Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 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
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 579 408 495
Rank change year-on-year -171 +87 -69
Contract jobs citing NetApp 169 88 315
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 0.76% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 62 167
10th Percentile £341 £278 £225
25th Percentile £413 £350 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £444 £400
Median % change year-on-year +7.04% +10.94% -
75th Percentile £573 £539 £475
90th Percentile £638 £686 £503
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
10th Percentile " £31.13 £16.50
25th Percentile £12.25 £31.25 £17.25
Median hourly rate £12.50 £32.50 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -61.54% +54.76% +42.37%
75th Percentile £12.75 £37.69 £23.75
90th Percentile £26.13 £39.00 £25.70
UK median hourly rate £12.50 £32.50 £24.88
% change year-on-year -61.54% +30.65% +65.83%

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 26,818 11,627 32,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 39.80% 43.34% 42.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,948 7,698 21,107
10th Percentile £264 £258 £241
25th Percentile £400 £363 £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £600 £575 £560
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 824 338 1,153
10th Percentile £11.66 £11.71 £11.17
25th Percentile £13.78 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.29 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -6.37% +6.80% +9.73%
75th Percentile £42.33 £45.00 £40.25
90th Percentile £62.50 £55.00 £52.14
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £21.75 £19.11
% change year-on-year -10.34% +13.84% +12.38%

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 19 October 2021.

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 19 October 2021.

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 19 October 2021. 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 -163 79 £525 +16.67% 12
North of England -58 29 £498 +42.14% 19
South East -91 27 £425 -11.46% 11
North West -46 22 £534 +52.43% 13
East of England -36 12 £300 +20.00% 3
Midlands -70 12 £350 -12.50% 2
West Midlands -58 8 £328 -18.13% 2
South West -51 7 - - 2
Yorkshire - 7 £475 - 6
East Midlands - 4 £400 -
NetApp
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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.

1 108 (63.91%) Windows
2 105 (62.13%) VMware
3 66 (39.05%) Azure
4 63 (37.28%) Linux
5 60 (35.50%) Active Directory
6 59 (34.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 53 (31.36%) Microsoft
8 52 (30.77%) Windows Server
8 52 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 51 (30.18%) PowerShell
10 50 (29.59%) Cisco
11 49 (28.99%) SAN
12 44 (26.04%) Citrix
13 38 (22.49%) SQL
14 36 (21.30%) ITIL
14 36 (21.30%) Microsoft 365
14 36 (21.30%) Social Skills
15 35 (20.71%) NFS
15 35 (20.71%) DNS
15 35 (20.71%) EMC
16 32 (18.93%) Firewall
17 30 (17.75%) NAS
17 30 (17.75%) Terraform
18 29 (17.16%) AWS
18 29 (17.16%) WAN
19 28 (16.57%) SQL Server
19 28 (16.57%) Problem-Solving
20 27 (15.98%) Windows Server 2016
20 27 (15.98%) HP
21 26 (15.38%) Oracle

