The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NetApp
UK / England
Rank 376 285 296
Rank change year-on-year -91 +11  
Contract jobs citing NetApp 207 384 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.50% 0.79% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 1.81% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 252 208
Median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £266 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -16.12% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 7
Median hourly rate £88.00 £52.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.61% +114.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.40 £21.30 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.60 £60.00 £45.00
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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18095 21190 21568
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.86% 43.54% 45.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11249 13005 12444
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 759 903
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.96 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.31% +14.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.69 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.17 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetApp in England

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetApp in England

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetApp in England

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetApp in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for NetApp in England

NetApp
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London -66 75 £425 +6.25% 24
South East -34 44 £330 -17.50% 3
West Midlands +25 21 £400 +19.40% 4
South West -20 17 £250 -33.33% 2
North West +6 16 £350 +9.37% 6
Yorkshire +3 13 £450 +80.00% 1
East Midlands 0 10 £300 -15.78% 8
East of England -13 7 £300 -18.64% 2
North East - 2 £350 -
NetApp
UK

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 279 (61.32%) VMware
2 256 (56.26%) Windows
3 199 (43.74%) SAN
4 174 (38.24%) Cisco
5 171 (37.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 166 (36.48%) Linux
7 145 (31.87%) Microsoft
8 140 (30.77%) Active Directory
9 135 (29.67%) Windows Server
10 102 (22.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 99 (21.76%) Unix
12 98 (21.54%) EMC
13 96 (21.10%) Data Centre
14 89 (19.56%) SQL Server
14 89 (19.56%) ITIL
15 88 (19.34%) IBM
15 88 (19.34%) NAS
16 86 (18.90%) Windows Server 2012
17 85 (18.68%) Finance
18 84 (18.46%) Oracle
19 81 (17.80%) Firewall
20 79 (17.36%) Red Hat
21 75 (16.48%) HP
22 73 (16.04%) MS Exchange
23 71 (15.60%) Solaris
24 69 (15.16%) PowerShell
25 67 (14.73%) Hyper-V
26 60 (13.19%) Citrix
26 60 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 59 (12.97%) Disaster Recovery

