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 28 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.

NetApp
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 395 306 321
Rank change year-on-year -89 +15  
Contract jobs citing NetApp 220 393 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.73% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 1.11% 1.68% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 259 223
Median daily rate £363 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.75% -2.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -16.12% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 8
Median hourly rate £51.00 £50.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +112.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £19.20 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.20 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £50.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year -24.50% +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 19880 23441 24407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.09% 43.75% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12294 14240 13819
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 708 804 1038
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.25% +11.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +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 28 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 28 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 28 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 -92 205 £381 -1.61% 49
London -53 78 £425 +7.59% 23
South East -47 43 £330 -17.50% 5
City of London -28 20 £425 +3.03% 7
West Midlands +21 17 £413 +23.13%
North West +18 16 £350 +9.37% 9
South West -25 16 £250 -33.33% 1
Hampshire +6 14 £330 -47.20% 3
Yorkshire +12 13 £406 +62.50% 1
Surrey -7 11 £475 +11.76% 1
East Midlands -6 10 £300 -15.78% 8
Scotland +31 9 £250 -39.13% 2
Manchester +8 9 £375 +50.00% 3
Berkshire +7 9 £289 -20.34% 1
Bristol -9 9 £352 -6.13%
Hook - 8 £315 - 1
South Yorkshire +4 7 £325 -38.09%
Birmingham +3 7 £413 -
East of England -10 7 £300 -22.58%
Gloucestershire +8 5 £205 -
Gloucester +2 5 £205 -
West Yorkshire +10 4 £450 +12.50% 1
West Sussex +10 4 £388 -20.91%
Leeds +9 4 £450 +12.50% 1
Merseyside +4 4 £310 -25.97% 2
Liverpool +3 4 £310 -25.97% 2
Hertfordshire +2 4 £175 -56.25%
Derbyshire -6 4 £300 -4.00% 2
Bolton - 4 £383 -
Edinburgh - 4 - -

NetApp
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 304 (62.42%) VMware
2 264 (54.21%) Windows
3 207 (42.51%) SAN
4 184 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 182 (37.37%) Cisco
6 180 (36.96%) Linux
7 151 (31.01%) Active Directory
8 150 (30.80%) Microsoft
9 139 (28.54%) Windows Server
10 108 (22.18%) EMC
11 106 (21.77%) Unix
12 103 (21.15%) IBM
12 103 (21.15%) Data Centre
13 99 (20.33%) Oracle
13 99 (20.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 95 (19.51%) SQL Server
14 95 (19.51%) NAS
15 90 (18.48%) ITIL
16 89 (18.28%) Solaris
17 87 (17.86%) Finance
18 84 (17.25%) Firewall
19 81 (16.63%) MS Exchange
20 80 (16.43%) HP
20 80 (16.43%) Red Hat
21 79 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
22 74 (15.20%) Hyper-V
23 73 (14.99%) PowerShell
24 70 (14.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 69 (14.17%) Citrix
26 65 (13.35%) Disaster Recovery

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 81 (16.63%) MS Exchange
2 57 (11.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (5.95%) Apache
4 24 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (4.72%) Skype for Business
6 19 (3.90%) Tomcat
7 15 (3.08%) IIS
8 12 (2.46%) SharePoint
9 11 (2.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 11 (2.26%) WebSphere
10 10 (2.05%) DataSynapse
10 10 (2.05%) Oracle Coherence
11 9 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (1.64%) JBoss
13 6 (1.23%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.62%) SAS
16 2 (0.41%) iPlanet
16 2 (0.41%) MQSeries
16 2 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 42 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.26%) MS Office
3 8 (1.64%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.62%) MS Project
