Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 457 442 458
Rank change year-on-year -15 +16 -64
Contract jobs citing NetApp 493 519 487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.52% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 1.23% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 307 307
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £289 £225 £225
90th Percentile £538 £507 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 24 0
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.34% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 -
% change year-on-year +210.34% - -

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 42,034 42,129 43,710
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.25% 42.02% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,049 26,625 26,781
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £231 £241
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,547 1,362 1,653
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.40% +2.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.57 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.90 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.76 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.58% - -5.71%

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor 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 16 January 2019. 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 -22 466 £400 +6.67% 114
UK excluding London -8 361 £375 +1.35% 80
South East -13 138 £425 +6.25% 16
London -20 126 £425 +13.33% 40
North of England +41 96 £315 -10.00% 30
Yorkshire +37 69 £300 -17.24% 11
Midlands -30 37 £345 -1.43% 18
East of England -11 36 £363 +13.28% 6
South West -24 31 £475 +11.76% 4
North West -5 23 £350 - 18
East Midlands +7 19 £360 +2.86% 6
Scotland +2 17 £413 +3.13% 3
West Midlands -38 15 £325 +4.84% 12
Wales -9 5 £338 -15.63% 3
North East -5 4 £381 - 1
Northern Ireland +23 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 319 (64.71%) VMware
2 287 (58.22%) Windows
3 171 (34.69%) Linux
4 169 (34.28%) Active Directory
5 158 (32.05%) SAN
6 153 (31.03%) Microsoft
7 150 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 127 (25.76%) Cisco
9 121 (24.54%) EMC
10 114 (23.12%) Windows Server
11 105 (21.30%) Citrix
12 102 (20.69%) Firewall
13 101 (20.49%) Data Centre
14 98 (19.88%) Finance
15 94 (19.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 90 (18.26%) Unix
17 84 (17.04%) Amazon AWS
18 81 (16.43%) NAS
18 81 (16.43%) VMware ESXi
18 81 (16.43%) ITIL
19 80 (16.23%) HP
20 71 (14.40%) Microsoft Azure
21 66 (13.39%) Migration
22 64 (12.98%) PowerShell
23 61 (12.37%) vSphere
23 61 (12.37%) Windows Server 2012
24 60 (12.17%) Office 365
24 60 (12.17%) DevOps
25 59 (11.97%) Data ONTAP
25 59 (11.97%) Security Cleared

