The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of NetApp products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NetApp over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Network Appliance Corporation.

NetApp
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 370 336 282
Rank change year-on-year -34 -54  
Contract jobs citing NetApp 226 357 439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.67% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 1.50% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 242 287
Median daily rate £370 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.91% +13.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £370 £343
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.02%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 4
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.82% -12.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.22 £17.25 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.65 £24.80 £42.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year +26.82% -12.76%  

NetApp is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20268 23841 24920
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.79% 44.93% 44.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12304 14686 14597
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 703 813 1122
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +5.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing NetApp as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for NetApp in the UK

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NetApp in the UK

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetApp over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetApp in the UK

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetApp in the UK

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetApp over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for NetApp in the UK

NetApp
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -45 216 £375 -6.25% 34
London -80 83 £380 -7.87% 10
South East +13 43 £400 +6.66% 8
Yorkshire +18 19 £345 +4.15% 7
West Midlands +30 18 £296 -32.28% 3
East Midlands -3 14 £319 -8.92% 2
South West -1 13 £375 -4.45% 1
East of England -6 12 £340 -9.33% 1
City of London -15 12 £425 -9.33% 3
Surrey -5 11 £450 +12.50% 1
North West +29 9 £438 +37.25% 2
West Sussex +27 9 £300 -7.69% 2
South Yorkshire +9 9 £325 -38.09% 2
Milton Keynes -11 9 £400 -3.61% 2
Buckinghamshire -14 9 £400 - 2
Hampshire +11 7 £400 -23.80%
Cambridgeshire +8 7 £325 -
Hertfordshire 0 7 £428 +6.87% 1
Crawley - 7 £300 -
North East +59 6 - -
Birmingham +18 6 £300 -36.84%
Epsom -4 6 £413 - 1
West Yorkshire +10 5 £450 +38.46% 4
Wiltshire +9 5 £600 +84.61%
Leeds +7 5 £450 +38.46% 1
Northampton +7 5 £338 -32.50% 1
Swindon +6 5 £600 +84.61%
Northamptonshire -1 5 £338 -15.62% 1
Wales -3 5 £350 +7.69% 2
Leicestershire -7 5 £173 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NetApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for NetApp.

1 256 (57.14%) Windows
2 231 (51.56%) VMware
3 166 (37.05%) SAN
4 165 (36.83%) Active Directory
5 153 (34.15%) Cisco
6 142 (31.70%) Microsoft
7 138 (30.80%) VMware Infrastructure
8 134 (29.91%) Linux
9 121 (27.01%) Windows Server
10 100 (22.32%) Data Centre
11 93 (20.76%) EMC
12 91 (20.31%) NAS
13 90 (20.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 90 (20.09%) Windows Server 2012
14 86 (19.20%) Finance
15 82 (18.30%) HP
16 80 (17.86%) MS Exchange
16 80 (17.86%) ITIL
17 78 (17.41%) Migration
18 74 (16.52%) Unix
18 74 (16.52%) Citrix
19 73 (16.29%) Firewall
20 72 (16.07%) SQL Server
21 65 (14.51%) IBM
22 64 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
22 64 (14.29%) PowerShell
23 63 (14.06%) Hyper-V
24 61 (13.62%) Oracle
25 60 (13.39%) DNS
26 58 (12.95%) Red Hat

