Period
to 27 January 2022

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 6 months to 27 January 2022 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
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 628 471 483
Rank change year-on-year -157 +12 +7
Contract jobs citing NetApp 207 131 288
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.31% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 0.72% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 103 164
10th Percentile £352 £300 £255
25th Percentile £413 £350 £305
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £450 £406
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +10.77% +1.56%
75th Percentile £569 £506 £469
90th Percentile £600 £621 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £420
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.79% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 11
10th Percentile £12.10 £31.15 -
25th Percentile £12.25 £31.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate £13.50 £32.50 £23.75
Median % change year-on-year -58.46% +36.84% -47.22%
75th Percentile £42.20 £37.00 £46.88
90th Percentile £48.50 £39.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £32.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -61.54% +54.76% -53.33%

NetApp is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 34,221 18,093 30,610
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.97% 42.62% 42.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,476 11,574 19,424
10th Percentile £270 £250 £215
25th Percentile £406 £363 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £460 £450
Median % change year-on-year +11.41% +2.22% -
75th Percentile £613 £563 £550
90th Percentile £700 £646 £644
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 930 626 1,259
10th Percentile £11.30 £11.12 £11.80
25th Percentile £14.25 £15.00 £14.38
Median hourly rate £20.09 £24.75 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year -18.82% +32.35% +6.89%
75th Percentile £44.01 £47.50 £35.61
90th Percentile £60.05 £60.63 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £21.14 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.86% +20.81% +6.87%

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for NetApp in the UK

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for NetApp in the UK

NetApp
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing NetApp over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for NetApp in the UK

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Hourly rate trend for NetApp in the UK

NetApp
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing NetApp over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for NetApp in the UK

NetApp
Top 16 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 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -139 156 £500 +11.11% 61
UK excluding London -95 98 £450 +5.26% 42
London -150 68 £550 +29.41% 21
Work from Home -125 52 £513 +7.33% 8
South East -68 20 £495 +1.54% 8
Midlands -50 17 £433 +19.31% 9
South West -40 16 £425 +12.58% 2
Scotland -56 14 £428 +3.64% 1
East of England -36 12 £400 +28.00% 18
North of England -55 12 £500 +42.86% 3
East Midlands -20 11 £440 +3.53% 3
North West -48 10 £375 +7.14% 2
Wales -21 6 £500 +5.26% 1
West Midlands -45 5 £338 +12.50% 6
Yorkshire - 2 £500 - 1
Northern Ireland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing NetApp 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 NetApp.

1 109 (52.66%) VMware
2 104 (50.24%) Windows
3 82 (39.61%) Linux
4 79 (38.16%) Cisco
5 77 (37.20%) Active Directory
6 73 (35.27%) Microsoft
7 65 (31.40%) Azure
8 55 (26.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 53 (25.60%) DNS
10 52 (25.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 49 (23.67%) SAN
11 49 (23.67%) Firewall
12 48 (23.19%) ITIL
12 48 (23.19%) PowerShell
13 45 (21.74%) Windows Server
14 41 (19.81%) NFS
15 39 (18.84%) HP
16 36 (17.39%) WAN
16 36 (17.39%) Oracle
16 36 (17.39%) Unix
17 35 (16.91%) Data Centre
17 35 (16.91%) Security Cleared
17 35 (16.91%) Microsoft 365
18 34 (16.43%) Migration
19 33 (15.94%) Citrix
19 33 (15.94%) DevOps
19 33 (15.94%) Terraform
19 33 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
20 32 (15.46%) EMC
21 31 (14.98%) 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 24 (11.59%) MS Exchange
2 19 (9.18%) Apache
3 14 (6.76%) IIS
4 13 (6.28%) SharePoint
5 11 (5.31%) nginx
5 11 (5.31%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.38%) Confluence
7 4 (1.93%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.45%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (7.25%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.86%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 65 (31.40%) Azure
2 35 (16.91%) Microsoft 365
3 22 (10.63%) AWS
4 18 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 16 (7.73%) IaaS
6 15 (7.25%) GCP
7 13 (6.28%) PaaS
8 11 (5.31%) SaaS
9 10 (4.83%) Azure App Service
9 10 (4.83%) Azure Monitor
9 10 (4.83%) Azure Pipelines
9 10 (4.83%) Azure Storage
9 10 (4.83%) SonarCloud
10 7 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (2.42%) Nutanix
11 5 (2.42%) Rubrik
12 3 (1.45%) Power Automate
12 3 (1.45%) Power Platform
13 1 (0.48%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 53 (25.60%) DNS
2 49 (23.67%) Firewall
2 49 (23.67%) SAN
3 36 (17.39%) WAN
4 27 (13.04%) NAS
5 26 (12.56%) TCP/IP
6 20 (9.66%) iSCSI
6 20 (9.66%) SSL
7 19 (9.18%) DHCP
8 13 (6.28%) Fibre Channel
9 12 (5.80%) HTTP
9 12 (5.80%) Internet
9 12 (5.80%) LAN
9 12 (5.80%) NetScaler
10 10 (4.83%) VLAN
11 8 (3.86%) VPN
11 8 (3.86%) VSAN
12 7 (3.38%) FTP
12 7 (3.38%) Wireless
13 6 (2.90%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.35%) MySQL
3 4 (1.93%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.45%) InfluxDB
4 3 (1.45%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.45%) Redis
4 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2017
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.97%) Power BI
6 1 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.48%) Data Vault
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (9.18%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.31%) JIRA
3 10 (4.83%) SonarQube
4 4 (1.93%) GitLab
4 4 (1.93%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.97%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.97%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.48%) Subversion
6 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (13.53%) Finance
2 22 (10.63%) Social Skills
3 21 (10.14%) Public Sector
4 12 (5.80%) Organisational Skills
5 11 (5.31%) Banking
6 9 (4.35%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.42%) Automotive
8 4 (1.93%) Back Office
8 4 (1.93%) Documentation Skills
9 3 (1.45%) Publishing
10 2 (0.97%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.97%) Marketing
11 1 (0.48%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.48%) German Language
11 1 (0.48%) Hungarian Language
11 1 (0.48%) Lithuanian Language
11 1 (0.48%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.48%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (13.53%) Consultant
3 26 (12.56%) Architect
4 20 (9.66%) Administrator
5 18 (8.70%) Storage Engineer
6 11 (5.31%) Network Engineer
6 11 (5.31%) Technical Architect
6 11 (5.31%) VMware Engineer
7 10 (4.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 10 (4.83%) Azure DevOps
8 9 (4.35%) Analyst
8 9 (4.35%) Server Engineer
9 8 (3.86%) Azure Consultant
9 8 (3.86%) DevOps Consultant
9 8 (3.86%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 8 (3.86%) Storage Architect
9 8 (3.86%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (3.38%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (3.38%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.83%) JSON
1 10 (4.83%) YAML
2 8 (3.86%) Flash
2 8 (3.86%) LDAP
3 7 (3.38%) REST
4 4 (1.93%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.45%) ADO
5 3 (1.45%) Web Services
6 2 (0.97%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.48%) .NET
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.91%) Data Centre
