Period
to 23 October 2019

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 6 months to 23 October 2019 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 476 410 453
Rank change year-on-year -66 +43 -46
Contract jobs citing NetApp 316 549 458
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.58% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 1.38% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 368 279
England median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £225 £275 £231
90th Percentile £500 £566 £528
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 17
England median hourly rate £22.38 £14.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.69% -24.36% -11.36%
10th Percentile £16.63 £11.50 £12.10
90th Percentile £37.25 £16.88 £30.80
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +73.33% -23.08% -11.36%

NetApp is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 33,407 39,821 39,828
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.23% 42.12% 43.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,219 24,966 24,827
England median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,240 1,508 1,288
England median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.43% +0.06% +2.88%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.02 £10.50
90th Percentile £53.08 £45.87 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £17.42 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.83% -0.47% +2.94%

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetApp in England

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 October 2019.

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 6 months to 23 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 117 £430 -3.10% 20
South East -32 65 £390 -6.53% 16
North of England -6 54 £400 +20.75% 22
East of England +4 30 £375 +5.26% 10
North West +22 29 £275 -21.43% 16
Midlands +26 27 £300 - 20
West Midlands +17 26 £300 -4.00% 8
Yorkshire -2 25 £420 +33.33% 4
South West -7 20 £475 +46.15% 12
East Midlands +22 1 £400 +33.33% 12
NetApp
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing NetApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for NetApp.

1 236 (74.68%) VMware
2 188 (59.49%) Windows
3 148 (46.84%) Cisco
4 135 (42.72%) EMC
5 130 (41.14%) Active Directory
6 123 (38.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 117 (37.03%) Microsoft
8 100 (31.65%) Windows Server
9 99 (31.33%) Linux
10 95 (30.06%) Azure
11 94 (29.75%) Dell
12 83 (26.27%) SAN
13 81 (25.63%) Finance
14 77 (24.37%) Citrix
15 71 (22.47%) ITIL
16 67 (21.20%) Data Centre
17 64 (20.25%) VMware ESXi
18 62 (19.62%) HP
19 59 (18.67%) vSphere
20 57 (18.04%) Firewall
21 54 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
21 54 (17.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 53 (16.77%) Office 365
22 53 (16.77%) SQL
22 53 (16.77%) PowerShell
23 51 (16.14%) Security Cleared
23 51 (16.14%) AWS
24 49 (15.51%) Migration
25 44 (13.92%) Change Management
26 43 (13.61%) XenApp

