Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 828 810 856
Rank change year-on-year -18 +46 -81
Contract jobs citing Data ONTAP 41 20 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.021% 0.037%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 0.10% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 21
UK median daily rate £438 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £310 £285 £173
90th Percentile £475 £425 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £350 £380
% change year-on-year +23.21% -7.89% -1.94%
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 20,811 19,818 23,102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.66% 20.97% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,314 12,504 13,803
UK median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £168 £193 £188
90th Percentile £613 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +5.07% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,266 1,264 1,734
UK median hourly rate £17.07 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - +3.13%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.67 £46.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.88% -3.88% +4.90%

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 19 February 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 10 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 19 February 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 +8 39 £438 +25.00% 2
UK excluding London +16 29 £431 +23.21% 2
South East +4 25 £425 +32.81%
London -38 10 £450 +5.88%
South West - 3 £450 -
North of England +37 2 £373 +6.43% 1
North West +12 1 £525 +50.00% 1
East Midlands +1 1 £450 +38.46%
Midlands +1 1 £450 +38.46%
Yorkshire - 1 £220 -

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 40 (97.56%) NetApp
2 32 (78.05%) VMware
3 24 (58.54%) Windows
3 24 (58.54%) Linux
4 23 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (46.34%) SC Cleared
5 19 (46.34%) NFS
5 19 (46.34%) Security Cleared
6 17 (41.46%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (41.46%) ITIL
7 15 (36.59%) iSCSI
8 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
9 13 (31.71%) SAN
10 12 (29.27%) HP
10 12 (29.27%) Cisco
10 12 (29.27%) Virtual Environments
10 12 (29.27%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (26.83%) NAS
11 11 (26.83%) Veritas
11 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (26.83%) Management Information System
12 10 (24.39%) Firmware
12 10 (24.39%) SCOM
13 9 (21.95%) Backup Exec
13 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (21.95%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Office
14 8 (19.51%) Unix
14 8 (19.51%) Solaris

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
1 1 (2.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) iSCSI
2 13 (31.71%) SAN
3 11 (26.83%) NAS
4 6 (14.63%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.44%) DHCP
6 1 (2.44%) DNS
6 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) GoCD
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 7 (17.07%) Banking
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) French Language
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Storage Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) Storage Specialist
3 6 (14.63%) Consultant
3 6 (14.63%) Storage Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) NetApp Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) NetApp Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) NetApp Specialist
6 3 (7.32%) Backup Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Storage and Backup Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Applications Packager
8 1 (2.44%) Configuration Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Storage Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Unix Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) X-Windows
2 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) jQuery
2 1 (2.44%) JSP
2 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.44%) RESTful
2 1 (2.44%) Servlets
2 1 (2.44%) Spring
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Management Information System
2 8 (19.51%) EMC VMAX
2 8 (19.51%) Replication
3 7 (17.07%) EMC Centera
3 7 (17.07%) EMC VNX
3 7 (17.07%) EMC VNXe
3 7 (17.07%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.44%) CMDB
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Linux
1 24 (58.54%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (19.51%) Solaris
5 8 (19.51%) Unix
6 7 (17.07%) AIX
6 7 (17.07%) Windows 2000
7 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
9 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) ITIL
2 12 (29.27%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (29.27%) Virtual Environments
3 8 (19.51%) Change Management
3 8 (19.51%) Workflow
4 7 (17.07%) Asset Management
4 7 (17.07%) BCP
4 7 (17.07%) Break/Fix
4 7 (17.07%) Information Security
4 7 (17.07%) Investment Management
4 7 (17.07%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.20%) Service Management
6 4 (9.76%) Capacity Management
6 4 (9.76%) ITIL V3
6 4 (9.76%) ITSM
6 4 (9.76%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.88%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) Python
2 3 (7.32%) Perl
2 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.88%) C
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) SC Cleared
1 19 (46.34%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) NCDA
3 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) NCIE
3 4 (9.76%) NCSIE
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) VCP6
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) PMO
2 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (56.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (46.34%) NFS
3 17 (41.46%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (24.39%) Firmware
5 9 (21.95%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (17.07%) SRDF
6 7 (17.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
8 3 (7.32%) vSphere
9 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
9 1 (2.44%) Docker
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (2.44%) XenApp
9 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) SCOM
2 9 (21.95%) Backup Exec
3 8 (19.51%) NetApp OnCommand
4 7 (17.07%) EMC TimeFinder
4 7 (17.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (9.76%) OVSD
5 4 (9.76%) SCSM
5 4 (9.76%) SnapVault
6 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
6 2 (4.88%) SCCM
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.44%) Puppet
7 1 (2.44%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) NetApp
2 32 (78.05%) VMware
3 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
4 12 (29.27%) Cisco
4 12 (29.27%) HP
5 11 (26.83%) Veritas
6 8 (19.51%) Brocade
6 8 (19.51%) EMC
7 7 (17.07%) 3PAR
8 6 (14.63%) Symantec
9 4 (9.76%) arcserve
9 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
9 4 (9.76%) Veeam
10 2 (4.88%) Citrix
10 2 (4.88%) Oracle
11 1 (2.44%) Capita
11 1 (2.44%) Dell
11 1 (2.44%) Isilon
11 1 (2.44%) Remedy
11 1 (2.44%) SolidFire