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 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 104 115 118
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing NAS 5 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.12% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.01% 0.57% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -15.38%
NAS
South East

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
495 528 656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.10% 21.15% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 284 273
Median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £481 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 17
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.31 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 5 December 2016.

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 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Slough - 1 £350 -
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
5 2 (25.00%) VXLAN
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) IGMP
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
5 2 (25.00%) VLAN
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) NetApp
6 1 (12.50%) Veritas
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat

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
2 1 (12.50%) iPlanet
2 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) IGMP
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) VXLAN
4 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
4 1 (12.50%) FTP
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) SSH
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAN Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Grid Computing
2 1 (12.50%) HP Storage
2 1 (12.50%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) QMS
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) 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 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 1 (12.50%) BEA
4 1 (12.50%) BMC
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Opsware
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Qualys
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas
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