Period
to 24 May 2020

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 24 May 2020 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
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 465 500 446
Rank change year-on-year +35 -54 +1
Contract jobs citing NetApp 143 356 473
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.42% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 1.00% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 221 294
Median daily rate £363 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.17% +4.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £220
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
UK median daily rate £400 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 25
Median hourly rate £21.00 £45.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +210.34% -53.97%
10th Percentile £20.40 £28.63 £12.25
90th Percentile £52.26 £47.50 £16.50
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £45.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -53.33% +210.34% -51.67%

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 18,546 35,629 38,245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.02% 42.51% 41.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,154 22,452 23,937
Median daily rate £450 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £230 £263 £250
90th Percentile £666 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £460 £450
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 793 1,173 1,356
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.01 £10.80
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £17.50
% change year-on-year +9.63% +6.86% -

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for NetApp in England

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing NetApp in England.

Daily rate trend for NetApp in England

NetApp
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing NetApp in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for NetApp in England

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing NetApp in England.

Hourly rate trend for NetApp in England

NetApp
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing NetApp in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

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 24 May 2020. 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 +70 47 £400 -6.98% 2
North of England +88 46 £325 -18.75% 6
North West +80 38 £413 +42.24% 6
South East +70 21 £400 - 1
East of England +61 14 £300 -20.53% 3
Yorkshire +43 8 £280 -34.12%
Midlands +26 8 £313 -3.85% 2
South West +16 7 £513 +7.89% 1
East Midlands +22 6 £309 -27.35%
West Midlands +42 2 £325 +30.00% 2
NetApp
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2020, 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.

1 106 (74.13%) VMware
2 99 (69.23%) Windows
3 71 (49.65%) Active Directory
4 70 (48.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 67 (46.85%) Microsoft
6 60 (41.96%) Cisco
7 56 (39.16%) Windows Server
8 55 (38.46%) Azure
9 51 (35.66%) EMC
10 50 (34.97%) SAN
11 47 (32.87%) Citrix
12 44 (30.77%) Office 365
13 43 (30.07%) Linux
14 38 (26.57%) ITIL
14 38 (26.57%) PowerShell
15 33 (23.08%) Data Centre
16 30 (20.98%) Windows Server 2012
16 30 (20.98%) HP
17 29 (20.28%) Dell
17 29 (20.28%) Firewall
18 28 (19.58%) DNS
18 28 (19.58%) Windows Server 2008
19 27 (18.88%) VMware ESXi
19 27 (18.88%) Windows Server 2016
20 26 (18.18%) XenApp
20 26 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 26 (18.18%) SCOM
20 26 (18.18%) SQL
21 24 (16.78%) SQL Server
21 24 (16.78%) NetBackup