NetApp
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 80 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 47 (10.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (4.69%) Skype for Business
5 16 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 14 (3.13%) Apache
7 10 (2.23%) IIS
8 9 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (1.79%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.56%) JBoss
11 6 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (1.12%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.45%) MediaWiki
14 2 (0.45%) Oracle Coherence
14 2 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.34%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (1.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.45%) Primavera
3 2 (0.45%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.22%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (5.58%) Office 365
3 17 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.34%) IaaS
4 6 (1.34%) PaaS
4 6 (1.34%) SaaS
5 4 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.67%) Dropbox
6 3 (0.67%) Google Drive
6 3 (0.67%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.22%) G Suite
8 1 (0.22%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 166 (37.05%) SAN
2 91 (20.31%) NAS
3 73 (16.29%) Firewall
4 60 (13.39%) DNS
5 48 (10.71%) LAN
6 46 (10.27%) WAN
7 45 (10.04%) DHCP
8 30 (6.70%) LDAP
8 30 (6.70%) TCP/IP
9 24 (5.36%) VoIP
10 23 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
11 21 (4.69%) iSCSI
12 20 (4.46%) VLAN
13 16 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
14 14 (3.13%) Network Security
14 14 (3.13%) SMTP
15 13 (2.90%) SSH
16 12 (2.68%) VPN
17 11 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
18 10 (2.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 13 (2.90%) InterSystems Cache
4 11 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.12%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.89%) DB2
7 4 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.67%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.67%) MySQL
8 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.45%) DB2 UDB
9 2 (0.45%) HBase
9 2 (0.45%) OLTP
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (0.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.22%) GoCD
3 1 (0.22%) MSI
General
1 86 (19.20%) Finance
2 28 (6.25%) Banking
3 15 (3.35%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.23%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.34%) Back Office
5 6 (1.34%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.34%) Legal
6 5 (1.12%) Electronics
6 5 (1.12%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.12%) Local Government
7 4 (0.89%) Law
7 4 (0.89%) Military
8 3 (0.67%) Billing
8 3 (0.67%) Publishing
9 2 (0.45%) Retail
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (13.39%) Architect
2 47 (10.49%) Analyst
2 47 (10.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 45 (10.04%) Administrator
4 40 (8.93%) Storage Engineer
5 33 (7.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 30 (6.70%) Infrastructure Architect
7 24 (5.36%) NetApp Engineer
8 23 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
9 22 (4.91%) Consultant
9 22 (4.91%) DBA
9 22 (4.91%) Server Engineer
10 21 (4.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 18 (4.02%) Systems Administrator
12 17 (3.79%) Support Analyst
12 17 (3.79%) Technical Architect
13 16 (3.57%) Active Directory Engineer
13 16 (3.57%) Storage Specialist
13 16 (3.57%) Support Engineer
14 14 (3.13%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.90%) XML
2 5 (1.12%) REST
2 5 (1.12%) SOAP
2 5 (1.12%) Web Services
3 4 (0.89%) Flash
3 4 (0.89%) HTML
3 4 (0.89%) Middleware
3 4 (0.89%) WAP
3 4 (0.89%) XSLT
4 3 (0.67%) COM
4 3 (0.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (0.67%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (0.45%) Memcached
5 2 (0.45%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.22%) .NET
6 1 (0.22%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.22%) J2EE
6 1 (0.22%) Java SE
6 1 (0.22%) JSP
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 100 (22.32%) Data Centre
2 35 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (6.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 29 (6.47%) Replication
5 21 (4.69%) EMC VNX
5 21 (4.69%) FlexPod
6 20 (4.46%) Clustering
6 20 (4.46%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.23%) Blackberry
7 10 (2.23%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (2.23%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.79%) Fat Client
8 8 (1.79%) Private Cloud
8 8 (1.79%) Thin Client