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in 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 73 (16.04%) MS Exchange
2 51 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (6.37%) Apache
4 22 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (4.84%) Skype for Business
5 18 (3.96%) Tomcat
6 14 (3.08%) IIS
7 11 (2.42%) SharePoint
8 10 (2.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 10 (2.20%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.98%) DataSynapse
9 9 (1.98%) JBoss
9 9 (1.98%) Oracle Coherence
10 8 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.32%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.66%) SAS
14 2 (0.44%) iPlanet
14 2 (0.44%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.44%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 40 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.42%) MS Office
3 8 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.66%) MS Project
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.22%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 39 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (7.91%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (4.40%) Office 365
4 10 (2.20%) IaaS
5 7 (1.54%) SaaS
6 4 (0.88%) IBM PureFlex
6 4 (0.88%) PaaS
7 3 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.44%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.22%) Akamai
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.22%) G Suite
9 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 199 (43.74%) SAN
2 88 (19.34%) NAS
3 81 (17.80%) Firewall
4 51 (11.21%) DNS
5 48 (10.55%) LAN
6 47 (10.33%) WAN
7 34 (7.47%) DHCP
8 31 (6.81%) iSCSI
9 28 (6.15%) LDAP
10 27 (5.93%) VoIP
11 24 (5.27%) VLAN
12 23 (5.05%) TCP/IP
13 21 (4.62%) Fibre Channel
13 21 (4.62%) SSH
14 17 (3.74%) FTP
15 16 (3.52%) Skype
16 15 (3.30%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (3.30%) Internet
17 14 (3.08%) FCoE
17 14 (3.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (19.56%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.64%) Hadoop
3 12 (2.64%) InterSystems Cache
3 12 (2.64%) Oracle Database
4 9 (1.98%) HBase
5 8 (1.76%) DB2
5 8 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.10%) DB2 UDB
7 5 (1.10%) OLTP
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.44%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.44%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (0.66%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.44%) JMeter
3 2 (0.44%) JUnit
3 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.22%) GoCD
4 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.22%) MSI
4 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 85 (18.68%) Finance
2 24 (5.27%) Banking
3 18 (3.96%) Law
4 10 (2.20%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.20%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.54%) Back Office
6 5 (1.10%) Publishing
7 4 (0.88%) Local Government
7 4 (0.88%) Retail
8 3 (0.66%) Electronics
8 3 (0.66%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.44%) Advertising
9 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (15.16%) Administrator
2 62 (13.63%) Architect
3 45 (9.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 31 (6.81%) Consultant
4 31 (6.81%) Infrastructure Architect
4 31 (6.81%) Storage Engineer
5 30 (6.59%) Analyst
6 28 (6.15%) Unix Administrator
7 26 (5.71%) DBA
8 25 (5.49%) Linux Administrator
8 25 (5.49%) Systems Administrator
9 23 (5.05%) Server Engineer
10 19 (4.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 19 (4.18%) Windows Engineer
11 18 (3.96%) Storage Administrator
11 18 (3.96%) Support Engineer
12 17 (3.74%) Linux Engineer
13 16 (3.52%) Wintel Engineer
14 15 (3.30%) NetApp Engineer
15 14 (3.08%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.15%) XML
2 21 (4.62%) Web Services
3 13 (2.86%) XSLT
4 12 (2.64%) HTML
5 10 (2.20%) Middleware
6 9 (1.98%) Rendezvous
7 5 (1.10%) SAML
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (0.66%) COM
9 3 (0.66%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.66%) WAP
10 2 (0.44%) J2EE
10 2 (0.44%) JSON
10 2 (0.44%) JSP
10 2 (0.44%) Memcached
10 2 (0.44%) REST
10 2 (0.44%) SOAP
11 1 (0.22%) .NET
11 1 (0.22%) Java SE
11 1 (0.22%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 96 (21.10%) Data Centre
2 34 (7.47%) Replication
3 30 (6.59%) Enterprise Storage
4 29 (6.37%) EMC VNX
5 25 (5.49%) Clustering
6 23 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (3.96%) Computer Science
7 18 (3.96%) FlexPod
8 17 (3.74%) Mainframe
9 16 (3.52%) EMC VMAX
10 14 (3.08%) IBM Mainframe
11 13 (2.86%) Symmetrix
12 11 (2.42%) CLARiiON
12 11 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
13 9 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (1.98%) Management Information System
14 7 (1.54%) Symmetrix DMX
15 6 (1.32%) Client/Server
15 6 (1.32%) Public Cloud
15 6 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 256 (56.26%) Windows
2 166 (36.48%) Linux
3 135 (29.67%) Windows Server
4 102 (22.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 99 (21.76%) Unix
6 86 (18.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 71 (15.60%) Solaris
8 60 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 35 (7.69%) Windows 7
10 34 (7.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (5.93%) AIX
12 25 (5.49%) Data ONTAP
13 14 (3.08%) SUSE
14 10 (2.20%) HPUX
15 8 (1.76%) CentOS
16 7 (1.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 7 (1.54%) VMS
17 4 (0.88%) Windows 8
18 3 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
18 3 (0.66%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (19.56%) ITIL
2 59 (12.97%) Disaster Recovery
3 42 (9.23%) Migration
4 29 (6.37%) Change Management
5 28 (6.15%) DevOps
6 25 (5.49%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (5.27%) High Availability
8 22 (4.84%) Configuration Management
9 21 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (4.40%) Capacity Management
10 20 (4.40%) IT Strategy
10 20 (4.40%) Service Management
11 18 (3.96%) ITIL V3
12 17 (3.74%) Service Delivery
13 16 (3.52%) Capacity Planning
14 15 (3.30%) Problem Management
15 14 (3.08%) Change Control
15 14 (3.08%) Load Balancing
15 14 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (2.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (15.16%) PowerShell
2 57 (12.53%) SQL
3 40 (8.79%) Perl
4 25 (5.49%) Java
5 24 (5.27%) Python
5 24 (5.27%) Shell Script
5 24 (5.27%) VBScript
6 13 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 13 (2.86%) Ruby
7 11 (2.42%) Bash Shell
8 7 (1.54%) VB
9 5 (1.10%) AWK
9 5 (1.10%) C
10 4 (0.88%) Korn
11 2 (0.44%) VB6
11 2 (0.44%) XPath
12 1 (0.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 54 (11.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (7.91%) MCSE
3 29 (6.37%) Degree
4 24 (5.27%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (5.05%) Security Cleared
6 21 (4.62%) MCSA
7 19 (4.18%) SC Cleared
8 18 (3.96%) MCITP
9 14 (3.08%) CCNA
10 13 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.32%) CCNP
11 6 (1.32%) NCDA
11 6 (1.32%) NCIE
12 5 (1.10%) RHCE
13 3 (0.66%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.66%) MCSD
13 3 (0.66%) VCAP
14 2 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (0.44%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.49%) SLA
2 12 (2.64%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.76%) PA-DSS
4 6 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.44%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.22%) GCP
6 1 (0.22%) HIPAA
System Software
1 171 (37.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 140 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 67 (14.73%) Hyper-V
4 47 (10.33%) NFS
5 36 (7.91%) vSphere
6 34 (7.47%) VMware ESX
7 32 (7.03%) XenApp
8 27 (5.93%) SRDF
9 26 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
10 25 (5.49%) Virtual Machines
11 24 (5.27%) Oracle RAC
11 24 (5.27%) Virtual Servers
12 23 (5.05%) Veritas File System
13 17 (3.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 10 (2.20%) KVM
14 10 (2.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 10 (2.20%) Xen
15 6 (1.32%) Firmware
15 6 (1.32%) ProxySG
16 5 (1.10%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 39 (8.57%) SCCM
2 37 (8.13%) NetBackup
3 29 (6.37%) Puppet
4 27 (5.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 22 (4.84%) Nagios
5 22 (4.84%) SCOM
5 22 (4.84%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 20 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (3.96%) Ansible
8 11 (2.42%) Backup Exec
9 10 (2.20%) EMC Navisphere
10 8 (1.76%) Cisco UCCX
10 8 (1.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 7 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
11 7 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
11 7 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (1.54%) WSUS
12 6 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 6 (1.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 279 (61.32%) VMware
2 174 (38.24%) Cisco
3 145 (31.87%) Microsoft
4 98 (21.54%) EMC
5 88 (19.34%) IBM
6 84 (18.46%) Oracle
7 79 (17.36%) Red Hat
8 75 (16.48%) HP
9 60 (13.19%) Citrix
10 38 (8.35%) Brocade
10 38 (8.35%) Veritas
11 31 (6.81%) Sun
12 26 (5.71%) 3PAR
13 24 (5.27%) Dell
14 23 (5.05%) Symantec
15 19 (4.18%) Sybase
16 17 (3.74%) CheckPoint
16 17 (3.74%) Intel
17 16 (3.52%) F5
18 15 (3.30%) CommVault
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