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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NetApp
UK
Rank 371 302 310
Rank change year-on-year -69 +8  
Contract jobs citing NetApp 218 393 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.74% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 1.69% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 257 223
Median daily rate £352 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.45% -2.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £269 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -16.12% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 8
Median hourly rate £88.00 £50.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.00% +112.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.40 £19.20 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.60 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 £50.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +2.00% +104.08%  

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 19813 23266 24403
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.11% 43.71% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12248 14093 13817
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 710 807 1038
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

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 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetApp in the UK

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -76 204 £375 -3.22% 51
London -46 75 £425 +6.91% 24
South East -47 44 £330 -17.50% 5
West Midlands +24 18 £425 +26.86%
South West -16 17 £250 -33.33% 1
City of London -19 17 £425 - 8
North West +13 16 £350 +9.37% 9
Hampshire +9 14 £330 -47.20% 3
Yorkshire +13 13 £406 +62.50% 1
Surrey -15 11 £475 +11.76% 1
Berkshire +12 10 £289 -20.34% 1
East Midlands -2 10 £300 -15.78% 8
Bristol -7 10 £352 -6.13%
Scotland +29 9 £250 -39.13% 2
Manchester +5 9 £375 +50.00% 3
Hook - 8 £315 - 1
South Yorkshire 0 7 £325 -38.09%
East of England -14 7 £300 -22.58% 1
Birmingham +5 6 £425 -
Gloucestershire +10 5 £205 -
Gloucester +3 5 £205 -
Warwickshire - 5 £475 -
West Yorkshire +16 4 £450 +12.50% 1
Leeds +13 4 £450 +12.50% 1
West Sussex +5 4 £388 -20.91%
Liverpool +4 4 £310 -25.97% 2
Merseyside +3 4 £310 -25.97% 2
Derbyshire -2 4 £300 -4.00% 2
Hertfordshire -2 4 £175 -56.25%
Bolton - 4 £383 -

NetApp
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 309 (63.32%) VMware
2 267 (54.71%) Windows
3 205 (42.01%) SAN
4 187 (38.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 183 (37.50%) Cisco
5 183 (37.50%) Linux
6 153 (31.35%) Microsoft
7 151 (30.94%) Active Directory
8 139 (28.48%) Windows Server
9 107 (21.93%) Unix
10 105 (21.52%) EMC
11 104 (21.31%) Windows Server 2008
12 103 (21.11%) IBM
12 103 (21.11%) Data Centre
13 99 (20.29%) Oracle
14 95 (19.47%) NAS
15 94 (19.26%) SQL Server
16 92 (18.85%) ITIL
17 88 (18.03%) Solaris
18 86 (17.62%) Finance
19 85 (17.42%) Firewall
20 84 (17.21%) Windows Server 2012
21 81 (16.60%) Red Hat
22 80 (16.39%) HP
22 80 (16.39%) MS Exchange
23 73 (14.96%) Hyper-V
24 72 (14.75%) PowerShell
25 68 (13.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 68 (13.93%) Citrix
26 65 (13.32%) Disaster Recovery

