The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 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
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 121 113
Rank change year-on-year -5 -8  
Contract jobs citing NetApp 13 12 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.55% 0.47% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 1.00% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 19
Median daily rate £340 £381 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.81% +27.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £260 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £416 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.38%  

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 the East of England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1064 1202 1526
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 45.28% 46.99% 49.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1065 1221 1816
Median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £213 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 170 291
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +15.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £14.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.85 £42.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.66%  

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing NetApp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for NetApp in the East of England

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetApp in the East of England

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetApp in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetApp in the East of England

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetApp in the East of England

NetApp
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Hertfordshire +2 8 £428 +6.87% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 7 £325 -
NetApp
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 East of England region with a requirement for NetApp.

1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) SAN
4 7 (35.00%) EMC
4 7 (35.00%) Citrix
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (20.00%) Brocade
7 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
8 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (15.00%) Google
8 3 (15.00%) NAS
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Solaris
8 3 (15.00%) Hitachi
8 3 (15.00%) Unix
8 3 (15.00%) NCSA
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (10.00%) Dropbox
9 2 (10.00%) Google Drive
9 2 (10.00%) User Experience
9 2 (10.00%) Service Design
9 2 (10.00%) EMC VNX
9 2 (10.00%) EMC VMAX

NetApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (10.00%) MediaWiki
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) NetSuite
1 1 (5.00%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Dropbox
1 2 (10.00%) Google Drive
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) NAS
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Storage Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) SAN Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Storage Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Billing Architect
5 1 (5.00%) ERP Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
1 1 (5.00%) Java SE
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (10.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.00%) FlexPod
2 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) HP Storage
3 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (15.00%) Solaris
5 3 (15.00%) Unix
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.00%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (10.00%) Debian
7 1 (5.00%) AIX
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.00%) Change Management
2 2 (10.00%) Data Management
2 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Service Design
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.00%) Data Encryption
3 1 (5.00%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (5.00%) DevOps
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
3 1 (5.00%) Information Security
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) NCSA
2 2 (10.00%) NCDA
2 2 (10.00%) NCIE
3 1 (5.00%) EMC Certification
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (5.00%) Firmware
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.00%) Snort
4 1 (5.00%) SRDF
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (10.00%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.00%) EMC TimeFinder
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) NetApp OnCommand
2 1 (5.00%) PaperCut
2 1 (5.00%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Citrix
2 7 (35.00%) EMC
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Brocade
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Google
5 3 (15.00%) Hitachi
6 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (10.00%) Acronis
6 2 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) Isilon
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) F5
7 1 (5.00%) SAP
7 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
7 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
7 1 (5.00%) Splunk
7 1 (5.00%) Tufin
7 1 (5.00%) Veeam