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.21%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 37 (7.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (7.39%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (4.31%) Office 365
4 7 (1.44%) IaaS
4 7 (1.44%) SaaS
5 4 (0.82%) IBM PureFlex
5 4 (0.82%) PaaS
6 3 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.41%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.41%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.21%) G Suite
8 1 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 207 (42.51%) SAN
2 95 (19.51%) NAS
3 84 (17.25%) Firewall
4 58 (11.91%) DNS
5 53 (10.88%) LAN
5 53 (10.88%) WAN
6 41 (8.42%) DHCP
7 32 (6.57%) iSCSI
8 29 (5.95%) LDAP
9 28 (5.75%) TCP/IP
10 26 (5.34%) VLAN
10 26 (5.34%) VoIP
11 22 (4.52%) Fibre Channel
12 21 (4.31%) SSH
13 19 (3.90%) Internet
14 18 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
15 17 (3.49%) FTP
16 16 (3.29%) Skype
17 15 (3.08%) FCoE
18 14 (2.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.67%) 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 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.03%) DB2 UDB
8 5 (1.03%) 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 (0.62%) 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 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (0.62%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.41%) JMeter
3 2 (0.41%) JUnit
3 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.21%) GoCD
4 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.21%) MSI
4 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 87 (17.86%) Finance
2 28 (5.75%) Banking
3 16 (3.29%) Law
4 10 (2.05%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.03%) Publishing
5 5 (1.03%) Retail
6 4 (0.82%) Back Office
6 4 (0.82%) Local Government
7 3 (0.62%) Electronics
7 3 (0.62%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.62%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.41%) Advertising
8 2 (0.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.21%) Billing
9 1 (0.21%) Games
9 1 (0.21%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.21%) Military
9 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (16.84%) Administrator
2 63 (12.94%) Architect
3 50 (10.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 39 (8.01%) Analyst
5 34 (6.98%) Consultant
5 34 (6.98%) Unix Administrator
6 31 (6.37%) Infrastructure Architect
6 31 (6.37%) Storage Engineer
6 31 (6.37%) Systems Administrator
7 28 (5.75%) Linux Administrator
8 26 (5.34%) DBA
9 25 (5.13%) Server Engineer
10 20 (4.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 19 (3.90%) Windows Engineer
12 18 (3.70%) Storage Administrator
12 18 (3.70%) Support Engineer
13 16 (3.29%) Cisco Engineer
13 16 (3.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 16 (3.29%) Linux Engineer
13 16 (3.29%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.95%) XML
2 21 (4.31%) Web Services
3 14 (2.87%) XSLT
4 13 (2.67%) HTML
5 11 (2.26%) Middleware
6 10 (2.05%) Rendezvous
7 5 (1.03%) SAML
8 4 (0.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (0.62%) COM
9 3 (0.62%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.62%) 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 (0.21%) .NET
11 1 (0.21%) Java SE
11 1 (0.21%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 103 (21.15%) Data Centre
2 37 (7.60%) Replication
3 35 (7.19%) Enterprise Storage
4 32 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (5.95%) EMC VNX
6 25 (5.13%) Clustering
7 18 (3.70%) FlexPod
8 17 (3.49%) Computer Science
9 15 (3.08%) Mainframe
10 14 (2.87%) EMC VMAX
11 13 (2.67%) Symmetrix
12 12 (2.46%) Hybrid Cloud
12 12 (2.46%) IBM Mainframe
13 11 (2.26%) CLARiiON
13 11 (2.26%) Management Information System
14 9 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
15 8 (1.64%) Public Cloud
16 7 (1.44%) Private Cloud
16 7 (1.44%) Symmetrix DMX
17 6 (1.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 264 (54.21%) Windows
2 180 (36.96%) Linux
3 139 (28.54%) Windows Server
4 106 (21.77%) Unix
5 99 (20.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 89 (18.28%) Solaris
7 79 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 70 (14.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (6.98%) Windows 7
