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 27 June 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.

NetApp
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 389 323 273
Rank change year-on-year -66 -50  
Contract jobs citing NetApp 219 337 420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.68% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 1.53% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 235 277
Median daily rate £373 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.87% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £294 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Median hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.58% +2.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.22 £22.40 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.70 £25.60 £42.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year +26.82% -12.76%  

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 19019 22047 22494
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.98% 44.46% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11634 13837 13470
Median daily rate £430 £409 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.13% +2.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 633 739 1007
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.16 £11.00 £11.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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 27 June 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 27 June 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 -81 84 £375 -9.09% 13
South East -12 43 £400 +6.66% 7
Yorkshire +27 19 £345 +4.15% 10
West Midlands +26 18 £296 -32.28% 4
East Midlands +2 14 £288 -17.85% 2
South West +2 14 £375 -4.45% 2
East of England 0 13 £340 -10.81% 3
North West +22 9 £438 +37.25% 4
North East +65 6 - -
NetApp
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 244 (57.68%) Windows
2 214 (50.59%) VMware
3 156 (36.88%) Active Directory
4 155 (36.64%) SAN
5 151 (35.70%) Cisco
6 131 (30.97%) Microsoft
6 131 (30.97%) VMware Infrastructure
7 127 (30.02%) Linux
8 114 (26.95%) Windows Server
9 95 (22.46%) Data Centre
10 92 (21.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 92 (21.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 85 (20.09%) NAS
12 84 (19.86%) EMC
12 84 (19.86%) Finance
13 78 (18.44%) HP
14 74 (17.49%) MS Exchange
14 74 (17.49%) Migration
15 73 (17.26%) Firewall
16 71 (16.78%) SQL Server
17 69 (16.31%) ITIL
17 69 (16.31%) Citrix
18 67 (15.84%) Unix
19 59 (13.95%) Hyper-V
19 59 (13.95%) PowerShell
20 58 (13.71%) DNS
21 57 (13.48%) IBM
22 55 (13.00%) Disaster Recovery
23 54 (12.77%) SQL
24 53 (12.53%) 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 74 (17.49%) MS Exchange
2 41 (9.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (4.96%) Skype for Business
5 16 (3.78%) SharePoint
6 14 (3.31%) Apache
7 10 (2.36%) IIS
8 9 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.89%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.42%) JBoss
11 4 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.95%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.47%) DataSynapse
12 2 (0.47%) MediaWiki
12 2 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (2.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.47%) Primavera
3 2 (0.47%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.24%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (6.15%) Office 365
3 17 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.42%) SaaS
5 5 (1.18%) IaaS
5 5 (1.18%) PaaS
6 4 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.71%) Dropbox
7 3 (0.71%) Google Drive
7 3 (0.71%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.24%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 155 (36.64%) SAN
2 85 (20.09%) NAS
3 73 (17.26%) Firewall
4 58 (13.71%) DNS
5 49 (11.58%) LAN
6 47 (11.11%) WAN
7 43 (10.17%) DHCP
8 29 (6.86%) LDAP
9 27 (6.38%) TCP/IP
10 24 (5.67%) VoIP
11 23 (5.44%) Fibre Channel
12 21 (4.96%) iSCSI
12 21 (4.96%) VLAN
13 16 (3.78%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (3.31%) Network Security
15 13 (3.07%) VPN
16 12 (2.84%) SMTP
16 12 (2.84%) SSH
17 11 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
18 10 (2.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (16.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.31%) Oracle Database
3 13 (3.07%) InterSystems Cache
4 12 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.18%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.71%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.71%) MySQL
9 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.47%) DB2
10 2 (0.47%) HBase
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.24%) DB2 UDB
11 1 (0.24%) OLTP
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.18%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (0.71%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.24%) GoCD
3 1 (0.24%) MSI
General
1 84 (19.86%) Finance
2 26 (6.15%) Banking
3 14 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.42%) Back Office
5 6 (1.42%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.42%) Legal
6 5 (1.18%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.18%) Local Government
7 4 (0.95%) Electronics
7 4 (0.95%) Law
7 4 (0.95%) Military
8 3 (0.71%) Billing
8 3 (0.71%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Automotive
9 1 (0.24%) Games
9 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (13.71%) Architect
2 45 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 43 (10.17%) Administrator
4 40 (9.46%) Analyst
5 36 (8.51%) Storage Engineer
6 32 (7.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 29 (6.86%) Infrastructure Architect
8 24 (5.67%) NetApp Engineer
9 23 (5.44%) Windows Engineer
10 22 (5.20%) DBA
11 21 (4.96%) Server Engineer