NetApp
Top Related 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 (16.39%) MS Exchange
2 58 (11.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (6.15%) Apache
4 23 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (4.71%) Skype for Business
5 19 (3.89%) Tomcat
6 14 (2.87%) IIS
7 11 (2.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 11 (2.25%) SharePoint
7 11 (2.25%) WebSphere
8 10 (2.05%) DataSynapse
8 10 (2.05%) Oracle Coherence
9 9 (1.84%) JBoss
10 8 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (1.23%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.61%) SAS
14 2 (0.41%) iPlanet
14 2 (0.41%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 46 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.25%) MS Office
3 9 (1.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.61%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.20%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (4.10%) Office 365
4 10 (2.05%) IaaS
5 7 (1.43%) SaaS
6 4 (0.82%) IBM PureFlex
6 4 (0.82%) PaaS
7 3 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.41%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.20%) G Suite
9 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 205 (42.01%) SAN
2 95 (19.47%) NAS
3 85 (17.42%) Firewall
4 57 (11.68%) DNS
5 52 (10.66%) LAN
5 52 (10.66%) WAN
6 40 (8.20%) DHCP
7 32 (6.56%) iSCSI
8 29 (5.94%) LDAP
9 27 (5.53%) TCP/IP
9 27 (5.53%) VoIP
10 25 (5.12%) VLAN
11 22 (4.51%) Fibre Channel
12 21 (4.30%) SSH
13 19 (3.89%) Internet
14 17 (3.48%) FTP
15 16 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (3.28%) Skype
16 15 (3.07%) FCoE
17 14 (2.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (19.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.66%) Hadoop
4 12 (2.46%) InterSystems Cache
4 12 (2.46%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.05%) HBase
6 8 (1.64%) DB2
6 8 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.02%) DB2 UDB
8 5 (1.02%) OLTP
9 4 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.41%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (0.61%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.41%) JMeter
3 2 (0.41%) JUnit
3 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.20%) GoCD
4 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.20%) MSI
4 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 86 (17.62%) Finance
2 27 (5.53%) Banking
3 17 (3.48%) Law
4 10 (2.05%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.43%) Back Office
6 5 (1.02%) Publishing
6 5 (1.02%) Retail
7 4 (0.82%) Local Government
8 3 (0.61%) Electronics
8 3 (0.61%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.41%) Advertising
9 2 (0.41%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Legal
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) Games
10 1 (0.20%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (16.39%) Administrator
2 64 (13.11%) Architect
3 50 (10.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 39 (7.99%) Analyst
5 34 (6.97%) Unix Administrator
6 33 (6.76%) Consultant
7 32 (6.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 31 (6.35%) Storage Engineer
8 31 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
9 28 (5.74%) Linux Administrator
10 26 (5.33%) DBA
11 25 (5.12%) Server Engineer
12 20 (4.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 19 (3.89%) Support Engineer
13 19 (3.89%) Windows Engineer
14 18 (3.69%) Storage Administrator
15 16 (3.28%) Cisco Engineer
15 16 (3.28%) Linux Engineer
15 16 (3.28%) Solaris Administrator
15 16 (3.28%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.94%) XML
2 21 (4.30%) Web Services
3 14 (2.87%) XSLT
4 13 (2.66%) HTML
5 11 (2.25%) Middleware
6 10 (2.05%) Rendezvous
7 5 (1.02%) SAML
8 4 (0.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (0.61%) COM
9 3 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.61%) WAP
10 2 (0.41%) J2EE
10 2 (0.41%) JSON
10 2 (0.41%) JSP
10 2 (0.41%) Memcached
10 2 (0.41%) REST
10 2 (0.41%) SOAP
11 1 (0.20%) .NET
11 1 (0.20%) Java SE
11 1 (0.20%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 103 (21.11%) Data Centre
2 37 (7.58%) Replication
3 33 (6.76%) Enterprise Storage
4 30 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (6.15%) EMC VNX
5 24 (4.92%) Clustering
6 18 (3.69%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.69%) FlexPod
7 16 (3.28%) Mainframe
8 15 (3.07%) EMC VMAX
9 13 (2.66%) IBM Mainframe
9 13 (2.66%) Symmetrix
10 12 (2.46%) Hybrid Cloud
11 11 (2.25%) CLARiiON
11 11 (2.25%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.84%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (1.64%) Public Cloud
