The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NetApp
South East / Berkshire
Rank 91 102 128
Rank change year-on-year +11 +26  
Contract jobs citing NetApp 10 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.54% 0.98% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 1.85% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 4
Median daily rate £289 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.34% -14.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £303 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £470 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -16.12% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £50.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year +2.00% +83.48%  

NetApp is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 939 1294 1403
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 50.70% 52.79% 48.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 662 695
Median daily rate £400 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% -0.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 48 43
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -2.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing NetApp as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for NetApp in Berkshire

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NetApp in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for NetApp in Berkshire

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetApp in Berkshire

NetApp
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Slough -1 2 - -
Reading +15 1 £325 -31.57% 1
Wokingham +1 1 £250 -
Bracknell +1 1 - -
NetApp
South East

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for NetApp.

1 33 (61.11%) IBM
2 30 (55.56%) VMware
3 29 (53.70%) Cisco
4 27 (50.00%) SAN
5 23 (42.59%) Windows
6 22 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (37.04%) Linux
7 20 (37.04%) EMC
8 19 (35.19%) Data Centre
9 18 (33.33%) Unix
10 16 (29.63%) Solaris
10 16 (29.63%) Law
11 15 (27.78%) Mainframe
12 14 (25.93%) Shell Script
12 14 (25.93%) AIX
12 14 (25.93%) IBM Mainframe
12 14 (25.93%) EMC VNX
12 14 (25.93%) EMC VMAX
13 13 (24.07%) Finance
14 12 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
16 8 (14.81%) CRM
16 8 (14.81%) Budget Control
16 8 (14.81%) IT Strategy
17 7 (12.96%) Windows Server
17 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
18 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
18 6 (11.11%) Performance Management
18 6 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
19 5 (9.26%) FlexPod

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (5.56%) VLAN
3 3 (5.56%) VSAN
4 2 (3.70%) Firewall
4 2 (3.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (29.63%) Law
2 13 (24.07%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Storage Engineer
2 10 (18.52%) Architect
2 10 (18.52%) Storage Manager
3 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Server Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Storage Architect
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) IBM Storage Architect
6 3 (5.56%) IBM Storage Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.56%) NetApp Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) Memcached
1 2 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Data Centre
2 15 (27.78%) Mainframe
3 14 (25.93%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (25.93%) EMC VNX
3 14 (25.93%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (9.26%) FlexPod
5 4 (7.41%) Clustering
6 3 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (3.70%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (42.59%) Windows
2 20 (37.04%) Linux
3 18 (33.33%) Unix
4 16 (29.63%) Solaris
5 14 (25.93%) AIX
6 7 (12.96%) Windows Server
7 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 8 (14.81%) Budget Control
2 8 (14.81%) CRM
2 8 (14.81%) IT Strategy
3 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 5 (9.26%) Process Improvement
6 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.56%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (5.56%) ITIL
6 3 (5.56%) Service Management
6 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.70%) Data Management
7 2 (3.70%) Network Design
7 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.85%) Change Control
8 1 (1.85%) DevOps
8 1 (1.85%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.70%) Java
2 2 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.56%) NCDA
2 2 (3.70%) MCSE
2 2 (3.70%) NCIE
3 1 (1.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.56%) vCloud
5 2 (3.70%) Corosync
5 2 (3.70%) Firmware
5 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.70%) vSphere
6 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (9.26%) Ansible
2 5 (9.26%) Puppet
2 5 (9.26%) Tivoli
3 3 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.56%) vRealize
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (3.70%) Pacemaker
4 2 (3.70%) vMotion
5 1 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.85%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) SCCM
5 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) IBM
2 30 (55.56%) VMware
3 29 (53.70%) Cisco
4 20 (37.04%) EMC
5 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle
7 2 (3.70%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.70%) HP
7 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.70%) Symantec
7 2 (3.70%) Veritas
8 1 (1.85%) Brocade
8 1 (1.85%) CommVault
8 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow