Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 198 189
Rank change year-on-year +18 -9 -11
Contract jobs citing NetApp 19 25 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.37% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.79% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 25
North West median daily rate £331 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.38% +10.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £100 £159 £205
90th Percentile £468 £450 £513
England median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £25.00
England median hourly rate £14.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -34.09% -2.22% -14.29%

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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2434 3152 3571
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 43.09% 46.15% 41.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1455 1879 1962
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £213
90th Percentile £625 £550 £550
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 126 180
North West median hourly rate £16.10 £18.13 £17.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.20% +4.05% +8.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.69 £11.24
90th Percentile £43.75 £45.38 £46.29
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing NetApp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Manchester +19 12 £415 +22.96% 6
Cheshire +12 5 £250 -25.93% 1
Lancashire - 2 £100 -
NetApp
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
3 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 9 (47.37%) SAN
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) Citrix
7 6 (31.58%) DNS
7 6 (31.58%) DHCP
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
9 4 (21.05%) Email Filtering
9 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
9 4 (21.05%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (21.05%) Task Automation
9 4 (21.05%) Serverless
9 4 (21.05%) SaaS
9 4 (21.05%) Puppet
9 4 (21.05%) WSUS
9 4 (21.05%) IronPort
9 4 (21.05%) SCCM
9 4 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
9 4 (21.05%) Office 365
9 4 (21.05%) Lumension

NetApp
Co-occurring 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 4 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
1 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) nginx
3 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (21.05%) Office 365
3 4 (21.05%) SaaS
3 4 (21.05%) Serverless
4 2 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (5.26%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) SAN
2 6 (31.58%) DHCP
2 6 (31.58%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) Skype
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
4 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
5 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) GoCD
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Support
3 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Support Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
1 1 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) EMC VNX
3 2 (10.53%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) CentOS
4 4 (21.05%) SUSE
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Business Continuity
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) Email Filtering
2 4 (21.05%) Identity Management
2 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (21.05%) Task Automation
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Physics
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Statistics
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
2 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (21.05%) Docker
5 2 (10.53%) XenApp
6 1 (5.26%) iptables
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.26%) vSphere
6 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Kubernetes
1 4 (21.05%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (21.05%) Puppet
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
1 4 (21.05%) WSUS
2 3 (15.79%) Nagios
2 3 (15.79%) Terraform
3 2 (10.53%) FortiGate
3 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
3 2 (10.53%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) Clearswift
4 4 (21.05%) IronPort
4 4 (21.05%) Lumension
4 4 (21.05%) McAfee
4 4 (21.05%) Micro Focus
4 4 (21.05%) MobileIron
4 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) EMC
5 3 (15.79%) IBM
6 2 (10.53%) Dell
6 2 (10.53%) EqualLogic
6 2 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) Juniper
6 2 (10.53%) Meraki
6 2 (10.53%) Veritas