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 53 (10.75%) MS Exchange
2 37 (7.51%) Apache
3 34 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 30 (6.09%) Tomcat
5 26 (5.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 25 (5.07%) nginx
7 22 (4.46%) SharePoint
8 17 (3.45%) IIS
8 17 (3.45%) OpenStack
9 13 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (2.03%) Cloud Foundry
11 8 (1.62%) Skype for Business
12 5 (1.01%) JBoss
13 4 (0.81%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.81%) SAS
13 4 (0.81%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.61%) IBM Domino
14 3 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.03%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.61%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.20%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 84 (17.04%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (14.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (12.17%) Office 365
4 24 (4.87%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (4.06%) IaaS
6 13 (2.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (2.03%) PaaS
8 4 (0.81%) SaaS
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.41%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.41%) GitHub
10 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 158 (32.05%) SAN
2 102 (20.69%) Firewall
3 81 (16.43%) NAS
4 58 (11.76%) iSCSI
5 55 (11.16%) WAN
6 54 (10.95%) DNS
7 53 (10.75%) LAN
8 50 (10.14%) TCP/IP
9 28 (5.68%) VPN
10 24 (4.87%) Fibre Channel
10 24 (4.87%) Wireless
11 23 (4.67%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (4.46%) BGP
12 22 (4.46%) Internet
12 22 (4.46%) VoIP
13 21 (4.26%) DHCP
14 20 (4.06%) IPsec
14 20 (4.06%) OSPF
15 18 (3.65%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (3.65%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.67%) Hadoop
3 21 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 19 (3.85%) MySQL
5 15 (3.04%) Oracle Database
5 15 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (2.03%) Big Data
7 8 (1.62%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.41%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.20%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (4.67%) Jenkins
2 12 (2.43%) Vagrant
3 8 (1.62%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.41%) Hudson
6 1 (0.20%) CF BOSH
6 1 (0.20%) MSI
General
1 98 (19.88%) Finance
2 35 (7.10%) Banking
3 26 (5.27%) Law
4 13 (2.64%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.43%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.83%) Publishing
7 7 (1.42%) Advertising
8 5 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.61%) Legal
10 2 (0.41%) Electronics
10 2 (0.41%) Marketing
11 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.20%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) French Language
11 1 (0.20%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (18.46%) Storage Engineer
2 88 (17.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 43 (8.72%) Analyst
4 32 (6.49%) Network Engineer
5 31 (6.29%) Administrator
6 30 (6.09%) NetApp Engineer
7 27 (5.48%) Architect
7 27 (5.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 26 (5.27%) Consultant
8 26 (5.27%) VMware Engineer
9 22 (4.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 18 (3.65%) Automation Engineer
10 18 (3.65%) Server Engineer
11 17 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
11 17 (3.45%) Project Manager
12 16 (3.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 16 (3.25%) Support Engineer
13 15 (3.04%) 3rd Line Support
13 15 (3.04%) Systems Administrator
13 15 (3.04%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.43%) LAMP
1 12 (2.43%) LAPP Stack
1 12 (2.43%) LEMP Stack
2 7 (1.42%) Flash
2 7 (1.42%) Web Services
3 6 (1.22%) LDAP
3 6 (1.22%) XML
4 5 (1.01%) .NET
5 4 (0.81%) .NET Core
5 4 (0.81%) Middleware
6 3 (0.61%) HTML
6 3 (0.61%) Spring
6 3 (0.61%) XSLT
7 2 (0.41%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.41%) SOAP
8 1 (0.20%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 101 (20.49%) Data Centre
2 47 (9.53%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.07%) HP Storage
4 22 (4.46%) Clustering
5 17 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (3.25%) Mainframe
7 13 (2.64%) iSeries
7 13 (2.64%) Replication
8 12 (2.43%) PKI
9 10 (2.03%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.62%) EMC VNX
10 8 (1.62%) Enterprise Storage
10 8 (1.62%) HP StoreVirtual
11 6 (1.22%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.22%) EMC VMAX
12 5 (1.01%) FlexPod
13 4 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.81%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.81%) User Experience
13 4 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 287 (58.22%) Windows
2 171 (34.69%) Linux
3 114 (23.12%) Windows Server
4 90 (18.26%) Unix
5 61 (12.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (11.97%) Data ONTAP
7 58 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (6.49%) Solaris
9 28 (5.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 21 (4.26%) Windows 10
10 21 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (4.06%) CentOS
12 9 (1.83%) Windows 7
13 7 (1.42%) HPUX
14 6 (1.22%) AIX
15 5 (1.01%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.61%) SUSE
17 1 (0.20%) Android
17 1 (0.20%) Debian
17 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (19.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 81 (16.43%) ITIL
3 66 (13.39%) Migration
4 60 (12.17%) DevOps
5 51 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (9.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 40 (8.11%) Storage Management
8 34 (6.90%) Data Protection
8 34 (6.90%) Load Balancing
9 33 (6.69%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (5.88%) Project Management
11 25 (5.07%) Change Management
11 25 (5.07%) Configuration Management
12 23 (4.67%) Capacity Management
13 21 (4.26%) Change Control
13 21 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (4.06%) Root Cause Analysis
14 20 (4.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (3.85%) Mentoring
15 19 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 64 (12.98%) PowerShell
2 55 (11.16%) Bash Shell
3 52 (10.55%) Python
4 51 (10.34%) SQL
5 39 (7.91%) JavaScript
6 26 (5.27%) Ruby
7 23 (4.67%) Perl
8 17 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 12 (2.43%) C
9 12 (2.43%) Java
10 9 (1.83%) Go
11 7 (1.42%) C#
12 6 (1.22%) AWK
12 6 (1.22%) sed
12 6 (1.22%) VB
13 3 (0.61%) Korn
13 3 (0.61%) VBScript
14 1 (0.20%) ANSI C
14 1 (0.20%) Groovy
14 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (11.97%) Security Cleared
2 31 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (6.29%) SC Cleared
3 27 (5.48%) DV Cleared
4 26 (5.27%) CCNP
5 24 (4.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 22 (4.46%) NCDA
7 20 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (3.85%) Degree
9 18 (3.65%) NCSIE
10 16 (3.25%) MCSE
11 12 (2.43%) CCNA
11 12 (2.43%) NCIE
12 10 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
13 9 (1.83%) SNIA Certification
14 8 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.01%) MCITP
15 5 (1.01%) RHCE
16 4 (0.81%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.83%) SLA
2 3 (0.61%) QA
3 2 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.41%) GDPR
3 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.41%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.20%) FIPS 140-2
4 1 (0.20%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 169 (34.28%) Active Directory
2 150 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (16.43%) VMware ESXi
4 61 (12.37%) vSphere
5 59 (11.97%) NFS
6 44 (8.92%) XenApp
7 32 (6.49%) Docker
8 23 (4.67%) Hyper-V
9 22 (4.46%) XenDesktop
10 21 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
11 15 (3.04%) VMware Workstation
12 13 (2.64%) Firmware
13 7 (1.42%) VMware Server
14 6 (1.22%) vCloud
15 5 (1.01%) SRDF
15 5 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
16 4 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
17 3 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 3 (0.61%) Xen
17 3 (0.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 43 (8.72%) SCCM
2 38 (7.71%) Puppet
3 37 (7.51%) Ansible
3 37 (7.51%) NetBackup
4 29 (5.88%) Kubernetes
5 26 (5.27%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (3.85%) SCOM
7 18 (3.65%) McAfee ePO
8 16 (3.25%) Nagios
9 14 (2.84%) SnapVault
9 14 (2.84%) vCenter Server
9 14 (2.84%) ZABBIX
10 13 (2.64%) BladeLogic
10 13 (2.64%) ITRS Geneos
10 13 (2.64%) Microsoft Clustering
10 13 (2.64%) Rancher
10 13 (2.64%) Salt
11 12 (2.43%) Terraform
11 12 (2.43%) Tivoli
11 12 (2.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 319 (64.71%) VMware
2 153 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 127 (25.76%) Cisco
4 121 (24.54%) EMC
5 105 (21.30%) Citrix
6 80 (16.23%) HP
7 50 (10.14%) Oracle
8 40 (8.11%) IBM
8 40 (8.11%) Red Hat
9 37 (7.51%) CheckPoint
9 37 (7.51%) Google
10 34 (6.90%) Brocade
11 33 (6.69%) Isilon
12 32 (6.49%) Veritas
13 30 (6.09%) Dell
14 25 (5.07%) F5
14 25 (5.07%) SolarWinds
15 22 (4.46%) Splunk
16 21 (4.26%) McAfee
17 16 (3.25%) CommVault