The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 99 115 124
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +9
Contract jobs citing NAS 5 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.39% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 1.77% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Median daily rate £450 £388 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +20.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £396 £333
% change year-on-year
-11.67% +19.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £63.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.81% -53.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
436 565 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.05% 22.27% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 289 327
Median daily rate £374 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £26.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.20%

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing NAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

NAS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NAS across the Berkshire region.

NAS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

NAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NAS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

NAS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

NAS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NAS across the Berkshire region.

NAS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

NAS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NAS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Newbury - 3 £450 -
Slough - 1 £350 -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NAS 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for NAS.

1 5 (62.50%) SAN
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) Remedy
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) BMC
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) QA
3 3 (37.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) Project Governance
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Team
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) VXLAN
4 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) IGMP

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) IGMP
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) OSS Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SAN Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Governance
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) BMC
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Remedy
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Extreme Networks