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 17 (11.89%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.80%) Apache
4 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.80%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.10%) Documentum
5 3 (2.10%) IIS
6 2 (1.40%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.70%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.50%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.40%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (38.46%) Azure
2 44 (30.77%) Office 365
3 18 (12.59%) AWS
4 9 (6.29%) IaaS
5 4 (2.80%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.80%) PaaS
5 4 (2.80%) SaaS
6 3 (2.10%) GCP
6 3 (2.10%) Mimecast
6 3 (2.10%) OneDrive
6 3 (2.10%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.40%) Datadog
7 2 (1.40%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.70%) GitHub
8 1 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (34.97%) SAN
2 29 (20.28%) Firewall
3 28 (19.58%) DNS
4 20 (13.99%) DHCP
5 14 (9.79%) NetScaler
6 12 (8.39%) Fibre Channel
6 12 (8.39%) NAS
7 11 (7.69%) VLAN
8 8 (5.59%) TCP/IP
9 7 (4.90%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (4.90%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (4.90%) VoIP
10 6 (4.20%) WAN
11 5 (3.50%) iSCSI
11 5 (3.50%) LAN
11 5 (3.50%) VPN
12 4 (2.80%) DMZ
12 4 (2.80%) Wireless
13 3 (2.10%) HTTP
13 3 (2.10%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.90%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (3.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (3.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.10%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.40%) Big Data
6 2 (1.40%) MySQL
6 2 (1.40%) OLTP
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.40%) Power BI
7 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.50%) Ant
2 5 (3.50%) Subversion
3 4 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.10%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.10%) ScriptRunner
5 1 (0.70%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.70%) GitLab
5 1 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (6.99%) Finance
2 5 (3.50%) Law
2 5 (3.50%) Legal
3 4 (2.80%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.10%) Banking
4 3 (2.10%) Local Government
4 3 (2.10%) Publishing
5 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (13.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (9.79%) Analyst
2 14 (9.79%) Storage Engineer
3 11 (7.69%) Consultant
3 11 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (7.69%) NetApp Engineer
4 10 (6.99%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (6.99%) VMware Engineer
5 9 (6.29%) Administrator
5 9 (6.29%) Infrastructure Support
5 9 (6.29%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (5.59%) Architect
6 8 (5.59%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (5.59%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 8 (5.59%) Storage Consultant
6 8 (5.59%) Support Engineer
6 8 (5.59%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (4.90%) Azure Engineer
7 7 (4.90%) Developer
7 7 (4.90%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.59%) .NET
2 7 (4.90%) JSON
2 7 (4.90%) REST
3 6 (4.20%) LDAP
4 5 (3.50%) Web Services
4 5 (3.50%) XML
5 4 (2.80%) Middleware
5 4 (2.80%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (2.80%) SOAP
6 3 (2.10%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.10%) SAML
7 2 (1.40%) 802.1X
7 2 (1.40%) OAuth
7 2 (1.40%) OpenID
7 2 (1.40%) XML Schema
7 2 (1.40%) XSL
7 2 (1.40%) XSLT
8 1 (0.70%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 14 (9.79%) EMC VNX
3 13 (9.09%) Clustering
4 11 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (6.99%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (5.59%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (4.90%) Replication
9 3 (2.10%) HP Storage
9 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.40%) CLARiiON
10 2 (1.40%) NHS
11 1 (0.70%) Blog
11 1 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.70%) EMC Centera
11 1 (0.70%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.70%) PKI
11 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.70%) Symmetrix DMX
11 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 99 (69.23%) Windows
2 56 (39.16%) Windows Server
3 43 (30.07%) Linux
4 30 (20.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (19.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (18.88%) Windows Server 2016
7 14 (9.79%) Windows 10
8 13 (9.09%) Unix
9 6 (4.20%) Data ONTAP
9 6 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (4.20%) Ubuntu
9 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2019
10 5 (3.50%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (3.50%) Solaris
11 3 (2.10%) CentOS
12 2 (1.40%) Fedora
12 2 (1.40%) SUSE
12 2 (1.40%) VMS
12 2 (1.40%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.57%) ITIL
2 26 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 22 (15.38%) Migration
4 21 (14.69%) Problem-Solving
5 19 (13.29%) Storage Management
6 18 (12.59%) DevOps
7 14 (9.79%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (9.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (9.09%) Problem Management
9 11 (7.69%) Identity Management
10 9 (6.29%) High Availability
10 9 (6.29%) Service Management
11 8 (5.59%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (4.90%) Configuration Management
12 7 (4.90%) Information Security
13 6 (4.20%) Capacity Management
13 6 (4.20%) Incident Management
13 6 (4.20%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (4.20%) Service Delivery
13 6 (4.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.57%) PowerShell
2 26 (18.18%) SQL
3 17 (11.89%) Python
4 12 (8.39%) Bash Shell
5 7 (4.90%) Java
6 5 (3.50%) AWK
6 5 (3.50%) C
6 5 (3.50%) Jython
6 5 (3.50%) sed
7 3 (2.10%) Perl
8 2 (1.40%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.70%) Go
9 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (13.99%) Security Cleared
2 17 (11.89%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.90%) Degree
6 6 (4.20%) CCNA
6 6 (4.20%) DV Cleared
7 5 (3.50%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (3.50%) MCSE
8 4 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.10%) CCNP
9 3 (2.10%) CISSP
9 3 (2.10%) MCITP
10 2 (1.40%) GIAC
10 2 (1.40%) HND
10 2 (1.40%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (1.40%) MCP
10 2 (1.40%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.40%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.90%) SLA
2 3 (2.10%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.40%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.40%) GDPR
3 2 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.70%) FedRAMP
4 1 (0.70%) NIST
4 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (49.65%) Active Directory
2 70 (48.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (18.88%) VMware ESXi
4 26 (18.18%) XenApp
5 23 (16.08%) Hyper-V
6 11 (7.69%) NFS
7 7 (4.90%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 7 (4.90%) Docker
7 7 (4.90%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (3.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (3.50%) vSphere
8 5 (3.50%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.80%) BitLocker
9 4 (2.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (2.80%) Firmware
10 3 (2.10%) Samba
10 3 (2.10%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.40%) VirtualBox
11 2 (1.40%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (18.18%) SCOM
2 24 (16.78%) NetBackup
3 23 (16.08%) SCCM
4 21 (14.69%) Ansible
5 13 (9.09%) SnapMirror
6 12 (8.39%) Puppet
7 11 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (5.59%) HP SIM
9 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Intune
9 7 (4.90%) SnapVault
9 7 (4.90%) ZABBIX
10 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (4.20%) Terraform
11 5 (3.50%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (3.50%) Oracle ZFS
11 5 (3.50%) vMotion
12 4 (2.80%) AirWatch
12 4 (2.80%) Kubernetes
12 4 (2.80%) SCOrch
12 4 (2.80%) vRealize
Vendors
1 106 (74.13%) VMware
2 67 (46.85%) Microsoft
3 60 (41.96%) Cisco
4 51 (35.66%) EMC
5 47 (32.87%) Citrix
6 30 (20.98%) HP
7 29 (20.28%) Dell
8 14 (9.79%) EqualLogic
9 13 (9.09%) Brocade
10 12 (8.39%) Oracle
10 12 (8.39%) Red Hat
11 11 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
11 11 (7.69%) SolarWinds
12 10 (6.99%) IBM
13 8 (5.59%) Veeam
14 7 (4.90%) Palo Alto
14 7 (4.90%) ServiceNow
14 7 (4.90%) Symantec
15 6 (4.20%) Hitachi
15 6 (4.20%) Isilon