The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 28 March 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 57 58
Rank change year-on-year -17 +1  
Contract jobs citing NetApp 2 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.27% 1.47% 1.90%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 3.40% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 6
Median daily rate £425 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -16.12% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £50.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year -24.50% +104.08%  

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 Milton Keynes.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 370 324 402
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 49.66% 43.26% 47.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 181 170
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 10
Median hourly rate £10.80 £19.38 £16.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.25% +20.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £10.27 £9.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NetApp in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for NetApp in Milton Keynes

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetApp in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for NetApp.

1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) ITSM
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (28.57%) OVSD
5 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 2 (28.57%) Network Design
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix

NetApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IBM PureFlex
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) ITSM
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Email Filtering
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCDBA
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) OVSD
2 1 (14.29%) EdgeSight
2 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) EMC
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
6 1 (14.29%) AppSense
6 1 (14.29%) Brocade
6 1 (14.29%) CommVault
6 1 (14.29%) Dell
6 1 (14.29%) Fujitsu
6 1 (14.29%) Genesys
6 1 (14.29%) Intel
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) SAP