The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 47 65
Rank change year-on-year -7 +18  
Contract jobs citing NetApp 3 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.54% 1.61% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 4.26% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 6
Median daily rate £300 £238 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.31% -25.78%  
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 Oxfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 227 188 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 40.54% 37.90% 40.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 150 169
Median daily rate £400 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 45
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.06% -42.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £35.00
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 Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetApp in Oxfordshire

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetApp in Oxfordshire

NetApp
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Banbury - 2 £300 -
Oxford -9 1 - -
NetApp
South East

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for NetApp.

1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) SCOM
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (50.00%) Veritas
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Back Office
5 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (33.33%) Network Design
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Unix
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) Storage Virtualisation
6 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (16.67%) High Availability

NetApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Server Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Storage Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 3 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper