Period
to 4 August 2021

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 4 August 2021 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
4 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 739 562 839
Rank change year-on-year -177 +277 +55
Contract jobs citing Data ONTAP 27 2 23
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.006% 0.025%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 0.029% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 15
10th Percentile £396 " £361
25th Percentile £401 " £384
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £426 £500 £425
Median % change year-on-year -14.75% +17.65% +6.25%
75th Percentile £445 " £477
90th Percentile £574 " £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - £425

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 11,211 6,903 18,549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.43% 19.27% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,402 4,550 11,894
10th Percentile £185 £158 £153
25th Percentile £350 £313 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £438 £425
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -
75th Percentile £575 £538 £538
90th Percentile £656 £630 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 407 1,152
10th Percentile £11.92 £12.00 £11.17
25th Percentile £13.25 £14.00 £13.05
Median hourly rate £17.34 £18.50 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -6.30% +5.71% +2.94%
75th Percentile £42.00 £32.50 £37.13
90th Percentile £60.50 £47.83 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.12 £17.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -7.91% +8.02% +1.25%

Data ONTAP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data ONTAP in the UK

Data ONTAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data ONTAP.

Daily rate trend for Data ONTAP in the UK

Data ONTAP
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data ONTAP over the 6 months to 4 August 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Data ONTAP in the UK

Data ONTAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data ONTAP.

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 4 August 2021. 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
UK excluding London - 24 £425 - 5
Scotland - 21 £425 - 2
England -160 11 £400 -20.00% 3
South East - 7 £400 -
London -154 3 £750 +50.00%
North of England - 1 £300 - 3
Work from Home - 1 £300 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £300 - 1

For the 6 months to 4 August 2021, 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 (100.00%) NetApp
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
2 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (74.07%) VMware ESXi
2 20 (74.07%) SnapMirror
3 19 (70.37%) SnapVault
3 19 (70.37%) Veeam
3 19 (70.37%) PowerShell
3 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
4 18 (66.67%) SC Cleared
5 14 (51.85%) SAN
6 7 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (25.93%) Social Skills
7 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) NAS
9 4 (14.81%) Azure
9 4 (14.81%) Migration
9 4 (14.81%) Windows
9 4 (14.81%) Ansible
10 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (11.11%) GCP
10 3 (11.11%) Documentation Skills
10 3 (11.11%) Storage Management
10 3 (11.11%) Decision-Making
10 3 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (11.11%) Solaris
10 3 (11.11%) Linux
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle
10 3 (11.11%) Unix
10 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery

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 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Azure
2 3 (11.11%) GCP
3 2 (7.41%) AWS
4 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) SAN
2 5 (18.52%) NAS
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) InfluxDB
1 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
General
1 7 (25.93%) Social Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Documentation Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Storage Engineer
2 17 (62.96%) Network Engineer
3 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cloud Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) NAS Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) NetApp Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) SAN Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (3.70%) LDAP
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Solaris
2 3 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Decision-Making
4 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.11%) Kanban
4 3 (11.11%) Storage Management
5 2 (7.41%) Architectural Design
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Automation
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) Security Hardening
6 1 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.70%) Data Sharing
6 1 (3.70%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Maintenance
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Proactive Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
2 2 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 18 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (7.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) VMware ESXi
1 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.41%) NFS
3 2 (7.41%) Samba
4 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (74.07%) SnapMirror
2 19 (70.37%) SnapVault
3 4 (14.81%) Ansible
4 2 (7.41%) Avamar
4 2 (7.41%) Consul
4 2 (7.41%) Grafana
4 2 (7.41%) HAProxy
4 2 (7.41%) Nagios
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (7.41%) StackStorm
4 2 (7.41%) Terraform
5 1 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) NetApp
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 19 (70.37%) Veeam
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (7.41%) CommVault
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
6 1 (3.70%) IronPort
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.70%) Veritas