Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for NCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 April 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 Certified Storage Associate - Hybrid Cloud (NCSA-HC)
UK
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 881 834 865
Rank change year-on-year -47 +31 -17
Contract jobs citing NCSA 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.005% 0.011% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
UK median daily rate - £388 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.32% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £388 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

NCSA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19,388 18,841 22,720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.17% 20.48% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,663 11,928 14,049
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £239 £252 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £386
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.76% +2.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 867 928 902
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £29.92 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.46% +4.98% +42.50%
10th Percentile £12.37 £12.00 £11.53
90th Percentile £50.35 £52.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £29.92 £32.50
% change year-on-year -16.44% -7.94% +62.50%

NCSA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for NCSA in the UK

NCSA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NCSA in the UK

NCSA
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NCSA within the UK over the 6 months to 22 April 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 -34 1 - -
London - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NCSA 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 NCSA.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VCP5
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

NCSA
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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VCP5
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) VMware