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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 26 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Network Appliance Corporation.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetApp
Rank 115 107 88
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Contract jobs citing NetApp 16 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.71% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 1.47% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 4
Median daily rate £413 £325 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £150 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £370 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £24.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.32% -14.78%
NetApp
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
1370 1221 1143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.55% 48.00% 49.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 721 527
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 74 82
Median hourly rate £13.87 £21.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.22% +45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.03 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £31.25 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

NetApp
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing NetApp as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +2 4 £475 +11.76% 4
Coventry -8 2 - - 1
Staffordshire - 2 £366 -
Warwickshire - 2 £425 -
Worcestershire - 2 £400 -
West Bromwich +5 1 £300 +130.76%
NetApp
England

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NetApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for NetApp.

1 23 (92.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (36.00%) SAN
5 8 (32.00%) Citrix
6 7 (28.00%) Linux
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco
7 6 (24.00%) IBM
7 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (20.00%) vSphere
8 5 (20.00%) Unix
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (16.00%) Internet
9 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
9 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (16.00%) SCCM
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (16.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (16.00%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (12.00%) Oracle ZFS
10 3 (12.00%) Simpana
10 3 (12.00%) Migration
10 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
10 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (12.00%) XenApp

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) Internet
3 2 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (8.00%) Intranet
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (4.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) Storage Manager
3 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) FlexPod
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 5 (20.00%) Unix
5 4 (16.00%) Data ONTAP
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.00%) Solaris
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.00%) AIX
7 2 (8.00%) CentOS
7 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL
1 3 (12.00%) Migration
1 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (8.00%) E-business
2 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (8.00%) System Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.00%) Change Control
3 1 (4.00%) High Availability
3 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Korn
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) VCP5
3 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) vSphere
4 3 (12.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (12.00%) XenApp
5 2 (8.00%) NFS
6 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (12.00%) Simpana
3 2 (8.00%) WSUS
4 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.00%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.00%) SCOM
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.00%) vRealize
4 1 (4.00%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (4.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) VMware
2 8 (32.00%) Citrix
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco
3 6 (24.00%) IBM
3 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) CommVault
5 3 (12.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) Veritas
6 2 (8.00%) Dell
6 2 (8.00%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (8.00%) Netezza
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle
6 2 (8.00%) Sun
7 1 (4.00%) Finjan
7 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
7 1 (4.00%) Sophos
7 1 (4.00%) Symantec