The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NetApp
North West / Cheshire
Rank 51 73 65
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8  
Contract jobs citing NetApp 2 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.38% 0.83% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 1.81% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £413 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -10.00%  
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 £24.50
% change year-on-year +2.00% +104.08%  

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 Cheshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 234 441 411
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 43.90% 45.70% 48.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 238 220
Median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 22
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetApp in Cheshire

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetApp in Cheshire

NetApp
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Chester +9 1 £450 - 1
NetApp
North West

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for NetApp.

1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) MOM
3 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) VMware GSX
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) DMZ
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) Local Government
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) DMZ
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Storage Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) VB
1 2 (50.00%) VB6
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) VMware GSX
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) SCOM
2 2 (50.00%) MOM
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (25.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Kofax
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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