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 19 (11.24%) SharePoint
2 18 (10.65%) Confluence
3 13 (7.69%) Apache
3 13 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 13 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.92%) IIS
5 9 (5.33%) WebSphere
6 7 (4.14%) nginx
6 7 (4.14%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.59%) JBoss
8 1 (0.59%) Mule
8 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 14 (8.28%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 66 (39.05%) Azure
2 36 (21.30%) Microsoft 365
3 29 (17.16%) AWS
4 22 (13.02%) GCP
5 17 (10.06%) IaaS
6 15 (8.88%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (5.33%) PaaS
8 8 (4.73%) Azure Storage
8 8 (4.73%) GitHub
8 8 (4.73%) SaaS
9 7 (4.14%) Mimecast
10 6 (3.55%) Azure App Service
10 6 (3.55%) Azure Pipelines
10 6 (3.55%) SonarCloud
11 4 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (2.37%) Power Platform
12 2 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (1.18%) Cohesity
12 2 (1.18%) OneDrive
12 2 (1.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 49 (28.99%) SAN
2 35 (20.71%) DNS
3 32 (18.93%) Firewall
4 30 (17.75%) NAS
5 29 (17.16%) WAN
6 21 (12.43%) DHCP
7 19 (11.24%) iSCSI
7 19 (11.24%) TCP/IP
8 12 (7.10%) Internet
9 11 (6.51%) LAN
9 11 (6.51%) NetScaler
9 11 (6.51%) SSL
10 9 (5.33%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (4.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (4.14%) FCoE
11 7 (4.14%) Multicast
12 6 (3.55%) HTTP
12 6 (3.55%) VLAN
12 6 (3.55%) VoIP
13 5 (2.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.55%) MySQL
2 6 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (1.78%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.78%) Power BI
4 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2017
4 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2019
4 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.78%) SSDT
5 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.18%) HBase
5 2 (1.18%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.59%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 11 (6.51%) JIRA
2 9 (5.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.14%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.14%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (3.55%) SonarQube
5 3 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.59%) GitLab
6 1 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.59%) Vagrant
General
1 36 (21.30%) Social Skills
2 20 (11.83%) Finance
3 19 (11.24%) Banking
4 7 (4.14%) Public Sector
5 5 (2.96%) Organisational Skills
6 4 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.37%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.78%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.18%) Back Office
8 2 (1.18%) Retail
8 2 (1.18%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.59%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.59%) Local Government
9 1 (0.59%) Marketing
9 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (24.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (14.20%) Architect
3 19 (11.24%) Storage Engineer
4 18 (10.65%) Windows Engineer
5 16 (9.47%) Administrator
6 13 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 13 (7.69%) Server Engineer
7 12 (7.10%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (6.51%) Consultant
8 11 (6.51%) VMware Engineer
9 9 (5.33%) Infrastructure Architect
9 9 (5.33%) Technical Architect
9 9 (5.33%) Windows Server Engineer
10 8 (4.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (4.73%) Network Engineer
11 7 (4.14%) Azure DevOps
11 7 (4.14%) Data Engineer
11 7 (4.14%) Data Protection Engineer
12 6 (3.55%) AWS Engineer
12 6 (3.55%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.14%) JSON
1 7 (4.14%) Middleware
1 7 (4.14%) Software Packaging
1 7 (4.14%) YAML
2 6 (3.55%) LDAP
3 4 (2.37%) XML
4 3 (1.78%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (1.18%) Flash
5 2 (1.18%) HTML
5 2 (1.18%) Web Services
5 2 (1.18%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.18%) XSLT
6 1 (0.59%) .NET
6 1 (0.59%) JMS
6 1 (0.59%) Kafka
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.59%) REST
6 1 (0.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.47%) Public Cloud
3 11 (6.51%) Clustering
4 8 (4.73%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (4.14%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (4.14%) Replication
6 6 (3.55%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.96%) PKI
8 4 (2.37%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.78%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.78%) Legacy Applications
9 3 (1.78%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.78%) NHS
10 2 (1.18%) FlexPod
10 2 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.59%) AS400
11 1 (0.59%) EMC VMAX
11 1 (0.59%) IBM Storwize
11 1 (0.59%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 108 (63.91%) Windows
2 63 (37.28%) Linux
3 52 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 27 (15.98%) Windows Server 2016
5 26 (15.38%) Windows Server 2019
6 21 (12.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (10.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (9.47%) Windows 10
9 15 (8.88%) Unix
10 11 (6.51%) Data ONTAP
11 10 (5.92%) Solaris
12 7 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (3.55%) HPUX
14 5 (2.96%) VMS
15 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (1.18%) CentOS
16 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
17 1 (0.59%) AIX
17 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 36 (21.30%) ITIL
3 28 (16.57%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (13.02%) DevOps
5 17 (10.06%) Infrastructure as Code
6 16 (9.47%) Open Source
7 15 (8.88%) Load Balancing
8 14 (8.28%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (7.10%) High Availability
11 11 (6.51%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (6.51%) Data Protection
11 11 (6.51%) Migration
12 10 (5.92%) Data Loss Prevention
12 10 (5.92%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (5.33%) Infrastructure Management
13 9 (5.33%) Service Delivery
14 8 (4.73%) Problem Management
14 8 (4.73%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (30.18%) PowerShell
2 38 (22.49%) SQL
3 21 (12.43%) Python
4 12 (7.10%) Bash Shell
5 10 (5.92%) Java
5 10 (5.92%) VBScript
6 7 (4.14%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.78%) C
7 3 (1.78%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.78%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.78%) VB
8 2 (1.18%) Go
9 1 (0.59%) Groovy
9 1 (0.59%) Perl
9 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (13.02%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.65%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.73%) DV Cleared
3 8 (4.73%) MCP
4 2 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.59%) CCIE
5 1 (0.59%) CCNA
5 1 (0.59%) Degree
5 1 (0.59%) MCSA
5 1 (0.59%) MCSE
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.92%) QA
2 3 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (35.50%) Active Directory
2 59 (34.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (20.71%) NFS
4 20 (11.83%) Hyper-V
5 19 (11.24%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (7.69%) XenApp
7 12 (7.10%) vSphere
8 10 (5.92%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (4.14%) BitLocker
9 7 (4.14%) KVM
9 7 (4.14%) SRDF
9 7 (4.14%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (4.14%) Xen
10 6 (3.55%) Firmware
11 5 (2.96%) Docker
12 4 (2.37%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (2.37%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (1.78%) Terminal Services
13 3 (1.78%) XenDesktop
14 2 (1.18%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 30 (17.75%) Terraform
2 24 (14.20%) Ansible
3 22 (13.02%) SCCM
4 13 (7.69%) Kubernetes
4 13 (7.69%) Puppet
5 12 (7.10%) NetBackup
6 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Intune
7 9 (5.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 8 (4.73%) SnapMirror
9 7 (4.14%) FortiGate
9 7 (4.14%) MobiControl
9 7 (4.14%) SnapVault
9 7 (4.14%) vRealize
9 7 (4.14%) WSUS
10 6 (3.55%) PowerCLI
10 6 (3.55%) vCenter Server
11 5 (2.96%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 4 (2.37%) TrustSec
13 3 (1.78%) Single Sign-On
14 2 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 105 (62.13%) VMware
2 53 (31.36%) Microsoft
3 50 (29.59%) Cisco
4 44 (26.04%) Citrix
5 35 (20.71%) EMC
6 27 (15.98%) HP
7 26 (15.38%) Oracle
8 23 (13.61%) Veeam
9 22 (13.02%) Red Hat
10 16 (9.47%) F5
10 16 (9.47%) Google
11 15 (8.88%) Symantec
12 14 (8.28%) CheckPoint
13 13 (7.69%) Dell
13 13 (7.69%) Splunk
14 11 (6.51%) Isilon
14 11 (6.51%) Veritas
15 9 (5.33%) 3PAR
15 9 (5.33%) Palo Alto
16 8 (4.73%) Nimble Storage