Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 November 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 200 153
Rank change year-on-year +47 -47 +1
Contract jobs citing NetApp 35 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.72% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.63% 0.52% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 15
West Midlands median daily rate £295 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.06% +20.00% +44.58%
10th Percentile £161 £270 £170
90th Percentile £411 £451 £465
England median daily rate £361 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -9.69% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.86 £24.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.19% - -
England median hourly rate £14.50 £23.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -37.63% +3.33% -14.29%

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 advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2153 2912 2146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.51% 47.00% 43.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1287 1586 1073
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £207 £250 £215
90th Percentile £575 £550 £540
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 93 138
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.82 £14.50 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.10% -8.52% -
10th Percentile £10.83 £10.32 £10.74
90th Percentile £48.38 £24.95 £33.34
England median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.21% -2.86% +6.06%

NetApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing NetApp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for NetApp in the West Midlands

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NetApp in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for NetApp in the West Midlands

NetApp
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NetApp in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NetApp in the West Midlands

NetApp
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NetApp in the West Midlands

NetApp
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NetApp within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +13 13 £310 +7.83% 2
Wolverhampton - 6 £113 -
Coventry - 5 £173 - 4
Dudley - 5 £268 -
Warwickshire +6 2 £370 -32.73% 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Smethwick - 1 £295 -
NetApp
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for NetApp.

1 26 (74.29%) VMware
2 25 (71.43%) Windows
3 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
4 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
4 18 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (45.71%) Data Centre
6 15 (42.86%) Cisco
6 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 13 (37.14%) Linux
7 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
8 12 (34.29%) IBM
8 12 (34.29%) McAfee
8 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
8 12 (34.29%) WSUS
9 10 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
9 10 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (28.57%) Wyse
9 10 (28.57%) Fat Client
9 10 (28.57%) SCCM
9 10 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (28.57%) Blackberry
9 10 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 10 (28.57%) Thin Client
9 10 (28.57%) Terminal Services
9 10 (28.57%) Symantec
9 10 (28.57%) SafeCom
9 10 (28.57%) Software Deployment
9 10 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
10 9 (25.71%) SAN
10 9 (25.71%) ITIL

NetApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.86%) Apache
5 1 (2.86%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (2.86%) JBoss
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.86%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) SAN
2 2 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (5.71%) NAS
2 2 (5.71%) SSL
2 2 (5.71%) TACACS
3 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Data Centre Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Operations Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Linux Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Storage Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (2.86%) Apache Camel
1 1 (2.86%) Kafka
1 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (2.86%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Data Centre
2 10 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 10 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 10 (28.57%) Thin Client
3 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (17.14%) Unix
4 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.71%) Solaris
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) HPUX
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
1 10 (28.57%) Software Deployment
2 9 (25.71%) ITIL
3 8 (22.86%) Incident Management
3 8 (22.86%) Service Delivery
4 6 (17.14%) Asset Management
4 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
4 6 (17.14%) Data Centre Operations
4 6 (17.14%) High Availability
4 6 (17.14%) Integration Testing
4 6 (17.14%) Line Management
4 6 (17.14%) Network Management
4 6 (17.14%) Statistics
5 5 (14.29%) Service Management
6 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
7 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
7 3 (8.57%) Security Patching
8 2 (5.71%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Korn
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) RHCE
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (14.29%) Degree
3 4 (11.43%) MCSE
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 18 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
4 10 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (28.57%) Terminal Services
4 10 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (11.43%) vSphere
6 3 (8.57%) XenApp
7 2 (5.71%) NFS
7 2 (5.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) WSUS
2 10 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (28.57%) SafeCom
2 10 (28.57%) SCCM
3 3 (8.57%) SCOM
4 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco LMS
4 2 (5.71%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) VMware
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 15 (42.86%) Cisco
4 12 (34.29%) IBM
4 12 (34.29%) McAfee
5 10 (28.57%) Symantec
5 10 (28.57%) Wyse
6 7 (20.00%) Dell
7 6 (17.14%) Citrix
7 6 (17.14%) EMC
8 5 (14.29%) 3PAR
9 4 (11.43%) HP
9 4 (11.43%) Meraki
9 4 (11.43%) Oracle
10 3 (8.57%) CommVault
10 3 (8.57%) Hitachi
11 2 (5.71%) F5
11 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
11 2 (5.71%) Sun
11 2 (5.71%) Veritas