9 7 (1.56%) CLARiiON
9 7 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (1.56%) Symmetrix DMX
10 6 (1.34%) Derivative
10 6 (1.34%) EMC VMAX
10 6 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 256 (57.14%) Windows
2 134 (29.91%) Linux
3 121 (27.01%) Windows Server
4 90 (20.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 90 (20.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (16.52%) Unix
6 58 (12.95%) Solaris
7 53 (11.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (7.14%) Data ONTAP
9 30 (6.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (6.03%) Windows 7
11 20 (4.46%) CentOS
12 16 (3.57%) AIX
13 10 (2.23%) SUSE
14 6 (1.34%) Windows 8
15 5 (1.12%) Debian
15 5 (1.12%) HPUX
15 5 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (1.12%) Ubuntu
15 5 (1.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (17.86%) ITIL
2 78 (17.41%) Migration
3 64 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 30 (6.70%) Load Balancing
5 29 (6.47%) Service Management
6 24 (5.36%) Configuration Management
7 22 (4.91%) ITIL V3
8 21 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
8 21 (4.69%) Change Management
8 21 (4.69%) High Availability
9 20 (4.46%) Capacity Management
9 20 (4.46%) DevOps
9 20 (4.46%) Project Management
10 18 (4.02%) Security Patching
11 16 (3.57%) Problem Management
12 15 (3.35%) Server Virtualisation
13 14 (3.13%) Network Design
14 13 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (2.90%) Asset Management
14 13 (2.90%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 64 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 55 (12.28%) SQL
3 48 (10.71%) Perl
4 39 (8.71%) Python
5 18 (4.02%) Shell Script
6 17 (3.79%) Bash Shell
6 17 (3.79%) VBScript
7 15 (3.35%) Ruby
8 14 (3.13%) Java
9 12 (2.68%) Korn
10 4 (0.89%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.67%) C
12 2 (0.45%) AWK
12 2 (0.45%) VB
13 1 (0.22%) C#
13 1 (0.22%) Go
Qualifications
1 49 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (9.82%) Security Cleared
3 35 (7.81%) Degree
4 33 (7.37%) MCSE
4 33 (7.37%) SC Cleared
5 23 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (3.13%) MCSA
7 14 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (2.90%) CCNA
9 10 (2.23%) MCITP
10 9 (2.01%) CCNP
11 8 (1.79%) DV Cleared
11 8 (1.79%) NCDA
12 7 (1.56%) NCIE
13 6 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.89%) CCIE
14 4 (0.89%) MCP
14 4 (0.89%) NCSA
15 3 (0.67%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.58%) SLA
2 11 (2.46%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.34%) PA-DSS
4 4 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.22%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.22%) JSP 440
System Software
1 165 (36.83%) Active Directory
2 138 (30.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (14.06%) Hyper-V
4 53 (11.83%) VMware ESXi
5 42 (9.38%) vSphere
6 36 (8.04%) NFS
6 36 (8.04%) XenApp
7 25 (5.58%) Virtual Servers
8 23 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (3.57%) SRDF
9 16 (3.57%) Veritas File System
10 13 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
10 13 (2.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 10 (2.23%) Terminal Services
11 10 (2.23%) vCloud
12 9 (2.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 8 (1.79%) BitLocker
13 8 (1.79%) XenDesktop
14 7 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 54 (12.05%) NetBackup
2 35 (7.81%) SCCM
3 26 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (5.36%) Puppet
5 19 (4.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 18 (4.02%) Nagios
7 17 (3.79%) Ansible
8 16 (3.57%) SCOM
8 16 (3.57%) vCenter Server
9 15 (3.35%) Norton AntiVirus
10 11 (2.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 11 (2.46%) vRealize
11 10 (2.23%) NetApp OnCommand
12 9 (2.01%) Salt
12 9 (2.01%) SnapMirror
13 8 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
13 8 (1.79%) SCVMM
13 8 (1.79%) WSUS
14 7 (1.56%) EMC Navisphere
14 7 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 231 (51.56%) VMware
2 153 (34.15%) Cisco
3 142 (31.70%) Microsoft
4 93 (20.76%) EMC
5 82 (18.30%) HP
6 74 (16.52%) Citrix
7 65 (14.51%) IBM
8 61 (13.62%) Oracle
9 58 (12.95%) Red Hat
10 42 (9.38%) Brocade
11 30 (6.70%) 3PAR
11 30 (6.70%) Dell
12 29 (6.47%) Symantec
12 29 (6.47%) Veritas
13 28 (6.25%) CommVault
14 26 (5.80%) F5
15 16 (3.57%) CheckPoint
15 16 (3.57%) Sun
16 14 (3.13%) Hitachi
16 14 (3.13%) Sybase
South Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Rate: 400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-Net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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