The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NetApp
England / North West
Rank 112 128 129
Rank change year-on-year +16 +1  
Contract jobs citing NetApp 16 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.62% 0.76% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.48% 1.74% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 9
Median daily rate £350 £320 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £218 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £424 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -16.12% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £190.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +533.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £50.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +2.00% +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 the North West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1083 1663 1652
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 42.21% 43.34% 46.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 914 801
Median daily rate £394 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 108 87
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +10.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.33 £47.33 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetApp in the North West

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetApp in the North West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetApp in the North West

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetApp in the North West

NetApp
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Manchester +9 9 £375 +50.00% 1
Merseyside +3 4 £310 -25.97% 2
Cheshire +25 2 £413 -8.33% 4
NetApp
England

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 North West region with a requirement for NetApp.

1 25 (71.43%) VMware
2 23 (65.71%) Windows
3 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 18 (51.43%) Data Centre
5 15 (42.86%) NAS
5 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (40.00%) Citrix
6 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (34.29%) Red Hat
7 12 (34.29%) Linux
7 12 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (31.43%) XenApp
8 11 (31.43%) Cisco
8 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
8 11 (31.43%) SAN
9 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (25.71%) Firewall
11 8 (22.86%) LAN
11 8 (22.86%) WAN
11 8 (22.86%) IBM
12 7 (20.00%) SUSE
12 7 (20.00%) VLAN
13 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
13 6 (17.14%) Web Services
13 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
14 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi

NetApp
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) NAS
2 11 (31.43%) SAN
3 9 (25.71%) Firewall
4 8 (22.86%) LAN
4 8 (22.86%) WAN
5 7 (20.00%) VLAN
6 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.71%) DHCP
7 2 (5.71%) DMZ
7 2 (5.71%) DNS
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.86%) Network Security
8 1 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (2.86%) VoIP
8 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Data Centre Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Storage Specialist
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) NetApp Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) NetApp Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Storage Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (34.29%) Linux
5 12 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (20.00%) SUSE
7 5 (14.29%) Unix
7 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (11.43%) Solaris
9 3 (8.57%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (2.86%) AIX
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre Operations
1 4 (11.43%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (8.57%) Security Patching
2 3 (8.57%) Service Management
3 2 (5.71%) Migration
4 1 (2.86%) Change Control
4 1 (2.86%) Document Management
4 1 (2.86%) High Availability
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.86%) Project Management
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) VB
2 2 (5.71%) VB6
2 2 (5.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.86%) CCNA
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) MCITP
2 1 (2.86%) MCSA
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) NCDA
2 1 (2.86%) NCIE
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 11 (31.43%) XenApp
3 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (14.29%) ProxySG
4 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (14.29%) vSphere
5 4 (11.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
6 2 (5.71%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.71%) VMware GSX
7 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) SCOM
2 3 (8.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (5.71%) MOM
3 2 (5.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (5.71%) WSUS
4 1 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Nagios
4 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.86%) vMotion
4 1 (2.86%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) VMware
2 14 (40.00%) Citrix
2 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (34.29%) Red Hat
4 11 (31.43%) Cisco
5 8 (22.86%) IBM
6 5 (14.29%) Blue Coat
6 5 (14.29%) HP
7 4 (11.43%) F5
7 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds
8 3 (8.57%) CommVault
9 1 (2.86%) Avaya
9 1 (2.86%) Brocade
9 1 (2.86%) Dell
9 1 (2.86%) EMC
9 1 (2.86%) Intel
9 1 (2.86%) Kofax
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle
9 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire
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