The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 29 April 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
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 65 77
Rank change year-on-year -16 +12  
Contract jobs citing NetApp 6 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.56% 1.41% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 3.29% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 3
Median daily rate £400 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £390 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -9.41% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +14.58% -7.69%  

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 Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 491 456 574
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 45.55% 42.98% 44.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 242 244
Median daily rate £400 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +19.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 26
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.20 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.97% -39.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £9.96 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.34 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetApp in Buckinghamshire

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetApp in Buckinghamshire

NetApp
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Milton Keynes -11 6 £400 -6.43% 1
NetApp
South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for NetApp.

1 8 (88.89%) HP
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
4 5 (55.56%) Blue Coat
4 5 (55.56%) Network Design
4 5 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 5 (55.56%) Capacity Management
4 5 (55.56%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
7 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering

NetApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SAN
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (11.11%) IPv4
4 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Capacity Management
1 5 (55.56%) Network Design
1 5 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
1 5 (55.56%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Email Filtering
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCDBA
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (11.11%) Terminal Server
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) EdgeSight
1 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) OVSD
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) HP
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (55.56%) Blue Coat
4 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
6 1 (11.11%) AppSense
6 1 (11.11%) Brocade
6 1 (11.11%) CommVault
6 1 (11.11%) Dell
6 1 (11.11%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (11.11%) EMC
6 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
6 1 (11.11%) Fujitsu
6 1 (11.11%) Genesys
6 1 (11.11%) IBM