2 23 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 16 (7.73%) Clustering
3 16 (7.73%) Linux Command Line
4 14 (6.76%) Replication
5 11 (5.31%) PKI
6 9 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (3.86%) FlexPod
7 8 (3.86%) Legacy Applications
8 7 (3.38%) EMC VMAX
9 6 (2.90%) IBM Storwize
10 5 (2.42%) NHS
10 5 (2.42%) Private Cloud
11 4 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.93%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.93%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.93%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 3 (1.45%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.45%) Symmetrix
12 3 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 104 (50.24%) Windows
2 82 (39.61%) Linux
3 45 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 36 (17.39%) Unix
5 25 (12.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (12.08%) Windows Server 2019
6 23 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
6 23 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (11.11%) Windows Server 2016
7 19 (9.18%) Windows 10
8 12 (5.80%) Solaris
9 11 (5.31%) HPUX
9 11 (5.31%) VMS
9 11 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (3.86%) Windows 7
11 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (2.42%) AIX
12 5 (2.42%) Windows 2000
13 4 (1.93%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.97%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 48 (23.19%) ITIL
3 34 (16.43%) Migration
4 33 (15.94%) DevOps
4 33 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (14.98%) Load Balancing
6 27 (13.04%) Infrastructure as Code
7 21 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (9.66%) CI/CD
9 18 (8.70%) Open Source
9 18 (8.70%) Service Delivery
10 17 (8.21%) Storage Management
11 15 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (7.25%) Server Management
12 14 (6.76%) Problem Management
13 13 (6.28%) Architectural Design
14 12 (5.80%) RBAC
15 11 (5.31%) High Availability
16 10 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (4.83%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 48 (23.19%) PowerShell
2 31 (14.98%) SQL
3 21 (10.14%) Bash
3 21 (10.14%) Python
4 12 (5.80%) Shell Script
5 7 (3.38%) VBScript
6 6 (2.90%) Perl
7 3 (1.45%) C
7 3 (1.45%) PHP
8 2 (0.97%) Go
8 2 (0.97%) Groovy
8 2 (0.97%) Java
8 2 (0.97%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (16.91%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.76%) DV Cleared
4 13 (6.28%) Degree
5 8 (3.86%) MCP
6 6 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.42%) MCSE
7 5 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.93%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.93%) VCAP
9 3 (1.45%) CCIE
9 3 (1.45%) CCNA
9 3 (1.45%) NCIE
10 2 (0.97%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.97%) CCNP
10 2 (0.97%) HND
10 2 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.97%) VCP6
11 1 (0.48%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.80%) QA
2 8 (3.86%) SLA
3 3 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 77 (37.20%) Active Directory
2 55 (26.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (19.81%) NFS
4 24 (11.59%) vSphere
5 17 (8.21%) Virtual Machines
6 16 (7.73%) Hyper-V
7 15 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (4.35%) Firmware
9 8 (3.86%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (3.86%) VMware NSX
9 8 (3.86%) XenApp
10 5 (2.42%) KVM
11 4 (1.93%) Docker
11 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (1.45%) BitLocker
12 3 (1.45%) Squid
13 2 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.97%) Samba
13 2 (0.97%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.97%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 33 (15.94%) Terraform
2 29 (14.01%) Ansible
3 16 (7.73%) Kubernetes
3 16 (7.73%) NetBackup
3 16 (7.73%) SCCM
4 15 (7.25%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 14 (6.76%) WSUS
6 12 (5.80%) vCenter Server
7 11 (5.31%) FortiGate
7 11 (5.31%) vRealize
8 8 (3.86%) VxRail
9 7 (3.38%) SnapMirror
9 7 (3.38%) SnapVault
9 7 (3.38%) SolarWinds Orion
10 6 (2.90%) Grafana
10 6 (2.90%) MobiControl
10 6 (2.90%) Puppet
11 5 (2.42%) Microsoft Clustering
11 5 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (1.93%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 109 (52.66%) VMware
2 79 (38.16%) Cisco
3 73 (35.27%) Microsoft
4 39 (18.84%) HP
5 36 (17.39%) Oracle
6 33 (15.94%) Citrix
7 32 (15.46%) EMC
8 31 (14.98%) Red Hat
9 26 (12.56%) Dell
10 23 (11.11%) F5
11 22 (10.63%) Brocade
12 20 (9.66%) IBM
13 19 (9.18%) Veeam
14 17 (8.21%) CheckPoint
15 14 (6.76%) Isilon
16 13 (6.28%) Palo Alto
16 13 (6.28%) Veritas
17 12 (5.80%) Google
17 12 (5.80%) SolarWinds
18 11 (5.31%) McAfee