Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for NCIE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 15 October 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 Certified Implementation Engineer (NCIE)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 657 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +690
Contract jobs citing NCIE 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.020% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.097% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 - -
UK median daily rate £323 £400 -
% change year-on-year -19.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

NCIE is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 11,372 10,688 14,257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 20.74% 20.66% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,317 6,131 8,695
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.17% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 750 715 716
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.27% +9.09% +13.55%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +17.65%

NCIE
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for NCIE in the UK excluding London

NCIE
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 NCIE in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for NCIE in the UK excluding London

NCIE
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 NCIE within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 15 October 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 - 10 £320 - 2
North of England - 1 £325 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £325 - 2
NCIE
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NCIE 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 NCIE.

1 11 (100.00%) NetApp
1 11 (100.00%) NCDA
2 10 (90.91%) Data ONTAP
2 10 (90.91%) iSCSI
2 10 (90.91%) Data Protection
2 10 (90.91%) NFS
2 10 (90.91%) SAN
2 10 (90.91%) Workflow
2 10 (90.91%) NCSIE
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity
4 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
4 6 (54.55%) Firmware
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Change Control
4 6 (54.55%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (54.55%) Performance Management
5 4 (36.36%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) XenApp
7 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
7 1 (9.09%) Veeam
7 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (9.09%) vSphere
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 1 (9.09%) Office 365
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012

NCIE
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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) iSCSI
1 10 (90.91%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) NetApp Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Storage Engineer
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Data ONTAP
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Data Protection
1 10 (90.91%) Workflow
2 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity
2 6 (54.55%) Change Control
2 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
2 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) NCDA
2 10 (90.91%) NCSIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCA
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) NFS
2 6 (54.55%) Firmware
2 6 (54.55%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) NetApp
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam