The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 23 June 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.

NetApp
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 67 61
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6  
Contract jobs citing NetApp 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.98% 0.49% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 0.91% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £300 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.84% +11.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £375 £343
% change year-on-year -3.66% +9.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.22 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +26.82% -8.88%  

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 Birmingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 285 438 363
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 46.42% 53.81% 46.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 289 225
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 24
Median hourly rate £14.22 £11.80 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.46% -28.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £12.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetApp in Birmingham

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetApp in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetApp in Birmingham

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetApp in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for NetApp.

1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) IBM
1 7 (46.67%) HP
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) SLA
2 6 (40.00%) 3PAR
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Dell
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 4 (26.67%) CLARiiON
4 4 (26.67%) Brocade
4 4 (26.67%) Symmetrix DMX
4 4 (26.67%) SRDF
4 4 (26.67%) Network Security
4 4 (26.67%) Trend Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (20.00%) Escalation Management
5 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) SCCM

NetApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) Network Security
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) DMZ
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Electronics
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Storage Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) HP Storage Architect
2 2 (13.33%) SAN Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Storage Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) EMC Storage Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (26.67%) CLARiiON
1 4 (26.67%) Symmetrix DMX
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
3 2 (13.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) HPUX
6 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
1 4 (26.67%) Trend Analysis
1 4 (26.67%) Workflow
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (20.00%) Escalation Management
2 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (20.00%) Product Management
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Data Privacy
4 1 (6.67%) E-Discovery
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) SRDF
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (13.33%) SafeCom
2 2 (13.33%) WSUS
3 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOrch
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) HP
1 7 (46.67%) IBM
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) 3PAR
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
4 4 (26.67%) Brocade
4 4 (26.67%) Dell
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Hitachi
5 2 (13.33%) McAfee
5 2 (13.33%) Meraki
5 2 (13.33%) Symantec
5 2 (13.33%) Wyse
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) Kronos
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds