Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Data ONTAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data ONTAP over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 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.

NetApp Data ONTAP Operating System, including Clustered Data ONTAP (cDOT)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 609 622 633
Rank change year-on-year +13 +11 +14
Contract jobs citing Data ONTAP 49 16 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.088% 0.030% 0.065%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.40% 0.14% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 11 20
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £307 £231 £338
90th Percentile £450 £475 £450
UK median daily rate £396 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -6.82% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £30.00 -

Data ONTAP is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 12,105 11,473 13,216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 21.81% 21.32% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,748 6,602 7,806
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.35% +2.07%
10th Percentile £150 £150 £175
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,175 1,011 1,077
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.96% +7.48% -4.08%
10th Percentile £10.95 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £43.10
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.29
% change year-on-year - +7.43% -1.27%

Data ONTAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Data ONTAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Data ONTAP in the UK excluding London

Data ONTAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data ONTAP in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data ONTAP in the UK excluding London

Data ONTAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data ONTAP in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data ONTAP in the UK excluding London

Data ONTAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data ONTAP in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data ONTAP in the UK excluding London

Data ONTAP
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data ONTAP within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. 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
South East +18 18 £339 -15.24% 1
North of England -12 13 £375 +15.38% 2
East of England - 13 £356 -
North West -11 7 £313 -40.48% 2
Scotland -4 4 £400 +3.23%
Yorkshire -11 4 £381 +39.91%
North East - 2 £375 -
South West -23 1 - -
Data ONTAP
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data ONTAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for Data ONTAP.

1 49 (100.00%) NetApp
2 36 (73.47%) VMware
3 30 (61.22%) Windows
4 22 (44.90%) SAN
4 22 (44.90%) NFS
5 19 (38.78%) Linux
6 18 (36.73%) iSCSI
6 18 (36.73%) NCDA
6 18 (36.73%) NCSIE
7 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
8 15 (30.61%) Finance
9 14 (28.57%) vSphere
9 14 (28.57%) Performance Management
9 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
10 13 (26.53%) Citrix
10 13 (26.53%) Configuration Management
10 13 (26.53%) ITIL
11 12 (24.49%) Firmware
11 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (22.45%) Data Protection
12 11 (22.45%) NCIE
12 11 (22.45%) Workflow
13 10 (20.41%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
13 10 (20.41%) SQL
13 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
13 10 (20.41%) XenApp
13 10 (20.41%) Payment Gateway
13 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (18.37%) SQL Server

Data ONTAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
1 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.04%) IaaS
3 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) SAN
2 18 (36.73%) iSCSI
3 8 (16.33%) DHCP
3 8 (16.33%) DNS
3 8 (16.33%) NAS
4 5 (10.20%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (6.12%) Firewall
5 3 (6.12%) Network Security
5 3 (6.12%) SMS
5 3 (6.12%) VoIP
6 1 (2.04%) FCoE
6 1 (2.04%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Storage Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) NetApp Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) NAS Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) SAN Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Storage Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Server Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Storage Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Storage Technician
8 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Clustering
4 2 (4.08%) EMC VMAX
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.08%) iSeries
4 2 (4.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Linux
3 7 (14.29%) Unix
4 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.04%) AIX
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 13 (26.53%) Configuration Management
2 13 (26.53%) ITIL
3 11 (22.45%) Data Protection
3 11 (22.45%) Workflow
4 10 (20.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (12.24%) Business Continuity
5 6 (12.24%) Change Control
5 6 (12.24%) Migration
6 4 (8.16%) DevOps
7 3 (6.12%) Antivirus Management
8 2 (4.08%) Build Automation
8 2 (4.08%) Change Management
8 2 (4.08%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (4.08%) Storage Management
8 2 (4.08%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 10 (20.41%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) NCDA
1 18 (36.73%) NCSIE
2 11 (22.45%) NCIE
3 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.04%) MCSA
5 1 (2.04%) MCSE
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (44.90%) NFS
2 14 (28.57%) vSphere
3 12 (24.49%) Firmware
3 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
4 10 (20.41%) XenApp
5 6 (12.24%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.08%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) NetApp OnCommand
2 4 (8.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (6.12%) FortiGate
3 3 (6.12%) vMotion
4 2 (4.08%) SnapMirror
4 2 (4.08%) SnapVault
5 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) NetApp
2 36 (73.47%) VMware
3 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
4 13 (26.53%) Citrix
5 8 (16.33%) Brocade
6 3 (6.12%) EMC
7 2 (4.08%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco
8 1 (2.04%) Google
8 1 (2.04%) IBM
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle