Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 864 820 807
Rank change year-on-year -44 -13 +8
Contract jobs citing Data ONTAP 33 38 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.040% 0.085%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.15% 0.19% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 57
UK median daily rate £424 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.35% +11.84% +16.48%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £333
90th Percentile £523 £503 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £331 £375
% change year-on-year +20.75% -11.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London 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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21,454 19,898 24,265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.82% 20.79% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,376 12,510 15,309
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £178 £190 £209
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +0.65% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,477 1,145 1,296
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.63
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +3.13%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -45 30 £424 -0.35% 4
UK excluding London -20 27 £400 +20.75% 4
East of England -6 10 £356 -35.23% 1
South East -6 9 £424 -5.89% 2
London -31 6 £430 -2.27% 1
North of England -21 4 £385 +18.46%
Scotland -41 3 £413 +6.45% 1
North West - 3 £313 -
South West -10 1 - -
Yorkshire -20 1 £385 +18.46%

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 33 (100.00%) NetApp
2 26 (78.79%) VMware
3 22 (66.67%) Windows
4 18 (54.55%) Linux
5 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
6 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (39.39%) vSphere
8 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 11 (33.33%) SAN
9 10 (30.30%) NFS
9 10 (30.30%) DNS
9 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
9 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
10 9 (27.27%) iSCSI
10 9 (27.27%) Citrix
11 8 (24.24%) DHCP
11 8 (24.24%) Finance
11 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (21.21%) XenApp
12 7 (21.21%) Brocade
12 7 (21.21%) ITIL
12 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
13 6 (18.18%) NAS
13 6 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
14 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
14 5 (15.15%) HP
14 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
14 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012

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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 8 (24.24%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) SAN
2 10 (30.30%) DNS
3 9 (27.27%) iSCSI
4 8 (24.24%) DHCP
5 6 (18.18%) NAS
6 3 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (9.09%) SMS
7 2 (6.06%) FCoE
7 2 (6.06%) Firewall
7 2 (6.06%) Network Security
7 2 (6.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.06%) Games
3 2 (6.06%) Publishing
4 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Storage Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) NAS Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) NetApp Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) NetApp Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) NetApp Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Storage Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Storage Technician
6 1 (3.03%) Brocade Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) EMC Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 2 (6.06%) Clustering
5 1 (3.03%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (3.03%) HP Storage
5 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.06%) Unix
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.12%) Service Management
3 4 (12.12%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 3 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (9.09%) Storage Management
5 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.06%) Change Control
5 2 (6.06%) Change Management
5 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.06%) ITSM
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Security Hardening
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) NCDA
2 4 (12.12%) NCSIE
2 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) NCIE
4 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (39.39%) vSphere
3 11 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 10 (30.30%) NFS
5 7 (21.21%) XenApp
6 6 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (9.09%) Firmware
7 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (9.09%) NetApp OnCommand
2 3 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.06%) FortiGate
3 2 (6.06%) OVSD
3 2 (6.06%) SCOM
3 2 (6.06%) SCSM
3 2 (6.06%) SnapVault
3 2 (6.06%) vMotion
4 1 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (3.03%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) NetApp
2 26 (78.79%) VMware
3 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 9 (27.27%) Citrix
5 7 (21.21%) Brocade
6 5 (15.15%) HP
7 4 (12.12%) Veeam
8 3 (9.09%) EMC
8 3 (9.09%) IBM
8 3 (9.09%) Veritas
9 2 (6.06%) arcserve
9 2 (6.06%) Dell
9 2 (6.06%) Hitachi
9 2 (6.06%) Symantec
10 1 (3.03%) Blue Coat
10 1 (3.03%) Cisco
10 1 (3.03%) Forcepoint
10 1 (3.03%) IronPort
10 1 (3.03%) Red Hat