NetApp
Co-occurring 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 38 (12.03%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (3.48%) Mattermost
5 10 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (3.16%) Skype for Business
6 8 (2.53%) IIS
6 8 (2.53%) OpenStack
7 7 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (1.58%) IBM Domino
9 5 (1.58%) IBM Notes
10 4 (1.27%) Apache
11 3 (0.95%) Anypoint
12 2 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (1.90%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.27%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.32%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 95 (30.06%) Azure
2 53 (16.77%) Office 365
3 51 (16.14%) AWS
4 18 (5.70%) IaaS
5 17 (5.38%) GCP
6 13 (4.11%) PaaS
7 10 (3.16%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (2.22%) OpenShift
10 5 (1.58%) SaaS
11 4 (1.27%) GitHub
11 4 (1.27%) OneDrive
11 4 (1.27%) Serverless
12 2 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 83 (26.27%) SAN
2 57 (18.04%) Firewall
3 33 (10.44%) DNS
3 33 (10.44%) NAS
4 25 (7.91%) TCP/IP
4 25 (7.91%) WAN
5 24 (7.59%) LAN
6 18 (5.70%) DHCP
7 14 (4.43%) NetScaler
8 13 (4.11%) iSCSI
9 12 (3.80%) Skype
10 9 (2.85%) VLAN
10 9 (2.85%) VPN
11 8 (2.53%) Wireless
12 6 (1.90%) PBX
13 5 (1.58%) Internet
13 5 (1.58%) IP Telephony
13 5 (1.58%) Network Security
13 5 (1.58%) VSAN
13 5 (1.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.65%) MySQL
3 12 (3.80%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.16%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.53%) Big Data
5 8 (2.53%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.22%) MariaDB
7 5 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.27%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.27%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.63%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.63%) GIS
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.32%) DB2
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.95%) GitLab
3 2 (0.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.63%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.32%) Zephyr
General
1 81 (25.63%) Finance
2 20 (6.33%) Financial Institution
3 13 (4.11%) Banking
4 9 (2.85%) Back Office
5 7 (2.22%) Public Sector
6 5 (1.58%) Publishing
7 4 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.95%) Advertising
8 3 (0.95%) Law
9 2 (0.63%) Retail
10 1 (0.32%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.32%) Military
10 1 (0.32%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 50 (15.82%) Architect
2 43 (13.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 30 (9.49%) Analyst
4 27 (8.54%) Storage Engineer
5 24 (7.59%) Support Engineer
6 20 (6.33%) Consultant
7 19 (6.01%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 17 (5.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 16 (5.06%) Administrator
9 16 (5.06%) VMware Engineer
9 16 (5.06%) Windows Engineer
10 14 (4.43%) Infrastructure Support
10 14 (4.43%) Server Engineer
11 11 (3.48%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (3.48%) Citrix Engineer
11 11 (3.48%) Cloud Engineer
11 11 (3.48%) Project Manager
12 10 (3.16%) Microsoft Engineer
13 9 (2.85%) Infrastructure Architect
13 9 (2.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.48%) Web Services
2 10 (3.16%) LDAP
2 10 (3.16%) SAML
3 8 (2.53%) Middleware
4 6 (1.90%) OAuth
4 6 (1.90%) OpenID
4 6 (1.90%) REST
5 5 (1.58%) .NET
6 4 (1.27%) React
7 3 (0.95%) 802.1X
7 3 (0.95%) React Native
8 2 (0.63%) ADSI
8 2 (0.63%) Django
8 2 (0.63%) HTML
8 2 (0.63%) J2EE
8 2 (0.63%) JSON
8 2 (0.63%) Velocity
8 2 (0.63%) X-Windows
9 1 (0.32%) SOAP
9 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (21.20%) Data Centre
2 24 (7.59%) Clustering
3 17 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.75%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (4.75%) Public Cloud
5 14 (4.43%) Enterprise Storage
6 13 (4.11%) Management Information System
6 13 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (3.48%) Replication
7 11 (3.48%) User Experience
8 9 (2.85%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.90%) EMC VMAX
10 5 (1.58%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.58%) CMDB
10 5 (1.58%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.27%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.27%) EMC Centera
12 3 (0.95%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 188 (59.49%) Windows
2 100 (31.65%) Windows Server
3 99 (31.33%) Linux
4 54 (17.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (12.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 40 (12.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (10.13%) Unix
8 23 (7.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (6.65%) Windows 10
10 15 (4.75%) Data ONTAP
11 14 (4.43%) CentOS
12 13 (4.11%) Solaris
13 10 (3.16%) Ubuntu
14 9 (2.85%) AIX
15 6 (1.90%) Windows 7
16 4 (1.27%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
18 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
18 1 (0.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (22.47%) ITIL
2 54 (17.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 49 (15.51%) Migration
4 44 (13.92%) Change Management
5 37 (11.71%) DevOps
6 33 (10.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 31 (9.81%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (8.23%) Capacity Management
10 25 (7.91%) Problem Management
11 24 (7.59%) Business Continuity
12 20 (6.33%) Data Protection
12 20 (6.33%) Service Management
13 19 (6.01%) Configuration Management
13 19 (6.01%) Root Cause Analysis
14 18 (5.70%) Security Patching
15 17 (5.38%) Data Centre Operations
15 17 (5.38%) High Availability
16 16 (5.06%) Incident Management
16 16 (5.06%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (16.77%) PowerShell
1 53 (16.77%) SQL
2 26 (8.23%) Python
3 15 (4.75%) Java
4 10 (3.16%) Go
5 9 (2.85%) Ruby
6 7 (2.22%) C#
7 6 (1.90%) C
7 6 (1.90%) Perl
8 5 (1.58%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.63%) Korn
9 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.63%) VBScript
9 2 (0.63%) XPath
10 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (16.14%) Security Cleared
2 36 (11.39%) SC Cleared
3 31 (9.81%) Degree
4 27 (8.54%) DV Cleared
4 27 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (6.65%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (6.33%) MCSE
7 19 (6.01%) CCNA
8 15 (4.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (4.11%) Citrix Certification
10 7 (2.22%) MCSA
11 6 (1.90%) CCNP
11 6 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (1.90%) NCDA
12 5 (1.58%) NCSIE
13 4 (1.27%) HND
13 4 (1.27%) MCITP
13 4 (1.27%) MCP
13 4 (1.27%) NCIE
13 4 (1.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.75%) QA
2 7 (2.22%) SLA
3 3 (0.95%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.63%) NIST
4 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.32%) BS25999
5 1 (0.32%) COBIT
5 1 (0.32%) COSO
5 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) GDPR
5 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 130 (41.14%) Active Directory
2 123 (38.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (20.25%) VMware ESXi
4 59 (18.67%) vSphere
5 43 (13.61%) XenApp
6 40 (12.66%) Hyper-V
7 17 (5.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (5.06%) Docker
8 16 (5.06%) NFS
9 14 (4.43%) XenDesktop
10 13 (4.11%) vCloud
11 11 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (3.16%) VMware NSX
13 9 (2.85%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 8 (2.53%) Firmware
14 8 (2.53%) Terminal Services
14 8 (2.53%) VMware Workstation
15 6 (1.90%) ISA Server
16 4 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
17 3 (0.95%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Systems Management
1 41 (12.97%) SCCM
2 39 (12.34%) NetBackup
3 27 (8.54%) Ansible
4 19 (6.01%) vCenter Server
5 14 (4.43%) Kubernetes
5 14 (4.43%) Microsoft Intune
6 11 (3.48%) Puppet
6 11 (3.48%) SCOM
7 9 (2.85%) Backup Exec
7 9 (2.85%) Microsoft Clustering
8 8 (2.53%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (2.53%) Tivoli
9 7 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (2.22%) WSUS
10 6 (1.90%) HP SIM
10 6 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (1.90%) vMotion
11 5 (1.58%) IBM BigFix
11 5 (1.58%) Netcool
11 5 (1.58%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 236 (74.68%) VMware
2 148 (46.84%) Cisco
3 135 (42.72%) EMC
4 117 (37.03%) Microsoft
5 94 (29.75%) Dell
6 77 (24.37%) Citrix
7 62 (19.62%) HP
8 30 (9.49%) Red Hat
9 28 (8.86%) Veritas
10 27 (8.54%) IBM
11 21 (6.65%) Oracle
12 19 (6.01%) Brocade
13 17 (5.38%) MuleSoft
14 14 (4.43%) CheckPoint
14 14 (4.43%) F5
14 14 (4.43%) Symantec
15 12 (3.80%) 3PAR
15 12 (3.80%) Google
15 12 (3.80%) Splunk
16 9 (2.85%) ServiceNow