Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 462 495 463
Rank change year-on-year +33 -32 -10
Contract jobs citing NetApp 266 432 488
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.44% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 1.04% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 284 298
UK median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £288 £224
90th Percentile £510 £538 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £364
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.97% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 26
UK median hourly rate £31.32 £45.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.41% +205.08% -71.08%
10th Percentile £20.90 £39.38 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £20.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £45.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -53.33% +210.34% -71.57%

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 28,923 41,637 42,265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.94% 42.37% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,730 25,750 26,570
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.74% +3.06%
10th Percentile £218 £260 £231
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,210 1,520 1,422
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - +2.34%
10th Percentile £11.99 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.75 £48.75 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -3.03%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for NetApp in the UK

NetApp
Top 14 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 23 February 2020. 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 +18 230 £375 -6.25% 92
UK excluding London +45 189 £375 -6.25% 82
London +60 70 £370 -12.94% 14
North of England +24 55 £400 +17.22% 26
South East +6 43 £400 -11.11% 12
North West +60 41 £425 +25.93% 13
Midlands +49 26 £303 -5.47% 16
Scotland +31 24 £425 - 3
East of England +44 23 £350 -9.39% 24
West Midlands +54 18 £300 - 11
Yorkshire -1 14 £400 +29.03% 9
South West +15 11 £500 +5.26%
East Midlands +33 8 £319 -1.16% 5
Wales +27 7 £463 +23.33% 1

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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.

1 179 (67.29%) VMware
2 157 (59.02%) Windows
3 118 (44.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 110 (41.35%) Cisco
5 108 (40.60%) EMC
6 103 (38.72%) Active Directory
7 89 (33.46%) Windows Server
8 83 (31.20%) Microsoft
8 83 (31.20%) SAN
9 77 (28.95%) Dell
9 77 (28.95%) Citrix
10 67 (25.19%) Linux
11 59 (22.18%) Azure
12 55 (20.68%) PowerShell
13 53 (19.92%) Finance
14 52 (19.55%) Office 365
15 51 (19.17%) HP
15 51 (19.17%) Data Centre
16 50 (18.80%) NetBackup
17 48 (18.05%) Security Cleared
18 47 (17.67%) SCCM
19 46 (17.29%) Migration
20 45 (16.92%) vSphere
20 45 (16.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 44 (16.54%) XenApp
22 40 (15.04%) DNS
23 39 (14.66%) SQL
24 38 (14.29%) SC Cleared
24 38 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
25 35 (13.16%) ITIL

