetApp
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NetApp across the West Midlands region.

NetApp Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

NetApp
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 NetApp within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Birmingham +5 4 £150 -18.91% 4
Walsall - 1 £475 -
NetApp
England

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 20 (83.33%) VMware
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
4 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) SAN
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (29.17%) Citrix
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco
8 6 (25.00%) HP
8 6 (25.00%) Finance
8 6 (25.00%) Migration
9 4 (16.67%) XenApp
9 4 (16.67%) vSphere
9 4 (16.67%) Linux
9 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
10 3 (12.50%) NHS
10 3 (12.50%) Symantec
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 3 (12.50%) IIS
10 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
11 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (12.50%) IIS
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) Intranet
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Server Support
5 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) NHS
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
2 1 (4.17%) VB
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) XenApp
3 4 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) VMware
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) Symantec
6 2 (8.33%) Dell
6 2 (8.33%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) Intel
7 1 (4.17%) Nortel
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) Sophos
7 1 (4.17%) BT
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) Kronos
7 1 (4.17%) Brocade
7 1 (4.17%) 3PAR