Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 832 865 846
Rank change year-on-year +33 -19 -8
Contract jobs citing Data ONTAP 57 30 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.029% 0.047%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 30
UK median daily rate £396 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.82% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £309 £296 £338
90th Percentile £450 £502 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -6.45% +3.33% +15.38%
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 21,533 21,441 22,800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.03% 21.00% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,306 13,616 14,362
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £163 £170 £200
90th Percentile £606 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.35% +2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,464 1,306 1,316
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.43% -1.27%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £10.69
90th Percentile £47.26 £47.67 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.71 £15.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% +7.77% -3.97%

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 18 November 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 11 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 18 November 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 +33 53 £386 -12.39% 3
UK excluding London +8 49 £363 -6.45% 3
South East +1 18 £339 -15.24% 1
North of England -14 13 £375 +15.38% 2
East of England - 13 £356 -
London +5 8 £425 -5.56%
North West -9 7 £313 -40.48% 2
Yorkshire -5 4 £381 +39.91%
Scotland -10 4 £400 +3.23%
North East - 2 £375 -
South West -34 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 57 (100.00%) NetApp
2 43 (75.44%) VMware
3 37 (64.91%) Windows
4 27 (47.37%) NFS
5 26 (45.61%) Linux
6 25 (43.86%) SAN
7 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
8 22 (38.60%) iSCSI
9 19 (33.33%) NCDA
9 19 (33.33%) Finance
10 18 (31.58%) NCSIE
11 16 (28.07%) Active Directory
11 16 (28.07%) vSphere
11 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (28.07%) PowerShell
12 15 (26.32%) ITIL
13 14 (24.56%) Citrix
13 14 (24.56%) Performance Management
14 13 (22.81%) Configuration Management
15 12 (21.05%) Firmware
15 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
16 11 (19.30%) SQL
16 11 (19.30%) Workflow
16 11 (19.30%) Data Protection
16 11 (19.30%) NAS
16 11 (19.30%) NCIE
17 10 (17.54%) XenApp
17 10 (17.54%) Disaster Recovery
17 10 (17.54%) DNS
17 10 (17.54%) Payment Gateway

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 12 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 10 (17.54%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.75%) IaaS
3 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (43.86%) SAN
2 22 (38.60%) iSCSI
3 11 (19.30%) NAS
4 10 (17.54%) DNS
5 8 (14.04%) DHCP
6 6 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (5.26%) Firewall
7 3 (5.26%) Network Security
7 3 (5.26%) SMS
7 3 (5.26%) VoIP
8 2 (3.51%) FCoE
9 1 (1.75%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.75%) Big Data
3 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Financial Institution
3 4 (7.02%) Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Publishing
5 2 (3.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Storage Engineer
2 16 (28.07%) NetApp Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) NAS Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) SAN Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Storage Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (3.51%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.77%) Mainframe
2 5 (8.77%) Replication
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (3.51%) iSeries
6 1 (1.75%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 37 (64.91%) Windows
2 26 (45.61%) Linux
3 8 (14.04%) Unix
4 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.26%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) ITIL
2 14 (24.56%) Performance Management
3 13 (22.81%) Configuration Management
4 11 (19.30%) Data Protection
4 11 (19.30%) Workflow
5 10 (17.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (14.04%) Migration
7 6 (10.53%) Business Continuity
7 6 (10.53%) Change Control
8 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (7.02%) DevOps
9 4 (7.02%) Storage Management
10 3 (5.26%) Antivirus Management
11 2 (3.51%) Availability Management
11 2 (3.51%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (3.51%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 2 (3.51%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (3.51%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) PowerShell
2 11 (19.30%) SQL
3 3 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (3.51%) AWK
4 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.51%) C
4 2 (3.51%) sed
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (33.33%) NCDA
2 18 (31.58%) NCSIE
3 11 (19.30%) NCIE
4 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.51%) MCSE
6 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.75%) MCSA
7 1 (1.75%) RHCE
7 1 (1.75%) RHCT
7 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (47.37%) NFS
2 16 (28.07%) Active Directory
2 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (28.07%) vSphere
3 12 (21.05%) Firmware
4 10 (17.54%) XenApp
5 6 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.51%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) NetApp OnCommand
1 7 (12.28%) SnapVault
2 5 (8.77%) SnapMirror
2 5 (8.77%) vMotion
3 4 (7.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (5.26%) FortiGate
5 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.75%) SCCM
6 1 (1.75%) SCOM
6 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) NetApp
2 43 (75.44%) VMware
3 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
4 14 (24.56%) Citrix
5 9 (15.79%) Brocade
6 4 (7.02%) HP
7 3 (5.26%) Cisco
7 3 (5.26%) EMC
7 3 (5.26%) IBM
8 2 (3.51%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.51%) Veeam
8 2 (3.51%) Veritas
9 1 (1.75%) CommVault
9 1 (1.75%) Dell
9 1 (1.75%) Google
9 1 (1.75%) Oracle