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 32 (12.03%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.14%) Mattermost
3 11 (4.14%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (3.01%) IBM Notes
5 6 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.88%) IIS
7 4 (1.50%) Confluence
8 3 (1.13%) Anypoint
8 3 (1.13%) Apache
8 3 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.13%) IBM Domino
8 3 (1.13%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.13%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.13%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (4.51%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (4.14%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.38%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 59 (22.18%) Azure
2 52 (19.55%) Office 365
3 19 (7.14%) AWS
4 15 (5.64%) IaaS
5 6 (2.26%) GCP
6 5 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.88%) GitHub
6 5 (1.88%) PaaS
7 4 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.75%) Datadog
8 2 (0.75%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 83 (31.20%) SAN
2 40 (15.04%) DNS
3 33 (12.41%) Firewall
4 32 (12.03%) DHCP
5 27 (10.15%) NAS
6 18 (6.77%) Fibre Channel
6 18 (6.77%) TCP/IP
7 16 (6.02%) NetScaler
8 12 (4.51%) LAN
8 12 (4.51%) VoIP
8 12 (4.51%) VSAN
8 12 (4.51%) WAN
9 9 (3.38%) Wireless
10 8 (3.01%) iSCSI
10 8 (3.01%) VLAN
11 6 (2.26%) Skype
12 5 (1.88%) DMZ
12 5 (1.88%) Structured Cabling
12 5 (1.88%) Wireshark
13 4 (1.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.02%) MySQL
3 5 (1.88%) Big Data
3 5 (1.88%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.38%) DB2
6 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.38%) OLTP
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.38%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.50%) Fiddler
2 4 (1.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.50%) GitLab
2 4 (1.50%) JIRA
3 3 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (1.13%) Subversion
4 1 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.38%) Zephyr
General
1 53 (19.92%) Finance
2 11 (4.14%) Banking
3 9 (3.38%) Financial Institution
4 8 (3.01%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.13%) Law
5 3 (1.13%) Local Government
5 3 (1.13%) Publishing
6 2 (0.75%) Retail
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Legal
7 1 (0.38%) Military
7 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (13.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (11.65%) Storage Engineer
3 27 (10.15%) Architect
3 27 (10.15%) Consultant
4 22 (8.27%) Support Engineer
5 19 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
6 17 (6.39%) Administrator
6 17 (6.39%) Analyst
6 17 (6.39%) Storage Consultant
7 15 (5.64%) Infrastructure Architect
7 15 (5.64%) Systems Administrator
8 14 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 13 (4.89%) Infrastructure Support
10 12 (4.51%) 3rd Line Support
10 12 (4.51%) Virtualisation Engineer
11 11 (4.14%) Citrix Engineer
11 11 (4.14%) NetApp Engineer
12 10 (3.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 10 (3.76%) Storage and Backup Consultant
12 10 (3.76%) Storage and Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.89%) XML
2 8 (3.01%) LDAP
3 5 (1.88%) REST
4 4 (1.50%) .NET
5 3 (1.13%) React Native
5 3 (1.13%) X-Windows
6 2 (0.75%) Django
6 2 (0.75%) OLE
7 1 (0.38%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.38%) ADSI
7 1 (0.38%) J2EE
7 1 (0.38%) JSON
7 1 (0.38%) MAPI
7 1 (0.38%) Memcached
7 1 (0.38%) Middleware
7 1 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.38%) RAML
7 1 (0.38%) SOAP
7 1 (0.38%) Web Services
7 1 (0.38%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 51 (19.17%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.64%) Enterprise Storage
3 14 (5.26%) EMC VNX
3 14 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (3.76%) Clustering
5 8 (3.01%) CMDB
6 7 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.26%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.26%) Replication
8 5 (1.88%) User Experience
9 4 (1.50%) EMC VMAX
9 4 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.50%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.13%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.13%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.75%) BYOD
12 1 (0.38%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 157 (59.02%) Windows
2 89 (33.46%) Windows Server
3 67 (25.19%) Linux
4 35 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (11.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (8.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (5.64%) Unix
8 14 (5.26%) Windows 10
9 13 (4.89%) Solaris
10 10 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (3.38%) CentOS
12 8 (3.01%) Ubuntu
13 7 (2.63%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (1.13%) AIX
14 3 (1.13%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.75%) Fedora
15 2 (0.75%) SUSE
16 1 (0.38%) Debian
16 1 (0.38%) OpenBSD
16 1 (0.38%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (17.29%) Migration
2 45 (16.92%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 35 (13.16%) ITIL
4 30 (11.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 27 (10.15%) Configuration Management
6 24 (9.02%) Problem-Solving
7 23 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (8.65%) Problem Management
8 18 (6.77%) Change Management
8 18 (6.77%) High Availability
9 17 (6.39%) Identity Management
9 17 (6.39%) Service Management
10 16 (6.02%) DevOps
11 15 (5.64%) Business Continuity
12 14 (5.26%) Deployment Automation
12 14 (5.26%) Requirements Management
13 13 (4.89%) Test Automation
14 12 (4.51%) Security Patching
14 12 (4.51%) Storage Management
15 11 (4.14%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (20.68%) PowerShell
2 39 (14.66%) SQL
3 21 (7.89%) Python
4 15 (5.64%) Java
5 10 (3.76%) Bash Shell
6 9 (3.38%) Go
7 8 (3.01%) Ruby
8 7 (2.63%) C#
9 6 (2.26%) C
10 5 (1.88%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.50%) VBScript
12 2 (0.75%) Perl
13 1 (0.38%) PHP
13 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.38%) VB
13 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 48 (18.05%) Security Cleared
2 38 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 23 (8.65%) Degree
4 22 (8.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (6.39%) MCSE
6 13 (4.89%) DV Cleared
7 10 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (3.38%) CCNA
9 8 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (2.26%) MCITP
12 4 (1.50%) MCP
13 3 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
13 3 (1.13%) HND
13 3 (1.13%) NCDA
14 2 (0.75%) CompTIA Security+
14 2 (0.75%) NCIE
14 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.75%) RHCSA
14 2 (0.75%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.88%) QA
2 3 (1.13%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) GxP
3 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 118 (44.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 103 (38.72%) Active Directory
3 45 (16.92%) vSphere
4 44 (16.54%) XenApp
5 38 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 30 (11.28%) Hyper-V
7 14 (5.26%) Terminal Services
8 13 (4.89%) VMware NSX
9 12 (4.51%) XenDesktop
10 11 (4.14%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (3.76%) Firmware
12 8 (3.01%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (1.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (1.88%) Docker
13 5 (1.88%) NFS
13 5 (1.88%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (1.13%) Samba
14 3 (1.13%) Xen
15 2 (0.75%) NDS
15 2 (0.75%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 50 (18.80%) NetBackup
2 47 (17.67%) SCCM
3 32 (12.03%) Ansible
4 24 (9.02%) SCOM
5 16 (6.02%) Puppet
5 16 (6.02%) vRealize
6 12 (4.51%) PowerCLI
7 11 (4.14%) SnapMirror
8 9 (3.38%) Microsoft Clustering
9 8 (3.01%) HP SIM
10 7 (2.63%) Backup Exec
10 7 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
10 7 (2.63%) vCenter Server
10 7 (2.63%) WSUS
11 5 (1.88%) HP Data Protector
11 5 (1.88%) Kubernetes
11 5 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (1.88%) SCOrch
11 5 (1.88%) ZABBIX
12 4 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 179 (67.29%) VMware
2 110 (41.35%) Cisco
3 108 (40.60%) EMC
4 83 (31.20%) Microsoft
5 77 (28.95%) Citrix
5 77 (28.95%) Dell
6 51 (19.17%) HP
7 32 (12.03%) Veritas
8 27 (10.15%) Brocade
9 24 (9.02%) Red Hat
10 21 (7.89%) IBM
11 20 (7.52%) Oracle
12 19 (7.14%) MuleSoft
13 14 (5.26%) SolarWinds
14 12 (4.51%) CommVault
14 12 (4.51%) F5
15 11 (4.14%) Hitachi
15 11 (4.14%) Ivanti
15 11 (4.14%) Splunk
15 11 (4.14%) Symantec