10 32 (6.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (5.13%) AIX
11 25 (5.13%) Data ONTAP
12 15 (3.08%) SUSE
13 13 (2.67%) Oracle Linux
14 12 (2.46%) CentOS
15 10 (2.05%) HPUX
16 7 (1.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 7 (1.44%) VMS
17 4 (0.82%) Windows 8
18 3 (0.62%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (18.48%) ITIL
2 65 (13.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 41 (8.42%) Migration
4 30 (6.16%) DevOps
5 29 (5.95%) Change Management
6 28 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (5.13%) Service Management
8 24 (4.93%) High Availability
9 23 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
10 22 (4.52%) Capacity Management
10 22 (4.52%) Configuration Management
11 20 (4.11%) IT Strategy
12 19 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
13 18 (3.70%) ITIL V3
14 16 (3.29%) Service Delivery
15 15 (3.08%) Change Control
15 15 (3.08%) Problem Management
16 14 (2.87%) Load Balancing
16 14 (2.87%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (2.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (14.99%) PowerShell
2 59 (12.11%) SQL
3 46 (9.45%) Perl
4 32 (6.57%) Shell Script
5 27 (5.54%) Python
6 26 (5.34%) Java
7 24 (4.93%) Bash Shell
7 24 (4.93%) VBScript
8 14 (2.87%) JavaScript
9 13 (2.67%) Ruby
10 7 (1.44%) Korn
10 7 (1.44%) VB
11 5 (1.03%) AWK
11 5 (1.03%) C
12 2 (0.41%) VB6
12 2 (0.41%) XPath
13 1 (0.21%) C#
Qualifications
1 57 (11.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (7.80%) MCSE
3 28 (5.75%) Degree
4 24 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (4.93%) Security Cleared
5 23 (4.72%) MCSA
6 20 (4.11%) SC Cleared
7 18 (3.70%) MCITP
8 15 (3.08%) 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 (1.03%) RHCE
12 3 (0.62%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.62%) MCSD
12 3 (0.62%) VCAP
13 2 (0.41%) VCP5
13 2 (0.41%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.13%) SLA
2 11 (2.26%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.44%) PA-DSS
4 6 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.41%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.21%) GCP
6 1 (0.21%) HIPAA
System Software
1 184 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 151 (31.01%) Active Directory
3 74 (15.20%) Hyper-V
4 60 (12.32%) NFS
5 45 (9.24%) vSphere
6 36 (7.39%) XenApp
7 34 (6.98%) VMware ESX
8 28 (5.75%) SRDF
9 27 (5.54%) VMware ESXi
10 26 (5.34%) Virtual Servers
11 25 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
12 24 (4.93%) Virtual Machines
13 23 (4.72%) Veritas File System
14 18 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 11 (2.26%) KVM
15 11 (2.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 11 (2.26%) Xen
16 6 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 6 (1.23%) ProxySG
17 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 43 (8.83%) NetBackup
2 36 (7.39%) SCCM
3 29 (5.95%) Puppet
4 27 (5.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 25 (5.13%) Nagios
6 22 (4.52%) SCOM
6 22 (4.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 20 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (3.70%) Ansible
9 11 (2.26%) Backup Exec
10 10 (2.05%) EMC Navisphere
11 9 (1.85%) WSUS
12 8 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
12 8 (1.64%) Failover Clustering
12 8 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
13 7 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
14 6 (1.23%) HP Data Protector
14 6 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 6 (1.23%) SnapMirror
14 6 (1.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 304 (62.42%) VMware
2 182 (37.37%) Cisco
3 150 (30.80%) Microsoft
4 108 (22.18%) EMC
5 103 (21.15%) IBM
6 99 (20.33%) Oracle
7 80 (16.43%) HP
7 80 (16.43%) Red Hat
8 69 (14.17%) Citrix
9 42 (8.62%) Brocade
10 41 (8.42%) Sun
11 40 (8.21%) Veritas
12 29 (5.95%) CommVault
13 28 (5.75%) Dell
14 26 (5.34%) 3PAR
15 24 (4.93%) Symantec
16 20 (4.11%) Sybase
17 18 (3.70%) CheckPoint
17 18 (3.70%) Intel
18 16 (3.29%) F5
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Networking People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £275 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £475 to £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago