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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 119 105 120
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Contract jobs citing NAS 4 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 1.15% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Median daily rate £300 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -15.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £316
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £20.25 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-7.95% -45.00%
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
548 607 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.25% 24.65% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 240 206
Median daily rate £363 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £476 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 13
Median hourly rate £14.50 £36.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.72% +105.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +38.88%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NAS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

NAS Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 June 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
Newbury -4 1 - -
Bracknell -5 1 - -
Reading -7 1 £300 -25.00% 1
NAS
South East

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 12 (92.31%) SAN
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) EMC
6 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (23.08%) Brocade
7 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) CentOS
7 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
7 3 (23.08%) vSphere
7 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (23.08%) HP
7 3 (23.08%) NFS
7 3 (23.08%) DNS
7 3 (23.08%) Sun
7 3 (23.08%) Replication
7 3 (23.08%) NetApp
7 3 (23.08%) StorageTek

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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
1 1 (7.69%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) Intranet
5 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) EMC Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) SAN Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) SAN Support
2 3 (23.08%) Storage Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Storage Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) ELK Stack
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (23.08%) Replication
4 2 (15.38%) Clustering
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) CentOS
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Solaris
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Debian
6 1 (7.69%) Fedora
6 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) VCP5
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) NFS
3 3 (23.08%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) vCloud
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (7.69%) Docker
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.69%) KVM
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (7.69%) Postfix
5 1 (7.69%) qmail
5 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
5 1 (7.69%) Varnish
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.69%) Ansible
3 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.69%) Bacula
3 1 (7.69%) Cacti
3 1 (7.69%) cPanel
3 1 (7.69%) Grafana
3 1 (7.69%) Graphite
3 1 (7.69%) Kibana
3 1 (7.69%) logstash
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) Plesk
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (7.69%) Salt
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) Simpana
3 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) EMC
3 3 (23.08%) Brocade
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) NetApp
3 3 (23.08%) StorageTek
3 3 (23.08%) Sun
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) CommVault
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Hitachi
5 1 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
5 1 (7.69%) Rackspace
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