14 7 (1.43%) Private Cloud
14 7 (1.43%) Symmetrix DMX
15 6 (1.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 267 (54.71%) Windows
2 183 (37.50%) Linux
3 139 (28.48%) Windows Server
4 107 (21.93%) Unix
5 104 (21.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 88 (18.03%) Solaris
7 84 (17.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 68 (13.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 35 (7.17%) Windows 7
10 31 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (5.33%) AIX
12 25 (5.12%) Data ONTAP
13 15 (3.07%) SUSE
14 13 (2.66%) Oracle Linux
15 12 (2.46%) CentOS
16 10 (2.05%) HPUX
17 7 (1.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 7 (1.43%) VMS
18 4 (0.82%) Windows 8
19 3 (0.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (18.85%) ITIL
2 65 (13.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 45 (9.22%) Migration
4 31 (6.35%) DevOps
5 29 (5.94%) Change Management
6 28 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (4.92%) Service Management
8 23 (4.71%) High Availability
8 23 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (4.51%) Configuration Management
10 21 (4.30%) Capacity Management
11 20 (4.10%) IT Strategy
12 19 (3.89%) Capacity Planning
13 18 (3.69%) ITIL V3
14 16 (3.28%) Service Delivery
15 15 (3.07%) Change Control
15 15 (3.07%) Problem Management
16 14 (2.87%) Load Balancing
16 14 (2.87%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (2.66%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (14.75%) PowerShell
2 59 (12.09%) SQL
3 44 (9.02%) Perl
4 33 (6.76%) Shell Script
5 27 (5.53%) Python
6 26 (5.33%) Java
7 24 (4.92%) Bash Shell
7 24 (4.92%) VBScript
8 14 (2.87%) JavaScript
9 13 (2.66%) Ruby
10 7 (1.43%) Korn
10 7 (1.43%) VB
11 5 (1.02%) AWK
11 5 (1.02%) C
12 2 (0.41%) VB6
12 2 (0.41%) XPath
13 1 (0.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 57 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (7.79%) MCSE
3 29 (5.94%) Degree
4 24 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (4.71%) MCSA
5 23 (4.71%) Security Cleared
6 19 (3.89%) SC Cleared
7 18 (3.69%) MCITP
8 15 (3.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (2.87%) CCNA
10 6 (1.23%) CCNP
10 6 (1.23%) NCDA
10 6 (1.23%) NCIE
11 5 (1.02%) RHCE
12 3 (0.61%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.61%) MCSD
12 3 (0.61%) VCAP
13 2 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.41%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.12%) SLA
2 12 (2.46%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.64%) PA-DSS
4 6 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.41%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.20%) GCP
6 1 (0.20%) HIPAA
System Software
1 187 (38.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 151 (30.94%) Active Directory
3 73 (14.96%) Hyper-V
4 60 (12.30%) NFS
5 49 (10.04%) vSphere
6 35 (7.17%) XenApp
7 34 (6.97%) VMware ESX
8 28 (5.74%) SRDF
9 27 (5.53%) Virtual Machines
10 26 (5.33%) Virtual Servers
10 26 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
11 25 (5.12%) Oracle RAC
12 23 (4.71%) Veritas File System
13 18 (3.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 11 (2.25%) KVM
14 11 (2.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 11 (2.25%) Xen
15 6 (1.23%) ProxySG
16 5 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 5 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 39 (7.99%) NetBackup
2 36 (7.38%) SCCM
3 29 (5.94%) Puppet
4 27 (5.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 25 (5.12%) Nagios
6 22 (4.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 21 (4.30%) SCOM
8 20 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
9 18 (3.69%) Ansible
10 11 (2.25%) Backup Exec
11 10 (2.05%) EMC Navisphere
12 9 (1.84%) WSUS
13 8 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
13 8 (1.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 7 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
14 7 (1.43%) Microsoft Clustering
14 7 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
15 6 (1.23%) HP Data Protector
15 6 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 6 (1.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 309 (63.32%) VMware
2 183 (37.50%) Cisco
3 153 (31.35%) Microsoft
4 105 (21.52%) EMC
5 103 (21.11%) IBM
6 99 (20.29%) Oracle
7 81 (16.60%) Red Hat
8 80 (16.39%) HP
9 68 (13.93%) Citrix
10 41 (8.40%) Sun
11 40 (8.20%) Brocade
12 39 (7.99%) Veritas
13 29 (5.94%) CommVault
14 26 (5.33%) 3PAR
14 26 (5.33%) Dell
15 24 (4.92%) Symantec
16 20 (4.10%) Sybase
17 18 (3.69%) CheckPoint
17 18 (3.69%) Intel
18 16 (3.28%) F5
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