12 20 (4.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 18 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
14 17 (4.02%) Consultant
14 17 (4.02%) Technical Architect
15 16 (3.78%) Active Directory Engineer
15 16 (3.78%) Storage Specialist
16 15 (3.55%) Oracle DBA
16 15 (3.55%) Support Engineer
16 15 (3.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.07%) XML
2 5 (1.18%) REST
2 5 (1.18%) SOAP
3 4 (0.95%) Flash
3 4 (0.95%) HTML
3 4 (0.95%) WAP
3 4 (0.95%) Web Services
3 4 (0.95%) XSLT
4 3 (0.71%) COM
4 3 (0.71%) Middleware
4 3 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (0.47%) Memcached
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (0.47%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.24%) .NET
6 1 (0.24%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.24%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 95 (22.46%) Data Centre
2 28 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.91%) Enterprise Storage
3 25 (5.91%) Replication
4 21 (4.96%) FlexPod
5 19 (4.49%) Computer Science
6 18 (4.26%) Clustering
6 18 (4.26%) EMC VNX
7 10 (2.36%) Blackberry
7 10 (2.36%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (2.13%) Private Cloud
9 8 (1.89%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.89%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.42%) CLARiiON
10 6 (1.42%) Derivative
10 6 (1.42%) EMC VMAX
10 6 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.42%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.42%) Symmetrix DMX
10 6 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 244 (57.68%) Windows
2 127 (30.02%) Linux
3 114 (26.95%) Windows Server
4 92 (21.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 92 (21.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 67 (15.84%) Unix
6 51 (12.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 48 (11.35%) Solaris
8 32 (7.57%) Data ONTAP
9 30 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (6.62%) Windows 7
11 17 (4.02%) CentOS
12 15 (3.55%) AIX
13 10 (2.36%) SUSE
14 6 (1.42%) Windows 8
15 5 (1.18%) Debian
15 5 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (1.18%) Ubuntu
15 5 (1.18%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.95%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (17.49%) Migration
2 69 (16.31%) ITIL
3 55 (13.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (6.86%) Load Balancing
5 23 (5.44%) Service Management
6 21 (4.96%) Configuration Management
7 20 (4.73%) Capacity Management
7 20 (4.73%) DevOps
7 20 (4.73%) High Availability
8 19 (4.49%) Change Management
8 19 (4.49%) ITIL V3
9 18 (4.26%) Project Management
10 15 (3.55%) Problem Management
10 15 (3.55%) Server Virtualisation
11 14 (3.31%) Asset Management
11 14 (3.31%) Capacity Planning
11 14 (3.31%) Network Design
12 13 (3.07%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (3.07%) PRINCE2
13 11 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (13.95%) PowerShell
2 54 (12.77%) SQL
3 45 (10.64%) Perl
4 36 (8.51%) Python
5 18 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 17 (4.02%) VBScript
7 15 (3.55%) Ruby
8 14 (3.31%) Bash Shell
9 12 (2.84%) Java
10 9 (2.13%) Korn
11 4 (0.95%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.71%) C
13 2 (0.47%) VB
14 1 (0.24%) AWK
14 1 (0.24%) C#
14 1 (0.24%) Go
Qualifications
1 49 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (9.69%) Security Cleared
3 33 (7.80%) MCSE
4 32 (7.57%) Degree
5 30 (7.09%) SC Cleared
6 24 (5.67%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (3.78%) Computer Science Degree
8 14 (3.31%) CCNA
8 14 (3.31%) MCSA
8 14 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (2.36%) CCNP
9 10 (2.36%) MCITP
10 8 (1.89%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.89%) NCDA
11 7 (1.65%) NCIE
12 6 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.95%) CCIE
13 4 (0.95%) MCP
13 4 (0.95%) NCSA
14 3 (0.71%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.73%) SLA
2 11 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.42%) PA-DSS
4 4 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.24%) HIPAA
System Software
1 156 (36.88%) Active Directory
2 131 (30.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (13.95%) Hyper-V
4 52 (12.29%) VMware ESXi
5 35 (8.27%) vSphere
6 34 (8.04%) NFS
7 30 (7.09%) XenApp
8 24 (5.67%) Virtual Servers
9 19 (4.49%) Virtual Machines
10 16 (3.78%) Veritas File System
11 15 (3.55%) SRDF
12 13 (3.07%) Oracle RAC
12 13 (3.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 10 (2.36%) Terminal Services
13 10 (2.36%) vCloud
14 9 (2.13%) XenDesktop
15 8 (1.89%) BitLocker
15 8 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
16 7 (1.65%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 46 (10.87%) NetBackup
2 35 (8.27%) SCCM
3 26 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (5.67%) Puppet
5 17 (4.02%) Ansible
6 16 (3.78%) Nagios
6 16 (3.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 16 (3.78%) vCenter Server
7 15 (3.55%) Norton AntiVirus
8 14 (3.31%) SCOM
9 12 (2.84%) vRealize
10 11 (2.60%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 9 (2.13%) Salt
11 9 (2.13%) WSUS
12 8 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
12 8 (1.89%) SCVMM
13 7 (1.65%) EMC Navisphere
13 7 (1.65%) NetApp OnCommand
13 7 (1.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (1.65%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 214 (50.59%) VMware
2 151 (35.70%) Cisco
3 131 (30.97%) Microsoft
4 84 (19.86%) EMC
5 78 (18.44%) HP
6 69 (16.31%) Citrix
7 57 (13.48%) IBM
8 53 (12.53%) Oracle
8 53 (12.53%) Red Hat
9 40 (9.46%) Brocade
10 28 (6.62%) 3PAR
10 28 (6.62%) Symantec
11 27 (6.38%) Dell
12 26 (6.15%) Veritas
13 25 (5.91%) F5
14 24 (5.67%) CommVault
15 17 (4.02%) CheckPoint
16 14 (3.31%) Sun
16 14 (3.31%) Sybase
17 12 (2.84%) Hitachi
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