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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NetApp
England / West Midlands
Rank 111 104 102
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing NetApp 12 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.50% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 1.08% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
Median daily rate £385 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £201 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £475 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +69.49%

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
1092 1116 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.61% 46.31% 48.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 548 540
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 42 99
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £23.70 £28.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +9 8 £356 - 1
Warwickshire +1 3 £400 -
Staffordshire 0 1 £395 +119.44%
NetApp
England

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 13 (65.00%) SAN
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) ITIL
3 11 (55.00%) HP
4 10 (50.00%) SLA
4 10 (50.00%) IBM
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 10 (50.00%) VMware
5 9 (45.00%) EMC
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (40.00%) Brocade
7 7 (35.00%) Workflow
7 7 (35.00%) CLARiiON
7 7 (35.00%) Dell
7 7 (35.00%) Migration
7 7 (35.00%) Symmetrix DMX
7 7 (35.00%) SRDF
7 7 (35.00%) Trend Analysis
7 7 (35.00%) 3PAR
8 6 (30.00%) Network Security
8 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
9 5 (25.00%) Change Management
9 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (25.00%) Unix
9 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
9 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (25.00%) Product Management
9 5 (25.00%) Escalation Management
10 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

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 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) IBM PureFlex
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) SAN
2 6 (30.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Electronics
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (20.00%) SAN Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Storage Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) HP Storage Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) EMC Storage Architect
6 1 (5.00%) ICT Technician
6 1 (5.00%) Implementation Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (5.00%) SAN Storage Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Server Technician
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) CLARiiON
1 7 (35.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.00%) Clustering
5 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (5.00%) LPAR
5 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (25.00%) Unix
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.00%) HPUX
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.00%) AIX
8 1 (5.00%) Solaris
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 7 (35.00%) Trend Analysis
2 7 (35.00%) Workflow
3 5 (25.00%) Change Management
3 5 (25.00%) Escalation Management
3 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (25.00%) Product Management
4 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (15.00%) Coaching
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) RHCE
2 1 (5.00%) MCITP
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) SRDF
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) HP
2 10 (50.00%) IBM
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) EMC
4 8 (40.00%) Brocade
5 7 (35.00%) 3PAR
5 7 (35.00%) Dell
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) Kronos
7 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle
9 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
9 1 (5.00%) CommVault
9 1 (5.00%) Intel
9 1 (5.00%) SAP
9 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
9 1 (5.00%) Sophos
9 1 (5.00%) Sun
9 1 (5.00%) Symantec