Period
to 16 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 605 610 629
Rank change year-on-year +5 +19 +25
Contract jobs citing Data ONTAP 50 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.094% 0.066% 0.028%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.42% 0.31% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 8
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% +21.43% +16.86%
10th Percentile £307 £316 £338
90th Percentile £450 £475 £400
UK median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £70.00 -
% change year-on-year -46.43% - -

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 11,780 10,885 11,449
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 22.26% 20.99% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,737 6,311 6,699
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.07%
10th Percentile £145 £150 £163
90th Percentile £550 £550 £527
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £401
% change year-on-year - +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,062 952 1,042
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.75 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.49% +5.68% -3.94%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -8 20 £350 -17.65%
North of England +6 12 £375 +0.67%
East of England - 11 £356 - 3
North West +2 6 £400 -23.81%
Scotland +2 4 £400 +3.23%
Yorkshire -9 4 £381 +73.30%
East Midlands +15 2 £320 -28.89%
Midlands -5 2 £320 -28.89% 1
North East - 2 £375 -
South West -31 1 £225 -50.00%
Data ONTAP
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 50 (100.00%) NetApp
2 32 (64.00%) VMware
3 27 (54.00%) Windows
4 23 (46.00%) SAN
5 22 (44.00%) NFS
6 20 (40.00%) NCDA
7 18 (36.00%) iSCSI
7 18 (36.00%) Linux
7 18 (36.00%) NCSIE
8 16 (32.00%) Configuration Management
9 15 (30.00%) Finance
9 15 (30.00%) ITIL
10 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
10 14 (28.00%) Performance Management
11 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
11 12 (24.00%) vSphere
11 12 (24.00%) SQL
11 12 (24.00%) Firmware
12 11 (22.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (22.00%) Workflow
12 11 (22.00%) Citrix
12 11 (22.00%) NCIE
12 11 (22.00%) Data Protection
13 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
14 9 (18.00%) NAS
14 9 (18.00%) Brocade
15 8 (16.00%) XenApp
15 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (16.00%) Active Directory

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 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.00%) SAN
2 18 (36.00%) iSCSI
3 9 (18.00%) NAS
4 6 (12.00%) DHCP
4 6 (12.00%) DNS
4 6 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (6.00%) Firewall
5 3 (6.00%) Network Security
5 3 (6.00%) SMS
5 3 (6.00%) VoIP
6 1 (2.00%) FCoE
6 1 (2.00%) InfiniBand
6 1 (2.00%) IPv4
6 1 (2.00%) PuTTY
6 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.00%) SSH
6 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.00%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Storage Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) NetApp Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) NAS Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) SAN Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Administrator
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Storage Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.00%) DBA
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.00%) Storage Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.00%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) EMC VNX
5 2 (4.00%) iSeries
5 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) Clustering
6 1 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Linux
3 7 (14.00%) Unix
4 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.00%) AIX
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Configuration Management
2 15 (30.00%) ITIL
3 14 (28.00%) Performance Management
4 11 (22.00%) Data Protection
4 11 (22.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (22.00%) Workflow
5 8 (16.00%) Migration
6 7 (14.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (12.00%) Change Control
8 4 (8.00%) DevOps
9 3 (6.00%) Antivirus Management
10 2 (4.00%) Build Automation
10 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (4.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (4.00%) Storage Management
10 2 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) NCDA
2 18 (36.00%) NCSIE
3 11 (22.00%) NCIE
4 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 22 (44.00%) NFS
2 12 (24.00%) Firmware
2 12 (24.00%) vSphere
3 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (16.00%) XenApp
5 6 (12.00%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.00%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) NetApp OnCommand
2 4 (8.00%) SnapMirror
2 4 (8.00%) SnapVault
2 4 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (6.00%) FortiGate
3 3 (6.00%) vMotion
4 1 (2.00%) Ganglia
4 1 (2.00%) Nagios
4 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) NetApp
2 32 (64.00%) VMware
3 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (22.00%) Citrix
5 9 (18.00%) Brocade
6 5 (10.00%) EMC
7 4 (8.00%) IBM
8 3 (6.00%) Oracle
9 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
9 2 (4.00%) Cisco
9 2 (4.00%) Hitachi
10 1 (2.00%) Google
10 1 (2.00%) HP
10 1 (2.00%) Intel
10 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds