Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 25 May 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
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 860 802 809
Rank change year-on-year -58 +7 -48
Contract jobs citing Data ONTAP 28 33 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.037% 0.067%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.18% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 32
UK median daily rate £425 £344 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.64% -9.54% +4.11%
10th Percentile £359 £313 £325
90th Percentile £569 £498 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £365
% change year-on-year +30.77% -10.96% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median hourly rate £70.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21,009 18,668 23,444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.70% 20.65% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,296 11,813 14,482
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £185 £200 £205
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,354 1,123 1,385
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +5.20%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £15.56 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.96% -5.73% +4.10%

Data ONTAP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Data ONTAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data ONTAP in the UK

Data ONTAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data ONTAP in the UK

Data ONTAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data ONTAP over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data ONTAP in the UK

Data ONTAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data ONTAP in the UK

Data ONTAP
Top 8 Contract Locations

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 over the 6 months to 25 May 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
England -56 26 £425 +23.64% 2
UK excluding London -33 21 £425 +30.77% 2
South East -6 19 £425 -
London -54 5 £575 +35.29%
East Midlands -3 1 £450 +38.46%
Midlands -10 1 £450 +38.46%
Yorkshire -20 1 £385 +18.46%
North of England -26 1 £385 +18.46% 2

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 with a requirement for Data ONTAP.

1 27 (96.43%) NetApp
2 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) VMware
3 19 (67.86%) ITIL
3 19 (67.86%) iSCSI
4 18 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (64.29%) Linux
4 18 (64.29%) NFS
5 16 (57.14%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (53.57%) Virtual Environments
7 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
8 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
9 11 (39.29%) SCOM
9 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Office
10 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (32.14%) HP
11 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
11 9 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (28.57%) Service Management
12 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (25.00%) Symantec
14 6 (21.43%) arcserve
14 6 (21.43%) SAN
14 6 (21.43%) ITSM
14 6 (21.43%) OVSD
14 6 (21.43%) Backup Exec
14 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
14 6 (21.43%) Veeam

Data ONTAP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) iSCSI
2 6 (21.43%) SAN
3 5 (17.86%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) FCoE
4 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
General
1 4 (14.29%) Banking
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) French Language
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (21.43%) Storage Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) NetApp Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) NetApp Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Storage Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Storage Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Brocade Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (3.57%) EMC Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) EMC Storage Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) NetApp Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Storage Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) X-Windows
2 1 (3.57%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) EMC VMAX
2 3 (10.71%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) EMC Centera
3 2 (7.14%) EMC VNX
3 2 (7.14%) EMC VNXe
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) CMDB
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Linux
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) AIX
5 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Solaris
5 2 (7.14%) Unix
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) ITIL
2 15 (53.57%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (28.57%) Service Management
6 6 (21.43%) Capacity Management
6 6 (21.43%) ITIL V3
6 6 (21.43%) ITSM
7 5 (17.86%) Change Management
8 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 3 (10.71%) Performance Management
9 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
9 3 (10.71%) Statistics
9 3 (10.71%) Workflow
10 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
10 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
10 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
10 2 (7.14%) High Availability
10 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
10 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Perl
1 2 (7.14%) Python
1 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
1 13 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
3 4 (14.29%) NCSIE
4 3 (10.71%) NCDA
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 2 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) NFS
1 18 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (57.14%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.86%) Firmware
4 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.14%) SRDF
5 2 (7.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) SCOM
2 6 (21.43%) Backup Exec
2 6 (21.43%) OVSD
2 6 (21.43%) SCSM
3 3 (10.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (7.14%) EMC TimeFinder
4 2 (7.14%) NetApp OnCommand
4 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.57%) EMC VPLEX
5 1 (3.57%) SCCM
5 1 (3.57%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) NetApp
2 21 (75.00%) VMware
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) HP
5 7 (25.00%) Symantec
6 6 (21.43%) arcserve
6 6 (21.43%) Veeam
7 5 (17.86%) EMC
8 4 (14.29%) Brocade
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco
9 3 (10.71%) Veritas
10 2 (7.14%) 3PAR
10 2 (7.14%) Dell
10 2 (7.14%) Hitachi
10 2 (7.14%) IBM
11 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
11 1 (3.57%) Citrix
11 1 (3.57%) IronPort
11 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
11 1 (3.57%) Remedy