Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 491 456 423
Rank change year-on-year -35 -33 -76
Contract jobs citing NetApp 380 455 448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.49% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 1.18% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 280 313
England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -4.46%
10th Percentile £264 £225 £237
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
UK median daily rate £410 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +2.38% +10.34% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 28 4
England median hourly rate £45.00 £13.63 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +230.28% -65.29% -8.72%
10th Percentile £39.38 £11.50 £24.85
90th Percentile £47.50 £15.80 £102.95
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £13.63 £27.50
% change year-on-year +230.28% -50.45% -36.05%

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 37,136 38,451 37,827
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.39% 41.49% 44.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,431 24,135 23,468
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £255
90th Percentile £648 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,252 1,334 1,320
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.86% - -6.54%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.80 £10.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.03
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% -10.53%

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 21 April 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
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 21 April 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 +42 142 £425 +9.68% 9
South East -55 82 £450 +5.88% 6
North of England +18 61 £375 - 4
Midlands +14 54 £360 -4.00% 4
Yorkshire +26 42 £400 +14.29%
East Midlands +33 34 £405 +7.87% 1
South West -20 33 £475 +13.43% 1
West Midlands -16 20 £250 -37.50% 3
North West +1 16 £276 -38.61% 4
East of England -24 7 £410 +28.13% 2
North East -12 3 £450 +63.64%
NetApp
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 210 (55.26%) Windows
2 202 (53.16%) VMware
3 131 (34.47%) Microsoft
4 129 (33.95%) EMC
5 126 (33.16%) Cisco
6 124 (32.63%) SAN
7 117 (30.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 113 (29.74%) Active Directory
8 113 (29.74%) Linux
9 103 (27.11%) Microsoft Azure
10 90 (23.68%) Windows Server
11 88 (23.16%) Data Centre
12 85 (22.37%) Citrix
13 81 (21.32%) Amazon AWS
14 78 (20.53%) Finance
15 77 (20.26%) NAS
16 75 (19.74%) Firewall
17 74 (19.47%) HP
18 63 (16.58%) SQL
19 60 (15.79%) Unix
19 60 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
20 57 (15.00%) ITIL
20 57 (15.00%) Migration
21 56 (14.74%) TCP/IP
22 55 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
23 54 (14.21%) Office 365
24 51 (13.42%) SQL Server
24 51 (13.42%) DevOps
25 50 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
25 50 (13.16%) VMware ESXi

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 42 (11.05%) MS Exchange
2 25 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
2 25 (6.58%) SharePoint
3 22 (5.79%) Cloud Foundry
4 20 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (5.26%) IIS
5 10 (2.63%) Apache
5 10 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.58%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.32%) nginx
7 5 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.79%) IBM Domino
8 3 (0.79%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (2.37%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Relativity
2 4 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.79%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.26%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 103 (27.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (21.32%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (14.21%) Office 365
4 37 (9.74%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (6.84%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (3.16%) IaaS
7 11 (2.89%) PaaS
8 6 (1.58%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (1.58%) OpenShift
8 6 (1.58%) SaaS
9 3 (0.79%) GitHub
10 2 (0.53%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 124 (32.63%) SAN
2 77 (20.26%) NAS
3 75 (19.74%) Firewall
4 56 (14.74%) TCP/IP
5 50 (13.16%) iSCSI
6 46 (12.11%) DNS
7 40 (10.53%) WAN
8 39 (10.26%) VPN
9 38 (10.00%) LAN
10 36 (9.47%) Wireless
11 34 (8.95%) Fibre Channel
12 33 (8.68%) Cisco ASA
13 28 (7.37%) Cisco Nexus
14 27 (7.11%) BGP
14 27 (7.11%) DHCP
14 27 (7.11%) IPsec
14 27 (7.11%) OSPF
15 24 (6.32%) HSRP
15 24 (6.32%) VoIP
15 24 (6.32%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (13.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.47%) Oracle Database
3 12 (3.16%) MySQL
3 12 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.58%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.32%) Big Data
6 5 (1.32%) MariaDB
6 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.05%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.79%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.53%) Apache Ignite
9 2 (0.53%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.53%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (6.84%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.05%) Fiddler
3 2 (0.53%) JIRA
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 78 (20.53%) Finance
2 25 (6.58%) Banking
3 20 (5.26%) Law
4 15 (3.95%) Financial Institution
5 9 (2.37%) Publishing
6 8 (2.11%) Legal
7 5 (1.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.26%) Automotive
8 1 (0.26%) Back Office
8 1 (0.26%) Billing
8 1 (0.26%) Electronics
8 1 (0.26%) French Language
8 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (15.00%) Storage Engineer
2 45 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 41 (10.79%) Analyst
4 38 (10.00%) Architect
5 32 (8.42%) Consultant
6 27 (7.11%) Network Engineer
7 23 (6.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 21 (5.53%) NetApp Engineer
9 20 (5.26%) Administrator
9 20 (5.26%) Technical Architect
10 18 (4.74%) VMware Engineer
11 14 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
11 14 (3.68%) Server Engineer
11 14 (3.68%) Technical Specialist
11 14 (3.68%) Windows Engineer
12 13 (3.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 12 (3.16%) Support Analyst
14 11 (2.89%) 3rd Line Support
14 11 (2.89%) Infrastructure Architect
14 11 (2.89%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.37%) Middleware
2 6 (1.58%) LDAP
3 5 (1.32%) .NET
4 3 (0.79%) 802.1X
4 3 (0.79%) Web Services
5 2 (0.53%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (0.53%) LAMP
5 2 (0.53%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (0.53%) WebRTC
5 2 (0.53%) XML
6 1 (0.26%) Flash
6 1 (0.26%) HTML
6 1 (0.26%) J2EE
6 1 (0.26%) Spring
6 1 (0.26%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 88 (23.16%) Data Centre
2 43 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 18 (4.74%) HP Storage
5 14 (3.68%) Clustering
5 14 (3.68%) iSeries
5 14 (3.68%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.68%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (3.42%) Replication
7 12 (3.16%) Enterprise Storage
7 12 (3.16%) Public Cloud
8 10 (2.63%) HP Superdome
9 9 (2.37%) BYOD
9 9 (2.37%) User Experience
10 7 (1.84%) EMC VNX
10 7 (1.84%) HP StoreVirtual
11 6 (1.58%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.05%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.79%) HACMP
13 3 (0.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 210 (55.26%) Windows
2 113 (29.74%) Linux
3 90 (23.68%) Windows Server
4 60 (15.79%) Unix
5 55 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (12.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (8.16%) Data ONTAP
8 24 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (4.74%) Windows 10
9 18 (4.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (3.16%) AIX
11 10 (2.63%) HPUX
12 8 (2.11%) Solaris
13 7 (1.84%) Windows 7
14 4 (1.05%) CentOS
14 4 (1.05%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.79%) SUSE
16 2 (0.53%) Debian
17 1 (0.26%) Android
17 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (15.00%) ITIL
1 57 (15.00%) Migration
2 51 (13.42%) DevOps
3 50 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 49 (12.89%) Problem-Solving
5 48 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (8.42%) Load Balancing
7 31 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 29 (7.63%) Storage Management
9 28 (7.37%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (7.11%) Root Cause Analysis
11 26 (6.84%) Incident Management
11 26 (6.84%) Network Monitoring
12 24 (6.32%) Capacity Management
12 24 (6.32%) Continuous Delivery
12 24 (6.32%) Software Engineering
13 23 (6.05%) Mentoring
14 21 (5.53%) Data Protection
14 21 (5.53%) Stakeholder Management
15 20 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (16.58%) SQL
2 32 (8.42%) Python
3 29 (7.63%) Bash Shell
3 29 (7.63%) PowerShell
4 25 (6.58%) Java
5 23 (6.05%) Go
5 23 (6.05%) Ruby
6 12 (3.16%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.63%) Perl
8 9 (2.37%) C
9 7 (1.84%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.58%) AWK
10 6 (1.58%) sed
11 5 (1.32%) Korn
12 4 (1.05%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.53%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.53%) C-shell
14 1 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 60 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (9.74%) CCNP
2 37 (9.74%) Security Cleared
3 31 (8.16%) CCNA
4 27 (7.11%) MCSE
4 27 (7.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (5.26%) DV Cleared
6 19 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (3.95%) SC Cleared
8 11 (2.89%) Degree
9 9 (2.37%) MCSA
9 9 (2.37%) SNIA Certification
10 5 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.32%) JNCIS
10 5 (1.32%) RHCE
11 4 (1.05%) MCITP
12 3 (0.79%) NCDA
13 2 (0.53%) HNC
13 2 (0.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.89%) SLA
2 6 (1.58%) QA
3 5 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.05%) GDPR
5 2 (0.53%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.26%) GPG13
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 117 (30.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 113 (29.74%) Active Directory
3 50 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
4 44 (11.58%) Hyper-V
5 33 (8.68%) NFS
6 29 (7.63%) vSphere
7 28 (7.37%) XenApp
8 17 (4.47%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (3.42%) Docker
10 10 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (1.58%) XenDesktop
12 5 (1.32%) vCloud
12 5 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (1.05%) Ceph
14 3 (0.79%) GPFS
14 3 (0.79%) PowerHA
14 3 (0.79%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.53%) Firmware
15 2 (0.53%) ProxySG
15 2 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 42 (11.05%) SCCM
2 39 (10.26%) NetBackup
3 33 (8.68%) Ansible
4 29 (7.63%) Puppet
5 26 (6.84%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (5.79%) SCOM
7 14 (3.68%) SnapMirror
8 13 (3.42%) Backup Exec
8 13 (3.42%) SnapVault
9 11 (2.89%) vMotion
10 10 (2.63%) vCenter Server
11 9 (2.37%) Kubernetes
11 9 (2.37%) Tivoli
11 9 (2.37%) WSUS
12 8 (2.11%) NetApp OnCommand
12 8 (2.11%) SCVMM
13 7 (1.84%) Microsoft Clustering
13 7 (1.84%) Nagios
13 7 (1.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 5 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 202 (53.16%) VMware
2 131 (34.47%) Microsoft
3 129 (33.95%) EMC
4 126 (33.16%) Cisco
5 85 (22.37%) Citrix
6 74 (19.47%) HP
7 49 (12.89%) Veritas
8 43 (11.32%) Dell
8 43 (11.32%) IBM
9 41 (10.79%) Google
10 37 (9.74%) CheckPoint
10 37 (9.74%) Oracle
11 32 (8.42%) SolarWinds
12 31 (8.16%) Red Hat
13 30 (7.89%) Brocade
14 22 (5.79%) TOWER Software
15 19 (5.00%) Splunk
16 18 (4.74%) F5
17 13 (3.42%) Blue Coat
18 12 (3.16%) Symantec